June 2019

Amazon launches personalization services for marketers

Amazon Web Services is rolling out Amazon Personalize, a tool powered by artificial intelligence and machine learning that will enable brands to personalize everything.


Android phones now have Google Assistant to navigate Waze

Drivers can now use Google Assistant to monitor traffic, report accidents, find alternate routes as well as make calls and messages.


Luxury brands raise the bar for digital campaigns

Luxury brands like Louis Vuitton and Gucci are changing the digital advertising landscape, spending half of their advertising budgets on digital campaigns.


Federations raise concerns about ICASA’s draft sports broadcasting amendments

A potential negative impact on their finances, not enough consultation, and a lack of clarifying language in the legislation, are the main concerns for sports bodies.

The Media Online

Slow migration leaves Discovery Bank clients frustrated

The digital bank calls for patience as it “slowly and responsibly” migrates its existing customers to the new banking facility.