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Facebook launches easy video chat – make sure you’re looking good

Facebook has just launched their new video chat (powered by Skype). Get it here – http://www.facebook.com/videocalling Following their message and group chat updates over the last few months, video chat is the latest in facebook’s communications arsenal. It’s powered by Skype, … Continue reading

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Are we in a social media bubble? #SMWF

Today’s session at the Social Media World Forum (Africa) on Social Media Start Ups addressed the question: Are we in a social media bubble? This is what some of the speakers had to say … (Full list of panelists below) … Continue reading

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Social Media World Africa Forum this week! #SMWF

On Wednesday, I’ll be at the Social Media World Africa Forum for their exciting line up. See the full agenda here and the speakers here. Track highlights include: • Integrating social media into your marketing plan, and building your social media … Continue reading

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Facebook places arrives – check yourself in

Facebook has thrown it’s hat into the ring with location based services and launched Facebook Places. It looks an awful lot like foursquare and gowalla, but of course it’s revolutionized the location based game, because facebook is the most popular … Continue reading

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Where do facebook’s 500 million come from?

This week, facebook announced that “500 million people all around the world are actively using Facebook to stay connected with their friends and the people around them”. Where do these 500 million live? Are you surprised to find out they’re not … Continue reading

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Get in on the conversation

Last week’s political fiascos (gosh, the choice of links is dazzling — Malema, Terre’Blanche, Visagie … or Malema?) brought a new kind of revolution to the social media landscape in South Africa. The frenzy of activity in a week of political theatrics brought new … Continue reading

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