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#Facebook is now charging users for some of its services that used to be free

When I published a post on the unavoidable demise of the freemium era a month ago, I did not realise how imminent this was, and how pervasive it was also becoming. You can also read: A new trend shows #freemium days are numbered I got a shock of my life...

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InMarketingSpeak blog’s 2012 in review

InMarketingSpeak's 2012 performance review ...

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Xmas Q: Is the 73% price difference between iPhone 4 and iPhone 5 worth it?

I am due to replace my old iPhone 3G with a new handset. I plan to buy another iPhone - for cash. This requires that I think clearly about price I am willing to pay. My preference is iPhone 5, but the iStore's print advert...

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ANC’s 53rd Elective Conference in Pictures

The 53rd ANC Elective Conference was highly successful on social media, trending consecutively on Twitter from Tuesday the 11th of December, and it continues as I am posting this article. The country's ruling party, and oldest liberation movement in the continent, got its own social...

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Is iTunes going to put the last nail in SA music CD market’s coffin?

The iTunes store finally launched in South Africa on the 4th of December. Some 12 days after the fanfair relating to the news, an article appeared in the Business Day of this past Sunday, titled "music retailers unfazed by SA iTunes", and this caught...

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Macufe 2012 social networking provides great insights

In this post, I share with you Facebook and Twitter highlights based on our social analytics relating to the recent Macufe 2012 event's 15th anniversary, with an estimated 170 000 revelers attending from all over the country, the continent and the rest of the...

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