DigitLab, representing digital innovation at the Loeries.

We are proud to announce that our work with SA CAN in creating the TrackBox Emergency Response App has earned us a finalist spot in the Loeries' Digital and Interactive Communication category.


Digital Swarm, another successful Digital Marketing event in Durban.

Hosted at the beautiful Vega Durban campus, 2017's second Digital Swarm was a success. Yet again, all the Digital Swarm tickets sold out in less than 24 hours.


Can We Control Fake News And Its Effect On Business?

Recently, there has been an increase in fake news stories and websites, which is concerning. Research done by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism suggests that 51% of people with online access use social media as their primary news source.


Progressive Web Apps Are Taking On Native Apps.

With mobile devices, the two most common ways of accessing information is either through an app or through the web via a browser. However, the web has recently taken strides to compete with native apps. Over the last couple of months, the web has been developing and changing in an effort to compete with native apps, including developing icons that live on mobile devices which can be managed like any other app, allowing access to the mobile device’s built-in functions, such as Bluetooth, GPS and the device’s camera.


Calm over the horizon

Many years ago, I worked for my parents who own a video production company. Because it is a family business, you inevitably end up wearing many hats and being the czar of many different jobs. I mainly managed projects and worked as a video editor. On production, there were times that I was called on to work as an audio tech and was made to wear headphones on long production days. In those days, having a really good set of headphones that picked up every nuance of sound was essential to making sure the client got what they needed.