Facebook takes on Mxit, WhatsApp in SMS app market

The world’s social networking giant, Facebook, announced today that it is adding a new feature to its Messenger application – starting with the Android version. In a move that could be seen as one in direct competition with other short message service chat applications such as South African-based Mxit and fellow States compatriot, WhatsApp, Facebook … Continue reading “Facebook takes on Mxit, WhatsApp in SMS app market”

Trevor Manuel takes national dialogue to Mxit

Pretoria – On the eve of Freedom Day, the National Planning Commission (NPC) has launched a national dialogue aimed at the youth on the social media platform Mxit. The dialogue aims to reach a massive youth audience that does not have easy access to computers and the internet. “It is time for young people as … Continue reading “Trevor Manuel takes national dialogue to Mxit”