Steve Jobs: a “ding in the universe”

Just after legendary Apple founder Steve Jobs passed away earlier this month, immedia CEO Anice Hassim wrote a tribute to the icon from an African point-of-view.

immedia blazes a trail at mLab launch

Proof of immedia’s trailblazing achievements within South Africa’s mobile market, was our attendance at the recent launch of the first mLab in Southern Africa which aims to boost the growth of mobile applications throughout southern Africa by providing services and support to mobile developers, innovators and entrepreneurs.

Is your digital agency about thought creation or regurgitation?

Are you surrounded by talkers or doers when it comes to getting into the digital space? You may know the type that just sits there pontificating about this that or the other but when push comes to shove, doesn’t deliver the goods. We definitely know them; hell we’ve even had to work with them from time to time but immedia CEO Anice Hassim says it’s time to embrace a breath of fresh new digital air…

immedia newsletter: September 2011

In this month’s issue, immedia CEO Anice Hassim tells us how all too often he comes into contact with clients who’ve been burned by agencies intent on talking, but not walking the ‘digital path’. Are you surrounded by talkers or doers when it comes to getting into the digital space?

immedia newsletter: July 2011

immedia is committed to positioning Africa as the global epicentre for app development, complete with a set of rich African values that tell the world exactly what we’re about in an elegant, innovative manner. This, as our CEO Anice Hassim says in his column, is a significant position to be in, given that global app downloads are running above 31-million per day.

There’s a new style agency in town!

Establishing an app dev studio in South Africa is challenging, no matter what the resources you have at your disposal. It really is time for the media industry to stop living in denial.

The App vs. Mobi site debate gets ugly – well actually… just realistic!

We’re often asked the question by clients why they should invest in an App when a mobi site will do just the same job at a lower cost. One such occasion arose recently when immedia held an App workshop at a large financial institution.

immedia newsletter: March 2011

This month has seen a sea of changes at immedia with a shift in management, accompanied by a number of other key strategic promotions and appointments within the company.

immedia newsletter: January 2011

It’s a couple of weeks now since we all dragged ourselves back to work or maybe you hopped, skipped and jumped your way back into the office because you couldn’t wait to start the year? We’re feeling energised and ready to take 2011 by storm.

immedia newsletter: September 2010

Bright new beginnings are what Spring is all about but they’re also what’s driving immedia right now as our new office space takes shape on the crest of one of Durban’s hottest locations: Ridgeside. September also marks the local launch of the new Apple iPhone 4 that’ll be available from the end of the month.

The iPod’s second coming

It’s the start of a busy gadget season that usually kicks off with a frisson of excitement with a certain ‘fruit’ company’s music product refreshes. Last week, Apple sent out invitations that simply have a guitar with an Apple logo replacing the soundhole on it, inviting the media to a Stevenote this Wednesday, 1 September 2010.