Mxit mySafety Application

Mxit mySafety Application

Last week Mxit Reach launched the mySafety Application on Mxit providing its users access to counseling, emergency and information services address violence against women and children in South Africa. In the first 24 hours of the app going live more than 30,000 users downloaded the application and interacting with its services. This is another great …

+ Read More

Share
Mxit and RLabs launched movies on Feature Phones

Mxit and RLabs launched movies on Feature Phones

Today was a big day for one of our 2013 incubatees, Cinemo, who launched the first full length feature film on the Mxit platform. A Lucky Man, a film about Ernie ‘Lastig’ Solomon, the legendary ex-gang boss, is the first full-length feature film to premiere exclusively on a social network. Mxit users can download the …

+ Read More

Share
Three lessons I’ve learned at Mxit in developing a Social Good Application

Three lessons I’ve learned at Mxit in developing a Social Good Application

Over the last few months I’ve had the privilege to work with the greatest minds in technology in South Africa at Mxit. Seeing how Mxit, Africa’s largest mobile social network, are being used for social change has always fascinated me hence for the work I’ve been doing at RLabs. It is seeing millions of people …

+ Read More

Share
Launch Pad: Apply for RLabs Innovation Incubator and Accelerator 2013

Launch Pad: Apply for RLabs Innovation Incubator and Accelerator 2013

After an exciting launch last month RLabs is now accepting applications for the Innovation Incubator & Accelerator 2013 cycle. We are looking for 5 social innovators who would like to take their idea to market and change the world doing so. The venue for incubation will be at the RLabs offices in Bridgetown, Cape Town …

+ Read More

Share
Breaking News: RLabs and Bertha Foundation launches Kukua Fund for Social Entrepreneurs

Breaking News: RLabs and Bertha Foundation launches Kukua Fund for Social Entrepreneurs

RLabs have partnered with Bertha Foundation to launch an impact investment fund (Kukua Fund)to discover and invest in Africa’s high potential internet and mobile start-ups driving social change. The fund will provide micro investments to startups of up to US$25,000, human capital and mentorship, access to networks as well as business development. According to Marlon …

+ Read More

Share
The rise and fall of SMS

The rise and fall of SMS

Interesting presentation by RLabs partners mobileYouth on the rise and fall of SMS. (mobileYouth) Mobile messaging series – Part 1 – The rise and fall of SMS from Freddie Benjamin (mobileYouth)

Share
SEO Powered by Platinum SEO from Techblissonline