Heritage Month Series- Controversial SA TV Ads: Black child depicted as a hungry dog

In our second feature for our Heritage Series, is this controversial advert for Feed a Child. “Last year Feed a Child South Africa had to fight back – but lost – after they produced a highly controversial advert depicting a black child as a dog in the home of a wealthy white woman. The advert […]

Report: Twitter Users may be able to use more than 140 characters

“According to Re/Code, the social network is working on a new product that will allow its users to tweet beyond the 140-character limit. Although the report notes users will be able to publish “long-form content to the service,” it’s unclear how exactly this would work. Existing services such as OneShot or TwitLonger allows users a […]

Watch: TED Talk – Creative Problem-solving in the face of extreme limits

Creative problem-solving is a valuable skill to have. Being able to get value from limited resources will always benefit you no matter how you look at it. We came across this inspiring TED Talk by Navi Radjou which we had to share. “Navi Radjou has spent years studying “jugaad,” also known as frugal innovation. Pioneered […]

How Digital Marketing can help your SME

Do you think Digitally for your small business? You should – Ethel Nyembe of Standard Bank gives her advice here. Digital-marketing For most entrepreneurs and owners of small businesses, the realm of the internet, social media and digital marketing is a world that is the sole preserve of big businesses with deep pockets. Nothing could […]

Handy Apps you can use for your business

Running a business in the Digital age more often than not means that business owners constantly have to keep up with the latest trends. Instead of just keeping up with trends, why not get apps that will help you run your business more efficiently? Here’s a great post from Bizcommunity about handy apps you can […]

What if Idris did play Bond? Watch this fake trailer to find out

      So the whole Idris vs Bond drama has played itself out via social media. But it just wasn’t enough. There’s a video out showing us what it would be like if Idris did play the Bond role. Let us know what you think via Twitter @GREENROBOTSA and Facebook Green Robot design!   […]

Social Media Exhibit honouring Pac

“In honor of the 19th anniversary of Tupac’s death on September 13, his estate ran a contest that called for artists to submit original work of the late rapper. To commemorate his legacy, the family picked 20 pieces and shared them as a gallery on his Twitter and Instagram accounts. The powerful featured works included […]


An initiative of Gerard Addison, Colours of You SA seeks to promote both artistic talent and all things South African, by bringing people together through art and design. Last year, the Colours of You exhibition generated a lot of talk and excitement in the creative community of Port Elizabeth, and in its second year, it’s […]


“A mind-blowing speech by Sir Ken Robinson on the damage that public education has dealt to the creativity of children. Many of us may think that creativity is something that is initially absent and which must be nurtured and cared for in order for it to grow and flourish. However, Robinson believes that it is […]

Job Opportunities: Junior Web Developer

Position:                     Junior Web Developer Department:             Development Team Based:                         Johannesburg  (CBD) Salary:                         R7 000– 9 000 Reporting to:            Head of Development   Purpose of position: We are on the lookout for an individual who will develop and maintain custom web portals and applications, targeted towards […]