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Posted on Apr 28, 2011 in Advertising, Mobile, Web | 5 comments

Vodacom in Red Bulls Overkill

Vodacom in Red Bulls Overkill

Red may well be hotter. It is possibly even simpler. Another thing that red definitely is becoming, in my mind, is annoying. Garishly, irritatingly annoyingly annoying. And Vodacom’s “is red” advertising campaign to promote their new corporate image and, yes you guessed it, their colour change from blue to red, is rapidly getting to that point. Red may be simpler, but I for one am rapidly getting turned off by it. And that is probably not what the marketers were aiming for. This is what ad blocking software was made for!

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Posted on Oct 5, 2010 in Mobile, Technology | 8 comments

BlackBerry Torch 9800 Available in South Africa

BlackBerry Torch 9800 Available in South Africa

The much hyped new Blackberry smartphone – the BlackBerry Torch 9800 – will be available in South Africa from today. Although indications are that the first ever slider-type BlackBerry device will only initially be available from Vodacoms’ Vodaworld outlet, it is expected that stock will filter to the rest of their stores fairly quickly.

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