Archives 01/2016

Jack Ma Davos

Jack Ma, the CEO of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, gave an interview at the Davos World Economic Forum with Bloomberg TV’s Charlie Rose.

WhatsApp

WhatsApp is dropping its subscription fees to access the popular messaging service. WhatsApp introduced the fees a few years ago, forcing new users to pay an annual 99 cents subscription after the first year. “As we’ve grown, we’ve found that this approach hasn’t worked well,” admits WhatsApp in a¬†company blog post today. “Many WhatsApp users don’t have a debit or credit card number and they worried they’d lose access to their friends and family after their first year. So over the next several weeks, we’ll remove fees from the different versions of our app and WhatsApp will no longer charge you for our service.” If you’ve been using WhatsApp for the six years it has...

Africa Blogging

The latest: Africa Blogging (SA), World Select Recruitment (UK), Highline Tours & Travel, Turf AG – Irrigation & Water management (SA) and Britains Healthiest Workplace 2016… watch this space ;).