Digital Creatives


Nigeria: Taeillo Uses VR/AR To Sell Furniture

Oct. 1, 2020, 5:38 p.m.

A Nigerian e-commerce startup Taeillo, has emerged to help individuals struggling to purchase furniture, to have easy access to affordable modern furniture items in Africa.Based in Lagos, the e-commerce startup uses AR and VR to improve the shopping experience which allows the buyers view how the products look and how they fit in whatever space they have in mind from the comfort of their homes.

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South Africa: Entrepreneurs Regroup For Heritage Day At Mamelodi Market

Sept. 25, 2020, 11:55 a.m.

Emerging from the Covid-19 lockdown which devastated many businesses and almost decimated their African jewellery and beading business, Mamelodi entrepreneurs Phindile Msiza, 34, and Rinah Mtshwene, 45, have regrouped.The duo have added stylish masks, among the array of products on display.

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South Africa: Filmmakers Unite For Jerusalema Dance Project

Sept. 25, 2020, 11:46 a.m.

As South Africans celebrate Heritage Day on Thursday, filmmakers are showcasing the famous Jerusalema dance in a new project.

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Here’s Everything Coming To Netflix In October 2020 — And What's Leaving

Sept. 24, 2020, 11:36 a.m.

Get ready for the final season of ‘Schitt’s Creek,’ along with an Adam Sandler Halloween movie, a ‘Rebecca’ remake and the ghostly ‘Haunting of Bly Manor.’ Netflix Inc. has a slate of spooky originals coming out in October, just in time for Halloween, along with the final season the comedy that just swept the Emmys.

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Disney Partners With Nollywood To Bring American Movies To English-Speaking West Africa

Sept. 22, 2020, 2:29 p.m.

Disney, the American mass media and entertainment conglomerate, is joining forces with a Nigerian production and distribution company, Nollywood, to market some of Disney’s new releases such as "Mulan" in English-speaking West Africa.

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Sony Introduces New Smart TVs to South Africa

Sept. 16, 2020, 3:43 p.m.

Sony has announced the arrival of its new TV range which comprises the A8H, X90H, X75H and X80H 4K models. The lineup is equipped with the Android 9 Pie smart TV platform, powered by Sony’s proprietary and houses the game-changing Picture Processor X1.“We’re excited to announce the arrival of our TVs on South African shores, which boast the latest technologies to offer an immersive entertainment experience for fans,” says Shuichi Mugitani, Head of Marketing at Sony MEA.

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