Telkom launches new WhatsApp bundles
Telkom has launched new chat data bundles that can be used on eight messaging apps — WhatsApp, Telegram, Signal, WeChat, Viber, Line, Threema, and Facebook Messenger.
WeChat Wallet in South Africa shuts down
WeChat has informed registered WeChat Wallet users in South Africa that the service will effectively shut down on 30 June 2020.
WeChat launched its wallet feature in South Africa at the end of 2015 in partnership with Standard Bank.
"World's most powerful app" still far behind WhatsApp
Tencent Holdings Ltd.’s strategy for expanding WeChat Pay globally is pretty straightforward: Follow the (tourism) money.
Grace Yin, operations director of WeChat Pay’s international business, summarized Tencent’s approach at the RISE...
Most popular mobile messaging apps in South Africa
WhatsApp vs Facebook vs Mxit vs BBM –Effective Measure’s South African Mobile Report reveals which mobile IM service is the most popular in South Africa