Armano, David: ‘Six social-digital trends for 2013’, Harvard Business Review blogs, December 2012
Attree, Melissa: digital marketer and strategist, Cerebra. (Direct interview)
Avanade: ‘Global survey: companies embrace employee use of consumer technologies, report positive impact on sales, profits and employee satisfaction’, January 2013.
Beshara, James: CE of Crowdtilt.com, ‘The top five tech startup trends of 2013’, 2012.
B.I.A./Kelsey:‘BIA/Kelsey Forecasts U.S. Social Media Ad Revenues to Grow from $4.6B in 2012 to $9.2B in 2016’, 2012.
Bischoff, Wayne: managing director of Habari Media. (Direct interview)
Business Week:‘Web advertising to grow faster than broad market in 2013’, November 2012.
Ericsson: Traffic and Market Report – On the Pulse of the Networked Society,June 2012.
Ericsson ConsumerLab: 10 Hot Consumer TREND.s 2013, 2013
Ericsson ConsumerLab: City Life, May 2012
Google.org, iHub Research:‘Internet usage field survey’, 2012.
Hayward, Clayton: CEO, Mobicover, ‘Achieve new levels of innovation with mobile strategies’, February 2012.
Haley, Graeme: co-founder, Thumbtribe, ‘Fulfilling the promise of mobile marketing’, 2013.
Hilton, James: founder and CEO M&C Saatchi Mobile, UK. (Direct interview)
Houslay, Stephanie: general manager, Acceleration Media, ‘Six business trends that will shape the world in 2013’, December 2012.
Informa Telecoms & Media: ‘Ericsson introduces new broadband network gateway for connected homes’, 2013.
Informa Telecoms & Media: ‘Mobile data represents biggest revenue opportunity for Africa’s telecoms market’, 2012.
Jung, Paul: head of Visa’s ecommerce division, Asia Pacific, Central Europe, Middle East and Africa, ‘Connecting with Millennials’, 2012.
JWT: JWTintelligence.com, ’10 trends for 2013’, January 2013
Knott-Craig (Snr), Alan: chief executive officer, Cell C. (Direct interview)
Lai, KF (Dr): CEO, BuzzCity, ‘A mobile Africa: innovation is key’, February 2013.
Leps, Simon: CEO Fontera Digital Works. (Direct interview)
Leps, Simon: CEO Fontera Digital Works, ‘T-Commerce: South Africa’s next retail platform?’, 2013.
MacGregor, Martin: managing director, M&C Saatchi Connect. (Direct interview)
Mashable.com: ‘Social media ad revenues double’ , November 2012
Meltzer, Kevin: co-founder Consology, ‘Mobile operators to focus on customer experience in 2013’, 2013.
Mokgwatsane, Abey: chief executive officer, Ogilvy & Mather South Africa, ‘Ogilvy & Mather South Africa invests in Mobile Marketing’, March 2013.
Mullins, Richard: director at Acceleration. (Direct interview)
Native SA: Mobile Reports, Sept – Feb, 2012 – 2013
Nielsen: Mobile iNSIGHTS Study, 2011.
Patel, Prakash: chief executive officer, Prezence (Direct interview)
Robinson, Angus: director: mobile, content and community divisions, Native SA. (Direct interview)
Silvester, Simon: Mobile Mania, London, 2011.
Spragge, Kaley: mobile, commercial channel manager, Habari Media. (Direct interview)
Stromin, Russel: chief executive officer, Strike Media. (Direct interview)
Tchelet, Yoav: executive digital director, dotJWT. (Direct interview)
Young & Rubicam EMEA: Mobile Mania, London, 2011.
World Wide Worx: Mobility 2012, ‘The Mobile Internet in SA 2012’, 2012.
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