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South African Network Talk Plans
22 Mar 14
Let’s talk about umm... Talk Plans.Phonefinder allows South Africans the ability to quickly click on a desired Talk Plan so that they can compare every offering on the market.Talk Plans are the attachments which cell phone Network Operators like MTN, Vodacom, Cell C and Telkom Mobile offer consumers in addition with a cell phone device. For a monthly fee; Talk Plans offer various amounts of inclus...



How Does a Touch-Screen Work?
16 Mar 14
You may be interested how Touch-Screen Technology actually works.Remember when cell phones were getting smaller and smaller? It seemed that the trend was heading towards creating phones for ants. Then with the launch of the iPhone in June 2007 "touch” suddenly came to the smart cell phone playing field. Touch-screen monitors quickly stopped the trend toward tiny phones and pathed the way for ...



Phonefinder: Your cell phone contract comparison site
23 Feb 14
Phonefinder is not a cell phone detective website. We do not find your lost phone (that’s too easy). We do however help you find a cell phone contract package which best meets your needs.How does Phonefinder work?There are over 2000 unique cell phone deals on the market. With so much option it is not fair to expect you to be able to compare them all before making a choice. That is where Phonefinde...



Vouchercloud: Vodacom’s location-based savings app
14 Feb 14
If the idea of receiving deals direct to your phone makes you smile, then look out for Vodacom’s location-based savings app, Vouchercloud.How does it work?Vouchercloud is an app which accesses your phones GPS in order to find the best deals in your area. It will then show you only relevant discounting retailers.Gone are the days of having to drive from shop to shop in search of great deals. Vouche...



Why is a cell phone called a cell phone?
12 Feb 14
It’s not because it can be jail-broken.It's also not called a cell phone because people nowadays feel trapped into phone contracts (if you do feel trapped then please investigate number porting). So why is it called a "cell” phone? It’s a really simple answer, but fascinating none the less. Our Network Service Providers (Telkom, Cell C, MTN, Vodacom) have cell phone towers which div...



Phonefinder on Techfinancials.co.za
30 Jan 14
Phonefinder would like to thank Gugu Lourie for a fantastic interview. Start-up Phonefinder fires up expansion plans"The innovative company — set up in 2012 on a shoe-string budget by Danny Aaron, Tom Goldgamer, Devin Karpes and Lance Krom — aims to venture into online listing of cellphone insurance, as well as the most affordable cellphone accessories."Read more...Tech Financials is South Africa&...



4 Factors to Consider When Choosing the Right Cell Phone Contract
24 Jan 14
Choose a deal, any deal. Choosing the right cell phone contract is by no means easy. There are so many factors which make up the perfect deal, including: which cellphone, how many minutes do you spend, how much data is enough data? Then there is the misconception that it is hard to change Network Carriers. Some people just stick with the company they've been with forever ...



The Tech Report catches up with Phonefinder
19 Jan 14
Last week Wednesday (15 January 2014) Phonefinder's Lance Krom was lucky enough to be interviewed by the lovely Mabale Moloi for her television show The Tech Report.The Tech Report is your roundup of everything you need to know about the wonderful world of tech and is available in South Africa on eNCA (DStv channel 403) and in the UK on SKY channel 518 at these times (CAT): Thurs 21:30, Fri 10...



Apps to start a journal, because you are the most interesting person in your life
08 Jan 14
This year why not make sure that every moment counts? With the #100happydays initiative (check it out, and try it out! www.100happydays.com) and all your brand new new year's resolutions you may want to start documenting your life; after all you are the most interesting person in your life.There are countless journal apps for both iOS, Android, Windows and BlackBerry. This blog post by&nb...



Broken phone? Enter the Mobile Throwing World Championships!
05 Jan 14
If your mobile phone is broken, the screen is cracked or you are just due for an upgrade then why not see how far you can throw it? Sounds silly, and it is, but mobile phone throwing is a big topic in Finland.The Mobile Throwing World Championships started Finland in 2000 in a place called Savonlinna. The idea behind the sport was to provide frustrated cell phone owners a way to discard their...



Ryan Seacrest, TV’s superstar presenter, is in trouble with BlackBerry
04 Jan 14
Ryan Seacrest’s recent start up, Typo Products LLC has recently launched its physical keyboard cover which slots over an iPhone. The device gives users the ability to type using a physical keyboard. BlackBerry believes that the device infringes on its own patented design. At least Ryan Seacrest has got people talking about this once dominant smartphone maker :P Read more…Browse ...



What information is encoded in your ID number?
24 Dec 13
As online shopping becomes more popular in South Africa we as a Nation will need to become more trusting when handing over our ID numbers. Your ID number contains important information which is important to online shopping sites (or comparative shopping sites such as Phonefinder). Why is your ID number important? Your ID proves that you are who you say you are and it allows pre-vetting t...



Christmas Gift Guide: Cell Phone Accessories
20 Dec 13
This Christmas Santa Clause has it easy because his presents will be small enough to fit in your pocket – now that’s a load off his shoulders!If you have a friend or loved one who just loves his or her cell phone (and who doesn't?) then choosing the perfect Christmas present is going to be easy; it’s a cell phone accessory - and to make the choice even easier we at Phonefinder have singled...



Top 7 Smart Phones of 2013
19 Dec 13
Top Smart Phones of 2013In this articlePhonefinderwill take a snap shot of the past year - rounding up the top 7 smart phones that were on offer in South Africa in 2013.In no particular order, because all the smart phones in this list score exceptionally well, we will list the most desirable smartphones of 2013.www.phonefinder.co.za ensures that consumers are empowered to compare cell phones and c...



South African Monster Talk Plans
08 Dec 13
South African Monster Cell Phone Contract Talk PlansSouth African Cell Phone Network Service Providers (MTN, Vodacom, Cell C and Telkom Mobile) are offering a new breed of talk plans these days. We at Phonefinder call them the "Monster Talk Plans”.These cell phone contract talk plans are always linked up to ultra-smart phones such as the iPhone 5s, Samsung Galaxy S4, Nokia Lumia 1520 or Blackberry...



South African Cellphone Coverage Maps
24 Nov 13
Use these coverage maps to find which cell phone Network Provider offers the best signal for your areaSouth African Cellular Network Providers, namely Vodacom, Cell C, MTN, Virgin Mobile, 8ta/Telkom Mobile have been securing their Network infrastructure for over 19 years.These 5 cellular companies provide service to over 30 million subscribers (did you know that South Africa is considered to have ...



Phonefinder.co.za goes on air to speak to John Maytham
17 Nov 13
Hard Drive: 567 Cape Talk— with Danny Aaron in Cape Town, Western Cape.John Maytham is one of the foremost presenters in talk radio today, but calls himself "a journalist doing a daily job.” He says he tries to connect the people of Cape Town with what's happened in the city and with what impacts on their lives that day, but that he has no grand vision or overarching philosophy.Listen to ...



Phonefinder on www.digitalstreetsa.com
17 Nov 13
Phonefinder – South Africa’s Cellular Contract Comparison Sitewww.Phonefinder.co.za- South Africa’s first unbiased cell phone and data contract comparison website. Find your perfect cellular solution in seconds. The days of long queues, complicated sales sheets and spending more than you should on a cell phone contract are finally over.Read more on Digital Streetby Lawrence on November 15, 2013Fro...



A brief history of iPhone up to the iPhone 5s and c
17 Nov 13
As you must know, the iPhone 5s and the iPhone 5c have recently been released.You may be wondering "so what, what’s the big deal?”. Well the big deal stems from Apple’s ever nearing grasp for perfection. So before we explain what the iPhone 5s and the iPhone 5c have to offer we would like to recap the evolution of the iPhone (we will be brief).The iPhone was released June 29, 2007. It was the most...



Phonefinder on www.humanipo.co.za
12 Nov 13
Phonefinder looking to simplify purchase of phone plansJohannesburg startup Phonefinder has set up a comprehensive listings service for cell phone packages, seeking to allow consumers to make the best decision about a package that suits their budget.Read more on www.humanipo.co.zaMon, November 11th, 17:00·Tom Jackson_______________________________________________________Phonefinder is So...



Cell phone battery dying on you? Here are some tips to keep it lasting
09 Nov 13
You may have used Phonefinder to find the perfect smart cell phone deal, however the truth is that as long as you’re keeping up with technology and not using an old dumb-phone -your phone battery is taking a pounding. Android, Blackberry or Apple iPhone: your battery can only handle so much until it dies on you at the worst possible time.You are most likely always connected to the intern...



Phonefinder on ITWeb
04 Nov 13
Browsing cellphone contracts with PhonefinderPhonefinder is a platform where South African consumers can compare cellphone and data contract packages from across all networks and service providers, says Krom. "The aim of the service is to give people all the information they need to make the best decision," he adds.ByJoanne Carew, portals journalist.Johannesburg, 4 Nov 2013Read more..._______...



Phonefinder on TechCentral
04 Nov 13
Start-up Phonefinder hopes to take the complexity and cost out of choosing a cellular package.Johannesburg-based start-up Phonefinde ris hoping to profit from the complexity in South Africa’s mobile industry. The company is giving consumers the ability to compare mobile voice and data contracts from all the networks and service providers, allowing them to find the best deal online.By Nafisa A...



Phonefinder: Find Phone Deals Fast
28 Oct 13
Visit www.phonefinder.co.zato find the best cellular solution in South Africa |Phone finder does just what the name suggests, we help South African's find phone deals; but what you may not know if how fast you can find deals.Gone are the days of driving to shopping centers in search of a new cell phone contract just to stand in long lines, or waiting for the sales rep at the cell phone shop to...



Fun Cell Phone Facts and Stats: South Africa
21 Oct 13
Visit www.phonefinder.co.zato find the best cellular solution in South Africa |South Africa may be on the path to being the most connected nation on Earth. With over 35 million active cell phones; South Africa currently ranks among the top 5 globally in terms of mobile phone coverage. That’s 84 mobile phones per 100 people!We seem to be forming a special bond with our mobile devices so much so tha...



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