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2 Senior PHP Developer Positions is an online and mobile personal finance management tool that seamlessly integrates into the social lives of people and helps to advance the way they live, work and play with…Continue

Tags: Management, Tool, Finance, Personal, Developers

Started Jan 31, 2013

Cities of Tech, Commerce, Community Platforms and Monitisation
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Hi EveryoneThis year im planning to pack my bags and my mac and go visit some of the leading cities / countries whom are developing world class leading technologies and innovation.Id like to have…Continue

Tags: commerce, moneysmart, web, technology, valley

Started this discussion. Last reply by Shaun Lindbergh Jan 11, 2012.

Start Up lessons by Drop Box Founders.

Howzit!This is a 2 year old slide share doc by Drop Box founders, i still felt its very relevant to any business trying to get started in Tech / Web services today.…Continue

Tags: box, drop

Started Jan 4, 2012

Some of the best books i read in 2011

I just wanted to share some the valuable books that ive read in hope that some of you could also recommend alternatives similar to the books and content that helps me gain knowledge and insight to…Continue

Started Dec 20, 2011


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Tobie van Zyl commented on Silicon Cape Initiative's event 'Silicon Cape Innovation Talk - FinTech Theme'
"Looking forward to seeing you guys on Wednesday."
Jun 22, 2015
Steven Mabie and Tobie van Zyl are now friends
Jan 9, 2014
Tobie van Zyl commented on Ross Bensimon's blog post Zando’s Kate Jansen Joins Healthcart
"Congratulations Kate, you are truly a fast mover, an industry creator and a sales enabler of digital companies in South Africa. I have been watching Kate grow from strength to strength. Take it higher for Health Cart!"
Oct 5, 2013
Tobie van Zyl and Ross Clarke are now friends
Apr 2, 2013
Tobie van Zyl replied to Yossi Mlynsky's discussion Looking to help startups with everything mobile related!
"Hi Yossi, do you personally code on / for mobile apps?"
Mar 14, 2013
Tobie van Zyl replied to Tim Harris's discussion How would you change the tax laws?
"Julie Meyer has the best example / philosophy on this topic: ;"
Mar 14, 2013
Tobie van Zyl and Gregory Bonner are now friends
Jan 24, 2013
Tobie van Zyl commented on Roger Norton's blog post Get involved with Silicon Cape in 2013
"Hi Roger Anything around incubation, mentorship or seasoned advice needed? I feel there is a wealth of knowledge amongst most local entrepreneurs that can be shared. I feel that i can contribute to this especially after 5 years…"
Dec 11, 2012
Tobie van Zyl and Samantha-Leigh Harper are now friends
Dec 11, 2012
Tobie van Zyl commented on Tefo Mohapi's blog post Future of Technology in South Africa is Pale and Male, blame the government
"Have view at this mini confrence the 10 Local Start Up's from Silicon Cape attented in London, thanks to Lianne Du Toit Co-Ordinator Silicon Cape and the Western Cape Government for getting us over there. This panel discussion was a serious eye…"
Dec 11, 2012
Tobie van Zyl commented on Stephen van der Heijden's blog post SA startup wins top honours at pan-European event
"Fantastic, i saw Way Tag when just a concept and prototype when Stafford visited our offices for blue sky talk. This really got me excited. Congratulations Way Tag."
Dec 11, 2012
Tobie van Zyl replied to Gregory Bonner's discussion Payment Processing
"Good Day Gregory I am interested in your offering and would like to propose a meeting around the first few weeks of January. my E-mail Thank You"
Nov 28, 2012
Tobie van Zyl is now friends with Thando Toto and Brett Jones
Oct 24, 2012
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Tobie van Zyl commented on Lianne du Toit's blog post Pitch London 18th - 24th Nov - IT Start-ups - Funding available to go to London. Applications due by 14th Sept
"Hi Lianne I have just submitted our application."
Sep 11, 2012

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Global Tech Discovery Platform launches in South Africa

Entrepreneur Country (EC) is a global online discovery platform that enables Digital “Davids” to profile themselves and connect with Corporate “Goliaths” to unlock value and opportunities through their respective strengths. This symbiotic relationship, defined by…


Posted on March 4, 2014 at 15:33

Rack Space Panel Discussion: Boost Your Start Up, Silicon Cape London Pitch Attented


Hi Everyone

Have view at this mini confrence the 10 Local Start Up's from Silicon Cape attented in London, thanks to Lianne Du Toit Co-Ordinator Silicon Cape and the Western Cape Government for getting us over there. This panel discussion was a serious eye opener. Its awesome to see Governments acknowledge technology and 
entrepreneurship as a ciritcal cornerstone for the future economy.



Posted on December 11, 2012 at 22:52

moneysmart is hiring! Senior PHP Back End Developers Needed

moneysmart is hiring Senior PHP Backend Developers

About moneysmart

moneysmart is a personal financial management platform that cleverly empowers users to track and plan their finances with minimum effort. For more info visit


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  • 5 years + experience and expertise…

Posted on October 22, 2012 at 17:50

Education Info Graphic - Bank Charges Comparison by moneysmart

Hi Members

Herewith our monthly info graphic taking the cost of saving in a savings account and showing the nett return.

You can read more about it here: Bank Charges Comparison…


Posted on May 30, 2012 at 14:12

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At 12:53 on May 11, 2011, Richard Barry said…
Have you had any feedback from Umbono on your submission?  I'm curious as to how quickly we can expect things to start moving after the submission.  Did you get confirmation that they are at least looking at it?  Do they keep you informed as to what stage of the process your submission is?
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Please participate in this survey regarding sales and marketing techniques in Cape Town. You have the options to view the results of the survey at the end of the month. A free gift of Oxygen Office Professional will be mailed to your doorstep for your trouble (Cape Town only). The purpose is to measure to what degree expectation meets reality.
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At 18:04 on October 7, 2009, Jacques du Preez said…
Ek's 'n developer met 7 jr. ondervinding, wat in 'n verskeidenheid omgewings al gewerk het v klein start-ups tot groot corporates, soos Nedbank. Miskien kan ek jou uithelp.

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