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The bidorbuy iPhone app

On Monday 12 December we recorded three thousand visits to bidorbuy.co.za from an iPhone endowed with the bidorbuy app. Not bad for a tool that was released on Friday 9 December 2011! It is to the credit of bidorbuy developers that only four days later …

bidorbuy does it, with your help

bidorbuy.co.za was voted the Best E-Commerce Services Website and the Public's Favourite E-Commerce Website in the 2011 Jump Shopping awards We are thrilled that bidorbuy.co.za came top in two out of six categories in the 2011 Jump Shopping E-commerce …

bidorbuy’s winning SMS alerts

bidorbuy was recently selected a winner of the Clickatell’s 2011 Personalized Priority Awards in the Enterprise category. “Your innovative use of SMS to keep online bidders updated with competing bids and the use of two-way messaging to allow bidders to …

Is your cell phone smart?

Before we answer the question posed in the title, let’s see what patterns we can divine from the bidorbuy Cell phones and Smartphones category. The supply side: Yesterday, there were more than 6000 cell phones and smartphones of 22 different makes …

bidorbuy is looking for mobile developers

Are you one of those people who knows that apple, gingerbread and cupcake are not just edibles? Do you want to be part of a new mobile initiative where we will build an exciting mobile platform for our 700,000 users? You are? Great. If you have working …

Is Opera for you?

We are, of course, talking about the Opera web browser. We have no idea how many browsers there are on the internet, but we know that when you visit bidorbuy, you do it via one of 115 different browsers. The top ten are: Internet Explorer (used by 56% …

Welcome to the mobile computing world

Did you know... buyers on bidorbuy are eight times more likely to buy a notebook or a netbook than a desktop PC? They can – because they get such good …

bidorbuy on your cell phone

Innovation never stops on bidorbuy. Not so long ago, you got the bidorbuy SMS alerts. And now you can enjoy a (practically) full-fledged bidorbuy mobile experience. The first thing you will notice when you log onto http://m.bidorbuy.co.za (do note the …