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EskomSePush started in 2015 and is still going strong with over two million active users. With chat so that communities can help eachother during local outages.
Dan Wells on the challenges of helping SA ‘get through the dark times’ and the story behind this handy app’s cheeky nametimeslive.co.za
Two developers from the banking sector launched an app that has now become the go-to for load-shedding information.mybroadband.co.za
South Africans are coping with rolling blackouts by getting together for barbecues, romantic dinners; ‘drink lots of wine’wsj.com
The application now has 718,000 daily active users – up from 400,000 in February. But it couldn't handle the load itself when load shedding returned late last week.businessinsider.co.za
When two geeks tried to solve their own frustrations around rolling blackouts, they created a now-indispensable app called Eskom se Push. It now tells 2.5m South Africans every daystuff.co.za
The app is currently sitting at number one on the iOS app store for most downloaded apps in SA.itweb.co.za