In the pulsating heart of South Africa's tech scene, UpdateMe kicked off its journey in 2015 with a
singular mission. We're not just developers who love zeros and ones; we're business growth
enthusiasts. Our quest? To craft custom tech solutions that propel small businesses into the big
Here at UpdateMe, we don't just offer tech solutions; we offer tech journeys. We're not into this
'one-size-fits-all' nonsense. Whether you're cuckoo for Apple, a Linux luminary, or marveling at
Microsoft, we tailor-make your toolkit to fit like a glove. We specialize in morphing concepts into
fully-realized designs, and it doesn't stop there. Our team offers strategic wisdom to turn your app
into not just a tool but a thriving business. Consider us your all-in-one pit crew for digital
Diving into the tech nitty-gritty, we're your go-to for cloud strategy, software craftsmanship, and
robust infrastructure support. Think Microsoft Office 365 and Google Business Suite but with a
personalized twist, like adding off-road capabilities to a standard vehicle.
Oh, and we’re far from lone wolves. We've strategically partnered with industry forerunners to offer
you a 360-degree business solution. Social media management, hardware choices, you name it. Our
network is your one-stop-shop for a thriving, cost-effective business environment.
The UpdateMe Odyssey
The UpdateMe Odyssey
Business Analysis: From Fantasy to Documents
Ever found yourself lost in the labyrinth of ideas, only to wish you had a roadmap? Our business
analysis is your GPS through the conceptual maze. We translate your wildest dreams into actionable
plans, complete with documentation that's as comprehensive as it is comprehensible.
System Architecture and Design: From Confusion to Solutions
Navigating the stormy seas of system architecture? Set sail with us, the skilled cartographers of
the tech world. We take the 'con' out of 'confusion,' turning it into clear, cohesive designs that
are the backbone of your business operations. Your treasure map to innovation.
Software Development: Deliver the Product with One Code Base to Cover Them All
Why build a fortress when you can have an empire? Our hybrid app development deploys a single code
base that conquers multiple platforms. It's like having the Excalibur of code: one code base to rule
them all. Your product, everywhere, anytime.
AgriSense International: The Afri-Revolution Begins in a Humble Home
Picture this: a humble abode in Pietermaritzburg, home to sky-high ambitions and drones that dare to
fly even higher. AgriSense International, a fledgling drone surveillance company, had their sights
set on more than just the skies—they aimed to revolutionize farming across the African continent.
The Birth of AgriMaps
We rolled up our sleeves and dove right into the source code to craft AgriMaps. This was no ordinary
mapping software; it was a farmer's dream come true. We made it easy for farmers to get drone shots
of their land, measure it, and keep tabs on it from any device—be it web, mobile, or tablet. Now,
the lush landscapes of African farms had an all-access pass to the digital realm
But wait, there's more! With AgriSense operating their drones not just in South Africa but across
the entire continent, there was a thirst for data in places where even signal feared to tread. Enter
DataSense. This tool didn't just collect data; it brewed insights in the very heart of rural Africa.
Offline? No problem. DataSense would sync everything to a central server once back online, creating
a treasure trove of farming analytics
The Grand Finale: Bridging the Knowledge Gap
Africa's farming secrets have long been whispered through the wind and written in the soil.
Documentation? Scarce. But not anymore. Thanks to AgriSense and UpdateMe, a bridge was built between
traditional practices and data-driven agriculture. African farming now has a digital legacy, a
storyline in bytes and pixels, for generations to come.
And so, as the sun sets on another African horizon, AgriSense International knows one thing for
certain: their idea took flight, thanks to UpdateMe. The End. Or should we say, just the beginning?"
Blow The Ref: Whistling a New Tune in the World of Sports
A tennis legend, fueled by a passion for rugby, stands at the crossroads of dreams and
reality. The dream is vivid—a gamified app that gives fans the power to 'blow the whistle' on
referees. The reality? Well, several failed partnerships and a roadmap that led to dead-ends. Until,
that is, he discovered UpdateMe
First Serve — The Prototype
The clock was ticking. Time was of the essence. In just three months, UpdateMe rallied its tech
gladiators to develop a prototype, faster than you can say 'scrum.' The tennis player could now demo
his dream to investors without breaking a sweat.
Match Point — The Full Experience
Interest among investors started to brew like a storm on the horizon. It was time for the big play.
UpdateMe unleashed its UX/UI ninjas to evolve the prototype into a mobile app and a Progressive Web
App (PWA), worthy of stadium applause. Now, fans had the power to 'blow the whistle' on refs,
revolutionizing the spectator experience.
The Final Set: Game, Set, Match
Still in its fledgling stage, Blow The Ref is already becoming the talk of the sporting world.
Investors? Lining up as if it's Black Friday at a tech store. Traction? More gripping than a rugby
scrum. All of this was only possible with the digital wizardry of UpdateMe.
As the tennis player stands on the court of his own invention, he knows this isn't just a win for
him; it's a win for sports fans around the globe. And as for UpdateMe? We're just warming up. Game
Frik van Schalkwyk Attorneys: The Verdict is Digital Liberation!
A well-established law firm, Frik van Schalkwyk Attorneys, ensnared in a web of digital
ambiguity. Their online presence? Missing in action. A tangled mess of domain hostages and unclaimed
Google Maps real estate. In walked UpdateMe, the Harvey Specters of the digital realm.
Taking Back the Gavel — The Domain Rescue
Other companies had claimed the firm's digital territory like it was a free-for-all land grab.
UpdateMe's digital SWAT team stormed in, negotiated, and won back the domain rights, freeing Frik
van Schalkwyk Attorneys from their cyberspace captors.
On the Map, Finally
In a pivotal moment of revelation, UpdateMe set up their Google Maps listing, plotting them firmly
on the digital landscape. No longer were they a ghost in the virtual world; they were now a
Blogging for Justice
The firm needed a voice—a beacon to reach clients and share insights. Enter UpdateMe’s BlogSquad™.
Regular updates, valuable legal tips, and industry commentary transformed their online persona from
mute to eloquent.
The Grand Finale: The Verdict
As the gavel strikes down, Frik van Schalkwyk Attorneys have found their rightful place in the
digital universe. Their firm is not just a nameplate on a building; it's a digital fortress
accessible from anywhere.