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Grant is the CEO and Founder of Amorphous New Media in Johannesburg. Grant has incubated and launched a number of digital initiatives. Some of these projects include We Sell Web Ads, a digital media sales house, Times Media Apps, an application development and distribution unit and now Hudlr, an audience profiling application for the South African Market. With almost 20 years in the industry Grant has worked extensively in the digital financial services industry with notable projects being: - Launching the first Internet banking site in Africa for Nedbank - Strategy and implementation both Standard Bank Online Share Trading and BOE Online Share Trading platforms - Strategy and numerous digital implementations for Absa Capital (wholesale banking, Exchange Traded Funds, Exchange Traded Notes, Retail Structured Products, Online Forex Services) - Business process consultation and User Experience Design for FNB Corporate Inward Payments System A self confessed serial entrepreneur, Grant lives by the anonymous quote that entrepreneurship is living a few years of your life like most people won¹t, so that you can spend the rest of your life like most people can¹t.
Apple has included a tool in its latest mobile operating system, iOS9, that will block adverts on iPhones and iPads as a default in its Safari web browser. This means that in order for users to see ads on Safari, they need to choose to manually disable the setting. Grant Shippey looks at the impact, […] Read more