You can pre-register right now at www.simfy.co.za and wait for your notification when the service goes live for a free 14-day trial. If you’re lucky, you can get an immediate 6 month subscription.
EDIT: This service is now live and you can sign up immediately. A one month subscription will cost you R60; a 3 month will cost R170 (save R10); a 6 month R325 (save R35) and a yearly subscription is R620 (save R100).
So what’s so special about it? You have access to more than 18 million tracks – all legal (and a good selection of South African music too); you can create your own playlists and favourites; use it in offline mode; and you can listen via your mobile handset (Android, BlackBerry and iOS supported), apart from Mac and PC support.
This blog post was typed while streaming music on Simfy….
Welcome to Wired to the Web. My name is Nafisa Akabor and I’m a technology journalist covering business and consumer tech for the last 14 years. I’m passionate about start-ups, smartphones, mobile payments, travel tech and electric cars. ✉️ firstname.lastname@example.org