Category Archives: OurTech

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Have you downloaded the new OurHood App?

We are excited to introduce you to the new OurHood App available on Android and iOS! What’s new on OurHood? Our new Apps have been released – offering greatly enhanced speed, messaging capabilities, functionality and more. We have expanded our development team to…

TECH TALK: Q&A on Classifieds and Recommendations

By now you must have seen the new Classifieds and Recommendation sections on OurHood. Maybe you’ve even managed to sell a few items to your neighbours. OurHood front-end developer, Micheal Botes gives us an overview of what work went into creating these new features that…

Classifieds and Recommendations launched on OurHood

Are you looking for a hairstylist to match your style? Have you finally decided to part with that gym equipment you realised you’d never use? Are you tired of untrustworthy handyman services after scouring the hundredth recommendations site? Perhaps you’re looking to donate…

OurHood introduces new platform design

We are excited to introduce the re-design of OurHood, with a deep focus on the newsfeed and making your neighbourhood’s digital notice board more readable. As we’ve mentioned before, the OurHood team has been inspired by your stories and feedback to create a…

Tech Talk – Our Front End

In the last year, the OurHood engineers have had the strenuous task of rebuilding and rewriting the structure of the platform. This rewrite was necessary to not only transition from old technology but to also improve functionality, usability and design. Micheal Botes, OurHood…

In with the new at OurHood

It has been three years since the inception of OurHood and the interest and support for our neighbourhood communication platform have blown us away.

OurHood Groups and app v3.1

It is here!

App update – OurHood releases v2.4

Another month has passed here at the OurHood offices, and another version of our app is out! Stability, speed and safety were the keywords of this update.