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Mozilla has published 28 stories from anonymous YouTube users who were left distraught by content that was recommended to them or someone they knew.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: October 15, 2019, 8:24 am
Twitter Inc. said it used phone numbers and email addresses that some users uploaded for security reasons to target them with ads.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: October 9, 2019, 4:44 am
Microsoft will work with local ISPs who know their communities' geographies and unique needs to solve their last mile connectivity problems.
Author: Bradley Prior
Posted: October 8, 2019, 6:09 am
Facebook Inc. has made mistakes in controlling the use of its data and has improved its monitoring of fake news but can’t be expected to police the global internet.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: October 5, 2019, 1:32 pm
Piracy remains a serious problem in South Africa.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: October 3, 2019, 5:03 pm
Google has introduced the option for users to automatically delete their YouTube viewing history.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: October 3, 2019, 8:16 am
Facebook could be forced to patrol its platform across the world to remove offensive and hateful posts by users in the European Union.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: October 2, 2019, 1:16 pm
MyBroadband asked Cool Ideas to set the record straight regarding the September carpet bombing attack that brought its network low.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: October 2, 2019, 11:02 am
Twitter is suffering outages on its platform which are particularly affecting TweetDeck users.
Author: Bradley Prior
Posted: October 2, 2019, 7:24 am
European Union rules require people to actively choose to allow companies to install tracking cookies.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: October 1, 2019, 11:26 am
Twitter has rolled out a feature that will filter unwanted direct messages (DMs) in your inbox.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: October 1, 2019, 6:32 am
South Africans once relied heavily on piracy and torrents to get access to the latest international shows and movies, but this changed drastically following the growth of Netflix in South Africa.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: September 30, 2019, 4:15 pm
A number of South Africans have reported an issue when attempting to access the MSN home page.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: September 30, 2019, 1:14 pm
Social media platforms based in the U.S. including Facebook and WhatsApp will be forced to share users’ encrypted messages with British police.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: September 30, 2019, 5:04 am
Cool Ideas recently experienced a series of DDoS attacks which had a severe effect on the quality of its network.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: September 28, 2019, 12:57 pm