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A couple from Cape Town who emigrated to Swakopmund in Namibia where attacked in their home in broad daylight.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: July 25, 2021, 7:58 am
The administrator of South Africa's .ZA domain namespace has given notice to the company that has served as its registry for 26 years.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: July 22, 2021, 4:59 pm
Clubhouse, the audio discussion app that has been exclusive for 16 months, has finally launched to the general public.
Author: Dawid Snyders
Posted: July 22, 2021, 2:58 pm
Social media law specialist Emma Sadleir details the dangers of forwarding WhatsApp messages inciting violence.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: July 22, 2021, 8:01 am
YouTube will start labeling health videos with information on how authoritative the source is.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: July 19, 2021, 7:02 pm
Researchers from Japan's National Institute of Information and Communication Technology have achieved an astounding new Internet speed record of 319 terabits per second over 3,001km.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: July 19, 2021, 10:13 am
Facebook Inc. expanded on its pushback to President Joe Biden’s comment that social media networks enabled the spread of misinformation about vaccines, saying that it won’t take the blame for the administration missing its target to get 70% of Americans inoculated by July 4.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: July 19, 2021, 6:33 am
Twitter announced that it will be shutting down Fleets in three weeks.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: July 14, 2021, 6:56 pm
Julius Malema was blocked from posting to Twitter for 12 hours.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: July 14, 2021, 6:33 am
Africa's regional Internet registry has terminated the membership of a large network provider after the Mauritius Supreme Court ruled in its favour.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: July 11, 2021, 2:01 pm
The very design of social media platforms makes it difficult to have constructive disagreements online, researchers have found.
Author: The Conversation
Posted: July 11, 2021, 11:02 am
TikTok launched video resume pilot; Visa reported over R14.35 billion user spending on crypto-linked cards in 2021; Oxford University begins HIV vaccine trial.
Author: Dawid Snyders
Posted: July 8, 2021, 6:52 am
Former President Donald Trump is going to sue Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: July 7, 2021, 4:16 pm
The 2021 Social Media Landscape report showed that 3 million more South Africans were active on social media this past year, and nearly 42% of the population uses social media.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: July 1, 2021, 12:46 pm
TikTok has removed 7.26 million accounts of suspected underage users.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: June 30, 2021, 7:38 pm