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The Information Regulator of South Africa has informed Parliament that it is considering all its options in its engagements with WhatsApp over the changes it has made to its privacy policy.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: May 14, 2021, 9:59 am
There are several major WhatsApp changes in the works.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: May 13, 2021, 7:23 am
Microsoft's Edge browser was recently found to be blocking users from downloading Mozilla Firefox, one of its main competitors. 
Author: Chris Venter
Posted: May 12, 2021, 10:18 am
WhatsApp users will have no choice but to accept the app's new privacy policy if they wish to keep using the messaging platform, otherwise features will be systematically reduced until the app is unusable.
Author: Dawid Snyders
Posted: May 11, 2021, 11:01 am
Google said it will create a new safety section in its Play mobile-app store that will let Android smartphone users see what data developers collect about them and share, plus give access to additional privacy and security information.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: May 7, 2021, 6:12 am
Developers of the Debian Linux distribution have re-elected Capetonian Jonathan Carter as the leader of the free operating system project.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: May 1, 2021, 10:58 am
A South African engineer was hit with a R100,000 legal demand after he was caught with unlicensed software on his computer.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: April 28, 2021, 10:34 am
Here are some of the features expected to arrive with Google's next major Android update.
Author: Chris Venter
Posted: April 27, 2021, 11:02 am
Synthesis Cloud Optimisation Practice Lead Jean-Pierre Pienaar discusses what it means to have a well-architected cloud solution and how customers design and run cloud workloads.
Author: Chris Venter
Posted: April 27, 2021, 8:14 am
Following a beta testing period of around three months, Apple has released the much-anticipated iOS 14.5 to all iPhone users. 
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: April 27, 2021, 6:32 am
ITGLOBAL.COM's Evgeniya Kosareva talks about the new technological trends in telecoms software development and why ISPs should choose VAS solutions.
Author: Chris Venter
Posted: April 26, 2021, 5:37 am
YouTube is rolling out new video quality controls to its mobile app which will automatically help save data usage on a user's connection.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: April 25, 2021, 4:29 am
Apple Inc. is readying a major revamp of its mobile software that will include an upgrade to how users handle notifications, a redesigned iPad Home Screen, an updated Lock Screen, and additional privacy protections for its flagship devices.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: April 22, 2021, 3:22 pm
Music-streaming service Spotify Technology SA and Match Group Inc., which operates online dating apps, accused Apple Inc. of squeezing software developers that depend on its App Store to reach customers.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: April 22, 2021, 5:34 am
Facebook Inc. will announce on Monday a suite of new audio products, including its own take on Clubhouse, as well as a push into podcasts aided by Spotify Technology.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: April 19, 2021, 5:14 am