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Firm tied to WhatsApp spying previously flagged in SA
Firm tied to WhatsApp spying previously flagged in SA
The company allegedly at the centre of a spyware attack using a vulnerability in WhatsApp’s security features has previously been flagged as...
Huawei takes mobile photography to new heights
Huawei takes mobile photography to new heights
Huawei continues its winning streak with mobile photography by reengineering the smartphone camera on the P30 Pro, launched in South Africa earlier...
Take me to church ... on my app
Take me to church ... on my app
I stopped going to church with a Bible. I grew frustrated by the page-flipping Olympics that would render me disqualified if I used the contents...
Google drone deliveries cleared for take-off in Australia
Google drone deliveries cleared for take-off in Australia
A Google-linked firm will start delivering takeaways and other small items to Canberra residents after the company received approval from aviation...
Social media bosses face jail under 'world first' Australian laws
Social media bosses face jail under 'world first' Australian laws
Social media executives risk jail for failing to take down violent extremist content quickly, under controversial laws passed in Australia on...
'Long overdue': Facebook bans white nationalism on its platforms
'Long overdue': Facebook bans white nationalism on its platforms
Facebook has banned praise, support and representation of white nationalism and white separatism on its social media platforms, including Instagram, in a move that comes in the wake of a massacre at two mosques in New Zealand earlier this month....
Facebook scrubs 1.5mn Christchurch attack videos but criticism goes viral
Facebook scrubs 1.5mn Christchurch attack videos but criticism goes viral
Facebook says it removed a staggering 1.5-million videos showing harrowing viral footage of the Christchurch mosque rampage but criticism of social...
No human producer? No problem
No human producer? No problem
They may never be able to fill a stadium for a rock concert, but computers are making inroads into the music industry and are capable of producing...
Fix AI’s racist, sexist bias
Fix AI’s racist, sexist bias
Two years ago, my business partner and I were in need of gap financing while we waited for a client to pay us. We approached the main banks but,...
Musk argues regulators overstepped in tweet contempt quest
Musk argues regulators overstepped in tweet contempt quest
Lawyers for Tesla chief Elon Musk on Monday argued that US regulators overstepped their bounds by calling for him to be held in contempt for a...
Mobile tech is going to the dogs... literally
Mobile tech is going to the dogs... literally
Is your dog getting enough exercise? Who will change your cat's litter box while you are away on holiday?
Foldable phone outlook hinges on the bend
Foldable phone outlook hinges on the bend
Handset-makers are racing to launch their first smartphones with folding screens but analysts warn the technology is still too rudimentary —...
Galaxy Fold will be in SA stores in May
Galaxy Fold will be in SA stores in May
The Galaxy Fold is a new category device that is both a 4.6-inch smartphone and a 7.3-inch tablet, which uses Samsung’s infinity flex display and...
Ballerina bots of the Amazon job-pocalypse
Ballerina bots of the Amazon job-pocalypse
New York — Hundreds of orange robots zoom and whiz back and forth like miniature bumper cars but, instead of colliding,...

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