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France passes law taxing digital giants in defiance of US anger
France passes law taxing digital giants in defiance of US anger
France on Thursday became the first major economy to impose a tax on digital giants, with parliament passing the legislation in defiance of a probe...
Amazon dethrones Google as top global brand —survey
Amazon dethrones Google as top global brand —survey
US retail giant Amazon has moved past hi-tech titans Apple and Google to become the world's most valuable brand, a key survey showed on Tuesday....
China wins the tech war in Africa
China wins the tech war in Africa
To understand the extent of the effect Huawei has had on information, communication and technology (ICT) in Africa, it is worth considering the...
For bruised Apple, a need to go beyond the iPhone
For bruised Apple, a need to go beyond the iPhone
Apple is aiming to show it can do more than just make iPhones in a quarterly update Tuesday for investors who are skeptical over whether the...
The world economy goes Hollywood
The world economy goes Hollywood
LONDON – If there is one useful conclusion that economists and investors can draw from the crazy year that has just ended –...
Samsung Electronics flags near-30% slump in Q4 operating profit
Samsung Electronics flags near-30% slump in Q4 operating profit
Samsung Electronics on Tuesday flagged its first quarterly profit drop in two years and painted a grim outlook owing to mounting competition from...
Uncaptured: The money problem and the journalists who have 'stopped looking'
Uncaptured: The money problem and the journalists who have 'stopped looking'
Investigative journalists helped pull South Africa back from a precipice by exposing the depth of state capture. But they are now staring into...
Built-in tools assist smartphone addicts
Built-in tools assist smartphone addicts
Tech giants Apple and Google have released tools built directly into their mobile operating systems to curb excessive smartphone use. Apple calls...
SA joins digital music mainstream
SA joins digital music mainstream
This week South African music duo Darkie Fiction’s song Bhoza made it on to Apple Music’s A-List of songs out of Africa for 2018,...
After conquering the world, smartphone faces uncertain future
After conquering the world, smartphone faces uncertain future
What is next for the smartphone, which has become the hottest-selling consumer device around the world in just over a decade?
Beware, the everything bubble
Beware, the everything bubble
Think back not too many years and it seems we have floated from bubble to bubble, cases of out-of-whack prices being recorded in eras such as...
Fed rebalancing rocks markets
Fed rebalancing rocks markets
Global markets are bleeding, with $8-trillion wiped off the value of equities in October alone.

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