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‘Boris the Baby Bot’: The little book about big data
‘Boris the Baby Bot’: The little book about big data
A Cape Town data privacy campaigner wants to get your children to start learning about their privacy online and make them aware of the growing...
How to win votes and influence people
How to win votes and influence people
The company that created the CR17 brand online — and was instrumental in influencing more than 4 700 ANC delegates back in December 2017...
The struggle to regulate online giants like Facebook, Google, Amazon
The struggle to regulate online giants like Facebook, Google, Amazon
Internet giants like Facebook, Google and Amazon have disrupted markets and culture in a lucrative rise to power that have regulators launching...
Predatory Facebook is an illusory friend that uses you
Predatory Facebook is an illusory friend that uses you
Once upon a time, there was a book called The­facebook (it later became just Facebook). It was unlike any other book. It existed on the internet...
Lawsuit adds to Facebook woes on data protection
Lawsuit adds to Facebook woes on data protection
Facebook's woes mounted on Wednesday as it faced a lawsuit alleging privacy violations related to data leaked to a consultancy working on Donald...
Spain approves contested data protection law
Spain approves contested data protection law
The Spanish senate approved on Wednesday a controversial online data protection law which critics say will allow political parties to target voters...
Departing Facebook comms chief takes blame for PR firm controversy
Departing Facebook comms chief takes blame for PR firm controversy
The outgoing head of Facebook's communications team on Wednesday took responsibility for the controversial hiring of a conservative consulting firm...
Editorial: Fallout from Facebook
Editorial: Fallout from Facebook
There was a time, not so long ago, when you could sympathise with Facebook. As a platform for humans, it was merely reflecting humanity.
EU warns Facebook not to lose control of data security
EU warns Facebook not to lose control of data security
The EU's top data privacy enforcer expressed worry on Tuesday that Facebook had lost control of data security after a vast privacy breach that she...
Zimbabwe’s opposition copies the Kenyan playbook
Zimbabwe’s opposition copies the Kenyan playbook
When Nelson Chamisa this week announced his intention to inaugurate himself as “People’s President” of Zimbabwe, he was following in the...
SA waits on information regulator
SA waits on information regulator
With national and provincial elections on the country’s horizon, there is a nagging question that deserves attention in the face of mounting...
The online battle for the truth
The online battle for the truth
False information is saturating political debate worldwide and undermining an already weak level of trust in the media and institutions, spreading...

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