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Instagram co-founders step down amid autonomy clash rumours
Instagram co-founders step down amid autonomy clash rumours
In an unexpected move, Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger resigned from the photo-sharing app – which is owned by Facebook –...
Benin repeals social media tax after protests
Benin repeals social media tax after protests
After 10 days of mobilisation with more than 500 000 people being affected by the social media tax, the government in Benin have decided to
Fake news adds to India's flood torment
Fake news adds to India's flood torment
Cristiano Ronaldo has not donated $11-million to the Kerala flood disaster fund and there are no cracks in a key dam, but India's fake news machine...
Internet censorship in Africa threatens democracy, economy
Internet censorship in Africa threatens democracy, economy
Many African governments have taken to censoring a variety of apps and sites, especially around election time. But people across the continent...
Uganda reviewing social media taxes after outcry
Uganda reviewing social media taxes after outcry
Uganda will review a tax on the use of...
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...
WhatsApp offers tips to spot fake news after India murders
WhatsApp offers tips to spot fake news after India murders
WhatsApp took out full-page advertisements in Indian newspapers on Tuesday, offering "easy tips" to identify fact from fiction after a slew of...
WhatsApp at work is useful – up to a point
WhatsApp at work is useful – up to a point
Most of us are familiar with the insistent ping of our cellphones alerting us to a message on our work WhatsApp group at ungodly hours. Indeed, the...
What does blue-ticking mean for building trust?
What does blue-ticking mean for building trust?
At the outset of ubuntu is the agreement between two or more people that they see each other. Dumela for Basotho le ba Tswana is a cosmic contract...
Uganda to initiate social media tax
Uganda to initiate social media tax
Uganda’s Parliament voted to implement a new social media tax last Wednesday, limiting access to apps such as WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter.
Apps for the people by the people
Apps for the people by the people
The key word is “easier”. An easier way to find the nearest creche, kota joint or mechanic in a township. An easier way to navigate the...

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