Stellenbosch solar project lights up

2015-08-27 21:08

Thinking small, South Africans have developed an affordable solar power prototype that stumped Google.

China market turmoil hits Apple

2015-08-25 10:47

Apple has gone for a harrowing stock market ride, plummeting on concerns about China's economy.

Guy Kawasaki: Startup pre-mortems help prevent post-mortems

2015-08-21 16:23

Get the team together, pretend the product has failed and work out why so you can avoid it in future, says Guy Kawasaki, ex-advisor to Google's Motorola business unit.

Google launches Wi-Fi router for home use

2015-08-19 14:34

Google has launched a Wi-Fi router, the latest move in the company's efforts to get ready for the connected home and draw more users to its services.

Google names new Android update

2015-08-18 10:10

Google has named its soon-to-be released operating system for its Android mobile devices.

Google gets 2nd EU charge response extension

2015-08-16 11:27

Google, the world's most popular internet search engine, has been given an extra two weeks to counter European Union charges of abusing its market power.

BMW studies 'trademark implications' of Google Alphabet

2015-08-12 15:46

The car maker is looking into Google naming its parent company Alphabet, which is the registered name of one of BMW's subsidiaries.

Google 'Alphabet' spells surprise reorganisation

2015-08-11 15:48

Google has unveiled a surprise corporate overhaul, forming a new parent company dubbed Alphabet to include internet search and a handful of independent companies.

Google gets new CEO, holding company

2015-08-11 07:47

Google is creating a new company to oversee its internet business and getting a new CEO in the process.

Google balks at global 'right to be forgotten' order

2015-07-31 08:42

Google is refusing to bow to an order from the French privacy watchdog to scrub search results worldwide when users invoke their "right to be forgotten" online.


Fake 'Google sweepstakes' scam targets SA

2015-08-26 09:24

Cyber crooks are engaged in a scam targeting South Africans that seeks to extract user information.

Google says howzit with its new offices

2015-08-23 18:07

US search giant makes a colourful splash with its vibrant new SA-themed Joburg premises. Ferial Haffajee went along for the ride

Jacob Zuma tops Google politician charts

2015-08-20 12:10

Zuma is far ahead of Julius Malema and Mmusi Maimane as the most searched for politician online in South Africa.

Google reveals effectiveness of solar panels

2015-08-18 11:07

The search giant has had a good look at your roof, and can tell you if it is worth the investment to install solar energy panels.

Flight attendant video breaks the internet

2015-08-18 07:57

A flight attendant's performance during a safety demonstration has taken over the internet, with multiple shares on social media and video sharing sites.

Google design chief's top tip for creatives

2015-08-15 12:00

The one thing creatives should learn when heading into the world of advertising is how to code, says Google Creative Lab’s Steve Vranakis.

SA porn searches beat out Malema

2015-08-12 09:13

Data from search giant Google indicates that South Africans have an increasing appetite for online pornography.

Who is Sundar Pichai, Google's new CEO?

2015-08-11 15:14

His name may not ring a bell, but Google's new CEO Sundar Pichai has worked on some of the company's best-known products.

Sport dominates Google SA searches in July

2015-08-03 16:12

Sport was top of mind for South Africans using the internet last month, according to the search giant.

SEE IT ALL: Google street view captures live Joburg armed robbery

2015-07-23 12:07

The drivers of an ADT vehicle were held at gunpoint in Johannesburg... and the entire scene was captured by Google Street View. See it all here.

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