Google pays out thousands for Android security

2016-06-17 11:59

Google has paid out more than $500 000 to improve security in the Android mobile operating system.

Millennials in the workplace – do they require special treatment?

2016-06-14 19:53

What makes millennials, otherwise known as Generation Y'ers, tick, and do they require special treatment? Jessica Edgson, a millennial herself, investigates.

Google launches 'Play Music Concierge' in SA

2016-06-08 12:51

The search giant says it has launched its 'Concierge' music option in South Africa.

Googling yourself now leads to personal privacy controls

2016-06-01 21:00

Now all you need to do is Google yourself if you're wondering how deeply Google has been digging into your digital life.

WATCH: The emotional moment a blind man has his sight restored

2016-05-30 12:35

Amit Tiwari is an Indian man who has been blind since grade 9. Watch the emotional moment he has his sight restored and sees his family for the first time in 15 years.

Former Google boss reveals he has an iPhone

2016-05-25 16:05

Tech industry titans Tim Cook and Eric Schmidt took their battle for corporate domination to the heart of Europe, seeking to win over new startups and IT enthusiasts.

Google's new patent glues pedestrians to cars

2016-05-20 09:16

Google had a fresh US patent for a sticky coating that could be applied to self-driving cars so pedestrians stick instead of bouncing off when hit.

EU data laws 'challenging' to SA firms

2016-05-19 11:45

South African companies doing business with European Union customers may themselves at odds with new data protection regulations, says a digital specialist.

Will robot cars drive traffic congestion off a cliff?

2016-05-17 08:31

Self-driving cars are expected to usher in a new era of mobility, safety and convenience, but the problem, according to transportation researchers, is that people will use them too much.

Google wants new emojis to represent professional women

2016-05-12 18:23

The search giant wants professional women to be better represented in emoji form.


More companies opt to sit out Trump’s coronation in Cleveland

2016-06-16 23:15

Top US corporations are cutting back on sponsorship of the Republican national convention in Cleveland, as Donald Trump promises a level of controversy rarely seen.

Tech firms dominate top 100 brands

2016-06-10 13:03

Tech companies have tightened their grip on the world’s most valuable brands, an international survey has showed.

Saudi Arabia to invest $3.5-billion into Uber

2016-06-02 10:46

The oil-rich nation of Saudi Arabia will invest $3.5-billion in Uber and will bolster the presence of the American-based company in the Middle East.

Tech giants vow to tackle online hate speech within 24 hours

2016-05-31 17:39

Facebook, Twitter, Google and Microsoft have pledged to tackle online hate speech in less than 24 hours to combat the use of social media by terrorists.

Google Maps may soon lead you to ... more ads

2016-05-26 11:32

You may start seeing more ads when getting directions from Google's popular mapping service.

French police raid Google over 'tax fraud'

2016-05-25 11:07

French police have raided Google's Paris offices as part of an investigation into "aggravated tax fraud" and money laundering.

Why your phone may never get Android's latest features

2016-05-20 07:37

Google announced several new Android features, but many phones won't get them for a while, if ever.

Google to rival WhatsApp with ‘Allo’ app

2016-05-19 11:02

Internet search giant Google is preparing to launch a smart messaging app dubbed ‘Allo’ that will take on Facebook-owned WhatsApp.

Apple shares hit two-year low

2016-05-13 08:51

Shares of Apple have sunk below $90 for the first time in nearly two years, ceding the title of the world's largest company by market valuation to Google.

Google bans payday loans

2016-05-11 20:28

Google is banning ads for payday loans, quick money that comes with extremely high interest rates that can quickly plunge a borrower into financial distress.

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