Apple Music launched in South Africa

2015-06-30 19:14

Technology giant Apple has officially included South Africa among 100 countries where it has switched on its streaming music service.

Removing the biggest risks in online transactions – settlement and fulfilment

2015-06-30 16:29

Llewellyn Morkel tells Biznews’s Alec Hogg how a newly launched product removed the biggest risk in online transations – the risk for buyers of getting what they paid for.

Internet access to 'spike' in SA

2015-06-29 08:35

South Africa is forecast to see a massive jump in internet traffic as more people switch to smartphones and other smart devices, according to a survey.

Running a startup in South Africa is not a 'glamorous' business, according to a survey.

Running a startup in South Africa is not a 'glamorous' business, according to a survey.

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Google, GE pushing lobbying efforts with EU

2015-06-25 14:20

Google and General Electric are some of the most active companies lobbying the European Commission, the anti-corruption group Transparency International has said.

Cell C to offer free Facebook access

2015-06-24 11:22

South Africa’s third largest mobile network Cell C has inked a deal to provide zero-rated access to social network Facebook from July 1 while also bringing to SA.

BlackBerry suffers first-quarter loss

2015-06-23 16:01

BlackBerry reported a first-quarter loss that missed analysts’ estimates as sales from smartphones dropped.

SA open access broadband not so open

2015-06-23 08:58

The principle of open access for broadband networks is often difficult to implement in practice despite government policy, according to an industry expert.

Want fibre broadband? Demand it

2015-06-22 10:31

Accessible fibre broadband will be rolled out in high density areas if residents demand it, says a provider.

Demand for online video soars in SA

2015-06-19 08:55

South Africans are racing to adopt video and are watching more and longer rich media clips on smartphones, new research shows.


Uber not worried over possible Joburg regulation

2015-06-30 17:00

Uber is not worried over Johannesburg officials mulling new regulation for the internet ride sharing service in the city.

Fin24 users unhappy over SA internet speeds

2015-06-29 14:21

In light of South Africa’s internet population growing, Fin24 users say that it’s high time that the country steps up its internet speeds as well.

Coke, Virgin, and Airbus buy into space internet dream

2015-06-28 19:09

OneWeb has revealed a massive funding round and firm contracts to launch hundreds of the company's satellites into orbit around the earth, igniting a new era of the internet.

UPDATE: FNB says it's experiencing 'connectivity' problems

2015-06-25 16:00

Digital channels of First National Bank (FNB), including its website and mobile offering, have suffered downtime on Thursday.

Fin24 users voice anger over FNB website downtime

2015-06-25 11:48

Problems with First National Bank digital channels on Thursday morning have Fin24 users fuming.

All Gmail users can now 'undo send'

2015-06-24 07:50

Google is making it easier to avoid getting into trouble with a misdirected or inappropriate email.

Rural areas and schools are expected to benefit from government’s planned broadband roll out, according to a government minister.

Rural areas and schools are expected to benefit from government’s planned broadband roll out, according to a government minister.

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Facebook, Youtube in video 'arms race'

2015-06-22 19:34

Facebook is gaining ground on Google's YouTube as an outlet for big companies to market their products via online videos.

WikiLeaks reveals Saudi intrigue

2015-06-20 19:13

Iran, intrigue and unpaid limo bills: leaked files offer insight into Saudi diplomats' world

Cuba to create first public Wi-Fi service

2015-06-19 08:32

Cuba plans to beam Wi-Fi signals at 35 public spaces in the first such offering for the population at large.

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