WATCH: Top 5 world news videos today

2018-10-10 05:42

Watch our playlist of the five most talked about world news videos today, October 10, 2018.

DOCUMENTARY: How others get rich off your personal data

2018-09-28 20:33

Data is being collected about you constantly. All this personal data is being used to send you advertisements and banners, one would say. But that is just the start.

Renault-Nissan teams with Google for Android in dashboards

2018-09-19 06:42

Google is teaming up with Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi to add the search giant's Android mobile operating system to the auto alliance's dashboard media systems.

Trump now says Google, Facebook, Amazon may be ‘antitrust situation’

2018-09-02 13:39

Trump’s latest attack on the technology companies began Tuesday when he claimed without providing evidence that Google’s news search function favoured liberal over conservative outlets.

Trump brings limited firepower to fight over Google news

2018-08-30 10:26

President Donald Trump’s call for action against Google and other internet companies over the way they display news is likely to run up against a hard fact.

Trump accuses Google of rigging search results against him

2018-08-28 12:24

US President Donald Trump accused Alphabet's Google of rigging its search results to display only negative stories about him, calling it “a very serious situation” that “will be addressed.”

WATCH: More than 1 000 Google workers protest censored China search

2018-08-17 13:03

Some Google employees are upset with the company's secretive plan to build a search engine that would comply with Chinese censorship, and a letter sent to management calls on executives to conduct a review of ethics and transparency at the company.

Apple becomes first US company to hit $1 trillion value

2018-08-02 21:49

Apple became the first US-based company with a market value of $1trn four decades after it was co-founded by Steve Jobs in a Silicon Valley garage.

These Joburg offices now have farms inside them — and workers get to harvest lunch

2018-07-27 06:15

Business gardens are taking off, and feeding staff.

Google shrugs off EU fine, damage to hinge on rivals' plans

2018-07-22 12:07

Europe’s record $5bn fine against Google marks the biggest regulatory attack yet on technology giants. But investors and analysts shrugged off the ruling’s potential to dent Google’s business.


Google reveals social network bug exposed private data of 500 000 accounts

2018-10-08 22:40

Google has announced it is shutting down the consumer version of its online social network after fixing a bug exposing private data in as many as 500 000 accounts.

Google looking to future after 20 years of search

2018-09-24 13:41

Google celebrated its 20th birthday, marking two decades in which it has grown from simply a better way to explore the internet to a search engine so woven into daily life its name has become a verb.

Google, Facebook dealt blow by EU lawmakers in copyright fight

2018-09-12 15:08

Tech platforms and internet activists have protested the outcome of a European Parliament vote to back copyright rules that would help video, music and other rights holders seek compensation for use of their content online.

Google and Mastercard cut a secret ad deal to track retail sales

2018-08-31 14:12

For the past year, select Google advertisers have had access to a potent new tool to track whether the ads they ran online led to a sale at a physical store in the US.

Trump takes on Google in complaints about social media

2018-08-28 21:36

US President Donald Trump is promising to address what he says is the "very serious situation" of social media companies "suppressing" conservative voices and "hiding information" and good news.

Google sued for unwanted tracking of phone locations

2018-08-21 12:12

A lawsuit filed in federal court here accuses Google of invading people's privacy by tracking the whereabouts of smartphones users despite "location history" settings being turned off.

Google in talks with Tencent and Inspur for China cloud

2018-08-06 14:55

Google’s plans for China are even more ambitious than previously understood.

Google’s secret China project sparks anger among workers

2018-08-02 19:49

Google staff has awoken to surprising news: Their company is working on a search app tailored, and censored, for China.

The story behind Google's secret offer to settle EU's Android probe

2018-07-22 16:25

European Union Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager coolly hit Google with a €4.3bn fine, the biggest penalty in the history of antitrust enforcement. But it didn’t have to be that way.

Trump says EU is ‘taking advantage’ with $5bn Google fine

2018-07-20 11:31

President Donald Trump has lashed out at the European Union’s $5bn fine against Google in the latest trade-related salvo fired from the White House.

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