Developers sue Apple over app store fees

June 5, 2019 News Room SA 0

A lawsuit filed on Tuesday by developers alleges Apple is abusing its monopoly position in its online marketplace to extract excessive fees from those creating […]


June 3, 2019 News Room SA 0

Twitter has apologised for suspending a number of accounts critical of China, days before the politically sensitive 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown. The […]

Facebook use eroding in US as social media under pressure

May 29, 2019 News Room SA 0

Facebook’s efforts to crack down on misinformation and sensational content have reduced the time spent at the leading social network eroding, researchers said Tuesday. The […]

Huawei’s own operating system could be ready this year if cut off from US tech, top exec says

May 24, 2019 News Room SA 0

Chinese technology giant Huawei could introduce its own operating system, for smartphones and laptops, this year if the company is banned from using Google and […]

Google and Android system start to cut ties with Huawei

May 20, 2019 News Room SA 0

US internet giant Google, whose Android mobile operating system powers most of the world’s smartphones, said on Sunday it was beginning to cut ties with […]

Whatsapp working on feature that blocks users from taking screenshots of private chats

April 23, 2019 News Room SA 0

Taking screenshots of a private conversation on popular messaging app, Whatsapp will soon be a thing of the past. Whatsapp has announced that a brand […]

Samsung releases world’s first 5G phone

April 5, 2019 News Room SA 0

Samsung Electronics on Friday released the Galaxy S10 5G, the world’s first available smartphone with built-in fifth-generation communications technology, as South Korea seeks to build […]


April 4, 2019 News Room SA 0

Facebook Inc on Wednesday changed the privacy settings on its WhatsApp messaging platform, allowing users to decide who can add them to chat groups, as […]

Smart tech not laced up

March 25, 2019 News Room SA 0

Nike’s most-advanced kicks have been turning into bricks. Blame the internet. Last month, Nike began selling shoes that lace themselves. The $350 (R5000) Adapt BB […]

Facebook employees had access to millions of user passwords

March 22, 2019 News Room SA 0

Facebook stored up to 600 million user account passwords without encryption and viewable as plain text to tens of thousands of company employees, according to a report Thursday […]