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Microsoft offers tech organisations grants

The company is calling on IT start-ups and individuals who are developing new technologies that help people affordably engage online, to apply for an assistant grant.


Netflix beats subscriber growth expectations

The video streaming pioneer added a third more subscribers than expected in the last quarter of 2016, with the majority coming from outside of the US. 


SA SMEs see bright future

Local SMEs' confidence is growing, with 50% of those polled on Facebook saying they plan to create jobs in the next half-year.


Legal war looms amid renewable energy applause

While deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa lauded SA's green energy sector at the World Economic Forum, local producers are looking to take Eskom to court.


Social grant payments in limbo

It remains unclear whether the South African Social Security Agency will be ready to take on the task of payments to 17 million social grant beneficiaries.


Xerox renews Lions sponsorship

Bytes Document Solutions and Xerox will extend their sponsorship contract with the Golden Lions Rugby Union for another three years.


Google acquires Twitter's dev platform

The tech giant signs an agreement to purchase the struggling social media company''s mobile development platform, Fabric.


Smartphone market heads to 6bn mark

By 2020, smart mobile devices will be universally adopted throughout the world.


US alleges Oracle salary, hiring discrimination

The US Labour Department claims Oracle pays white male employees more than female and non-white workers with the same job titles.


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