Spotify hits the right note

Spotify acquires licensing tech provider, to help it to locate songwriters and pay them royalties they are due.


Facebook under scrutiny

The US Federal Trade Commission takes the unusual step of opening an investigation into the social media giant.

9 Apr

Wakanda forever!

How Black Panther is redefining African leadership.

3 Apr

A is for Amazon

Amazon has become the second most valuable publicly listed US company, surpassing Google parent Alphabet for the first time.

26 Mar

Decolonising data: Navigating Africa through the unknown

Modern-day explorers need to invest in customer analytics, inclusive data policies and local innovation challenges.

Mar 20, 2018

Broadcom, Qualcomm dealt Trump card

The US president blocked Broadcom's proposed takeover of Qualcomm on national security grounds.

Mar 19, 2018

BlackBerry sues Facebook

The company says Facebook and its WhatsApp and Instagram apps copied technology and features from BlackBerry Messenger.

Mar 12, 2018

Customer experience grows up

Companies must move beyond the idea that personalised content is enough, as personalised experiences offer so much more.

Mar 7, 2018

Spot the IPO

Music streaming service Spotify filed for an IPO on the NYSE last week.

Mar 5, 2018

Dropbox files for IPO

The data-sharing business filed for an initial public offering of up to $500 million with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

Feb 26, 2018

How to beat mobile app fatigue

There is pretty much an app for everything. What can you do to make yours stand out?

Feb 23, 2018

Pushing automation to the tipping point

Could a robot save you from losing your business? Or even your mind?

Feb 22, 2018

Google buys Xively

The Internet giant aims to capture sales from businesses that manage a growing number of devices connected to the Net.

Feb 19, 2018

Tencent gets its game on

The company invests $474 million in Shanda Games, a privately held Chinese developer of online games.

Feb 12, 2018

Love, compassion and other lessons from WEF 2018

With a well-timed focus on "creating a shared future in a fractured world", WEF 2018 also addressed the cyber-powered elephant in the room.

Feb 7, 2018