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Alphabet's Google gets schooled

Google revealed private profile data of at least 500 000 users may have been exposed to hundreds of external developers.

Yesterday

Tencent Holdings goes under the knife

In its first restructuring in six years, the company will consolidate three content business units and create a new group for cloud and smart industries.

8 Oct

Infrastructure? What infrastructure? It's the thinking that counts

Post-conflict nations can punch far above their weight when it comes to innovation and digital advances.

3 Oct

Facebook hit again

About 50 million Facebook accounts may have been affected by a new security breach.

1 Oct

Sky's the limit for Comcast

Comcast topped 21st Century Fox in a weekend auction for Sky, winning the British broadcaster with a $38.8 billion bid.

25 Sep

Even when it's boring, Apple's still on top of the world

Complain about the lack of Jobs-era product design all you want; whatever Apple is doing is clearly working.

19 Sep

Renesas buys Integrated Device Tech for $6.7bn

This is the company's second major acquisition as it deepens its push into semiconductors for self-driving cars.

17 Sep

Jack Ma steps down

Alibaba's co-founder and executive chairman intends to pursue philanthropic endeavours in education.

Sep 10, 2018

Is data and dating a match made in heaven?

Data could be used to avoid the pitfalls online dating has been criticised for in the past, to provide a more honest assessment of a potential match.

Sep 5, 2018

Apple explores augmented reality

The company buys Akonia Holographics, a six-year-old maker of displays for augmented reality glasses.

Sep 3, 2018

Be like the iguana to survive in business

In every industry, organisations are facing changing ecosystems, invasive species and the destruction of existing habitats.

Aug 21, 2018

Accenture buys Mindtribe, Pillar

The company bought hardware engineering firm Mindtribe and smart embedded software company Pillar Technology.

Aug 20, 2018