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Rihanna urges fans to delete Snapchat

The pop star condemns Snapchat for intentionally bringing shame to domestic violence victims.

'Smart cameras turned into surveillance tools'

Attackers can remotely disable these devices, execute arbitrary malicious code on them and commit other acts of malfeasance, warns Kaspersky Lab.

YouTube adds dose of reality to conspiracy videos


The video platform will display text from Wikipedia and other sites alongside some videos as it attempts to combat hoaxes and conspiracy theories.

Spotify changes the music industry's tune


Many recording industry figures say the streaming revolution, led by Spotify, crippled the commercial logic of recording music as a profession.

Spotify makes South African debut


The world's largest music-streaming service will officially be available to South African users from 13 March.

Trump addresses link between violent video games, crime

US president Donald Trump spoke to Take-Two Interactive Software, ZeniMax Media execs about the supposed link.

Spotify financials in tune for listing

1 Mar

In preparing for a direct listing, Spotify discloses its financial data for the first time, showing rising revenue and relatively steady operating costs.

Google brings AI into homes with smart camera

28 Feb

Google Clips is a pocket-sized digital camera that decides on its own whether an image is interesting enough to shoot.

Focus, anywhere and anytime

The Voyager 8200 UC headset from the Plantronics unified communications range includes the Active Noise Cancelling feature. [Local rep: Headset Solutions]

MWC: Sony, Nokia, Samsung first to debut flagships

Mobile World Congress 2018 kicks off with major smartphone launches, setting the tone for device trends for the year.

Budget: DOC outlines plans for digital migration

The communications ministry seeks to ensure 1.5 million digital TVs are installed over the medium-term period.

How to get back what Google took away

19 Feb

The search engine giant incited outrage when it removed its View Image button; however, a new extension can re-implement the function.

Virtually experience sights, sounds of great migration

Feb 16, 2018

The Maasai Mara wildebeest crossing has been captured in virtual reality by a South African team and is available for public viewing this weekend.