Google News Innovation Challenge expands to Africa
Facebook plugs fake news loopholes ahead of SA elections
The social network puts a number of measures in place to counter election interference and misinformation.
Blow for tech giants as EU approves copyright laws
Under the new law, online platforms will have to sign licensing agreements with authors and publishers to use their work.
Facebook maps out Africa using artificial intelligence
The company creates artificial intelligence-powered maps to help humanitarian aid and relief agencies better assist people in need.
Online shopping via smartphones eclipses PCs, tablets
PwC's consumer survey finds smartphones are the device of choice for e-commerce, outstripping other commonly used online shopping channels.
'Digital gangster' Facebook to appoint content reviewers
The social media giant outlines plans to create an independent oversight board to provide guidelines around implementing a level of censorship on the platform.