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eBook: Social media trends for 2020

Industry experts define the social media trends you need to know.

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WhatsApp notches up 2bn users

The Facebook-owned messaging platform now supports more than two billion users around the world.

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Facebook, SAPS join forces to combat child kidnappings

The local police force collaborates with the social media firm to launch an “Amber Alert” tool to help find missing children.

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31 Jan

GoDaddy buys local social content start-up

The world’s biggest Web host by market share purchases Cape Town-based Over, a social content start-up company.

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Jan 27, 2020

TikTok is breeding ground for predators

The popular video-sharing social media app may pose a serious safety risk for its millions of young users, experts warn.

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Jan 24, 2020

Cell C’s cyber bullying offensive reaches high schools

Phase two of Cell C’s cyber safety programme will equip 80 high schools with online safety awareness education.

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Submit budget tips for Mboweni online

Finance minister Tito Mboweni invites South Africans to share tips on equitable economic growth ahead of the national budget.

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Jan 21, 2020

Criminals hijack 70K women’s photos from Tinder

Over 70 000 photos of dating platform Tinder users are being shared by members of an online cyber crime forum.

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Jan 21, 2020

Beauty company Avon Justine makes digital forays

The firm ventures into the digital world by launching a digital store to connect customers online or through a mobile app.

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Jan 15, 2020

ICASA blames Cell C litigation for ongoing number porting scams

The latest unauthorised ports could have been avoided if the regulations were not held back by Cell C litigation, says ICASA.

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Jan 13, 2020

Facebook appoints Middle East, Africa, Turkey lead

The social media company appoints Derya Matraş to grow Facebook’s economic and social impact across the region.

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Resourcing partners remain vital in the digital age

While organisations can use digital channels to hire personnel and bypass recruitment agencies, the latter's knowledge of vetting processes and staffing needs cannot be dispensed with, says Sue Richards, IT Consulting and Resourcing Manager at JMR Software.