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Aug 29, 2018

Trump accuses Google of search bias

US president Donald Trump alleges Google's search engine promotes negative news articles and hides "fair media" coverage of him.

Aug 2, 2018

US Bill forces tech firms to disclose software probes

The Bill will require companies that have international trades to disclose if they have any foreign software investigations under way.

Jul 6, 2018

Weaponising Twitter

Twitter has become a place where politicians attack each other, but what impact do these interactions have on you and me?

Jun 27, 2018

Trump urged to reconsider lifting ban on ZTE

Senator Mark Warner and Senator Marco Rubio say that ZTE poses a significant threat to national security.

Jun 26, 2018

US chip stocks sink following trade measures announcement

Intel, Micron Technology and Nvidia each fell at least 4% in afternoon trade, pushing the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index down 3.7%.

Jun 7, 2018

Ex-Cambridge Analytica boss admits getting Facebook data

Alexander Nix, former head of Cambridge Analytica, admits the firm received data from the researcher at the centre of the Facebook data scandal.


US investigates now-defunct Cambridge Analytica

The probe will reportedly focus on the company's financial dealings and how it used the harvested Facebook data.

May 14, 2018

Trump pledges to help ZTE 'get back into business'

US president Donald Trump offers a job-saving concession to Beijing ahead of high-stakes trade talks this week.

May 9, 2018

Trump's Iran sanctions limit MTN cash repatriation

US sanctions against Iran may curb MTN's ability to repatriate R3 billion from its operations in the Middle Eastern nation.

May 3, 2018

Cambridge Analytica shuts down after Facebook scandal

The company will begin bankruptcy proceedings after losing clients and facing mounting legal fees resulting from the data scandal.

Apr 25, 2018

Amazon boss Bezos supports scrutiny of big companies

All large institutions should be scrutinised or examined; it's not personal, says Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

Mar 29, 2018

Trump wants to curb Amazon's growing power

US president Donald Trump talks of using anti-trust law to "go after" Amazon as he is worried about mom-and-pop retailers being put out of business.

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