New open source body to promote better, healthier cities
Uber, Facebook, Google and IBM are among the early sign-ups to the new Urban Computing Foundation.
Trump blacklist sees Google restrict some Huawei business
The Chinese tech giant will reportedly lose access to updates to Google's Android operating system and future Huawei smartphones will not have access to the Google Play Store.
What South Africans searched for online on election day
South Africans turned to Google for voting information, while photo-sharing apps like Instagram were used to showcase their marks in the sixth democratic election.
Play nicely, Shuttleworth tells feuding foundations
Mark Shuttleworth used this week's Open Infrastructure Summit to scold open source foundations for straying from the founding principles of open source.
How to apply for 2019 Google Africa Certifications Scholarships
The response to Google's plan to train 30 000 developers in Africa has been phenomenal. Here are some more details as to how to apply.
Amazon and Google Announce Official YouTube Apps to Launch on Fire TV; Prime Video App Coming to Chromecast and Android TV
Today, Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Google (NASDAQ: GOOGL) announced that in the coming months, the two companies will launch the official YouTube app on Amazon Fire TV devices and Fire TV Edition smart TVs, as well as the Prime Video app for streaming to Chromecast and Chromecast built-in devices.
Google News Innovation Challenge expands to Africa
The tech giant invites proposals from media firms that use innovative technologies to produce quality news content.
Google seeks African developers for 30 000 scholarships
The tech giant offers scholarships to help African developers become certified on Google Android, mobile Web and cloud technologies.
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.