Afrikaans, Zulu, Sotho added for Facebook fact-checking
The social network adds new support for several African languages to reduce the spread of misinformation.
Naspers leads $125m investment in Indian online marketplace
The Internet and media group invests in India-based Meesho, with participation from Facebook and existing investors.
Facebook workshops unlock digital skills for 3 000 entrepreneurs
The “Boost with Facebook” workshops will empower over 3 000 local businesses with digital marketing skills to propel their business growth.
MultiChoice to merge digital assets as OTT race intensifies
The pay-TV operator looks to consolidate DStv Now and Showmax, after facing stiff competition from Netflix, Amazon Video, Facebook and iFlix.
Facebook slapped with record $5bn fine over privacy breaches
The FTC hits the social network with the largest penalty to date imposed on any company for violating consumers’ privacy.
Industry challenges scrutiny of Facebook’s Libra, cryptos
The high-level attacks on Facebook’s Libra show there are a lot of misconceptions about digital currencies, say industry players.
Facebook scammers take over deceased user accounts
Accounts that are being exploited are ones without a legacy contact.