Small South African fintech start-up sues Facebook
PrepaidWealth.com takes the social media giant to court over its suspension from the platform.
Shocking details as Facebook releases transparency report
Fake accounts, images of nude children, content on suicide and self-harm were culled by Facebook and Instagram.
Africa shies away from reporting Facebook violations
The social network laments that a fewer number of people in Africa report community standards violations.
Bitcoin to change the future of humanity: WeWork SA boss
Stafford Masie, computer scientist and GM of WeWork SA, believes Bitcoin is the greatest gift mankind has ever received technologically.
Facebook’s Libra to forge ahead amid partner exodus
Industry players believe the planned crypto-currency will still launch regardless of key partners pulling out.
More partners ditch Facebook’s Libra crypto project
In a blow to Facebook’s ambitions, major payment companies including MasterCard and Visa have quit the group behind the project.
Facebook’s Libra too hot to handle as pals ‘unfriend’ project
The crypto-currency suffers a major setback after a key partner pulls out, with others reconsidering their positions.
Vodacom targets business with digital transformation workshops
The mobile operator offers business acceleration workshops in collaboration with Google, Facebook and Business Doctors.
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.