23 Jun

World’s innovative firms struggle to stay on top

Company executives’ commitment to innovation drops significantly, resulting in difficulties in making success repeatable.

18 Jun

Google to support black businesses, steps up diversity efforts

The company commits $175 million to back black-owned businesses following widespread protests against racial discrimination and police brutality.

May 21, 2020

Apple, Google contact-tracing tech draws govts’ attention

The tech giants are in discussion with various public health authorities worldwide that are interested in using their contact-tracing tech to fight COVID-19.

May 13, 2020

Vodacom, Loon bring balloon-powered Internet to Mozambique

Loon will help Vodacom provide service to un-served and under-served parts of the country with a network of floating cellphone towers.

Feb 4, 2020

Google brought in $80bn for developers in 2019

Google generated billions in revenue for developers using Android developer tools, as Google Play notched up two billion active users.

Dec 4, 2019

Pichai takes reins at Alphabet as Google co-founders retreat

Google CEO Sundar Pichai will replace absentee CEO, Larry Page, at the helm of parent company Alphabet.

Oct 17, 2019

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.

Aug 5, 2019

Chinese state media hints at Huawei OS this year

The company is reportedly testing its smartphone with the self-developed Hongmeng operating system.

Jun 3, 2019

Google in fresh anti-trust probe in the US

The US Justice Department is reportedly preparing an investigation of Google to determine if it broke anti-trust laws.

May 20, 2019

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.

May 2, 2019

Microsoft overtakes Apple as most valuable tech firm

Analytics firm GlobalData reveals the top 25 global technology firms, based on market capitalisation, revenue and price-earnings.

Dec 12, 2018

Google has 'no plans' to launch Chinese search engine

CEO Sundar Pichai told a US congressional panel that Google is not planning to relaunch a search engine in China.

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