Data loss involves computer information being destroyed by human error, file corruption or theft, and tech firm EMC has studied...

Samsung killing off ChatOn app
Dec 19 2014 | 14:20

South Korean electronics giant Samsung plans discontinuing its messenger application ChatOn in early 2015.

Sony hack a 'practice run'
Dec 19 2014 | 13:40

The hacking attack on Sony Pictures may have been a practice run for North Korea's elite cyber-army in a long-term goal of being...

A satellite, which the Democratic Alliance (DA) says could be part of South Africa’s spy programme ‘Project Flute’, has been...

Samsung Cheil doubles upon debut
Dec 19 2014 | 11:29

Shares in Cheil Industries, the de facto holding company of Samsung Group, have doubled in the latest in a series of steps toward...

Workers in Chinese factories making Apple products are poorly treated, with exhausted employees falling asleep on their 12-hour...

The climax scene of the Sony Pictures’ comedy film has been leaked after the studio suffered one of corporate America's worst-ever...

Google is laying the groundwork for a version of Android that would be built directly into cars, sources have said.

Online privacy will remain a thorny issue over the next decade, without a widely accepted system that balances user rights and...

A Singapore government-sponsored alternative to Uber has been panned as "stunningly pointless" by online commentators.

The secretive country has been linked to the controversial Sony hack, but what capabilities does North Korea have when it comes to...

India successfully launched its biggest ever rocket carrying an unmanned capsule which could one day send astronauts into space.

Google will try to persuade a US judge to dismiss an antitrust lawsuit over its Android smartphone operating system.

The battle to win over subscribers from rival operators in a saturated Zimbabwean mobile telecoms market is heating up.

South Africa’s fastest internet download speeds for November 2014 have been recorded in the two fast-growing Gauteng areas,...

Tech firm Uber, which has had a driver accused of rape in New Delhi, said it was exploring adding new methods to verify drivers'...

BlackBerry is returning to its roots with a new phone that features a traditional keyboard at a time when rivals have embraced...

With Christmas around the corner and malls being packed with shoppers, an online partnership between Uber and kalahari hopes to...

A copy of a vintage ET Atari video game extracted from a New Mexico landfill has made its way to the Smithsonian Institution in...

Millions of mobile phone users in Buenos Aires found themselves without service on Tuesday, because of an unexplained outage to...

Months after dismissing Apple's smartwatch, the new chief executive of luxury Swiss watchmaker Tag Heuer conceded that such a...

ANN7 fail on Twitter
Dec 17 2014 | 14:22

News channel ANN7 has tripped over itself by posting content on social media that appears to confuse the revenue service with the...