Berlin's gigantic IFA consumer electronics fair opens with the shadow of Apple looming large, even if the US company traditionally...

P7 boasts best selfie camera
Sep 02 2014 | 07:20

Arthur Goldstuck takes a look at the superlative Ascend P7's outstanding features.

North Korea now only allows mobile phone SIM cards used by tourists to be active for the duration of their visit, tourism sources...

South Africans are hooked on WhatsApp as the instant messaging chat application has taken a dominant market share in the country.

Entrepreneur Charlie Shrem has reached a plea deal to resolve US charges that he engaged in a scheme to sell over $1m of Bitcoin to...

South Africans can rest assured that companies that follow industry standard protocols for mobile payments will secure personal...

Apple has struck agreements with credit card companies to make the next iPhone capable of making payments at retail outlets, news...

Cellphone network service MTN and trade union Solidarity will meet over the company's plans to retrench managerial staff in South...

Naspers’ strategy has remained one of organic growth of existing businesses and limited acquisitions that add value to the group,...

Samsung woos SA with sexy S5 Mini
Aug 29 2014 | 14:14

Samsung has announced that it was launching the Mini version of the Galaxy S5 as the company looks to boost its smartphone sales.

Tesla Motors will partner with a Chinese mobile carrier to build charging outlets across the country to push sales in the world's...

Tencent Holdings has suspended more than 300 accounts on its WeChat mobile messaging app and banned around 40 others.

A strike by South African Post Office part-time and casual workers has caused major issues for people trying to send and receive...

Twitter plans to open an office in Indonesia as it seeks to boost revenues in the social-media-addicted nation.

Japanese publishers have lashed out at Amazon's new rules, after US and European authors accused the online retailer of using...

Long live your gadget
Aug 29 2014 | 10:12

Real gadget protection tends to cost real money, writes Arthur Goldstuck.

Google's secretive research laboratory is trying to build a fleet of drones designed to bypass earthbound traffic so packages can...

Facebook will host its first ever hackathon in Africa with a Cape Town event, the global social network announced.

Unexpected technicalities have delayed court proceedings in a case involving four men and three women allegedly involved in an...

Nasa says its new giant rocket system has passed an internal milestone, but the first test launch got pushed back a year to 2018.