The first priority for the new Cape Innovation and Technology Initiative (CiTi) chief executive is to partner with tech-friendly...

The African data centre operator and internet exchange point (IXP) has boosted its medium term funding facility as it embarks on an...

Selfies could spread head lice
Jan 27 2015 | 12:22

Physical contact during group ‘selfie’ photos may lead to an increase in the spread of head lice especially among children, says a...

We weren't hacked, says Facebook
Jan 27 2015 | 11:38

The social network has denied that it was hacked after being briefly inaccessible on Tuesday morning.

After the Android app has been downloaded over 23 000 times, the software maker behind the calculator is eyeing an expansion to...

WikiLeaks has criticised Google, alleging that the company waited more than two years to notify members of the anti-secrecy group...

Facebook and Instagram was briefly down across the globe on Tuesday, with many expressing their shock on social networks.

Facebook unveils 'lite' app in SA
Jan 27 2015 | 07:47

Facebook has said it is testing a lightweight version of its mobile app for mobile phones with poor-quality internet connections in...

An Austrian court on Monday agreed to consider a class action lawsuit by 25 000 people against Facebook for alleged violations of...

Box hits Wall Street with a bang
Jan 26 2015 | 14:31

Cloud storage start-up Box has soared in its Wall Street debut after a public share offering, pushing its market value to some...

South Africa’s biggest mobile phone network plans to connect 250 000 homes and businesses to fibre broadband over the next three...

High internet visitor numbers have put a strain on the Johannesburg City Power website after power utility Eskom announced...

Technology giant Microsoft has launched Africa’s first commercial deployment of television white spaces internet broadband in Ghana.

Modern smart wearable devices and their accompanying apps pose a risk to those who are concerned about personal data, according to...

Whether or not Samsung has BlackBerry in its sights, it should spend some of its $63 billion of cash on takeovers say experts.

China is blocking VPN services that let users skirt online censorship of popular websites such as Google and Facebook amid a wider...

Uber sent an email promoting its return in New Delhi to a woman allegedly raped by one of its drivers, her lawyer has revealed.

Samsung Electronics recently approached BlackBerry about buying the smartphone maker for as much as $7.5bn in a play for its patent...

SA hits one million .za domains
Jan 23 2015 | 14:32

The ZA Central Registry (ZACR), which manages the .za domain, has announced that the number of local internet domains had passed...

Computers that are running an unpatched version of Adobe Flash are at risk as cyber criminals engage in a sustained attack, a...

There's now an app that helps residences and businesses rent out their bathrooms to complete strangers who desperately need to use...

Ford has opened a new research centre in Silicon Valley, stepping up the company's efforts on connected vehicles, autonomous...