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SPECIAL REPORT This is why data still costs you twice what it could

Jan 14 2019 18:38

Why is data in South Africa so expensive? Why does it 'expire'? And is there anything that anyone can do about it? Fin24 unpacks the issues in the first of this four-part series that will be published daily this week on the cost of data in SA.

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SPECIAL REPORT Are we being overcharged for data? How SA stacks up against 9 peer countries

Jan 16 2019 18:30

Why is data in South Africa so expensive? Why does it 'expire'? And is there anything that anyone can do about it? Fin24 unpacks the issues in the third report in this four-part series published daily on the cost of data in SA.

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Jay-Z's Tidal under investigation over streaming numbers

Jan 14 2019 18:24

Tidal, a subscription-based music and video streaming service owned by rapper Jay-Z, is being investigated in Norway over allegations of falsely inflating listening numbers.

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WATCH: This $7 000 toilet is completely hands free and plays music while you go

Jan 15 2019 10:14

The Kohler Numi 2 is one of the wildest - and smartest - toilets on the market. It's truly an amazing little robot.

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Cape Town tech firm secures $1.85m funding to expand

Jan 13 2019 13:49

WhereIsMyTransport, a public transport data and technology company founded in Cape Town, has announced an investment of $1.85m as part of its Series A funding round.

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Vodacom pays ex-worker for 'Please Call Me' idea after pact

Jan 11 2019 19:00

Vodacom is paying out 'reasonable compensation' to a former employee of the South African mobile-network operator for his idea to develop a popular call-back service.

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Huawei uproar widens as Poland arrests two in China-spying probe

Jan 11 2019 21:02

Poland has arrested a Huawei employee and a former Polish security agent and accused them of spying for China, public television news channel TVPInfo said on Friday.

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Tencent unveils a Siri-like digital assistant for WeChat users

Jan 09 2019 13:39

Tencent will soon introduce a Siri-like digital assistant for WeChat, helping the messaging service’s billion-plus users with simple tasks such as playing music and hailing a ride.

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Toyota wants world to use its tech that keeps cars from crashing

Jan 09 2019 06:00

Carmaker Toyota has decided to share with rivals an automated safety system that uses self-driving technology to keep cars from crashing.

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Oracle founder Larry Ellison revealed to hold $1bn stake in Tesla

Jan 08 2019 21:30

Oracle founder Larry Ellison has emerged as the second-biggest individual investor in Tesla with a holding in the electric-car maker worth $1bn.

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Facebook rises as JPMorgan recommends looking past controversies

Jan 08 2019 20:30

Facebook extended a three-day winning streak as JPMorgan told clients that a "compelling" valuation and accelerating earnings growth will help the stock move past scandals and controversies.

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