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WATCH: EU privacy body warns of risks in Google, Fitbit deal

Feb 23 2020 12:59

Alphabet Inc-owned Google's $2.1bn bid for fitness trackers company Fitbit could pose privacy risks, the European Data Protection Board warned on Thursday.


WATCH: Kenya's Safaricom will consider Huawei for 5G, despite US concerns

Feb 21 2020 09:52

Michael Joseph, CEO of East Africa's most profitable company Safaricom, says the telecoms operator will consider Huawei as a vendor for its 5G network despite US pressure elsewhere against using the Chinese company.


WATCH: EU unveils plan to rein in US tech giants

Feb 20 2020 12:41

The European Commission plans to create a single European market for data, hoping that pooling the region's deep industrial expertise could help build technology powerhouses to catch up with Silicon Valley and state-backed Chinese heavyweights.


WATCH: Google in talks with publishers to pay for news - report

Feb 17 2020 12:51

Alphabet's Google is in talks with publishers on paying a licensing fee for content that would be packaged in a premium news product, the Wall Street Journal reported.


WATCH: US charges Huawei with racketeering

Feb 14 2020 12:39

US prosecutors added trade secret theft charges to their bank fraud case against Chinese smartphone maker Huawei, further escalating the US battle with the world's largest telecommunications equipment maker.


WATCH: Is Bitcoin's 2020 rally another flash in the pan?

Feb 17 2020 06:30

Crypto analysts are split on whether Bitcoin’s rise this year is driven by unique factors or is just its latest bout of volatility.

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MTN expecting a leap in headline earnings

Feb 11 2020 21:57

Telecoms giant MTN expects headline earnings per share for the year ended December 2019 to increase by between 30% and 50%, it said in a trading statement on Tuesday.

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Debt and Eskom will take centre stage at this year's Budget

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