Showing posts with category "internet"

Twitter gains on ad revenue

Twitter Inc’s sales jumped 22% in the fourth quarter, signaling that the social network’s digital advertising business has held up even as changes to Apple Inc’s data-collection rules hurt some lar...

February 10, 2022
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Google details investment plans for South Africa

Google has unpacked its plans to assist startups, SMMEs and nonprofits in South Africa, and help the country’s economic recovery process through large-scale investment.

February 9, 2022
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Amazon surges on strong performance in its cloud division

Amazon.com Inc shares surged Friday to the biggest increase in almost seven years, generating the largest single-day gain in market value in US history.

February 5, 2022
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South Africa is seeing a big move to online schools – with new rules incoming

Listed private school and university group AdvTech has thrown its support behind government plans to regulate online schools in South Africa.

February 4, 2022
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The biggest online shopping complaints in South Africa

The Covid-19 pandemic has led to a significant rise in online shopping in South Africa – and subsequently more complaints.

February 2, 2022
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Privacy and posting on Facebook – the new legal case South Africans should know about

South Africa’s Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) recently dealt with the tension between the right to privacy and the right to freedom in a matter surrounding a Facebook post.

January 28, 2022
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New rules being developed for online schools in South Africa

Basic Education minister Angie Motshekga says her department is developing a new framework to help regulate the rise of online schools in South Africa.

January 14, 2022
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Matric results will not be published publicly in South Africa – what you should know

The Department of Basic Education has announced that matric exam results will no longer be published on media platforms, in line with the recently introduced Protection of Personal Information Act ...

January 11, 2022
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Most popular new and used car brands in South Africa right now

Data from consumer credit reporting agency TransUnion SA provides a temperature gage of the types of cars being bought, both new and second-hand in South Africa right now.

December 19, 2021
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Warning: Sending these WhatsApp messages in South Africa could now land you in jail

President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed the Cybercrimes Bill into law, with parts of the bill now set to take effect from 1 December 2021.

November 30, 2021
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Takealot Group nears breakeven as revenue surges

Global internet group Naspers said it delivered a strong financial performance for the six months ending September 2021, growing ecommerce revenues by 52%, while continuing to make investments to f...

November 22, 2021
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internet

This country has banned work messages after hours – here’s what South Africa’s laws say

If your workday in Portugal is done, your managers aren’t allowed to email or call you. Except for emergencies.

November 19, 2021
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