SA publishers want Google, Facebook to pay for content
The companies take the US tech giants to the Competition Commission, looking to be compensated fairly and equitably for journalistic efforts.
Google awards $25m to organisations supporting girls, women
SA tech start-ups Q Network and Dream Factory Foundation are among 34 global recipients of the Google.org Impact Challenge for Women and Girls award.
IEC, social media partners fight fake news as elections near
The Independent Electoral Commission and Media Monitoring Africa partner with social media to fight disinformation in the run-up to municipal elections.
Google gives Pixel phones another try with Pixel 6 range
The tech giant debuts its flagship Pixel 6 phone range, which is positioned as its contender to Apple and Samsung’s high-end phones.
Google commits R15bn to boost Africa’s digital transformation
The investment will include the landing of the Equiano subsea cable, which the company says will enable faster internet speeds and lower connectivity costs.
Security benefits of using an Acer Chromebook
Every time you boot up a Chromebook, it completes an automatic self-check called “verified boot”.
Hybrid learning a chance for education to transform
Teachers using Google for Education solutions are quickly becoming adept at enhancing their curricula, says DigiCloud Africa's Candice Erasmus.
Important privacy change coming to Android devices
Google is making permission auto-reset available to billions more devices from December 2021.
Inspired Testing boosts Jimmy Choo’s online sales with web performance audit service
The new service incorporates the changes to Google’s web ranking factors, including Core Web Vitals, which came into effect in June.
Which digital services raise red flags for Internet users?
Kaspersky analysed anonymised data, voluntarily provided on its Privacy Checker website.
Ex-Oracle SA MD Niral Patel to lead Google Cloud business in Africa
Google Cloud announces the appointment of former Oracle SA MD, Niral Patel as regional director for Sub-Saharan Africa.