Fin24.com | Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey lost 200 000 followers in fake-user purge
13th Jul 2018 10:07
Twitter's top executive didn’t slide by unscathed in the social-media site’s crackdown on fake followers.
Fin24.com | Amazon has global aspirations for medical-supplies marketplace
11th Jul 2018 10:07
Amazon.com has global aspirations for its medical-supplies marketplace, highlighting the ecommerce giant’s sweeping ambitions to disrupt health care.
Fin24.com | Elon Musk’s SpaceX to launch Israeli spaceship to the moon
11th Jul 2018 04:07
State-run Israel Aerospace Industries and non-profit SpaceIL have announced plans to launch a lunar mission in December, putting Israel on track to become the fourth country to land on the moon.
Fin24.com | INFOGRAPHIC: How SA's broadband speed really stacks up against other countries
11th Jul 2018 03:07
Based on over 163 million speed tests, carried out over 12 months, the results are in, and South Africa is not in the worst position.
Fin24.com | Departing Apple engineer stole autonomous car tech - FBI
11th Jul 2018 12:07
An ex-Apple engineer on Monday was charged with stealing secrets from a hush-hush self-driving car technology project days before he quit to go to a Chinese startup.
Fin24.com | Uber's HR head quits amid race allegations
11th Jul 2018 01:07
Uber’s head of human resources has resigned, becoming the latest high-profile executive to depart a ride-hailing giant only just emerging from a year of internal upheaval.
Fin24.com | Grab wants to build a Tencent-like super-app to rival Go-Jek
10th Jul 2018 09:07
Grab is opening its app to external developers and fellow startups, as the company that bought out Uber in Southeast Asia tries to build a WeChat-like super-app.
Fin24.com | Bitcoin heads for its biggest drop in more than two weeks
10th Jul 2018 04:07
Bitcoin headed for the biggest drop in more than two weeks, as a rebound that saw the digital asset bounce almost 18% from the year’s lows ran out of steam.
Fin24.com | Zim launches Space Agency to close tech gap
10th Jul 2018 04:07
The new Zimbabwe National Geospatial and Space Agency - ZINGSA - aims to advance geo-spatial science and develop agriculture, mineral exploration, disease surveillance and conservation, the president says.
Fin24.com | Microsoft debuts $399 Surface Go tablet, taking on cheaper iPads
10th Jul 2018 01:07
Microsoft is going for the low end of the personal computing market with a smaller, cheaper Surface Go tablet that takes on Apple’s cheapest iPads.
Fin24.com | Mokonyane appoints advisory council to speed up digital migration
10th Jul 2018 10:07
Minister of Communications Nomvula Mokonyane has announced the appointment of a 12-member Broadcasting Digital Migration Advisory Council to help speed up the long-awaited DTT plan.
Fin24.com | World’s largest mobile phone factory set to open in India
9th Jul 2018 08:07
Samsung will open the world’s largest mobile phone factory in India, in a win for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s flagship program to lure investors to manufacture in the South Asian nation.
Fin24.com | Tesla's Musk to visit Shanghai for event with government
9th Jul 2018 09:07
Tesla’s Elon Musk is due to be in Shanghai at an event with the government, according to people familiar with the plans.
Fin24.com | As facial recognition use grows, so do privacy fears
9th Jul 2018 05:07
The unique features of your face can allow you to unlock your new iPhone, access your bank account or even "smile to pay" for some goods and services.
Fin24.com | Elon Musk’s team in talks with Thai officials to help with cave rescue
7th Jul 2018 05:07
Representatives for Elon Musk are in talks with Thai authorities about aiding in the rescue of a boys’ soccer team stuck in a cave, a spokesperson for the billionaire has said.
Fin24.com | Xiaomi IPO draws bids at 9.4% discount in grey market
5th Jul 2018 01:07
Xiaomi’s debut is off to a bad start even before its shares officially start trading in Hong Kong.
Fin24.com | Amazon takes a page from Toys ‘R’ Us with a holiday catalogue
4th Jul 2018 03:07
In a drive to win the business up for grabs after the demise of Toys 'R' Us, the online giant is going conventional with plans to publish a holiday toy catalogue.
Fin24.com | Twitter beats back group-bias lawsuit by female engineer
5th Jul 2018 06:07
Twitter won’t have to face a group lawsuit alleging systematic discrimination against female software engineers following a court ruling.
Fin24.com | Huawei pushes back as pressure on Chinese companies grows
4th Jul 2018 09:07
Huawei says a proposed ban on selling its gear to some US mobile providers isn’t lawful, pushing back against assertions it poses a risk as the Trump administration increases pressure on China.
Fin24.com | Uber drivers plead for fare hike following petrol price increase
3rd Jul 2018 06:07
With the looming petrol price increase, Uber drivers are pleading with the company to increase fare prices to curb financial losses drivers are facing.