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Can Facebook shrug off Snapchat?
Can Facebook shrug off Snapchat?
International

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg might not need to worry about Snapchat, according to fresh analysis.

10h
Apple’s iOS 10: the good and the bad
Apple’s iOS 10: the good and the bad
Software

Apple has released a beta of iOS 10 which has many improvements but also a number of changes that may not be so popular.

10h
Xiaomi Mi5 is a steal at that price
Xiaomi Mi5 is a steal at that price
Gadgets

It may not be a familiar name in smartphones but Xiaomi makes a fine phone at a very affordable price.

3 days ago
Pokemon GO and the danger zone
Pokemon GO and the danger zone
International

Japan issues nine safety tips for Pokemon GO gamers as the smartphone app debuts in the country.

3 days ago
World’s last VCR maker to stop production
World’s last VCR maker to stop production
Hardware

Japan’s Funai Electric, the last maker of videocassette recorders, says it will stop production at the end of the month.

3 days ago
WeChat takes on WhatsApp in Africa
WeChat takes on WhatsApp in Africa
Internet

China’s popular messaging platform may have been late to the party but it’s gaining ground on its rival.

3 days ago
Facebook’s solar drone takes flight
Facebook’s solar drone takes flight
Hardware

Solar-powered drone expected to deliver internet access to more remote parts of the globe.

3 days ago
Telkom slashes its mobile prices
Telkom slashes its mobile prices
Companies

Telkom Mobile throws down the gauntlet to larger rivals MTN and Vodacom with revamped smartphone packages.

4 days ago
Twitter bans right-wing editor
Twitter bans right-wing editor
Internet

Milo Yiannopoulos was banned by the social network following a series of attacks on actress Leslie Jones.

4 days ago
New giant dinosaur unearthed
New giant dinosaur unearthed
Science Discovery

A previously-unknown species of dinosaur has been found in Patagonia, Argentina.

4 days ago
Pokemon Go delayed in Japan
Pokemon Go delayed in Japan
Gaming

Nintendo has been forced to delay the launch of Pokemon Go in Japan following a leak about a McDonald’s deal.

5 days ago
Extinction threat for SA’s great white sharks
Extinction threat for SA’s great white sharks
Environment

Six-year study finds there are 50% fewer great white sharks along SA’s coast than previously believed.

5 days ago
Reading really does broaden the mind
Reading really does broaden the mind
Science News

A new series of tests proves that reading really does exand the mind and engenders empathy.

5 days ago
Violent games ‘can traumatise kids’
Violent games ‘can traumatise kids’
Gaming

As video games become more realistic and immersive some researchers say game violence can damage children.

6 days ago
Free apps: a window of opportunity for hackers
Free apps: a window of opportunity for hackers
Security

KPMG’s Nathan Desfontaines says free mobile apps can pose a security risk for users.