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Lowbrow livestreaming: #fridgeview

What’s so cool about livestreaming from, say, your fridge? Caitlin Dewey turns up Periscope...

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Facebook even tracks non-users

If you’re on a site that features a Facebook button, chances are you will be tracked – even if you don’t have a social media account.

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There's still time to enter blogging contest

You have just over a week left to enter the 2015 African Blogger Awards.

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Lowbrow livestreaming: #fridgeview
April 1 2015 at 12:29

What’s so cool about livestreaming from, say, your fridge? Caitlin Dewey turns up Periscope...

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Facebook even tracks non-users
April 1 2015 at 10:25

If you’re on a site that features a Facebook button, chances are you will be tracked – even if you don’t have a social media account.

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There's still time to enter blogging contest
March 31 2015 at 11:05

You have just over a week left to enter the 2015 African Blogger Awards.

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Google improves Gmail for Android
March 31 2015 at 10:53

Google’s updated Gmail app will aggregate email from rival services such as Yahoo and Microsoft Outlook.

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Instagram censorship sets tone for periods
March 30 2015 at 11:19

A social media site’s response to ‘normal, regular processes’ highlights society’s stigmatisation of femal body, says an artist.

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Queen Elizabeth calls in cyber expert
March 30 2015 at 15:03

Top UK computer guru is summoned to Buckingham Palace amid fears that hackers and spies are targeting royalty.

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Hackers hit BA loyalty scheme
March 30 2015 at 12:15

Tens of thousands of British holidaymakers locked out of their accounts and unable to book flights for their Easter break.

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The myths about the internet’s colossus
March 27 2015 at 15:23

With expected revenue this year to top top $65 billion (R780bn), Google makes headlines seemingly every week – but is often misunderstood.

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Reddit: where haters gotta hate
March 27 2015 at 15:26

Caitlin Dewey spent 48 hours inside the Internet’s ‘most toxic’ community – and came up for air with a sense of futility.

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Twitter has a digital bouncer
March 26 2015 at 12:21

Rhodri Marsden looks at Twitter's latest attempt to deal with the fact that human beings can behave abominably.

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