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Beijing embarks on online crackdown

China has detained over 30 000 people during a two-month clamp down on pornography and gambling, state news agency Xinhua reported.

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Oscar trial most searched news item in SA

Google releases 2014 roundup of topics that people wanted to know more about after analysing 'trillions' of searches.

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Reuters

The hostage that eluded Sydney gunman

After traditional media refused to air details of phone calls his hostages made, Man Haron Monis turned to social media.

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Oscar trial most searched news item in SA
December 22 2014 at 08:54

Google releases 2014 roundup of topics that people wanted to know more about after analysing 'trillions' of searches.

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Beijing embarks on online crackdown
December 22 2014 at 08:54

China has detained over 30 000 people during a two-month clamp down on pornography and gambling, state news agency Xinhua reported.

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The hostage that eluded Sydney gunman
December 19 2014 at 13:18

After traditional media refused to air details of phone calls his hostages made, Man Haron Monis turned to social media.

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Online privacy remains thorny issue
December 19 2014 at 08:43

Experts say the backlash over online data collection and surveillance may lead to new privacy protections.

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Belarus tightens online media control
December 18 2014 at 08:52

Belarus has approved a bill that would allow authorities to shut internet media if they carry content deemed illegal.

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Amazon and the 1p glitch
December 18 2014 at 08:52

Furious small businesses in Britain face ruin after a glitch allowed online shoppers to buy their products on Amazon for 18 cents.

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SA consumers clicking with online shopping
December 17 2014 at 13:33

Online shopping is increasing by about 35 percent a year in South Africa, says Arthur Goldstuck of World Wide Worx.

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Google releases top 10 search trends
December 17 2014 at 08:43

Robin Williams's death had people scouring for insights into the comic's life, making him the hottest search trend of 2014.

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Swedish site to combat child sex tourism
December 17 2014 at 08:43

Resekurage.se encourages Swedes travelling to destinations known for child sex tourism to report suspicious behaviour among fellow nationals.

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Worry over Google News closure
December 15 2014 at 09:00

Spain's main web-surfers' association warned that national media will lose huge internet traffic when Google shuts its Google News operation.

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