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With Crypto launch, Facebook Aims To Be An Independent Nation

by Jennifer Grygiel Facebook has announced a plan to launch a new cryptocurrency named the Libra, adding another layer to its efforts to dominate global...

This South African Startup Wants to Challenge Twitter, Facebook’s Dominance

Queenstown born entrepreneur Siviwe Mgolodela, who is a BCom student at Stellenbosch University majoring in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, is the brains behind Unorthodox,...

SA’s Insurer 1Life Introduces Chatbot for Facebook

By Staff Writer 1Life, South Africa’s direct life insurer, announced on Wednesday that it has launched its 1Life Chat Bot, named Emily. Whether accessing the service...

Vodacom Launches Meg Your Data Promotion Offering Free Facebook, Instagram

By Staff Writer Vodacom, South Africa’s biggest mobile phone operator, has launched Vodacom Meg Your Day Promotion providing subscribers  with free data of various services...

Vodacom to Offer Facebook for Free to Ensure Digital Inclusion for Customers

by Staff Writer In a move to further lower the cost to communicate and increase digital and social connectivity in South Africa, Vodacom announced on...

Three ways Facebook could reduce fake news

If the site is increasingly where people are getting their news, what could the company do without taking up the mantle of being a final arbiter of truth?

Facebook’s accidental ‘death’ of users reminds us to plan for digital death

When Facebook accidentally listed millions of users as "dead" in an embarrassing glitch it was a reminder that everyone needs to plan for their own digital death.

For the first generation to grow up on Facebook, online identities hold both promise and pitfall

As the torrent of carefully created social media posts to sites such as Facebook grows, who is to say which is the 'real' you

MTN SA testing the Facebook-designed Voyager platform

MTN claims to be the first mobile operator in the world to test the Facebook-designed Voyager platform

Facebook ended up with a fake Trending news story

After replacing human editors with an algorithm, Facebook ended up with a fake Trending news story, according to Quartz report. By Staff Writer Just two...

Absa to pilot ChatBanking for Facebook Messenger

Absa has launched ChatBanking for Facebook Messenger to enable customers to conduct their banking without ever having to leave their favourite social media platform....

Facebook unveils its open-access source wireless network

As part of its latest effort to bring Internet connectivity to remote parts of the world, Facebook this week revealed OpenCellular, an open wireless...

Facebook launches new products to offer increased support to prevent suicide and self-harm

Today we're updating the resources we offer to people around the world who may be experiencing self-injury or suicidal thoughts, as well as the...

Feeling emotional? Try Facebook’s Reactions

Facebook has decided that the Like button is not expressive enough and are going to add 5 new icons, called “Reactions” that Facebook calls...

Facebook ‘free’ Basics comes at a price

Who could possibly be against free internet access? This is the question that Mark Zuckerberg asks in a piece for the Times of India...
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