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Facebook clue cracks 20-year-old abduction case in South Africa

Facebook clue cracks 20-year-old abduction case in South...

Twenty years after her newborn baby was abducted, her family stumbled across her...

Facebook defends itself over criticism from South African publishers

Facebook defends itself over criticism from South African...

Following the news last week that several South African publishers are dragging...

SA publishers to drag Google, Facebook to the Competition Commission

SA publishers to drag Google, Facebook to the Competition...

South African publishers, including Naspers-owned Media24, are dragging Google and...

Big Short’s Michael Burry deletes Twitter account after fight with Elon Musk

Big Short’s Michael Burry deletes Twitter account after...

Michael Burry has deleted his Twitter account once again, shortly after “The Big...

Facebook will shut down facial recognition system

Facebook will shut down facial recognition system

Facebook announced on Tuesday it is shutting down its facial recognition system,...

Facebook should relax: Nobody serves old people better

Facebook should relax: Nobody serves old people better

Does Facebook’s declining relevance with teenagers really pose an existential threat...

Four South African organisations on secret Facebook blacklist

Four South African organisations on secret Facebook blacklist

Three South African organisations and one crime group are included in Facebook’s...

Twitter gets serious about making money

Twitter gets serious about making money

Twitter has rolled out new ad features and revamped the algorithm that decides which...

Facebook left out of Big Tech rebound

Facebook left out of Big Tech rebound

A rebound in megacap technology stocks that helped snap four weeks of declines for...

Twitter to sell its mobile ad unit for $1-billion

Twitter to sell its mobile ad unit for $1-billion

Twitter said on Wednesday it has agreed to sell mobile ad company MoPub to a company...

‘Just not true’: Zuckerberg blasts Facebook critics

‘Just not true’: Zuckerberg blasts Facebook critics

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg publicly addressed a recent series of negative stories...

“Frightening truth” about Facebook to be exposed by whistle-blower

“Frightening truth” about Facebook to be exposed by whistle-blower

The Facebook whistle-blower who turned over internal company documents to U.S. securities...

WhatsApp and Facebook hit by global outage

WhatsApp and Facebook hit by global outage

A major global outage hit WhatsApp, Facebook, and Instagram on Monday evening.

Facebook puts profit ahead of users — Former employee

Facebook puts profit ahead of users — Former employee

A former Facebook Inc. product manager has become one of the company’s highest-profile...

WhatsApp “sex pest” arrested in South Africa

WhatsApp “sex pest” arrested in South Africa

Police have arrested a 35-year-old man from Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth) for allegedly...

Trump wants court to force Twitter to reinstate his account

Trump wants court to force Twitter to reinstate his account

Former US President Donald Trump asked a federal judge to force Twitter to temporarily...