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Google will stop reading your e-mail

Google is stopping one of the most controversial advertising formats: ads inside Gmail that scan users’ e-mail contents. The decision didn’t come from Google’s ad team,...

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Google will stop reading your e- mail

Google is stopping one of the most controversial advertising formats: ads inside Gmail that scan users’ e-mail contents. The decision didn’t come from Google’s ad team,...

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Naspers looks for growth beyond Tencent

Naspers will approach investors in the US and the UK next week about a bond issue as Africa’s biggest company by market value continues its acquisition-hungry quest to expan...

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Treasury working to fix economic ‘mess’

South Africa’s new national treasury director-general, Dondo Mogajane, said the institution is focused on carrying out reforms that will get the economy out of a recession a...

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eNCA | The prize-winning tech helping Ghana's farmers to grow

The initiative was established in 2012 and has so far helped connect some 200,000 farmers in 10 countries using the mobile technology...

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eNCA | Online news is highly polarised in some countries but technology is not to blame

Under-35s have a particularly strong preference for online news, but the medium remains poorly understood. CONVERSATION AFRICA...

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eNCA | Poland approves restrictions on morning after pill

The new restrictions were pushed through in May by Poland's ruling rightwing Law and Justice (PiS) party, with which Duda is closely allied...

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BlackBerry’s recovery hits a speed wobble

BlackBerry fell the most in almost two-and-a-half years after its quarterly earnings report showed surprisingly weak revenue from software, marring what was otherwise shaping...

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TalkCentral: Ep 180 – ‘Steam Winter Sale’

On TalkCentral this week, Vodacom breaks the 500Mbit/s mobile download barrier, Uber’s CEO quits and Liquid Telecom outlines its plans for Neotel. Plus, it seems you can now...

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Brown names new Eskom board

Public enterprises minister Lynne Brown has named four interim members to the board of embattled state-owned electricity company Eskom. The appointees are Banothile Makhubela,...

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eNCA | Facebook launches campaign to fight online extremism

Facebook said it would seek to educate charities and other organisations on how to fight hate speech, in the wake of recent terror attacks in Belgium, Britain and France...

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Tanzania to court foreigners as Vodacom IPO stalls

Tanzania will allow foreign investors to buy shares in telecommunications companies listing on the domestic stock exchange after an initial public offering by the country’s...

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Zuckerberg has a new mission for Facebook

Facebook is no longer just about "connecting the world". CEO Mark Zuckerberg has written a new mission statement: to "give people the po...

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eNCA | Snapchat makes it easier to stalk friends with 'Snap Map'

The Snap Map is accessed by pinching the screen to zoom out, and adds another layer to Snap's already complex interface...

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