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The Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook and deleting your account

So people are talking about Facebook a lot this week. You know, that social network that only Baby Boomers seem to use now? It somehow has more than two-billion users at present, and that number for data collection firms is a goldmine just waiting to be ravaged...

By Andy Walker 4 hours ago

Saftas Technical Awards announce winners

Last night, the television and film industry celebrated outstanding work done within the technical craft of the industry at night one of the 2018 South African Film and Television Awards (Saftas) held at Sun City, Bokone Bophirima...

3 hours ago

Tigo and Uber partner up in East Africa

Tigo Tanzania and Uber partner to offer exciting new offers to customers in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania...

5 hours ago

LaunchLab invites entrepreneurs to pitch startup ideas

The Stellenbosch University LaunchLab is inviting entrepreneurs to pitch their startup business ideas in multiple industries and stand the chance to win incubation support to the value of R50,000...

4 hours ago

#OneShow2018: Eva Santos's judging pick of the day

Eva Santos explains why she is thoroughly impressed by "Overdose," an entry by La Comunidad and Primo of Buenos Aires for Billboard, in this #OneShow2018 judging pick of the day...

3 hours ago

Showcasing African startups and leadership

For the sixth consecutive year, the Africa CEO Forum will honour the economic performance of leaders, companies and investors in Africa...

20 hours ago

Future Bride 2019 launch

Boasting 32 editions of success, Future Bride's upcoming 2019 (33rd) edition is an ideal opportunity for you to get your brand out there!...

Issued by Brabys 1 hour ago

Sasol appoints Levergy

Sasol, South Africa's largest integrated chemicals and energy company, has appointed Levergy as their new retained sponsorship agency...

Issued by Levergy 26 minutes ago

People who are green with envy don't have to be #TravelHaters

It started with a douchebag. Be cool, it really did! Allow me to explain. I'm talking about the recent Don't be a #TravelHater campaign for by McCann Johannesburg...

By Aisling Holmes, Issued by McCann Johannesburg 37 minutes ago

Grey Advertising South Africa's Dulux TVC named one of South Africa's Best Liked Ads by Kantar Millward

The Dulux 'Weatherguard' ad was recently listed as one of Kantar Millward Brown's Best Liked Ads for the fourth and final quarter of 2017...

Issued by Grey 39 minutes ago

Absaville launches third season

This month sees the broadcast of the third season of Absa's multilingual storytelling campaign, Absaville, successfully conceptualised by branded content specialists Creatrix to be perceived as programming rather than advertising...

Issued by Creatrix 1 hour ago

Hot 91.9FM receives 19 nominations in the 2018 Liberty Radio Awards

Hot 91.9FM has substantially increased its haul of nominations in this year's prestigious Liberty Radio Awards to a whopping 19 nominations...

Issued by Hot 91.9FM 2 hours ago

Facebook, Google warn Singapore against 'fake news' law

SINGAPORE, Asia - Internet giants Facebook and Google on Thursday testified before a parliamentary committee in Singapore as they warned the city-state against introducing new laws to combat "fake news", saying that existing legislation is adequate to address the problem...

2 hours ago

Naspers to sell up to 190-million of its Tencent shares

Naspers proposes to raise about R125bn by selling some of its Tencent shares, it said on Thursday...

By Robert Laing 21 hours ago

Australian media firms fail in Rebel Wilson bid

Six Australian media companies seeking to join the battle against a record Aus$4.5 million (US$3.5 million) defamation payout to Hollywood star Rebel Wilson had their case knocked back on Thursday...

20 hours ago

YouTube follows Amazon into movie theatres

YouTube has announced it is making a movie in-house to be released in theatres, in a development seen as a step towards the model of new-media innovator Amazon.

20 hours ago

Philip Thomas announced as new chairman of Cannes Lions

Philip Thomas, CEO of Ascential Events, has been announced as the new chairman of Cannes Lions...

1 day ago

#DesignIndaba2018: Video interview with Ravi Naidoo

In this video interview, Ann Nurock sits down with Design Indaba founder Ravi Naidoo to unpack the true purpose of Design Indaba, beyond creating an immersive experience for showcasing amazing creativity...

1 day ago

SA's 2017 Avo Ambassadors announced

South Africa's 2017 Avo Ambassadors Amy Hopkins, food editor of Women's Health and Sam Linsell, creator of, were announced at the Add an Avo breakfast to launch the new season...

1 day ago

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Africa news

'Frozen' Castle Lite billboard in Tanzania sends chills

Eye-catching frozen billboard for Castle Lite Draught brand in Tanzania...

2 hours ago

Tarifa-Tangier African Film Festival launched

Tarifa-Tangier African Film Festival celebrates 15 years with a look at the African diaspora...

22 hours ago

442 tech hubs active in Africa - GSMA

There are 442 spaces actively supporting tech startups across Africa, according to research by the GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator...

By Gabriella Mulligan 23 hours ago

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