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Uganda levies unpopular social media tax, criticised by Amnesty

2 July 2018, 8:08 PM

Uganda has imposed a levy on social media access which it says will fund public services bu thas been widely resisted as oppressive and aimed at curbing government criticism.

C. Town says rumours about hurricane hitting city are a hoax

14 June 2018, 3:46 PM

The City of Cape Town’s Disaster Risk Management says a message doing the rounds on social media about a hurricane-type storm hitting the city is a hoax.

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Study finds Facebook news use declining, WhatsApp growing

14 June 2018, 3:41 PM

News consumption is increasingly shifting from social media like Facebook to messaging applications like WhatsApp, according to a study published Thursday.

South Africans cautioned about cyber crimes

11 June 2018, 3:32 PM

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has cautioned South Africans to be on the lookout for cyber related crimes

Twitter urges its users to change passwords

4 May 2018, 7:01 AM

Social media network Twitter has urged its users to change their passwords after it discovered a bug that could left them exposed in the company’s internal systems.



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