Category: Media

DStv: 18 sports channels unlocked to all subscribers for the weekend

DStv has announced it will open up 18 of its sports channels for streaming over the Heritage Day long weekend. The broadcaster…

TikTok is set to limit late-night notifications for teenagers.

The social media app has vowed to do more to stop young people from obsessing over its platform by bringing…

Naomi Osaka: The Highest Paid Female Athlete Ever

At age 23, three years after catapulting onto the world stage with a dramatic U.S. Open victory over Serena Williams,…

Dstv under siege, streaming services competition and more

DStv is facing threats from international streaming services, local competitors like Openview and PremiumFree, and a Competition Commission investigation. MultiChoice’s…

WhatsApp sues Indian government over rules for tracing messages

NEW DELHI – WhatsApp is challenging a new Indian policy requiring messaging services to “trace” the origin of particular messages…

Social media companies delete posts related to Jerusalem

ANKARA – Facebook, Instagram and Twitter have reportedly censored, as well as deleted posts and hashtags related to the recent…

Alphabet sets profit record, plans buyback of $50 billion

Google parent Alphabet Inc on Tuesday reported record profit for the second consecutive quarter and a $50 billion share buyback…

YouTube’s mobile apps get new video resolution settings

YouTube has started rolling out new video resolution settings for its Android and iOS apps. Until now, YouTube presented a…

Trump plans social media return with his own platform

WASHINGTON – Former US President Donald Trump, suspended from Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites after the January. 6…

Instagram, WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger Working Again After Outage

Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger briefly went down Friday afternoon in an outage that prevented users from sending messages and…