Monday 20 May 2013 14:18
The family of the late Morning Live anchor, Vuyo Mbuli says they learnt of his death through social media.
Thursday 9 May 2013 12:12
Charles Ramsey, the Cleveland dishwasher has won a shout-out from McDonald's and legions of fans on social media.
Monday 6 May 2013 10:11
Gavin Davis writes that the mobile revolution, particularly social media, is a potential game-changer in African politics.
Friday 12 April 2013 13:55
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other Silicon Valley leaders have formally launched a political group.
Monday 1 April 2013 14:24
Create personal profiles. Build networks of friends. Share photos, videos and music. That might sound like Facebook but tech-savvy young people have instead turned to a wave of smartphone-based apps.
Sunday 31 March 2013 06:37
Facebook fuelled fresh talk on Friday about its own mobile phone after the leading social network scheduled a press announcement for next week.
Tuesday 12 March 2013 07:17
Research released yesterday shows patterns from the Facebook preferences can provide surprisingly accurate estimates of the user's race, age, IQ, sexuality and other personal information.
Saturday 16 February 2013 18:33
Facebook Inc said on Friday hackers had infiltrated some of its employees' laptops in recent weeks, making the world's No.1 social network the latest victim of a wave of cyber attacks
Saturday 16 February 2013 10:53
Facebook Inc said yesterday it had been the target of an unidentified hacker group, but it found no evidence that user data was compromised.
Tuesday 22 January 2013 18:02
Witnessing friends' vacations, love lives and work successes on Facebook can cause envy and trigger feelings of misery and loneliness, according to German researchers.
Sunday 6 January 2013 14:17
Capitec Bank clients are up in arms after unauthorised transactions went off their accounts this morning.
Friday 4 January 2013 13:39
The cycling community is planning nationwide memorial rides for top mountain cyclist Burry Stander.
Friday 21 December 2012 06:01
Instagram, the popular photo-sharing service, has retreated from some but not all of the controversial changes in its terms of service that prompted a fierce backlash from users
Tuesday 18 December 2012 17:05
Like all developments around the ANC's 2012 national conference in Mangaung, the results of the leadership race have kept the virtual space vibrant.
Tuesday 18 December 2012 10:06
With the election of the ANC's top 6 about to be completed, the virtual presence of the party's national conference in Mangaung reaches fever pitch.
Monday 17 December 2012 16:26
The ANC has caused a stir on social media networking site Twitter. The ruling party, holding its 53rd National conference in Mangaung, brought Twitter to its knees after the ANC delegation announced
Monday 10 December 2012 18:05
A social media feud between Twitter and Instagram has escalated as the Facebook-owned photo-sharing service made it impossible for Internet users to integrate images from tweets.
Wednesday 7 November 2012 05:49
As the US presidential election neared a nail-biting close yesterday, both candidates took to Twitter, Facebook and Reddit to make a final plea for votes, capping a huge social media push to the polls
Saturday 6 October 2012 12:21
A study arousing interest online, yesterday found that checking Facebook or Twitter is more alluring than sex for those immersed in Internet Age lifestyles
Thursday 4 October 2012 14:32
Social media company Facebook Inc says it reached the 1 billion active monthly users threshold last month, and is up more than 50 million users since June.