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Wikipedia website is Getting a Facelift for The First Time in a Decade

Wikipedia website is Getting a Facelift for The First Time in a Decade

Wikipedia will be getting a major website redesign for the first time in a decade. The non-profit organization launched nearly 20 years ago and has been an integral platform for encyclopedia-based information, responsible for over 50 million articles in more than 300 languages. Announcing the site’s updates, Project Manager Olga Vasileva noted in a blog post,...

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More Celebrities Are Using This Black Founder’s App – That Makes Streaming Accessible to All

More Celebrities Are Using This Black Founder’s App – That Makes Streaming Accessible to All

Advanced and innovative practices in the tech space continue to shape the future of the entertainment industry. As brands cash in on the trends creating new entertainment experiences, more tech companies are emerging to set the standard. #BeApp — a new digital platform that allows users to livestream their favorite music artists and concerts — is...

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South African Cabinet Approves Publication of Report by 4IR Commission

South African Cabinet Approves Publication of Report by 4IR Commission

Cabinet has approved the publication of a report by the Presidential Commission on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) in the Government Gazette. The report makes proposals to reinvigorate the country’s industrialisation aspirations, Cabinet said on Thursday. The report comes as South Africa tries to carve its own technological footprint on the world stage amid increasing competitiveness. The...

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WATCH: PlayStation 5 will be launched in South Africa in November – Hardware Reveal Trailer

WATCH: PlayStation 5 will be launched in South Africa in November – Hardware Reveal Trailer

The PlayStation 5 Digital Edition, which doesn’t comes with a disc drive, will have a recommended retail price of R9,999.99, while the PlayStation 5 will cost R11,999.99. It is a relatively dramatic design departure from the last several generations of PlayStation console, with a two-tone finish, dramatic fins, and a glowing blue light emanating from...

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Imran Khan’s Verishop Introduce Verified Shops for emerging brands to set up shops

Imran Khan’s Verishop Introduce Verified Shops for emerging brands to set up shops

Verishop, the Los Angeles online retailer founded by former Snap executive Imran Khan, launched a little over a year ago to change the way people shop online. Now the company is launching a new initiative called “Verified Shops” which looks to change the way that up-and-coming retail brands can sell their wares.  As direct-to-consumer and...

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says it will remove videos of Donald Trump encouraging people to vote twice

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says it will remove videos of Donald Trump encouraging people to vote twice

Facebook will be taking down videos of the US president telling people to vote twice, the company told Axios on Thursday. In the video President Trump suggests people in North Carolina should vote first by mail-in vote, then go to the polling station and vote again if the mail-in vote has not yet been counted. The president...

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New video series provides insider expertise on how to maximize your media rands

New video series provides insider expertise on how to maximize your media rands

Now more than ever, marketers are tasked with maximizing the efficiency and performance of every single media dollar they spend. A new series of 10-minute educational videos from Verizon Media will help marketers navigate this new, high-stakes environment. “The goal of the series is simple. It’s to provide tangible, actionable insights to help you navigate the new...

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New Study Shows Xbox Gamers Are More Toxic Than PlayStation Users

New Study Shows Xbox Gamers Are More Toxic Than PlayStation Users

A new study by Buss Perry Aggression Questionnaire has surveyed 1,000 gamers to determine which console users are more toxic when it comes to online gameplay. Surveying PC, mobile, Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch gamers, it was determined that the gaming titles which experience the most toxic behavior are Battlefield, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, FIFA, and Animal Crossing. When broken...

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Google’s personalised audio news feature, Your News Update, comes to Google Podcasts

Google’s personalised audio news feature, Your News Update, comes to Google Podcasts

Last year, Google  launched a personalized playlist of audio news called “Your News Update” for Google Assistant. The feature leverages machine learning techniques to understand the news content and how it relates to the listener’s own likes and interests. Today, the company says it’s publishing this personalized audio experience on Google Podcasts, allowing it to reach millions of podcast listeners...

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Facebook launches support for paid online events

Facebook launches support for paid online events

Businesses will now be able to monetize online events on Facebook, thanks to a new feature that the social network is launching in the United States and 19 other countries today. In a call with reporters, Head of Facebook App Fidji Simo said that Facebook’s Events feature was designed for in-person events, but with the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting...