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15 January 2019 10:38 AM 'Baby Shark' driving you crazy? Creator warns penguins are next

"Baby Shark (Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo)" is the YouTube sensation that’s been viewed more than 2 billion times and made the Billboard Hot 100 chart last week as its top new entrant. The jingle has also become such an earworm that late-night-show host Jimmy Kimmel proposed throwing those responsible in jail for life. Love or hate it, the South Korean company 96

10 October 2018 8:35 AM Tencent is no longer one of the world's 10 biggest companies

More bad news for Tencent: the Chinese internet giant has lost its spot as one of the world’s 10 biggest companies. After shedding over $200bn in market value this year, more than any other company worldwide, Tencent has been replaced by Exxon Mobil in the top of the rankings based on market capitalisation. When its share price hit a record high in January 74

24 July 2018 7:29 AM Vodacom increases revenue on strong customer growth, cheap data deals

Mobile services operator Vodacom on Tuesday said it increased group data revenue by 9.6% in the quarter to end-June 2018 on the back of increased customer numbers. The group said in a trade update that it added 2.5 million customers - 1.5 million in South Africa and 1.0 million in its International operations - to reach 76.5 million. This excludes Safricom 125

13 March 2018 5:51 PM Spotify launches in SA with free music streaming using less data

Johannesburg - The world’s biggest music streaming platform, Spotify went live in South Africa on Monday night. The service officially launches in the country on Tuesday and marks the first time Spotify will be available on the African continent. With over 159 million active users, including over 71 million Spotify Premium subscribers, Spotify offers 77

09 March 2018 9:31 AM Comic Con Africa ticket sales now open

Johannesburg - Tickets to Africa’s first Comic Con to be held in Johannesburg go on sale on Friday. Comic Con Africa will take place at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and International Convention Centre from September 14 to 18 2018. The conference, based on the international event of the same name, is expected to showcase comic books and science fiction/fantasy 76

05 March 2018 4:42 AM Tencent CEO urges ID link for Hong Kong and Chinese citizens

Hong Kong - Tencent Holdings Chairman Ma Huateng called on the Chinese government to introduce an ID system that would link multiple sets of travel documents with a mobile phone as part of a plan to boost regional trade between Hong Kong and the mainland. China’s second-richest man said new technology systems and laws could let Hong Kong residents make electronic 124

25 February 2018 7:02 AM Comic Con heads to Africa

Johannesburg - Members of the cast of the most successful TV series of all time, Game of Thrones, and of comedy series The Big Bang Theory are heading for our shores. This was announced at the launch of Comic Con Africa at the Kyalami Convention Centre on Tuesday. Confirmed visitors to the event will include video game voice actors Troy Baker and Nolan 83

20 February 2018 1:10 PM Comic Con coming to Africa for its very own event

Johannesburg - Comic con will be coming to South Africa in the form of Comic Con Africa in September. The announcement was made at the Kyalami Convention Centre on Tuesday. The first Comic Con Africa will be hosted at the venue from September 14 to 16 2018. Comic Con Africa will be brought to the country in partnership with Reed Exhibitions Africa subsidiary 87

20 February 2018 12:42 PM Comic Con is coming to South Africa

Cape Town - It's official Comic Con is coming to South Africa in September. Local celebrities who attended the announcement included Black Panther actors John Kani, Connie Chiume and Jason Goliath - dressed as Mr Incredible. Comic Con Africa will take place from 14-16 September at the Kyalami Convention Centre in Johannesburg and will feature gaming 205

03 January 2018 7:45 AM Beware: 250 Android gaming apps track what you watch on TV

Johannesburg - At least 250 games from the Google Play Store are using Android smartphone microphones to track users’ TV habits. According to a report by The New York Times, numerous mobile game apps are using the microphones of devices to listen to what content is being viewed on TVs while an app is open. The New York Times reported that the apps use software 106