Google buys product design firm Gecko23/8/2014 2:40
Google on Friday confirmed that it bought Gecko Design to bolster its lab devoted to technology-advancing projects such as self-driving cars and Internet-linked Glass eyewear.
US warns shops to watch for customer data hacking23/8/2014 2:12
The US Department of Homeland Security on Friday warned businesses to watch for hackers targeting customer data with malicious computer code like that used against retail giant Target.
European equities before Yellen speech22/8/2014 14:30
European stocks fell Friday in cautious deals before a key speech from US Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen, with London also subdued before a long holiday weekend, dealers said.
Vehicle sales slide amid further expected headwinds20/8/2014 4:26
While capital expenditure is projected at a record R7.9bn for the motor industry, the reality is that the outlook for the sector this year has proved to be challenging as new cars and commercial vehicle sales declined during the second quarter of this year.
Huge restructuring at BHP20/8/2014 4:10
BHP Billiton appears to be promising to give South Africa a fair share of representation in the massive restructuring of the business via a demerger which will create an independent global metals and mining company focused on aluminium, coal, manganese, nickel and silver.
Moller-Maersk second quarter profit surges to 2.25$19/8/2014 10:42
Danish shipping and oil group AP Moller-Maersk said on Tuesday its second quarter net profit almost tripled to 2.25 billion dollars, boosted by the sale of a majority stake in a supermarket chain.