CEO of Encrypted Chat Platform Indicted for Aiding Organised Criminals – Tempemail

The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) on Friday announced an indictment against Jean-Francois Eap, the CEO of encrypted messaging company Sky Global, and an associate for wilfully participating in a criminal enterprise to help international drug traffickers avoid law enforcement. Eap (also known as “888888”) and Thomas Herdman, a former Continue Reading

Legal Tech CEO Shares 10 Leadership Tips for Women – Tempemail

Women in Tech (WIT) Conversations is an all-women virtual forum launched recently to spark interaction and impart professional insights for the advancement of women in the South African tech space.  A collaboration between legal technology firm, LexisNexis South Africa, and information technology vendor, Dell Technologies, the sessions see some of Continue Reading

Amazon need not Enter SA’s eCommerce Industry ‘Any Time Soon’, says Naspers CEO – Tempemail

Image sourced from CNBC Bob van Dijk, CEO of Naspers and Prosus believes that Amazon may not enter South Africa’s eCommerce sector “any time soon”. According to TechCentral, a key reason for this is “Naspers-controlled e-retailer Takealot.com is doing a really, really good job serving South African online consumers”. “We Continue Reading

Parler social network terminates CEO John Matze | Parler- Tempemail

Sign up for the Guardian Today US newsletter Parler, the social media platform favored by the US far right, has dismissed its CEO John Matze. Matze confirmed his termination in a text message to Reuters. “On January 29, 2021, the Parler board controlled by Rebekah Mercer decided to immediately terminate Continue Reading

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says platform will halt political suggestions | Facebook

Facebook will halt algorithm-driven recommendations of political Facebook groups around the world and is looking into reducing political content in its News Feed, according to chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg. “People don’t want politics and fighting to take over their experience on the platform,” Zuckerberg told investors. “We’re going to Continue Reading