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WirelessCo will be SA's first carrier-grade open-access network.
The square-screened Passport and BlackBerry Blend make waves.
While Vodacom's voice-over-LTE solution is in line with global trends, analysts say it is also an example of how operators are forced to squeeze assets.
Even as reviewers and analysts were torn on the prospects of the unconventionally shaped Passport, they brimmed with praise for Blend.
Improved call quality will require operators to invest in a dwindling revenue stream, and places more demand on already squeezed spectrum.
Asymmetry for fixed-line operators will theoretically spur on competition, but falls short of removing structural imbalances in the market.
Strand Consult identifies operators' biggest challenges in today's ICT industry based on their input.
Altech Autopage, MTN and Vodacom can take over Nashua Mobile's subscriber base.
Oracle commits to Africa's skills development The company unveils an initiative to enrich and increase the skills capacity of IT practitioners in Africa.
PayPal is set to become a publicly-traded company next year as EBay follows Icahn's advice.
The two companies launch a service enabling students to pay for educational and daily expenses from their bursary cash using M-Pesa.
The listed company seeks to raise another R100 million to continuing restructuring as it narrows its loss and pushes its debt obligations out.
The Financial Services Board probes allegations of insider trading and market abuse against three ICT companies.
Call centre issues and a lack of functionality on the Companies and Intellectual Property Office's Web site point to a core technology issue.
The telematics business says Africa offers more exciting growth opportunities than what is available locally.
Even as BlackBerry pivots to focus more on software and services, the company is not giving up on its handset business.
The company will start rolling out LTE-Advanced to more than 50 suburbs across SA in December.
Scammers use fake letters to con users into thinking suppliers have changed banking details.
The Independent Communications Authority of SA slightly increases the asymmetrical benefit to smaller players in its final mobile termination rates.
Cyber security 'a CEO concern' Building robust security measures for telcos should not be the sole domain of CIOs, experts say.
IT Personality, Visionary CIO finalists named The 2014 IT Personality and Visionary CIO awards near the final stage as the top five finalists in each category have been selected.
Constructing an industry, open-source style As an absolute fanatic about IT, Kevin Wilson made a strange choice by moving into the construction industry.
The company invests $1.5 billion in a 20% stake in two Chinese semiconductor companies.
At this late hour, it would perhaps serve us well to stop asking when digital TV will happen and start asking why it hasn't.
The company's shares have risen more than 35% over its offer price, making it one of the largest IPOs.
The reactions of online communities show us more about ourselves than the victims.
The company abandons its contentious image tool following a copyright lawsuit by Getty Images.
Who's to say the smartwatch won't be the next big thing, just like the smartphone has become?
Thomas Bravo, a private equity investment firm, bought Compuware for $2.5 billion.
Is the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge a cool concept or a lot of hot air?
SPIS for Orange Farm school
Samsung has handed over a Solar Powered Internet School to Refalletse Primary School in Orange Farm.
ER Data Recovery focuses on customer satisfaction as measure of success
The company prides itself on providing fast, affordable data recovery services with guaranteed customer satisfaction.
Solar-powered water meter for SA
The device can be charged by the sun in a couple of hours, says MyWater.
Skimming and SIM card swapping are only two in a list of crimes perpetrated by banking fraudsters.
While numbers are generally assumed to be impartial, they are in fact about people and created by people.
Internet banking brought convenience to South African subscribers, but also added risk.
What are the leadership roles of the project manager and the business analyst?
Credit scoring for those who have never had credit is a tricky business.
Adopting a short-term approach to IT infrastructure could leave companies with a ticking time bomb.
Data visualisation helps business leaders predict what will happen next.
It is critical for the business to communicate the enterprise architecture vision of business transformation.