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South Africa is ranked 14th in the world for illegal downloads.

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In corporate SA, 'green IT' often sails under false colours.

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Tshwane leads metros in WiFi access, while Telkom Mobile dominates WiFi coverage.
Tshwane leads metros in WiFi access, while Telkom Mobile dominates WiFi coverage.
Tshwane leads metros in WiFi access

Around 75% of SA's 10 000 semi-public WiFi hotspots are located in the main metro areas, with Tshwane leading the way.

Shabby showing for SA brands on Facebook

Jameson Irish Whiskey is South Africa's top brand on Facebook, with an interaction engagement score of 159%.

Most South African brands using Facebook to interact with fans do so "dismally", says local agency HaveYouHeard.

Telkom extends voluntary staff severance offer

Telkom believes it has acted fairly in extending the invitation for union members to also apply for packages.

The telco extends voluntary severance and retirements packages to unionised workers, saying it received hundreds of applications.

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ICASA blamed for pay-TV monopoly

With the demise of potential MultiChoice competitor the Altech Node, market watchers say it is up to ICASA to start regulating for competition.

Vodacom's CFO steps down

The mobile operator this morning announced the resignation of CFO Ivan Dittrich.

Avoid water-shedding with online monitor

The Department of Water and Sanitation's new system allows users to monitor water usage.

Muthambi wants positive SA, China coverage

SA and Chinese media need to do a better job of sharing government's achievements with the public, says comms minister Faith Muthambi.

YouTube redesigns mobile experience

The video sharing platform revamps its mobile apps, as more than half of all views take place on mobile devices.

Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.4m cars after hack

The carmaker wants to install software to prevent hackers from gaining remote control of the engine, steering and other systems.

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