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New app helps plan your route

1 Apr 2015The new Findmyway app aims to take the confusion out of local public transport.

The Findmyway app allows South African commuters to plan their trips on all forms of public and alternative transport.

Richemont in Net-A-Porter deal

31 Mar 2015

The Swiss luxury goods company agrees to merge its Net-A-Porter unit with the Yoox Group.

ICASA publishes final spectrum assignment plan

31 Mar 2015ICASA's radio frequency assignment plan provides conditions and requirements attached to the use of a frequency band.

The regulator approves the IMT roadmap and puts out its final Radio Frequency Spectrum Assignment Plan in line with this.

Vodacom low-cost tablet drives MEA growth

31 Mar 2015Despite a growth slowdown, the MEA tablet market is still forecast to post double-digit growth for 2015 as a whole.

The operator's own-branded, sub-R1 000 tablet contributed to the region's highest ever rate of growth during Q4 2014, says IDC.

IDC forecasts wearables surge

31 Mar 2015Apple's launch of its Watch will take wearable devices a step forward this year, says the IDC.

Shipments of wearable devices will more than double year-on-year, says the research company.

Joburg takes 'giant leap' towards smart city

30 Mar 2015The City of Johannesburg aims to be smart by 2040.

The City of Johannesburg unveils plans to offer free Internet and WiFi access at 30 libraries across the city.

Govt official runs up R125k cellphone porn bill: report

29 Mar 2015

Deputy speaker in the Limpopo legislature, Lehlogonolo Masoga, is the subject of a public protector probe following allegations of misconduct, reports the City Press. 

Vodacom ups contract pricing

26 Mar 2015Vodacom has hiked contract prices in the wake of an ongoing prepaid price war between SA's mobile operators.

The operator increases the subscriptions on certain of its contract packages.

Africa connectivity survey launched

26 Mar 2015Africa's inventory of terrestrial transmission networks has more than doubled in the last five years.

FTTH Council Africa begins a fibre survey to determine network reach and identify the continent's most connected cities.

Calling all hackers

26 Mar 2015Get your hacking game on to win Hackfu tickets.

An online hacking competition invites South Africans to enter to win a trip to Hackfu in the UK.

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