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ICASA issues conditions for Vodacom-Neotel deal

3 Jul 2015ICASA has laid out two conditions for Vodacom and Neotel to meet if it is to approve the merger between the two companies.

The communications regulator has set out two conditions for its approval of Vodacom's R7 billion takeover of Neotel.

ZTE debuts iRail solution in SA

3 Jul 2015ZTE has debuted its iRail solution in SA.

ZTE says it is the first manufacturer in the industry to bring LTE technology into railway communications and put it into commercial use.

Cyber bullying: exploring bystander intervention

3 Jul 2015The study highlights the greater role of anonymity in digital communication, which can make intervention during bullying less likely.

A new study sheds light on the behaviour of bystanders who witness cyber bullying episodes.

Huawei P8 available in SA

3 Jul 2015The Huawei P8 Max is the P8's slightly larger sibling, available in SA later this year.

The company's flagship device was launched in SA last night, with the larger P8 Max coming soon.

ISPA's ICT charter wishlist

2 Jul 2015SA's ICT charter has been criticised for failing to yield any flow-through benefits since its inception in 2012.

The Internet industry body wants the upcoming legislation to address open access and the creation of a better ICASA.

Gautrain gets mobile connectivity

1 Jul 2015The rollout is the first phase of a broader project for the installation of additional technical infrastructure, extending across the entire Gautrain reserve.

Gautrain commuters can now experience mobile connectivity underground, at three stations in Johannesburg, and additional technical infrastructure it still to come.

Union takes Telkom fight to court

1 Jul 2015Solidarity will approach the labour court to obtain an urgent interdict against Telkom retrenchments.

Solidarity approaches the labour court to get an interdict against Telkom's planned retrenchment process. 

Telkom cuts ADSL, fibre prices

1 Jul 2015Telkom has reduced ADSL, fibre and mobile data prices over recent weeks.

The company reduces prices on a range of copper and fibre data products. 

MTN ups contingency plans

1 Jul 2015The CWU embarked on strike action on 2 May after talks between it and MTN stalled over issues of annual pay hikes and bonus payouts.

The operator beefs up its contingency plans as workers continue to strike around an ongoing payment dispute.

Govt sells 13.9% Vodacom stake

1 Jul 2015The sale of the Vodacom stake was the most viable option to ensure government was able to swiftly realise the proceeds and inject equity into Eskom, says treasury.

The state sheds its 13.91% stake in Vodacom to raise equity for embattled power utility Eskom.

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