Francis Hook




  Advertise on ITWeb         Thu, 30 Jul, 08:07:11 AM
You are here Home Telecoms
Section editor: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it
Digital migration delay 'killing' manufacturers

Delays in making digital TV a reality in SA are crippling local electronics manufacturers, say local producers and an industry body.

The industry is crippled, says a local set-top box manufacturer.


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.


Vodacom sees data revenue surge

SA's largest mobile operator has reported a spike in data revenue for the quarter ended 30 June, driven by improved data monetisation.


Room for mobile growth in Africa

There remains scope for mobile growth in Africa, where wireless penetration is well below that of any other region, says TeleGeography.


MTN warns of lower earnings

The adverse exchange rate could see earnings slump by as much as 15% for the six months to 30 June.


Vouchercloud SA doubles user target

Over two million people now use Vouchercloud in SA, with locals having received almost R500 million in savings.


Candle power can charge smartphones

A California start-up develops a device, based on the principles of thermo-electrics, which can charge smartphones via candles.


Solidarity: Zero trust between unions, Telkom

The relationship between unions and Telkom has been destroyed by the company's severance package offer to unionised workers.


Telkom Business sees revenue surge

Despite a difficult year, Telkom Business has reported a significant revenue increase, which it says is an indication of future trends.

Essential Telecoms news filtered for you

ITWeb's FREE Mobile & Wireless newsletter is a concise round-up of news, insight and analysis - filtered, packaged and delivered to your inbox.

 Subscribe NOW!


Company news


Top news

ITWeb Business Continuity 2015
Venue: The Maslow, Sandton
Tracey Linnell
Has the role of the business continuity manager changed and should It change?
Tracey Linnell, GM Advisory Services, Continuity SA will give a
brief exploration of how the role of the BCM manager has changed.
Secure your team's attendance today!
Event sponsor
Nick Black


Mobility's future