Pietermaritzburg communities switch on to free WiFi
SA’s top brands Vodacom, MTN see limited COVID-19 impact
While the country’s leading companies will report a combined drop of over R65 billion in brand value, the telcos have weathered the storm.
ICASA, NMISA partnership targets data bundle consumption rate
The agreement between the entities is expected to enhance the protection of the end-user when using electronic communications services and networks.
SA’s 5G to remain patchy in big metros for 12 months
To have mass deployment of 5G nationally, it will require the Independent Communications Authority of SA to decisively award spectrum, analysts say.
Telkom to put more money into fledging mobile business
The country’s smallest mobile operator will invest 16% to 19% of its revenue into its mobile business.
Huge potential for pre-owned phones market, says Flip Phone
SA’s pre-owned phones market is estimated to be four to five times bigger than the new cellphones market, says Flip Phone co-founder Conor Copas.
Poor connectivity hampers IOT deployment in mining sector
If the mining sector is to get the most out of its growing investment in IOT, there are significant challenges to overcome, says a new report.
Vodacom’s TOBi chatbot allows subscribers to self-RICA
The telco says this is a convenient way to self-RICA, while observing COVID-19 lockdown social distancing requirements.