31 Jan

Huawei eyes top spot in SA's smartphone market

The Chinese telecoms giant sees itself displacing Samsung as the number one smartphone provider in the next year or so.


ICASA to upgrade mobile network monitoring system

The regulator acts to verify mobile network compliance and enable the implementation of punitive measures.

24 Jan

HeroTel acquires Worcester-based BreedeNet

HeroTel adds BreedeNet to its acquisition portfolio, setting its vision of connecting all South Africans to affordable Internet.


SA Connect reaches Limpopo

The communications ministry rolls out broadband services in Limpopo, as it looks to bridge the digital divide in that province.

23 Jan

LG brings five-camera flagship to SA

The South Korean electronics company unveils its premium LG V40 ThinQ smartphone, which will be available in SA for R12 499 in early February.


Cyber criminals develop motion-based evasion tactics

If the malware cannot detect motion, it assumes it is in a sandbox environment, and the code will not run, says Trend Micro.

22 Jan

2019 will spark sweeping change for wireless industry

Deloitte predicts at least 25 operators will launch 5G services in 2019 and 20 handset vendors will unveil 5G-ready handsets this year.


Save time, money with Flying Voice handsets

Implementing wireless desktop handsets reduces maintenance costs almost completely, and costs on cables and switches by up to 75%, says Gail Holt, MD of Hardware Distribution.

Jan 14, 2019

ANC promises to bolster tech innovation

The ruling party outlines steps to advance SA's innovation, and promises to create a legal and regulatory framework for the promotion of innovation.

Jan 11, 2019

VPN routers on the radar

Businesses generally utilise VPNs to ensure remote users are authorised and using an encrypted channel, says Metric Labs.

Jan 3, 2019

Apple cuts forecast amid China market slump

The smartphone maker has lowered its revenue guidance from $93 billion $84 billion.