Mobile Business
4:10
Friday

Analysts predict tough time for Google’s Pixel 4 in SA

For the new Google phone to succeed in a price-conscious market like SA, it would need to be top-notch in its specs and priced more aggressively.

5:20
Thursday

SA now hub of ‘true’ African smartphone

Analysts weigh in on the benefits of a local smartphone manufacturing plant, advising the Mara Group to have a long-term plan to successfully compete in SA.

3:00

BA Summit 2019 drives need for business analysts

DVT sponsored the conference and developed the conference's mobile events app for delegates.

5:10
Thursday

MTN employees demand answers over R4.3bn BEE deal

A group of employees takes the mobile operator to court, alleging the empowerment transaction remains “incomplete and suspect”.

2:40
Wednesday

Google unboxes flagship Pixel 4 smartphone

The Internet search giant unveils the Pixel 4 smartphone powered by Android 10, starting at R12 000.

2:40
11 Oct

Loss-making Cell C mulls asset sales

The mobile operator’s fibre-optic network and base of billed customers are up for grabs, according to a report.

2:20
10 Oct

MTN celebrates 25 years with 95% 4G coverage in SA

The mobile network operator says it has reached 95% 4G coverage across the country.

1:40

ICASA rethinks network monitoring tender

The regulator returns to the marketplace for a system to verify mobile network compliance and enable the implementation of punitive measures.

3:00

Andile Ngcaba urges embracing open source

The FTTx Council president says a data-driven environment requires fibre players and stakeholders to adopt open source architecture in designing and building networks.

3:50

Minister challenges fibre industry to service marginalised areas

Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams encourages fibre providers to reach areas they normally shy away from to ensure connectivity for all South Africans.

5:50
8 Oct

Nokia in low-cost feature phone offensive in SA

The company unveils the fourth generation of its most popular feature phone – the Nokia 105 – in SA.