Where does SA fit in global broadband speeds?

New research from Compare the Market shows South Africa has the fastest average download speed when compared to nine African peers.


South Africa's 5G reality revealed

Despite the hype around the deployment of 5G in 2019, 3G remains the present reality for SA.


ECA Bill withdrawn

Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams shelves the Electronic Communications Amendment Bill, noting Parliament is unlikely to finalise it before the upcoming general elections.


#SONA2019: Spectrum allocation, digital skills take priority

President Cyril Ramaphosa promises swift action on policy direction for spectrum licensing, adding that the education system will undergo a digital overhaul.


What the ICT sector wants to hear from #SONA2019

Ahead of tonight's address, ICT sector stakeholders reveal key focus areas where president Cyril Ramaphosa needs to pump up speed.


ZTE unveils AX6000 super gigabit WiFi home gateway

AX6000 WiFi can cover a wide range of home devices because it is compatible with standards such as WiFi 4 (802.11n) and WiFi 5 (802.11ac).


Afrikaans ISP Aitsa joins the market

The new Internet service provider from MetroFibre Networx focuses on providing connectivity to the Afrikaans community.

5 Feb

Facebook, African NPOs partner for Safer Internet Day

The social network teams up with over 20 non-profit organisations and government agencies across Africa as part of Safer Internet Day 2019.

4 Feb

Transforming the 5G dream to reality

With access to the largest tranche of contiguous 28GHz in SA, Comsol recently launched a live 5G pilot network in Soweto.


MTN slashes prepaid out-of-bundle rates

The rates have been cut by up to 75%, while the "Double Your Bundle" promotion will double selected prepaid voice and data bundles for the next two months.


ICASA hearings on broadband roadmap begin

The authority holds public hearings on the draft International Mobile Telecommunications roadmap, after calling for written comments.