Altron's Altech Radio Holdings rebrands as Altron Nexus

The name change comes in the wake of Altron's new brand repositioning, which unites all its businesses under one brand identity.


Country-wide connectivity and cloud

Seamless connectivity and cloud capability are critical to the success of the modern business, even those in rural areas.


Qualcomm unveils chip to power 5G smartphones

The chip supplier has unveiled Snapdragon 855, expected to be released in the US in the first half of 2019.


WCape on course to connect 6.6m residents

The provincial government inks a deal with Liquid Telecom SA to boost free public WiFi hotspots from 178 to 1 600.


Progressive Blacks in ICT slams soft legislation

The lobby group calls for laws that support inclusive participation of black South Africans in the ICT sector, as Parliament debates ECA Bill revisions.

28 Nov

28bn connected devices by 2020

Cisco predicts more IP traffic in the next five years than in the history of the Internet.


Don't rush ECA Bill through Parliament, says Vodacom

The operator argues that there is no pressing need for the Bill, and it should not be rushed in its current form.

28 Nov

ZTE marks 5G milestone

The company completed a 5G call, Internet and WeChat connection, using the 3GPP R15 global standard.

26 Nov

Mobile network download speeds beat WiFi in SA

Smartphone users now experience faster average download speeds using a mobile network than using WiFi, says OpenSignal.


Ramaphosa merges ICT ministries, Ndabeni-Abrahams to head

In a Cabinet reshuffle this afternoon, the president announced the telecoms and postal ministries will be merged into a single communications department.


USAASA drives connectivity in ECape

The long road to connect educational and health institutions to broadband services shows signs of life, as the agency provides connectivity to over 200 sites in the province.