Broadband
2:40

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.

6:50

South Africa's 5G reality revealed

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

1:50

ECA Bill withdrawn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.

3:50

#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.

7:30

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.

1:20

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).

3:00

Afrikaans ISP Aitsa joins the market

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

3:30
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.

1:10
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.

3:30

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.

1:00

ICASA hearings on broadband roadmap begin

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