Telecoms
2:00
Thursday

WiFi 6 and 5G will be ‘powerful combination’

Aruba president Keerti Melkote believes WiFi’s next-generation standard will be an integral part of the 5G radio access infrastructure.

4:00

Tough economy hurts Africa’s Q1 smartphone shipments

Macro-economic challenges caused a 7.1% decline in Africa's smartphone market in Q1, says IDC.

3:10
Thursday

Afrihost’s Air Mobile may induce customer churn, say analysts

Analysts believe if Afrihost sorts out availability issues, its new offering can disrupt the local mobile data market.

1:30

4IR commission starts work

The commission, appointed by president Cyril Ramaphosa in April, holds its first work session.

3:30
Wednesday

SA, Kenya among highest data prices in Africa

South Africans pay around six times more for 1GB of data than mobile users in India, while Kenyans pay 10 times more than Indians, says an Opera report.

2:30
Tuesday

Hisense launches Infinity H30 series phones

The Chinese phone-maker launches its two flagship phones, the Infinity H30 and H30 Lite, which are now available in SA.

3:00

SA’s fixed-line, mobile ISPs jostle for market share

A combination of factors in the country sees Internet service providers in a very competitive market, says an analyst.

2:20

HCL Technologies presents multi-band mobile backhaul solution

The flexible solution is enabled by the Xilinx RFSoC platform to meet the growing demands of the 5G network.

2:00
10 Jun

China warns foreign tech firms after Huawei ban

The Chinese government cautions global ICT firms that they could face dire consequences if they co-operate with the US ban on sales.

0:40

Enghouse Systems acquires ProOpti AB

Enghouse is pleased to welcome ProOpti’s customers and employees to the Enghouse Interactive organisation, says Steve Sadler, chairman and CEO of Enghouse.

5:20
7 Jun

Nokia lays groundwork for aggressive 5G push in SA

The company reveals its grand plan to roll out 5G technology in SA and the rest of Africa.