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2:40

Pietermaritzburg communities switch on to free WiFi

The JL Dube Broadband project turns six locations in KwaZulu-Natal’s Pietermaritzburg into free WiFi zones.

5:10
Friday

Many companies won’t return to traditional offices post-COVID

Almost overnight, in the space of a few weeks, that future reality became a ‘here and now’, says Pivotal.

6:40
Thursday

SA’s top brands Vodacom, MTN see limited COVID-19 impact

While the country’s leading companies will report a combined drop of over R65 billion in brand value, the telcos have weathered the storm.

2:10
Thursday

Vodacom, Cloudflare join forces to protect firms from DDoS

The telco teams up with Web security company Cloudflare to offer distributed denial of service protection services.

2:10

ICASA, NMISA partnership targets data bundle consumption rate

The agreement between the entities is expected to enhance the protection of the end-user when using electronic communications services and networks.

2:00

Comms ministry DG moves to monitoring and evaluation dept

Robert Nkuna, who until recently served as director-general in the communications ministry, joins the Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation.

3:50

Huawei's Apps UP goes global

The HMS App Innovation Contest will see entrants compete to create innovative apps that improve and help navigate everyday life.

2:40
Wednesday

LG’s Velvet 5G now available in SA

The South Korean electronics company makes 5G smartphone inroads, launching another 5G-enabled device in the local market.

5:30

ZTE: Bringing 5G to Africa through partnerships with MTOs

Before large-scale 5G investment, 5GC, transmission, new service cultivation and other infrastructure preparation must be ready, says ZTE.

4:00

Broadband Infraco adds capability to monitor WACS

Analysts laud the state-owned entity’s decision to add undersea cable monitoring as part of its new service offerings.

6:40
Tuesday

SA’s 5G to remain patchy in big metros for 12 months

To have mass deployment of 5G nationally, it will require the Independent Communications Authority of SA to decisively award spectrum, analysts say.

1:50
Tuesday

Cell C searches for next big tech ideas to invest in

The telco’s Innovation Challenge offers the opportunity to access interest-free loans, mentorship and the chance to work with Cell C as a supplier.