Internet
2:00

Fibre battle in Cape Town suburbs intensifies

Frogfoot enters the race to provide Cape Town connectivity, as competition in the Western Cape broadband market increases.

1:40
Yesterday

Alibaba’s Singles’ Day rakes in record $38.4bn

The Chinese retailer says the $38.4 billion figure is an increase of 26% compared to 2018.

1:30

SA’s Internet turns 28

South Africa’s first local Internet Protocol connection was made on this day 28 years ago.

2:00
Yesterday

Telkom hints at imminent acquisition

The company says plans are afoot to acquire an unnamed target, with the future of debt-ridden Cell C remaining uncertain.

2:00
Yesterday

Vodacom network expands to Miami

The company extends its Pan-African network to the US through the new undersea South Atlantic Cable System.

2:00
Yesterday

Samsung on a mission to identify and support black industrialists

Samsung, along with the dti, aims to provide opportunities for black industrialists in the recycling sector to participate in the e-waste black industrialists programme, says Hlubi Shivanda, Director: Business Innovation Group and Corporate Affairs at Samsung South Africa.

5:00

MultiChoice posts strong results with R25.7bn revenue

The pay-TV operator’s revenue goes up 4% despite facing pressure from over-the-top players.

2:40
Monday

OLX to invest R6bn in German online car marketplace

The online classifieds firm looks to invest $400 million in Frontier Car Group to become the company’s largest shareholder.

2:20

Ireland hunts for ICT deals in SA

The country embarks on a trade mission in SA, looking to invest in information and communication technologies.

3:10
Monday

What to expect from online performance and 5G

Gamers are among those users who will feel the benefits of the switch to 5G most keenly.

4:50
Monday

Vodacom adds 2.7m subscribers

The mobile operator reports a boom in SA and international operations in the six months ended 30 September.