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2:20

Huawei strengthens cloud partnership programme

The Chinese telecoms giant bolsters its cloud partner programme, as appetite for Africa’s cloud ecosystem grows steadily.

3:20
Yesterday

Vodacom boosts Africa’s smart feature phone proposition

Just like MTN, Vodacom eyes bringing the KaiOS affordable smart feature phones to SA in early 2020.

3:40
Wednesday

Sentech fancies streaming services market

The broadcasting signal distributor is keen to become an over-the-top platform, as it explores business growth areas.

2:30
Wednesday

MTN foresees mass adoption of mobile financial services

MTN CEO Rob Shuter tells AfricaCom the group has around 32 million 30-day active Mobile Money customers.

3:30
Wednesday

MTN taps Huawei for 5G trial

The companies join forces to launch a 5G trial, showcasing the evolution of use-cases of 5G technology.

1:50

Google gives codeX R7.4m cash injection

Cape Town’s codeX becomes the first recipient of a share of Google’s $1 million investment commitment in SA this year.

4:00

Google boosts free WiFi access for Cape Town

The company commits to connect SA’s underserved communities, with Cape Town the beneficiary of Google Station.

5:20

'Smallest, lightest' drone to take to SA skies

DJI’s 249-gram drone, the Mavic Mini, will be available from authorised retailers and partners from 11 November.

3:50

ICASA looks to expedite spectrum licensing process

Mobile operators are likely to get their hands on spectrum to enable faster and widespread broadband services towards the end of next year, says the regulator’s chief exec.

4:10

SA’s R&D expenditure climbs to R38bn

The country records gains in gross domestic expenditure on R&D, with the business sector remaining the big R&D spender.

4:40

SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.

1:50

Data protection is human rights issue, says Tlakula

The chairperson of the Information Regulator prioritises data protection, saying everyone must advocate for privacy data protection.

2:20

Huawei strengthens cloud partnership programme

The Chinese telecoms giant bolsters its cloud partner programme, as appetite for Africa’s cloud ecosystem grows steadily.

3:20
Yesterday

Vodacom boosts Africa’s smart feature phone proposition

Just like MTN, Vodacom eyes bringing the KaiOS affordable smart feature phones to SA in early 2020.

3:40
Wednesday

Sentech fancies streaming services market

The broadcasting signal distributor is keen to become an over-the-top platform, as it explores business growth areas.

2:30
Wednesday

MTN foresees mass adoption of mobile financial services

MTN CEO Rob Shuter tells AfricaCom the group has around 32 million 30-day active Mobile Money customers.

3:30
Wednesday

MTN taps Huawei for 5G trial

The companies join forces to launch a 5G trial, showcasing the evolution of use-cases of 5G technology.

1:50

Google gives codeX R7.4m cash injection

Cape Town’s codeX becomes the first recipient of a share of Google’s $1 million investment commitment in SA this year.

4:00

Google boosts free WiFi access for Cape Town

The company commits to connect SA’s underserved communities, with Cape Town the beneficiary of Google Station.

5:20

'Smallest, lightest' drone to take to SA skies

DJI’s 249-gram drone, the Mavic Mini, will be available from authorised retailers and partners from 11 November.

3:50

ICASA looks to expedite spectrum licensing process

Mobile operators are likely to get their hands on spectrum to enable faster and widespread broadband services towards the end of next year, says the regulator’s chief exec.

4:10

SA’s R&D expenditure climbs to R38bn

The country records gains in gross domestic expenditure on R&D, with the business sector remaining the big R&D spender.

4:40

SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.

1:50

Data protection is human rights issue, says Tlakula

The chairperson of the Information Regulator prioritises data protection, saying everyone must advocate for privacy data protection.

2:20

Huawei strengthens cloud partnership programme

The Chinese telecoms giant bolsters its cloud partner programme, as appetite for Africa’s cloud ecosystem grows steadily.

3:20
Yesterday

Vodacom boosts Africa’s smart feature phone proposition

Just like MTN, Vodacom eyes bringing the KaiOS affordable smart feature phones to SA in early 2020.

3:40
Wednesday

Sentech fancies streaming services market

The broadcasting signal distributor is keen to become an over-the-top platform, as it explores business growth areas.

2:30
Wednesday

MTN foresees mass adoption of mobile financial services

MTN CEO Rob Shuter tells AfricaCom the group has around 32 million 30-day active Mobile Money customers.

3:30
Wednesday

MTN taps Huawei for 5G trial

The companies join forces to launch a 5G trial, showcasing the evolution of use-cases of 5G technology.

1:50

Google gives codeX R7.4m cash injection

Cape Town’s codeX becomes the first recipient of a share of Google’s $1 million investment commitment in SA this year.

4:00

Google boosts free WiFi access for Cape Town

The company commits to connect SA’s underserved communities, with Cape Town the beneficiary of Google Station.

5:20

'Smallest, lightest' drone to take to SA skies

DJI’s 249-gram drone, the Mavic Mini, will be available from authorised retailers and partners from 11 November.

3:50

ICASA looks to expedite spectrum licensing process

Mobile operators are likely to get their hands on spectrum to enable faster and widespread broadband services towards the end of next year, says the regulator’s chief exec.

4:10

SA’s R&D expenditure climbs to R38bn

The country records gains in gross domestic expenditure on R&D, with the business sector remaining the big R&D spender.

4:40

SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.

1:50

Data protection is human rights issue, says Tlakula

The chairperson of the Information Regulator prioritises data protection, saying everyone must advocate for privacy data protection.

2:20

Huawei strengthens cloud partnership programme

The Chinese telecoms giant bolsters its cloud partner programme, as appetite for Africa’s cloud ecosystem grows steadily.

3:20
Yesterday

Vodacom boosts Africa’s smart feature phone proposition

Just like MTN, Vodacom eyes bringing the KaiOS affordable smart feature phones to SA in early 2020.

3:40
Wednesday

Sentech fancies streaming services market

The broadcasting signal distributor is keen to become an over-the-top platform, as it explores business growth areas.

2:30
Wednesday

MTN foresees mass adoption of mobile financial services

MTN CEO Rob Shuter tells AfricaCom the group has around 32 million 30-day active Mobile Money customers.

3:30
Wednesday

MTN taps Huawei for 5G trial

The companies join forces to launch a 5G trial, showcasing the evolution of use-cases of 5G technology.

1:50

Google gives codeX R7.4m cash injection

Cape Town’s codeX becomes the first recipient of a share of Google’s $1 million investment commitment in SA this year.

4:00

Google boosts free WiFi access for Cape Town

The company commits to connect SA’s underserved communities, with Cape Town the beneficiary of Google Station.

5:20

'Smallest, lightest' drone to take to SA skies

DJI’s 249-gram drone, the Mavic Mini, will be available from authorised retailers and partners from 11 November.

3:50

ICASA looks to expedite spectrum licensing process

Mobile operators are likely to get their hands on spectrum to enable faster and widespread broadband services towards the end of next year, says the regulator’s chief exec.

4:10

SA’s R&D expenditure climbs to R38bn

The country records gains in gross domestic expenditure on R&D, with the business sector remaining the big R&D spender.

4:40

SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.

1:50

Data protection is human rights issue, says Tlakula

The chairperson of the Information Regulator prioritises data protection, saying everyone must advocate for privacy data protection.

2:20

Huawei strengthens cloud partnership programme

The Chinese telecoms giant bolsters its cloud partner programme, as appetite for Africa’s cloud ecosystem grows steadily.

3:20
Yesterday

Vodacom boosts Africa’s smart feature phone proposition

Just like MTN, Vodacom eyes bringing the KaiOS affordable smart feature phones to SA in early 2020.

3:40
Wednesday

Sentech fancies streaming services market

The broadcasting signal distributor is keen to become an over-the-top platform, as it explores business growth areas.

2:30
Wednesday

MTN foresees mass adoption of mobile financial services

MTN CEO Rob Shuter tells AfricaCom the group has around 32 million 30-day active Mobile Money customers.

3:30
Wednesday

MTN taps Huawei for 5G trial

The companies join forces to launch a 5G trial, showcasing the evolution of use-cases of 5G technology.

1:50

Google gives codeX R7.4m cash injection

Cape Town’s codeX becomes the first recipient of a share of Google’s $1 million investment commitment in SA this year.

4:00

Google boosts free WiFi access for Cape Town

The company commits to connect SA’s underserved communities, with Cape Town the beneficiary of Google Station.

5:20

'Smallest, lightest' drone to take to SA skies

DJI’s 249-gram drone, the Mavic Mini, will be available from authorised retailers and partners from 11 November.

3:50

ICASA looks to expedite spectrum licensing process

Mobile operators are likely to get their hands on spectrum to enable faster and widespread broadband services towards the end of next year, says the regulator’s chief exec.

4:10

SA’s R&D expenditure climbs to R38bn

The country records gains in gross domestic expenditure on R&D, with the business sector remaining the big R&D spender.

4:40

SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.

1:50

Data protection is human rights issue, says Tlakula

The chairperson of the Information Regulator prioritises data protection, saying everyone must advocate for privacy data protection.

2:20

Huawei strengthens cloud partnership programme

The Chinese telecoms giant bolsters its cloud partner programme, as appetite for Africa’s cloud ecosystem grows steadily.

3:20
Yesterday

Vodacom boosts Africa’s smart feature phone proposition

Just like MTN, Vodacom eyes bringing the KaiOS affordable smart feature phones to SA in early 2020.

3:40
Wednesday

Sentech fancies streaming services market

The broadcasting signal distributor is keen to become an over-the-top platform, as it explores business growth areas.

2:30
Wednesday

MTN foresees mass adoption of mobile financial services

MTN CEO Rob Shuter tells AfricaCom the group has around 32 million 30-day active Mobile Money customers.

3:30
Wednesday

MTN taps Huawei for 5G trial

The companies join forces to launch a 5G trial, showcasing the evolution of use-cases of 5G technology.

1:50

Google gives codeX R7.4m cash injection

Cape Town’s codeX becomes the first recipient of a share of Google’s $1 million investment commitment in SA this year.

4:00

Google boosts free WiFi access for Cape Town

The company commits to connect SA’s underserved communities, with Cape Town the beneficiary of Google Station.

5:20

'Smallest, lightest' drone to take to SA skies

DJI’s 249-gram drone, the Mavic Mini, will be available from authorised retailers and partners from 11 November.

3:50

ICASA looks to expedite spectrum licensing process

Mobile operators are likely to get their hands on spectrum to enable faster and widespread broadband services towards the end of next year, says the regulator’s chief exec.

4:10

SA’s R&D expenditure climbs to R38bn

The country records gains in gross domestic expenditure on R&D, with the business sector remaining the big R&D spender.

4:40

SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.

1:50

Data protection is human rights issue, says Tlakula

The chairperson of the Information Regulator prioritises data protection, saying everyone must advocate for privacy data protection.

2:20

Huawei strengthens cloud partnership programme

The Chinese telecoms giant bolsters its cloud partner programme, as appetite for Africa’s cloud ecosystem grows steadily.

3:20
Yesterday

Vodacom boosts Africa’s smart feature phone proposition

Just like MTN, Vodacom eyes bringing the KaiOS affordable smart feature phones to SA in early 2020.

3:40
Wednesday

Sentech fancies streaming services market

The broadcasting signal distributor is keen to become an over-the-top platform, as it explores business growth areas.

2:30
Wednesday

MTN foresees mass adoption of mobile financial services

MTN CEO Rob Shuter tells AfricaCom the group has around 32 million 30-day active Mobile Money customers.

3:30
Wednesday

MTN taps Huawei for 5G trial

The companies join forces to launch a 5G trial, showcasing the evolution of use-cases of 5G technology.

1:50

Google gives codeX R7.4m cash injection

Cape Town’s codeX becomes the first recipient of a share of Google’s $1 million investment commitment in SA this year.

4:00

Google boosts free WiFi access for Cape Town

The company commits to connect SA’s underserved communities, with Cape Town the beneficiary of Google Station.

5:20

'Smallest, lightest' drone to take to SA skies

DJI’s 249-gram drone, the Mavic Mini, will be available from authorised retailers and partners from 11 November.

3:50

ICASA looks to expedite spectrum licensing process

Mobile operators are likely to get their hands on spectrum to enable faster and widespread broadband services towards the end of next year, says the regulator’s chief exec.

4:10

SA’s R&D expenditure climbs to R38bn

The country records gains in gross domestic expenditure on R&D, with the business sector remaining the big R&D spender.

4:40

SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.

1:50

Data protection is human rights issue, says Tlakula

The chairperson of the Information Regulator prioritises data protection, saying everyone must advocate for privacy data protection.

2:20

Huawei strengthens cloud partnership programme

The Chinese telecoms giant bolsters its cloud partner programme, as appetite for Africa’s cloud ecosystem grows steadily.

3:20
Yesterday

Vodacom boosts Africa’s smart feature phone proposition

Just like MTN, Vodacom eyes bringing the KaiOS affordable smart feature phones to SA in early 2020.

3:40
Wednesday

Sentech fancies streaming services market

The broadcasting signal distributor is keen to become an over-the-top platform, as it explores business growth areas.

2:30
Wednesday

MTN foresees mass adoption of mobile financial services

MTN CEO Rob Shuter tells AfricaCom the group has around 32 million 30-day active Mobile Money customers.

3:30
Wednesday

MTN taps Huawei for 5G trial

The companies join forces to launch a 5G trial, showcasing the evolution of use-cases of 5G technology.

1:50

Google gives codeX R7.4m cash injection

Cape Town’s codeX becomes the first recipient of a share of Google’s $1 million investment commitment in SA this year.

4:00

Google boosts free WiFi access for Cape Town

The company commits to connect SA’s underserved communities, with Cape Town the beneficiary of Google Station.

5:20

'Smallest, lightest' drone to take to SA skies

DJI’s 249-gram drone, the Mavic Mini, will be available from authorised retailers and partners from 11 November.

3:50

ICASA looks to expedite spectrum licensing process

Mobile operators are likely to get their hands on spectrum to enable faster and widespread broadband services towards the end of next year, says the regulator’s chief exec.

4:10

SA’s R&D expenditure climbs to R38bn

The country records gains in gross domestic expenditure on R&D, with the business sector remaining the big R&D spender.

4:40

SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.

1:50

Data protection is human rights issue, says Tlakula

The chairperson of the Information Regulator prioritises data protection, saying everyone must advocate for privacy data protection.

2:20

Huawei strengthens cloud partnership programme

The Chinese telecoms giant bolsters its cloud partner programme, as appetite for Africa’s cloud ecosystem grows steadily.

3:20
Yesterday

Vodacom boosts Africa’s smart feature phone proposition

Just like MTN, Vodacom eyes bringing the KaiOS affordable smart feature phones to SA in early 2020.

3:40
Wednesday

Sentech fancies streaming services market

The broadcasting signal distributor is keen to become an over-the-top platform, as it explores business growth areas.

2:30
Wednesday

MTN foresees mass adoption of mobile financial services

MTN CEO Rob Shuter tells AfricaCom the group has around 32 million 30-day active Mobile Money customers.

3:30
Wednesday

MTN taps Huawei for 5G trial

The companies join forces to launch a 5G trial, showcasing the evolution of use-cases of 5G technology.

1:50

Google gives codeX R7.4m cash injection

Cape Town’s codeX becomes the first recipient of a share of Google’s $1 million investment commitment in SA this year.

4:00

Google boosts free WiFi access for Cape Town

The company commits to connect SA’s underserved communities, with Cape Town the beneficiary of Google Station.

5:20

'Smallest, lightest' drone to take to SA skies

DJI’s 249-gram drone, the Mavic Mini, will be available from authorised retailers and partners from 11 November.

3:50

ICASA looks to expedite spectrum licensing process

Mobile operators are likely to get their hands on spectrum to enable faster and widespread broadband services towards the end of next year, says the regulator’s chief exec.

4:10

SA’s R&D expenditure climbs to R38bn

The country records gains in gross domestic expenditure on R&D, with the business sector remaining the big R&D spender.

4:40

SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.

1:50

Data protection is human rights issue, says Tlakula

The chairperson of the Information Regulator prioritises data protection, saying everyone must advocate for privacy data protection.

2:20

Huawei strengthens cloud partnership programme

The Chinese telecoms giant bolsters its cloud partner programme, as appetite for Africa’s cloud ecosystem grows steadily.

3:20
Yesterday

Vodacom boosts Africa’s smart feature phone proposition

Just like MTN, Vodacom eyes bringing the KaiOS affordable smart feature phones to SA in early 2020.

3:40
Wednesday

Sentech fancies streaming services market

The broadcasting signal distributor is keen to become an over-the-top platform, as it explores business growth areas.

2:30
Wednesday

MTN foresees mass adoption of mobile financial services

MTN CEO Rob Shuter tells AfricaCom the group has around 32 million 30-day active Mobile Money customers.

3:30
Wednesday

MTN taps Huawei for 5G trial

The companies join forces to launch a 5G trial, showcasing the evolution of use-cases of 5G technology.

1:50

Google gives codeX R7.4m cash injection

Cape Town’s codeX becomes the first recipient of a share of Google’s $1 million investment commitment in SA this year.

4:00

Google boosts free WiFi access for Cape Town

The company commits to connect SA’s underserved communities, with Cape Town the beneficiary of Google Station.

5:20

'Smallest, lightest' drone to take to SA skies

DJI’s 249-gram drone, the Mavic Mini, will be available from authorised retailers and partners from 11 November.

3:50

ICASA looks to expedite spectrum licensing process

Mobile operators are likely to get their hands on spectrum to enable faster and widespread broadband services towards the end of next year, says the regulator’s chief exec.

4:10

SA’s R&D expenditure climbs to R38bn

The country records gains in gross domestic expenditure on R&D, with the business sector remaining the big R&D spender.

4:40

SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.

1:50

Data protection is human rights issue, says Tlakula

The chairperson of the Information Regulator prioritises data protection, saying everyone must advocate for privacy data protection.

2:20

Huawei strengthens cloud partnership programme

The Chinese telecoms giant bolsters its cloud partner programme, as appetite for Africa’s cloud ecosystem grows steadily.

3:20
Yesterday

Vodacom boosts Africa’s smart feature phone proposition

Just like MTN, Vodacom eyes bringing the KaiOS affordable smart feature phones to SA in early 2020.

3:40
Wednesday

Sentech fancies streaming services market

The broadcasting signal distributor is keen to become an over-the-top platform, as it explores business growth areas.

2:30
Wednesday

MTN foresees mass adoption of mobile financial services

MTN CEO Rob Shuter tells AfricaCom the group has around 32 million 30-day active Mobile Money customers.

3:30
Wednesday

MTN taps Huawei for 5G trial

The companies join forces to launch a 5G trial, showcasing the evolution of use-cases of 5G technology.

1:50

Google gives codeX R7.4m cash injection

Cape Town’s codeX becomes the first recipient of a share of Google’s $1 million investment commitment in SA this year.

4:00

Google boosts free WiFi access for Cape Town

The company commits to connect SA’s underserved communities, with Cape Town the beneficiary of Google Station.

5:20

'Smallest, lightest' drone to take to SA skies

DJI’s 249-gram drone, the Mavic Mini, will be available from authorised retailers and partners from 11 November.

3:50

ICASA looks to expedite spectrum licensing process

Mobile operators are likely to get their hands on spectrum to enable faster and widespread broadband services towards the end of next year, says the regulator’s chief exec.

4:10

SA’s R&D expenditure climbs to R38bn

The country records gains in gross domestic expenditure on R&D, with the business sector remaining the big R&D spender.

4:40

SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.

1:50

Data protection is human rights issue, says Tlakula

The chairperson of the Information Regulator prioritises data protection, saying everyone must advocate for privacy data protection.

2:20

Huawei strengthens cloud partnership programme

The Chinese telecoms giant bolsters its cloud partner programme, as appetite for Africa’s cloud ecosystem grows steadily.

3:20
Yesterday

Vodacom boosts Africa’s smart feature phone proposition

Just like MTN, Vodacom eyes bringing the KaiOS affordable smart feature phones to SA in early 2020.

3:40
Wednesday

Sentech fancies streaming services market

The broadcasting signal distributor is keen to become an over-the-top platform, as it explores business growth areas.

2:30
Wednesday

MTN foresees mass adoption of mobile financial services

MTN CEO Rob Shuter tells AfricaCom the group has around 32 million 30-day active Mobile Money customers.

3:30
Wednesday

MTN taps Huawei for 5G trial

The companies join forces to launch a 5G trial, showcasing the evolution of use-cases of 5G technology.

1:50

Google gives codeX R7.4m cash injection

Cape Town’s codeX becomes the first recipient of a share of Google’s $1 million investment commitment in SA this year.

4:00

Google boosts free WiFi access for Cape Town

The company commits to connect SA’s underserved communities, with Cape Town the beneficiary of Google Station.

5:20

'Smallest, lightest' drone to take to SA skies

DJI’s 249-gram drone, the Mavic Mini, will be available from authorised retailers and partners from 11 November.

3:50

ICASA looks to expedite spectrum licensing process

Mobile operators are likely to get their hands on spectrum to enable faster and widespread broadband services towards the end of next year, says the regulator’s chief exec.

4:10

SA’s R&D expenditure climbs to R38bn

The country records gains in gross domestic expenditure on R&D, with the business sector remaining the big R&D spender.

4:40

SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.

1:50

Data protection is human rights issue, says Tlakula

The chairperson of the Information Regulator prioritises data protection, saying everyone must advocate for privacy data protection.

Simnikiwe Mzekandaba
IT in government editor

Simnikiwe Mzekandaba is the IT in government editor at ITWeb. She reports on tech initiatives, policies and digital transformation strategies in government, banking and education. She holds an Honours degree in Journalism from Rhodes University. Behind that smile, she is plotting how best to get government officials to respond to her emails before deadline :)