Internet access has traditionally been the domain of the better off, but there are ways around the challenge of affording access to all.
WiFi 'storm' in 2015
This year is expected to see further growth in public WiFi hotspots as the smartphone revolution creates demand.
Top business trends 2015
Industry experts share their thoughts on the innovations that will impact business in SA next year.
Where to for WiFi?
Signs from 2014 are encouraging, showing SA is headed in the right direction to take advantage of increased connectivity.
2014 a 'great year' for WiFi
The year has seen "great strides" in broadening the local WiFi access landscape, thanks to both government and the private sector.
Data demand eased by WiFi
Players increasingly leverage WiFi to ease the transition to high data consumption.
W Cape unveils more WiFi hubs
Eight hubs in Atlantis and Robertson are introduced as the province expands its free connectivity project.
WiFi betters e-learning
Students enjoy the use of tablets and Internet, creating a more interactive learning experience, says Ruckus Wireless.
WiFi far from ubiquitous
In SA, WiFi is still being positioned as a complementary technology to GSM connectivity, says Ruckus Wireless.
The state of local connectivity
Despite connectivity issues, SA is positive about dealing with the cost, speed and quality challenges.