Dec 15, 2020

Food delivery, crime-fighting drones coming soon

Within the next 12 to 18 months, drone services for food delivery and law enforcement will gain traction, pushed by 5G deployment, says Ericsson.

Nov 19, 2020

Ericsson signs key deals to connect Sub-Saharan Africa

The company signs a series of contracts in Kenya, South Africa, Madagascar and Benin, which it says highlights its growing footprint in the region.

Sep 21, 2020

ZTE expects SA’s 5G tech to flourish after 2025

In preparation for the widespread adoption of 5G in SA, the Chinese company is partnering with local telcos to upgrade 4G LTE networks.

Aug 28, 2020

Ericsson wants to accelerate 5G adoption in Africa

Todd Ashton, Ericsson’s newly-appointed vice-president and head of South and East Africa, looks to drive the adoption of 5G on the African continent.

Aug 17, 2020

Ericsson zeroes in on SA’s promising 5G market

The Swedish company sees a lot of opportunity in the country's 5G market, as operators wait for ICASA to make high-demand spectrum available.

Jul 24, 2020

Shunned by the West, Huawei powers SA’s 5G networks

All three telcos that have launched 5G in SA are using Huawei in parts of their 5G networks, including the Huawei 5G CPE router.

Jun 10, 2020

Stephen Morony joins Huge as commercial director

Telecommunications specialist Huge Group appoints Stephen Morony as commercial director of its subsidiary Huge Telecom.

Jun 5, 2020

Tech innovation drives environmentally-sustainable lifestyles

Globally, the majority of consumers see technological innovation as critical to tackling future environmental challenges, says Ericsson.

Jun 4, 2020

Companies race to roll out IOT-based COVID-19 screening apps

SA witnesses a slew of new IOT smart applications introduced to facilitate coronavirus screening, monitoring and employee management processes.


Mobile World Congress cancelled amid coronavirus fears

The GSMA, organiser of the event, cancels the gathering because of the global concern regarding the coronavirus outbreak.


Barcelona ready for MWC despite coronavirus fears

Catalan health minister Alba Vergés states the city of Barcelona is fully prepared for the mega mobile tech gathering to go ahead.

Feb 4, 2020

Vodacom eyes 5G services in SA this year

Having been the first network to commercially launch 5G in Africa through Vodacom Lesotho, the telco expects to launch 5G in SA this year.

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