Feb 3, 2015

Out-of-bundle blues still plague consumers

Some feel service providers view out-of-bundle usage as a profitable revenue stream, even if it comes at consumers' expense.

Jul 15, 2013

Telkom slowly kills off 8ta brand

The fixed-line operator backtracks on previous assertions that it would keep its original mobile brand alive.

Jul 3, 2013

Ripe for the picking

Can Orange succeed in SA?

Jun 26, 2013

Free Wikipedia for learners a pipedream?

A drive by a group of learners to have Wikipedia zero-rated seems to have run into the immovable force that is the South African mobile operators.

Jun 5, 2013

All change at Telkom

But is anything really different?

Mar 19, 2013

Telkom introduces new mobile brand

Telkom Mobile, a high-end version of Telkom's mobile arm 8ta, is launched to steer the company's convergence plans and increase revenue.

Mar 7, 2013

ICASA finally moves on network quality promise

The communications authority says it will publish its long-awaited network quality reports at the end of March.

Mar 5, 2013

Network problems on the rise?

Many cellphone users have reported a serious decline in network connectivity of late, but operators tell a different tale.

Mar 4, 2013

8ta 'will not be discontinued'

Telkom shifts the notion laid out in a letter to its staff on Friday that the 8ta brand is set to be done away with.

Mar 1, 2013

8ta unveils Z10 pricing

The mobile operator announces availability of the BlackBerry Z10 smartphone in SA.

Mar 1, 2013

8ta drops prepaid costs

Subscribers will pay 95c a minute when they spend R5 or more recharging airtime.

Feb 27, 2013

BIS uproar uncalled for

SA's operators try to mitigate customers' criticism and disappointment at the exit of BlackBerry Internet Services by offering compelling alternate plans.

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