Internet penetration
Nov 9, 2017

Customers demanding more responsive experience

Tracker's Mojapela Makau told the ITWeb Digital Economy 2017 summit how the digital revolution has changed customer expectations.

Jul 20, 2017

SA's Internet penetration on the rise

Study expects 22.5 million South Africans to come online in 2017 to reach the 40% penetration mark.

Sep 30, 2016

Africa turns to satellite Internet

Satellite Internet is the perfect service to use in areas where broadband isn't ubiquitous, because it is easy to use, and highly reliable, says Q-KON Africa.


3.9bn remain cut off from the Internet

By the end of 2016, more than half of the world's population will not yet be using the Internet, says the ITU.

May 26, 2016

Google holds 'unique position in SA'

Luke McKend, Google SA country director, tells ITWeb how the company aims to extend its influence in SA.

Jul 31, 2015

Facebook Internet drone ready for testing

The social media giant completes its first full-scale drone, which will provide Internet access to remote parts of the world.

Oct 24, 2012

Smartphones becoming African standard

Africa - especially SA - is set to see Internet connectivity rise dramatically, thanks to plummeting smartphone prices.

Oct 11, 2012

Telecoms 2020

Government has big plans to bring large-scale Internet connectivity to the African continent. But how realistic are its targets?

Jul 4, 2011

Education gets smart in S Korea

Learners in South Korea will carry tablets instead of backpacks to school by 2015.


SA hits 5m Net users

The country finally reaches the 10% penetration mark for Internet access.


Making sense of Internet numbers

How did Egypt accomplish its 64% Internet penetration in four years, while SA saw a measly 10% in 10 years?

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