Broadband bottlenecks still dog SA

Jun 19, 2012

Though wholesale pricing has dropped, the country is still far from achieving broadband for all, says Seacom.

Mobile accounts for 10% of Web traffic

May 16, 2012

Emerging regions will continue to lead the mobile Web race into the foreseeable future, new stats reveal.

SA's Internet usage surges

May 10, 2011

The growth has been necessitated by increased access via cellphones, usage at work, school or Internet caf'es, says Stats SA.

Google boss hits back at Jobs

Oct 20, 2010

In today's technology roundup: Google boss hits back at Jobs, UK earmarks |--gbp--|650m for cyber security, Google in serious privacy breach, and Internet users to surpass 2bn.

Verizon to pay back over $50m

Oct 4, 2010

The company refunds 15 million customers who were erroneously charged for data sessions or Internet use.

Cisco study explores Internet traffic

Oct 21, 2009

The top 10% of global subscribers generated more than 60% of all traffic

The cost of Internet misuse

Apr 11, 2002

Lost productivity due to Internet misuse also means lost business opportunities for companies, says Brett Myroff, CEO of Netxactics.

Inappropriate Internet use could jeopardise security

Mar 15, 2001

Kevin Isaac, regional manager for Symantec Middle East and Africa, says that when employees use the Internet inappropriately, they could jeopardise their company's security and privacy.

It`s all about infrastructure, says Intekom

Nov 29, 2000

Business is spearheading Internet growth in SA as lack of disposable income continues to inhibit expansion in the consumer sector, says Matthew Roesner, MD of Internet service provider Intekom.

Online trading negatively impacts staff productivity

Nov 22, 2000

Websense, a software company which assists corporations in managing employee Internet usage, says online trading during working hours is costing US businesses $11 billion a year. [Local rep: Dimension Data Security]

Productivity drops as Internet usage increases

Sep 14, 2000

Increased Internet usage is having a negative impact on the performance of companies, says Jako Voges, Symantec marketing manager for the Middle East and Africa region.

US small business Internet use increasing, says IDC

May 4, 2000

The percentage of small US businesses accessing the Internet surpassed the 52% mark last year and is set to increase to over 70% by 2003, says the International Data Corporation (IDC).