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2:20
Feb 27, 2017

Telkom expands mobile data offering

The telco introduces FreeMe Family, a family proposition of its mobile data product.

2:00
Feb 6, 2017

Viber rolls-out secret messages

Viber has introduced a Snapchat-like feature that lets users send photos and videos that disappear once the recipient has viewed them.

2:10

Messenger encryption requires continuous opt-in

The Facebook-owned messaging app now allows all users to encrypt conversations, but only if the feature is enabled each time.

2:40
Aug 1, 2016

Telkom's FreeMe packages dominate

The new deals from Telkom are the cheapest SIM-only contracts of all major mobile network operators, says Tariffic.

6:40
Jul 22, 2016

Telkom data offerings aim to disrupt

The telco embraces a data-driven future, as it tries to steal market share from bigger players with a bold revamping of its entire mobile product offering.

4:10

Internet investors worried about SA regulation

South African investors believe regulatory policy is inhibiting investment in Internet companies.

3:20
Apr 20, 2016

Viber adds encryption to messages

The messaging app will roll out end-to-end encryption on all messages globally in coming weeks, as it prioritises security.

6:50
Jan 25, 2016

Time for OTTs, telcos to work together

As SA's industry players prepare to discuss possible over-the-top regulation, a research firm predicts OTTs and telcos will embrace partnerships in 2016.

5:50
Jan 21, 2016

OTT regulation: the global battle for control

Legal framework for mobile services? More like a defining moment for global communications.

1:40
Jan 20, 2016

Viber brings Public Chats to SA

South Africa is one of seven African countries selected to offer local conversations on Viber's Public Chats platform.

6:40
Jan 19, 2016

Operators didn't ask Parliament for OTT regulation

Parliament's telecoms portfolio committee admits no operator, "nor anyone" asked it to look into the regulation of OTT players.

2:00
Apr 29, 2015

Viber for Windows 10 unveiled

The fully optimised mobile communications app, which?works smoothly across PC, tablet and mobile, debuted at Microsoft Build today.

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