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The Competition Commission’s Data Service Market Inquiry report contains good recommendations which did not receive much exposure – here are the best ones.
Posted: December 12, 2019, 11:41 am
The latest MyBroadband customer satisfaction ratings reveal the best and worst ADSL, fibre, and fixed-LTE ISPs in South Africa.
Posted: December 10, 2019, 12:00 pm
A Telkom customer told MyBroadband about his three-month struggle to get a refund for an incorrect order.
Posted: December 5, 2019, 4:00 pm
MyBroadband is giving away prizes worth R5,000 to encourage you to do a speed test and rate your ISP.
Posted: November 19, 2019, 1:06 pm
Telkom CEO Sipho Maseko’s strange comments about ISPs hide a scary reality for many service providers in South Africa.
Posted: November 17, 2019, 3:57 pm
Instead of fighting for an ADSL connection, there is another connectivity option available which many South Africans might not consider - satellite broadband.
Posted: November 16, 2019, 1:29 pm
ISPA says the decline in Telkom’s fixed ISP business was inevitable once it was no longer able to force subscribers to take both its voice and ADSL products.
Posted: November 15, 2019, 12:24 pm
Telkom CEO Sipho Maseko has said that an Internet service provider (ISP) is a relic of the past.
Posted: November 14, 2019, 5:57 am
The Sentech Connect broadband service will offer speeds between 10Mbps and 100Mbps.
Posted: November 12, 2019, 12:21 pm
Huawei and MTN have announced a new 5G trial to demonstrate their readiness to roll out the technology in South Africa as soon as radio frequency spectrum becomes available.
Posted: November 12, 2019, 12:00 pm
Telkom released its interim results for the six months ended 30 September 2019, which show a concerning trend.
Posted: November 12, 2019, 6:09 am
Rain has officially launched its 5G service to the public, offering unlimited data at speeds of up to 700Mbps at R1,000 per month.
Posted: November 11, 2019, 4:11 am
MyBroadband recently tested Rain's 5G broadband service, from ordering and activation, to performing downloads and speed tests.
Posted: November 8, 2019, 9:07 am
Google South Africa announced the launch of Free Wi-Fi through its Google Station programme for the Cape Flats in the Western Cape.
Posted: November 7, 2019, 9:11 am
MTN’s fixed-LTE packages from Axxess offers a great alternative to ADSL, with prices starting at less than R7 per GB.
Posted: November 6, 2019, 7:21 am