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MyBroadband Insights has released its latest speed test results which rank ISPs based on their average speed.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 13, 2022, 12:01 pm
MTN South Africa has appointed Megan Nicholas as managing director of Supersonic to drive the ISP's plan to grow its market share in the residential market.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 12, 2022, 5:38 am
We compared the prices of South Africa's uncapped home fibre and prepaid mobile data prices to some of the world's biggest economies and two similar markets in Africa. Here is what we discovered.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: January 9, 2022, 3:59 pm
The latest MyBroadband speed test results reveal an interesting trend when looking at the neighbourhoods with the highest average broadband speeds.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 5, 2022, 7:11 am
South Africa's fixed Internet prices compare poorly to the rest of the world, according to an analysis by Point Topic.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: January 4, 2022, 3:47 pm
Despite South Africa's fibre boom, the number of homes with fixed lines has declined — even as the number of people with Internet access surged.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: December 3, 2021, 8:03 am
SpaceX’s Starlink unit is testing its space-based internet service with several aircraft and wants to offer in-flight connection to airlines “as soon as possible,” a company vice president said.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: December 1, 2021, 5:11 am
A new analysis by MyBroadband Insights reveals the South African neighbourhoods with the highest average broadband speed, which includes a big surprise.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: November 25, 2021, 11:57 am
There is bad news for South Africans who pre-ordered SpaceX's Starlink Internet service.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: November 25, 2021, 9:25 am
SpaceX has explained why availability dates for the satellite-based Internet service Starlink has shifted forward in certain locations across the globe.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: November 24, 2021, 10:25 am
The amount of junk speeding through space thanks to failed satellites, discarded rocket boosters, and weapons tests are on the rise, potentially threatening future human spaceflight and satellite Internet constellations like Starlink.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: November 18, 2021, 1:50 pm
SpaceX's Starlink satellite Internet service is installing antennas at Tesla charging stations.
Author: Myles Illidge
Posted: November 15, 2021, 12:05 pm
Elon Musk's SpaceX has unveiled a new rectangular dish for its Starlink Internet service.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: November 12, 2021, 7:30 am
Test your broadband speed using MyBroadband's speed test app and stand a chance to win R10,000 in prizes.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: November 8, 2021, 8:46 am
Several South African mobile networks are offering large or uncapped data packages which are great options for home users without fibre.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: November 8, 2021, 8:01 am