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RENAlerts reports that the estimated time-to-repair for the break in the West Africa Cable System has been moved to an earlier date.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: April 1, 2020, 3:56 pm
Vox has informed customers it will triple their monthly ADSL data usage cap effective from 1 April 2020.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: April 1, 2020, 12:24 pm
Rain CEO Willem Roos explains that their "unlimited" claim is not misleading as they clearly state the limits around times of use, speed levels, and video quality.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: March 18, 2020, 4:27 pm
There are shunt faults on the Seacom and WACS submarine cables which will require downtime to repair.
Author: Rudolph Muller
Posted: March 13, 2020, 1:37 pm
1GB of mobile data seems a fair amount, but it will not get you as far as you think.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: March 7, 2020, 10:59 am
MyBroadband is giving away prizes worth R5,000 to encourage you to do a speed test and rate the service you receive from your ISP.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: February 17, 2020, 12:52 pm
Rain's 5G towers go down during load-shedding – here is why.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: February 12, 2020, 11:00 am
South African Internet users are experiencing poor Internet speeds because of WACS and SAT3/WASC cable breaks. Here is how ISPs are affected.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 22, 2020, 8:53 am
South Africans can expect continued slow Internet speeds when connecting to international websites in the week ahead. 
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 20, 2020, 5:40 am
We take a look at how the prices of uncapped 10Mbps ADSL packages from 2012 compare against 10Mbps fibre packages today.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 16, 2020, 7:00 am
MyBroadband’s latest speed test results reveal the South African Internet service provider (ISP) with the highest average speed.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 12, 2020, 1:24 pm
Point Topic’s latest report compares the price of 4G and 5G services across Europe.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: December 28, 2019, 5:01 am
Apple Inc. has a secret team working on satellites and related wireless technology, striving to find new ways to beam data such as internet connectivity directly to its devices, according to people familiar with the work.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: December 20, 2019, 1:09 pm
The Competition Commission’s Data Service Market Inquiry report contains good recommendations which did not receive much exposure – here are the best ones.
Author: Staff Writer
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.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: December 10, 2019, 12:00 pm