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We compared several different broadband technologies in South Africa that offer uncapped data.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: July 4, 2020, 4:59 am
Satellite-based Internet services continue to grow and will begin to compete with fibre and mobile broadband in the coming years.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: June 29, 2020, 7:23 am
ICASA licensed temporary spectrum to Vodacom, MTN, Telkom, Rain, and Liquid Telecom in April. Here is what is being done with this spectrum.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: June 12, 2020, 9:00 am
A recently-discovered workaround allows browser users to watch YouTube videos without any ads. 
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: June 12, 2020, 7:25 am
South Africa’s top ISPs provided feedback about the impact of COVID-19 and the lockdown on their businesses.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: June 3, 2020, 7:59 am
We compared the price, data caps, and connection speeds of Vodacom and Rain's 5G products with 200Mbps fibre connections offered by local ISPs.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: May 7, 2020, 5:33 am
To find out more about SEACOM's plans for WonderNet, MyBroadband spoke to SEACOM Chief Commercial Officer Steve Briggs.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: May 4, 2020, 4:00 pm
Fibre network operators in South Africa have seen their operations limited by the coronavirus lockdown.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: April 23, 2020, 3:58 pm
There is a big increase in bandwidth consumption as South Africans are forced to stay and work from home.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: April 23, 2020, 9:58 am
South African ISPs have adapted their business operations in recent weeks to deal with the impact of the coronavirus.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: April 22, 2020, 5:05 am
Rain’s network has come under severe strain during the lockdown, with many people complaining about slow speeds and poor service levels.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: April 21, 2020, 9:32 am
Google parent company Alphabet will help deliver wireless connectivity in Africa through its Loon Internet balloons.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: April 10, 2020, 11:14 am
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