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MyBroadband tested the out-of-bundle settings for Vodacom, MTN, Cell C, and Telkom, which uncovered a strange anomaly.
Author: Wikus Steyn
Posted: January 17, 2022, 5:10 am
MyBroadband tested the data use when downloading a 100MB file on Vodacom, MTN, Cell C, and Telkom, with interesting results.
Author: Wikus Steyn
Posted: January 14, 2022, 1:00 pm
Here is how the price of 1GB of data in South Africa compares to other countries.
Author: Myles Illidge
Posted: January 14, 2022, 11:11 am
MTN South Africa has lost its CEO, CTO, and Supersonic CEO at the end of December.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 12, 2022, 12:31 pm
Two newly-minted CEOs for telecommunications giants MTN and Telkom are squaring off in a major fight over cellular network capacity, and Vodacom has joined in.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: January 11, 2022, 4:44 pm
Vodacom has filed court papers against Telkom’s attempts to block an auction of sought-after cellular network capacity.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: January 11, 2022, 1:52 pm
MyBroadband Insights has released its annual 2021 Mobile Network Quality Report which reveals which mobile network offers the best performance.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 11, 2022, 8:45 am
MTN says that even though South Africa's planned auction of wireless network capacity isn't perfect, industry regulator Icasa tried to strike a balance for all players.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: January 7, 2022, 4:04 pm
Telkom has filed High Court papers to block Icasa from auctioning sought-after radio frequency spectrum in March.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: January 4, 2022, 1:54 pm
BlackBerry Curve and Bold were once South Africa's favourite smartphones. BlackBerry is effectively killing the data, calling, and SMS capabilities on these old devices from today.
Author: Myles Illidge
Posted: January 4, 2022, 8:05 am
A Cell C customer has detailed his three-month-long wait for an iPhone which was initially ordered on 18 September 2021.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: December 30, 2021, 7:59 am
The US Federal Aviation Administration identified 17 different safety systems and aircraft functions that could fail if 5G airwaves interfere with radar altimeters, which use radio waves to calculate an aircraft's altitude.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: December 23, 2021, 10:55 pm
Afrihost has reduced the pricing of its Air Mobile package offerings and added additional data bundles.
Author: Myles Illidge
Posted: December 20, 2021, 2:28 pm
Dominic Cull of Ellipsis Regulatory Solutions says there are concerns that South Africa's big mobile network operators don't want the spectrum auction to take place as they've already been assigned provisional radio frequencies.
Author: Myles Illidge
Posted: December 19, 2021, 1:01 pm
MTN South Africa has announced a new chief executive officer on the news that Godfrey Motsa is stepping down.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: December 15, 2021, 2:53 pm