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In recent years, South Africans have moved away from phone calls and SMSs and become more inclined to use WhatsApp for communication.
Posted: February 16, 2020, 5:49 am
Google Station, which is Google's global free Wi-Fi programme, is shutting down.
Posted: February 14, 2020, 3:29 pm
President Cyril Ramaphosa delivered his SONA on Thursday, saying the authorities are working to secure deep cuts to data prices.
Posted: February 13, 2020, 7:19 pm
Huawei has hit back at allegations by US officials that it has the ability to access private information on mobile networks that use its equipment.
Posted: February 13, 2020, 6:57 am
Vodacom has sent a message to mobile customers apologising for network problems due to load-shedding.
Posted: February 11, 2020, 1:45 pm
MyBroadband tested the mobile network speeds in prominent cities in the United States (New York and San Francisco) and South Africa (Johannesburg and Cape Town). Here are the results.
Posted: February 10, 2020, 11:31 am
Telkom has apologised to subscribers for downtime on Friday with a 500MB data bundle.
Posted: February 8, 2020, 4:51 pm
A MyBroadband reader recently reported a case of fraud on MTN's network, where he was signed up to a content service without his permission.
Posted: February 7, 2020, 7:12 am
Telkom said because of Vodacom and MTN’s first-mover advantage it is impossible for other players to "play in this space".
Posted: February 6, 2020, 7:02 am
We compared the real customer base of Telkom, MTN, Vodacom, and Cell C according to their latest published trading results.
Posted: February 5, 2020, 1:29 pm
Vodacom is currently trialling 5G ahead of a commercial launch this year, thanks to a partnership with Liquid Telecom.
Posted: February 4, 2020, 6:04 am
Vodacom has concluded a deal with Rain to extend its roaming and facilities leasing agreements to virtually all Vodacom sites.
Posted: February 4, 2020, 5:40 am
The Advertising Regulatory Board (ARB) has found MTN's use of the term "unlimited minutes" in its mobile contract advertising to be misleading.
Posted: February 3, 2020, 10:10 am
MTN has announced that it will reduce the time period within which contract holders can use inclusive Night Express data.
Posted: January 31, 2020, 10:00 am
The Information Regulator has asked President Cyril Ramaphosa to declare that the remaining provisions of the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA) commence on 1 April 2020.
Posted: January 28, 2020, 9:38 am