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South Africa's mobile networks are not allowed to port cellphone numbers during the national 21-day lockdown.
Posted: April 2, 2020, 3:56 pm
Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has clarified that network operators must close their physical stores during the coronavirus lockdown.
Posted: April 2, 2020, 12:27 pm
Vodacom and Discovery have launched an online platform that allows South Africans to screen themselves for the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Posted: April 1, 2020, 12:45 pm
Vodacom has cut its 30-day data bundle prices by up to 40%, the company announced.
Posted: April 1, 2020, 11:48 am
The government has told ICASA it must relax spectrum regulations to enable the temporary licensing of all available spectrum bands.
Posted: March 27, 2020, 11:59 am
Vodacom has appointed Saki Macozoma, current lead independent non-executive director, to the role of board chairman, effective from 22 July 2020.
Posted: March 27, 2020, 7:57 am
The Competition Tribunal has upheld the agreement between Vodacom and the Competition Commission regarding the reduction of data prices.
Posted: March 26, 2020, 8:56 am
Minister of Communications and Digital Technologies Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams announced yesterday that network operators will provide location data to help government track the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Posted: March 26, 2020, 7:16 am
Mobile networks have seen an increase in traffic after President Cyril Ramaphosa announced measures to fight the coronavirus outbreak. Here is a breakdown of what is happening.
Posted: March 24, 2020, 5:59 am
Vodacom has changed its network name to “Vodacom - Stay Safe” as part of its “Stay Safe, Stay Alert and Take Care” campaign.
Posted: March 21, 2020, 9:00 am
iStore has announced that the cellular version of the Apple Watch Series 5 will be launched in South Africa.
Posted: March 19, 2020, 11:25 am
If Vodacom and MTN get more spectrum, they will be in a better position to compete with Telkom on pricing.
Posted: March 18, 2020, 12:07 pm
Many people complain that Vodacom’s mobile data price cuts are not enough – Here is how its prices now stack up against MTN, Cell C and Telkom.
Posted: March 17, 2020, 9:15 am
We compared the total price of several daily and weekly bundles purchased over a month against the price of an equivalent monthly data bundle. Here are the results.
Posted: March 16, 2020, 9:21 am
The University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) is in discussions with mobile network operators regarding data partnerships.
Posted: March 16, 2020, 6:27 am