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A lack of spectrum available to South African mobile networks forces them to optimise and "re-farm" their existing resources to improve their offerings, and the legacy 2G network is a major obstacle to this process.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: August 16, 2019, 7:02 am
Mobile data prices for high-end products have plummeted in South Africa, but prepaid subscribers continue to pay very high prices.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: August 15, 2019, 5:01 pm
Like other mobile networks in South Africa with widespread network infrastructure, Vodacom's base stations have been subject to constant vandalism and theft.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: August 15, 2019, 8:30 am
Former MTN SA CEO Mteto Nyati explains how the company had the opportunity to snatch the lucrative Rain roaming deal but ultimately lost it to Vodacom.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: August 14, 2019, 9:01 am
Telkom has said that it is still optimising its network after switching roaming providers from MTN to Vodacom.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: August 14, 2019, 7:15 am
Blue Label Telecoms’ decision to sell WBS, which is now Rain, and buy Cell C was punished by the market.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: August 13, 2019, 8:00 am
SIM-swop and number porting fraud remain big problems in South Africa – here is what you should do when it happens to you.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: August 11, 2019, 10:59 am
MyBroadband asked Vodacom, MTN, Telkom, and Cell C what their response was to the publication of the spectrum policy.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: August 10, 2019, 4:59 am
Several MyBroadband readers have recently reported that the expiry date of their data was not in alignment with Vodacom’s 2-month policy on certain contracts.
Author: Bradley Prior
Posted: August 9, 2019, 4:57 am
Vodacom has unveiled its latest “Red Hot Dealz”, offering big discounts on large data bundles, including 40GB and 80GB products.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: August 7, 2019, 5:00 am
Here are the biggest winners and losers if the Department of Communications’ policy on high-demand spectrum works as expected.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: August 6, 2019, 10:01 am
If you are looking for the best big data deals from Vodacom, MTN, Cell C, and Telkom, you are in the right place.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: August 6, 2019, 6:00 am
South African mobile users are sitting ducks for criminals, and there is nothing they can do about it.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: August 5, 2019, 4:59 pm
Vodacom ran a promotion where customers received 25GB of Video Play data and a free premium subscription valid for 30 days.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: August 1, 2019, 12:03 pm
Despite new out-of-bundle data rules implemented to protect customers, my airtime was still eaten up by out-of-bundle data usage.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: July 31, 2019, 4:55 pm