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Television White Spaces (TVWS) are set to deliver faster and wider-reaching broadband connectivity in rural areas of South Africa.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: November 13, 2020, 8:27 am
A MyBroadband reader has switched off the Telkom cellphone tower on his property after the mobile network failed to pay him for the electricity to run the infrastructure.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: October 6, 2020, 7:58 am
ICASA has published the Invitation to Apply (ITA) for mobile networks wanting to bid for 4G and 5G spectrum.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: October 2, 2020, 12:06 pm
ICASA chairperson Dr Keabetswe Modimoeng has provided details about the spectrum that it will be auctioning to mobile networks and the WOAN.
Author: Bradley Prior
Posted: September 30, 2020, 3:01 pm
The City of Joburg has relaunched the free Joburg WiFi project which comprises 84 active Joburg Free WiFi hotspots across the city.
Author: Bradley Prior
Posted: September 14, 2020, 1:02 pm
South African ISP BitCo Telecoms has relaunched its previously discontinued Home Wireless product, offering a Wi-Fi-based uncapped service to customers who don't have fixed broadband options available. 
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: September 9, 2020, 11:17 am
Thousands of passenger planes are still grounded, but in-flight internet is surging to new highs.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: September 8, 2020, 9:28 am
The Wireless Access Providers Associationhas warned that if South Africa doesn't get the necessary legislation for commercial TV White Spaces in place soon, the country could lose out on a multi-million dollar investment.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: July 30, 2020, 8:53 am
Minister of Communications and Digital Technologies Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has gazetted a new policy on the deployment of communications networks in South Africa.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: July 22, 2020, 1:21 pm
Rain aims to greatly accelerate the rollout of its 5G network in South Africa, according to an investment update issued by African Rainbow Capital.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: June 12, 2020, 7:14 am
Singapore is working on a contact tracing method that would involve a portable wearable device that could be distributed to everyone in the country.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: June 5, 2020, 12:15 pm
Rain has confirmed that it has suffered an issue that resulted in some clients being incorrectly billed for their services.
Author: Bradley Prior
Posted: June 3, 2020, 11:32 am
There are few things more frustrating than a slow Internet connection, especially when you are working from home and trying to communicate with colleagues.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: May 23, 2020, 12:59 pm
Afrihost recently launched a new range of Pure LTE products which run on MTN's network, including an uncapped bundle.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: May 16, 2020, 4:59 am
Afrihost recently launched an uncapped fixed-LTE broadband package which runs on MTN's mobile network.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: May 14, 2020, 10:00 am