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The US Federal Communications Commission is set to vote on giving Wi-Fi devices unlicensed access to the 6GHz frequency band.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: April 4, 2020, 10:56 am
The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) has extended the renewal date of spectrum licences.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: March 30, 2020, 2:22 pm
The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa has published its plan to license an open access wireless network for South Africa.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: March 24, 2020, 11:23 am
Facebook is working on ensuring its services stay online during increased demand as a result of the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: March 20, 2020, 7:44 am
iStore has announced that the cellular version of the Apple Watch Series 5 will be launched in South Africa.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: March 19, 2020, 11:25 am
If you thought you were a power user because you have Netflix, YouTube Premium subscriptions, and fibre at home, think again.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: March 14, 2020, 8:30 am
Vodacom Business now offers Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) network technology to its enterprise customers.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: March 2, 2020, 9:24 am
FibrePoynt offers a stable fibre-like service to South African suburbs which do not have fibre.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: February 28, 2020, 5:01 am
Rain's new Standard 5G package will only let users stream video at "standard quality" - which a resolution of 480p.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: February 26, 2020, 4:35 pm
South Africa will use money from the sale of broadband spectrum and mining royalties to establish a 30 billion-rand ($2 billion) sovereign wealth fund, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni said.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: February 26, 2020, 1:58 pm
Researchers at the University of Chicago have developed a bracelet which can be used to jam microphones in a number of mainstream consumer devices.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: February 17, 2020, 2:29 pm
Browsing the web on password-less public Wi-Fi is much safer than in previous years. 
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: February 3, 2020, 9:23 am
Rain’s coverage has doubled since November. Here are all the neighbourhoods where you can get the service.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 24, 2020, 11:41 am
Telkom must cut jobs to safeguard the company's sustainability, it said.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 22, 2020, 7:02 am
Rain is selling telecommunications company Broadlink to CipherWave, the company confirmed to MyBroadband.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: January 15, 2020, 12:31 pm