LifeQ signs wearables partnership deal with CONNEQT
Samsung hastens 6G tech evolution vision
The company expects that the completion of the 6G standard and its earliest commercialisation could happen as soon as 2028.
Lack of spectrum strangles burgeoning MVNO market
Even though SA’s mobile virtual network operator market is opening up, growth can’t be accelerated without spectrum allocation, says Ignition Telecoms CEO Valde Ferradaz.
MTN, ZTE face fresh terrorism complaint in US
The plaintiffs allege the companies knowingly or recklessly supported a terrorist campaign that attacked, killed and wounded thousands of Americans in Iraq.
Massive surge in 5G subscriptions predicted in 2021
Ericsson projects 5G mobile subscriptions will exceed 580 million by year-end, driven by an estimated one million new subscriptions every day.
MTN’s top execs descend on Nigeria amid insecurity concerns
The executives have arrived in the country, as the market continues to be impacted by security concerns, including kidnapping, robbery and insurgency.
Vodacom details lofty fibre, fintech, IOT investment plans
The telco fortifies its business model, scaling up fibre, financial services, IOT and network expansion plans in a bid to become dominant in its markets.
Spectrum negotiations with litigants unfolding well, says ICASA
The regulator says it should be in a good position to yield an amicable settlement agreement by no later than end of August 2021.
Telco base stations under siege amid latest load-shedding
As power blackouts persist, mobile operators see a spike in incidents of theft and vandalism of their infrastructure, leaving communities without connectivity.
President Ramaphosa wants spectrum impasse resolved soon
The president calls for mediation in the legal disputes that have held back the country’s spectrum auction process.
Three countries drive Sub-Saharan Africa’s e-commerce boom
Research by financial services firm Visa reveals SA, Nigeria and Kenya as the top drivers of e-commerce volumes in the region.
Highest performance dual-band WiFi 6 access point
NETGEAR’s Insight Managed WAX620 is POE powered, mesh-capable and cloud manageable, while being interoperable with WiFi 5 devices.