Telkom wants to turbocharge eSports in South Africa
Call for beneficiary households to register for subsidised STBs
The South African Post Office urges qualifying households to apply for their government-subsidised set-top boxes as soon as possible.
Eswatini monarch wages war on social media
Mobile network operators in the country have been instructed to switch off access to social media sites, as regional pressure ratchets up on King Mswati III.
MTN invests R12m in online school, calls for more spectrum
Africa’s biggest telco collaborates with the Department of Basic Education to establish an online school to address the 21st century learning needs of scholars.
Google gives Pixel phones another try with Pixel 6 range
The tech giant debuts its flagship Pixel 6 phone range, which is positioned as its contender to Apple and Samsung’s high-end phones.
Vodacom sees spike in STEM initiative
The mobile operator says its ‘Code Like A Girl’ programme was oversubscribed by 40%, with more than 1 000 young girls registering to participate.
Liquid launches Asia-US global internet transit route via Africa
The company establishes a global internet transit route between Asia and the US through Africa, avoiding high-risk bottlenecks in the Middle East and Europe.
ZTE wins 5G Fixed-Wireless Solution of the Year Award at BBWF 2021
The company won the award for its passive optical networking-based 5G xHaul solution at the Broadband World Forum, in Amsterdam.
Dimension Data appoints Manelisa Mavuso as MD of MWeb
Having recently made the decision not to sell MWeb, Dimension Data is now focusing on strengthening and growing the business.
HUAWEI nova series has star DNA
The HUAWEI nova 9 is set to deliver a Halo design 50MP Ultra Vision camera with new AI-powered features.
Seacom bumps up IP network to 100Gbps
The upgrade comes as more submarine cables are expected to land on the African continent to boost connectivity.
ZTE wins long-term contribution award
The award was jointly issued by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and the International Telecommunication Union.