Articles by Jan Vermeulen

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Police car burning

Protest over SABC censoring Tshwane riots – video and photos

The DA and Right2Know have protested the SABC’s censoring of images showing the Tshwane riots.

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How to get rid of Windows 10 if it automatically installed on your PC

If Windows 10 installed on your PC and you want to get rid of it, here’s how.

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This is why DStv stopped making 4-tuner decoders

MultiChoice has revealed why it no longer manufactures and sells 4-tuner decoders.


Old DStv decoders hold us back from rolling out new features: MultiChoice

MultiChoice has explained why it can’t launch new features on old decoders.

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Telkom gives more mobile customers LTE access

Subscribers’ phones which did not support Telkom’s LTE frequency bands are now connecting to its LTE network.

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Why DStv decoders are made in South Africa

MultiChoice has answered questions about why its decoders are made in South Africa.

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Afrihost must pay fine for ADSL network problems

The Internet Service Providers’ Association has fined Afrihost for the poor quality of service it provided between 2014 and 2015.

Anonymous South Africa

Anonymous promises massive attack against next South African target

The group which calls itself Anonymous Africa has revealed details of the attack it launched against the SABC, and its plans for future attacks.

Anonymous South Africa

This is how I took down the SABC: Anonymous hacker

The hacker who attacked the SABC’s websites over the weekend has revealed which organisations they will target next, and has a message for South Africa.

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Windows 10 free upgrade promotion will not be extended

Those who want their free upgrade to Windows 10 need to make sure they get it before the promotional period expires.

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Jan Vermeulen

Jan Vermeulen is a technology journalist and web developer at MyBroadband. After receiving a Computer Engineering degree at the University of Pretoria he worked at SAAB’s Civil Security division as an engineer and developer. He then moved to MyBroadband to pursue a career that combined his interest in technology and his love of writing.


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