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New undersea fibre cable for South Africa totally unnecessary: Expert

Local telecoms companies could regret spending around R1bn each on a new African broadband cable if the project goes ahead, says an expert.

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48-hour network outage costs MTN

MTN said the “exceptionally unfortunate 48-hour network outage experienced in February 2016” cost the company 3% of its revenue for the month.

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MTN loses 500,000 South African subscribers

MTN saw subscriber numbers drop by 1.7% in SA in the first quarter of 2016, and cut off 4.5 million subscribers in Nigeria.

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Scary security flaw which allows hackers to listen to your phone calls

A security vulnerability in telecoms networks makes it possible for a hacker to listen to your phone calls, track your movements, and read your text messages.

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Mobile networks rated – Vodacom vs MTN vs Cell C vs Telkom

The latest South African Consumer Satisfaction Index has been released, showing which mobile Internet providers are most loved by South African consumers.

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The one network which South Africans love and hate the most

While one network stands out as either loved or hated by users, most SA consumers are only interested in the best deal.

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Telkom and MTN partner for new undersea fibre cable

MTN, PCCW Global, Saudi Telecom Company, Telecom Egypt, and Telkom have signed a memorandum of understanding for a new submarine cable system.

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Free d6 School Communicator data on MTN

MTN has zero-rated data for the d6 Communicator system on its network.

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MTN deal in Nigeria close: report

Bloomberg has reported that MTN’s executive CEO is confident a resolution to its massive fine in Nigeria will be reached by next month.

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The best 10GB mobile data deal in South Africa

Telkom has improved its Deal of the Month, upping the usage limit to 10GB of anytime data and 5GB of after-hours data.

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