Telecoms Articles

1 2 3 4 373

Neotel and Transnet “kickback” scandal widens

A storm threatens at the state company over tender-free CCTV projects with Neotel worth R835-million.

Wi-Fi calling

New Cell C Wi-Fi calling launch window

Cell C’s July launch date for Wi-Fi calling has come and gone, but it has reaffirmed that it still plans to offer the service.

mtn fibre

ACE undersea fibre cable extending to South Africa

MTN has invested in the ACE consortium and plans to extend its cable to South Africa.

Gauteng Online

R1.2-billion Gauteng Broadband Network reaches milestone

The R1.2-billion Gauteng Broadband Network roll-out by Altech Alcom Matomo has reached a milestone, with fibre broadband connectivity to eight core nodes.

Telkom Retrenchments

Telkom’s staggering retrenchment bill

Telkom is offering workers a sweet deal to leave the company voluntarily – but it’s taking a massive chunk of cash to do so.

Old telephone

A history of phones in South Africa – 1878 to 2015

The first telephones arrived in South Africa in 1878. Here is how phone technology has progressed in the country – from the days of Alexander Graham Bell, to the Samsung Galaxy S6.

First telephone in South Africa

The first telephone ever used in South Africa

MyBroadband takes a look at the first telephone used in the country – back in 1878 in Cape Town.

Vox telecom logo

Uncapped voice service for R249 per month

Vox Telecom has launched a “first-to-market” uncapped voice package for FTTH customers in South Africa.


SA ICT spending to hit R8.9 billion: research

Experts are projecting that South Africa’s public sector ICT spending will rise to $707.6m by 2019.

Telkom fibre

How to avoid calling the Telkom call centre

Many people are complaining about long waiting times when they call the Telkom help desk – here are some alternative ways to get support.

1 2 3 4 373

Connect with Us



Do you think people-rating app Peeple is a good idea?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

Newsletter Subscription

Email *
Enter the following to confirm your subscription *
Captcha image

Free MyBroadband Newsletter