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    New sim only contract

    Good day I am coming to the end of my current Vodacom contract, and I dont want to stay with them as their packages are too expensive. I'm only looking for a sim deal. I use approx 150-200 minutes per month and have a second sim with 1GB Telkom data, so therefore dont really require data...
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    DiData and Cell C collaboration

    I have signed into the Cell C and DiData fixed LTE deal which is priced R500 less than Rain's package for 200 gig. Didata also services Rain. Ted, Apple TV, YouTube, and Netflix among others bomb out. Even the Ookla tests bombs out from time to time. Does anyone know if these are being throttled...
  3. M

    Cell C Full signal strength but no data connection (Internet unavailable)

    I have been experiencing this issue, I have my Cell C sim inserted into a Vodafone mobile router. Everything had been fine for the last three weeks when suddenly this morning I cannot connect to the internet even though the router shows that the sim is receiving signal. The Network status on...
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    Data Scientist / HONOURS Degree Candidates x 10. Graduates - Senior. Sandton based

    Data Scientist / HONOURS Degree Candidates x 10. Graduates - Senior. Sandton based telecoms company. Rneg. Experience with Python and R programming languages: - Honours Degree min ess. Majors/experience with: - · Statistical Modelling · Mathematical Modelling · Machine Learning · Data...
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    Hackers could guess your phone PIN using its sensor data

    Hackers could guess your phone PIN using its sensor data
  6. Jamie McKane

    Double-data deals coming to an end in 2018

    Double-data deals coming to an end in 2018 Promotional data deals from Rain, FNB, and Telkom are set to come to an end in 2018.
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    Scientists may have found a way to inject information directly into the brain

    Scientists may have found a way to inject information directly into the brain
  8. Newsfeed

    You should get your out-of-bundle data notification straight away

    You should get your out-of-bundle data notification straight away Out-of-bundle data usage can cause a serious drain on your finances.
  9. Newsfeed

    South African data leak “one of the worst ever”

    South African data leak “one of the worst ever” “This South African data breach is one of the worst I’ve ever seen on many levels,” said security researcher Troy Hunt.
  10. Newsfeed

    Minimum data charges on Vodacom and MTN

    Minimum data charges on Vodacom and MTN When mobile networks bill you for services, they must decide what the smallest billing increment will be.
  11. Newsfeed

    Nobody is stealing your data – Here’s the proof

    Nobody is stealing your data – Here’s the proof “Disappearing data” is often complained about by smartphone users, with mobile networks usually on the receiving end.
  12. Newsfeed

    How to check if your password is secure

    How to check if your password is secure If you’re creating a new password online, you can now see if it has been compromised in a data breach.
  13. Newsfeed

    Small Data – The crucial cog in the IoT ecosystem

    Small Data – The crucial cog in the IoT ecosystem The volume of data that the billions of things lying at the edge of the Internet of Things (IoT) will generate needs a comprehensive strategy for protocol mediation, processing, analysing, storing, securing, applying, and even sharing data to...
  14. Newsfeed

    “R3 for 5MB” out-of-bundle on the cards for Vodacom

    “R3 for 5MB” out-of-bundle on the cards for Vodacom Mobile operators have come under fire for “high data prices” in recent times – especially out-of-bundle rates.
  15. Kevin Lancaster

    Data should be free – Internet Solutions CEO

    Data should be free – Internet Solutions CEO “You and I should not be paying for data,” Internet Solutions CEO Saki Missaikos told MyBroadband.
  16. Kevin Lancaster

    Which website/app would you want unlimited access to?

    If you could choose one website or app where your data usage was free and unlimited, what would you pick?
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    How much Data does uploading a live stream take?

    I have a five a side soccer team which we play weekly over the course of a season (9/10 games). we win every week and have built up a fan base (our friends) aswell as a post match conference write up just for a laugh. I have friends that would love to watch our games but cannot make it. with...
  18. M

    Has Glocell been captured by a criminal syndicate? And how do I investigate this

    I am seriously asking this question since the level of problems I (and so many other people!) have experienced CANNOT *just* be incompetence! My biggest problem (though there have been sooo many) is with incorrect (fraudulent) data charges. In March they charged me R2000 for data I did not use...
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    MTN sale trick

    I have an old Nokia 2700 classic with my business SIM-card in it. (this way I can more easily stick to business hours while still being reachable on my private phone.) This Nokia I only use for making and receiving calls, yet for 3 days in a row I receive the following SMS from MTN: "Alert...
  20. Kevin Lancaster

    Vodacom and MTN will bring down data prices – No government force is needed

    Vodacom and MTN will bring down data prices – No government force is needed The chief technology officer of South Africa’s State Information Technology Agency (SITA), Pandelani Munyai, said the private sector is already working to reduce data prices in South Africa.
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