vodacom

  1. L

    Anybody successfully converted a SIM to an eSIM yet? What's your experience?

    Anybody successfully converted a SIM to an eSIM yet? What's your experience?
  2. Jamie McKane

    Major development in Vodacom fraud and airtime theft investigation

    Major development in Vodacom fraud and airtime theft investigation One of Vodacom’s main partners, Mondia Media, has been suspended for airtime theft but continues to do business with the mobile operator. Mondia Media is a content service provider which offers a “host of products for companies...
  3. D

    Vodacom Contract Return Advice

    Hi myBB's I am about to give up on this matter and figured I would post here for advice as a last resort. In March I pre-ordered the Samsung S20 Ultra from Vodacom Waterfront and a couple of days after receiving it I was unhappy with the size of the phone. I have tried many avenues to return...
  4. Jamie McKane

    Investigation reveals fraudulent subscriptions to Vodacom WASPs

    Investigation reveals fraudulent subscriptions to Vodacom WASPs A new investigation revealed that Vodacom has billed its subscribers for content services without their permission. In simple terms, it means Vodacom is stealing airtime from its own customers. Airtime theft and fraudulent...
  5. Jamie McKane

    WASP fraud - Over R1,000 stolen from a Vodacom subscriber in a single month

    WASP fraud - Over R1,000 stolen from a Vodacom subscriber in a single month Rampant fraud and airtime theft continue on Vodacom’s network, leaving subscribers having to beg for their money back. In the latest case reported to MyBroadband, a Vodacom subscriber was subscribed to multiple content...
  6. Anthro

    Vodacom 'multiple missed payments' affecting my credit score.. im on prepaid ...

    So I received an updated credit score today. According to Clearscore I have missed multiple payments to Vodacom SP.. but I have had a prepaid SIM for quite some time now... This is affecting my credit score REALLY badly. Trying to call Vodacom now, but their systems don't have a button to 'speak...
  7. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom seeks amendment to Please Call Me judgement

    Vodacom seeks amendment to Please Call Me judgement Vodacom has taken a new stance on the Please Call Me judgement made by Justice Kollapen on 1 July 2020, according to a report by The Star. Kollapen ordered that Vodacom must provide Nkosana Makate with past financial documents that could help...
  8. Jamie McKane

    Fraudulent WASP subscriptions remain a problem on Vodacom's network

    Fraudulent WASP subscriptions remain a problem on Vodacom's network Fraudsters are using a gateway developed by Vodacom to steal millions in airtime from its subscribers – often the poorest South Africans - with virtually no risk of criminal charges. Last week, MyBroadband revealed that...
  9. W

    Yoga4Health FREE popup

    WTF is this? It just randomly popped up while I was playing Pokémon GO.
  10. Jamie McKane

    Mobile subscribers in South Africa - Vodacom vs MTN

    Mobile subscribers in South Africa - Vodacom vs MTN Vodacom recently published its trading update for the quarter ended 30 June 2020, which showed impressive growth in revenue. The company also showed a significant drop in mobile subscribers, however, which is attributed to the COVID-19...
  11. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom prepaid subscribers have spent a lot more during lockdown

    Vodacom prepaid subscribers have spent a lot more during lockdown Vodacom released a trading update for the quarter ended 30 June 2020, which shows strong service revenue growth in South Africa. South Africa service revenue increased by 6.4% for the quarter, supported by strong demand for data...
  12. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom fights back in Please Call Me battle

    Vodacom fights back in Please Call Me battle Vodacom has applied for leave to appeal against the 30 June Pretoria High Court ruling which requires it to submit extensive information to Kenneth Makate. The court said Vodacom must do this within 21 days of its ruling so that Makate can determine...
  13. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom’s "surprising" valuation of IoT.nxt analysed

    Vodacom’s "surprising" valuation of IoT.nxt analysed Vodacom announced in May 2019 that it had reached an agreement to acquire a majority stake in IoT.nxt - a transaction which was concluded on 23 August 2019. Vodacom said this acquisition would accelerate its Internet of Things (IoT) strategy...
  14. Matt91

    Is Vodacom allowed to do this?

    When Fibre first came to my area, via Vumatel, Vodacom was the only company offering FTTH at that point (2018) so my parents gladly signed up for the 20↓/10↑ Fibre deal @ R850 p/m. At the time Vuma had already laid a few cables and some people like my neighbor across the way already had fibre up...
  15. Savy561

    Vodacom billing supported platforms?

    Hi all, just curious as to what platforms accept vodacom billing as a payment option, I can't find a list on the vodacom website or though a quick google search. So far I know xbox one, windows store and google play support this payment method so please share any other supported platform's.
  16. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom South Africa restructured to be a standalone company

    Vodacom South Africa restructured to be a standalone company Vodacom Group has “simplified its structure” following the recent expansion of its African portfolio, the company announced. “For Vodacom Group to play a central role of overseeing all operations across its African footprint, this...
  17. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom will recruit the public to protect its cellphone towers

    Vodacom will recruit the public to protect its cellphone towers Vodacom has announced it will enlist the aid of community members to protect its cellphone towers from vandalism and battery theft. "Vodacom is pioneering a new model to clamp down on incidents of battery theft in its base...
  18. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom fixed-5G tested

    Vodacom fixed-5G tested Vodacom launched the first commercially-available mobile 5G network in Africa this month, with 18 5G sites around Johannesburg and Pretoria, and two 5G sites in Century City in Cape Town. While the network was launched using temporary spectrum issued by ICASA, Vodacom...
  19. W

    Vodacom

    On 03 April 2020, i contacted Vodacom Shop at Tablebay Mall for a Samsumg tablet. My contract was approved. They then ordered my tablet from one there other branches as they did not have any in stock at that time. this would have taken a day or 2...which did not happen. Lockdown came in and the...
  20. old

    Octotel Fibre - Surrey Estate, Cape Town

    Surrey Estate, Cape Town Trenching - DONE [February 2020] Fibre inserted into subsurface fibre ducting conduits - DONE [April 2020] Question: When is Surrey Estate and surrounding areas GO LIVE?
Top