“Wi-Fried” devices do not cause cancer
The ABC has announced that an episode of its Catalyst television program “breached the ABC’s impartiality standards” when it raised concerns about the safety of wireless devices.
Government launches free Wi-Fi hotspots
Minister Siyabonga Cwele has announced the launch of free Wi-Fi hotspots in Dr Kenneth Kaunda District Municipality as part of the government’s plan to increase broadband penetration.
Wi-Fi and smartphones cause brain cancer – experts respond
On 16 February, Catalyst aired an episode on the ABC titled “Wi-Fried”, claiming that radiation from mobile phones and Wi-Fi may constitute a brain cancer risk.
South African Wi-Fi growth will boost GDP
Wi-Fi access in South Africa is on a growth path, but more needs to be done to ensure the technology delivers on its potential to boost local gross domestic product.