New network me&you targets low call costs

2015-04-23 09:10

The latest network operator to launch in South Africa has announced competitive call rates.

Cell C to build R8bn LTE network

2015-04-09 13:34

Mobile network Cell C is set to enter the LTE race in South Africa after announcing a plan to invest R8bn in a next generation broadband network.

Vodacom: Terms & conditions apply

2015-04-08 07:56

The tariff hike shows we need to stop being victims of our own negligence, says Solly Moeng.

Orange has no plan to buy Cell C

2015-03-31 08:28

While the future of Cell C is uncertain, Orange officials say they are not in talks to buy a majority share in the operator.

UPDATE: Fibre break disrupts Cell C network

2015-03-13 11:02

The mobile operator says it has fixed a problem that resulted in customers complaining about difficulties in making calls.

Cell C says revenue up 16%

2015-02-24 17:08

Cell C says it grew its full-year revenue by 16% and plans to invest R2.2bn partially in new technology this year.

Load shedding a threat to cellphone networks

2015-02-11 10:45

Mobile operators in South Africa have warned that continued long-term power outages could take their cellphone networks offline.

Vodacom plans connecting 150 000 homes to fibre

2015-01-26 13:53

South Africa’s biggest mobile phone network plans to connect 250 000 homes and businesses to fibre broadband over the next three years.

Cell C ‘threatened’ by Vodacom-Neotel tie-up

2015-01-07 10:59

Cell C plans to tell regulators at a hearing next week that its business is threatened by Vodacom’s proposed acquisition of Neotel.


Top tech stories in 2014

2014-12-23 10:42

From a controversial Cell C slam banner to a R1bn local e-commerce deal and the Apple Watch being unveiled, this year has been a big one for technology.

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Voice over LTE launched in SA

2015-04-10 15:54

Mobile network Vodacom is the first in SA to launch the service which promises better call quality.

SA smartphone vendor takes on big players

2015-04-08 09:55

Local phone maker Mobicel is preparing to debut a new smartphone range in South Africa and take on big players in the industry.

Commission investigates Vodacom, Cell C over price hikes

2015-04-05 08:46

The National Consumer Commission has launched a probe into the mobile networks regarding their plans to increase voice and data prices, according to the Sunday Times .

Smartphone brands that SA buys online

2015-03-23 11:05

Options to buy mobile phones on the internet are growing for South Africans and Google Android is increasingly their choice of operating system.

Want a dual SIM phone? Demand it

2015-03-09 11:23

It is up to South Africans to demand dual SIM functionality from mobile operators, says a manufacturer.

Cell C 'exploring' sale to local competitors

2015-02-18 10:54

The mobile network is said to be reviewing its operations and looking at a possible sale to domestic rivals.

Is Cell C sustainable?

2015-01-26 15:28

Is the mobile operator another African Bank in the making, asks Gugu Lourie.

Gloves off in battle for SA broadband

2015-01-16 08:30

The battle for the internet in South Africa has taken a dramatic turn as telecoms giants swing punches at each other.

Stakeholders are the jury

2014-12-24 07:12

In SA, many brands underestimate the harm that can result from bad treatment of customers, says Solly Moeng.

Cell C cuts data costs

2014-12-05 12:38

South Africa’s third largest mobile network Cell C has slashed data prices as the country’s telecoms market heats up ahead of the holiday period.

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