Post Office is stone walling Icasa complaint - Yelland

2015-07-22 07:00

The outcome of a hearing brought by a group of publishers has once again been delayed after they lodged a complaint against the South African Post Office.

Vodacom cautious over Neotel deal approval

2015-06-17 09:10

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa earlier this week gave Vodacom the green light to buy Neotel for R7bn.

StarSat broadcasted porn channels illegally, BCCSA hears

2015-04-15 08:42

StarSat is being accused of broadcasting two of its porn pay channels for nearly a month without the authorisation to do so.

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.

Cellphone jammer 'easy' to build

2015-02-17 09:02

While cellphone jamming may sound exotic, any hobbyist with a bit of know-how is able to build one, says an expert.

Icasa slams use of 'signal jammer' in Sona

2015-02-13 11:50

The communications regulator of SA has slammed the alleged use of mobile signal jamming devices in Parliament during the State of the Nation address.

SMS judgment protects democracy - DA

2015-01-19 18:03

The DA says democracy and the right to freedom of speech are the true winners in a court battle over an SMS stating President Jacob Zuma "stole" taxpayers' money.

Porn channel appeal application denied

2014-12-10 14:52

Icasa must exercise its discretion when reviewing a decision to license three porn pay channels, the Western Cape High Court has ruled.

Where does your expired data go?

2014-11-24 10:40

Where does your data go when you buy a bundle and after a period of time, it simply expires? A top telecoms executive gives his answer to this question.

Vodacom takes R1bn hit on termination rates

2014-11-11 14:31

South Africa's Mobile Termination Rates (MTR) policy is hurting the operator, as Icasa pushes ahead with asymmetric reductions.


National Assembly withdraws Icasa candidate report

2015-06-23 20:06

The National Assembly has postponed dealing with the portfolio committee on communications' report recommending eight candidates for the Icasa council.

CEO of state’s ICT agency on the back foot

2015-05-31 15:16

An attempt to suspend yet another employee has resulted in Zami Nkosi’s bid to keep his job as CEO of the Universal Service and Access Agency of SA being dealt a blow.

PI warns companies to sweep for bugs

2015-04-06 18:05

Companies should regularly have their boardrooms and communication devices swept for bugging devices, and even consider using cellphone jammers to protect corporate intelligence, a private investigator says.

Oger Telecom may sell Cell C stake - chair

2015-03-05 18:19

Oger Telecom is looking at the possibility of selling its majority stake in Cell C, the chairperson of the Middle Eastern firm has told Reuters.

DA wants probe into jamming

2015-02-15 14:30

The DA has asked Icasa to probe the signal jamming in the National Assembly ahead of President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation address.

MTN wants you to share the data love

2015-01-21 09:45

Smartphone users worried about losing unused, expired data now have an alternative as MTN rolls out a sharing package.

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.

Porn put on hold

2014-12-05 16:35

Judgment in an application for leave to appeal a court ruling on the licensing of three porn pay channels was reserved until 10 December.

ODM to appeal porn channel ruling

2014-11-20 08:53

An application for leave to appeal a court ruling on the licensing of three porn pay channels will be heard in the Western Cape High Court next month.

Judgment reserved in porn channels case

2014-10-13 18:10

Judgment has been reserved in the review application of On Digital Media’s licence to operate three porn channels on pay television.

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