Weaker rand pushes laptop prices up

2015-05-25 14:43

South Africans could see an increase in the price of laptops as the rand continues its downward slide against major international currencies, says a retailer.

Vodacom seeks partnering with Naspers on video content

2015-05-19 09:26

Vodacom is exploring a partnership with media and TV company Naspers to deliver video content onto mobile devices.

Vodacom: Cell C’s R10k deal is a ‘marketing gimmick’

2015-05-18 13:45

South Africa’s biggest mobile network Vodacom has brushed aside the possible impact that rival Cell C’s R10 000 buy-back deal could have on the local market.

Vodacom's full-year earnings fall 6%

2015-05-18 09:22

The mobile phone operator has reported a 6% decline in full-year earnings as the slashing of call connection tariffs has hurt its earnings.

With cellphones, money talks

2015-05-10 15:59

Looking at cellphone contracts and costs can make your head hurt, especially when you consider that there are three major cellphone networks. To make things a bit simpler, we looked at three typical kinds of cellphone users.


Time is 'right' for SA MVNOs

2015-05-04 10:09

South Africa is ready for a serious mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), says the CEO of the latest player in the local market.

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Which SA smartphones are popular with thieves?

2015-04-17 11:34

A local mobile operator has disclosed a list of phones that are targets for criminals in South Africa.

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.

Vodacom's high Samsung S6 prices questioned

2015-04-08 12:19

Smartphone pricing in SA is coming under the spotlight as telecom providers are selling one of the latest flagship devices at starkly different price points.

Vodacom reveals Samsung Galaxy S6 pricing

2015-04-07 11:26

Prices for Samsung’s latest flagship phone range have been revealed by the mobile operator ahead of an April 10 launch.


SA mobile contract price hikes unjustified - study

2015-05-21 16:35

Local mobile operators’ claims that rising input costs are fuelling contract price hikes are not reflected in their financial statements, says a research body.

Vodacom: Regulators slow on Neotel deal feedback

2015-05-18 15:06

Mobile network Vodacom is hoping regulators could provide more clarity at the end of May about whether it will be allowed to buy fixed-line business Neotel.

Vodacom suffers R2bn service revenue knock

2015-05-18 11:12

Mobile network Vodacom has suffered a hit in South Africa largely owing to major cuts in local mobile termination rates.

Signal woes may hamper Cell C’s R10k buy-back plan

2015-05-14 13:01

Mobile network Cell C’s plan to give customers up to R10 000 to help them buy themselves out of their contracts with other networks has caught Fin24 users’ attention.

PIC ‘exploring’ Vodacom deal

2015-05-05 17:49

The Public Investment Corporation (PIC), Africa’s biggest money manager, is said to be considering increasing its stake in telecoms company Vodacom.

Data demand soars in Gauteng townships

2015-04-22 15:11

Internet data volumes for mobile network Vodacom are growing faster in Gauteng townships than the national average.

ADVERTORIAL: Samsung launches ‘next level’ Galaxy S6

2015-04-13 12:27

Samsung’s new flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6, is now available from Vodacom.

FNB to sell LG G3 smartphones

2015-04-09 12:19

The bank is expanding the range of devices it sells after announcing that it plans to sell the latest LG handsets.

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.

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 .

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