BlackBerry 'comfortable' with Priv's SA price

2016-02-12 09:53

Smartphone maker BlackBerry says it is “comfortable” with the high price of its Android-powered Priv in South Africa.

Cell C ups buyout offer to R20 000

2016-02-09 13:11

South Africa’s third largest network has revised its contract buyout offer upwards from a maximum of R10 000 to R20 000.

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Mozilla to kill Firefox smartphone OS

2016-02-05 08:31

The Firefox smartphone operating system is being shut down, three years after a launch aimed at challenging the dominant platforms powered by Apple and Google, developers have said.

SA smartphone producer makes Nigeria play

2016-02-04 12:52

A local smartphone maker is set to launch its devices in Africa's biggest mobile phone market.

Cape Town ramps up cellphone impounds

2016-02-03 12:11

The number of cellphones impounded by traffic police in Cape Town is on the rise, says an official.

Orange store lists top selling smartphones

2016-02-02 11:13

Microsoft smartphones have jumped to the top of the Orange Store sales chart, followed by Motorola.

Connected 'everything' to drive smartphone innovation

2016-01-29 11:25

Smartphones are set to become more “intelligent” as more devices connect to the internet, says a research organisation.

Cape Town to donate impounded cellphones

2016-01-27 11:45

City officials have decided to give away cellphones impounded from motorists rather than auctioning them off.

Cell C launches free WhatsApp calling

2016-01-22 14:31

The country's third biggest mobile network is throwing down the gauntlet to its bigger rivals by launching a free calling offer.


SA startup targets killing parking tickets

2016-02-09 15:22

The days of using paper tickets at parking bays could be numbered if a local startup has its way.

Pricing revealed for BlackBerry Priv in SA

2016-02-09 12:01

BlackBerry’s new smartphone goes on sale in South Africa with a price-point targeted at competing with other premium devices.

Western Cape boasts SA's highest internet usage

2016-02-08 10:34

Online access in the province is higher than the national average, according to a study.

Impounded phones: Be careful Cape Town, urge Fin24 users

2016-02-04 16:05

Fin24 users have urged the City of Cape Town to ensure that personal data is erased before donating impounded cellphones.

Avoid e-waste and re-purpose your smartphone

2016-02-04 08:30

Why e-waste when you can recycle your smartphone? Co-founder of ReWare, Nothando Moleketi shares how the telecoms startup is tapping into the smartphone market.

Google group passes Apple as biggest company

2016-02-03 07:41

Google parent Alphabet has become the world's most valuable company, vaulting past Apple in a sign of an evolving technology landscape.

Weak economy hurts Telkom’s mobile hopes

2016-02-01 11:06

Telecommunications company Telkom says its mobile unit won’t break even by March 2016 any more owing to South Africa’s sluggish economy.

Policy failure led to OTT regulation talk - DA

2016-01-27 14:30

The failure in policy to roll out spectrum ideal for high speed data networks is a contributing factor to an impending network crunch in South Africa, says the party.

SA home-cleaning startup secures R10m funding

2016-01-25 09:38

Internet business SweepSouth says it has secured R10m in new funding from various sources.

SA dog-friendly app launches

2016-01-22 12:20

A new South African mobile app aims to cater to both dog owners and businesses that cater to pets.

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