Deal struck to abolish EU roaming charges

2015-06-30 12:58

A deal to abolish mobile phone roaming charges in the European Union in 2017 has been struck in Brussels.

SA Orange store eyes selling new iPhones

2015-06-30 09:37

Orange Horizons plans to become an iPhone retailer in South Africa as the company expands its product portfolio both online and in its physical store.

Huawei Mate 7 takes aim at rivals - review

2015-06-26 10:49

Chinese phone maker Huawei makes a big point with its Mate 7 phablet and the manufacturer is on a mission to drive its message home in SA.

Telkom tackles out-of-bundle voice pricing

2015-06-26 09:25

Telecommunications network Telkom is attempting to take the hammer to costly out-of-bundle voice charges for its mobile network subscribers.

Fin24 users voice anger over FNB website downtime

2015-06-25 11:48

Problems with First National Bank digital channels on Thursday morning have Fin24 users fuming.

Orange finally opens Cape Town store

2015-06-25 07:00

After months of delays, the physical Orange Store has opened in Cape Town.

Questions over Telkom’s pre-paid data price cuts

2015-06-23 10:18

Telkom has cut several of its mobile pre-paid data prices but Fin24 users have raised questions about the company’s new pricing for bundled internet packages in particular.

SA has ‘over 10 000’ cellphone contract combinations

2015-06-19 15:01

South Africa only has four major mobile networks but there are over 10 000 combinations of phone contracts and add-on bundles, according to a research firm.

Apple Pay, Google Wallet at mercy of SA banks

2015-06-18 14:25

Banks in South Africa will determine whether mobile payment systems such Apple Pay are adopted in the country or not, says an expert.

Women can now rate SA men with this app

2015-06-18 09:25

A new application dubbed 'Lulu', which encourages women to rate local men, has launched in South Africa.


Local brand targets smartphone expansion

2015-06-30 10:47

South African brand AG Mobile has ambitious plans to expand its market share of smartphones.

Cell C secures R3.3bn debt issuance

2015-06-26 13:00

South Africa’s third largest mobile network Cell C has raised €240m (R3.3bn) to fund the company’s capital expenditure and cash requirements.

Orange lays bare SA strategy to take on big boys

2015-06-26 10:05

The phone company is determined to take on established distribution channels with its first physical store in SA.

UPDATE: FNB says it's experiencing 'connectivity' problems

2015-06-25 16:00

Digital channels of First National Bank (FNB), including its website and mobile offering, have suffered downtime on Thursday.

Indie music body endorses Apple Music

2015-06-25 11:04

Apple's new music streaming service has been endorsed by the Worldwide Independent Network, an association for independent musicians.

Why virtual mobile networks are targeting SA

2015-06-23 12:32

There are key reasons why the South African mobile virtual network landscape is opening up, according to an expert.

African tablet sales take a big hit

2015-06-22 12:26

Tablets are following the tanking computer market in the Middle East and Africa as the smart gadgets recorded their first ever decline in the region.

Demand for online video soars in SA

2015-06-19 08:55

South Africans are racing to adopt video and are watching more and longer rich media clips on smartphones, new research shows.

Ex Nokia chief Elop out in Microsoft shakeup

2015-06-18 12:15

Microsoft has announced a management shakeup, including the departure of Stephen Elop, the former Nokia chief.

Apple loses anti-competitive practices court case

2015-06-18 07:33

Apple has lost a lawsuit in which it was accused of engaging in anti-competitive practices and will be fined T$20m ($647 124), a Taiwan court has said.

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