ARTICLES RELATING TO WI-FI

Why Joburg wants free Wi-Fi for all residents

2016-08-23 07:38

Offering free Wi-Fi to all Johannesburg residents opens opportunities for employment and empowerment, according to the city.

Joburg promises free Wi-Fi for 'all residents'

2016-08-22 12:08

Plans are afoot to have all 4 million citizens in Johannesburg connected to free Wi-Fi within five years.

Mall of Africa gets massive Wi-Fi network

2016-04-28 11:12

One of Africa’s biggest shopping malls will have free end-to-end Wi-Fi across its more than 130 000 square metres of retail space.

Make SMS free in SA, says Wi-Fi body

2016-01-27 13:26

Local mobile networks must adapt to over-the-top players like WhatsApp by providing free SMS offerings, says an expert.

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A free Wi-Fi project in the City of Tshwane is experiencing rapid adoption according to statistics released by city officials.

A free Wi-Fi project in the City of Tshwane is experiencing rapid adoption according to statistics released by city officials.

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SA needs 5 million Wi-Fi hotspots

2015-03-16 10:10

Millions of access points are needed for the country to cover the majority of its population with internet connectivity, says an expert.

Free ‘Wi-Fi TV’ service launched in Tshwane

2014-12-12 14:20

The City of Tshwane has officially launched a free internet video-on-demand service for those making use of the city’s open Wi-Fi networks.

High-five for wi-fi in thousands of taxis

2014-06-13 07:55

Dangerous driving, horror crashes... the SA National Taxi Council has a dubious reputation but it has now come up with a plan to sway passengers' hearts and minds - taxi wi-fi.

Vodacom issued with court papers

2013-01-18 14:08

Telecoms giant Vodacom is facing a court challenge from Wi-Fi specialist WirelessG over Wi-Fi exclusivity.

 

Thumbs up for Joburg’s free Wi-Fi plan

2016-08-22 20:30

Fin24 users have expressed their support for a plan by the City of Johannesburg to rol lout free Wi-Fi to all of the municipality’s 4 million citizens.

Free Wi-Fi at 1 000 voting stations

2016-08-02 12:49

Telecommunications company Telkom says that 1 000 voting stations across South Africa will have free Wi-Fi.

5 ways to improve your Wi-Fi signal

2016-02-11 14:16

Disappointed with your Wi-Fi speed at home? There are several ways to boost your configuration at home.

Wi-Fi roll-out planned for CPT MyCiTi buses

2015-07-09 16:12

Officials of the City of Cape Town have announced a tender to expand free Wi-Fi internet access on all MyCiTi buses.

Free Wi-Fi comes to Soweto

2015-04-22 12:11

Connecting the whole of Soweto, south of Johannesburg, to free Wi-Fi is a goal of a non-governmental organisation.

Torrent users tap into Cape Town’s free Wi-Fi

2015-03-10 13:51

A file sharing service is the most used application at the city's free internet hotspots, but officials are mulling preventing access to potential illegal downloads in future.

Wi-Fi payphones?

2014-06-17 13:17

Telkom’s public payphones could create Africa’s biggest Wi-Fi network, says Gugu Lourie.

World's strangest Wi-Fi hotspots

2014-05-05 09:56

Check out these seven surprising spots that offer a Wi-Fi connection.

Mango: Free wi-fi for Facebook

2012-08-01 12:02

Surfing Facebook and Twitter will be free on board Mango flights during the month of August.

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