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Vodacom will now also offer free access to governmental websites, Facebook Flex, and Wikipedia.
Cell C subscribers should only start getting concerned about its service if they start seeing network issues, which is unlikely.
The deal will be implemented from 2020 over 36 months.
Network-locked devices fell out favour in South Africa a decade ago, but are making a quick comeback.
The operator said it intentionally cut payments to its lenders in a bid to recapitalise the business.
South Africa has some of the most expensive data in the world.
From the beginning of March, South Africans have to be warned if they use out-of-bundle data, and they will also be able to roll over data.
The internet of things was the biggest area of customer growth for Vodacom in the last six months, but unlike MTN it is growing across the board in South Africa.
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Following a recent restructuring and the launch of a new video-on-demand service, CEO Jose Dos Santos believes the long-struggling mobile operator is in a much stronger position today.
Completing the process online means consumers can avoid lengthy queues.
FNB is giving some customers free extra data and students who open the bank's new Easy account will get a KFC voucher.
Sim cards for the mobile service will only be available in KwaZulu-Natal at launch, but connectivity nationwide through the Cell C network.
Technology analyst Arthur Goldstuck previously said users should only start worrying about Cell C when they struggle to connect to the network.
Cell C said it has a “zero-tolerance policy towards illegal or unethical activity”.
5G promises to be up to be 20 times faster than 4G.
This approach limits you to WhatsApp messages only, and you're going to need to know where to find free wi-fi hotspots.
Vodacom sold a lot more data bundles than usual in April, May, and June, because its prices were lower. It now says new Icasa rules on data roll-over won't be that big a deal – because it turns out people buy more data when it is cheaper.
But getting the SIM card proved to be a problem.
The company has assured customers that its network will remain active despite its recent credit downgrade to the lowest junk rating.
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