Vodacom launches SA-targeted tablet

2014-10-14 21:15

Vodacom has launched a low-cost tablet that has been designed specifically for the South African market.

Fujitsu back in the black

2014-07-31 20:00

Fujitsu says it has swung back to profitability with the company's results driven by upbeat demand for personal computers and mobile products.

China Mobile still negotiating with Apple

2013-12-05 15:44

China Mobile says it is still negotiating with Apple over offering iPhones on its huge network and no deal has been signed.

Game on for SA's mobile gaming

2013-09-20 18:03

The outlook for South Africa’s entertainment and media industry looks positive with fast growth expected for the video games segment - driven largely by mobile gaming.

People want healthcare via their smartphone

2013-06-19 08:16

Research show that more people want their health care delivered to them via their smartphones, although often, the demand outpaces the technology to deliver it.

Nokia launches cheaper phones

2013-02-26 14:36

Nokia, once the leader of the mobile phone world, unveiled two new Windows-based phones aimed at the cheaper end of the market.

China approves Google-Motorola deal

2012-05-19 22:50

Google says Chinese authorities have approved its $12.5bn purchase of Motorola Mobility Holdings in a deal that would allow the internet search engine to develop its own smart phones.


Icasa proposes gradual connection rate cuts

2014-09-05 22:28

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa has lengthened the time frame for planned cuts to mobile connection fees.

Mobile tech reshaping the health sector

2014-07-27 19:00

Your smartphone is not only your best friend, it's also become your personal trainer, coach, medical lab and maybe even your doctor.

Samsung's marketing splurge questioned

2013-11-28 19:06

Samsung is expected to spend around $14bn on advertising and marketing this year, but reports say the company doesn't always get value for money.

Mobile money drawing women into economy

2013-08-20 17:34

Marginalised women in Africa are entering the economy for the first time, aided by the evolution of mobile technology.

Regulator aims to limit MTN's dominance

2013-05-03 20:03

Nigeria's telecoms regulator has ordered MTN to charge customers the same rate whether calling rival operators or other MTN users, it says.

Village bans cellphones for girls

2012-11-01 21:06

A village council in western India has banned girls from using personal mobile phones to stop them from contacting boys whenever they wish.

HTC smartphones blocked by US customs

2012-05-17 08:41

US mobile carrier Sprint says it is delaying the introduction of an Android smartphone from Taiwan's HTC after the devices were blocked by US customs.

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