8 great coffee shops to work from in Cape Town – ranked by how fast the free wifi is

2018-06-29 14:39

We set out to find the coffee shops with the fastest internet in the Cape Town CBD.

Sandton shoppers get free 'super-fast' Wi-Fi

2017-08-14 10:30

Joburgers have been promised “unlimited, uncompromised, super-fast Wi-Fi” at Sandton City and Nelson Mandela Square.

How to hack your hotel's Wi-Fi to stream shows

2016-11-01 15:58

How do even five-star hotel rooms have such utterly inadequate cable TV setups?

How satellites will bring Wi-Fi to rural schools

2016-10-14 15:41

Satellites are set to become a means to provide broadband Wi-Fi hotspots to underprivileged schools and communities in sub-Saharan Africa from next year.

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.


US warns of security flaw which can compromise Wi-Fi connections

2017-10-16 20:36

The US government's computer security watchdog warned Monday of a security flaw in Wi-Fi encryption protocol, which can open the door to attacks to eavesdrop on or hijack devices using wireless networks.

'Secret Wi-Fi' business boosts domestic workers’ earnings in Zimbabwe

2016-11-11 12:30

Thousands of domestic workers are among the hardest-hit in Zimbabwe's faltering economy, forcing some to seek creative ways of earning money.

WiGig will make Wi-Fi faster from 2017

2016-10-26 09:39

Wi-Fi is set to become fast enough in 2017 for users to download an HD movie in seconds, with the advent of numerous Virtual Reality accessories to be released next year.

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.

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.

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