Showing posts with category "broadband"

Google says new undersea cable will triple internet speeds in South Africa

The new subsea Equiano cable linking Africa and Europe will significantly decrease internet costs and triple internet speeds in South Africa, says Google.

October 6, 2021
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Broadband

Multichoice launches DStv Internet in South Africa

MultiChoice has launched DStv Internet, a fixed wireless access service, that will allow customers to get connected to the Internet with a SIM card and Wi-Fi router.

September 21, 2021
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Broadband

Facebook expanding massive underwater internet cable project that will connect to South Africa

Facebook and some of the world’s largest telecommunications carriers, China Mobile and MTN, are set to build a wider-than-earlier planned giant sub-sea cable in Africa.

August 16, 2021
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Broadband

South Africa is looking at giving free data to citizens – similar to water and electricity

South Africa is considering giving free-basic data to low-income users, similar to the stipends that it currently offers around water and electricity.

August 11, 2021
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Broadband