Showing posts with category "mobile"

Telkom points to a struggling corporate environment in South Africa

Telkom said it delivered strong earnings growth for the six months ended September 2021, despite a challenging trading and economic environment.

November 9, 2021
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mobile

MTN in takeover approach for Telkom: report

MTN Group Ltd recently made a takeover approach for Telkom SA SOC in a deal that would’ve combined South Africa’s second and third largest telecommunications operators, according to people familiar with the matter.

November 8, 2021
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mobile

MTN shares surge as Nigeria nears approval for long-awaited license

MTN Group Ltd’s shares surged in Johannesburg after the wireless carrier edged closer to gaining a lucrative mobile-money license in Nigeria, more than two years after submitting an application to the authorities.

November 5, 2021
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mobile

Cell C eyes final pillar in its turnaround strategy

Cell C says interim results for the six month period to June 2021 highlight continued improvements in profitability. The mobile operator reported a R148 million profit before tax. This is a turnaround in profitability from a R7.6 billion loss reported year-on-year.

October 27, 2021
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mobile

Bolt Food delivery service comes to Joburg

Rideshare group Bolt has announced its food delivery service Bolt Food has launched in Johannesburg.

October 20, 2021
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mobile

Best and worst mobile networks in South Africa

MyBroadband Insights has published the Q3 2021 Mobile Network Quality Report, showing the best and worst mobile networks in South Africa.

October 11, 2021
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Mobile

3 changes planned for WhatsApp

A number of new features are currently in the works for messaging service WhatsApp, according to the official WhatsApp official blog and insider website WABetaInfo.

October 5, 2021
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Mobile

Facebook blames outage on network configuration change

Facebook Inc blamed a global service outage that kept its social media apps offline for much of Monday on a problem with its network configuration, adding that it found no evidence that user data was compromised during the downtime.

October 5, 2021
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Mobile

Facebook and WhatsApp users report global outages

Facebook Inc users around the world reported they were unable to access its family of social-media apps, including the main social network, photo-sharing app Instagram and messaging service WhatsApp.

October 4, 2021
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Mobile

This type of crime is on the rise again in South Africa – causing a double blow for victims

Mobile phone snatching is on the rise in South Africa, and it’s not just the phone, but all your personal data stored on it that criminals want.

October 1, 2021
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Mobile

Apple launches iPhone 13 with camera, chip and screen upgrades

Apple Inc unveiled a new iPhone 13 at a wide-ranging product event Tuesday, looking to entice consumers with improvements to the camera and processor in lieu of major design changes.

September 14, 2021
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Mobile

Virgin Mobile to cease trading in South Africa from the end of November

Virgin Mobile South Africa will cease trading from the end of November, the group’s chief executive officer, Zak van de Merwe has said.

September 3, 2021
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Mobile