SA mobile users missing out on RCS benefits

Rich Communication Services

by TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa’s mobile industry has been urged to educate users in order to boost the uptake of Rich Communication Services (RCS). RCS is hailed as the a next generation mobile messaging technology radically increasing the engagement rates of commercial messages transmitted to cellular users. The call by an More...

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MTN SA Executive for Corporate Affairs, Jacqui O'Sullivan
By On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
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MTN introduces prepaid TikTok bundles

MTN SA Executive for Corporate Affairs, Jacqui O’Sullivan by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – MTN South Africa has launched bundles for the short-form video sharing application that has emerged a favourite More...

Angola and Africa's richest woman, Isabel dos Santos
By On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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Angola’s richest man evades selective clampdown on corruption

Angola and Africa’s richest woman, Isabel dos Santos from PEDRO AGOSTO in Luanda, Angola LUANDA – WHILE Angola’s (and the continent’s) richest woman is under siege from authorities alleging use More...

Telecel Zimbabwe
By On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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Telecel bearing the brunt of Zimbabwe economic crisis

Telecel Zimbabwe from DANAI MWARUMBA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE – TELECEL Zimbabwe, the country’s third largest mobile network operator, has refuted reports it is on the brink of collapse. It nonetheless More...

First National Bank (FNB)
By On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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Firms to adopt electronic banking after cheque limits

First National Bank (FNB) by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – BUSINESSES are urged to adopt electronic banking channels following the recently announced rules from the Payments Association of South Africa (PASA) More...

Money
By On Friday, January 17th, 2020
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South Africa rejects Ethiopian migrants’ multimillion-dollar offer

South African Rand by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – THOUSANDS of Ethiopian refugees living in South Africa are dangling an offer of R100 million (US$6,94 million) to the host country’s government in exchange More...

Telkom, Vodacom, MTN and Cell C
By On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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SA mobile sector tipped for resounding growth

Telkom, Vodacom, MTN and Cell C by MTHULISI SIBANDA  JOHANNESBURG – THE Wireless Application Service Providers’ Association (WASPA) has projected a significant growth in South Africa’s mobile content More...

Personal Computers
By On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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PC shipments grow for first time in 7 years

Personal Computers by AKANI CHAUKE  JOHANNESBURG – WORLDWIDE shipments of personal computers (PCs) have increased by more than 2 percent from the fourth quarter of 2019. However, a continuous decline in the More...

Broadband Infraco Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Phumza Dyani
By On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Broadband’s role crucial in boosting food security

Broadband Infraco Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Phumza Dyani by TINTSWALO BALOYI  JOHANNESBURG – A TECHNOLOGY expert has highlighted the significant role broadband can play in ensuring food security in More...

Cyber attack
By On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Russia’s silent assassins defraud African banks

Cyber attack by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – BANKS in Sub-Saharan Africa are at the mercy of a Russian speaking hacking group, most likely to be the infamous Silence outfit previously responsible for the More...