Vodacom’s zero-rated service reaches over 7 million

February 2, 2018 3:38 pm4 comments
Vodacom’s zero-rated service reaches over 7 million

By AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – A PLATFORM aimed at lowering the cost of communication while increasing digital and social connectivity in South Africa has reached 7,5 million people in its first year through advanced mobile technology. Tagged Vodacom Siyakha (isiZulu for we are building), it is targeted at the emerging prepaid (BOP) […]

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MTN issues warning on latest OTP scam

January 31, 2018 9:37 am0 comments
MTN issues warning on latest OTP scam

JOHANNESBURG – CUSTOMERS must be wary of yet another scam by fraudsters who con them after asking for their one-time pin (OTP). Once the pin is obtained, the fraudsters are then able to buy data or airtime from the customer’s accounts, after which that data or airtime is transferred to other […]

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Urban areas must consider switch to fibre

January 30, 2018 7:26 am1 comment
Fiber optic cables

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – GATED communities in South Africa have been urged to consider switching from copper to fibre to enjoy affordable internet and voice rates. A gated community is a form of residential area or housing estate containing strictly controlled entrances for pedestrians, vehicles, and often characterised by a closed […]

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