Gauteng Command Council gives update on COVID-19 in the province

Provincial Command Council gives update on COVID-19 in Gauteng. The presentation will cover: The Comprehensive Health Response Ward-Based Interventions Update on Schools Reopening Food Security & Social Relief The post LIVE: Gauteng... Read more »

Here is how easy it is to buy an illegal SIM in South Africa

An investigation conducted by MyBroadband has found that it is so easy to buy an illegally-registered SIM in South Africa some consumers might do it by accident. According to the Regulation of... Read more »

Galaxy Note 20 Ultra leaked on Samsung website

Samsung may have inadvertently leaked one of its next flagships smartphones ahead of launch. Images showing what appears to be a new smartphone surfaced on the company’s Chinese, Russian, and Ukrainian websites.... Read more »

Vodacom’s “surprising” valuation of IoT.nxt analysed

Vodacom announced in May 2019 that it had reached an agreement to acquire a majority stake in IoT.nxt – a transaction which was concluded on 23 August 2019. Vodacom said this acquisition... Read more »

Great deals from the Huawei Winter Winners Sale

Huawei has launched its Winter Winners Sale in South Africa, offering great discounts on smartphones, accessories, and wearables. South Africans will be able to save up to 50% on smartphones and other... Read more »

President Ramaphosa’s engagement with citizens via virtual COVID-19 forum

President Cyril Ramaphosa is holding a virtual interaction with various communities on the impact of COVID-19 in the country. Watch the Live Stream below: The post LIVE: President Ramaphosa’s engagement with citizens... Read more »

Ramaphosa to engage citizens at 6pm in virtual COVID-19 forum

President Cyril Ramaphosa will hold a virtual interaction with various communities on the impact of COVID-19 in the country. The interaction will start at 6pm. Watch the Live Stream below: The post... Read more »

More stolen items recovered from Toti house robberies

Durban – The ongoing investigation to recover items stolen and sold by an alleged robber yielded positive results over the weekend. The  alleged robber had been positively linked to six house break-ins... Read more »

5G Standalone will launch a new era of the mobile industry

5G is an inevitable next-generation technology upgrade for mobile network operators around the world. That’s the word from the head of technology for the GSMA in Greater China, Liu Hong. “It’s a... Read more »

More stolen items recovered from Toti house robberies

Durban – The ongoing investigation to recover items stolen and sold by an alleged robber yielded positive results over the weekend. The  alleged robber had been positively linked to six house break-ins... Read more »

Huawei launches new Watch GT 2e in South Africa – All the details

Huawei has launched its new Watch GT 2e smartwatch, which offers smart wearable fans additional features while retaining the key functionality of the original Watch GT 2. Like the Huawei Watch GT... Read more »

State Capture Inquiry, 01 July 2020 Part 2

The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture continues its hearings in Johannesburg Wednesday afternoon, with the focus still on the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA). The post LIVE: State Capture... Read more »

Prasa set to resume partial train services between uMlazi and KwaMashu

Durban – The train line between uMlazi and KwaMashu is set to be re-opened, albeit in a staggered approach, after more three months of being closed due to Covid-19 lockdown regulations.  On... Read more »

Durban’s public pools run out of chlorine

Durban – The more than 50 public pools in the eThekwini Municipality has turned green and stands at risk of having to be drained unless the city can secure chlorine for it.... Read more »

State Capture Inquiry

The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture will continue to hear Passenger Rail agency of South Africa (Prasa) related testimony. Proceedings will be live streamed in the video below: The post LIVE:... Read more »

MTN 5G tested – Blisteringly fast speeds

MTN launched its 5G network in South Africa on 30 June with 100 sites in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Bloemfontein, and Port Elizabeth. This 5G launch, MTN SA CTIO Giovanni Chiarelli said, was... Read more »

Aruba Instant On 1930 smart-managed switches – designed with small businesses in mind

Aruba Instant On is a purpose-built cloud-managed wired and wireless networking solution, ideal for small businesses with limited IT staff. The company has expanded its Aruba Instant On portfolio to include cloud-managed... Read more »

The best-selling items on South African online stores

Online retailers in South Africa have seen a massive surge in orders since ecommerce was allowed to fully reopen in April. Shoppers flocked to ecommerce platforms to get their hands on products... Read more »

South African economy shrinks for third straight quarter

South Africa’s economy contracted for a third straight quarter, although the decline was less than expected. Gross domestic product shrank an annualized 2% in the three months through March, compared with a... Read more »

The Gadget Shop shuts down

The Gadget Shop has closed its doors, the owner of the franchise, Hannes van der Walt, has told MyBroadband. MyBroadband enquired about the status of The Gadget Shop after a reader told... Read more »

HUAWEI MatePad T 8 – Affordable, all-rounder tablet now available in South Africa

With many tablets out there sporting larger screens, it’s hard to find a lightweight yet portable smart device without restricted performance. Huawei has always continued to innovate when it comes to tablets,... Read more »

8 questions you need to answer to become cyber resilient

Over the past few years, a pattern has emerged in the type of events that organisations were consistently more worried about or interested in terms of networked-based detection and response technologies. “Interestingly,... Read more »

MTN 5G is here – Prices and coverage

MTN has launched its new 5G service in Gauteng, Western Cape, and Free State with data plans from 75GB to 500GB. The service is offered in two variants – 5G home Wi-Fi... Read more »