E-commerce user base grows as Telkom targets small firms

Its repurposed Yellow Pages platform started with about 500,000 users and has grown to just under 850,000, driven by sign-ups of small businesses

Metrofile buys out data storage player IronTree

Metrofile says acquisition will benefit clients who are managing their information digitally

Eswatini lifts halting of WhatsApp and Facebook services

MTN said its Eswatini unit had received a directive from the Eswatini Communications Commission ‘to suspend with immediate effect’ access to social media ...

MultiChoice Nigeria cleared to appeal $4.4bn tax claim

The pay-TV company is challenging the penalty imposed by the Federal Inland Revenue Service

BankservAfrica brings cross-border payments down to minutes

The clearing house has been working for years on a system to circumvent red tape that may stretch transactions to days

Apple showcases new MacBook Pro as it cements break from Intel

New chips are at the centre of the most significant update to the MacBook Pro since 2016

Adapt IT flags earlier tie-up with Volaris

Canadian software firm appears to be on track to fend off a rival bid from Huge Group

MTN joins Telkom case against Icasa about temporary spectrum

SA’s second-largest mobile operator files legal challenge against regulator’s plan to cut off temporary spectrum

Karooooo ramps up marketing even as growth streak continues, pushing Asia expansion

Karooooo, the holding company for Cartrack, saw interim profits come under pressure from increased marketing costs, but expects to benefit

MTN’s IHS prices US IPO at bottom of range

The price potentially reflects investor worries about its outsize exposure to risky markets such as Nigeria

Cisco scrambles to remake itself, but its foggy narrative ‘needs work’

The tech company has missed opportunities in cloud computing, but CEO Chuck Robbins says this is changing

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US data centre specialist Vantage to build R15bn campus in Johannesburg

The US company plans to build an 80MW campus in  the Waterfall precinct that it says will help foster economic growth and create jobs

Icasa and Telkom butt heads on spectrum expiry

Telecoms company wants to halt expiry of emergency radio wave use

Vodacom’s new super app gets support from Massmart

SA’s largest mobile operator is one step closer to creating a one-stop e-commerce shop with VodaPay

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