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Let there be light: Using home-grown photonics to close digital access divide
Let there be light: Using home-grown photonics to close digital access divide
The African continent has 4% of the world's internet data access with those living in rural areas and on a low disposable income being the most...
US Congress appeals ruling on net neutrality
US Congress appeals ruling on net neutrality
The United States Wednesday voted to invalidate the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) ruling on net neutrality by June 11, creating...
State’s IT merger plan slated
State’s IT merger plan slated
The government’s plan to merge state-owned enterprises to form one broadband firm is shortsighted and costly, according to the Democratic...
New sea cable could lower broadband costs
New sea cable could lower broadband costs
The Africa Coast to Europe (ACE) submarine cable could be among the last major international broadband systems to land on South African shores for...
The battle is on for rapid broadband
The battle is on for rapid broadband
The war for high-speed spectrum and, ultimately, market share in the telecommunications sector is heating up.
WBS back in broadband play
WBS back in broadband play
The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) has written off R75-million of the licence fees owed to it by the iBurst parent...
What the 'universal' water access lie taught us about broadband
What the 'universal' water access lie taught us about broadband
South Africa’s 2011 census painted a bright picture of water access in South Africa: 91.3% of South African households had access to piped...
The new frontier: Africa's great 'white spaces'
The new frontier: Africa's great 'white spaces'
At Cape Town's Elswood Secondary School, even the metal grills welded into its walls did not deter burglars from ripping out the copper cables...
A realistic look at "4G"
A realistic look at "4G"
On September 25, a Mail & Guardian business breakfast held in conjunction with Neotel asked whether long term evolution (LTE) is a solution to...
LTE: a solution to SA's broadband rollout?
LTE: a solution to SA's broadband rollout?
LTE, or long-term evolution, is the catch phrase for a range of new super-fast cellular technologies that are going to provide the next generation...
LTE is a complementary solution
LTE is a complementary solution
The technological advantages of LTE make it a complementary enabler to ADSL for future broadband access, particularly for developing economies like...

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