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South African student wins $50,000 Google prize for science project

South African student wins $50,000 Google prize for science project

Kiara Nirghin from Johannesburg has won the 2016 Google Science Fair for her research on using fruit waste to combat the effects of the drought that has hit South Africa.

Internet - By MyBroadband | 29 September, 2016
Uber’s plans to disrupt South Africa’s whole delivery industry

Uber’s plans to disrupt South Africa’s whole delivery industry

Food delivery app UberEats launched on Wednesday and the company behind the ride-sharing app is confident the service will disrupt the food industry, and possibly other sectors as well.

Internet, Mobile - By News24Wire | 29 September, 2016
Uber launches UberEats in Joburg

Uber launches UberEats in Joburg

UberEats – an on-demand meal delivery service powered by Uber – has been launched in Johannesburg.

Internet, Mobile - By Staff Writer | 28 September, 2016
The best places to shop online in South Africa

The best places to shop online in South Africa

The 2016 PriceCheck Tech & E-Commerce Awards were announced at an event in Cape Town – with Takealot.com named as the overall winner.

Internet - By MyBroadband | 26 September, 2016
Uber adds dashcams to taxis in Cape Town

Uber adds dashcams to taxis in Cape Town

Internet ride-sharing app Uber has launched a month-long dashcam pilot in Cape Town amid the service experiencing recent safety concerns.

Internet - By News24Wire | 21 September, 2016
Telkom and ShowMax partner for data deal

Telkom and ShowMax partner for data deal

Telkom and ShowMax have partnered to give customers a bolt-on package which “effectively zero-rates the data consumed by the streaming service”.

Internet, Mobile - By MyBroadband | 20 September, 2016
The biggest social media networks in South Africa in 2016

The biggest social media networks in South Africa in 2016

World Wide Worx and Fuseware have announced the results of their 2016 Social Media Landscape report, showing which social media networks have grown over the past year in South Africa.

Internet - By MyBroadband | 20 September, 2016
Former banking CEO to launch ‘high-speed LTE-A’ network for SA

Former banking CEO to launch ‘high-speed LTE-A’ network for SA

Wireless Business Solutions (WBS) chairman Paul Harris has announced a multi-billion-rand investment in a new high-speed LTE-A national data network for South Africa.

Internet - By MyBroadband | 19 September, 2016
Naspers is going after Craigslist: report

Naspers is going after Craigslist: report

JSE-listed media business, Naspers is keen on unseating US classified advertisements giant, Craigslist, according to a report by Wall Street Journal.

Internet - By Staff Writer | 19 September, 2016
Yuppiechef and Yuppie Gadgets fight over ‘Yuppie’ name

Yuppiechef and Yuppie Gadgets fight over ‘Yuppie’ name

The prolonged legal battle between Yuppiechef and Yuppie Gadgets regarding the use of the word “Yuppie” culminated in a victory for Yuppie Gadgets in a Supreme Court ruling on 15 September.

Broadband, Internet - By MyBroadband | 19 September, 2016
What we asked Google the most this week in South Africa

What we asked Google the most this week in South Africa

South Africans were asking a lot of ‘what’ and ‘how’ questions on Google SA this week.

Internet - By Staff Writer | 16 September, 2016
Afrihost gives ‘free internet’ to capped users for 18 hours, every day

Afrihost gives ‘free internet’ to capped users for 18 hours, every day

Afrihost has announced that all of the data used between midnight and 18:00 each day on its capped ADSL accounts will be free.

Internet - By MyBroadband | 8 September, 2016
SA government officials busted in online porn data hack

SA government officials busted in online porn data hack

A leak of almost 800,000 Brazzers forum user accounts has taken place, including the details of South African government officials.

Internet, Lifestyle - By MyBroadband | 6 September, 2016
Uber launches food delivery service in Johannesburg

Uber launches food delivery service in Johannesburg

UberEats – an on-demand meal delivery service powered by Uber – will be launched in Johannesburg before the end of 2016.

Internet - By MyBroadband | 5 September, 2016
This is what 11 hours a day in front of a screen is doing to your eyes

This is what 11 hours a day in front of a screen is doing to your eyes

Your mom warned you sitting too close to the TV wasn’t a good idea. It turns out she wasn’t entirely off the mark.

Internet, Technology - By Staff Writer | 3 September, 2016
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