The Great South African Cell Phone Rip-Off?

An increasing number of citizens are reportedly complaining about the basic costs imposed by cell phone companies as being too high.
  • South Africa:  The Great South African Cell Phone Rip-Off

    The South African Civil Society Information Service, 10 December 2012

    As South Africa enters the festive season, the country is awash with special offers. Yet, beyond the corporate hype that usually accompanies this time of year, many are left with ... read more »

Browsing the internet.

  • South Africa:  UK Mobile Solutions Company Opens in SA

    Biz-Community, 8 November 2012

    Brainstorm Mobile Solutions South Africa, a wholly owned subsidiary of Brainstorm Mobile Solutions UK, launched in South Africa late last week. Since 1994, the company has provided ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Mobile Market Differs From Developed Markets

    Biz-Community, 31 October 2012

    At a recent UCT Graduate School of Business Distinguished Speaker's Programme, Wilter du Toit, CEO of Virtual Mobile Technologies warned South African business leaders and ... read more »

  • South Africa:  2013 Landmark Year for Affordable Connectivity

    Biz-Community, 18 June 2012

    Reviewing the costs of broadband and the need to remove bottlenecks, Aidan Baigrie, head of Business development at Seacom, foresees that with continued engagement from industry ... read more »

  • South Africa:  New Tools to Extract Data, Aggregate Campaigns, Manage Sms

    Biz-Community, 10 February 2012

    Three companies have announced new tools for mobile marketing. MicroStrategy has a suite of tools that allow marketers to use their Facebook apps to mine and use customer data ... read more »

  • Africa:  Africa - the New Pot of Gold for Mobile Telecoms

    The Independent, 6 December 2011

    Africa's lag in land-based telecoms infrastructure has propelled the continent directly into the mobile age, opening up short-term growth prospects unparalleled in the world. read more »

  • Africa:  The Continent Needs More Devices, Relevant Content, Cheap Data - Google Mobile

    Biz-Community, 18 October 2011

    Despite Africa's mobile explosion, there a belief that there's still a long way to go before the continent accedes to the throne of the mobile revolution, thanks to expensive ... read more »