SA internet users pass five-million mark

The number of South African internet users has passed five million for the first time, research group World Wide Worx said on Thursday.

Defiant China web users back Google

Chinese internet users on Thursday appealed for Google not to close down its operations in the country after an ultimatum to Beijing over censorship.

Mango flies into internet space with G-Connect

Low-cost airline Mango on Tuesday announced the launch of its internet offering, G-Connect.

Internet on the move with NeoGO

Brett Haggard tests Neotel's new device.

Internet backlash over Pirate Bay prosecutors

Lawyers who helped prosecute The Pirate Bay have become the latest targets in an internet backlash over the decision to jail the site's founders.

God goes online

It's not all porn and free music. Turns out there's more than a little God on the Internet. Faranaaz Parker reports.

Broadening the band

Lloyd Gedye reports on why 2009 is the year of the internet in SA.

Divide between computers and TV crumbles

The wall between televisions and computers is crumbling and internet pioneer Yahoo! is swinging a virtual hammer.

New cable to slash internet, phone costs

SA consumers can expect huge savings in telephone and internet costs in the next 12 to 18 months thanks to the launch of a second transatlantic cable.

Outrage over planned telecom licence-fee hike

Value Added Network Services operators face another potential setback in their battle to compete equitably within the SA telecoms industry.

What do you search for on the internet?

Google provides insight into the web-search habits of South Africans and users around the world, writes Craig Rodney.

The Fifth Column

The fifth estate is a grouping that is slowly growing both in readership and respectability.


Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories