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France won’t bar but may restrict Huawei in 5G network

There has been intense debate in Europe about whether or not to exclude Huawei from supplying equipment for 5G mobile networks

Mobile World Congress’s top seven gadgets

The main focus at the Mobile World Congress was on big names like Samsung, Sony and Nokia but smaller and lesser known brands also made a splash.

Nokia launches ultra-cheap Android phones

Nokia has released five new low-cost phones, including three that can run both Android apps and Microsoft services.

Nokia to sell phone unit to Microsoft for €5.44bn

Beleaguered Finnish mobile phone maker Nokia will sell its mobile phone unit to US group Microsoft for €5.44-billion.

Do you like your phone enough to put some bling on it?

It seems there is a market for ­people willing to pay between R50 000 and R159 000 for a phone from luxury brand Vertu.

Tech Factor: Microsoft readies the lifeboats

Software giant plans to morph into a services company, writes Alistair Fairweather.

Nokia’s last throw of the dice

After nearly a decade of phoning it in, Nokia has at last upped its game with the Lumia 800, writes <b>Alistair Fairweather</b>.

Nokia starts ‘new dawn’ in the US with two smartphones

Finnish company rumoured to have a marketing budget of between $100-million and $200-million for its latest push.

iPhone sweeps the market in Christmas battle

The iPhone 4S has outsold other smartphone brands from the four weeks to 9 December, while Nokia's Lumia failed to make it to the top 10.

Nokia aims to upset Apple’s cart with Microsoft tablet

After trailing behind in the smartphone race, Nokia plans to take on Apple's iPad next year with its own tablet, running Microsoft's Windows software.

Phone makers stand to lose in Google-Motorola deal

Asian phone vendors relying on Google's Android operating system could increase their exposure to rival mobile platforms

Nokia: Apple to pay royalties, patent disputes end

Nokia said on Tuesday its competitor, Apple, has agreed to pay royalties for using Nokia technology in its devices, ending their patent disputes.

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Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it