BritBox – New Streaming Service Launches in South Africa

On-Demand streaming service BritBox is launching in South Africa on 6 August 2021. After successful launches in the United States, UK, Canada and Australia and with over two million global subscriptions, BritBox will now bring South African consumers a wide range of top-quality viewing, including the biggest collection of British box sets, courtesy of a […]

South Africa Moves to Adjusted Alert Level 3 – Everything You Need to Know

South Africa is returning to a lighter level of lockdown with the current third wave of COVID-19 infections finally showing signs of slowing. New lockdown regulations were announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa during an address to the nation on Sunday. In the final days of June, Ramaphosa announced that the country would re-enter Adjusted Alert […]

Telkom Launches New Music Streaming App in South Africa – Susu Tech NG

Telkom, a leading telecommunications company in South Africa, has revealed its new music streaming platform, Telkom Music. Launched in partnership with Tencent-owned JOOX, the platform is available from the Huawei AppGallery and Google Play Store. Telkom Music – Powered by JOOX. Telkom says that it recognizes the landscape of music streaming is changing and highlights […]

9 Fastest Internet Providers in South Africa Ranked – Susu Tech NG

Internet and connectivity speed tester Ookla has released its market analysis for South Africa, ranking the country’s fastest internet service providers (ISPs). The analysis only takes into account top providers of internet services in the country, ones which account for 3% or more of total test samples in the market in Q2 – smaller providers […]

Connectivity in South Africa – 5 Numbers You Need to Know – Susu Tech NG

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, people have been even more reliant on their Internet connections to stay in touch, educated, entertained, and productive. Although the effects of the pandemic have been and continue to be devastating, we can only imagine what life would have looked like if this had happened in 1990, when the Internet was […]

South Africans can Pay for Apple Services with Telkom – Susu Tech NG

Telkom has revealed that its customers will now be able to pay for Apple content and services – like App Store apps, Apple Music, Apple TV+, movies on the Apple TV app, Apple Arcade, and iCloud storage – via carrier billing, directly from their mobile phone account. The service will be available to all Telkom […]

Apple iPhone 12 Available for Pre-Order in South Africa – Susu Tech NG

The Apple iStore customers can pre-order the iPhone 12 range – for both cash purchases and contract upgrades – from 11 December 2020. The devices will then be delivered straight to their door starting 18 December. The full range of Apple devices includes: iPhone 12 iPhone 12 Mini iPhone 12 Pro iPhone 12 Pro Max […]

Facebook and Instagram Introduce Gift Card Feature for South African Businesses | Susu Tech NG

Instagram and Facebook are making it a little easier for South Africans to support local businesses in their communities thanks to the new gift card feature. Facebook has created this feature to help local businesses, such as restaurants, fitness studios, salons, bookshops and bakeries as they navigate their way through the COVID-19 pandemic and national […]

South African EduTech Supports Online Learning for Students in Rural Communities | Susu Tech NG

Sourced from CodeXtra Trends Syafunda, an educational platform that provides access to digital content through mobile technology, has received investment funding from SME-enabler Edge Growth which will allow them to scale their platform to meet the surging need for online learning in South Africa. Syafunda, which means “we are learning” in Zulu, was the inspiration […]