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Offline System on the cards for CICs

08 May 2015 | 4150 Views
An offline system has been tabled for the Community Information Centres (CICs) in order to provide information to communities that might not have access to the Internet.With the challenge of i...
by Mandla Moyo, Freelance journalist based in Matabeleland North

Zimbabwe's internet penetration increases

21 January 2015 | 3464 Views
Zimbabwe's internet penetration rate increased by a marginal 0,5 percent in the three months to September 2014 to reach 47,5 percent from 47 percent in the second quarter.Figures released by t...
by Staff reporter

iWayAfrica offers global bandwidth to customers in Zimbabwe

08 December 2014 | 3818 Views
iWayAfrica, a leading ISP in Zimbabwe, and part of the Gondwana Group of ISPs, is first to offer managed, global bandwidth as a service to corporate customers. The cloud-based service is enabled by Di...
by Staff reporter

Getting rid of nagging computer virus manually

03 November 2014 | 4670 Views
Using a computer can be a total nightmare especially when one encounters the most nagging item, a virus. Computer viruses are self-replicating programs which cannot exist without a host. A computer v...
by Noreen Sarai (Mrs)

Stay secure when using the internet

03 November 2014 | 5226 Views
Most people seem scared to use the internet because of the various cybercrimes that are taking place these days. Is it possible to stay away from the internet? The answer is NO. The internet is being ...
by Noreen Sarai (Mrs)

Internet surveillance sparks court war

06 July 2014 | 4102 Views
LONDON - Internet service providers from around the world are lodging formal complaints against the UK government's monitoring service, GCHQ, alleging it uses malicious software to break into their ne...
by Staff Reporter

Internet is a 'gift from God', declares Pope Francis

26 January 2014 | 3979 Views
Pope Francis has declared the internet is a 'gift from God' because it brings people from different cultures together.In a statement about Catholic Church communications, Pope Francis said th...
by Staff Reporter

Zimbabwe Internet connectivity soars

23 January 2014 | 10560 Views
ZIMBABWE'S Internet connectivity continues to soar with latest statistics from the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) indicating a significant increase in the mont...
by Staff reporter

ZOL introduces unlimited internet

25 June 2013 | 5888 Views
Zimbabwe's leading Internet Service Provider, which is part of Econet's Liquid Telecom Group today introduced unlimited internet into the Zimbabwean market. Unlimited broadband provides businesses wit...
by Mafu Sithabile

Zimra internet woes affect vehicle imports

24 May 2013 | 3177 Views
Zimbabwe Revenue Authority has engaged its internet service provider to attend to a technical fault at Manica Transit Shed in Beitbridge where the processing of vehicle imports had been seriously affe...
by Thupeyo Muleya

Man Held in Powerful Internet Attack

26 April 2013 | 4649 Views
Dutch authorities say they have arrested a man they believe was connected to an online attack on a spam-fighting site that snarled the Internet last month.  While the authorities did not ...
by Staff Reporter

Government owned Internet provider to invest $30m in network expansion

30 March 2013 | 3250 Views
Government owned internet provider, Powertel, has announced plans to invest close to US$30 million in network expansion this year as the firm moves towards consumer internet service provision....
by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe's internet subscribers double

22 February 2013 | 3687 Views
Zimbabwe's internet subscribers more than doubled between 2011 and 2012 as internet service providers commit to improve accessibility on their platforms, according to statistics from the Postal and Te...
by Staff reporter

Powertel boosts internet presence in Bulawayo

25 July 2012 | 3143 Views
INTERNET Service Provider PowerTel has increased its presence in Bulawayo, the second largest city after it commissioned three base stations in the city. PowerTel announced that it has switch...
by Staff reporter

Internet set for a major upgrade

04 June 2012 | 2696 Views
Washington - The internet is set for a major upgrade in the coming week. But if all goes well, users won't even know it's happening.The switch occurs at 00:01 GMT on Wednesday, when the intern...
by Moyo Roy

Thousands of computer users may lose internet in July

21 April 2012 | 5238 Views
Washington - For computer users, a few mouse clicks could mean the difference between staying online and losing internet connections this summer.Unknown to most of them, their problem began w...
by AP

Zimbabwe has faster internet speed - survey

20 March 2012 | 3114 Views
Zimbabwe is among the top countries on the continent with the fastest growing Information and Communication Technology sectors, a recent survey has revealed.According to Ookla, a global leade...
by Staff reporter

Ghana has fastest broadband internet speeds in Africa

18 March 2012 | 2041 Views
According to latest statistics from US-based Ookla’s NetIndex, Ghana has emerged as having the fastest broadband internet speeds in Africa followed by Kenya....
by Staff Reporter

Zimbabwe's internet still slow after cable damage

06 March 2012 | 1549 Views
Internet users in Zimbabwe, including Internet Service Providers (ISP's) served by TelOne, are still getting slow and intermittent internet service, three weeks after two separate shipping accidents s...
by Staff reporter

Internet Explorer 6 (IE 6) usage drops in US

04 January 2012 | 1564 Views
Microsoft on Tuesday announced that the share of Internet Explorer 6 (IE 6) in the browser market in the United States has dropped below 1 percent.Based on the latest data from Net Application...
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Zimbabwe's internet usage has grown by over 165 percent

22 August 2011 | 1875 Views
Zimbabwe's Internet usage has grown by over 165 %  over the past 3 years,  due to high demand and usage of  technology  devices.That's according to Dereck Goto, Web Entang...
by itnews

Research company Threatened With A Lawsuit By Loyal Internet Explorer Users

03 August 2011 | 1134 Views
The company that carried out an online Intelligence Quotient (IQ) test and established that  Internet Explorer Users have got a low IQ compared to users of other common browsers, have been thre...
by Matthews Estell

French Company to File Anticompetitive Suit Against Google, Seeking Damages

28 June 2011 | 2045 Views
BRUSSELS - An Internet company in France says it will seek heavy damages from Google in what it says is the largest claim of its kind in Europe against the American giant, New York Times reported on T...
by James Kanter and edited by Moyo Roy

Zimbabwe to get new high speed internet link

22 June 2011 | 1174 Views
SEACOM, the company running a high-speed Internet cable along Africa's east coast has reached a deal with Mozambique to provide a new link to landlocked Zimbabwe.Under the agreement, Telecomu...
by Sapa-ap

Denying people internet access is a human rights violation: UN

11 June 2011 | 1265 Views
A United Nations report said Friday that disconnecting people from the internet is a human rights violation and against international law. The report railed against ...
by Wired

Econet racks in 1.8 million mobile internet subscribers

04 June 2011 | 1193 Views
Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Limited (Econet) now has 1,8 million subscribers on its mobile internet service, a senior official has revealed."We now have more than five million subscribers country...
by Ndou Paul

No political change through internet in Zimbabwe: Freedom House

21 April 2011 | 1349 Views
Washington-based think tank Freedom House says obstacles to Internet access in Zimbabwe make it questionable whether the World Wide Web can be a means for activists to mobilize the masses to press for...
by Mafu Sithabile

Econet introduces new eTXT service

08 April 2011 | 2916 Views
Zimbabweans now have access to a new SMS service which allows them to send and receive email without having to log on to the internet. Econet Wireless Zimbabwe’s new eTXT servi...
by Byo24News

What next as Internet authority runs out of IP addresses

04 February 2011 | 864 Views
Authority says it is speeding up work on the next-generation IP address as the last numbers ran out todayThe internet reached a watershed moment today when the auth...
by Byo24News

Microsoft Warns Over Security Flaw In Internet Explorer

03 February 2011 | 1233 Views
Software giant Microsoft has warned of a loophole in Internet Explorer which could affect around 900 million users globally. The company said it will issue a patch...
by Byo24News

More than 2 billion people use the internet

27 January 2011 | 2163 Views
Geneva - The number of internet users worldwide has reached the two billion mark, the head of the UN's telecommunications agency, Hamadoun Toure, said on Wednesday.The ...
by AFP

New Internet-Based Money Transfer Service for Zimbabwe

20 January 2011 | 2343 Views
WorldRemit has recently launched an award-winning internet based money transfer service which makes sending money much easier for Zimbabweans and Zambians living abroad. By partnering with Barnfords ...
by Byo24NEWS

US$4m broadband Internet service on the cards

20 January 2011 | 1267 Views
TelOne will soon roll out US$4 million broadband Internet for its subscribers who use wireless technology handsets, Code Division Multiple Access.TelOne technical director Mr Lawrence Nkala t...
by Byo24NEWS

Powertel launches 3G in Bulawayo

05 January 2011 | 2069 Views
Zesa Holdings Internet service provider Powertel Communications (Private) Limited has launched a 3G Internet service in Bulawayo and hopes to install base stations to expand the broadband service to...
by Byo24

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