Many South Africans eat 8.5g salt daily

South Africa is known as one of the nations which uses salt generously, with current research suggesting we consume as much as 40% of the recommended salt intake of 5g or a teaspoon a day. According to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, it is this high salt ... ( read original story ...)

Qualcomm 205 gives feature phones high-speed 3G LTE

High-speed 4G LTE is pretty much old hat when it comes to high-end smartphones ... about half of all phones in use in India, Vietnam, and South Africa are feature phones. More: Qualcomm’s Snapdragon is no longer just a processor — now it’s a ... ( read original story ...)

1bn in mobile subscriptions soon for Africa

Despite on-going economic challenges and some tricky regulatory issues, Africa is fast approaching the 1 billion mobile subscriptions landmark. The continued rollout of 3G and 4G networks, as well as an influx of low-cost smartphones, is changing the face ... ( read original story ...)