October 2016

Why is my Internet slow?

October 4th, 2016|Internet|

Slow Internet in South Africa is more common than you think, and the solution to a faster Internet experience is actually quite simple (see How can I get a faster Internet connection?). Although there are a few factors that contribute to slow Internet, some of which we cover below: The type of Internet connection matters [...]

September 2016

Internet Safety for Kids: Staying safe online

September 15th, 2016|Internet Safety, Social Media|

While the Internet offers endless possibilities for children to learn and expand their knowledge, children will be exposed to the dangers of false information, child abuse, exploitation, and the dark side of the Internet. Recently an article about the dark web was published in the Saturday Star, which highlights some of the treats our children [...]

August 2016

Best Internet Service Provider Gauteng

August 4th, 2016|Uncategorised|

Ovation Internet recently participated in an independent online survey of Internet Service Providers in Gauteng, and received the most positive results. We would like to thank all our customers for their loyalty to Ovation Internet, we could not have achieved this without your support. We believe it is a testament to our mission, Quality Internet, [...]

July 2016

How to improve the performance of your Mac?

July 15th, 2016|Apple Mac|

Unlike Windows, Macs are generally much more efficient in maintaining its performance levels, but like all computers or smartphones they do suffer from over usage. Here are some BASIC tips to improve the performance for older Macs: The easiest way to improve the performance of any computer is to upgrade the memory, this could be [...]

April 2016

Social Media’s impact on marketing

April 12th, 2016|Social Media|

A recent study by MIT and Cap Gemini shows that individuals and companies now face a digital imperative – the need to adopt new technologies to manage customer relationships. McKinsey suggests “Social media is extending the disruptive impact of the digital era across a broad range of functions. The time is ripe for executive-suite [...]

October 2015

Should you upgrade your Mac to El Capitan?

October 3rd, 2015|Apple Mac|

Apple recently released the new version of OS X, named El Capitan, and it promises to improve the performance of your Mac. About 48% of Ovation Internet subscribers are Mac users, therefore we deemed it necessary to provide some tips and suggestions on this upgrade. Please note, the upgrade is approximately 5Gig in size, if [...]