Sep 25, 2014

BoxOffice now open to DStv Compact subscribers

DStv says demand for its BoxOffice service prompted it to make it available to a wider audience.


Manufacturing 'deal' delays digital migration?

An underhand deal, involving the manufacturing of set-top boxes, could be behind the latest digital migration delays, says a well-placed source.


Altech unveils 'gateway' console

Altech debuts a satellite-based integrated?video-on-demand and smart home console, raising the stakes in the streaming-entertaiment space.

Sep 11, 2014

Vidi steals a march in VOD race

Times Media's video-on-demand offering is set to disrupt traditional broadcasters, and unsettle telcos' plans to launch similar offerings.


No turf war, but no progress

Despite denials of a turf war between communication ministries, there is no clarity on the digital migration progress, or even who should drive it.

Sep 10, 2014

Times Media launchesVOD service

Live streaming entertainment platform Vidi is available on a monthly subscription and instant rental basis.

Sep 9, 2014

Sentech targets DTT completion

Announcing its annual financial results, the entity says its digital terrestrial TV network will be completed by the end of the calendar year.?

Sep 9, 2014

Namec brawl leads to legal action

Both sides of Namec's divided leadership take legal action against each other, with electronic manufacturers set to be the biggest losers in the fight.


DA concerned about digital TV delays

The official opposition raises alarm bells about apparent continued delays in getting digital television off the ground.

Aug 21, 2014

StarSat pays off R45m debt

On Digital Media has paid off R45?million in outstanding debt and has entered the final phase of its business rescue plan.


'No Cwele-Muthambi turf war'

Despite official denials of a power struggle, industry watchers are not buying it and are certain SA will not make the digital migration deadline.