ICASA blamed for pay-TV monopoly
With the demise of potential MultiChoice competitor the Altech Node, market watchers say it is up to ICASA to start regulating for competition.
StarSat pulls plug on porn channels
The pay-TV operator terminates the broadcast of its adult channels while awaiting further legal advice.
StarSat takes porn fight to Supreme Court
The pay-TV provider believes the Supreme Court of Appeal is likely to overturn a High Court ruling barring it from broadcasting hardcore porn.
StarSat in new empowerment deal: report
The embattled pay-TV offering has several new empowerment partners who hope to cash in once the channel becomes profitable, reports the Business Times.
ODM in limbo over porn channels
Ailing broadcaster On Digital Media says it is weighing up whether to start over in its bid to air adult content on TV.
Court rejects porn appeal application
The Western Cape High Court has rejected On Digital Media's application for leave to appeal against a judgement preventing it from airing adult channels.
StarSat porn appeal decision due tomorrow
The Western Cape High Court will tomorrow rule whether On Digital Media can appeal a ruling that stopped it from airing adult content last month.
StarSat porn appeal to be heard next month
ICASA joins broadcaster ODM in appealing a High Court decision that prohibits the latter from airing adult content.
ODM wants its porn back
On Digital Media lodges an appeal against a High Court ruling that stopped its broadcasting of adult channels.
Porn prohibition 'a blow to StarSat'
The Western Cape High Court's decision to disallow StarSat to show porn on TV is yet another blow for the struggling broadcaster.
ICASA urged to tighten regulations
SA's broadcasting sector needs a competitive landscape and ICASA should step up, say market watchers.