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3:20
Jun 14, 2017

ShowMax gets into the content game

The Naspers-owned subsidiary will create its own exclusive TV shows to keep steaming subscribers on the platform.

6:30

Rethinking connectivity

Internet access has traditionally been the domain of the better off, but there are ways around the challenge of affording access to all.

8:10
Jan 20, 2016

Future TV enters SA's VOD battleground

The start-up provides South African viewers with access to the world's online streaming services through one device - a TV decoder.

2:50

Samsung and ShowMax partner to boost VOD

The agreement will see all 2015 Samsung smart TV buyers receiving a three-month subscription to ShowMax.

1:50
Sep 21, 2015

Fibre unlocks VOD in SA

Rapid roll-out of fibre-optic broadband in upmarket South African neighbourhoods has attracted multiple video streaming services.

2:20
Aug 3, 2015

Neotel CEO, CFO probed for corruption

Corruption allegations see Sunil Joshi and Steven Whiley placed on "special leave".

1:40
Jul 15, 2015

Vodacom plans outsourcing to cut costs

The operator will outsource maintenance, raising union concerns amid a strike by workers at competitor MTN.

4:00
Jul 3, 2015

'Apple effect' to boost SA music streaming

The company brings legitimacy and 'sexiness' to a service that has yet to capture the mass market in SA.

6:30
Jun 26, 2015

Cell C buyout promo stirs controversy

The operator claims phenomenal success, but says "certain operators" are not playing fair.

4:30
Jun 25, 2015

Expect more OTT partnerships

Over-the-top players like WhatsApp and Facebook are taking over, and operators will have no choice but to explore joint ventures.

2:00
May 29, 2015

Vodacom reacts to slam banners

The operator resolves a signal issue after an aggrieved customer erects a series of banners castigating the company's handling of his complaint.?

3:40
May 20, 2015

Policy delay hikes communication costs

End-users continue to pay for government's failure to produce guidelines around the rapid deployment of electronic communications networks.