Dec 1, 2018

E-commerce, Tencent drive Naspers' revenue

During the first half of the 2019 financial year, the company generated group revenue of $11 billion.

Nov 16, 2018

Why is Telkom letting ADSL die?

If ADSL is making a loss, at least let it make a meaningful loss that challenges SA's data norms.

Oct 25, 2018

Naspers shakes up MultiChoice leadership

The company names Calvo Mawela group CEO and Imtiaz Patel executive chairman of the MultiChoice Group ahead of the JSE listing.

Sep 27, 2018

Pay-TV market to grow as MultiChoice weathers Netflix heat

The African and Middle East pay-TV market is expected to outpace all other major regions between 2017 and 2022, says GlobalData.

Sep 25, 2018

Sky's the limit for Comcast

Comcast topped 21st Century Fox in a weekend auction for Sky, winning the British broadcaster with a $38.8 billion bid.

Sep 20, 2018

Naspers frees cash-rich MultiChoice to take on Netflix

The media and e-commerce group's plan to spin off MultiChoice will free up cash for the unit to compete with fast-growing Netflix and other streaming services.

Sep 17, 2018

Naspers to list video entertainment unit MultiChoice on JSE

Naspers looks to exit the pay-TV market by listing MultiChoice separately on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

Aug 24, 2018

The future of WiFi is mesh

A WiFi mesh system features three or more router-like devices that work together intelligently to increase WiFi coverage and performance, says Grant Robertson, product manager at Nology.

Aug 10, 2018

Naspers creates VOD unit as Netflix rivalry heats up

The company establishes the over-the-top video unit in a bid to counter stiff competition for video-on-demand from global players such as Netflix.

Aug 8, 2018

Naspers appoints CEO of Connected Video unit

The company names Niclas Ekdahl CEO of the recently formed Connected Video unit that runs the Showmax and DStv Now Internet TV services.

Jul 27, 2018

Tbo Touch has high hopes for video-on-demand platform

The pending launch of subscription-based video-on-demand streaming platform, THD, is set to shake up the local market, says the media personality.

Jun 27, 2018

Hisense 4K Laser TV hits South African stores

This TV combines a high-resolution short-throw projector, integrated JBL home theatre sound system, wireless subwoofer and a 100-inch screen, says Hisense.