DStv adds Amazon Prime Video
Prime Video joins a list of streaming services and apps available on the Explora Ultra, including Showmax, Box Office, Netflix and Joox.
MultiChoice picks up R1.3bn stake in Nigeria's BetKing
The company acquires a 20% stake in the Nigerian online sports betting company, with the potential for a further R500 million investment.
DStv partners Netflix with Explora Ultra decoder launch
The Netflix app will be integrated into the new Explora Ultra to allow DStv customers the option to sign up or sign into their Netflix account.
MultiChoice takes war to Netflix with new tech
The pay-TV giant responds aggressively to video streaming services by harnessing the power of technology innovation to improve its digital user-experience.
MultiChoice posts strong results, declares maiden dividend
The pay-TV operator’s financial highlights include 38% growth in core headline earnings to R2.5 billion, with consolidated free cash flow hitting R5.2 billion.
Netflix, Showmax numbers surge on COVID-19 lockdown
Video-streaming interest rises locally and globally, in some instances doubling from pre-COVID-19 crisis peaks.
DSTV opens dedicated news channels as COVID-19 spreads
The pay-TV operator offers 14 dedicated news channels across packages, which it hopes will help in stopping the spread of the coronavirus.
MultiChoice posts strong results with R25.7bn revenue
The pay-TV operator’s revenue goes up 4% despite facing pressure from over-the-top players.
Streaming giant Netflix’s market share slumps
A new report on global subscription video-on-demand platforms says Netflix’s market dominance is declining but it remains a leader in original content.
Which has more viewers: MultiChoice or Netflix?
MultiChoice refuses to reveal OTT numbers
Listed MultiChoice regroups to take on Netflix
Africa's biggest pay-TV operator banks on high data costs to keep Netflix at bay.