Fake Netflix app spread via WhatsApp found on Google Play

Malware lurking in a fake 'FlixOnline' app was discovered by Check Point Research.

7 Apr

Zoom, Microsoft, Amazon most impersonated in phishing scams

The three companies were the most commonly impersonated organisations in phishing attacks in 2020, according to security firm Atlas VPN.


Comms ministry’s ‘on-demand’ services policy moves to next phase

The department confirms the April commencement of public hearings for the policy framework of over-the-top and video-on-demand services, among others.

Mar 19, 2021

Netflix, NVFV seal R28m deal to support SA film creatives

The money will be used to support productions by emerging filmmakers in South Africa, as they recover from the impact of COVID-19.

Jan 20, 2021

Netflix subscribers reach 200m as it faces more competition

The international streaming service weathers the COVID-19 pandemic, adding a record 37 million paid memberships, achieving $25 billion in annual revenue.

Dec 18, 2020

Zim telecoms tycoon Masiyiwa takes up seat on Netflix board

The businessman says the appointment offers him an opportunity to continue on new innovations.

Dec 15, 2020

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.

Nov 18, 2020

Netflix looks to broadcast more African content

The global video-on-demand platform partners with an African filmmaker incubator to launch an Episodic Content Development Lab for African writers.

Nov 18, 2020

The principles of continuous learning in DevOps

An organisation can translate the improvements of one DevOps team into a catalyst of change for the entire company by using mistakes as a springboard for learning.

Nov 13, 2020

Public outcry over proposed TV licences for Netflix, Showmax

Government’s draft policy on the licensing of video-on-demand content services viewable on smart devices is met with much resistance from the public.

Nov 12, 2020

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.


CompCom to fight merger creep, cartel conduct in digital economy

The competition watchdog believes the digital economy threatens to further marginalise vulnerable businesses and therefore regulation is necessary.

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