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.

Aug 20, 2020

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.

Jul 21, 2020

Attackers eye popular streaming services

Streaming platforms are catching the attention of bad actors as a means to launch a variety of attacks.

Jun 11, 2020

MultiChoice’s Netflix move: If you can’t beat them, join them

Faced with stiff competition from overseas streaming services, the pay-TV operator is looking to add Netflix and Amazon video content.

Jun 10, 2020

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.

Apr 24, 2020

Amazon, Microsoft, Zoom, Tesla billionaires see wealth surge

Technology billionaires Jeff Bezos, Eric Yuan, Elon Musk and Steve Ballmer see their net worth grow by over $1 billion each during the COVID-19 crisis.

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