Strategy enables data-driven culture in organisations
To build a data-driven culture, develop an enabling data strategy that makes benefits and use cases clear and accessible, says Jacques du Preez, CEO at Intellinexus.
Disney+ puts South Africa on its expansion radar
The Walt Disney-owned video-on-demand streaming service will reportedly be available locally come 2022.
SA consumers to reap benefits of streaming services influx
Industry analysts anticipate further growth in South Africa’s video-streaming market, as more players expand their footprint locally.
DStv gains traction with Netflix, Amazon Prime add-ons
The pay-TV video entertainment giant sees growth in subscribers accessing third-party streaming services through its platform.
Discovery commerce is ‘goldmine’ for SA’s e-shopping market
As the democratisation of commerce unfolds, discovery commerce has the power to reset the rules of engagement in SA’s e-shopping sector, says Facebook.
Telecoms mogul Masiyiwa named UK’s first black billionaire
The Zimbabwean-born businessman’s wealth is reported to be £1.087 billion, which elevates him into the ranks of Britain’s super-rich.
Fake Netflix app spread via WhatsApp found on Google Play
Malware lurking in a fake 'FlixOnline' app was discovered by Check Point Research.
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.
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.
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.