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.
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.
TV streaming wars intensify as Apple TV+ launches in SA
MultiChoice’s high prices and an increasing number of unhappy customers will lead to viewers switching to the new Apple TV+, predict analysts.
OTT innovation urged ahead of Disney+, Apple TV+ launch
Local over the top service providers must find innovative ways to ward off international competition, says Nozi Dikgale, media analyst at Africa Analysis.
Apple takes war to Samsung, Huawei, Netflix in SA
The company is set to recreate its halo effect with new iPhone models and a video subscription service, analysts say.
Apple unveils new iPhones, smartwatch, TV+
The company introduces iPhone 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max, as well as Watch Series 5 and a video subscription service.
Apple chops up iTunes offering
The tech conglomerate will separate iTunes into three separate apps: Apple Music, Podcasts and Apple TV, in a bid to simplify the offering.
Apple launches streaming service with Winfrey, Spielberg on board
Apple unveils a subscription-based video-streaming platform featuring some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry.
Amazon to start selling Apple TV, Google Chromecast
The video-streaming devices will be available on the e-commerce giant's online store.
Mustek appointed authorised Apple reseller
The appointment will enable Mustek to broaden its reseller base and grow its business in the corporate space.
Apple opens Siri to outside developers
iPhone users may soon be able to hail an Uber hands-free, as Apple lets outside developers tinker with Siri.