Do you need DStv to get Showmax and more questions answered

2019-12-12 07:00

If you’ve been thinking about signing up, but you’re not sure about a few things, here are the most commonly asked questions about Showmax.

Apple TV+ launches in SA at R84.99

2019-11-04 11:42

Apple has launched its streaming service in South Africa, costing R84.99.

SABC plans ‘freemium’ streaming service that might require your TV licence number

2019-10-25 12:34

The SABC is working on a paywall streaming service with the plan to make content accessed through it available with a valid SABC TV Licence number.

Here's everything you need to know about HBO's new streaming service

2019-07-11 13:34

WarnerMedia announced that its subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) streaming service it plans to launch in autumn-2020

Steven Spielberg is working on a new project but you will only be able to watch it at night

2019-06-12 13:44

Steven Spielberg is creating a horror series for a mobile-focused streaming service.

You can now stream Yizo Yizo episodes on this platform

2019-05-17 16:18

Yizo Yizo is available for streaming online.

Netflix to sell $2bn of bonds in return to junk market

2019-04-23 16:19

Netflix is returning to the junk-bond market to fund its content expansion as the company comes under pressure from media giants including Walt Disney, AT&T and Apple.

BBC and ITV to launch BritBox television streaming

2019-02-27 16:22

The BBC and ITV, Britain's biggest television broadcasters, announced plans for a streaming service BritBox.

Got the Januworry blues? Stream these comedy shows with free data

2019-01-15 10:03

Get free Showmax plus free data from Vodacom to cheer yourself up with hours and hours of first-class comedy.

How to watch DStv on five devices without paying extra

2018-10-22 14:51

Did you know that if you’re a DStv subscriber, you can download the DStv Now app to your smartphone or tablet and watch your favourite shows online?


Disney makes a bold move issuing content warning about 'outdated cultural depictions'

2019-11-14 13:11

Disney+ has issued a warning of content with 'outdated cultural depictions', opening their vault of legendary films, not all of which hold up today.

HBO Max is launching but we're not getting it in SA (just yet)

2019-10-31 12:55

Another video streaming service is launching – HBO Max – that will go global just like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, but it won't be for South African or African viewers – at least not initially.

Embattled SABC plans to launch a streaming service to take on Netflix

2019-10-24 17:39

The SABC's CEO said implementation of the streaming service has been delayed by funding.

Showmax to live-stream Bafana Bafana AFCON games

2019-06-20 12:42

Showmax announced another round of live coverage - in this case, football fans will get to see all of Bafana Bafana’s matches in the Africa Cup of Nations.

Showmax is testing live sport streaming on its app

2019-06-10 12:43

Showmax has launched a trial to test live sport streaming on its app.

Disney+ video streaming service not coming to SA soon

2019-04-26 14:46

The Walt Disney Company's video streaming service Disney+ that will launch in November 2019 won't include South Africa or anywhere else in Africa for at least two years.

Oprah Winfrey and Steven Spielberg help Apple launch new streaming service

2019-03-26 07:45

Apple trotted out few details on its long-awaiting streaming service but it didn't skimp on high-wattage celebrity, including Oprah Winfrey, Steven Spielberg and Jennifer Aniston.

Chill! Netflix’s largest-ever price hike excludes South Africa

2019-01-16 12:15

Netflix’s largest-ever price hike in the history of the global video streaming service won't affect South Africa where prices won't change.

Netflix is 17% more expensive in SA than in the US – if you count the titles you can watch

2018-11-27 13:21

American users have access to 5,839 titles on the streaming service, while South Africans have access to only 4,291 titles, and on that basis, South Africans can be slightly unhappy with what they pay.

The investment case for Netflix

2018-07-31 13:15

If you’re looking for a growth stock and a tech sector addition to your long-term portfolio, Netflix is a good option.

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