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Netflix vs local content. Who will win?

In his keynote address at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week, Reed Hastings, Netflix CEO, announced that Netflix will now be...

How 3D printing threatens our patent system

Remember Napster or Grokster? Both services allowed users to share computer files – usually digital music – that infringed the copyrights for those songs. Now...

MTN confirms Visafone acquisition

MTN, Africa’s biggest mobile phone operator by subscribers, on Thursday afternoon confirmed that it has acquired Visafone, Nigeria’s wireless network provider as it vies...

ANC bans journo over Twitter ‘pantypreneur’ comments

 The ANC has decided to ban journalist Carien du Plessis from attending its 104th anniversary celebration in Rustenburg this weekend following a tweet referring...

‘Racism debate hijacked by angry Twitter mob’ – Gareth Cliff

Controversial radio personality and former Idols SA judge Gareth Cliff on Thursday said he was disappointed that people were calling for a boycott against...

Andrew Barnes taken off air for ‘mocking’ Motshekga

 eNCA senior anchor Andrew Barnes has been taken off air following his perceived mockery of Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga's pronunciation of certain words...

eNCA senior anchor Andrew Barnes sparks Twitter fury 

 eNCA senior anchor Andrew Barnes has sparked the fury of many South Africans on social media, after he mocked Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga’s...

Netflix ‘good’ for SA internet TV

Naspers owned video streaming service ShowMax has said that Netflix’s launch in South Africa will boost local awareness of internet television. By Gareth van Zyl,...