Tag Archives: Vodacom

BBC Worldwide has signed the SVOD deal with the Malaysian video-on-demand service which is soon to be available in the sub-Saharan Africa. With 150 hours of UK programming, the BBC Worldwide will be offering ‘Top Gear’ (motoring format), ‘Luther’ (Cop series) and ‘Citizen Khan’ (BBC’s comedy). Alongside the agreement with Iflix, the BBC Worldwide has […]

Video Play, the video-on-demand (VOD) service of Vodacom, is introducing Gunga7.com, a new local comedy channel, to its subscribers. This launch follows an agreement signed between Vodacom and Dipente Films, the production company, for content licensing. With this, the VOD service will see its bouquet expanding to 10 and will include content encompassing news, sports, […]

ShowMax, the Video-On-Demand service of Naspers, has teamed up with Vodacom, African mobile communications company, to introduce a new internet TV option, ShowMax Select, for its subscribers. The service will be a low-cost one priced 49 ZAR (3.65 USD), monthly on an add-to-bill basis. Subscribers will be served with unlimited access to a collection of […]

The African mobile communications company, Vodacom , and South African mass media company, Naspers, are reportedly discussing the possibilities of bringing DStv video content through its pay-TV platform MultiChoice to mobile devices like smartphones and tablets. The exorbitant data costs per megabyte has hampered the uptake and growth of video-on-demand (VOD) and other over-the-top (OTT) […]