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Break the hold of digital colonialism
Break the hold of digital colonialism
In July 2017, Lindelani Mashua was sitting quietly in his car. A handful of people approached, doused it with petrol and set it alight. Mashua, an...
Netflix has big appetite for growth
Netflix has big appetite for growth
Netflix was born in 1997 when its co-founder and chief executive Reed Hastings was late in returning a video he had rented from a store. He was...
Utopia rocked small-town US
Utopia rocked small-town US
Osho, also known as Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, only lived for 58 years. In that time, however, he and his thousands of devotees cut to the heart of...
A guide to couch potatoing
A guide to couch potatoing
Despite what pop culture makes us believe, the holidays aren’t just about pool parties, family dinners, road trips and other things that involve...
Spike Lee revives Nola Darling in a TV joint that hits and misses
Spike Lee revives Nola Darling in a TV joint that hits and misses
There’s a scene in the first episode of She’s Gotta Have It — the 10-episode remake of the original Spike Lee film — in...
​Mars mix might be TV’s future
​Mars mix might be TV’s future
The National Geographic Channel is known for its nature documentaries, not for fiction television. But the recently launched TV miniseries Mars seems...
Netflix in SA: What’s the big fuss?
Netflix in SA: What’s the big fuss?
US on-demand Internet movie and television streaming service Netflix is now available in South Africa. Its co-founder and chief executive...
Hong Kong billionaire plans African rival to Netflix
Hong Kong billionaire plans African rival to Netflix
PCCW, controlled by Hong Kong billionaire Richard Li, is planning a video-on-demand service for South Africa that would compete with Netflix and...
Let the live streaming games begin
Let the live streaming games begin
Local media and technology behemoth Naspers launched its video-on-demand service this week, pre-empting the arrival in South Africa of the...
Competition breaks TV hegemony
Competition breaks TV hegemony
Things used to be simple – a life with MultiChoice or a life without it.
How Netflix has changed video in SA (and it's not what you think)
How Netflix has changed video in SA (and it's not what you think)
Not long after dismissing South Africa as a potential market for its movie-on-demand service, Netflix last week announced it would bring the...
Tune in to the best of 2015 TV
Tune in to the best of 2015 TV
There was an abundance of great television productions in 2014, including newcomers and new seasons of True Detective, Orange is...

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