Win with Gadget and Assassin’s Creed
Gadget and Ster-Kinekor are giving away three double sets of tickets to the screening of Assassin’s Creed. To enter, follow Gadget and Ster-Kinekor and show or tell us why you are the most entrenched Assassin or the most feared Templar.
Amazon Prime Video hits SA
Amazon today announced that Amazon Prime Video is now available to customers in more than 200 countries including South Africa.
SA ahead of USA with Rogue One in IMAX
The pre-release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens – in December last year set new records for pre-bookings in Ster-Kinekor’s IMAX theatres across the country.
Netflix vs ShowMax: The showdown
TV, in South Africa, is not quite dead yet. But it’s certainly headed that way thanks to the rise of on- demand video streaming services.
ShowMax Year 1: ‘What we learned’
Launched one year ago, ShowMax has clocked up over 10 million views - more than 700 years’ worth of TV shows and movies. We’ve learned much about what people watch and when they watch it, writes BARRON ERNST, Chief Product Officer for ShowMax.
Google joins SA video-on-demand entertainment war
Google joined the video-on-demand fray in South Africa this week, launching its Play Movies service into a South African market that is being defined by Showmax and Netflix
LG airs all-star Superbowl ad
LG Electronics (LG) recently released its first Super Bowl commercial, featuring actor Liam Neeson and its new LG Signature OLED TV. The commercial is a father-son collaboration between Ridley Scott as executive producer and Jake Scott as director.
iROKO brings in $19m funding
African mobile entertainment and internet TV provider, iROKO, has announced multiple deals totalling $19m, both in content development and in capital funding.
Now Showmax allows movie downloads for iOS
ShowMax has recently announced that iOS users are now able to download content to their devices for watching when not connected to the Internet.
Vodafone launches TV service in Ireland
Vodafone Ireland has launched TV services, allowing its customers to view streaming content while out and about.