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MUTV extends channel distribution to Amazon, Apple, Roku and Xbox in Africa

Premier League club Manchester United have extended TV channel distribution platforms to streaming services Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Roku and Xbox. The club last season introduced MUTV on iOS, Android and on the web at MUTV.com.   The additional internet platforms mean that MUTV will be accessible to viewers without a cable or satellite [...]

Dubai’s Etisalat provides free access to ‘Apple Music’

Etisalat announced an offer of six-month free access to ‘Apple Music’ for its postpaid customers, granting them access to tens of millions of songs via iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV, and Mac, as well as PC or Android. Etisalat declared its postpaid plans (New postpaid, Smart and Emirati) offer options for flexible and local minutes starting from AED 150 [...]

ShowMax to launch an app for Apple TV in South Africa

The South African video-on-demand (VOD) service ShowMax will launch an app for Apple TV. According to Mike Raath, ShowMaxs chief technical officer, the new app will be available in the coming months. “Our product team took delivery of their development unit (Apple TV) a month ago and we’re seriously impressed. The new user interface and [...]

Showmax lancera une application pour Apple TV en Afrique du Sud

Le service de vidéo à la demande (VOD) Sud-africain ShowMax lancera une application pour les Apple TV. Selon Mike Raath, directeur technique de ShowMax, la nouvelle application sera disponible dans les mois à venir. “Notre équipe produit a présenté leur développement (Apple TV) il y a un mois et nous sommes vraiment très impressionnés. La [...]

Netflix, Apple pose ‘real threat’ to MultiChoice

Pay-TV operator, MultiChoice revealed that online video streaming providers including Netflix, Apple and Google, pose real threat to the South Africas subscription broadcasting industry. Imtiaz Patel, Group CEO of MultiChoice South Africa, said that while MultiChoice and rival, e.tv, are locked in a high-stakes battle over the use of encryption in free-to-air digital terrestrial television, [...]