Tag Archives: Cell C

Cell C suspends Black’s linear channels

Cell C has suspended the linear channels of its video streaming service Black, as it enters negotiations with content providers. Customers of Black will continue to have access to music, series, and movies even though linear channels have been temporarily suspended. Cell C has in recent months made some important business decisions to ensure [...]

Cell C rolls out WhatsApp Boosta in SA

Cell C has introduced Whatsapp Boosta, a promotional product available since 7 June to 31 August 2019.  WhatsApp Boosta offers subscribers the opportunity to enhance their 1, 5 and 30-day data bundles with additional data to use exclusively on WhatsApp. Subscribers will be able to enjoy the discounted Whatsapp data and use their normal data [...]

Cell C to offer public access Internet hotspots in the Free State of SA

The Free State Provincial Government and Cell C have inked a deal that will pave the way to public access Wi-Fi for the provinces citizens. Internet access and digital literacy will improve education. This proposed project will offer more South African citizens with faster and more reliable Internet access, especially those from deprived communities. The [...]

Bayede Mobile to be available in SA mid-2019

King Goodwill Zwelithini has apparently aligned with JR Capital, and a mobile virtual network enabler (MVNE) to introduce a new mobile network in South Africa in mid-2019. Labelled Bayede Mobile, the new mobile network intends to deliver affordable mobile rates to the people of South Africa, allowing communities to easily connect. Moreover, Bayede is a [...]

Cell C to launch Fix and Foxi in South Africa

South African mobile communications company Cell C has added childrens channel Fix&Foxi to its entertainment platform Black.  The pay-TV channel operated by German media company Your Family Entertainment (YFE) is delivered to Cell C through content provider Vubiquity. Fix&Foxi targets children from 5 to 11 years of age. Cell C offers consumers a range of [...]

Cell C launched IPTV service blackBOX

The new Black media player namely the blackBOX launched by Cell C is providing access to the companys Black streaming service. Live TV channels, subscription video-on-demand, movies and series rentals and purchase are offered by the blackBOX. Channels from Fox Africa, Sony, CBS Reality, TCM, True Movies, BBC and Bloomberg are also included. The on-demand [...]

Black new entertainment platform launched in South Africa

Joe Public United recently announced the launch of Black, a revolutionary entertainment offering. The new platform is a South African first, allowing users to rent, buy or subscribe to movies and series. They will also have access to music videos, football club channels, gaming and much more on any smartphone, tablet, laptop or TV for [...]

Cell C partners with Vubiquity for VOD and linear services in South Africa

The global leader of premium content and marketing services, Vubiquity, signed a three-year agreement with South African Operator, Cell C. The new deal is primarily to provide new and exclusive content and entertainment services throughout South Africa. The new deal will also include a substantial linear channel entertainment bundle for Cell C via Vubiquity and [...]

Cell C launched its reality show

Cell C, the South African mobile company, has launched its first reality show, thus paving its way in to the content development market. The company, in partnership with Bl!nk Pictures, is introducing #BreakTheNet, an online video reality show. Jose Dos Santos, the chief executive officer of Cell C, said: The delivery of content was undergoing [...]