Tax revolt in South Africa around TV licence fees

The SABC is facing an uphill battle to increase TV licence compliance rates, as it faces a tax revolt against corruption and mismanagement at the state broadcaster. SABC CFO Yolande van Biljon recently revealed that only 2.5 million of 9.5 million TV licence holders...

DStv prices vs inflation in South Africa – 2000 to 2021

MultiChoice recently announced its annual price adjustments for DStv, with the fees of several packages set to increase from 1 April 2021. DStv Premium subscriptions will increase by 1.22%, from R819 to R829 per month. Like last year, DStv Compact Plus subscriptions...

What to watch on Netflix, Showmax, and Video Play this weekend

Here are the latest shows you can watch on Netflix, Showmax, and Video Play this weekend. Miami Vice Netflix IMDb – 6.0 Left Behind Showmax IMDb – 6.5 Wonder Woman Video Play IMDb – 7.4 The Lost World: Jurassic Park Netflix and Showmax IMDb – 6.6 Spirit: Stallion of...

Most pirated TV shows of 2020

The Mandalorian was the most pirated TV show of 2020, taking the spot left vacant after the final season of Game of Thrones aired in 2019, TorrentFreak reported. It should come as no surprise that Disney’s hit Star Wars spin-off series was a popular BitTorrent...