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Filming starts on first Showmax Original

Showmax Originals to debut with new series featuring Julia Anastasopoulos, aka SuzelleDIY

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Showmax strikes deal with mobile operator in Poland

Press release: Showmax has agreed a partnership with Play, Poland’s fastest-growing mobile operator with more than 14 million subscribers. As part of the deal, complimentary access to Showmax will be made available to all new and existing Play contract customers.

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All the new content coming to Showmax South Africa in May

We’ve got another incredible lineup of new content coming to Showmax with titles like Brad Pitt’s Resurrection, Beauty and the Beast plus a whole lot more.

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Showmax brings “The Young Pope” to Africa

Press release: In an African first, Showmax has secured the rights to the critically acclaimed joint HBO and Sky production.

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All the new content coming to Showmax in April

The Young Pope, Marvel’s Agent Carter, Silicon Valley and lots more!

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Add Showmax to your Vodacom bill & get FREE Showmax data

From 27 March, Showmax will supply three months of data at no extra charge to new customers who sign up for Showmax through Vodacom. Existing customers who have already signed up through Vodacom will also receive this data.

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ShowMax sets up shop at the Nairobi Garage

Press release: Internet TV company ShowMax has set up its East Africa headquarters at the acclaimed Nairobi Garage co-working space.

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All the new content coming to ShowMax in March

Fresh shows incoming. First on ShowMax! Younger season 3 is coming in March along with Jack Parow in Dis Hoe Ons Rol and loads more. Take a look

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Press release: ShowMax expands service to Europe

In a move set to expand ShowMax’s geographic footprint, the company has launched its internet TV service in Poland.

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Press Release: ShowMax and Vodacom team up on new lower-priced internet TV service

ShowMax has launched a new lower-priced service available exclusively to Vodacom customers on an add-to-bill basis.

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ShowMax partners with SEACOM in East Africa

Press release: ShowMax and SEACOM have entered into an agreement that will benefit both consumers and ISPs in East Africa.

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Fokofpolisiekar documentary coming to ShowMax ahead of possible new album

Press release: The critically acclaimed documentary ‘Fokofpolisiekar: Forgive Them For They Know Not What They Do’ will be available on Showmax from 23 January 2017. This takes place ahead of a planned crowdfunding campaign that could see the band recording their first full-length album in more than a decade.

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Press release: ShowMax is now on Android TV

With the release of a new version of its Android app, ShowMax has increased the base of supported devices to include media players and smart TVs running Android TV.

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Press release: Exclusive ShowMax offer for DStv Premium customers

MultiChoice is offering DStv Premium customers a preferential subscription price for ShowMax. The normal price is R99 but DStv Premium customers can now get ShowMax for just R69 per month.

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Press release: ShowMax delivers VIA’s best shows to Afrikaans viewers worldwide

ShowMax has added eight hit shows from Media24’s Afrikaans lifestyle channel VIA.

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Press Release: ShowMax pioneers new approach to mobile video in Kenya

ShowMax, in conjunction with Safaricom, is set to change this with today’s launch of a new mobile video concept that directly addresses the needs of Kenyan customers.

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Dancing dad taken to the Advertising Standards Authority

If there’s one common criticism of TV ads it’s that they can tend towards playing things safe. I’m proud of our marketing guys for not going that route and shaking things up a little.

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These hot, new, award-winning short films are coming to ShowMax

Wow. Just wow. The annual Silwerskerm Film Festival is testament to the incredible talent that South Africa’s film industry has and how far the platform goes in raising the bar for local productions.

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Press release: Cost of data holding back adoption of internet TV

Classic PR tactics at work here – outline the problem and then present the solution.

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Press release: ShowMax expands service connecting South Africans across the globe

ShowMax has now expanded its international content catalogue to include TV shows and movies from Mzansi Magic, M-Net, Vuzu, as well as kykNET.

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Press release: ShowMax launches kid-friendly profiles feature

ShowMax has added a new feature to its Android, Apple TV, iOS and web apps that supports multiple user profiles on a single account. This feature makes it possible to customise the experience of individual users and also to limit the access of children to age-suitable material.

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Press release: 10 million views and counting

It’s a proven fact that PR people like me enjoy quoting round numbers with lots of zeroes (unless it’s executive pay). True to form, here’s a nice new round number for ShowMax – we’ve surpassed the 10 million views mark.

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Press release: ShowMax expands internet TV service to sub-Saharan Africa

ShowMax, the internet TV service launched in August 2015, has expanded its footprint to 36 additional countries across sub-Saharan Africa. In total, ShowMax now supplies subscription video on demand services […]

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Press release: ShowMax speeds up TV shows with new ‘power bingeing’ function

Video compression technology developed for emerging markets to reduce data consumption has been adapted for use in a new ‘power bingeing’ function. This application speeds up TV shows and movies […]

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