At ShowMax we believe smart is super-sexy which is why we love documentaries. Take at a look at the new non-fiction titles coming to ShowMax in March. 1. Football Stars Find […]
Each year kykNET’s Silwerskermfees gives South Africa’s hottest filmmakers, producers and actors in the Afrikaans entertainment industry an opportunity to showcase their best content.
The eagle-eyed amongst you might have noticed that we’re in the middle of rolling out a revised ShowMax logo.
Coming at you in a brand-new reality TV show – Jack Parow, on a Harley Davidson, with his best bra, showcasing the splendors of South Africa on a road trip unlike any other.
Is it the way his pants are far too close to his armpits? Or his shapely dad-bod accentuated by that speedo he refuses to get rid of? Or is it […]
In what could possibly be the most ridiculous Carpool Karaoke to date, the Red Hot Chili Peppers have hitched a ride with James Corden from The Late Late Show. Anthony […]
Over the past four months, ShowMax has added a range of new viewing options including an app for the latest generation Apple TV as well as AirPlay and Chromecast support […]
No one knew who Candace Payne was last week. But after she uploaded a video of herself wearing a Chewbacca mask and laughing uncontrollably, she now has almost 700,000 […]
Buying ShowMax vouchers online just got even easier. We’re now integrated into the FNB mobile app. I know I sound a bit like a dodgy TV salesman for an electric […]
Want internet TV but not got a smart TV? ShowMax has the answer After launching on Apple TV and adding AirPlay support to iOS devices, ShowMax has now added Chromecast […]
I think this really will be the last bit of ShowMax news for 2015, and I’m chuffed to say it’s the final piece in the puzzle to making ShowMax accessible […]
No whimpering here – we’re seeing 2015 out with a bang. Today’s big news is that we’ve added download functionality to the ShowMax Android app. At the risk of using […]
Met ShowMax word kykNET ’n ware wêreldburger Suid-Afrikaners wat in die buiteland woon kan nou ŉ heerlike porsie tuisgebakte vermaak geniet met die uitbreiding van kykNET se voetspoor deur die […]
Another great content deal to tell you about – we’ve recently signed an agreement with Times Media that adds another 44 movies to ShowMax. The new titles span everything from […]
Very cool first for subscription video on demand in South Africa – we’ve introduced vouchers as a new payment option, and FNB’s eBucks is our first distribution partner. See press […]
The content team has been busy adding some great new titles to ShowMax from Nickelodeon and Red Bull – see press release below. – Richard Richard Boorman is head of […]
This press release went out yesterday. Great to be working with Samsung to spread the word about how smart TV + ShowMax = happiness. – Richard Richard Boorman is the head […]
It’s always a big deal to sign content agreements with new partners, but this one is particularly cool. Red Bull is synonymous with excitement and adrenaline, and in line with […]
Binge-watch verb to watch a large number of television programmes (especially all the shows from one series) in succession – Collins English Dictionary 2015 I just caught this story that […]
I got asked a fun trivia question the other day – there are over 20,000 individual episodes from hundreds of different series on ShowMax, but which series has the most […]
It’s time for our very own ShowMax premiere. Ok, it’s only 60 seconds long, but it stars Jack Parow and we had way too much fun making it. Presenting Jack […]
Great news from the Core Group today that the next-generation Apple TV will be available in South Africa in mid-November. Our product team took delivery of their development unit a […]
I’d spent the day before this interview manning the stand at the MyBroadband conference in Johannesburg – hence the unintentionally husky voice. The interview covers all about ShowMax, connectivity constraints, […]
Coming a close second to the spinning wheel of death, the spinning wheel of buffering is one of my least favourite surprise visitors. At the risk of stating the obvious, […]