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Broadcast Research Council to commission a more comprehensive TAMS audit
Broadcast Research Council to commission a more comprehensive TAMS auditArticle

There have been rapid changes in the recent video viewing landscape exacerbated by the Covid-19 outbreak and the resultant accelerated changes in access to alternate video services and data...

8 Apr 2021

BBC streaming service BritBox to launch in SA
BBC streaming service BritBox to launch in SAArticle

BBC Studios and ITV's joint streaming venture BritBox will launch in South Africa in the second half of 2021....

17 Feb 2021

The post-Amps landscape: play it as it lies
The post-Amps landscape: play it as it liesArticle

Mining South Africa's rich vein of marketing and media data to ensure meaningful and addressable media buying and planning decisions...

Issued by Ebony+Ivory 20 Jan 2021

Does product integration on TV work or not?
Does product integration on TV work or not?Article

Virginia Hollis, co-founder of G2 Connection, explores the debate on whether product integration, into a visual production on TV or in digital, works or not...

Virginia Hollis 4 Nov 2020

The rights package is wrong
The rights package is wrongArticle

As a part of Levergy's ongoing 'Lessons from Lockdown' series we analyse how the lockdown has exposed the antiquated way many sponsorships are packaged and sold...

Issued by Levergy 30 Sep 2020

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How effective is the "Stop Hate for Profit" campaign?Article

Moti Grauman from The MediaShop says advertisers that have halted their spend on Facebook to 'Stop Hate for Profit' is ambiguous...

Moti Grauman 30 Jul 2020

Annika Larsen has a new co-anchor, and his name is Batman!
Annika Larsen has a new co-anchor, and his name is Batman!Article

South Africa, meet Batman, the Boston terrier with a face and voice for TV...

Issued by eMedia 9 Jun 2020

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What is happening in 2020?Article

A new year. A new decade. And as with every new year, everyone wants to know what 2020 is going to hold in store for us in our world of media and advertising...

Richard Lord 5 Feb 2020

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#RugbyWorldCup2019: The numbers you never knewArticle

The 2019 Rugby World Cup is in full swing. There are currently 20 nations playing in the 2019 edition - hosted by Japan...

Richard Lord 9 Oct 2019

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Will it be third time lucky for the Springboks at the Rugby World Cup?Article

Those who know me will be very surprised that I am writing about the Rugby World Cup...

Maggie Pronto 3 Oct 2019

The Matt Brown Show's 'State of X' is now available on the world's fastest growing Smart TV network
The Matt Brown Show's 'State of X' is now available on the world's fastest growing Smart TV networkArticle

Tens of millions of Swifti.tv viewers and Roku device owners will now be able to stream The Matt Brown Show's 'State of X' series thanks to a new content deal with the world's fastest growing Smart TV network...

Issued by Digital Kungfu 10 Sep 2019

eMedia news channels undergo exciting brand refresh
eMedia news channels undergo exciting brand refreshArticle

From Monday, 5 August, eNews 8pm and the satellite TV platform's OpenNews, will be repositioning and merging under one banner called e.tv news...

Issued by eMedia 31 Jul 2019

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Newly launched HGTV's ability to resonate with a global TV audienceArticle

We sat down to chat with Kathleen Finch, chief lifestyle brands officer at Discovery, who tells us more about why the channel will be able to resonate with South African audiences, female audiences and their love for the channel...

Juanita Pienaar 22 Jul 2019

The Super Bowl - the story you didn't know
The Super Bowl - the story you didn't knowArticle

Richard Lord, media and operations director for newly created Media Agency - Meta Media - discusses the recent Super Bowl and includes the #StoryBehindTheStory...

Richard Lord 8 Feb 2019

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The lessons SA should take from 2019's Super Bowl adsArticle

Arguably advertising's biggest moment, the Super Bowl acts as an inspiration to agencies and brands globally and has the potential to set trends. And with all the hype around the declining TV audiences, it's a testament to its power...

Andrew MacKenzie 6 Feb 2019

Cord cutters: You still need to pay your SABC TV licence!
Cord cutters: You still need to pay your SABC TV licence!Article

'Cord cutters' and 'cord nevers' are proud of the fact that they don't fall into the description of a typical TV audience, but the SABC is now calling on all who watch televised content to pay up for TV licences - even if they don't watch on traditional TV sets...

Leigh Andrews 8 Oct 2018

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Are TV audiences declining?Article

At first it's hard, if not impossible, to get a grip on TV audiences. It will remain difficult until the industry has some real and solid research to confirm whether it's one way or the other...

Chris Brewer 18 Sep 2017

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#Pamro2017: Why most quantitative research is inefficient and wastefulArticle

Mike Broom elaborates on why he says most quantitative research and advertising spend is wasteful and inefficient at #Pamro2017...

Juanita Pienaar 5 Sep 2017

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#Pamro2017: Connecting with the connected viewerArticle

Brian Fuhrer, SVP of product leadership for national TV audience measurement at Nielsen USA, spoke at Pamro 2017 on the topics of return path data (RPD) and TV audience measurement (TAM) integration, with today's connected consumer a core consideration...

Leigh Andrews 29 Aug 2017

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#Pamro2017: Rethinking TV audience measurement in AfricaArticle

Jennie Beck, CCO or chief client officer at Kantar Media Mena, spoke at this week's Pamro Conference on the challenges of TV audience measurement or TAMs in Africa and how the rapidly developing African TV infrastructure may turn this on its head, creating new measurement opportunities.

Leigh Andrews 29 Aug 2017

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Media Inflation Watch releases Jan-Sep 2016 resultsArticle

Following the top findings from Media Inflation Watch January to September 2016, as done by Mike Leahy, The MediaShop has the latest MIW figures...

Belinda Kayton 13 Apr 2017

Nature programmes make you happier
Nature programmes make you happierArticle

Research released by the BBC indicates that watching nature programmes has a direct impact by increasing the mood and wellbeing of its viewers...

13 Mar 2017

Kwesé TV broadcasts AMC Network's premium channel to Africa
Kwesé TV broadcasts AMC Network's premium channel to AfricaArticle

Africa's newest pay TV network Kwesé TV will broadcast premium movie and series channel AMC, owned by AMC Networks International…

16 Feb 2017

Nielsen Admosphere signs 4-year contract with ATO in Czech Republic
Nielsen Admosphere signs 4-year contract with ATO in Czech RepublicArticle

Nielsen Admosphere is to conduct a robust project of cross-platform audience measurement for the Czech Association of TV Organizations (ATO) from 2018-2022...

22 Nov 2016

Turner channel to attract wider male audience as it expands DStv offering
Turner channel to attract wider male audience as it expands DStv offeringArticle

Turner's all-American movie channel has emerged from its 2015 rebranding and repositioning as a strong contender among the movie channel offering on the DStv platform...

4 Nov 2016

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The state of advertising 2016, madames and MadmenArticle

The Loeries Creative Week currently well underway in Durban, South Africa, is giving local and global industry opinion leaders the chance to network and share their views on best practice and the state of the industry...

Terry Levin 20 Aug 2016

Diva's Unite 2016 lineup announced
Diva's Unite 2016 lineup announcedArticle

An all star line-up of top South African female vocalists is set to wow the Grand Arena audience at GrandWest on the 9th of August.

19 Jul 2016

Independent TV audience measurement for Africa
Independent TV audience measurement for AfricaArticle

Kantar Media and partners will begin a pilot television audience measurement trial in Nigeria in a few months...

Louise Marsland 8 Jun 2016

AJ+ curates content specifically for Apple TV audiences
AJ+ curates content specifically for Apple TV audiencesArticle

AJ+, a network of digital properties owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network, producing and distributing content natively for digital audiences, has launched a new digital experience on Apple TV...

21 Jan 2016

Bugs and Squeaks
Fine-tuning Turner Africa's TV strategyArticle

The scoop from Turner Africa: How they provide local platforms with quality international productions and insights into the average African TV viewer...

Leigh Andrews 20 Jan 2016

SA's DTT roll-out looms
SA's DTT roll-out loomsArticle

Sentech, the state-owned broadcasting signal distributor, has been mandated by the South African government to build and roll-out the national digital terrestrial television...

17 Dec 2015

M-Net launches brand new Tanzanian focused channel
M-Net launches brand new Tanzanian focused channelArticle

Bongo movie enthusiasts have something to smile about with the announcement of the launching of a brand new Tanzanian focused general entertainment channel MAISHA MAGIC BONGO on M-Net...

Masembe Tambwe 5 Oct 2015

UEFA Champions League's fans get more from Nissan global sponsorship
UEFA Champions League's fans get more from Nissan global sponsorshipArticle

As the official automotive sponsor for the UEFA Champions League, Nissan has been extended its deal to all global territories for the next three seasons up to 2017/18...

31 Aug 2015

Out of Home to fill in the DTT audience loss gaps
Out of Home to fill in the DTT audience loss gapsArticle

It cannot be disputed that Out of Home advertising is an integral part of the communication mix. The strength of OOH will be endorsed with the migration of broadcasters from analogue to digital terrestrial TV and radio. Why?...

Issued by JCDecaux 17 Apr 2015

SP Young Chef 2015 gets off to frying start with judge selection
SP Young Chef 2015 gets off to frying start with judge selectionArticle

Chefs David Higgs, Joe Barza and Uwe Micheel are the new Middle East and Africa's jury members for the local selection of S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2015...

6 Jan 2015

October Kenyan TV viewership analysis
October Kenyan TV viewership analysisArticle

GeoPoll has released TV audience data for top channels in Kenya for the month of October, including details on popular viewing times, average daily viewers for each station, and ratings for individual shows...

7 Nov 2014

Andile Qokweni
Is TV still the main medium for viewing football?Article

Those who know me well will know that I'm a Manchester United fan and I'm a media strategist by trade. I'm combining my two passions to try to get an understanding of whether television...

Andile Qokweni 5 Aug 2014

Science of brain signals opens new era for advertising
Science of brain signals opens new era for advertisingArticle

PARIS, FRANCE: Companies in the near future will reportedly be able to test public reaction to advertisements, music and films before they are released by monitoring the brain signals of a select...

31 Jul 2014

Twitter moves to beef up video sharing on social media
Twitter moves to beef up video sharing on social mediaArticle

NEW YORK, US: Twitter said Thursday it has bought SnappyTV, a California firm that lets people edit and share clips from TV broadcasts. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

20 Jun 2014

GeoPoll launches daily TV ratings in African markets
GeoPoll launches daily TV ratings in African marketsArticle

GeoPoll has unveiled a new Audience Measurement Service with unprecedented data on the viewing habits of more than 300 million people in several African markets.

6 Jun 2014

Lack of African audience research holding back TV market
Lack of African audience research holding back TV marketArticle

In Africa, there are a few audience measurement research firms that collect and market television ratings' data. I had a look at the state of the market and the implications of TV audience measurement in Africa.

Sylvain Béletre 7 May 2014

Recent updates to TAMS data implemented
Recent updates to TAMS data implementedArticle

On 3 March 2014, the TAMS data updated as the final step in implementing the TAMS audit recommendations of April 2013 and marks the effective commencement date of the new TAMS expanded panel contract.

7 Mar 2014

Detailed overview of TAMS data to change on 3 March
Detailed overview of TAMS data to change on 3 MarchArticle

The following changes to the TAMS data due to population and other updates are to be implemented on 3 March 2014.

10 Feb 2014

Deafcon 5 at Madiba memorial
Deafcon 5 at Madiba memorialArticle

NEWSWATCH: The interpreter for the deaf at the memorial service for Madiba is a fake, and produced gibberish, it is claimed, reports Singapore's Straits Times, and you won't hear Zuma being booed... well, not on the SABC, anyway, reports City Press.

Rod Baker 12 Dec 2013

Lights, camera, action!
Lights, camera, action!Article

AFDA, the South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance, is set to present its annual showcase of graduate student short films and tele-novella productions. We spoke to Garth Holmes, chairman and co-founder of AFDA, to find out more.

Eugene Yiga 18 Nov 2013

Oresti Patricios
Is SA entering a research wasteland?Article

Key broadcasters quit the South African Audience Research Foundation - the independent research body mandated to find common currency for audience measurement in SA's media landscape. The exit will happen in December 2014. My plea is for the decision to be reversed, and for marketing industry decision makers to keep this debate alive.

Oresti Patricios, Issued by Ornico 26 Sep 2013

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