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Vodacom partners with DStv, ShowMax for new TV service

Tuesday 15 November 2016 | 10:41 CET | News
Vodacom South Africa's new On Demand video service will let subscribers access MultiChoice's linear TV services, on-demand content services, and the ShowMax service all in one app, reports MyBroadband. Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub said the full service will launch in 2017, providing a preview of what customers can expect. The On Demand service will allow customers to pay a single amount for the content and the data used to download it, which can be added to their Vodacom bill. Joosub said the service will use spare capacity on Vodacom's network to download media content to a user's device and

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Categories: Internet
Companies: MultiChoice / Vodacom South Africa
Countries: South Africa
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