Tech News South Africa is a weekly or let's say weekly-ish podcast about the Tech News that someway or the other impact us a nation. We look at Tech News and try to unfold it for everyone out there from the Tech Freaks to those who don't know much about tech but are willing to hear more.
Netflix tries out Netflix Mobile
Netflix tries out Netflix Mobile and Mobile+ in South Africa.
It's a model they currently have in India.
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Fitbit launches 3 new devices
Fitbit revealed 3 new devices.
My favourite is the Pulse which yes might look just like the Versa but has a couple of nice features under the hood that I think we need in the times we are in.
Netflix Tests the Shuffle Button
Netflix is testing the Shuffle Button on its TV Apps.
When pressed it recommends what to watch based on your viewing history.
Before it plays though it tells you why that show and also gives you the age restrictions just incase you are watching with kids.
Showmax Pro is finally Launching in SA.
Showmax Pro so finally coming to South Africa, yeah MultiChoice is a South African company but then they opted to launch this service to everyone in Africa besides us until now. It's going live tomorrow on the 19th of August and it will carry the normally Showmax stuff you know plus music channels, live sports and news channel.
MTN goes 5G (For Real Now)
MTN today on the 30th of June 2020 is launching thier 5G offering all you need will be a 5G enabled device and a LTE SIM card. It will be active in 3 provinces at launch and that's Gauteng around Honeydew and Bryanston that's in Johannesburg, Westen Cape around Blouberg in Cape Town and lastly Free State in Universitas that's under Bloemfontein.
DStv signs a deal with Netflix and Amazon
DStv pens a deal with Netflix and Amazon which by the looks of what has happened in Europe will allow people to have the basic DStv subscription and then above and beyond that if you have a subscription of Netflix or maybe Amazon Prime you can then have access to those stuff via a new Dstv Decoder that they are working on.