April 2014

“Not enough time to do new establishment survey before NAB is out of SAARF”

There is not enough time to do or embark on a new establishment survey before the National Association of Broadcasters’ (NAB) resignation from the South African Audience Research Foundation (SAARF) kicks in at the end of year.


US Advertisers are now spending more money on digital than broadcast TV

The Interactive Advertising Bureau announced that marketers spent $42.8 billion on U.S.

Business Insider

SAARF/MarkLives #Top40TVratings: Family Bonds enter Top 10

The week of 24 March — 30 March 2014 saw Family Bonds on SABC 1 entering into one of our Top 10 positions on the SAARF/MarkLives #Top40TVratings national chart.


Tough action needed on “shabby deal”

The Competition Commission is investigating alleged “restrictive horizontal practices” relating to a deal between MultiChoice and the SABC.

The media online

MyBroadband shatters traffic records

MyBroadband continues its strong growth in 2014, attracting a record readership in March with over 7 million page views.