Video-On-Demand killed the video store: an #OpenAfricaMag feature

Video-on-demand is the technology that has started to disrupt our entertainment world. Instead of watching programming on TV, based upon what some network executive has determined people want to watch (at a time preordained by the network), you can use your fast broadband connection to stream what you want, when you want, to any number of devices — iPads, PCs, Smart TVs — anything with an internet connection. No decoder, no dish.

Inclusive growth for Africa: An #OpenAfricaMag feature with Wim van der Beek

For Africa, any meaningful story must include a conversation about inclusive growth — which, by definition, is about including the majority that is currently excluded. Inclusive growth is all about development that is realised by creating opportunities for low-income segments to generate income and become self-sustainable.

#TheFutureByDesign: The Future of Advertising

Martin MacGregor, managing director of Connect, weighs in on the future of media and advertising in the rapidly growing age of the Internet Of Things. He weighs in on the future of advertising, media and how brands should connect more effectively with people.