Going digital

Sep 4, 2009

ICASA – Explanatory memo on the decision to withdraw and republish the DTT Regs – 4 Sept 2009

ICASA’s explanatory memo on the decision to withdraw and republish the DTT Regulations, gazetted on 4 September 2009 DDT_Regulations_-_4_September_09
Oct 2, 2009

SOS Submission – Digital Migration Regulations – 2 October 2009

SOS submission on ICASA’s Digital Migration Regulations, October 2009. SOS_Submission_DTT_regulations_-_Oct_09
Oct 12, 2009

NFVF Submission – Local and Digital Content Development Strategy – 12 Oct 2009

The National Film and Video Foundation’s submission on the Department of Communication’s “Local and Digital Content Development Strategy” submitted on 12 October 200 NFVF_submission_to_DOC_on_LD_cont_dev_strat1_v3CH_notes_2_1
Oct 20, 2009

SOS Submission – Local and Digital Content Development Strategy – 20 Oct 2009

SOS’s submission on the Department of Communications’ “Local and Digital Content Development Strategy” submitted on 20 October 2009. SOS_submission_-_Digital_Content_Strategy_-_20_October_09
Feb 15, 2010

ICASA – Digital Migration Regulations – 15 February 2010

ICASA’s final Digital Migration Regulations gazetted on the 15th of February 2010. Digital_Migration_Regulations_-_Final
Apr 23, 2010

Libby Lloyd – Digital Terrestrial Television – Presentation to SOS workshop – 23 April 2010

Libby Lloyd’s presentation to an SOS workshop on digital migration held on 23 April 2010 at the Freedom of Expression Institute, Auckland Park on 23 April […]
Dec 27, 2013

Cabinet’s Set-Top Box Control Compromise Must Promote Universal Access and Media Diversity

CABINET’S SET-TOP BOX CONTROL COMPROMISE MUST PROMOTE UNIVERSAL ACCESS AND MEDIA DIVERSITY The SOS Coalition notes Cabinet’s decision of 20 December 2013 on set-top box (STB) […]
Feb 13, 2014
TVIEC march to the SABC - 4 June 2009 (Picture: Marc Schwinges)

Letter to Minister: Progress Report on Commitments Made in 2013

Dear Minister, RE: Progress Report on Commitments Made in 2013 In August 2013, you set out the prioritized aspects of the DoC programme for your term […]
Jun 30, 2014

DTT and the Conditional Access Debate

A fact sheet outlining the benefits and potential shortcomings of conditional access and encryption. [scribd id=260681694 key=key-lry7ZWDKzZ6Zu7Esktmh mode=scroll]
Nov 27, 2014

Letter to Minister of Commuincations Concerning Conditional Access for Set-Top Boxes

Dear Minister, RE: Regarding Conditional Access for Set-Top Boxes We are concerned about the future of free-to-air television in South Africa if a conditional access system […]