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  • Domain name a big factor in eNews Channel rebrand

    The eNews channel, part of the multi-billion rand terrestrial broadcasting company Sabido, is set to relaunch as the eNews Channel Africa (eNCA). Memeburn can reveal that the rebranding was in part influenced by the need for a short, simple domain as the broadcaster looks to launch a digital presence. eNews group head Patrick Conroy confirmed the rebrand on Twitter, adding that it the change was needed in order to avoid confusion as the channel expands its international offering. @jdrsampson eNews Channel Africa, eNCA. Need acronym to travel internationally. 'eNews' confused with E! and other brands.— Patrick Conroy (@PatrickConroySA) August 16, 2012 The independent...

  • Major new online player set to enter SA market

    The eNews channel, which is part of the multi-billion rand terrestrial broadcasting company Sabido, is cooking up plans to roll out a brand new online strategy. The organisation is one of the biggest players in the African broadcast space, with a presence on South Africa’s fifth terrestrial channel and its own dedicated 24-hour satellite news channel which broadcasts to a number of countries across the continent. To date the media giant has made no significant investment in an online presence. Memeburn can reveal that eNews has brought in well-known online veteran Tim Spira to head up the new operation. ...

  • Changing media's battlefield

    Ok play is over. Need to do some business here. Conference is tomorrow where I'll be chatting about online journalism vs traditional journalism. This is often how today's changing media world is portrayed: 1. online journ VS print journ; online newspapers VS newspapers ; traditional media VS digital media then 2. online + print (Mainstream media or MSM) VS citizen journalism ; MSM VS...