Discover Digital Confirms Working Relationship with Microsoft ahead of internet TV launch

Johannesburg, Tuesday 13 May 2014:  Discover Digital, a South African digital entertainment business, is another step closer to launching its internet TV offering by mid-2014. Not only has it successfully carried out the first adaptive bit rate live streaming test, but it has also confirmed implementation of Microsoft’s digital content management solution in its offering. This follows the company’s announcement of its first sports content acquisition last month. Read more

Trade Mission to Middle East & Gulf States are one of several companies from Ireland to accompany An Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Minister Richard Bruton T.D. who led a Trade and Investment Mission to Saudi Arabia and the Gulf states of Qatar and the United Arab Emirates. The Trade Mission commenced in KSA on January 5th, while moving to Qatar for January 7th, Abu Dhabi on January 8th, finishing in Dubai on January 9th. This Trade Mission provides an ideal opportunity for Irish companies with existing partners in the region to bolster these relationships and also facilitates companies who are considering these markets to gain access to accelerated and high level business networks. Read more

Digisoft Technology Supports Landmark Content Distribution Program In South Africa

12th November 2013, Cape Town, South Africa – wins new deal which will revolutionize the entertainment and education market in Africa. (Ireland) and Discover Digital (South Africa) have signed a development and agency agreement at Africa Com earlier today, in the presence of the Irish Minister for Trade and Development Joe Costello T.D, who is leading an Enterprise Ireland Trade Mission to South Africa and Nigeria. The focus of the mission will be growth sectors such as e-Learning / education, financial services technologies and telecoms. Read more Launches Digital Learning Game As a New Samsung SmartTV App today announced that it has brought Sammy’s Science House, part of Edmark’s award-winning House Series, into the growing world of Smart TV education apps it is available through Samsung Apps TV stores.

Sammy’s Science House provides kids with seven engaging activities that help them understand the world of science around them.  “Bringing Edmark’s House Series to smart TV’s is a natural fit for us,” says Fearghal Kelly, CEO of “We’re committed to making high quality digital content available to learners across a wide range of platforms, and given the expected growth of Smart TV apps – it made a lot of sense to utilize this channel for learning.” Read more