Monthly Archives: January 2016

Lançado com sucesso satélite Intelsat 29e que irá atuar no Brasil e restante da América

Foi lançado com sucesso na Guiana Francesa o satélite Intelsat 29e, o primeiro da nova série fabricada pela Boeing com tecnologia de alto desempenho EpicNG, para transmissões em banda C e Ku nas regiões da América Latina, do Norte e Norte Atlântico. A nova tecnologia permite a transmissão de feixes amplos e direcionados e reutilização [...]

Zambezi Magic diffusera deux nouvelles productions zambiennes

Suite à l’appel pour plus de production locale pour Zambeze Magic, la nouvelle chaine diffusera deux nouvelles productions zambiennes qui mettront en valeur les talents dans le sud de lAfrique sur DStv. Les deux nouvelles productions sont une série de comédie appelée les Dependents et une série dramatique appelé Njila. Les productions débuteront sur la [...]

Le régulateur au Kenya maintient sa position face à Netflix

Le CEO de la Kenya Film Classification Board, Ezekiel Mutua, a déclaré que le conseil ne va pas renoncer à leur demande sur le fait que Netflix devrait évaluer leur contenu selon les normes kenyanes malgré l’opposition de plusieurs parties. Abordant le sujet avec Capital News, Ezekiel Mutua a déclaré que le Conseil n’est pas [...]

Omantel a lancé son service dIPTV

Omantel a lancé un service de télévision qui va permettre aux abonnés de voir leurs émissions et films préférés en 3D et HD en utilisant le protocole Internet. Les abonnés dOmantel TV + recevront un décodeur qui leur permettra d’enregistrer facilement leurs émissions préférées ou des films pour une lecture ultérieure, en plus de regarder [...]

Regulator in Kenya stand firm against Netflix

The Kenya Film Classification Board Chief Executive Officer, Ezekiel Mutua declared that the board will not give up their demand to the fact that Netflix should rate their content as per Kenyan standards despite opposition from multiple quarters. Speaking to Capital News, Mutua said the Board was not in a, “popularity contest,” and called on [...]

Zambezi Magic to air two more Zambian production

Following the call for more local production for Zambezi Magic, the channel is set to air two more Zambian production to showcase their talent to Southern Africa on DStv. The two local production is a comedy series called Dependents and a drama series called Njila. The production is set to debuts on Zambezi Magic channel [...]

Omantel introduced IPTV service

Omantel launched a TV service which will allow subscribers view their favourite television shows and movies in 3D and HD using Internet protocol. Subscribers of Omantel TV+ will receive a decoder which will allow them to easily record their favourite shows or movies for future playback, in addition to watching premium and free to air [...]

Battle of price and content for OTT players in India

India is a fast growing economy where digitalization is changing the way media companies is doing business, specially OTT(Over-the-top) players. With the government initiative, Digital India to connect the whole country with broadband infrastructures and the high mobile penetration rate, the OTT market is set to explode in the next few years. With the convergence [...]

Videocon recorded a 26% YoY growth for subscription revenue  

Videocon d2h reported a strong subscription and activation revenue growth of 26% YoY to INR 6.65 billion (Approx. US$ 97 million) compared to INR 5.28 billion (Approx. US$ 77 million) in the three-month period ended 31 December 2015, primarily as a result of higher net subscribers and ARPU (average revenue per user) growth.  Videocon d2h [...]