Monthly Archives: July 2017

Oi launches broadband offer with video content

Brazilian telecommunications company Oi has launched a new product – called Oi Total Play – that allows broadband customers to access the content of the digital platforms of Discovery, ESPN, FOX Networks Group Brazil (FNG), HBO, Sony and Viacom. The bundle also includes fixed telephony. The product is oriented to a new segment of broadband customers [...]

Oi lanza paquete de banda ancha con contenidos de video

La empresa brasileña de telecomunicaciones Oi lanzó un nuevo producto -llamado Oi Total Play- que permite a los clientes de banda ancha acceder a las plataformas digitales de Discovery, ESPN, FOX Networks Group Brasil (FNG), HBO, Sony y Viacom, sin necesidad de contar con TV paga tradicional. La oferta incluye también telefonía fija. El lanzamiento [...]

TCC highlights the importance of content integration

In an interview during NexTV Series South America, Javier Ruete, General Manager of the Uruguayan operator TCC spoke about the integration of content from multiple providers and the future challenges in the TV market. According to the executive, “in the coming years, the challenges of pay TV will be related to the rights management” in a [...]

DirecTV adds two children’s channels

DirecTV Latin America announced the addition of Nat Geo Kids (on channel 318) and Baby TV (1317 in HD) to lineup. Both childrens channels will be available in Argentina, the Caribbean, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. Nat Geo Kids is already available on the operator’s lineup. The channel was launched in Latin America [...]

DirecTV suma dos nuevos canales infantiles

DirecTV Latinoamérica anunció la incorporación de Nat Geo Kids (en el canal 318) y Baby TV (1317 en formato HD) a su programación. Ambos canales estarán disponibles en Argentina, el Caribe, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Perú, Uruguay y Venezuela. Nat Geo Kids ya está disponible en la grilla del operador DTH. El canal se lanzó en [...]

Sky plans to launch OTT service in Spain

Traditional pay TV operators continues to move towards streaming services. The European operator Sky recently confirmed that it plans to launch an OTT service in Spain. During the first half of our fiscal year, we intend to launch a simple and affordable OTT service in Spain, the Eurozones fourth largest economy and the market which [...]

Sky planea lanzar servicio OTT en España

El mercado de TV paga tradicional continúa avanzando hacia el streaming de video, una movida que también se refleja en el mercado europeo. El operador Sky confirmó recientemente que planea lanzar un servicio OTT en España. “Durante la primera mitad de nuestro año fiscal, tenemos la intención de lanzar un servicio OTT sencillo y asequible [...]

MultiChoice Malawi grows local content by launching Times TV on DStv

Malawis first private and independent television station, Times TV, has been launched on DStv. Times TV will be available in all DStv packages.  This partnership confirms the commitment Multichoice undertook to provide viewers with exclusive local programs, a growing demand, according to Times TVs CEO, Leonnard Chikadya. He added that the launch of the station [...]

Tigo Tanzania customers to have access to high tech services

With the announcement of the telecom operator to further modernize its network infrastructure, Tigo customers in Tanzania are to continue to enjoy high tech services. The news of the upgrade, communicated recently in Dar es Salaam will be well received from subscribers even as they continue to enjoy quality, smoother access to voice and high-speed [...]