Monthly Archives: September 2017

New Premium soccer bundle adds subscribers in Argentina

After one month of the beginning of the local tournament, the new premium soccer bundle called Pack Fútbol, which includes the FOX Sports Premium and TNT Sports channels, continues to add subscribers in Argentinas largest pay TV operators. Sources of Cablevision, the main MSO in the country, told El Cronista that about 230,000 customers have [...]

El Pack Fútbol suma abonados en Argentina

A un mes de iniciado el torneo local, el denominado Pack fútbol, que incluye las señales FOX Sports Premium y TNT Sports, sigue sumando suscriptores en los principales operadores de Argentina. Desde Cablevisión, principal MSO del país, aseguraron al diario El Cronista que unos 230 mil clientes ya se adhirieron al servicio, lo que representa [...]

Conax secures multiple new pay TV and multi-DRM deployments in Argentina

Conax announced that it has signed two new agreements in Argentina with regional pay TV operators CableVideo and Colsecor, which have all selected technology and services from Conax and regional partner, BOLD MSS, to drive expansion in Pay TV and multi-DRM content offerings. CableVideo is deploying pay TV and OTT advanced consumer offerings based on [...]

Conax cierra acuerdos con operadores de Argentina

Conax anunció dos nuevos acuerdos en Argentina con los operadores regionales de TV paga CableVideo y Colsecor, que seleccionaron la tecnología y servicios de la empresa y su partner regional, BOLD MSS, para impulsar la expansión de sus ofertas de TV paga y contenido multi-DRM. CableVideo está desplegando una oferta de TV paga y OTT [...]

TiVo survey shows differences between loyal pay TV subs and OTT cord cutters

TiVo has released findings from its 2017 survey of pay TV and over-the-top (OTT) service subscribers across the U.S., Europe and Latin America, including Brazil, Mexico, and Colombia. The study revealed that one in four consumers who have had pay TV services for less than 12 months are extremely likely to cord cut or cord [...]

TiVo analiza diferencias entre suscriptores de TV paga y cord-cutters

TiVo presentó recientemente los datos de una encuesta de TV paga y OTT realizada con usuarios de Estados Unidos, Europa y Latinoamérica, que incluyó a Brasil, México y Colombia. El estudio reveló que es extremadamente probable que uno de cada cuatro consumidores que han tenido TV paga por menos de 12 meses elimine o reduzca [...]

France 24 deploys HD services in Middle East

The international French Channel, France 24, has launched two HD channels, France 24 in English and France 24 in Arabic, on Arabsats Badr 4 satellite. France 24 Arabic is exclusive to Arabsat in the middle east region.  Khalid Balkheyour, Arabsat President & CEO said France 24 has been a long standing customer since the creation [...]

BBC World Service expands offerings to several African Countries

BBC World Service reaches out for the Horn of Africa with the launch of three new services targeting audience in Ethiopia, Eritrea. The new BBC services will provide news, current affairs and analysis of Ethiopia and Eritrea as well as regional and international news. Programmes will target a younger audience as well with social media [...]

M-Net adds The Handmaids Tale to its channel

The post-apocalyptic show, The Handmaids Tale, will air on M-Net following the acquisition of the broadcast right by the company. The show will be aired on the channel on Monday 30th October at 10 p.m. The Handmaid’s Tale swept the 69th Annual Prime Time Emmy Awards and became the toast of this year’s Emmy awards [...]

AT&T estuda vender ativos de TV por assinatura na América Latina, diz agência

A empresa de telecomunicações norte-americana AT&T (controladora da SKY) está avaliando vender suas operações de TV paga na América Latina, enquanto busca pagar dívidas após a aquisição da Time Warner por USD 85,4 bilhões, informaram fontes com conhecimento do assunto à Reuters. A companhia trabalha junto com um assessor financeiro para encontrar interessados e espera [...]