Monthly Archives: September 2018

Telefónica renews Wayra, its startup accelerator

Wayra, Telefónica’s startup accelerator, announced the launch of a new strategy focused on accelerating “more mature” technology companies to generate synergies and develop joint businesses. The new Wayra image was presented simultaneously in eight countries. Under this new strategy, it unit will focus acceleration and investment in companies with a clear business plan and whose [...]

Telefónica renueva la estrategia de Wayra, su aceleradora de startups

Wayra, la aceleradora de startups de Telefónica, anunció el lanzamiento de una nueva estrategia orientada a impulsar empresas de tecnología más maduras para generar sinergias y desarrollar negocios conjuntos. Su nueva imagen fue presentada en forma simultánea en ocho países. Bajo esta estrategia, se enfocará ahora en la aceleración e inversión en compañías cuya actividad [...]

T-VOD platform Pantaflix launches in Central and South America

Pantaflix announced its launch in 23 countries in Central and South America. With this introduction, the service opens up access to 400 million Spanish-speaking people. Pantaflix is now available in 68 countries worldwide and in seven languages (English, German, Chinese, Turkish, Polish, French and Spanish). The platform also operates in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South [...]

Plataforma T-VOD Pantaflix se lanza en Centro y Sudamérica

La plataforma T-VOD Pantaflix anunció su lanzamiento en 23 países de Centro y Sudamérica. De esta manera, el servicio de origen alemán abre el acceso a un mercado potencial con 400 millones de hispano parlantes. Con este despliegue, Pantaflix está disponible ahora en 68 países y en siete idiomas – Inglés, alemán, chino, turco, polaco, [...]

Ecuador realizará el apagón analógico en 2023

El Ministerio de Telecomunicaciones de Ecuador presentó esta semana un plan maestro de transición a la TDT en el que establece que la TV analógica comenzará a apagarse de forma progresiva a partir de 2020 y hasta 2023. El plan fue presentado el pasado miércoles 19 de septiembre por el ministro de Telecomunicaciones, Guillermo León. [...]

Ecuador to switch off analog TV by 2023

Ecuadors telecommunications ministry has presented a new master plan for the transition to DTT in the country. The analog switch off will be conducted gradually, starting in 2020 and ending in December 2023. The plan was presented on Wednesday, September 19, by the Minister of Telecommunications, Guillermo León. It will be carried out following three [...]

Net TV secures a place on pay TV services

Net TV, Argentina’s new DTT channel, which will be launched in October, announced its presence in the programming lineups of several pay TV systems, including Cablevisión and DirecTV, the countrys largest operators. In its official Twitter account, Net TV detailed that from October 1 it will be available in Cablevisión on channels 21 and 621, [...]

Showmax free of charge for DStv Premium subscribers

Showmax is now available for free for DStv Premium subscribers. No other important changes were made, barring bug fixes and stability developments stated in the apps change log. Showmax is currently priced at 6.95 USD (R99) per month. According to MultiChoice, DStv Premium customers will be able to access Showmax via the DStv Now app, [...]

New local reality show soon available on A+E Networks’ Lifetime

A+E Networks’ Lifetime (DStv 131) will introduce a new local reality show, Love at Second Swipe available as from 25 October at 20:00. Love at Second Swipe will feature Pabi Moloi as the presenter consisting of a style expert, makeup guru, hairdresser and a life coach to help participants find love with their new look. The [...]