Monthly Archives: January 2019

StarTimes to broadcast UNILAG TV in Lagos

The Vice Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, gave the assurance at a news conference to launch the University of Lagos Television Station (UNILAG TV) and unveiling of its logo. Today, we are elated to see this great dream come to full manifestation while trailing the blaze not only in Nigeria, but in the [...]

Safaricom announces new TubeStar base station

Safaricom has launched a new base station technology, TubeStar, developed by Chinese multinational ICT firm Huawei and designed to extend the reach of the telco’s urban network. The base station occupies 75% less space than the traditional base station making it easier to offer services in urban settlement where land allocation is usually a challenge. [...]

My-HD extends deal with SPI International for MENA

Middle East pay TV platform My-HD will carry channel provider SPI Internationals flagship TV channels for another three years thanks to a new deal between the companies. The new agreement ensures that subscribers to My-HD pay TV services will continue to be able to view channels provided by SPI International, providing access to content ranging [...]

Record TV realizó la primera votación en vivo con middleware de TV digital en Brasil

El canal de TV abierta Record TV llevó adelante la primera votación en vivo en la televisión digital de Brasil utilizando el control remoto, con el middleware Ginga, para elegir a los mejor vestidos de los Golden Globe 2019. Record TV es el primero en utilizar este método de interacción con su audiencia en Brasil. [...]

Record TV made the first live voting with digital TV middleware in Brazil

Brazilian free-to-air  TV network Record TV made the first live voting in Brazilian digital TV through remote control, with the middleware Ginga, in order to choose the best dressed in the Golden Globe 2019. Record TV is the first TV network in using this method to interact with its audience in Brazil. The novelty took [...]

ICE presenta una denuncia por la compra de Cable Visión en 2013

El Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) presentó una denuncia al Ministerio Público por la compra de Cable Visión de Costa Rica, en 2013, cuando la empresa estaba en deterioro. La denuncia busca sentar responsabilidades sobre funcionarios o terceros que hayan participado en el proceso de dicha compra. La denuncia se fundamenta en los documentos y [...]

ICE files complaint for Cable Visión’s purchase in 2013

Costa Rican Institute of Electricity (ICE) made a complaint to Public Ministry for Cable Visión of Costa Rica purchase, in 2013, when the company was in decline.The complaint is focused on applying responsibilities to officials or thirds who have taken part of the purchases process.. Complaint is based on documents and facts analyzed around the [...]

Liberty Latin América presentó una oferta de compra por Millicom

Liberty Latin America -dueño de VTR de Chile, Liberty Puerto Rico y Cable & Wireless (Flow) en Caribe y Panamá- presentó una oferta de compra de Millicom (Tigo). De concretarse, el acuerdo crearía uno de los operadores de TV paga y telecomunicaciones más grandes de América Latina. Ambas compañías confirmaron las negociaciones. Liberty, controlada por [...]