Category Archives: Pay TV

Fox Sports App to be only available in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico from December

According to what was officially reported, Fox Sports app will no longer be available in Latin America from next December 5th, with the exception of Argentina, Brazil and Mexico. The company has previously announced that Fox Sports subscriptions from iTunes Store and Google Play are no renewing themselves since last October 11th in Latin America, [...]

Zapping TV adds ESPN and Disney TV channels to its offer

Chilean OTT pay TV Zapping TV announced it is adding seven new ESPN and Disney TV channels to its content offer. ESPN, ESPN 2, ESPN 3, ESPN+, Disney Channel Disney XD and Disney Jr are already available for accessing them, without changing the OTT monthly subscription cost. Being able to offer these TV channels confirms [...]

CDF must give a refund to its subscribers for not having broadcasted football in the country

Due to the different claims made by the Chilean Football Channel (CDF) subscribers for not broadcasting football matches in the country because of its current social situation, the countrys National Consumer Service (Sernac) decided to request the Turner channel to refund its subscribers for the non-provision of services.  According to what Sernac reported to the [...]

Fox Sports App to be only available in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico from December

According to what was officially reported, Fox Sports app will no longer be available in Latin America from next December 5th, with the exception of Argentina, Brazil and Mexico. The company has previously announced that Fox Sports subscriptions from iTunes Store and Google Play are no renewing themselves since last October 11th in Latin America, [...]

Fox+ and Fox Premium D2C offer is also cancelled in Google Play and iTunes Store in Brazil

One day after the Disney+ launch in the US, Fox announced that its Fox+ and Fox Premium SVOD platforms will no longer be available 2DC in Google Play and iTunes Store in Brazil, starting today. The measure is added to the one announced in Mexico last week, where the company, owned by Disney since March, [...]

CDF must give a refund to its subscribers for not having broadcasted football in the country

Due to the different claims made by the Chilean Football Channel (CDF) subscribers for not broadcasting football matches in the country because of its current social situation, the countrys National Consumer Service (Sernac) decided to request the Turner channel to refund its subscribers for the non-provision of services.  According to what Sernac reported to the [...]

A Vivo continua sua expansão de FTTH e IPTV e já tem 10 milhões de HPs no Brasil

Em seu reporte de resultados do Q3 2019, a Vivo informou que adicionou 33 novas cidades a sua rede FTTH entre janeiro e setembro, que, até agora, somam 154, levando em consideração as outras 121 onde implantou FTTH em 2018. No Q3 2019, a empresa teve mais de 10 milhões de HPs no país. As [...]

Apple TV+ officially launched in South Africa

Apple TV +, Apple’s streaming subscription service has been launched in South Africa and around the world.The service promises many exclusive series such as the highly anticipated The Morning Show with Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carell. The platform has also signed an agreement with Oprah to produce content in the near future and [...]

Brazil records in September the largest pay TV subscribers loss in 2019

According to what the Brazilian National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) reported, Brazilian Pay-TV lost 266 thousand subscribers in September, and 1.7 million annually. This is the largest monthly subscribers loss so far this year. In addition, the agency reported that the pay-TV customer base in September was 16.08 million. The Brazilian pay-TV operator with the largest [...]

Costa Rica could apply new tax on digital platforms and pay TV subscribers

The Costa Rican Infocommunication and Technology  Chamber (Infocom) warned about an eventual tax collection on cable and satellite TV and digital platforms, which will affect more than 833 thousand subscribers. This is a new 1.5% tax, which is intended to finance the countrys film industry. The projects aim is to achieve income from cross-border digital [...]