Category Archives: TVE / multiscreen

Panamas Cable Onda unveiled Cable Onda Go App

Panamanian operator Cable Onda unveiled during Tepal 2017, last week, the new mobile application Cable Onda Go, which allows its pay TV customers to access live channels and on demand content at no additional cost. The app is available for iOS and Android devices. Contents include series, films, sports and children’s programming, among others. The service [...]

Globosat Play reached 2.6 million registered users

Brazilian TV Everywhere platform Globosat Play is celebrating three years old in June with numbers that, according to the company, “confirm the success among pay TV subscribers.” The service already has 2.6 million registered users, 4.5 million app downloads and more than 60 million hours viewed. Globosat said in a statement the platform features 11,000 hours [...]

Megacable launches multi-platform service with linear TV, VOD

Mexican pay TV operator Megacable has launched Xview, a video platform that combines on-demand content with linear TV, available through multiple devices. The service has an additional cost of MX$ 50 (USD 2.8) for current clients. The company expects to end its first year with 500,000 subscribers. Xview is initially available in Guadalajara, Puebla, Veracruz [...]

Net promotes multiscreen strategy with bundled offer for broadband subscribers

Brazil’s main MSO, Net, announced new pay TV and broadband offerings, along with a new advertising campaign focused on the multiscreen concept. The operator’s fixed broadband users could already access the VOD platform called ‘Now Online’ with a catalog of 15,000 of Claro Video titles. Now, Net announced an option for these customers to have [...]

Cablevisión to launch Flow app for Smart TVs

During NexTV Series South America, the leading conference organized by Dataxis, Gonzalo Hita, COO of Cablevisión, said they are working with the country’s top TV set brands to incorporate Flow app. The world of the apps opens the possibility of being available in all devices,  the executive added. Currently, 300,000 customers are using the Flow [...]

ESPN expands online video offering in Brazil

ESPN announced an expansion of its multiplatform strategy in Brazil. The sports channel will launch a new online video service that will be offered in partnership with broadband operators. The new initiative will operate under the brand ESPN Play and will include content from the TV Everywhere service WatchESPN, which is available to pay TV [...]

Esporte Interativo launches eSports tournament

Brazilian sports channel Esporte Interativo (Turner) will launch the EI Games Cup on June 5. The competition will have 15 episodes with the participation of Youtubers and the best professional players of FIFA 17 in Brazil. It will be available on TV, YouTube, Facebook, and the OTT platform Esporte Interativo Plus. The competition will begin [...]

HBO GO adds Chromecast support

HBO Latin America announced that the digital entertainment platform HBO GO is now available with Chromecast, which  brings online content to the TV screens. With the addition of Chromecast, we are providing more flexibility to HBO subscribers so that they can enjoy our content anytime, anywhere, said Francisco Smith, EVP of Distribution and Content Development [...]

Box Brazil launches TV Everywhere platform

Brazilian programmer Box Brazil announced during NexTV Series Brazil 2017 the launch of the TV Everywhere platform Box Brazil Play, which is already available in beta for selected users. It will officially launch in May for pay TV subscribers. This is the first TV Everywhere platform among independent Brazilian channels. It will offer a catalogue [...]