Category Archives: TVE / multiscreen

Tigo launches One TV platform in Guatemala

Tigo (Millicom) introduced its One TV entertainment service in Guatemala, which integrates linear TV with VOD content from providers like HBO, Crackle, Fox Premium and YouTube. Tigo One offers features such as live pause, personalization of TV content, a VOD library that includes recently released films and an integrated search engine with results from all [...]

DirecTV sees growth in digital users during FIFA World Cup

DirecTV released data of its recent coverage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, which was available for more than 8 million subscribers in Latin America. The company said that more than 1.6 million unique users accessed the content of the event through its TV Everywhere platforms, up 70% compared with the 2014 World Cup [...]

DirecTV selects Friend MTS to protect its sports channels in Latin America

Content and revenue protection specialist Friend MTS announced that DirecTV in Latin America selected the companys services to provide protection against streaming piracy for its sports channels. The deployment has included the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 and will include the Premier League and LaLiga. Friend MTS has implemented tracking and monitoring [...]

Megacable’s Xview reached 332,000 subscribers

Mexico’s pay TV operator Megacable announced this week its financial results for the second quarter. The company recorded 3.15 million video subscribers, a 7.9% growth (or 230,000 net adds) compared to Q217, reaching the fifth consecutive quarter of growth. Multiscreen service Xview continues to experience a positive performance, reaching 332,000 subscribers in 2Q18, which represents [...]

“El Lobista” is the most watched content on Flow

Argentine TV series El Lobista, co-produced by Cablevisión, TNT, Eltrece and Pol-ka, is the most-watched content of the year on Cablevsións multi-screen platform Flow, with more than 2 million views reached in less than two months after its release, dethroning “Game of Thrones “, according to data provided by the operator. Cablevisión said in a [...]

Cablevisión Flow adds content from Sony Pictures Television

Cablevisión, Argentina’s leading pay TV operator, has signed an agreement with Sony Pictures Television to add its content to multi-screen platform Flow and Channel 1 in HD. Through this agreement, “Hugo Chávez: El Comandante” is now available with the story of the Venezuelan leader, and soon will be added “En la Boca del Lobo”, a [...]

VTR offers new app with linear TV and VOD

Chilean largest cable operator VTR is offering its subscribers a new multiplatform app – called VTR Play – that integrates 65 TV channels and 4,000 VOD contents. The application was launch in May and since then has been downloaded by 50,000 users and about 25,000 have played at least one content, according to data provided [...]

Telecentro revamps its TV Everywhere platform

Argentine operator Telecentro has launched an evolution of its TV Everywhere platform, Telecentro Play. The service now integrates new features in the set-top box, as well as the possibility of watching linear live TV on mobile devices. The new application is available free for HD clients. For other TV clients, the monthly price is AR$ [...]

Cablevisión Flow app reaches 580,000 users

Cablevisión Flow mobile app currently has 580,000 users in Argentina, and about 290,000 users access the service through set-top boxes, according to data provided by the company to NexTV News Latam. In Uruguay, the Flow application, which was launched in September 2017, has reached 15,000 users. Flow is the multiplatform service of the Argentine operator, [...]