Category Archives: TVE / multiscreen

MTV Play app reaches 10 million downloads

MTV Play app has exceeded 10 million downloads in Latin America and 150 million total video views. According to the company, the five countries that consume the most videos on the platform are México, Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela and Argentina. MTV Play launched in Latin America two years ago. The service offers seasons and complete episodes [...]

Cable & Wireless updates its pay TV platform

Cable & Wireless announced the launch of Flow Evo, a new platform that will allow users to be in charge of their own viewing experience, according to Shuja Khan, Chief Commercial Officer of the company. At the click of a remote, clients are able to Pause Live TV, Start From Beginning, access Cloud Recording, in [...]

Cablevisión Flow adds BBC documentaries to its offer

Argentina´s largest pay TV operator Cablevisión announced that it has added 10 BBC documentaries to its VOD catalog, which is available through Flow multiplatform service and channel 1 in HD. In this way, these documentaries join BBCs titles already available on the platform and that users can watch from all devices, as part of the [...]

Megacable’s Xview service ended 2017 with 170,000 subscribers

Mexican pay TV operator Megacable published its Q417 results last week. The video segment reached 3.04 million subscribers, a 2.4% growth compared to Q317, with net adds of 71,000 subscribers, the highest quartelry figure registered since Q116. In turn, the multiplatform service Xview added 43,000 new subscribers and reached a total base of 170,000. In [...]

DirecTV renews its TV Everywhere platform

DirecTV announced that it is upgrading its TV Everywhere platform, where it will offer the 64 matches of the FIFA World Cup 2018, for both its prepaid and postpaid customers, at no additional cost. The new version of DirecTV Sports App now shows a simpler and more modern design, which allows providing greater interactivity and [...]

Cablevisión adds UN3 series to Flow service

Argentina´s largest pay TV operator Cablevisión has signed a distribution deal with UN3 – the channel of the University of Tres de Febrero – to offer UN3 original series on Flow multi-screen platform. Several productions are already available to watch on demand. “Through this agreement with UN3 we continue to bet on national fiction and [...]

Globosat Play recorded 248% growth in VOD consumption

TV Everywhere platform Globosat Play recorded a 248% growth in video on-demand viewing in 2017, the company announced in a press release. In turn, the number of users increased by 36%. Live video consumption, which in 2016 achieved record results thanks to coverage of the Rio Olympics, recorded a moderate 4% growth. The most watched [...]

Motorola returns to the tablet market with AT&T

Motorola (Lenovo) returned to the tablet business with the new Moto Tab, an AT&T exclusive device with a price of USD 299. It is available starting November 17. The new tablet includes a TV Mode that allows users to watch recorded shows and live channels from DirecTV from the home screen. AT&T customers can visit [...]

Megacable’s Xview reaches 127,000 subscribers

Mexicos Megacable said in its Q3 report that its Xview interactive video platform reached 127,000 subscribers, only three months after its launch. Currently, this product covers 22 cities. Xview has had an excellent reception by our users, reaching 127,000 subscribers at the close of 3Q17. These results give us the confidence that the goals set [...]

Megacable selects ThinkAnalytics recommendation engine for Xview

Mexican operator Megacable has selected ThinkAnalytics, developer of a multi-platform TV search and recommendations engine, to personalize Xview pay-TV customers linear and VOD experiences on set-top boxes, online and on mobile apps with recommendations based on their viewing preferences. In addition, Megacable is reaping the benefits of ThinkBigData to gain valuable, granular insight into user behavior and [...]