Monthly Archives: July 2018

Xview de Megacable alcanzó 332 mil suscriptores

El operador mexicano Megacable presentó los resultados del Q218. La compañía registró 3,15 millones de suscriptores de video, un aumento de 7,9% (o 230 mil adiciones netas) en comparación al mismo período del 2017, registrando el quinto trimestre consecutivo con crecimiento. El servicio multipantalla Xview continúa con un desempeño positivo y ya alcanzó 332 mil [...]

DirecTV Latin America added 140,000 subscribers in Q218

AT&T announced its financial results for the second quarter. The company reported that DirecTV ended the period with 13.7 million subscribers in Latin America, after recording 140,000 net additions, even with declines in Brazil. The number of total subscribers in Latin America does not include Sky Mexico (Televisa-AT&T) which at the end of Q218 had [...]

DirecTV sumó 140 mil clientes en Latinoamérica en el Q218

AT&T anunció los resultados financieros del segundo trimestre del año. La compañía informó que DirecTV cerró el período con 13,7 millones de abonados en Latinoamérica, luego de registrar 140 mil adiciones netas, aun con pérdidas en Brasil. La base total en Latinoamérica no incluye a los abonados de Sky México (Televisa-AT&T) que al cierre del [...]

Movistar Argentina moves forward with fiber deployment, announces new offer for residential clients

Movistar announced a new offer for its fiber customer base, which has reached 300,000 homes connected, the company said in a statement. The new offer includes unlimited calls to fixed lines nationwide, 300 Mbps of Internet speed and the new Smart WiFi application to auto-manage the wireless connection and devices from the smartphone. Currently, Movistar [...]

Movistar Argentina avanza con fibra óptica y anuncia nueva oferta para clientes residenciales

Movistar presentó su nueva propuesta para clientes de su red de fibra, que ya suma unos 300 mil hogares conectados, según detalló la empresa en un comunicado. La nueva oferta viene con llamadas ilimitadas a líneas fijas de todo el país, 300 Mbps simétricos de Internet y la nueva aplicación Smart WiFi para autogestionar la [...]

Vodacom Mozambique renews license

Mobile operator Vodacom Mozambique has renewed telecommunications licence. With a validity of 15 years, this new license replaces the last held by the telecom company, still valid until August 23, 2018. In fact, with the renewed telecom license, Vodacom Mozambique will be able to offer high-speed Internet, radio, television and other value-added services to consumers [...]

CNN to beam new TV series to explore Africa

A new TV travel series Quests World of Wonder will be available on CNN presented by journalist Richard Quest. Quest, who will also visit Kenya aboard the inaugural Kenya Airways (KQ) New York- Nairobi flight, declares, Were not tourists, were travellers. Its a show about meeting the people who reveal the heart of the city and [...]

SA Comedian makes her debut on

Thenjiwe Moseley, a South African comedian, MC and actress has just bagged a role on daily drama IMBEWU. A force to be reckoned with, Thenjiwe is not new to as she has done a stellar performance as Zodwa on Harvest, a gripping drama series that followed three widows in the marijuana business.  Moseley will [...]

Sony seeks strategic partner for Crackle

Sony Pictures Television is looking a strategic partner for Crackle, with the aim of increasing the streaming services revenues and making it more competitive. The move was announced by Mike Hopkins, Sony Pictures Televisions chairman, In a memo sent to employees on Monday, according to local media. I want to make you all aware that [...]

Sony busca socio estratégico para impulsar el crecimiento de Crackle

Sony Pictures Television está buscando un socio estratégico con el objetivo de crecer en ingresos y volver más competitivo su servicio de streaming Crackle, que cuenta con una importante presencia en Latinoamérica. El presidente de la compañía, Mike Hopkins, adelantó esta nueva estrategia en un comunicado enviado al personal el lunes pasado, según reportaron medios [...]