Monthly Archives: November 2020

Uruguayan pay TV operators to be able to offer broadband using private networks

The Uruguayan Government has recently announced that changes in the Media Law available in the country (Law N° 19,307; 2014) will be implemented. The most relevant ones are focused on the possibility that pay TV operators can offer services using private networks, and not only those provided by the Uruguayan telco Antel, as currently established [...]

StarTimes Uganda to offer bouquet upgrade and new content for Christmas 2020

The StarTimes Christmas promotion will give the subscribers and prospects the opportunity to watch and enjoy a higher bouquet when they subscribe for 2 months on to any of the available bouquets. The Marketing Director of StarTimes Uganda, Isma Lule, said, Customers can enjoy the new promotion dubbed Recharge and get upgraded when they recharge [...]

Canal+ partners with Qotto to offer solar powered TV in Benin

The solar home system provider Qotto Benin has collaborated with Canal+, a French company specialized in the distribution of pay TV channels. The two companies will provide the Mivoo+ kit, together with decoders, satellite dishes and a special package. Qotto Benin is now part of the list of Canal+ partners for solar-powered television in Africa. [...]

OSN to air Disney’s ‘Mulan’ in MENA

OSN will air Disneys Mulan on its platform from December 3, just three months after the movies worldwide release in cinemas. The movie will be accessible to even those without a paid OSN subscription for 24 hours. As from December 3 to 4, non-subscribers will have the opportunity the Hollywood blockbuster on the OSN Streaming app website. [...]

U-Beat expande su presencia en México con Totaplay

Después de haber anunciado su integración a oferta de canales de Sky, donde llegó a México y otros países de Latinoamérica, El canal U-Beat (Grupo Mediapro) anunció ahora su incorporación a la grilla de programación del  operador de TV paga mexicano Totalplay, ampliando de este modo su alcance en el país.  El canal ya se [...]

U-Beat joins Totalplay’s grid in Mexico

After having announced its integration into the Skys channel offering, where it reached Mexico and other Latin American countries, the U-Beat channel (Mediapro Group) has now announced its addition into the programming grid of the Mexican pay TV operator Totalplay, expanding thus its reach in the country. The channel is now available exclusively for Sky [...]

Martínez Raposo: “El canal lineal tiene mucha vida, pero debemos ofrecer contenidos para cualquier dispositivo”

Otro de los paneles virtuales que se desarrollaron durante la última edición de Nextv Series South America se tituló El nuevo mercado VOD de películas y series en América del Sur. Allí, el equipo de expertos de la industria reunido por Dataxis dio su punto de vista sobre varios temas relacionados, incluyendo el combate contra [...]

Martinez Raposo: ‘Linear channels still have a long way to go, buy we must offer content for any device’

Another of the virtual panels that were developed during the last Nextv Series South America edition was titled The new market of VOD films and series in South America. The team of industry experts gathered by Dataxis gave their point of view on various related issues, including the fight against movie piracy in Latin America; [...]

Universidad de Chile lanzará un nuevo canal de TDT

La Universidad de Chile anunció oficialmente este último jueves 19 de noviembre el lanzamiento de un nuevo canal de TV, con motivo de la celebración de su 178° aniversario. De acuerdo a la información que se reportó, se transmitirá como un canal de TDT, en el canal 11.2. Para el lanzamiento del canal, la entidad [...]

Universidad de Chile plans to launch new DTT channel

The Universidad de Chile has officially announced this last Thursday, November 19th, the launch of a new TV channel, due to the celebration of its 178th anniversary. According to the information that was reported, it will be launched as a DTT channel, on channel 11.2. For the launch of the channel, the educational entity has [...]