Monthly Archives: November 2020

GolTV resumes payments to clubs for Ecuadorian football TV rights

After GolTV has confirmed that it will continue paying the broadcasting rights for the Liga Pro -name under which the Ecuadorian Professional Football League is known-, Miguel Angel Loor, President at the Ecuadorian League, confirmed on November 18th through his official Twitter account that GolTV has finally made a new payment to the country’s football [...]

ViacomCBS estaría más cerca de adquirir Chilevisión

Luego de algunos rumores que comenzaron a tener lugar en agosto, el Diario Financiero de Chile reportó en su website este último domingo 22 de noviembre que ViacomCBS estaría más cerca de adquirir el canal de TV abierta Chilevisión, perteneciente a Turner (WarnerMedia; AT&T). Según el website, que cita altas fuentes adentradas en las negociaciones, [...]

ViacomCBS may be about to acquire Chilevision

After some rumors that started to place in August, the Diario Financiero de Chile reported on its website this past Sunday, November 22, that ViacomCBS would be closer to acquiring the free-to-air TV channel Chilevisión, owned by Turner (WarnerMedia; AT&T). According to the website, which cites “high sources” in the negotiations, ViacomCBS is about to [...]

Etisalat picks Ericsson for its 5G network core expansion

Etisalat has chosen Ericsson to implement Ericssons Advanced 5G Radio and 5G Core network with User Data Management (UDM). Connecting the power of a cloud-native network, Etisalats subscribers will have the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of enhanced mobile broadband, Fixed Wireless Access and innovative industrial and IoT solution over 5G. The partnership focuses on [...]

Bonang Matheba collaborates with MTN to expand its mobile app in SA

Bonang Matheba has collaborated with MTN to expand its mobile app, Bonang Mathebas World. As my world continues to grow, expand and innovate, I am especially honoured to partner with MTN and leverage this development in the mobile digital content space. Im excited to be able to reach more fans and engage with them directly [...]

Togocel to start 5G services trial in Togo

Togocel has received the authorities consent to start 5G services trial. Togocel is the first to obtain the approval for 5G testing next year. This authorization will enable the Togolese operator to carry out a full-scale test of 5G under real conditions, with real network equipment. This acquisition aligns with Togo’s ambitions to modernize and [...]

Coggan: “TCC lanzará STB híbrido con Android TV en los primeros meses de 2021”

Durante la última edición virtual de Nextv Series South America, se desarrolló un panel titulado La nueva TV paga va a Android TV. Para el debate, Dataxis reunió a diferentes ejecutivos de la industria expertos en el tema, que incluyó a Leopoldo Spiess, Subgerente de Desarrollo de Producto B2B de Entel Chile; Mario de Oliveira [...]

Coggan: ‘TCC plans to launch an hybrid STB with Android TV in early 2021’

During the last  Nextv Series South Americas virtual edition, a panel called The new pay TV goes to Android TV was held. For the debate, Dataxis gathered different industry executives who are experts on the subject, such as Leopoldo Spiess, Deputy Manager of B2B Product Development at Entel Chile; Mario de Oliveira Madeira, CTO at [...]

TV paga cierra primer semestre de 2020 con pérdida de suscriptores en Bolivia

Según reportó oficialmente la Autoridad de Regulación y Fiscalización de Telecomunicaciones y Transportes de Bolivia (ATT), el mercado de TV paga en el país finalizó la primera mitad de 2020 con 604.477 suscriptores. Se trata de una caída de casi el 7,5% (o 48.742 clientes) en relación a diciembre de 2019, cuando el sector reunió [...]

Bolivian pay TV loses subscribers on the first half 2020

As officially reported by the Bolivian Autoridad de Regulacion y Fiscalizacion de Telecomunucaciones y Transportes (ATT), the pay TV market in the country ended the first half of 2020 with 604,477 subscribers. This is a fall of almost 7.5% (or 48,742 clients) in relation to December 2019, when the sector gathered a total of 653,219 [...]