Monthly Archives: August 2021

Brisanet plans to launch new Android TV STB in Brazil

Brazilian telecommunications company Brisanet is working on the launch of a new STB with Googles Android TV operating system, which will be called Brisabox TV. The information has been reported on the specialized website Android TV Guide. Up to now, from Brisanet they have not expressed themselves on the launch of the new product. With [...]

UNITEL and Huawei join forces to launch mobile money service in Angola

UNITEL launched this week a digital money service “UNITEL Money” in Angola. The service allows users to make deposit, withdrawal, transfer and payment via mobile phone, without needing a bank account.The technology platform used by UNITEL is powered by Huawei, with whom the company has been cooperating over the past couple of years. “The project [...]

Netflix’s South African series ‘Blood and Water’ returns for a new season

Netflix released the trailer for the second season of the original South African series, Blood and Water. The mystery-drama series is making a comeback for a new season with new additions that come with secrets of their own. The long-awaited series will return on September 26, 2021. The teen drama will continue from where it [...]

Showmax coming up with new local TV series and movies

Showmax, the African streaming service announced new addition to its catalogue, namely, eight series and three movies, including Showmaxs first romcom telenovela and scripted West African Showmax Original.  This set of new series and movies follows a steady flow of Showmax Originals in 2021, from critically acclaimed scripted series to reality TV series. Candice Fangueiro, [...]

Dataxis abre registración a Nextv Content Distribution Latin America en su primera edición virtual

Continuando con su agenda de eventos virtuales planeados para la segunda mitad de 2021, Dataxis anuncia la realización de la primera edición virtual de Nextv Content Distribution Latin America, la cual tendrá lugar los días martes 28 y miércoles 29 de septiembre, ambos días a partir de las 9:00 AM (CDMX-COL). La registración para la [...]

Dataxis opens registration for Nextv Content Distribution Latin America on its first virtual edition

Going on with its virtual events agenda planned for the second half of 2021, Dataxis announces the first Nextv Content Distribution Latin Americas virtual edition, which will take place on Tuesday, September 28th and Wednesday, September 29th, both days from 9:00 AM (CDMX-COL). Registration for the conference is now open, and can be done here. [...]

Brasil se encamina en aprobar nuevas reglas para la transmisión del fútbol en TV

El Senado de Brasil aprobó este martes la Lei do Mandante (N° 2.336, de 2021), la cual introduce cambios en los derechos de transmisión de partidos de fútbol en Brasil. El texto modifica la normativa actual establecida en la Lei Pelé (N°9.615, de 1998), que indica que los derechos de TV de los equipos que [...]

Brazil is close to approve new rules for football broadcasts on TV

Brazilian Senate has approved this last Tuesday the Lei do Mandante (N°. 2,336; 2021), which introduces changes on football matches broadcasting rights in Brazil. The text makes changes on the current regulations established in the Lei Pele (N° 9,615; 1998), which reports that the TV rights of the teams that star in a football match [...]

Discusión sobre el futuro del entretenimiento y el video llega a Nextv Series South America con ejecutivos de Zappware, Liberty Latin America, Claro Argentina y WarnerMedia Latin America

Dataxis continúa confirmando nuevos paneles para la próxima edición virtual de Nextv Series South America. En este marco, otro de los que se desarrollarán durante la conferencia líder llevará por título El futuro del entretenimiento y el video, y tendrá lugar el próximo miércoles 1° de septiembre entre las 11:00 AM y las 11:45 AM [...]

Discussion on the future of entertainment and video to be part of Nextv Series South America’s day 1 with executives from Zappware, Liberty Latin America, Claro Argentina and WarnerMedia Latin America

Dataxis has confirmed a new panel for the coming Nextv Series South Americas virtual edition. This way, one of those that will take place during the leading conference will be called The future of entertainment and video, and will be held on Wednesday, September 1st between 11:00 AM and 11:45 AM (ART). Registration for the [...]