Tag Archives: Pay-TV

Stenna acquires ZooMoo Kids children’s channel for Brazil

According to information reported by various websites in Brazil, the international company Stenna LLC announced this last Monday, November 23rd, that it has acquired the ZooMoo Kids children’s channel on October 20th for Brazil. Before the transaction, the channel belonged to the Canadian company Blue Ant Media, which will continue to own the channel in [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Discovery to represent Sony’s advertising sales in Brazil and Mexico

Discovery Latin America & US Hispanic (DLA / USH – Discovery Inc), has recently announced an agreement with Sony Pictures Television (SPT) through which DLA / USH will become SPTs advertising sales representative in Brazil and Mexico, and pan regional sales from Florida, US. Under the terms of the agreement, DLA / USH will represent [...]

Claro now offers its new STB in more Brazilian cities

According to several specialized websites in Brazil, the Brazilian telecommunications company Claro (America Móvil) launched Claro Box TV, its new STB, initially available for São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, in seven new Brazilian cities. With the expansion of the offer, the device is also available from now on in Belo Horizonte, Brasilia, Campinas, Curitiba, [...]

Telecom Argentina launches Flow Now for its internet clients

According to sources from Telecom Argentina, the company started offering access to the Flow platform to its Fibertel clients (its internet service) through Flow Now, starting this month. Before this launch, Flow was only available to customers of Telecom’s cable TV service, as a TV Everywhere platform. As reported by Telecom Argentina, Flow Now does [...]

Antel stops broadcasting Uruguayan National Team’s Qualifying matches via streaming

At the beginning of October, and due to the Uruguayan National Teams debut in the current Qualifiers (which took place that same day against the Chilean National Team), different specialized websites in the country reported that the only way to watch the football match was through a pay TV operator, unlike in happened in previous [...]

Mundo launches as MVNO in Chile through Mundo Movil

As reported by several specialized websites, the international fund Linzor Capital Partners, which acquired the Chilean triple play operator Mundo Pacifico -recently rebranded as Mundo in 2019-, has officially launched this last Sunday, November 15th, Mundo Movil, a new business line of the operator, which officially allows it to start its operations in the country [...]

Telecom Argentina sigue aumentando la distribución de Flow Boxes y mantiene su base de TV paga estable

Como parte de su presentación de resultados trimestrales del Q3 2020, Telecom Argentina reportó un total de 3,6 millones de suscriptores a TV paga (que ofrece a través del operador Cablevisión), y 1,170 millones de Flow Boxes distribuidas.  La cifra de STBs de Flow tuvo un aumento de 92 mil en relación a las 1.078 [...]

Telecom Argentina continues increasing Flow Boxes distribution and keeps its pay TV base stable

As part of its Q3 2020 quarterly results report presentation , Telecom Argentina reported a total of 3.6 million pay TV subscribers (offered through the Cablevision pay TV operator), and 1,170 million Flow Boxes distributed. The number of Flow STBs made an increase of 92 thousand in relation to the 1,078 thousand that had been [...]