Category: TVE / multiscreen

Megacable selects ThinkAnalytics recommendation engine for Xview

Mexican operator Megacable has selected ThinkAnalytics, developer of a multi-platform TV search and recommendations engine, to personalize Xview pay-TV customers linear and VOD experiences on set-top boxes, online and on mobile apps with recommendations based on their viewing preferences. In addition, Megacable is reaping the benefits of ThinkBigData to gain valuable, granular insight into user behavior and [...]

Cablevisión Flow app reaches 400,000 users in Argentina

Argentinas largest pay TV operator, Cablevisión, announced that the app of its Flow multi-screen service has reached 400,000 users, while 140,000 clients access the service through set-top boxes. Recently, the company launched the product in Uruguay, as NexTV News Latam had already reported. The platform integrates linear TV channels, On Demand content and new features [...]

Tigo to deploy One TV platform in Latin America

Millicom confirmed, through a press release, that it plans to gradually deploy its next generation TV service, Tigo One TV, to all of its Latin American markets. The platform is currently available in Colombia, where it was launched a few days ago. The service is the result of a partnership between Millicom and TiVo. Tigo [...]

Telemundo Deportes joins Playmaker Media for streaming coverage of the 2018 World Cup Russia

Telemundo Deportes has chosen NBC Sports Playmaker Media technology to power its streaming coverage of the 64 games of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia. In addition, both companies partnered to provide end-to-end support for companies in need of high-quality streaming solutions for the sports audience. As stated in a press release, Telemundo Deportes will [...]

Panama’s Cable Onda unveiled Cable Onda Go App

Panamanian operator Cable Onda unveiled during Tepal 2017, last week, the new mobile application Cable Onda Go, which allows its pay TV customers to access live channels and on demand content at no additional cost. The app is available for iOS and Android devices. Contents include series, films, sports and children’s programming, among others. The service [...]

Globosat Play reached 2.6 million registered users

Brazilian TV Everywhere platform Globosat Play is celebrating three years old in June with numbers that, according to the company, “confirm the success among pay TV subscribers.” The service already has 2.6 million registered users, 4.5 million app downloads and more than 60 million hours viewed. Globosat said in a statement the platform features 11,000 hours [...]

Megacable launches multi-platform service with linear TV, VOD

Mexican pay TV operator Megacable has launched Xview, a video platform that combines on-demand content with linear TV, available through multiple devices. The service has an additional cost of MX$ 50 (USD 2.8) for current clients. The company expects to end its first year with 500,000 subscribers. Xview is initially available in Guadalajara, Puebla, Veracruz [...]

Net promotes multiscreen strategy with bundled offer for broadband subscribers

Brazil’s main MSO, Net, announced new pay TV and broadband offerings, along with a new advertising campaign focused on the multiscreen concept. The operator’s fixed broadband users could already access the VOD platform called ‘Now Online’ with a catalog of 15,000 of Claro Video titles. Now, Net announced an option for these customers to have [...]