Tag Archives: Android TV

Uruguay’s TCC to launch new Android TV-based service with 3SS

3 Screen Solutions (3SS), a leading software solutions for STBs and multiscreen digital entertainment provider, announces being chosen by the Uruguayan cable and OTT services provider TCC  to collaborate in the development of its next-generation TV service that will be will launch in 2020. The new TCC service will be powered by 3READY Android TV+ [...]

Brazil’s Oi rolls out Android TV STB

Brazilian company Oi launched a streaming STB based on Android TV, named Streaming Box, which includes the operators own OTT Oi Play, as well as others like Netflix, YouTube and ESPN. The STB is also available to consumers who are not customers of Oi services and costs about R$ 480 (USD 116). The STB was [...]

Atresplayer Premium, Atresmedia’s OTT, also available in Latin America

Atresplayer Premium, the Spanish company Atresmedia SVOD OTT, will be available in Latin America with a vast content catalog, aimed especially for people from Spain residing outside the country and Spanish-speaking users. The OTT offers an extensive VOD catalog and the possibility to access to live Antena 3, International, La Sexta, Antena 3 contents, and [...]

Fixed connectivity is still strengthen in Latin American households

During the last edition of the Nextv Series Colombia event, the leading conference that took place last June 27th at the JW Marriott Hotel in Bogota, Monia Gomes, Head of Business Development Latam at WeTek, Efrain Martinez, CTO at ETB Colombia, Camilo Moreno, Engineering Director at Conexion Digital and Angel Vacacela Díaz, CTO at Univisia [...]

Prime Video is already available on Chromecast and YouTube returns to Amazon Fire TV

In April this year, Amazon and Google announced that they would end their dispute, for which neither YouTube was available on Amazon Fire TV, nor Amazon was compatible with Chromecast. Since yesterday, both companies officially incorporated YouTube and Prime Video into Fire TV and Chromecast, respectively. The clash between Google and Amazon started in 2015, [...]

Blim adds Televisa Group’s channels to its content catalog

The OTT Blim announced it will include 25 Televisa Groups TV channels to the platforms subscribers offer. Blims website will show a TV guide, in which the entire TV channels programming will be available, together with each programs name and the corresponding day and time they are scheduled to be broadcast. Televisa Groups offer will [...]

Google Play is updated on Android TV and makes access to content easier

As part of a Google Plays upgrade on Android TV, the company said it is close to make it easier to Android TV users to register to subscription content. According to the specialized magazine Variety, customers can combine steps that include registration, downloading apps and login with credentials, and allow the use of a four-digit [...]

Amazon and Google add YouTube on Fire TV and Prime Video on Chromecast

Amazon and Google announced that the official YouTube app will be incorporated into Amazon Fire TV devices and Fire TVs Smart TVs and, simultaneously, the Prime Video app will be compatible with Chromecast and devices with Chromecast included. In addition, Prime Video will also be available on some Android TV devices. YouTube TV and YouTube [...]

Irdeto launches Android TV security solution

Irdeto has launched its Android security solution Irdeto Armor, which now provides operators with the ability to securely manage this open platform. The solution is available in Latin America. Irdeto Armor for Android TV enables operators to reap the benefits of Android TV while maintaining full control of security on their platform, including managing content [...]

YouTube TV launches app for Smart TVs, streaming devices and gaming consoles

Google announced the launch of dedicated apps of YouTube TV, its live TV service, for smart TVs, streaming devices and gaming consoles. In a blog post, the company said that in next few days users will be able to stream live TV through the new YouTube TV app on Android TV devices including Nvidia Shield [...]