Tag Archives: broadband

Mexico: Pay TV subscribers down 0.8% in Q317

According to Q317 data released by Mexican regulator IFT, total pay TV accesses in the country reached 22.2 million, down 0.8% compared to the figure reported by operators in the same period of previous year. The service penetration “went from 67 to 66 accesses per 100 households,” the regulator said. At the end of the [...]

Oi launches broadband offer with video content

Brazilian telecommunications company Oi has launched a new product – called Oi Total Play – that allows broadband customers to access the content of the digital platforms of Discovery, ESPN, FOX Networks Group Brazil (FNG), HBO, Sony and Viacom. The bundle also includes fixed telephony. The product is oriented to a new segment of broadband customers [...]

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 [...]

Algar Telecom readies OTT service

Brazilian telecommunications company Algar Telecom will launch this year an OTT platform, which will be bundled with broadband services, said Algars Marketing Director, Márcio Jesus Silva, during NexTV Series Brazil 2017. The plan is to offer a product without linear content. The new service is expected to be launched soon within the companys concession area. [...]

VTR to use AWS spectrum for residential broadband service

Chilean operator VTR (Liberty Global) will launch a new residential broadband service using the AWS spectrum the company obtained to enter the mobile market. VTR launched mobile telephony services in 2012, but then the company stopped using its own network and decided to become a virtual operator (MVNO), in 2014, using Telefónicas network. VTRs CEO, [...]

TIM signs deal with Sky Brasil to offer bundled services

Brazilian telecommunication company TIM (Telecom Italia) announced an agreement with Sky Brasil (AT&T) to jointly sell bundled services in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. The offer will include TIMs mobile, fixed telephony and broadband services with Skys pay TV services. Packages will be available from the second half of February. Customers of the DTH [...]