Tag Archives: Cablevision

Telecom-Cablevisión merger approved in Argentina

After ten month of research and analysis, Argentina’s National Commission for the Defense of Competition (CNDC) approved the merger between Telecom and cable TV operator Cablevisión. According to a statement, the anti-trust regulator established remedies and obligations to guarantee conditions of competition in the various services involved throughout the country.” In this way, Telecom must [...]

Grupo Clarín and Supercanal sign deal, end long conflict

Argentinas Grupo Clarín and Supercanal (Grupo Vila-Manzano) have signed an agreement that ends almost 20 years of conflict. Through a document, the companies committed to end the legal cases filed by both parties, related to the ownership of a stake in Supercanal. The agreement was announced on June 15 in the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange. [...]

Cablevisión and Personal clients will be able to watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup on Flow without using data

Customers of the mobile phone company Personal and pay TV operator Cablevisión in Argentina will be able to access all 64 matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia without using mobile data. Through this initiative, Personal postpaid customers who are also Cablevisión clientes and are using Flow App will be able to access [...]

Cine.Ar launches HD channel on Cablevisión

Cine.Ar, the channel that belongs to the National Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts (INCAA) of Argentina, announced that it will launch its high definition channel on Cablevisión (channel 640), and will soon be available on other pay TV operators in the country. The channel offers national movies, as well as short films and documentaries. [...]

Telecom Argentina prioritizes Docsis over copper

During a press conference held within the framework of the 2018 International Telecommunications Seminar (SIT in Spanish), Telecom Argentinas CTO, Miguel Fernández, said that the new company will use Cablevisións HFC network – and Docsis technology – in those cities where it overlaps with Telecoms copper network. “It is a city-to-city strategy, where there is [...]

Roku plans new legal actions to resume sales in Mexico

Roku will initiate new legal actions to resume the commercialization of its devices in Mexico, the company said to El Financiero newspaper. Last month, federal judges in Mexico City and in Torreón, Coahuila, denied the legal actions promoted to revoke the suspension. According to the company, “the current prohibition harms consumers, the retail sector and [...]

Cablevisión adds two new HD channels

Argentina’s largest pay TV operator, Cablevisión, announced the addition of E! Entertaiment and Telemundo to its HD lineup. This way, the operator’s high definition platform now offers more than 70 channels. The operator said that the two new HD channels are available from March 27 for Cablevisión HD customers and on Flow multi-screen service, which [...]

Cablevisión Flow app reaches 580,000 users

Cablevisión Flow mobile app currently has 580,000 users in Argentina, and about 290,000 users access the service through set-top boxes, according to data provided by the company to NexTV News Latam. In Uruguay, the Flow application, which was launched in September 2017, has reached 15,000 users. Flow is the multiplatform service of the Argentine operator, [...]