Tag Archives: DirecTV

Alianza restructures itself and creates executive board to advance in combating content piracy

In an effort to more closely align with priorities for future consolidated strategies against piracy, the organization Alianza (Contra Pirateria de Television Paga) announced its restructuring with the creation of an executive board of officers. The executive board will be comprised of members from DirecTV, Discovery, ESPN, FOX and Turner, a group of content providers, [...]

OnDirecTV airs weekly Argentine film series

In September, OnDirecTV (DirecTVs channels 201 SD and 1201 HD)  airs an Argentine film series, with movies co-produced by DirecTV Argentina. Films to be broadcast are ‘Nieve Negra’, ‘Gilda, no me arrepiento de este amor’, Koblic’ and ‘Permitidos’. All movies will be broadcast every September Thursdays and will also be available, in Argentina, on DirecTV [...]

DirecTV to take the Basketball FIBA World Cup from China to Latin America

The FIBA Basketball World Cup, which this time will be held at eight locations in the main Chinese cities, will be available between August 31st and September 15th on DirecTV and the DirecTV Sports App, DirecTV Sports.com and DirecTV GO platforms. 32 teams will participate in the competition for the first time. For Latin America, [...]

DirecTV and ESPN develops US Open expanded coverage for Latin America

DTH DirecTV announced it is suggesting a new way of living the US Open, fourth and final 2019 seasons Grand Slam. From next Monday, August 26th, and during the first five days, DirecTV and ESPN are presenting US Open Mix, which will offer an extended coverage of what happens at the Flushing Meadows Park courts, [...]

DirecTV airs special production to commemorate Woodstock’s 50th anniversary

OnDirecTV, channel available for all DirecTV subscribers in Latin America, announced it will broadcast the documentary Woodstock: three days that defined a generation today, which aims to tell the story of the mythical festival that brought together more than half a million fans and some of the greatests artists of all times over three days.  [...]

DirecTV GO arrives at Roku in Chile, Colombia and Peru

Roku announced that the OTT DirecTV GO is available from today on the Roku streaming platform in Chile, Colombia and Peru. Through DirecTV GO, Roku clients will be able to access live and on-demand programming -movies and the best HD TV series included-.  We are glad to add DirecTV GO to the Roku platform, which [...]

Argentine football club Talleres de Cordoba joins DirecTV’s programming grid

DTH DirecTV reported today that it will partner with the Argentine football club Talleres in a new stage of its institutional, social and sports project through a commercial agreement that, apart from allowing DirecTV to be at the clubs official clothing at one of the main brands, it also includes programming contents and benefits for [...]

Atrescine joins DirecTV’s offer in Latin America

Atrescine, TV channel focused on broadcasting cinematographic contents from Spain and aimed to reach the Hispanic market, announced it will be aired in Latin America through DTH operator DirectTV, on its 1519 channel (HD). The TV channels catalog includes more than 7 thousand feature films, including some that date from the 1950s and 1960s, and [...]

Venezuela loses more than 70 thousand pay TV subscribers in Q4 2018

In its Telecommunications Area Figures Report belonging to the fourth quarter 2018, Venezuelan National Telecommunications Commission (Conatel) recorded 4,623,817 pay TV subscribers in the country. The previous mentioned figure represents a 1.51% fall compared to last years same period, where there were 4,694,862 pay TV subscribers in Venezuela. From the total pay TV subscribers already [...]