Tag Archives: Dish+

Mexico to discuss the future of video advertising

The next edition of NexTV Series Mexico & Central America, to be held on September 25 and 26 in Mexico City, will have this year a new thematic segment – called Future Ad Track – that will analyze the future of TV and video advertising with executives of the main companies in the market. In [...]

Univision channels go dark to Dish, Sling TV subs

As of Saturday, June 30, Univision networks are no longer available on Dish Network and Sling TV in the United States, affecting its Spanish-speaking clients, said the media company in a release. According to Univision, the removal of the channels followed Dishs rejection of an offer that would have extended the parties existing contract to [...]

Univision warns subscribers of possible Dish blackout

Univision Communications announced that it is negotiating a new carriage agreement with Dish, so it began alerting the operators clients they could lose some of its networks. Dish has left us no choice but to alert our viewers that they could face yet another Dish service interruption, said Univision in a statement. For many years, [...]

Movistar Play to offer RTVE channels in Latin America

Spanish corporation RTVE has signed new distribution deals in Latin America. The company revealed that TVE Internacional, Star HD and Clan channels will be available on Movistar Play streaming platform, which has presence in several markets in Latin America. RTVE also announced the sale of TVE Internacional to two pay TV platforms in Argentina: Claro [...]

NexTV Series Mexico: Technology leaders discussed changing TV consumption

NexTV Mexico & Central America, the leading conference held on October 3 & 4 at the Presidente Intercontinental hotel in Mexico City, gathered key technology executives to discuss new trends in TV and OTT consumption. Dish CTO, Carlos Miranda said that with the access to the online content the experience is now centered in the [...]

Telmex fined over agreements with Dish

The Federal Institute of Telecommunications (IFT) of Mexico fined Telmex MX$ 5.3 million (USD 286,000) for failing to comply with the terms of its concession due to its agreements with DTH operator Dish Mexico. The telecommunications company said it will appeal the decision. In a statement, the regulator explained that Telmex entered into a series of [...]

Mexico five years away from 4K mainstream adoption

During NexTV Series Mexico & Central America 2016, pay TV operators and content providers agreed that 4K technology is still four or five years away from mainstream adoption.   Carlos Miranda, CTO of Dish, said that 4K is “technically possible” but is still in its early stages in terms of distribution, content creation and devices [...]