Tag Archives: DTH

StarTV adds HBO Go to its content catalog in Mexico

The Mexican DTH StarTV announced the incorporation of HBO Go to its contents. The launch is StarTV’s first effort to incorporate OTT content to its catalog. The company also added the Claro Sports catalog to its content offering. Subscribers with HBO Max on demand or with our Universo package can access HBO Go from June [...]

StarTV adds Claro Sports catalog into its programming grid

Mexican DTH StarTV announced that the Latin American sports content channel Claro Sports is joining its programming grid, on channel 515 for all of Mexico. According to the company, the content will be available in the Cosmo package, which is part of its offer, and includes 85 TV channels for USD 14.5. Some of the [...]

Argentine DTH Nice TV is already available in ArSat 1

According to information from the satellite EDS website, the Argentine DTH programming package Nice TV, which belongs to the Interam Group and was  launched this year with equipment and facilities from companies in China and Paraguay, is now available on the Arsat 1 satellite. Apart from the use of the previous mentioned satellite, EDS  detected [...]

SES and Sersat deploy content delivery platform in Latin America

The satellite company SES announced the creation of a new platform developed on the SES-14 satellite in partnership with Sarsat (Datco Group), a leader in the telecommunications sector in Argentina, which will deploy more facilities for the delivery of video content to pay TV operators, programmers and broadcasters in Latin America. With the new platform, [...]

AT&T to launch new DirecTV OTT in Q4 2019

AT&T announced that DirecTVs full catalog will be available in streaming format from the last quarter of the year and, according to John Donovan, CEO of the company, the measure promises to radically transform the TV industry. He also said that the new product will be really disruptive in terms of features and capabilities According [...]

Lolly Kids TV may arrive at Latin America

The children’s music channel Lolly Kids TV announced it is arriving at Spain and intends to find new operators to expand itself to Latin America in the future. The channel’s content offer is available for DTH, IPTV and OTT cable operators, in Full HD resolution. Its catalog is now being offered on several channels in [...]

Telefonica Chile loses DTH and adds IPTV customers in Q1 2019

Telefonica Chile presented its Q1 2019 financial results report and informed that its TV segment revenues fell by 8.1% due to a lower impact of DTH operating customers (they had a 13% inter-annual fell), balanced by a 44% growth on IPTV, in line with the fiber optic growth recorded. According to official information delivered by [...]

DirecTV to be available for United Airlines flights in Latin America

US airline United Airlines includes DirecTVs offer for free, which is part of a catalog of more than 100 live TV channels and the launch of new Hollywood films, available on selected Boeing 737 aircrafts. The new offer is available to customers on selected long distance routes in Latin America. Apart from including DirecTV live [...]

Venezuela adds DTH and loses pay TV subscribers

According to the figures telecommunications field report at the end of the second quarter 2018, presented by the National Telecommunications Commission (Conatel), Venezuelan pay TV  recorded 4,651,707 subscribers. These number means a 2.84% decrease in relation to the number of subscribers in the second quarter of 2017, which amounted to 4,787,451. The report mentions that, [...]