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Megacable’s Xview service ended 2017 with 170,000 subscribers

Mexican pay TV operator Megacable published its Q417 results last week. The video segment reached 3.04 million subscribers, a 2.4% growth compared to Q317, with net adds of 71,000 subscribers, the highest quartelry figure registered since Q116. In turn, the multiplatform service Xview added 43,000 new subscribers and reached a total base of 170,000. In [...]

Megacable’s Xview reaches 127,000 subscribers

Mexicos Megacable said in its Q3 report that its Xview interactive video platform reached 127,000 subscribers, only three months after its launch. Currently, this product covers 22 cities. Xview has had an excellent reception by our users, reaching 127,000 subscribers at the close of 3Q17. These results give us the confidence that the goals set [...]

Megacable selects ThinkAnalytics recommendation engine for Xview

Mexican operator Megacable has selected ThinkAnalytics, developer of a multi-platform TV search and recommendations engine, to personalize Xview pay-TV customers linear and VOD experiences on set-top boxes, online and on mobile apps with recommendations based on their viewing preferences. In addition, Megacable is reaping the benefits of ThinkBigData to gain valuable, granular insight into user behavior and [...]

Megacable’s Xview reaches 87,000 subscribers in Mexico

Megacable CEO Enrique Yamuni spoke to NexTV News Latam about the strategy and next steps of Xview, the companys next-generation multi-screen service with linear TV and On Demand content that has already reached 87,000 subscribers. – What opportunities did you see in the market when launching Xview? Megacable recognizes that content consumption habits are changing, [...]

Megacable selects Verimatrix for next-generation revenue security for hybrid transition

Security specialist Verimatrix announced that it will be securing revenue for Mexicos operator Megacable as it transitions from offering traditional cable to more advanced hybrid services. The companys VCAS for Broadcast Hybrid solution manages secure video delivery over Megacables broadcast, multicast and OTT networks to single-network and hybrid receivers, plus a wide range of mobile [...]

Mexico to compensate Megacable and TDS for 2.5 Ghz spectrum

Mexican Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) decided to compensate Megacable and TDS Communications with MX$ 84 million (USD 4.7 million) for the recovery of spectrum in 2.5 Ghz band, which will be auctioned in 2018 for mobile services, Expansión reported. IFT will allocate MX$ 9.5 million (USD 535,000) to TDS for the 190 MHz returned by [...]

Megacable sees customers growth again

In its financial statements for the second quarter of 2017, released last week, Mexican operator Megacable reported 2.9 million pay TV subscribers, with net additions of 15,624 clients at which point the company once again re-initiates growth in this segment, without leaving aside credit limit restrictions and thereby generating healthy growth. However, when comparing the [...]

Televisa’s profit up, net sales down in Q2

Televisa announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2017 in which it reported net sales for MX$ 23.2 billion (USD 1,3 billion), 1.5% less compared to previous year. Net income attributable to stockholders increased 2.6% to MX$ 1.4 billion (81.4 million). According to the company, drop in net sales is was attributable to [...]