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Ultravision deploys Nagra’s Conax Go Live solution in Mexico

Nagra announced the first cloud deployment of its Conax GO Live solution in Mexico, with the operator Ultravision, which will deploy a multi-screen pay TV service. Ultravisions new multiscreen service UltraTV, which is expected to launch this month, will enable its subscribers to watch linear pay TV channels in Puebla, Mexico using their iOS or [...]

Roku to resume sales in Mexico

Roku announced that the company will resume sales of its streaming devices in Mexico in the coming weeks, after a favorable ruling from the 11th Collegiate Court in CDMX. Todays decision is an important victory for Roku and its Mexican distributor, Latamel Distribuidora, S. de R.L. de C.V. and Mexican retailers in the legal battle [...]

StarTV to add OTT services to TV offer in 2019

Mexican DTH operator StarTV is working on partnerships with OTTs services to complement its content offering. In 2019, it will offer well known platforms, said in an interview with NexTV News Latam the companys general director, Bruno Pruneda. Meanwhile, the company moves forward with its ‘double play’ package that integrates pay TV with satellite Internet. [...]

ESPN launches dedicated women’s sports brand in Mexico

ESPN has launched in Mexico espnW, its dedicated womens brand, which includes content initiatives to engage and inspire women across ESPNs linear, digital and social platforms. The brand will feature a mix of inspirational, lifestyle stories around sporting events and provide more coverage of female athletes and womens sports. The launch of espnW in Mexico [...]

MVS wins Supreme Court support for FTA TV in CDMX

Mexicos Supreme Court of Justice (SCJN) ruled in favor of MVS Comunicaciones, which wants to provide free-to-air TV in Mexico City, with the 52Mx channel. This is the most important FTA market in the country. For the second time, the Justice ruled in favor of MVS, which had filed a protective action against the Telecommunications [...]

ESPN to air ‘Injustice 2’ regional finals in Mexico

In order to meet the growing demand for eSports content, Warner Bros. Games will broadcast the regional final of the Latin League “Injustice 2”, Season 2, in partnership with Gamelta and ESPN in Mexico. The event will be held at the CDMX and will be broadcast exclusively on TV on Thursday, October 11 at 9:00 [...]

Ultravision prepares to launch new multiscreen service

Mexican operator Ultravision is preparing to launch a new multiscreen TV service before the end of this year. For this initiative, the company has selected Broadpeak solutions. Ultravision will rely on Broadpeaks BkM100 video delivery manager, BkS400 HTTP video cache servers, and BkS350 origin packager. By monitoring live and on-demand content, and then caching popular [...]

Mexico wants 30% local content quota for OTT services

The Mexican Chamber of Deputies will ask streaming platforms such as Netflix, Claro Video and Blim to include 30% of national productions in their content library. “We intend that, in the case of cinema, platforms such as Blim, Claro Video and Netflix establish a 30% national productions quota. Platforms like Netflix are worth 80 billion [...]

Imagen Televisión announces new programming

Mexican broadcaster Imagen Televisión announced its 2019 programming slate. Olegario Vázquez Aldir, CEO of Grupo Empresarial Ángeles, to which Grupo Imagen belongs, highlighted that in less than two years, the network reached a 15% market share. “We are not afraid of competition, we have never been scared by competition or the battle to win the [...]