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Brazil lost 729,000 pay TV subscribers in one year

According to data published by Brazils National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel), the pay TV market registered 17.9 million in January 2018, which represented a loss of 729,000 clients (-3.90%) when compared to the same month of previous year, and close to 30,000 (-0.16%) compared to December 2017. Claro group, which includes the operations of Net and [...]

Net, Claro offer ad-supported Wi-Fi in Brazil

Brazilian operators Net and Claro (América Móvil) have launched ad-supported Wi-Fi. The project allows users who are not clients to connect to the public hotspots of the companies, for 15 minutes, after watching an advertising video. The pilot of the project, carried out in partnership with the Hands agency and with Banco Itaú as the [...]

Net, Gol team up to offer live in-flight TV

Brazilian largest pay TV operator, Net, announced that it has teamed up with Brazilian airline Gol to provide passengers free access to six live TV channels on mobile devices. The services is offered in partnership with TV Globo and Globosat. The available channels are GloboNews, Gloob, GNT, Multishow, OFF and TV Globo. This way, the [...]

TV Brasil launches HD channel on Net

Brazilian public broadcasting network TV Brasil signed an agreement with Net (Claro Brasil) to launch its high definition channel on the operator’s programming lineup. According to Agencia Brasil, the public broadcaster expects to attract other operators in the sector to make new contracts and increase its audience. “Technically the process was already ready and thanks to the [...]

AMC increases distribution in Brazil

AMC Networks International – Latin America announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Brazilian operators Net and Claro TV for its flagship channel AMC. This way, AMCNI adds more than six million new subscribers and triples the number of subscribers of the channel in the country. Net is Brazils largest pay TV operator, [...]

Brazil’s Net launches new feature on mobile app

Brazilian largest pay TV operator Net (América Móvil) announced the launch of a new feature that will give more security during technical visits. Through the mobile app, customers will have access to the name and photo of the technician responsible for the support. In addition, subscribers can track the location of the technician through a [...]

Net promotes multiscreen strategy with bundled offer for broadband subscribers

Brazil’s main MSO, Net, announced new pay TV and broadband offerings, along with a new advertising campaign focused on the multiscreen concept. The operator’s fixed broadband users could already access the VOD platform called ‘Now Online’ with a catalog of 15,000 of Claro Video titles. Now, Net announced an option for these customers to have [...]

Net ordered to compensate client with discount

Sao Paulo court ordered Brazil’s main pay TV operator, Net, to compensate a client with a R$ 7.50 (US $ 2.3) monthly discount because it no longer offers free-to-air channels Record, SBT and RedeTV on its lineup. The operator is also obligated to reimburse the client for the money already paid since March 30, once [...]

Viacom networks expand its distribution in Brazil

Viacom Brasil announced that it continues to expand the distribution of its channels in the main pay TV operators of that country. In this sense, Comedy Central is now available in the basic package of Net and Claro HDTV (América Móvil) on channel 137. In turn, the main DTH system of the country, SKY, has [...]