Tag Archives: Pay-TV

Nagra enables cloud-based OTT for Montecable in Uruguay with Conax GO Live solution

Nagra, an independent provider of content protection and multiscreen TV solutions, announced that Montecable, the leading cable operator in Uruguay, has deployed the cloud-based Conax GO Live solution, NAGRAs turnkey OTT solution, to enable new features for their pay-TV service, including Android TV support and VOD. The deployment was made in partnership with Bold MSS, [...]

Kanal D Drama expands its presence in Panama through Cable Onda

Thema America, a Canal+ company, announced today that Kanal D Drama has expanded its presence in Panama through Cable Onda, the countrys leading pay TV operator, where it can be watched on channels 460 SD and 1460 HD. Turkish content has quickly become the favourite of the Latin American audience. This agreement with Cable Onda [...]

Alianza restructures itself and creates executive board to advance in combating content piracy

In an effort to more closely align with priorities for future consolidated strategies against piracy, the organization Alianza (Contra Pirateria de Television Paga) announced its restructuring with the creation of an executive board of officers. The executive board will be comprised of members from DirecTV, Discovery, ESPN, FOX and Turner, a group of content providers, [...]

VTR is sued by AMC Networks Latin America for removing channels from its programming grid

After the request made by Chilean Supreme Court of Justice, which forced pay TV operator VTR to bring TVI / Filmocentros channels back to its programming grid, the operator was now sued by AMC Networks Latin America LLC at the Chilean Free Competition Defense Court (TDLC) for removing the Film&Arts, AMC, El Gourmet, Europa Europa, [...]

Brazil records 16.5 million pay TV clients in July and continues losing subscribers

Brazil recorded 16,538,988 households with pay TV accesses in July. The already mentioned figure means a 1,327,427 subscriptions less than July 2018, according to what was officially reported by the National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel), the Brazilian telecommunications regulator.  In July, almost half of Brazilian households accessed to Pay TV services through Claro, whose operations in [...]

StarzPlay arrives at Mexican pay TV through Izzi

Starting this month, the OTT StarzPlay will be available for Izzi customers in Mexico, for $89 (USD 4.42) per month. Starzs premium offer, recently launched in Latin America, is available in 45 countries and now, through Izzi, it will offer more Mexican audiences the opportunity to enjoy original content, together with premieres in the US [...]

Fox Sports Premium broadcasts Argentine Superclasico in 4K for the first time

Fox Sports Premium, one of the exclusive pay TV channels that airs the Professional Football League in Argentina (Superliga Argentina de Futbol), will develop this Sunday, September 1st a special 4K quality broadcast for the match to be played between teams Boca Juniors and River Plate, known in the country as the Superclasico, which will [...]

AUF calls for an auction for six Uruguay National Team matches

The Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) made a call to auction six Uruguay National Teams matches broadcasts -five abroad and one in Montevideo-. In case offers are not up to what it is expected, matches will be aired on AUF TV, as reported by Referi, Uruguayan newspaper El Observador sports section. AUF is receiving offers until [...]

Telecom Argentina had more than 370 thousand Flow STBs in Q2 2019

In its Q2 2019 results presentation,Telecom Argentina recorded 721 thousand Flow STBs, number which almost doubles the number of customers with Flow STBs in the same period 2018, which amounted to 377 thousand. The report also highlighted Flows offer deployment in Argentine provinces, where it is now available in Catamarca, Jujuy, La Rioja, Santiago del [...]

TyC Sports takes Argentine football teams River Plate and Boca Juniors to the US

Argentine pay TV channel TyC Sports is expanding its sports broadcast offer in the US and, with the beginning of a new Superliga edition (name of the professional football tournament in Argentina), the channel announced it has added River Plate and Boca Juniors matches to its TV offer in the North American country. According to [...]