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Unbrossa selects Eutelsat to launch DTH in the Caribbean

Unbrossa (Unique Broadcasting Service) has signed a multiyear, multi-transponder agreement with Eutelsat Americas for the launch of its new low-cost DTH platform for the Caribbean, called Play. The company booked capacity on the Eutelsat 117 West B satellite. Play will offer over 125 channels, including 25 in HD. It is scheduled to launch in spring [...]

New Brazilian OTT Spcine Play starts on November 23

The debut of the new OTT platform Spcine Play of Brazil will be next November 23. The site www.spcineplay.com.br already allows user registration, which began on November 1. The service, announced in November 2016, will be transactional and will offer national production films. In its first phase, Spcine Play will offer only ten titles of [...]

Digicel Play reaches 100 thousand subscribers in three markets in the Caribbean after a year of launching

Digicel Play, a Triple Play Service offer through FTTH, has reach 100 thousand subscribers in Barbados, Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago, only a year after the service was first launched in Jamaica. This is a very important milestone for us and we are thankful to our customers and business partners for helping us achieve it, [...]

Uruguay justice rules in favor of Montecable, and clears the path for triple play in the country

Supreme Court of Justice in Uruguay has deemed unconstitutional article 56 of their Ley de Medios (communications legislation) as a result of an impeachment filed by pay TV operator Montecable. The aforementioned article says that pay TV operators may not offer telephony and/or internet services as well. With this ruling the norm wont be applied [...]

Globo Brazil offers exclusive content of its new show through its OTT service, prior to its debut on linear TV

Brazilian FTA channel Globo will offer through its OTT platform Globo Play exclusive short episodes of the new season of the show Malhaçao, a week prior to the airing of the regular season episodes in linear TV. The show is a production aimed to teenagers that has been on air since 1995. Even though Globo [...]

El OTT Movistar Play de Chile ahora incluye 15 canales lineales de TV paga en vivoThe OTT Movistar Play from Chile now includes 15 live linear Pay-TV channels

La empresa de telecomunicaciones Movistar (Telefónica) de Chile actualizó su servicio OTT Movistar Play y ahora incluye 15 canales lineales de TV paga en vivo, además de las 1500 películas y series ya disponibles. La plataforma es compatible con Apple TV y Chromecast por lo que es posible ver los contenidos en las pantallas de [...]

DirecTV Panamericana abrirá el acceso para no clientes a su servicio de TV Everywhere este fin de semanaDirecTV Panamericana to free non-client access to its TV Everywhere service for the weekend

La división Panamericana de la operadora de DTH DirecTV permitirá el acceso para no clientes a su plataforma de TV Everywhere durante el sábado 3 y domingo 4 de octubre. El beneficio permitirá ver de forma gratuita ocho partidos de la Premiere League inglesa, con la inclusión del clásico entre Arsenal y Manchester United. Los [...]

Fox apunta a ganarle terreno a los OTT en MéxicoFox aims to gain ground on OTT in Mexico

Fox International Channels (FIC) México afirmó que apunta a ganarle terreno a los servicios de video bajo demanda como el estadounidense Netflix o Clarovideo (América Móvil), según informó el diario de ese país El Financiero. La compañía posee la plataforma Fox Play en la que agrupa a todas sus señales. Tenemos una oferta de entretenimiento [...]

Discovery Kids lanzará TV Everywhere para LatinoaméricaDiscovery Kids will launch a TV Everywhere for Latin America

La programadora Discovery Networks lanzará el servicio de TV Everywhere de su señal Discovery Kids para Latinoamérica. A través de la aplicación, que aún no está disponible, los usuarios podrán acceder programas del canal y a juegos desde cualquier plataforma. América Latina representa un mercado clave para la compañía, y ante nuestro liderazgo regional en [...]

Televisa de México relanzará su plataforma OTT en 2016Mexico’s Televisa will relaunch its OTT platform in 2016

La compañía mexicana Televisa relanzará su plataforma OTT Veo en 2016, según informó el Vice Presidente de Digital y New Media del grupo Manuel Gilardi en el foro Forbes 2015. El objetivo de la empresa con esta transformación es lograr un mayor posicionamiento y hacerle frente a Netflix y otros servicios de video por Internet [...]