Tag Archives: São Paulo

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 [...]

Watch Brazil selects Contentwise machine learning solution to personalize user experience

Watch Brasil, the new on demand video platform for the Brazilian market, and ContentWise, the global provider of digital experiences automation and personalization software for video operators, have came to terms to integrate machine learning powered user experience personalization capabilities in the Watch platform. Watch Brasil is a streaming platform featuring current and market relevant [...]

Brazilian channels are delivered through new SES satellite solution

Brazilian TV watchers already have the possibility to receive several channels in the country through the new free Ku-band solution from SES on the SES-10 satellite, located at 67 degrees West. To make it possible for customers to have an easy access to the channels, broadcasters can send their content to the SES teleport, located [...]

Sabbatical Entertainment starts its operations in Brazil

Sabbatical Entertainment, a company that creates, produces and distributes audiovisual content, announced it has started operating in Brazil with the opening of new offices in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, and will produce local and in Portuguese content with Brazilian partners. The company has already been operating in its Miamis offices for two years. [...]

Brazilian women’s football championship to be broadcast on FTA with Band

The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) and the TV channel Rede Bandeirantes (Band) agreed that, after its first seven fixture dates, the Brazilian women’s football championship will be broadcast on FTA. According to the agreement ran by both entities, First and Second Division matches will be aired on Sundays. Until then, it was only possible to [...]

Netflix to develop 30 new productions in Brazil in the next two years

Netflix announced that it will develop 30 productions in Brazil in the next two years, including original series, films and documentaries. Contents range to be included covers thrillers, romance, comedy and family and children issues. The company will record  its projects in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Curitiba, Porto Alegre, Cimbres and Tocantins. ‘Brazil has [...]

Vivo expands FTTH network in Brazil

Telefonica Brasil, which operates under the Vivo brand, has launched its FTTH network in three new cities in the interior of Sao Paulo and Pernambuco, where it will serve 87,000 households. Vivo offers speeds up to 300 mbps. Vivo said it launched its fiber network in Cosmópolis and Hortolândia, in the interior of São Paulo, [...]

Vivo expands FTTH network in Sao Paulo

Brazilian telecommunications company Vivo (Telefónica) announced that it has invested R$ 11 million (USD 3.3 million) to launch its FTTH service in Lençóis Paulista and Campo Limpo Paulista, in the interior of the state of Sao Paulo, where it now offers speeds up to 300 Mbps. The company’s network in these municipalities will serve 106 [...]

Sao Paulo switches off analogue TV

Sao Paulo and 38 municipalities in the metropolitan region will switch off analogue television today. In a meeting held at the National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel), the Group for the Implementation of Digital TV (Gired) confirmed that the conditions for carrying out the planned process in the area have been met. According to a survey carried [...]