Tag Archives: smart TVs

Telefonica launches Home Assist, with home assistance for smart TVs installation in Brazil

Telefonica, whose operations in Brazil are known as Vivo, launched Home Assist, a home assistance service in the country for its customers to have the best experience with their devices. Technical support can be requested for electronic devices installation, configuration and orientation at the home, including TVs, Home Theaters, cameras, computers, printers and Wi-Fi networks. [...]

Tim adds Looke to its content catalog in Brazil

After the agreement to include Netflix, the Brazilian company Tim announced that its customers already have the Looke platform contents available, which includes a more that eight thousand titles with movies, series, music shows, documentaries, childrens programming, and others.   The Tim Black plan customers, in their Tim Postpaid D Plus, Tim Postpaid E Plus and [...]

Gonzalo Hita: ‘Flow is becoming an entertainment platform’

Gonzalo Hita, Telecoms COO, took part in the Nextv Series Argentina event, leading TV and OTT conference developed by Dataxis, and expressed himself on several issues such as the recent  Netflix integration to Cablevision Flow, the advance towards 5G, how cord cutting affects todays pay TV market and todays subscription TV situation. First, Hita spoke [...]

New Apple TV app is now available in more than 100 countries

After announcing the launch of its OTT, Apple stated that the new Apple TV app is now available, and brings together all the ways of watching television in one place. The offer is available in more than 100 countries and can be accessed through an  iPhone, iPad and some Samsung Smart TVs, according to the [...]

TCL Smart TVs arrive at Android and Roku in Mexico

The TCL company, leader in the global TV industry, announced its new TV sets for Android TV and Roku in Mexico. They range from 32 to 65 inches. Android TVs screens include the A325 and A323 models, with artificial intelligence, which allow customers to connect all their Google devices to them. Apart from that, both [...]

Amazon and Google add YouTube on Fire TV and Prime Video on Chromecast

Amazon and Google announced that the official YouTube app will be incorporated into Amazon Fire TV devices and Fire TVs Smart TVs and, simultaneously, the Prime Video app will be compatible with Chromecast and devices with Chromecast included. In addition, Prime Video will also be available on some Android TV devices. YouTube TV and YouTube [...]

Chilean Channel 13 prepares Loop app on Smart TVs

Chilean Channel 13 officially reported on its website that it will soon include its OTT Loop application on Smart TVs, which will be available on Android, iOS, Chromecast, Roku and Apple TV, with the contents displayed on the channel and a broader content catalog, with free access for customers. Up to now, no registration was [...]

The NTT IndyCar Series is available in Latin America through Claro Video

Claro Video presented the launch of the NTT IndyCar Series races 2019 season , the highest category of motorsports in the United States. It will be available in Latin America and will cost USD 41 por those who subscribe and access to the content.. The 16 races of the competition will be available on the [...]

Mirada launches Iris with Digital Cable TV in Bolivia

Mirada, leading integrated software products and services for digital TV operators and broadcasters provider, announced the launching of its Iris multiscreen solution, as part of the multianual agreement with Bolivian operator Digital TV Cable, which is active since last October 6th, 2018. The launch will allow Digital TV Cable subscribers to watch live and on [...]

Smart TV penetration grows in Peru

According to a survey carried out by the Peruvian telecom regulator Osiptel, the penetration of smart TVs has tripled over the last two years, growing from 13,3% in 2014 to 36.9% in 2016. “The vast possibilities of consumption of digital entertainment in the home have been triggered by the appearance of Smart TVs or televisions [...]