Tag Archives: STB

Google Play is updated on Android TV and makes access to content easier

As part of a Google Plays upgrade on Android TV, the company said it is close to make it easier to Android TV users to register to subscription content. According to the specialized magazine Variety, customers can combine steps that include registration, downloading apps and login with credentials, and allow the use of a four-digit [...]

Accused of pay TV piracy are condemned with preventive detention in Argentina

Argentine Instruction Court N°3 from Corrientes City ordered the prosecution with preventive detention for people accused of piraced channels broadcasts. They are three people close to Caa Catí Cable Visión and the owner of Itati Cable Color. The complaint made to the first company is linked to the last raid, in August 2017, where three [...]

Salvadoran Government delivers free STBs to move towards DTT

According to statistical reports developed by the Salvadoran Consumer Protection, more than 65% of TVs in that market are available to receive the digital coverage. El Salvador began its transition to DTT at the end of 2018, and, up to now, only Channel 10 -owned by the State- has access to it. Ricardo Salazar, Consumer [...]

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 [...]

Netflix can be paid with Movistar invoice in Colombia

As part of a global agreement between Telefonica and Netflix, from March Colombian Movistar customers will be able to pay their subscriptions to the OTT platform and Movistar Play plans in a single invoice. The possibility is available for customers with Movistar Homes contract and  mobile postpaid, with Movistar Play included. Those customers who wants [...]

ANTV wants to change Colombian analogic blackout’s date

Analog blackout was scheduled for December 31st, 2019 in Colombia. However, that country’s National Television Authority (ANTV), has until March 1st  to make consultations to modify DTT transition date. Ending up analog broadcasts on December 31st, 2019 means a risk to continue providing the service, reason why these Authority has started procedures for a regulatory [...]

Elsys sells in Brazil the new STB Full HD for band C with interactive content

Tec Company Elsys is promoting in Brazil their new STB Full HD that allows the tuning of band C TV channels and enjoying interactive content. Its called Totalmax and, for ad campaign, choose local singer Michel Teló. With this new STB, the customer would watch every digital channels, in high and simple definition. According to [...]

Brasilia hits 90% of targeted DTT STB distribution

According to data provided by Gired – the entity in charge of the DTT transition in Brazil – about 338,000 DTT kits were delivered in Brasilia, out of a total of 377,000 people authorized to receive the equipment in that area, that is, 90 % of total base, Teletime reported. In the country’s capital, the analogue [...]

Cablevision Argentina launched Flow, a new platform integrating linear TV, VOD and TV Everywhere

Argentinian MSO Cablevision (Clarín Group) has officially launched its new product, Flow. Its a new platform which uses hybrid STBs and integrates all of the linear TV channels, VOD services and the TV Everywhere features. The system was in a testing stage since a few months ago, and was available only to a few customers. [...]