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New Tim Brazil’s family plan includes Netflix

Brazilian telecommunications company Tim launched its first family plan, called “TIM Black Family,” which includes Netflix and two other digital services: Tim Music, dedicated to streaming music, and TIM Virtual Banking, which allows digital access to more than 100 magazines. Both plans also include of 60, 100 or 180 GB packages to share between family [...]

Procon notifies Brazilian pay TV operators about football broadcasts in PPV

Consumer Protection and Defense Foundation (Procon), based in San Pablo, Brazil, notified Pay TV operators Claro, Sky, Vivo, Oi and Tim to clarify their subscribers modalities under which they will offer Brazilian Football Championship  broadcastings packages on pay-per-view (PPV). These content generated a USD 27 billion profit in 2018. Procon questioned Brazilian operators about the [...]

Tim allows paying Netflix with postpaid invoice in Brazil

Tim Brazil announced an agreement with Netflix, in which it will allow to pay the OTT account in the operators monthly invoice. The possibility is available to subscribers of the Tim Black postpaid plan -with the exception of the Express modality-. Tim is the first cell phone operator to include this offer. Net includes that [...]

Anatel decides how to invest after Brazilian TV digitalization

Last Friday, February 1st, telecommunications companies deadline to submit to  National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) projects to use approximately USD 218.7 million after finishing Brazilian digitizing TV process met. Moisés Moreira, Anatel adviser, said he will wait for the decision of the Union General Advocacy (AGU) to determine how to invest the money. Moreira explained that [...]

TIM expands FTTH network in Brazil

Brazilian telecommunications company TIM has launched FTTH services under the brand TIM Live – in Goiânia, in the state of Goiás. This is the second capital city (outside Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro), where it launches this product (the first one was Salvador in Bahia). The deployment in Goiânia includes 83 neighborhoods, which [...]

Brazil’s TIM introduces FTTH broadband plans with access to video services

Brazilian telecommunications operator TIM (Telecom Italia) reformulated its fixed broadband offer, which it markets under the TIM Live brand, with the launch of new FTTH packages that include online content from partners such as Fox+, Cartoon Network, Looke and Esporte Interativo. The new offer is initially available in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, but [...]

Mobile operators in Latam set to become OTT pay TV actors

Following Dataxis latest research, 34 mobile actors have already deployed OTT as added value to their clients. Moreover, some of the operators are keen to add third party platforms to empower their offer like América Móvil and Telefónica. There are also 11 cases of mobile networks only offering third party OTT, most of the actors [...]

TIM offers bonus data for using video services

Brazilian mobile operator TIM (Telecom Italia) updated its TIM Black postpaid plans, which now have more internet – up to 50 GB – and an additional bonus to watch videos on streaming platforms such as Netflix, Looke, Cartoon Network Já! and Esporte Interativo Plus. Through this update, TIM added more data – automatically and at [...]

TIM signs deal with Sky Brasil to offer bundled services

Brazilian telecommunication company TIM (Telecom Italia) announced an agreement with Sky Brasil (AT&T) to jointly sell bundled services in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. The offer will include TIMs mobile, fixed telephony and broadband services with Skys pay TV services. Packages will be available from the second half of February. Customers of the DTH [...]

Brazil’s TIM offers three months of Netflix free of charge to its fixed broadband clients

Brazilian telecommunications company TIM (Telecom Italia) announced an agreement with Netflix to offer three months of free access to the U.S OTT streaming service for customers subscribing to the pack TIM Live (fixed broadband) plus TIM Fixo (fixed telephony).   According to TIM, this agreement is part of the company’s strategy to encourage consumption of relevant [...]