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Antel to stream World Cup matches in 4K

Vera+, the online channel of the Uruguayan telecommunications company Antel, will offer the 64 matches of the soccer World Cup in Russia in HD and 4K HDR through its renewed mobile app. The company said that the app will offer users notifications of games, statistics, highlights and news, as well as the possibility to choose [...]

TCC promotes its online platform

Uruguayan pay TV operator TCC launched a new multimedia campaign – “TCC Vivo, el tiempo es tuyo” – to promote its online platform. According to the company, more than 20% of customers are using the TCC Vivo service, and that percentage has been growing strongly. Users of TCC Vivo watch an average of 10 contents [...]

Fox wins legal battle to block Roja Directa website in Uruguay

The Uruguayan justice determine that Internet suppliers must block all web pages called “Roja Directa”, a site that illegally retransmits sports content. Fox Sports Latin America (which is part of Fox Networks Group Latin America) had denounced the website for copyright infringement that illegally retransmits the contents produced by the group without authorization. The sports [...]

Conax delivers Montecable’s OTT service in Uruguay

Content security specialist Conax (Kudelski Group) announced the first Latin-American deployment of Conax GO Live secure OTT multiscreen solution by Uruguay leading pay TV operator Montecable. Since December 2017, the operator is offering MCGoLive, a multiscreen OTT service enabling its subscribers to watch live TV channels and play services on their iOS or Android mobile [...]

Cablevisión Flow app reaches 580,000 users

Cablevisión Flow mobile app currently has 580,000 users in Argentina, and about 290,000 users access the service through set-top boxes, according to data provided by the company to NexTV News Latam. In Uruguay, the Flow application, which was launched in September 2017, has reached 15,000 users. Flow is the multiplatform service of the Argentine operator, [...]

Uruguay’s Montecable goes OTT with McGoLive app

Uruguays pay TV operator Montecable officially launched, after a trial period, its new McGoLive mobile application, which allows access to 50 live and HD TV channels. Now, the next step will be to launch the web version of the product, which is scheduled for April and will also include on demand content, Montecable CEO, Fabiana [...]

BBC Worldwide signs first format deal in Uruguay

BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of the BBC, announced the companys first format deal in Uruguay with free-to-air broadcaster Canal 10 for El Gran Uruguayo, a series based on the UK format Great Britons. The Greats format has been sold to over 20 countries since the series launched on the BBC in 2002. In this [...]

Facebook, Cisneros expand partnership in Latin America

Cisneros Interactive, a digital advertising division of Cisneros, announced that it has become the official reseller of Facebook in Central America, the Caribbean, and Uruguay, expanding their strategic alliance in Latin America. Under this new deal, Cisneros Interactive will start providing services to Facebook customers in Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Panama, Puerto Rico [...]

Noggin launches on Claro Video in Uruguay

Noggin, Nickelodeons video-subscription service, is now available in Claro Video in Uruguay for $90 (USD 3.1), after a month’s free trial. The service offers games and videos for preschoolers. The lineup includes titles like “Paw Patrol”, “Rugrats”, “Rusty Rivets”, “Dora The Explorer”, “Team Umizoomi” and “Fresh Beat Band of Spies”, among others. The agreement between [...]