Monthly Archives: May 2021

New strategies of FTA broadcasters going OTT to close first Nextv Series Caribbean’s virtual edition

Dataxis will be helding next Tuesday, May 18th, and in English, the first Nextv Series Caribbeans virtual edition, It will be the first conference in which industry trends in this region will be discussed and analyzed. The last panel of the event is called FTA broadcasters going OTT: new strategies, and will take place between [...]

IFT denies new deadline for Disney to sell Fox Sports in Mexico and final term is today

Mexican Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones (IFT) has officially announced this last Thursday that it denied having granted The Walt Disney Company an additional term to sell Fox Sports operations in the country, a necessary requirement to allow the Disney-Fox merger, which took place in March 2019. Taking into account this decision, and according to what [...]

TCC goes live with next-gen hybrid Android TV service for Uruguay and beyond powered by SDMC STBs and 3SS

3 Screen Solutions (3SS), provider of software solutions FOR STBs and multiscreen entertainment, and SDMC, a professional Google-certified company for Android TV smart STBs, together announced that Uruguayan cable and OTT service provider TCC has gone live with its next-generation hybrid TV platform, based on Android TV OS Operator Tier. The new service is enabled [...]

Pluto TV adds Stingray’s channels to its catalog in Latin America, excluding Brazil

ViacomCBS has officially announced this week its decision to add channels from the Canadian company Stingray to Pluto TV’s catalog in Latin America, not including Brazil. As a result of the agreement between both companies, since this last Tuesday, May 4th, the AVOD OTT catalog already includesStingray iConcerts and Stingray Karaoke, the first two music [...]

Best strategies for pay TV operators on Android TV to also be part of the first Nextv Series Caribbean’s virtual edition

As part of what will be the first edition of Nextv Series Caribbean, the first virtual event in which Dataxis aims to analyze and debate on the main industry trends in that region, one of the discussion panels that will take place is called Best strategies for pay TV operators on Android TV, and will [...]

Paulistão Play adds Betsul and DirecTV GO as commercial partners

Mauro Silva, Vice President at the Paulista Football Federation, starred in the one-on-one session Football in the new era of OTT and social networks during the second Nextv Sport Latin Americas virtual edition, in which he informed that the SVOD OTT  Paulistão Play, recently launched by the entity, has added the Betsul sports betting website [...]

Telemundo creates new studios to meet streaming demands of Latin audiences

NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises has announced this last Wednesday, May 5th, that it has created Telemundo Streaming Studios, the first Hispanic media studio focused on satisfying and serving Latin streaming audiences in the US and other parts of the world. The new production unit launches with more than 35 titles in development and production stages, including [...]

Starzplay shoots its first Latin American original production in Mexico

The SVOD OTT Starzplay (Lionsgate) has announced last week that it is shooting Señorita 89, its first Latin American original production, which is taking place in different Mexican cities, and will be available in Spanish, with local actors. The series, an original production from Starzplay and Pantaya, will last eight episodes and is co-produced by [...]

Cable Bahamas and Broadpeak to discuss on wireless technologies and video delivery in the first Nextv Series Caribbean’s virtual edition

After having held the second Nextv Sport Latin Americas virtual edition, and going on  with its 2021 virtual events agenda, Dataxis will be in charge of organizing the first  Nextv Series Caribbeans virtual edition, which will take place in English next Tuesday, May 18th. The second panel discussion of the conference is called How will [...]

Win Sports Online expects to quadruple its sales and active subscribers compared to 2019

During the second Nextv Sport Latin Americas virtual edition, Jaime Parada, General Manager at Win Sports, reported that Win Sports Online, the company’s OTT, is featuring 70% more sales compared to 2019, and expects to quadruple its sales and number of active subscribers regarding that year. Parada was one of the speakers that participated in [...]