Monthly Archives: July 2021

Dataxis resumes its webinars agenda with debate on how to choose the right OTT strategy for pay TV offers

Going on with its 2021 virtual events agenda, Dataxis announces that it will hold a new webinar, called Choosing the right OTT strategy for your pay TV service, which will be held in English, and will take place next Thursday, August 19th at 12:00 PM (ART). Registration for the event, which will be sponsored by [...]

Claro strengthens its new Box TV in Colombia with Nagra

Nagra (Kudelski Group), a leading independent provider of content protection and multiscreen TV solutions, has officially announced this last Thursday, July 29th that Claro Colombia (America Movil) has selected the Nagra OpenTV video platform to power its new Claro Box TV, originally launched in Brazil in 2020, and now available for Claro Colombias clients The [...]

Afizzizados launches new TV program focused on ‘Las Chivas’

Mexican telecommunications company Televisa has officially announced this Thursday, July 29th, that its pay TV channel Afizziados will broadcast a new program, called Acceso Chivas, and focused on content about the Club Deportivo Guadalajara, one of the most popular in the country . According to the information reported by Televisa, Acceso Chivas will be broadcast [...]

Totalplay continues adding subscribers on its pay TV base and reports more than 11 million FTTH HPs at the end of Q2 2021

As part of its Q2 2021 financial results report presentation, Mexican telecommunications company Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) ended the period with 1.93 million pay TV subscribers,  a customer base that, according to the company’s figures, experienced a 48% growth compared with the figures that the company showed in Q2 2020. According to the companys report, Totalplay’s [...]

Megacable reports more than 2 million Xview+ subscribers at the end of Q2, after launching it on Android TV

As part of its Q2 2021 financial results presentation, Mexican holding Megacable reported that its Xview+ subscribers, its recently relaunched SVOD OTT, based on Android TV, recorded the best quarter since its launch. The platform reported a 91.4% growth (984 thousand net additions) in relation to Q2 2020 and managed to get more than 2 [...]

Costa Rica loses cable and DTH subscribers and strengthens its IPTV base in 2020

As reported by the Costa Rican Superintendencia de Telecomunicaciones (Sutel), entity in charge of regulating the telecommunications market in the country, on its latest report, the pay TV market suffered a retraction in 2020, and ended the year with a total of 877 thousand subscribers. In addition, although coaxial cable is still the leading technology [...]

Univision acquires ‘significant equity stake’ in Combate Global and strengthens its sports catalog

US Spanish-language media and content company Univision Communications Inc has officially announced this last Wednesday, July 28th an agreement with Combate Global, LLC, through which Univision has acquired a significant equity stake -which was not reported-  in the Hispanic Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) sports franchise. Combate Global is the leading Hispanic MMA sports franchise, aimed [...]

Nextv Series South America to feature panel discussion on advanced advertising opportunities for pay TV operators and TV networks with SeaChange, VTR, Coca Cola and GroupM

As part of its virtual events agenda planned for the second half 2021, Dataxis will hold a new  Nextv Series South Americas virtual edition, in which the panel Advanced advertising opportunities for pay TV operators and TV networks will be developed., and will take place on Thursday, September 2nd between 11:00 AM and 11:45 AM [...]

Dataxis resumes its webinars agenda with debate on how to choose the right OTT strategy for pay TV offers

Going on with its 2021 virtual events agenda, Dataxis announces that it will hold a new webinar, called Choosing the right OTT strategy for your pay TV service, which will be held in English, and will take place next Thursday, August 19th at 12:00 PM (ART). Registration for the event, which will be sponsored by [...]

Claro Brazil strengthens its pay-TV OTT offer in Now with Top Streaming

Telecommunications company Claro (America Movil) has announced this week the launch of Top Streaming in Brazil,  its new OTT offer, which brings together more than 100 linear TV channels and on demand content. Access to the new offer can be made through the Now platform, and is available to the companys customers. The information was [...]