Category: Connected TV

Google to launch new ‘Chromecast with Google TV’

Google is about to launch its new Chromecast, which it called Chromecast with Google TV, initially known as “Sabrina” . The device is available for USD 50, and can be acquired from mid-October in Germany, Australia, Canada, Spain, the US, France and Italy.  The new device will have Android TV as the operating system, although [...]

Entel Chile launches new OTT and Android TV STB

Chilean telecommunications company Entel announced on Monday the launch of Entel TV, its new OTT, which, according to what it officially reported, can be accessed from smart TVs, tablets and smartphones. The platform joins 41 available TV channels, including Chilean channels; from Disney; Turner and international ones. In addition, Entel TV offers the possibility of [...]

Google would launch new ‘Chromecast with Google TV’

According to several specialized websites, Google is about to launch a new device with integrated Android TV and remote control. The device, codenamed Sabrina, would be called Chromecast with Google TV, and could be officially announced on September 30th. According to the information reported by the specialized website Pocket-lint, Google will announce the official launch [...]

Content personalization on TV stars in the new Dataxis virtual panel

This coming Tuesday, September 22nd, Dataxis will hold a new virtual panel, in which various topics related to the personalized experience on TV will be discussed. The event is titled Search, discovery, and personalization: propelling the TV experience forward, and will take place starting at 1:00 PM (ART). Registration is free and can be done [...]

Telefonica launches Home Assist, with home assistance for smart TVs installation in Brazil

Telefonica, whose operations in Brazil are known as Vivo, launched Home Assist, a home assistance service in the country for its customers to have the best experience with their devices. Technical support can be requested for electronic devices installation, configuration and orientation at the home, including TVs, Home Theaters, cameras, computers, printers and Wi-Fi networks. [...]

TCL Smart TVs arrive at Android and Roku in Mexico

The TCL company, leader in the global TV industry, announced its new TV sets for Android TV and Roku in Mexico. They range from 32 to 65 inches. Android TVs screens include the A325 and A323 models, with artificial intelligence, which allow customers to connect all their Google devices to them. Apart from that, both [...]

Tigo Une to expand to other 26 Colombian locations

Mauricio Ramos, CEO of Millicom in Colombia -where the company operates under the Tigo brand-, gave details about the investment that the company is making in the country and explained that it has stopped being a regional operator to deploy a project at a national level, which is already present in more than 1 million [...]

New TV addressable advertising standard to be deployed in 2020

Disney, Turner, NBC, CBS and Discovery, together with Smart TVs company Vizio, formed the  Open Addressable Ready Project (OAR), a partnership for the development and deployment of a new standard for addressable advertising on Smart TVs. Full deployment is planned for the beginning of 2020. We all recognize the most important goal of this initiative [...]

Telefonica reaches 20 thousand quadruple play subscribers in Peru

Movistar Total, offer that puts together mobile and fixed telephony services, internet and TV services for all its clients, reached 20 thousand subscribers in Peru two months after it was launched. Movistars convergent experience is available for residential customers with any offer from the company in their homes. We are revolutionizing the market and telecommunications [...]