Category: Technology

Mexico’s IENTC picks Telia Carrier for new TV and MVNO offering

Mexican operator IENTC Telecomunicaciones selected Telia Carriers IP Transit backbone service to provide dedicated internet access to its consumer and enterprise businesses in Mexico. The operator is scaling up an existing relationship with Telia Carrier to support the release of its upcoming TV offering and recent-launched MVNO business model. Having an existing partnership with Telia [...]

Fox Sports Mexico shifts its digital live production to the cloud with Grabyo

Fox Sports Mexico has partnered with Grabyo to transition its live digital video production to the cloud. Through Grabyo, the broadcaster will reach sports fans across Mexico with live and real-time video across its digital channels, delivering content remotely and safely during the COVID-19 pandemic. The broadcaster holds media rights to many of the worlds [...]

Roku launches Roku Voice in Spanish for Mexico

Roku announced today that Roku Voice is now available in Spanish for Mexico. The company had reported the launch in late March. The tool will allow users to find their favorite entertainment options and control their streaming experience on Roku using voice commands in Spanish. As the company officially reported, this is part of Roku [...]

Riot Games Brazil trusts VSN for its E-sports content archive

Riot Games, the League of Legends (LoL) developer and organizer of the Brazilian League of Legends (CBLoL) championship, has relied on VSN’s software to organize, edit and distribute the content generated in their massive events using VSNExplorer MAM. Due to the challenge that involves broadcasting these type of events, Riot Games required a dedicated deep [...]

moTV and XroadMedia join forces to deliver a personal video platform

moTV.eu, provider of a complete ecosystem for pay-TV operators, and XroadMedia, a leading provider of content discovery and personalization solutions, have teamed up to deliver personalized services to video and TV service providers worldwide. moTVs solution is developed and delivered by an experienced team and through a single point of contact, ensuring highest reliability, quick [...]

TSTT-Amplia launches multi-tenant Android TV solution from Zappware

Today, TSTT-Amplia is launching its Android TV solution in a multi-talent setup, ready to serve its own customers, as well as other service providers, across the Caribbean. In a first step, the solution is available in Trinidad and Tobago. According to what was officially reported on a video, some of the available features include pausing [...]

Roku to launch Roku Voice In Mexico and the US

Roku today announced the launch of Roku Voice in Mexico and the US. In Mexico, the launch is scheduled for early May, and will allow users to find their favourite entertainment options and control their streaming experience on Roku using voice commands in Spanish. The release is part of Roku OS 9.3, a free, automatic [...]

Venezuelan Government confirms that the Venesat-1 satellite stops providing telecommunications services

The Venezuelan Government has officially confirmed that the Venesat-1 satellite, on which the CANTVs DTH operations were developed, will not provide telecommunications services anymore due to a failure.  Made by the Chinese company Great Wall Industry Corp and launched in 2008 from the Asian country, Venesat 1 had a useful life of 15 years, with [...]

20% Telefonica Chile’s TV customers are on IPTV

On its Q4 2019 financial results report, Telefonica Chile reported revenues valued at CH$ 152,265 million (USD 182 million) The income figure fell by 10.5% compared to the January-December 2018 period, when it was valued at CH$ 170,192 million (USD 203.5 million). Telefonica also recorded 523 thousand TV accesses during the year, 19.7% less than [...]