Tag Archives: Android TV

Coggan: ‘TCC plans to launch an hybrid STB with Android TV in early 2021’

During the last  Nextv Series South Americas virtual edition, a panel called The new pay TV goes to Android TV was held. For the debate, Dataxis gathered different industry executives who are experts on the subject, such as Leopoldo Spiess, Deputy Manager of B2B Product Development at Entel Chile; Mario de Oliveira Madeira, CTO at [...]

Mirada empowers Izzi with custom launcher for Android TV Operator Tier

Mirada, provider of products and services for digital TV operators and broadcasters, has officially announced this last October 26th the commercial launch of its Android TV Operator Tier with custom launcher for Mexican operator Izzi (Televisa). Android TV-based STBs with Miradas software will be commercialized by Izzi Telecom as a new premium product, branded as [...]

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 [...]

Liberty Puerto Rico officially launches new Hub TV platform

Liberty Puerto Rico has officially announced the launch of its new Hub TV service, developed in partnership with TiVo. The new offer is exclusively available for Liberty Puerto Ricos internet and video customers. Hub TV is an Android TV STB that uses Libertys internet connection and gives access to live TV, VOD content and apps [...]

VTR starts offering internet via FTTH and prepares its IPTV offer

As reported by the specialized website Pisapapeles, the Chilean telecommunications company VTR started to offer internet via FTTH in Quintero (Valparaiso, Chile), with speeds of 200, 500 and 600 mbps, which coincide with the offer that VTR currently provides to its HFC service subscribers. Up to now, the Chilean company has not reported itself on [...]

Entel Chile offers STBs with Android TV

 As reported by the Chilean website Pisapapeles, the Chilean telco Entel began offering a new STB with Android TV operating system, which will allow its customers to turn their TV into a smart TV. According to Pisapapeles, the offer has been available since last July 8th, when the company started installing it to its customers. [...]

Fanatiz revamps platform and brand

Fanatiz made a series of announcements  including the unveiling of a new web platform and brand identity, its launch on Android TV and a new sports package complimentary to all users. Since the cancellation and postponement of several football and sports seasons due to COVID-19, Fanatiz has been working to enhance the platforms features, revamping [...]

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 [...]

TCC to develop new device with Android TV

With the aim of continuing strengthening its strategic model for generating its own technology platforms for content distribution, Uruguayan pay TV operator TCC announced that it will launch an Android TV device, which will combine cable content with streaming and VOD. According to what TCC has officially reported, its new solution will allow it to [...]