Tag Archives: Android TV

Megacable taps Viaccess-Orca to power Xview+ OTT platform

Viaccess-Orca (VO), part of the Orange Group and leader providing OTT and TV platforms, content protection and advanced data solutions, has officially announced this last Thursday, March 4th that Mexican pay TV operator Megacable is expanding the delivery of its Xview+ OTT platform, recently launched, to Android TV STBs using VOs TV Platform solution. As [...]

Oregan Networks launches SparQ Middleware for Android TV on Megacable hybrid devices

UK software and services company Oregan Networks has announced this last Wednesday, February 24th a new project for Mexican pay TV operator Megacable, through which Oregan launches the SparQ Middleware for Android TV on the Mexican company hybrid devices. As the system integrator of Megacables Android TV Operator Tier Hybrid STBs, manufactured by a partnering [...]

Megacable launches Xview+ based on Android TV with Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, HBO GO and YouTube

Mexican holding company Megacable has officially announced this Tuesday, February 23rd, the launch of Xview+, its new interactive video platform based on Android TV, whose interface allows its subscribers to access Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, HBO GO and YouTube, as well as linear pay TV channels. Together with the Xview+ STBs, the company launched new [...]

WOM to use an Android TV STB to launch its new TV offering

Chilean mobile operator WOM is moving forward in launching its new TV offering, known as WOM TV. According to the information reported by the specialized website Pisapapeles, Wom’s new service is currently in a beta phase and, to launch the offer, the company will use a new STB. In addition to the new device, in [...]

DirecTV would be working on a new Android TV STB for DirecTV GO

According to the ‘Android TV Guide’ website, the DTH operator DirecTV (AT&T) would be working on the launch of a new STB with Android TV, in version 10. According to the already mentioned website, the device will be used in Latin America for the SVOD OTT DirecTV GO. Android TV Guide reported that the company [...]

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 [...]