Tag Archives: chile

Wom continues testing its Wom TV’s offer in Chile

Chilean mobile operator Wom continues testing its TV offering, which it will call Wom TV. According to the information reported by the Pisapapeles website, the app was launched again on Google Play, although that source informed that it has already been withdrawn. Up to now, Wom TV’s offer includes mobile telephony and FTTH internet. The [...]

Televisa Networks and Claxson extend their distribution agreement to Chile

Claxson, a media company focused on producing and distributing entertainment content for multiple platforms in Latin America and Iberia, announced its decision to extend the Televisa Networks channels distribution agreement in Argentina and Uruguay, originally run in 2019, to the Chilean market. The agreement became effective last March 1st, and was possible due to a [...]

VTR extends its FTTH network in Chile and plans to launch HubTV soon

Chilean telecommunications company VTR (Liberty Latin America) plans to launch HubTV, a new IPTV product, which works on the FTTH network that the company is deploying in the country. It is a STB called D-Box Smart, developed by TiVo. From Liberty they report that the new offer will be launched soon in Chile, although they [...]

Chile increases its pay TV subscribers base and closes 2020 with 3.27 million clients

According to the latest figures reported by the Chilean Subsecretaria de Telecomunicaciones (Subtel), the countrys pay TV market ended 2020 with a total of 3.27 million subscribers. The figure shows a 30 thousand subscribers increase regarding the almost 3.24 million reported in Q3 2020, and an increase of 1.4% in the total pay TV customer [...]

Netflix plans to launch its first Chilean original series with Fabula

Netflix has announced through its official Twitter account for Latin America that it will soon launch its first original production made in Chile, which is called 42 dias en la oscuridad. According to the information reported, the project will be produced by Fabula, owned by Chilean brothers Pedro and Juan de Dios Larrain. The announcement [...]

VTR selects Media Distillery to enhance user experience

Media Distillery, leading provider of AI technology to understand what is inside video, has announced this last Thursday, April 15th that Chilean pay TV operator VTR (Liberty Latin America) has selected it to improve video user experience. Thanks to Media Distillerys AI technology, which went live at VTR this month, the operators cable TV subscribers [...]

Zapping TV strengthens its presence in Chile and triples its subscriber base in 2020

In an interview with Nextv News Latin America, Gustavo Morande, CEO at Zapping TV, expressed himself on the main challenges that the platform had to face due to the pandemic period; the new features available on the platforms app; the new content available  on its catalog and the intentions to expand Zapping TV’s offer in [...]

ViacomCBS Networks International agrees with WarnerMedia to acquire Chilevision

After several rumors that took place during 2020, ViacomCBS has announced this last Monday, April 5th that ViacomCBS Networks International (VCNI) has agreed to acquire Chilean FTA TV channel Chilevisión from WarnerMedia (AT&T). As reported from ViacomCBS, Chilevisión will fall under the leadership of Juan JC Acosta, President of ViacomCBS International Studios and Networks Americas. [...]

ViacomCBS Networks International agrees with WarnerMedia to acquire Chilevision

After several rumors that took place during 2020, ViacomCBS has announced this last Monday, April 5th that ViacomCBS Networks International (VCNI) has agreed to acquire Chilean FTA TV channel Chilevisión from WarnerMedia (AT&T). As reported from ViacomCBS, Chilevisión will fall under the leadership of Juan JC Acosta, President of ViacomCBS International Studios and Networks Americas. [...]

Entel Chile deploys Velocix solution to power Entel TV’s video streaming service

Provider of carrier-grade video streaming and advertising technology Velocix has recently announced that Chilean telecommunications company Entel Chile has launched Velocixs IP CDN, origin server and video recording management software to support Entel TV, the companys newest OTT, which uses the first Android TV Operator Tier Box in the country.  We see great opportunity in [...]