Tag Archives: Pay-TV

Argentine Professional Football League’s matches to be broadcast on FTA TV again

As reported on various specialized websites in Argentina, some matches of the Professional Football League in that country will be broadcast on FTA TV again, through the TV Publica channel. According to the information reported this Thursday, February 25th, executives from the countrys Government has reached an agreement with Disney – one of the owners [...]

Sky makes Golden Globes on demand titles available in Brazil

Brazilian pay TV channel Sky (AT&T)  has announced days ago that this coming Sunday, February 28th, its customers will be able to follow the Golden Globes award ceremony, one of the most traditional awards in relation to film and TV productions. In addition to being able to follow the event live through TNT, those Sky [...]

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 [...]

DirecTV GO adds blim tv with Televisa’s channels in Mexico

Televisa has announced this Tuesday, February 24th, that its SVOD OTT blim tv is already part of the DirecTV GO (AT&T) catalog in Mexico. The initiative, which has been available since February 18th, allows DirecTV GO subscribers to access 35 live TV channels and more than 32 thousand hours of on-demand content, including all Televisa [...]

Movistar and Claro confirm they will return their clients the extra value invoiced in January in Argentina

According to the information reported on several specialized websites in Argentina, telecommunications companies Movistar Argentina (Telefonica) and Claro Argentina (America Movil) confirmed that they will return their clients the extra value invoiced in January. The measure takes place after, at the end of that month, the National Telecommunications Entity (Enacom) requested that those country’s telecommunications [...]

Telecommunications companies in Peru must launch digital channels for users to self-manage their plans

Peruvian Organismo de Inversión Privada en Telecomunicaciones (Osiptel), telecommunications regulator in the country, has officially reported on February 12th that it is requiring operators in the country to implement a web and mobile application to provide personalized information and make digital procedures easier both for fixed and mobile telephony customers, as well as internet and [...]

Cablevision adds Disney+ into Flow STBs in Uruguay

Pay TV operator Cablevision Uruguay (Telecom) has officially announced through its website that it has added Disney+, Disney’s new SVOD OTT, launched in Latin America on November 17th, with a promotion that allows its customers to access the platform for free for an initial period of up to 90 days. Access to Disney+ can be [...]

Argentine Government intends to broadcast Professional Football League’s matches on TV Publica again

According to the information reported on the Argentine newspaper La Nacions official website on February 13th, the Argentine Government  made a formal request to TNT Sports and Fox to broadcast Professional Football Leagues -which has officially started on Friday February 12th- on the FTA TV channel TV Publica. The countrys Government had already expressed its [...]

Band to broadcast F1 races in Brazil until the end of 2022

As reported by the Folha de São Paulos and other specialized websites in Brazil, the Bandeirantes Group has announced this Tuesday, February 9th, an agreement to broadcast Formula 1 races (F1) exclusively in the country, until the end of 2022. The competitions 2021 season is scheduled to start next March 28th, and will run until [...]

Comteco launches Go On TV and strengthens its digital strategy with pay TV channels and OTTs

The Cooperativa de Telecomunicaciones de Cochabamba (Comteco) has recently announced it is strengthening its digital strategy through the launch of Go On TV, available from last February 1st. It is a platform that includes linear pay TV channels, VOD content and access to other OTTs, paying the subscription according to which each client of the [...]