Tag Archives: Puerto Rico

Claro to invest almost USD 182 million to expand FTTH distribution in Puerto Rico before the end of the year

According to the information reported on specialized websites, the telecommunications company Claro Puerto Rico (America Movil) announced a USD 182 million investment for this year, with the aim of doubling its mobile networks capacity, extending its 5G coverage, expanding fiber optic distribution, and other initiatives. Enrique Ortiz de Montellano, President & CEO at Claro Puerto [...]

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 [...]

DirecTV expands its Spanish-language content catalog in Puerto Rico with HITN TV

US channel Hispanic Information and Telecommunications Network (HITN TV), whose programming focuses on educational content in Spanish, announced that it has came to terms with DirecTV to join the DTH grid in Puerto Rico, where it is available from last March 1st, on channel 764, as well as through the channel’s OTT, HITN GO. We [...]

Fanatiz takes Central American football leagues to the US, Canada and Puerto Rico with CentroAmerica TV

The Fanatiz platform, which focuses its offer on sports content, has announced this Wednesday, February 24th, an agreement to add  CentroAmerica TVs TV channel offer to its catalog, and, this way, make available Central American football leagues -such as those in El Salvador, Honduras and Costa Rica- in the US, Canada and Puerto Rico. The [...]

FlixLatino strengthens its content catalog with two new linear TV channels

FlixLatino, SomosNexts SVOD OTT, subsidiary of SomosTV LLC and focused on the development and exploitation of paid distribution of online audiovisual content in Spanish, has added two new linear TV channels in Spanish to its catalog, which is available in the US and Puerto Rico. These are FlixLatino Live and Flix Kids, the latter one [...]

Fanatiz to broadcast Latin American Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers in the US and Puerto Rico

Fanatiz has recently announced it will broadcast this Latin American  FIFA World Cup Qualifiers, which are taking place today and next Tuesday, October 13th, in the US and Puerto Rico. All matches will be available in English and Spanish. The platform has recently ran various rights agreements, including the Brasileirãos (Brazilian professional football league) broadcast, [...]

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 [...]

Lenard Liberman acquires Univision Puerto Rico

According to an acquisition agreement document published by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Liberman Media Group, owned by Lenard Liberman, founder of LBI Media and Estrella TV, acquired Univisión Puerto Ricos TV facilities and its repeaters for USD 1 million. The acquisition includes channel 11 (WLII-DT) and its repeaters Channel 9 (WSUR-DT) and Channel 12 [...]

FlixLatino extends its free trial period until May 31st

Grupo Somos announced that as part of its efforts to support home entertainment during the Coronavirus pandemic, the FlixLatino SVOD OTT will extend its free trial period to 30 days. Available in the US and Puerto Rico, the platform offers an in-Spanish series, films, documentaries and animes  catalog. To access the 30-day free trial,  the [...]