Tag Archives: smart TVs

Anime Onegai gets ready to launch in Latin America

After the Anime FLV streaming platform announced that it will start to develop a business model in support of legal anime, several media specialized in anime reported a possible alliance between AnimeFLV and AnimeYT to launch a new legal anime platform in Latin America, which would be called Anime Onegai. As reported on its web [...]

Flow now available on Noblex smart TVs in Argentina

After announcing its content consumption results during the quarantine period, Flow, Telecom Argentinas OTT, and the Argentine company Noblex announced they have ran an agreement to make the platform’s catalog available on the company’s smart TVs. The agreement will allow Noblex and Flow clients to access the entertainment platform, which offers 13 thousand hours of [...]

Flow records 126 million viewed content and 5 million connected devices during the pandemic period

Cablevision Flow, Telecom Argentinas OTT, reported its content consumption performance during the quarantine period, between March 20th and July 1st. During the period, the amount of content viewed on the platform amounted to 126 million titles, 35% more compared to the first three months of the year, that is, the period of the year  before [...]

Smart TVs must include DTV Play technology from 2021 in Brazil

Starting in 2021, smart TVs made in Brazil must feature the DTV-Play technology (Profile D of the Ginga middleware). As reported by the Asociacion Brasileña de Emisoras de Radio y Television (ABERT), the tool will be gradually implemented between 2021 and 2023, and will enable more interaction ways between audiences and the content  aired 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. [...]

JVC and Roku launch new line of JVC Roku TV in Mexico

Japanese company JVC and Roku announced the new line of JVC Roku TVs in Mexico. As detailed, the new models include 32, 50 and 55-inch screens, which are available at Chedraui and Sams stores across the country. In addition, the new JVC Roku TV models have the latest Roku operating system, which offers a home [...]

Globoplay now available on Samsung smart TVs in Brazil

Brazilian Globo Group announced it has ran an agreement with Samsung to integrate its OTT Globoplay on its new 2020 TVs line.  This way, the Globo platform continues to increase its distribution in smart TVs in Brazil, where it is already available on TLC, Sony and Panasonic devices. ‘The great innovation of this agreement with [...]

Globoplay now available in Foxxum App Store through Globo partnership

Brazilian OTT Globoplay (Globo Group) has ran an agreement with Foxxum, innovator in cutting-edge Smart TV solutions for TV manufacturers and content providers based in Germany. The deal encompasses the launch of the Globoplay app on selected Foxxum-enabled devices in Brazil. Within the app users can choose between content from various categories such as documentaries, [...]

Toolbox introduces Sports Hub, a special OTT solution for sports

The new solution Sports Hub by Toolbox, was presented last week at the Sports Summit 2020 in Mexico City, where the leading technology company for OTT and TV Everywhere, shared live demos of its latest solution. Sports Hub, is a special global OTT solution for sports perfect to manage, visualize and distribute live content, Video [...]

Telefonica launches Home Assist, with home assistance for smart TVs installation in Brazil

Telefonica, whose operations in Brazil are known as Vivo, launched Home Assist, a home assistance service in the country for its customers to have the best experience with their devices. Technical support can be requested for electronic devices installation, configuration and orientation at the home, including TVs, Home Theaters, cameras, computers, printers and Wi-Fi networks. [...]