Tag Archives: STB

Claro Box TV strengthens its line up with Globo channels in Brazil

The telecommunications company Claro Brazil (America Móvil) has strengthened the Claro Box TV catalog, its new STB launched in October 2020 in several cities of the country, and added Globo’s FTA TV and pay TV channels to its offer, which, up to now, were not available, as both groups had not initially ran an agreement. [...]

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 [...]

Claro now offers its new STB in more Brazilian cities

According to several specialized websites in Brazil, the Brazilian telecommunications company Claro (America Móvil) launched Claro Box TV, its new STB, initially available for São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, in seven new Brazilian cities. With the expansion of the offer, the device is also available from now on in Belo Horizonte, Brasilia, Campinas, Curitiba, [...]

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 [...]

Claro launches new ‘Claro Box TV’ STB in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo

The telecommunications company Claro (America Movil) has recently launched  its new Claro Box TV STB in Brazil (Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo). The launch had been announced at the end of July by several specialized websites in Brazil, including Tecnoblog, which had access to the device handbook. According to the specialized website Telaviva, plans [...]

Uruguayan telco Antel’s President rejects to make original productions for Vera+

According to specialized websites in Uruguay, Gabriel Gurmendez, President at the Uruguayan telco Antel, reported that the company will not venture into producing its own content for the Vera+ platform and the Vera TV channel. The executive’s statements, as reported by Uruguayan websites, were made in the Primera Mañana radio program,  broadcast by Radio El [...]

TV Peru to provide broadcasting services via satellite to reach areas without telecommunications offers

As reported by several specialized websites in Peru this last Wednesday, the country’s Transport and Communications Ministry (MTC) led the Peruvian Radio and Television National Institute (IRTP), the entity in charge of the TV channel TV Peru, to provide the satellite broadcasting service, for educational purposes. The MTC explained that the service will allow several [...]

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 [...]