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Megacable loses Xview subscribers and records 5 million STBs distributed in Q3 2020

As part of its Q3 2020 quarterly results report presentation, the Mexican holding company Megacable reported a total of 1,053,604 Xview subscribers at the end of the period. Although the figure shows a 47.1% growth (or 337 thousand net additions) to its platform in relation to Q3 2019; the OTT made a drop in subscribers [...]

Xview, Megacable’s OTT, records more than one million subscribers at the end of Q2 2020

On its Q2 2020 quarterly results report, Megacable reported that its OTT Xview ended the quarter with more than a million subscribers, achieving more than 200 thousand net additions during the period. According to the report, the Megacable platform reported a growth of 23.1% in relation to the subscribers it got in Q1 2020, and, [...]

Film & Arts launches its first podcast

Pay TV channel Film & Arts (AMC Networks), available in Latin America and focused on art, film, music, theater and other artistic and cultural events content, launched its first podcast on Monday, June 22nd, called Norma en la nube It is a 40 unpublished stories collection, created and narrated by Argentine actress Norma Aleandro, which [...]

Editorial Perfil reduces magazines and bets on digital production

Jorge Fontevecchia, owner of the Argentine Editorial Perfil, announced in early May in a video made for the company’s workers that a restructuring process will take place, through which a strong reduction of the Perfil printed products will be implemented to prioritize the multimedia content generation, focused on audiovisual and digital production. The Coronavirus pandemic [...]

Telecine partners with MediaMelon to optimize its streaming offer

MediaMelon, a company based in San Francisco and focused on content-aware streaming, announced that Brazils Telecine SVOD OTT has deployed its SmartPlay OTT streaming optimization platform to deliver a better video Quality of Experience (QoE) with lower content delivery costs despite an unprecedented surge in new subscribers and viewing hours that the Brazilian platform is [...]

Megacable ends Q1 with more than 870 thousand Xview subscribers and almost 5 million distributed STBs

In its Q1 2020 quarterly results report, Megacable reported that its  Xview  OTT ended the period with 874 thousand subscribers and 47 thousand net additions, which means, according to the company, a 5.7% growth compared to Q4 2019, when it recorded 827 thousand. Megacable also made 57 thousand additions to its HD offer, which now [...]

Megacable ends 2019 with more than 800 thousand Xview subscribers and almost 5 million distributed STBs

In its Q4 2019 quarterly results report, Megacable officially reported that its OTT Xview recorded 111 thousand net additions during the period, to reach 827 thousand subscribers at the end of 2019. The figure, according to the company’s report, means a 15.4% growth in relation to Q3 2019. On the other hand, the Mexican group [...]

Disney announces the full Disney+ catalog before its launch in the US

Through its official Twitter account, Disney announced this week how its new Disney+ catalog, its new OTT to be launched next November 12th in the US, will be set up. The new platform will feature the entire catalog of the company, which includes Marvel, Pixar, Star Wars, Fox and National Geographic productions, apart from several [...]