Tag Archives: Costa Rica

Crackle se lanza en Cabletica

El servicio SVOD Crackle, que pertenece a Sony Pictures Television Networks Latin America (SPTN Latin America), anunció su lanzamiento en la plataforma de Cabletica. Los abonados del operador costarricense pueden adquirir el servicio por USD 3,5 mensuales. De esta manera, los clientes tienen acceso a la librería de Crackle, que incluye títulos como Absentia, la [...]

Crackle se lanza con Tigo en Guatemala y Costa Rica

Sony Pictures Television Networks Latin America anunció la expansión hacia los mercados de Guatemala y Costa Rica de su servicio SVOD autenticado Crackle, como parte de un acuerdo con Tigo (Millicom). A fines de junio, Sony lanzó Crackle en Honduras en asociación con Tigo y por entonces anticipó que la plataforma llegaría a otros mercados [...]

Tigo Play launches in Costa Rica

Pay TV operator Tigo Star (Millicom) announced the launch of its TV Everywhere service Tigo Play in Costa Rica. The platform includes movies, sports and series. It is available through PCs and mobile devices.   According to information from its website, the service includes content from Fox Play, HBO GO, ESPN Play, Sony, AXN, Cinemax [...]

Star HD launches on Telecable in Costa Rica

RTVE announced the launch of its channel Star HD in the triple play operator Telecable from Costa Rica. The distribution deal was signed by the companies during Expo Andina Link Centroamérica.   Gerardo Chacón Chaverri, General Manager of Telecable, said “the incorporation of the channel demonstrates Telecables commitment to maintain the satisfaction of new and [...]

Qualy TV to shut down DTH service in Costa Rica

DTH operator Qualy TV has decided to shut down its service in Costa Rica from next September 30. The company said that it has had “difficulties”, which resulted in the decision to cease operations in the country.   “In recent months we have experienced various difficulties beyond our control, we take the decision to close operations [...]

Pay-TV in Costa Rica registered decelerated growths in revenue and subscribers in 2015

  According to data published by the Telecommunications Superintendency (Sutel) of Costa Rica, the Pay-TV market in the country had a 64,684 subscriber growth during 2015 and reached a total of 797,000. This represents an increase of 9%, a rate slowed compared to 14% in 2014.   Pay-TV obtained total revenues in 2015 for USD [...]

Cabletica from Costa Rica launched its VOD platform

  Telecommunications company Cabletica from Costa Rica launched its own Video On Demand (VOD) platform Cabletica Play (cableticaplay.com) with differential access according to the channel package hired for Pay-TV customers at no additional cost.   At the moment, Cabletica Play has the VOD content of platforms Fox Play, Fox+ Play, ESPN Play, TNT Go, Cartoon [...]

Telecable from Costa Rica launched its VOD platform

  Telecommunications company Telecable from Costa Rica launched its new Video On Demand (VOD) platform as a complementary service included for free to its Pay-TV subscribers.   Telecable Play (play.telecablecr.com) brings together on one webpage access to series, movies and shows in VOD format of Fox Play, Fox+ Play, Fox Sports Play, TNT Go, Cartoon [...]

America Movil’s Star One C4 satellite expands Claro TV’s DTH offer in Central America and the Caribbean

  The Star One C4 satellite of the Brazilian Telecommunications Company (Embratel), owned by America Movil (AM), started broadcasting 30 new channels in high definition (HD) and six in standard quality (SD) of Claro TVs (AM) Pay-TV packages in Central America and the Caribbean, reported Brazilian website Telesintese.   The satellite, launched in mid-July 2015 [...]

OTT Movistar Play to launch in Costa Rica in March

  Spanish telecommunications company Telefonica will launch in Costa Rica its OTT Movistar Play (movistar.cr/movistar-play) for its mobile customers, according to local daily La Republica. Users will be able to try the service for a month without any charge.   “We confirm that in the coming weeks we will be launching our video service in [...]