How the world’s first Android TV STB with hands-free voice control was launched in Brazil
A few weeks ago (on July 14th 2021, to be more precise) Sky Brasil and Technicolor announced a revolutionary new set-top box for the Latin American market. So we thought it was a great idea to invite two of the key executives who helped bring this advanced piece of equipment to market to help us understand why it was needed, what it took to build it, what new functionality it brings and – more importantly – what it says about the current state and future direction for the pay-TV industry in the region.
Marketing Vice President
Director of Product Management in the Video PU
Juan Pablo Conti
Content & Audience Development Manager Americas
Tet's new à la carte offering: the future of TV?
At the beginning of April, the Latvian operator Tet launched its new OTT platform, Tet+. Its particularity: a points-based system in which the user subscribes to an offer with basic channels and a number of points that can be allowed to buy access to more channels or to Tet's own...
Amazon channels: the other key streaming service of the US e-commerce giant
Launched in the US in 2015, the service Amazon Channels has been taking its time before gaining momentum in North America. Contrary to Prime Video, which offers exclusive content produced by Amazon Studios and licensed content acquired from third parties to its premium video subscribers, Amazon Channels has been designed...
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The future of Android TV: what is Widevine CAS and how to use it?
We’ve all heard about the booming interest in Android TV. But that’s not the only Google-developed technology that is taking the pay TV industry by storm. What is all the fuss about Widevine CAS? Why are pay TV operators around the world starting to switch to this cloud-based conditional access ...
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Next Audio Latin America
Next Audio Latin America is the first event in the region focused on the latest business trends, technology developments, challenges and opportunities in the digital audio industry. Streaming radio strategies, the new podcast revolution, the future of virtual assistants & smart speakers, addressable & programmatic audio advertising and content discovery ...
Nov 9-10, 2021
Nextv Series Europe & CEE Nov
The Nextv Series Europe & CEE regroup 350+ executives and decision makers from the TV, Telco, Video, OTT & Entertainment Business in the European region for two days of conferencing and online networking to discuss the cutting-edge trends and future technology insights that will transform the global broadcasting ...
Nov 18, 2021
Nextv Series Australia & New Zealand
The Nextv Series Australia and New Zealand is a new event focusing on the trends, innovation and strategies driving Pay-TV, Telecom and OTT in an increasingly connected ecosystem. This 1st edition will regroup TV industry professionals from Australia and New Zealand to discuss the newest business trends and key challenges ...
Nov 23, 2021
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Digitalization has considerably changed the TV and entertainment landscape over the last few years, providing new opportunities for advertisers to reach their audiences with advanced ad products and targeted campaigns. On TV screens, digital ads facilitate campaign automation, audience tracking, effectiveness measurement and even push new technical solutions for ad ...