The leading R&D house backed by Hero Electronix, MyBox Technologies which specializes in the research & development and manufacturing of STBs has partnered with Amazon. It has developed an Alexa kit for its STBs. The step will help in enabling the digital cable tv customers of e-Digital with voice-control.
The case involving Arnab Goswami’s ARG Outlier Media Asianet and multi system operator (MSO) Skynet Digital Services has reached the Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT). ARG has alleged that the MSO has displaced its channel Republic TV from the landing page.
The leading multi system operator GTPL Hathway is eyeing big growth in its broadband subscriber base. The Cable TV service provider wants broadband to play a major role.
Talking about the new tariff regime, GTPL Hathway promoter and managing director Anirudhsinhji Jadeja said in an earnings call after the Q4 results that the new regime will boost subscription revenue and EBITDA of the company.
Asianet Digital Network, a Cable TV and broadband service provider Asianet Satellite Communications-owned company, has unveiled an Android-powered 4K UHD hybrid set top box (STB) Asianet Smart Magic Box.
There has been a clear impact of the new TRAI Tariff Order, as only 160 multi system operator (MSO) applications have been received by the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting (MIB) after the notification of new regulatory framework out.
Kerala Communicators Cable Limited (KCCL). The leading multi system operator (MOS) of Kerala has registered a net profit of Rs 7.7 crore in FY18 compared to a net loss of Rs 31.33 crore in FY17.
Replying to the directive from Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) which wrote to it and other distribution platform operators (DPOs) to abide by all the norms of the new tariff order within five days (till 22 April), the leading multi system operator (MSO) Siti Networks on 17 April issued a clarification.
Den Networks, the leading multi system operator (MSO), has registered consolidated EBITDA of Rs 38 crore for the quarter ended 31st March as against Rs 47 crore in the previous quarter. In previous fiscal, in the corresponding quarter, its EBITDA stood at Rs 59 crore.
Hathway Cable & Datacom, the leading cable TV and broadband service provider, has registered a consolidated net loss of Rs. 186.5 crore for the fiscal ended 31st March; an increase of 77.28% compared to Rs 105.2 crore in FY18.
The implementation of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (TRAI) new regulatory framework for broadcasting & cable services sector has upset the Q4 results of the leading Cable TV and broadband service provider GTPL Hathway. It has registered losses worth Rs 65 crore.
Following a request by the All India Digital Cable Federation (AIDCF), on 29 March, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has pushed ahead the implementation of landing page direction by two months or till 31st May. The earlier last date was 31st March.
The MSOs’ group, MCOSS’ (Malwa Cable Operator Sangh Samiti) petition challenging the TRAI’s new tariff order and regulations has been trashed by the Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) on 27 March.
The cable and internet giant Comcast, as per media sources, is planning to bid for Korean gaming company Nexon as it wants to enter online gaming segment.
With the implementation of TRAI Tariff Order, a chaos emerged where many TV sets have gone blank, people either went to DTH platforms or preferred OTT, as MSOs/LCOs failed to deliver or change.
On 5 March, BECIL was directed by the Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) to re-conduct the audit of the head end of Skynet Digital Service Pvt Ltd in the state of Uttar Pradesh.
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