The procedure of reception of the card will be identical to which in other occasions it has been used when a change of these characteristics has been realized. It will be received by means of mail along with simple instructions for his substitution and a telephone of contact to consult the possible problems or doubts that appear. This anticipating that the subscribers begin to receive new cards of Digital+ as of this weekend.
The initial causes by which this change is realized again are of technical nature, although the fragility of the system of encryption used in this satellite that has allowed the resurgence of the piracy in the platform of Digital+, also appears like possible reasons, later coverall that Digital+ initiated a policy of tolerance zero against the piracy.
Other rumors indicate in addition, that possibly between April and May of the 2,006 a massive change of the subscribers of Digital+ will be realized card, with the aim of both unifying the different used systems of codification in emission satellites (Astra and Hispasat).
Sogecable insists to mundoplus.tv to stop using the Digital+ mark
Mundoplus.tv, Web specialized in digital television, presented yesterday the details the requirement realized by Digital+ so that it stopped using his mark, because the commentaries spilled in this Web “harmed the interests of the mark”. The reason for this letter was a published information, in which it alerted about that the encryption system uses then by Digital+ in its emissions as much in Astra as in Hispasat, had been abierto, reason why anyone could accede to its channels without being subscriber, according to informs the PRNoticias vestibule.
This information, published the 28 of August, did not seat anything in Sogecable, that a writing to the direction of the Web signed by its director of Institutional Relations sent, Alfonso Jáuregui well, whom the following thing said:
“In information appeared in its page Web day 28 of August of 2005, that is being reiterated in successive days, an illegal use is made of the Digital+ mark, of which we are proprietors. In addition, in the information that is offered they spill opinions that harm the interests of Digital+. We for this reason, urged to him, to that they stop in the illegal use of the mark and to that they also abstain to publish information that does not respond to the reality and that obeys to an erroneous interpretation of the facts”
These lines allude directly to some of the most controversial paragraphs of the news, in which it inquired outside about the possibility that the own platform that had abierto its emissions from fear of the competition.