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| Anabelia Horbuz | September 25th, 2018
Grupo Globo has sent a statement to its workers to announced the start of a project that will unify businesses into a single "more agile and stronger company". The initiative includes TV Globo, Globosat, Globo.com, DGCorp and Som Livre. The statement was sent by CEO Jorge Nóbrega. The project, called "Uma Só Globo" is headed by Rossana Fontenele, current General Director of Planning and Management at TV Globo. In addition, the company hired the consulting firm Accenture. The project will la...

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| September 24th, 2018

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| September 21st, 2018

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| September 20th, 2018

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| Sep 24th, 2018
Netflix has announced the start of production of its new original series in Mexico City, “Yankee”. It wil be produced by Argos, the company behind "Ingoberna...
| Sep 24th, 2018
Discovery will premiere its new original production "Naturaleza Salvaje By Amarok", on September 27. This new nine-episode series will explore places, habita...
| Sep 22nd, 2018
Amazon Studios has signed an overall TV deal with Emmy-winning director of "The Handmaid’s Tale" Reed Morano. She will create original content for Amazon Pri...
| Sep 21st, 2018
Pantaflix announced its launch in 23 countries in Central and South America. With this introduction, the service opens up access to 400 million Spanish-speak...
| Sep 21st, 2018
Ecuador’s telecommunications ministry has presented a new master plan for the transition to DTT in the country. The analog switch off will be conducted gradu...
| Sep 21st, 2018
Net TV, Argentina's new DTT channel, which will be launched in October, announced its presence in the programming lineups of several pay TV systems, includin...
| Sep 20th, 2018
Pay TV channel TyC Sports announced that it will broadcast, this Thursday, September 20, at 10 pm (Argentine time) the FIFA 18 final. In addition, the semifi...
| Sep 20th, 2018
Brazilian telecommunications company TIM has launched FTTH services – under the brand TIM Live - in Goiânia, in the state of Goiás. This is the second capita...
| Sep 20th, 2018
Turner’s main brand TNT renewed its image on and off air for the Latin American markets. Under the concept "Entretenimiento a lo grande", the new look & ...
| Sep 19th, 2018
Fox Sports Latin America announced the launch in Mexico and Central America of Fox Sports Premium and a new Fox Sports streaming package. Fox Sports Premium...
| Sep 19th, 2018
During the 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards held on Monday, September 17, Amazon Prime Video became the first streaming service to win a best comedy series ...
| Sep 19th, 2018
Disney Junior has launched on its YouTube channel "Descubriendo La Sirenita" and "Descubriendo Blanca Nieves y los 7 enanos", the new short-form content narr...
| Sep 18th, 2018
Insight TV, the 4K broadcaster and producer of native UHD HDR content covering action sports, entertainment, and lifestyle, announced its foray into Latin Am...
| Sep 18th, 2018
Chilean free-to-air channels presented their financial results for the first half of 2018. According to the data, the state-owned channel TVN doubled its los...
| Sep 18th, 2018
Harmonic announced that a new NASA UHD service, remotely produced by Harmonic in cooperation with NASA, is now available in high dynamic range (HDR) on the R...
| Sep 18th, 2018
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| Sep 17th, 2018
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| Sep 17th, 2018
Mediastream, the company specializing in streaming services, announced the opening of a new office in Buenos Aires, Argentina, which will be led by Martin Ma...
| Sep 17th, 2018
Nokia announced plans to sell its IP video business to Volaris Group, a Toronto-based software company. Nokia's video product portfolio - including its cachi...
| Sep 14th, 2018
MediaKind (formerly known as Ericsson Media Solutions) announced that Totalplay will deploy its Encoding Live video processing solution to support a smooth m...
| Sep 14th, 2018
Disney Channels Latin America unveiled the upcoming slate of programming, which includes two new regional productions - "BIA" and "Nivis: amigos de otro mund...
| Sep 14th, 2018
Huawei announced that it has launched its OTT service, Huawei Video, in Spain and Italy, and with the goal of expanding to other regions. It is available for...
| Sep 13th, 2018
AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson called Netflix the “Walmart” of video on demand services, while HBO -now part of the group after the acquisition of Time Warn...
| Sep 13th, 2018
Cube TV, the platform that focus on mobile gaming livestreaming and competes with options like Twitch and YouTube Gaming, held its official launch event in B...
| Sep 13th, 2018
DirecTV Latin America announced that its original series "Todo por el Juego", produced in partnership with Grupo Mediapro, has achieved outstanding audience ...
| Sep 12th, 2018
The University of Santiago de Chile has officially launched the new DTT channel STGO.TV, which is available 24 hours on frequency 48.1 in the Metropolitan Re...
| Sep 12th, 2018
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| Sep 12th, 2018
Intelsat announced that leading Mexican multimedia company, Grupo Televisa, has extended their contract for Intelsat’s satellite solutions. Televisa will use...
| Sep 11th, 2018
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| Sep 11th, 2018
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| Sep 11th, 2018
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| Sep 10th, 2018
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| Sep 10th, 2018
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| Sep 10th, 2018
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| Sep 7th, 2018
Pay TV operator DirecTV has signed an agreement with European soccer's governing body UEFA to broadcast in Latin America the competitions of UEFA’s national ...
| Sep 7th, 2018
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| Sep 7th, 2018
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| Sep 6th, 2018
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| Sep 6th, 2018
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| Sep 6th, 2018
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| Sep 5th, 2018
As part of the 2018 Pay TV Innovation Forum, Nagra (Kudelski Group) published a series of interviews with three leading TV industry executives from Latin Ame...
| Sep 5th, 2018
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| Sep 5th, 2018
SES announced that the high-powered SES-14 satellite is now serving Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as North America, North Atlantic and West Africa...
| Sep 4th, 2018
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| Sep 4th, 2018
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| Sep 4th, 2018
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| Sep 3rd, 2018
GINX Esports TV is now available in Latin America. The international channel has signed a distribution deal with over-the-top platform Zapping TV. Coverage ...
| Sep 3rd, 2018
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