José Rivera Font, VP & General Manager, Crackle: “We have 26 signed agreements with pay TV operators in Latin America”
Interview LATAM | Anabelia Horbuz | February 21st, 2017
José Rivera Font, VP & General Manager, Crackle, spoke exclusively to NexTV News Latam about the new strategy of the streaming platform in Latin America. In November 2016, Crackle changed its OTT offering from a free, ad-supported service to an authenticated service offered by Pay TV operators.   -Why did you decide to change the strategy in the region? Five years ago, when we launched Crackle in... Read more
Pay TV | February 21st, 2017
Brazilian free-to-air channels SBT, Record TV and RedeTV! are planning to launch a new pay-TV...

OTT / VOD | February 21st, 2017
Elemental Technologies announced that Globo.com has selected its video processing solutions to power its new...

TV channels / Content | February 21st, 2017
BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm and a wholly owned subsidiary of the BBC, announced that...
Wow! Play, the Brazilian SVOD service focused on Asian content,  announced through its website...
Netflix has announce the premiere date of its first Spanish original series, “Las chicas del...
Brazilian OTT service Globo Play will live stream for free the Carnival parades in Rio...
The president of the telecommunications company Arsat, Rodrigo de Loredo, said that the company will...
Online Video Advertising | February 17th, 2017
Mattel Creations, the film, TV and digital content division of Mattel, announced that the new...
Telecom | February 17th, 2017
Pontis Technologies announced its new corporate image. It is a change in the visual identity...
DTH | February 16th, 2017
Sky Brasil (AT&T), the main DTH operator in that country, announced the successful launch of...
Online Video Advertising | February 16th, 2017
Univision announced that will live-stream 46 Liga MX soccer matches, in English to Facebook users,...
OTT / VOD | February 16th, 2017
Online video platform Red Bull TV announced that on February 27 and 28 it will...
Pay TV | February 16th, 2017
Brazilian regulator Anatel approved new changes in the shareholding structure of TV Alphaville. Patrícia Abravanel...
Pay TV | February 15th, 2017
The Mexican Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) released the results of its statistical report for the...
OTT / VOD | February 15th, 2017
Mexican OTT platform Chivas TV announced a new promotion for the match between Club Deportivo...
TVE / multiscreen | February 15th, 2017
MTV announced the launch of "MTV Legends of Gaming: Cup Latin America", the new competition...
TV channels / Content | February 15th, 2017
TNT Series (Turner) ended 2016 with a distribution of 40.3 million subscribers in Latin America....
DTH | February 14th, 2017
Telecommunications company Tigo (Millicom) has commercially launched its DTH service in Paraguay, in Caacupé, Ciudad...
Pay TV | February 14th, 2017
Joel Whitten “Whit” Richardson has been promoted to President of Turner Latin America.  The announcement...
DTT | February 14th, 2017
Sao Paulo is preparing to complete the analogue switch off on March 29. In the...
DTT | February 14th, 2017
Peru's Ministry of Transport and Communications (MTC) issued a regulation that establishes the measures to...
TV channels / Content | February 13th, 2017
After several months of negotiations, Fox Networks Group (FNG) Latin America and DirecTV have reached...
OTT / VOD | February 13th, 2017
Elemental Technologies announced that it was selected by Panamanian operator Cable Onda to power its...
Online Video Advertising | February 13th, 2017
YouTube announced that is adding a live-streaming option to its mobile app for users with...
TV channels / Content | February 13th, 2017
Cisneros Media Distribution (CMD) announced the launch of Venevision as part of Cox’s Hispanic-targeted “Latino...
Online Video Advertising | February 10th, 2017
TV Azteca announced that it has signed an agreement with Google to offer its content...
OTT / VOD | February 10th, 2017
The founder and CEO of Netflix, Reed Hastings, announced in a press conference in Sao...
OTT / VOD | February 10th, 2017
Digital platform security provider Irdeto announced a strategic partnership with Brazilian company Samba Tech to...
Cable | February 10th, 2017
The Association of Cable Operators of the Interior has filed a lawsuit against the Paraguayan...
OTT / VOD | February 9th, 2017
Amazon has announced the launch date of three original series, as well as new seasons...
TV channels / Content | February 9th, 2017
Cartoon Network has launched this week a new TV show based on the mobile application...
General TV | February 9th, 2017
The Ministry of Communications of Argentina issued a new resolution in the Official Gazette allowing...
TVE / multiscreen | February 9th, 2017
TV Everywhere app Comedy Central Play is celebrating its first year in Latin America. For...
TV channels / Content | February 8th, 2017
Fox Networks Group (FNG) Latin America decided to remove its channels from Sky Brasil’s platform...
TV channels / Content | February 8th, 2017
BBC Worldwide Latin America/US Hispanic announced the expansion of the company’s team in São Paulo...
OTT / VOD | February 8th, 2017
Argentina’s OTT platform Odeón is adding new movies on its T-VOD service, which is free...
OTT / VOD | February 7th, 2017
Brazilian on-demand channel Philos (Globosat) will add 20 new productions to its catalog in February....
Telecom | February 6th, 2017
Brazilian telecommunication company TIM (Telecom Italia) announced an agreement with Sky Brasil (AT&T) to jointly...
Telecom | February 6th, 2017
Bolivian telecommunications company Entel has announced that it will begin offering triple play via its...
TV channels / Content | February 6th, 2017
ESPN Brazil announced that it will increase its investments in eSports this year with the...
TV channels / Content | February 6th, 2017
LBI Media signed a multiyear agreement with US satellite service Dish Network to expand the...
Free to Air | February 3rd, 2017
A new company is interested in acquiring the soccer TV rights in Argentina. According to...
Online Video Advertising | February 3rd, 2017
Turner International’s Digital Ventures & Innovation Group announced an equity investment in digital media sports...
OTT / VOD | February 3rd, 2017
Netflix announced that the new Mexican original series “Ingobernable” will premiere on March 24 at...
TV channels / Content | February 3rd, 2017
Globo announced that its telenovela “Hidden Truths” is set to premiere in Vietnam on February...
TV channels / Content | February 2nd, 2017
Fox Networks Group (FNG) Latin America announced it has extended negotiations on a new carriage...
TVE / multiscreen | February 2nd, 2017
HBO Latin America announced the launch of HBO GO in Dominican Republic in partnership with...
Online Video Advertising | February 2nd, 2017
Facebook is developing a video app for streaming TV boxes, including Apple TV, in order...
Free to Air | February 2nd, 2017
Chilean network Mega has acquired three drama series from Turkish broadcaster Kanal D. The deal...
DTT | February 1st, 2017
Brazil is moving forwards with DTT transition. According to preliminary data from a study commissioned...
OTT / VOD | February 1st, 2017
Nick Jr.'s new preschool animated series, "Rusty Rivets," will premiere on the channel's mobile subscription...
Mobile | February 1st, 2017
BitTorrent has brought its peer-to-peer live streaming app to Android, a few weeks after launching...
OTT / VOD | February 1st, 2017
Somos Next announced the launch of FlixLatino Go, a streaming platform offering more than 200...
OTT / VOD | January 31st, 2017
Brazilian TV broadcasters SBT, Record TV and RedeTV would be negotiating with Netflix - through...
Telecom | January 31st, 2017
Hispasat successfully launched its tenth satellite, the Hispasat 36W-1, from the European Spaceport of Kourou...