Monthly Archives: September 2019

The YouTube Masthead ads hit TV app

The homepage on YouTubes TV app is about to feature a major disruption that will be familiar to people who use the main site: a giant advertisement at the top of the page. The large ad is referred to as the YouTube Masthead, and its considered a prime advertisement slot. According to a Google press [...]

Telefonica expands its Brazilian catalog with Turner

Telefónica -which operates in Brazil under the Vivo brand-, officially announced that, from now on, customers from that country using the company’s cell phones will be able to access the UEFA Champions League and Brasileirao matches (name for the Brazilian football professional league) live on Esporte Interativo Plus, and enjoy Cartoon Network contents on CN [...]

HBO GO now available on Roku in Latin America

Beginning today, HBO GO users will be able to enjoy HBO exclusive content on the Roku platform in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama and Peru. Roku users will now have direct access to thousands of HBO titles, including the eight seasons of Game of Thrones, hit series such [...]

Anatel develops anti-piracy operation in 11 Brazilian states

Brazilian National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) has developed an anti-piracy operation in 11 states of the country on Tuesday, in order to seal and confiscate equipment not legally certified. The operation managed to seize more than 23 thousand telecommunications products without legal certification. This operation is the result of a great effort that Anatels inspection team [...]

WarnerMedia and XPL make the first professional pole league multiplatform launch

WarnerMedia announced a partnership with the new Xtreme Polo League (XPL), the first professional pole league, to create a world-leading franchise. WarnerMedia will take advantage of its platforms and ability to boost pole internationally, taking care of XPLs production, contents distribution and marketing rights representation worldwide. We are very excited about the new format developed [...]

Televisa’s Las Estrellas TV will not be free on the internet since October

Las Estrellas TV, owned by Televisa, will no longer be available for free on its website and, from next October 2nd, it will only be accessed by a Blim TV or Izzi subscription. According to Forbes Mexico, Las Estrellas reports its clients that its contents will be exclusive for subscription offers  from next October 2nd [...]

Netflix shows new Chilean films catalog

Netflix has made a special films made in the country selection in occasion of celebrating a new Independence Day, which is already available on the platform. Selected titles include Mi amigo Alexis, Aqui no ha pasado nada, El cristo ciego, Dry Martina, Bala loca and El reemplazante.  Mi amigo Alexis is a film inspired by [...]

Movistar adds Amazon Prime Video’s content in Argentina

After making its contents available in Brazil, Movistar Argentina customers can enjoy the best of TV and content with Amazon Prime Video arrival and with attractive and new entertainment packs. Movistar Play allows customers to access these contents from different devices, such as smart TVs, cell phones, PCs, notebooks, tablets and Chromecast through the fixed [...]

Conatel delays new TV channels opening in Paraguay

The Head of the Paraguayan National Telecommunications Commision (Conatel), Eng. Juan Carlos Duarte Dure, explained that the Paraguayan regulator has seven regional TV channels available on the VHF system, and is not distributing them. It is also unknown if a public tender can be made during this year. The TV channels will be available at [...]

Win extends its internet offer to expand itself throughout Metropolitan Lima and Callao

Peruvian operator Win announced its expansion to all the countrys households in Metropolitan Lima and Callao, to meet the market needs with a 100% fiber optic internet offer. In this first year our expansion -throughout Metropolitan Lima and Callao- has been sustained. We started with trials in San Miguel and Puerto Libre, where the reception [...]