Monthly Archives: November 2019

Claro Brazil adds Chinese TV channel CGNT with contents in English to its programming grid

Claro Brasil added a new channel to its programming grid this week. This is CGTN, which can be accessed on channels 199 and 699 (both in SD). The offer is valid for subscribers to the operator’s fiber, cable and satellite service. CGNT is a Chinese TV channel and its programming is offered totally in English. [...]

Nickelodeon launches SpongeBob-based digital gameshow for Latin America

Nickelodeon Latin America announced the premiere of the Bob Esponja Pantalones Sabelotodo digital gameshow, a web series produced by Viacom Digital Studios International (VDSI) Americas. It will be available from this Saturday, November 30th through the SpongeBob YouTube channel in Spanish. We are very excited to bring this iconic Nickelodeon production to life through Bob [...]

Ubeat adds itself to Sky’s catalog from December 3rd

The Ubeat eSports channel, (The Mediapro Group), is joining  Sky’s offer and will arrive at Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama and the Dominican Republic next December 3rd. The channel features more than 3,600 hours of the most important international videogame competitions, information, news, entertainment and its own exclusive content production (Ubeat [...]

Cablevision Flow releases new documentary about Argentine football player Martin Palermo

Titan: El documental de Martin Palermo is the new Cablevision Flows launch, already available to watch it on demand and from any device. The documentary, which offers a complete review on the former footballers career, is an audiovisual project faced by three Uruguayans: audiovisual producer Gonzalo Lamela and former football players Alvaro Chino Recoba and [...]

Twitch launches Peek Studios in Argentina

Peek Studios, Twitch’s first entertainment streaming and professional gaming streaming network, was launched in Argentina. Unlike traditional TV, the format allows streamers to interact with TV presenters in real time. In addition, it offers high-tech tools and studios designed with high-performance rooms and computers, prepared for professional competitions. Users can chat with the TV presenter [...]

Globo launches new eSports platform in 2020

Brazilian Grupo Globo announced the launch of Player1, its new eSports platform, scheduled for next year. The announcement was made this week during the GG eSports Summit, in San Pablo. The platform will feature daily tournaments, monthly rankings and special local and international competitions. Users can even win prizes by playing their favorite games. Some [...]

Telefonica restructures its operations in Latin America and bets on Brazil and other markets outside the region

Telefónica announced a new action plan, which includes decoupling its operations in Latin America (not including Brazil) and focusing its business in Brazil, Spain, the United Kingdom and Germany. The announcement was made by José María Álvarez-Pallete, Executive Chairman of the Telefónica Group through a letter to the entire community of the company, entitled The [...]

Movistar Play adds Amazon Prime Video’s catalog in Chile

Movistar Chile announced the integration of Amazon Prime Video content to Movistar Play in that country. Those Movistar OTT subscribers who activate Amazon Prime Video can enjoy its titles on up to three devices at the same time and download content without an internet connection, from any place and time. Amazon Originals titles are available [...]

Peruvian channel America TV to broadcast the country’s National Team’s matches for the next World Cup Qualifiers

Peruvian FTA TV channel America TV announced it will broadcast matches to be played by the Peruvian National Team outside the country in the coming Qatar 2022 World Cup Qualifiers. The News was confirmed by Erick Jurgensen, Chief Content Officer at America TV Peru: Broadcasting rights for the nine matches to be played by Peruvian [...]