Category: OTT / VOD

Fox asks Anatel to file Claro’s lawsuit against Fox+

In response to the lawsuit made by Claro Brazil in Anatel, where it expressed that Fox + – under the name ‘Interactive Sport Plus’ violates the Conditional Access Law (Seac), Fox sent a document in defense of its OTT platform to the National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel). Document presented by the programmer states that the internet [...]

Chivas could broadcast its football matches only through OTT

Almost three years after the launch of its OTT platform, Chivas TV, which exclusively broadcasts Club Deportivo Guadalajara – known as “Las Chivas” matches – could offer its exclusive content through the platform. José Luis Helguera, CEO of Omnilife Group, said that model in which Chivas TV operates today is not the definitive one. We [...]

Vivo to distribute Globosat content for mobile subscribers

Brazilian telecommunications company Vivo will distribute content from Globosat to its mobile subscribers, according to the agreement it signed with G2C, a Globo Group subsidiary. This way, Vivos subscribers will be allowed to access to streaming platforms offered by Globosat through their respective applications. Globosats offer for Vivo includes Premiere Play (USD 21.51); Combat Play [...]

Net and Claro already include Netflix catalog

From Tuesday 19th, February, Net and Claro subscribers in Brazil will be able to access to Netflix catalog. OTT series and movies are available through the operators STB. We are bringing together the best content from all platforms, with Netflix  diversity and quality Netflix. Access will be through Nets remote control, as well as the [...]

Televisa denies alliance with Netflix

After launching its own OTT Blim, in February 2016, Televisa announced it will join Netflix again and, according to what was reported, it ordered to vacate two of its TV studios so that, in the coming weeks, several producers will start filming some of the new productions that Netflix announced for 2019 and 2020. Televisa [...]

Acon Group to reach 600 thousand Brazilian subscribers in three years

Cabo Telecom, a Brazilian telecommunications company which belongs to US Acon Investments, will make an infrastructure USD 26.9 million inversion per year to reach 600 thousand subscribers in a between 3 and 4 years period, as reported by Gilbert Minionis, CEO of the company. Grupo Acon landed in Brazil buying Cabo Telecom (Natal) and Multiplay [...]

Netflix establishes Latin American operations center in Mexico

Netflix chose Mexico as the headquarter for its Latin American operations . The company is developing more than 50 projects in that country, which include original content and co-productions for this year and 2020. Ted Sarandos, Netflixs Content Executive Director, said that Mexicos wealth of talent in front and behind cameras was the key for [...]

Illegal anime websites to close in Latin America

Two illegal anime websites were closed  in Latin America due to series and movies misuse. These are AnimeYT and AnimeMovil, where subscribers entered for free to watch their animated series. Although entity that demanded its final closures is unknown, eyes are on Crunchyroll, a US OTT that broadcasts animes and, in 2017, recorded one million [...]

tvgo, Peruvian America TV OTT, now available in Roku

tvgo, Peruvian America TV OTT, is now available in Roku and allows its subscribers to access live programming and a catalog with the best Peruvian productions through multiple devices, including PCs, laptops, mobile phones, tablets and Smart TVs. Jose Hernandez, America Digital Manager, said that agreement with Roku allow us to extend our contents reach [...]