Category: OTT / VOD

CDF sued by Sernac over streaming outages

The National Consumer Service (Sernac) of Chile filed a class action against El Canal del Fútbol (CDF) over Estadio CDFs streaming outages during the match between Colo Colo and Universidad Catolica. On that occasion, Sernac received 271 claims about the problems, which prevented users from accessing the transmission of the derby match. Sernac said in [...]

Crackle launches in Colombia with ETB

Sony Pictures Television’s SVOD service Crackle announced its arrival in the Colombian market as part of the new TV paga offer of the Telecommunication Company of Bogotá (ETB). For a monthly fee of CO $ 11,400 (USD 3.4) after a free-month trial, ETB clients can download the application on different connected devices and use it [...]

FOX denies negotiations with Sportflix

FOX Sports Latin America has categorically denied in a statement having any negotiation for sports rights with the OTT service Sportflix, which will be launched later this month and will offer live events from several leagues. The clarification comes after the Argentine soccer league, of which Fox and Turner have the broadcast rights, was mentioned [...]

Kabillion launches Spanish-Language App on Roku

Kabillion, the independently owned kids’ VOD network, announced the launch of its first Spanish-language app, Kabillion en Español, on the Roku platform. The app is a children’s learning and entertainment channel in Spanish, featuring many of Kabillion’s top animated titles, including the popular Dive Olly Dive, The DaVincibles and ToddWorld. “Reaching the large Hispanic community [...]

CBS to expand OTT service outside US

CBS announced that it is expanding the availability of its subscription video on-demand and live streaming service CBS All Access internationally. It will launch initially in Canada in the first half of 2018, with other markets to follow. The company didn’t reveal an timeline for its expansion plans. The platform launched in the US in [...]