Tag Archives: 4K

DirecTV broadcasts the FIFA Women’s Football Cup in 4K for Latin America

The FIFA Women’s World Cup is being played in France until July 7th through DirecTV Sports, whose coverage includes live and 4K broadcasts and 4K through channel 4000 of its programming grid. Argentine, Brazilian and Chilean National Teams are the ones from Latin America taking part of the competition, which is having 52 National Teams [...]

Xiaomi launches STB for streaming in Brazil

Cell phones global leader Xiaomi, fourth in smartphones importance, will launch in Brazil its STB for streaming Mi Box S. The device, compatible with Chromecast, plays videos in 4K, and its remote control has a button to access Netflix and allows to activate voice commands through Google Assistant. Mi Box S was officially launched in [...]

Roku announces new TV models and expands its catalog in Mexico

Roku announced the launching of its new Roku TV models in Mexico and increase its entertainment content catalog. Some of the most important news announced were the arrival of HBO through the Cinépolis Klic platform and Gadgets and Geeks, with exclusive content for Roku, focused on technological content and with live programming and videos of [...]

Tondero to produce international content with Peruvian America TV

Peruvian film producer Tondero ran an agreement with the same countrys America TV channel, to offer production services to the international market. The aim of the companies is to position Peru as an attractive market to develop, produce and co-produce new audiovisual content internationally. We want to turn Peru into a great recording set, said [...]

TCL Smart TVs arrive at Android and Roku in Mexico

The TCL company, leader in the global TV industry, announced its new TV sets for Android TV and Roku in Mexico. They range from 32 to 65 inches. Android TVs screens include the A325 and A323 models, with artificial intelligence, which allow customers to connect all their Google devices to them. Apart from that, both [...]

Smithsonian Channel to develop two original productions for Brazil

Days after being launched in Brazil, the pay TV Smithsonian Channel announced the arrival of Jaguarland and Brazils Emerald Osasis, its first two productions in the country. Both were filmed in 4K and last one hour. They are prevented to be premiered this year. These are the first two original productions mandated in the country, [...]

Rakuten TV develops its international expansion

Rakuten TV, OTT platform based in Spain that includes films and TV series in its offer, announced its expansion to more than 30 European countries, which could also include Asian and Latin American markets. The platform produced its first own film in 2018 and is available under free TVOD and SVOD models. Jacinto Roca, CEO [...]

Tim allows paying Netflix with postpaid invoice in Brazil

Tim Brazil announced an agreement with Netflix, in which it will allow to pay the OTT account in the operators monthly invoice. The possibility is available to subscribers of the Tim Black postpaid plan -with the exception of the Express modality-. Tim is the first cell phone operator to include this offer. Net includes that [...]

Netflix came to terms with Pol-ka to broadcast its third Argentinian serie

Netflix announced the launching of ‘Puerta 7’, its third original Argentinian serie. It will be produced by Pol-ka (Artear), and will be available globally in 2019. The serie will feature 8 one hour episodes, totally filmed in 4K. It will be part of other productions filmed in Argentina, such as ‘Club de cuervos’, ‘La casa [...]