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Globosat channels led pay TV audience in Brazil during 2019

Globosat (Grupo Globo) had for the first time four of its TV channels into the most watched on Brazilian pay TV during 2019 during prime time. The most watched channels were SporTV, Viva, Discovery, Multishow and Megapix. Except from Discovery, the remaining four channels belong to Globosat. The  time range considered for the audience data [...]

Amazon Prime Video features Flamengo’s content at the FIFA Club World Cup 2019

Ancelmo Gois, a Globo Groups journalist, reported that the Brazilian football club Flamengo will have an exclusive documentary available on Amazon Prime Video, about its participation in this  FIFA Club World Cup edition. The content will feature behind the scenes images of the clubs participation in the competition, which is held in Qatar. Recently, Flamengo [...]

Sky Brazil enables PPV movie rental for prepaid customers

Sky Brazil announced the launch of the PPV movie rental service for its prepaid customers. Access is now available, and a films portfolio with rental values between R $ 14.90 (USD 3.6) and R $ 18.90 (USD 4.6) is offered. To make movie rentals, Sky subscribers must have an active Smart or higher recharge packages. [...]

Telecine Play reduces its monthly subscription and adds the Harry Potter saga

To commemorate the end of the year, the  Brazilian SVOD OTT Telecine Play, Telecine platform, the Globo Groups premium channels network, launched a new offer that allows the OTT subscribers to pay a 50% less of their monthly subscription. According to the measure, the platforms basic plan will cost R$ 11,90 (USD 2.88) per month [...]

Amazon launches new productions in Brazil next year

Amazon announced this week four new original productions for Brazil, some of which are already in the process of filming, and others whose production will start in 2020. Apart from the already announced ‘Tudo or Nada: Seleção Brasileira‘ and ‘Soltos em Floripa’, the platform will also produce the criminal action thriller ‘DOM’, the drama ‘September’ [...]

Globo to produce sports content with artificial intelligence

Grupo Globo and Pixellot today announced their partnership to ramp-up Artificial Intelligence (AI)-Automated production Brazil, expanding the right-holders coverage of numerous sports leagues and competitions across the country. The partnership includes a USD 3.3 million investment of Globo in Pixellot.   The investment in Pixellot and installation of its AI-Automated production systems at stadiums, facilities and [...]

New Nextv Series edition arrives at Brazil tomorrow

The executives of the main TV, video and OTT companies will meet again in the seventh edition of  Nextv Series Brazil, leading conference organized by Dataxis, which will be held tomorrow at the Maksoud Plaza Hotel, in São Paulo. Executives of pay TV, FTA TV companies and residential telcos can participate in the event for [...]

Oi TV could lose Turner’s channels from January

Turner’s channels could no longer be part of the Brazilian pay-TV operator Ois programming grid. The main reason is that the company is developing negotiations with the programmer to renew its channels distribution agreement without increasing the value of its customers subscriptions. According to what Oi reported, in case the negotiation with Turner does not [...]

Fox Sports to stop broadcasting from Uruguay

As reported by the Uruguayan newspaper El Observador and other media in the country, the Uruguayan version of Fox Sports will stop broadcasting in the country after five years. According to the newspaper, the decision is due to a change in business strategy, following the acquisition of the international TV network by the Disney company [...]

Nextv Series 7th edition arrives at Brazil to discuss about the future of TV and OTTs

The executives of the main TV, video and OTT companies will meet again in the seventh edition of  Nextv Series Brazil, leading conference organized by Dataxis, which will be held this Wednesday, December 4th at the Maksoud Plaza Hotel, in São Paulo. Executives of pay TV, FTA TV companies and residential telcos can participate in [...]