Tag Archives: Channels

Blim relaunches as Blim TV and adds 30 live channels to its catalog

Blim, Televisa SVOD platform, announced its relaunch as Blim TV, and adds more than 30 live channels to its catalog, which includes more than 32 thousand episodes and movies, as Televisa officially reported. Contents will be available on any device, with the possibility of enjoying them for free for a seven-day period. New channels available [...]

Liberty Puerto Rico expands its OTT channels offering

Liberty Puerto Rico added 25 channels to its OTT Liberty Gos catalog and, according to the company, its OTT channels offering totals 65, including English and Spanish-Speaking ones such as Cooking Channel, Discovery Kids, Discovery Latin America, DIY Network, Hallmark Drama, Hallmark Mysteries, Oxygen, Reelz Channel, Spanish TLC and the local public channel WIPR. Since [...]

Zapping TV expands its channels and content catalog

Chilean pay TV OTT Zapping TV relaunched its streaming offer and doubled its more than 70 channels with exclusive content, a Bollywood series and films TV network, another one on eSports and the first channel for  LGBT+ community in Latin America. Customers can access to Zapping TVs catalog for free during a 7-days period, and [...]

Turner outsources production in Brazil with Casablanca

Turner reached an agreement with Brazilian company Casablanca to outsource production in Brazil. Contract establishes business from San Pablo to produce Brazilian programs that were made directly by Turner, nationalizes content generated abroad and operate sports broadcasts before Brazilian League beginning, scheduled for April. Association also consider that Turner facilities in San Pablo will be [...]

Argentina’s FTA broadcasters claim for the heavy tax burden

Argentine FTA networks requested “lighten the backpack” in relation to the tax scheme, mainly for those that are paid by services of right management. This request was made within the framework of a meeting of the Association of Argentine Broadcasters (ATA), in which the head of the National Communications Agency (Enacom), Silvana Giudici, was present. [...]

Pay TV operators expand channel offering in Mexico

Mexican Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) unveiled a report with the evolution of plans and tariffs of fixed telecommunications services, which includes a comparative analysis of the offer during the second quarter of 2017 and the same period in 2018. IFT affirmed that the offer improved in 2018 compared to the previous year. “In most plans [...]

Megacable drops Televisa channels

Mexican largest cable operator, Megacable, has decided to drop 14 channels of Televisa Networks effective September 9. Both companies confirm the decision.   The channels are Telehit, Distrito Comedia, Ritmoson, Unicable, Las estrellas, Foro TV, Tiin, De película, Golden, Golden Edge, Gala TV, Bandamax, Canal 5 and TL Novelas. In a statement, Televisa said that this [...]

Machinima revamps its channels

Multi-channel network Machinima has revamped the programming lineup of several of its channels across social video platforms such as YouTube and Facebook, in a move to better reach the audience segments within the universe of gamers and alpha fans.   Among the changes, Prime channel has rebranded as Primr and is now focused on geek-centric, [...]