Tag Archives: Google

The YouTube Masthead ads hit TV app

The homepage on YouTubes TV app is about to feature a major disruption that will be familiar to people who use the main site: a giant advertisement at the top of the page. The large ad is referred to as the YouTube Masthead, and its considered a prime advertisement slot. According to a Google press [...]

Prime Video is already available on Chromecast and YouTube returns to Amazon Fire TV

In April this year, Amazon and Google announced that they would end their dispute, for which neither YouTube was available on Amazon Fire TV, nor Amazon was compatible with Chromecast. Since yesterday, both companies officially incorporated YouTube and Prime Video into Fire TV and Chromecast, respectively. The clash between Google and Amazon started in 2015, [...]

Amazon and Google add YouTube on Fire TV and Prime Video on Chromecast

Amazon and Google announced that the official YouTube app will be incorporated into Amazon Fire TV devices and Fire TVs Smart TVs and, simultaneously, the Prime Video app will be compatible with Chromecast and devices with Chromecast included. In addition, Prime Video will also be available on some Android TV devices. YouTube TV and YouTube [...]

YouTube Premium and YouTube Music are launched in Argentina and Uruguay

YouTube Premium, Googles OTT SVOD non-advertising version already available in Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru and Mexico, was launched in Argentina and Uruguay together with YouTube Music, the music streaming platform developed by YouTube. YouTube Premium (previously known as YouTube Red), has applications on iOS and Android, and is also available through its own website. Its [...]

Mexico’s Totalplay partners with Google for targeted advertising on pay TV

Mexican operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) has signed an agreement with Google to offer targeted advertising to its pay TV subscribers. The tests began in November and the solution it is expected to be available to all customers in February next year, Expansión reported. In this way, the company will be able to substitute a linear [...]

Endemol, Band and Google team up for new digital advertising model for MasterChef Brazil

Endemol Shine Brazil announced a strategic alliance with Google and Band Digital to launch a new advertising model for its cooking show MasterChef Brasil. With the launch of the new season, the deal will open new sponsorship and advertising opportunities on the YouTube channel of MasterChef in the country, which includes complete episodes, as well [...]

Fox+ service now available on Apple and Google’s digital stores in Brazil

Fox Networks Group announced that its SVOD package, called Fox+, is now available on App Store and Google Play in Brazil, through the Fox app. In this way, the company further expands the reach of this service, which was launched in the country in May. Fox+ package offers live streaming of the group’s 11 channels, [...]

Telemundo, Google team up for World Cup content

Telemundo announced a partnership with Google to offer World Cup content on Google and YouTube platforms for fans in the United States. Under the deal, users searching content of the World Cup will see close to real-time video highlights from Telemundo Deportes, including in-game clips featuring goals, halftime highlights, match previews, winning probabilities, line-ups and [...]

NexTV Series Argentina discussed how to monetize cross-screen advertising on TV

During the first day of NexTV Series Argentina, the conference held on May 16 and 17 in Buenos Aires, executives from Perfil Network, Grupo América, Google and Welo agreed that the digital advertising does not replace traditional TV advertising, and both complement each other. During his participation in the executive panel called “How to monetize [...]

Google removes Kodi from search autocomplete

Google has removed the word Kodi from the autocomplete tool of its search engine, TorrentFreak reported. Now, users will have to type out the full term to get information about the software, which is used to access illegal content. Kodi is a legal open source software that supports several third-party add-ons that give access to [...]