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CNBC, Sky Mexico team up to launch CNBC Latin America

CNBC International (NBCUniversal) announced a strategic partnership with Sky Mexico that will see the creation of CNBC Latin America, a dedicated business and financial TV news service.   In a press release, the company said that CNBC Latin America will bring the best of CNBC’s English language content from around the globe to the regions [...]

Digicel reached agreements for the transmission of NBCUniversal and CBS content in the Caribbean

  Caribbean telecommunications company Digicel announced it had reached trade agreements with the US programmers NBCUniversal and CBS Studios International to incorporate content to the IPTV service offered by Digicel Play in Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago and Barbados.   CBS contents include shows such as Dr. Phil, The Late Show with Steven Colbert, 60 Minutes, [...]

Golf Channel’s TV Everywhere platform is available to customers of DirecTV in Latin America

  According what NexTV News Latam could find out, the TV Everywhere platform of Pay-TV signal Golf Channel Latin America is now available for DirecTV (AT&T) customers  in the region.   Golf Channel, which occupies the 628 frequency  slot in standard definition (SD) of the DTH operator, which owns in turn 20% of the shares [...]

Fullscreen MCN to be launched as mobile SVOD OTT with exclusive original content

  US multi-channel network (MCN) Fullscreen (Otter Media) announced that it will launch on April 26th its subscription Video On Demand (SVOD) Over-the-Top (OTT) service through a mobile app which will include exclusive original content.   The new platform, destined for the “millenial” public (between 13 and 30 years old), will have a monthly cost [...]

Facebook launched its first live TV show

  US social network Facebook launched on March 22nd its first live show through its online platform. Live from E! is an entertainment magazine on showbiz conducted in partnership with American programmer NBCUniversal, reported the local medium The New York Post.   The daily talk show, which lasts 20 minutes, was originally conceived by E! [...]

Syfy channel innovates in virtual reality with multiplatform series

Pay-TV channel Syfy (NBCUniversal) will launch its new multiplatform series Halcyon, which will have 10 chapters for linear TV and TV Everywhere services and another extra five which will be available for the virtual reality head-mounted display Oculus Rift. No release date was announced yet.   Halcyon will be a police science fiction series set [...]

NBCUniversal amplió su alianza con Ole Communications para unificar sus señales en HispanoaméricaNBCUniversal broadens its partnership with Ole Communications to unify its channels in Hispanic America

La programadora estadounidense NBCUniversal cerró un acuerdo con Ole Communications, con quien ya manejaba en conjunto su señal E! Entertainment Television, para unificar sus cinco canales de TV paga en la región y optimizar así su desempeño. El movimiento forma parte de una búsqueda de la cadena por afianzar su posición en la región. Se [...]