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Apple launches its OTT in more than 100 countries this year

Apple confirmed the launching of its OTT ‘Apple TV +’, which will soon be available in more than 100 countries around the world, in all Apple devices, which will include Macs, Samsung, LG, Sony and Vizio Smart TVs , in addition to Roku and Amazon Fire TV. The company did not give details about the [...]

Apple launches its OTT in more than 100 countries this year

Apple confirmed the launching of its OTT ‘Apple TV +’, which will soon be available in more than 100 countries around the world, in all Apple devices, which will include Macs, Samsung, LG, Sony and Vizio Smart TVs , in addition to Roku and Amazon Fire TV. The company did not give details about the [...]

Televisa denies alliance with Netflix

After launching its own OTT Blim, in February 2016, Televisa announced it will join Netflix again and, according to what was reported, it ordered to vacate two of its TV studios so that, in the coming weeks, several producers will start filming some of the new productions that Netflix announced for 2019 and 2020. Televisa [...]

Televisa unveils new original series

Televisa held its 2019 Upfront in Mexico where it revealed its new programming lineup to clients, advertisers and agencies, among others. The event also had the participation of the countrys President-elect Andres Manuel López Obrador. The new content offer will include short and dynamic formats, with a multiplatform approach. Some of the titles are “Fábrica [...]

Amazon seeks deals with Sony and Paramount

Amazon has held talks with executives of Sony and Paramount about options that could include co-financing movies in exchange for certain online rights, reported Bloomberg, citing people familiar with the matter. With this strategy, Amazon is looking to attract viewers to its streaming service, which is also available in Latin America. One of the sources [...]

Crackle now available to Viva mobile subscribers in Bolivia

Sonys SVOD platform Crackle announced a deal that will allow clients of Bolivian mobile operator Viva to access a catalog with original productions, series and movies. The service costs Bs 25 (USD 3.5) per month. In Bolivia, Viva is the first operator authorized to offer Crackle through mobile services. “We are confident that our users [...]

Vevo to shut down its apps to focus on YouTube

Video platform Vevo, which is owned by major music labels, announced that it will shut down its apps and consumer-facing website and will continue offering its content on YouTube. Vevo will remain focused on engaging the biggest audiences and pursuing growth opportunities. Our catalog of premium music videos and original content will continue to reach [...]

Colombia: TV manufacturers expect sales boost during FIFA World Cup

The main TV manufacturers in Colombia expect the Soccer World Cup to boost sales in the country, as it usually happens during big sporting events. Samsungs Audio and Video Director in Colombia, Marlon Acuña told local media El Colombiano that the sales of the brand in 2018 could increase by up to 48%. Samsung leads [...]

YouTube TV launches app for Smart TVs, streaming devices and gaming consoles

Google announced the launch of dedicated apps of YouTube TV, its live TV service, for smart TVs, streaming devices and gaming consoles. In a blog post, the company said that in next few days users will be able to stream live TV through the new YouTube TV app on Android TV devices including Nvidia Shield [...]

Hollywood studios launch Movies Anywhere digital locker service

The new service Movies Anywhere – backed by major Hollywood studios and digital retailers – allows users to purchase and store their movies in a digital locker for viewing on multiple connected devices. This initiative, launched last week, is led by Disney and features Fox, Warner, Sony and Universal films. Users can connect Movies Anywhere [...]