Tag Archives: Sony

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 [...]

Amazon Prime Video now available on PlayStation

Sony announced that the Amazon Prime Video app is now available for PS3 and PS4 consoles in Latin America. This way, users can access to award-winning Amazon Originals series, movies and other contents. To use the platform, users have to download the app from the Playstation Store. Among the titles offered are Amazon Originals like [...]

Crackle launches in Colombia with ETB

Sony Pictures Television’s SVOD service Crackle announced its arrival in the Colombian market as part of the new TV paga offer of the Telecommunication Company of Bogotá (ETB). For a monthly fee of CO $ 11,400 (USD 3.4) after a free-month trial, ETB clients can download the application on different connected devices and use it [...]

Oi launches broadband offer with video content

Brazilian telecommunications company Oi has launched a new product – called Oi Total Play – that allows broadband customers to access the content of the digital platforms of Discovery, ESPN, FOX Networks Group Brazil (FNG), HBO, Sony and Viacom. The bundle also includes fixed telephony. The product is oriented to a new segment of broadband customers [...]

Argentina welcomes the new TV business

NexTV Series South America, the exclusive conference about free-to-air and pay TV in Argentina, to be held on June 14 and 15 at the Alvear Palace Hotel, will bring together top executives from leading companies such as Cablevision, DirecTV, Disney, Turner, HBO, Sony, Fox, Telefonica, Viacom, Artear, América TV, La Nación TV, Supercanal and Discovery, [...]

YouTube Kids app now available on Smart TVs

YouTube Kids app has arrived on select LG, Sony, and Samsung smart TVs in the 26 countries where the app is currently available, including Latin America. The app launched over two years ago in the United States and then expanded to other countries worldwide. YouTube said the service has recorded more than 30 billion views [...]

José Rivera Font, VP & General Manager, Crackle: “We have 26 signed agreements with pay TV operators in Latin America”

José Rivera Font, VP & General Manager, Crackle, spoke exclusively to NexTV News Latam about the new strategy of the streaming platform in Latin America. In November 2016, Crackle changed its OTT offering from a free, ad-supported service to an authenticated service offered by Pay TV operators.   -Why did you decide to change the [...]

Sony’s Crackle SVOD service launches on Brazil’s Oi

Video streaming platform Crackle (Sony Pictures Television) has launched in Brazil in partnership with telecommunications company Oi. It is available to fixed broadband customers of the Oi Total packages. Crackle reformulated its business model this year and ended its free, ad- supported service to become a subscription service in partnership with operators. Sonys platform closed [...]

Telefe premieres “Mad About You” adaptation in Argentina

Free-to-air channel Telefe from Argentina has released on Monday, September 5, Loco por vos, the local adaptation of the NBCs 90s sitcom Mad About You.   Recorded entirely in 4K, the Argentine adaptation is made in association with Sony Pictures Television. It stars Juan Minujín y Julieta Zylberberg, and airs from Monday to Thursday in [...]

Sony launches 100-inch 4K HDR TV in Mexico

  Sony unveiled in Mexico a new 100-inch TV set with 4K HDR technology and Android system. The equipment was launched in partnership with Netflix.   The new TV XBR-100Z9D arrived the Mexican market only a day after its launching in the U.S and Europe. It costs MX$ 1.3 million (USD 70,000).   The equipment [...]