Tag Archives: streaming

Website Pelispedia is closed in Uruguay for illegal series and movies streaming

Uruguayan Justice requested to close the Pelispedia website, which had an ilegal series and films catalog without its intellectual rights owners authorization. The website has received complaints from Warner, Universal Studios and Fox for illegally displaying content. Apart from that, Pelispedias owners were imprisoned for a 90-day period. Montevideos Criminal Prosecutors of Narcotic Drugs and [...]

PGA Championship to be watched in Latin America and the Caribbean through ESPN

As part of an agreement between the PGA of America and ESPN, the PGA Championship –  considered one of the four most important professional golf competitions – will arrive at Latin America and the Caribbean. The competition will begin today at the Bethpage Black Course in New York, considered one of the most difficult golf [...]

TV Peru advances in selling its productions abroad

Hugo Coya, Peruvian Radio and Television National Institute (IRTP) Executive President, reported that the agency is in process of negotiating  the sale of the TV Peru series The last bastion to a known streaming platform, whose name was not informed. In addition, he said that they have received proposals from Amazon and an Indian channel, [...]

Facebook becomes criticized in Argentina for Libertadores Cup broadcasting

In the OTT Facebook Watch Libertadores Cup broadcastings debut,  social network received several complaints about the poor quality of the images. Football match between the Argentine team Huracán and the Brazilian Cruzeiro was the first to be broadcast under this modality. Watchers main complaints were focused on contents poor quality and the constant interruptions during [...]

Record TV launches news channel to face CNN Brazil

Brazilian FTA Record TV Journalism Department is working to launch a new news channel, scheduled for 2020. It could replace Record News, current 24-hour news network from Record Group , or develop a new project, competing with Record News. Central point for the new channel is to be available for pay TV formats and OTT [...]

Record News will be available in Youtube and Facebook

Record Group Brazilian news channel Record News  will be available on Youtube and Facebook Live, as well as its pay TV channel and PlayPlus, VOD platform launched in August 2018. This way, FTA, streaming internet and social media content will be shared by all Record Groups platforms. Making Record TV content available in many platforms [...]

LaLiga closes three illegal streaming websites in Brazil

Three streaming platforms that illegally broadcasted  Spanish Football Professional League (LaLiga) matches in Brazil have been closed, according to what LaLiga and LtaHub law firms reported. Together, they surpassed 8,000 subscribers and half a million visits per month. These are the sites www.listaiptvbrasil.com,br; www.melhorlistaiptv.com.br and www.listaiptvbrasilhd.br.  Audiovisual piracy is a crime and it threatens football, [...]

Original PlayKids content is launched on Looke, Now and Vivo Play

Brazilian educational platform PlayKids ran an agreement with Brazilian digital distribution company Encripta, to take its digital content to other streaming platforms. The firsts ones will be Looke, Now and Vivo Play, and it is probable to add others in the future. Our original contents are produced with a child development focus, trying to encourage [...]

Tubi, the largest North American A-VOD, expands internationally

Tubi will be launched in additional international territories this year, and the first is expected to be announced in the first quarter. It is currently available in the US and Canada. Streaming platform was profitable in the fourth quarter of 2018 and will invest its profits in content acquisition this year. As reported, it will [...]

Dish sues Univision for streaming patents

Satellite operator filed a federal lawsuit against Univision. Dish states that Hispanic network OTTs , including Univision Now, the Univisión application, and Univisión Deportes, violate four of their patents that cover streaming with adaptive transfer speed. From Univision, company representatives expressed  that there is no type of patent infringement: As we previously informed Dish, we [...]