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Disney+ already records 10 million subscribers two days after its launch

Disney+, the long-awaited Disney OTT launched on Tuesday in the US, Canada and Holland, has already recorded 10 million subscribers. The figure is higher than expectations of both analysts and Disney, which expected to have around 8 million subscribers by the end of this year for its SVOD platform. Despite the figure, Disney+ offers a [...]

Disney+ launches in the US, Canada and Holland and releases original productions weekly

Today, Disney launched its long-awaited OTT Disney+ in the US, Canada and Holland. The platform’s debut included a catalog of almost 500 movies and 7,500 TV episodes from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and the company’s original productions. Its monthly subscription is valued at USD 6.99, and it is possible to bundle it [...]

HBO Max to be free to AT&T’s HBO subscribers

WarnerMedia will give AT&T customers who subscribe to HBO free access to HBO Max. When it launches, the OTT will be available to about 10 million AT&T customers who also are HBO subscribers for no additional charge, AT&T COO John Stankey said in an interview with Reuters. Stankey also said the telco might include HBO [...]

Disney announces the full Disney+ catalog before its launch in the US

Through its official Twitter account, Disney announced this week how its new Disney+ catalog, its new OTT to be launched next November 12th in the US, will be set up. The new platform will feature the entire catalog of the company, which includes Marvel, Pixar, Star Wars, Fox and National Geographic productions, apart from several [...]

Liberty Latin America to acquire AT&T’s operations in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

Liberty Latin America today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire AT&Ts wireless and wireline operations in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. In the all-cash transaction, the Acquisition Assets are valued at an enterprise value of USD 1.95 billion. Balan Nair, President and CEO of Liberty Latin America, commented: This [...]

Original Apple TV+ films to be available ‘weeks before’ in movie theatres

As reported by The Wall Street Journal on Friday, September 27th, Apple is planning to bring feature-length films to theatres before releasing them on its SVOD OTT service, planned to be launched next November 1st, according to people familiar with the plans. According to what The Wall Street Journal reported, the company has made overtures [...]

PX Sports is now available in Argentina through Cablevision

PX Sports, TV channel focused on extreme sports exclusive programming, is now available in Argentina on Cablevisión (channel 113 Cablevision Digital and Cablevision HD), and on Cablevision Flow. With this launch in Argentina, the channel strengthens its reach in almost the entire American continent through important operators such as Claro, Dish (Sling TV), Cablevisión, Entel [...]

Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic strengthens itself as the annual event of sports business on TV and OTT

Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic, in its first edition at the Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, is taking place in response to the growing interest in the TV technology convergence and the sports business development in the region. The conference and expo will be held next October 2nd and will focus on how new [...]

Win Sports to exclusively broadcast Radamel Falcao’s football matches in the Turkish League

The Colombian sports channel Win Sports announced it has acquired the exclusive Turkish football league broadcasting rights, so that subscribers can enjoy footballer Radamel Falcaos matches at the Galatasaray SK, from next September 28th.   For us it is totally relevant to follow our athletes in their most important competitions. This time it could not be [...]