Tag Archives: US

UCL Channel and the OAS launch news format about the organization

The Continental Union Latin America Channel (UCL) and the  American States Organization (OAS) General Secretary will work together to produce OEA News, a TV news format that will focus on the development of OAS news for all Latin America. The launch is scheduled for this Thursday, May 9th. With this initiative, the OAS proposes the [...]

HITN launches Edye in Mexico with Claro Video

HITN, the Spanish-language channel specialized in offering educational and entertainment content in the US, announced it launched its SVOD OTT Edye in Mexico and the rest of Latin America through Claro Video. Apart from that, over the course of the year, Edye will continue to expand its distribution with other pay TV operators, internet and [...]

The NTT IndyCar Series is available in Latin America through Claro Video

Claro Video presented the launch of the NTT IndyCar Series races 2019 season , the highest category of motorsports in the United States. It will be available in Latin America and will cost USD 41 por those who subscribe and access to the content.. The 16 races of the competition will be available on the [...]

DirecTV launches new sports newscast in Peru

DirecTV announced the launching of Connection DirecTV, its new sports newscast, which is being premiered today on DirecTV Sports in Peru. The program will offer an analysis on Peruvian and international sports scene. It will have a daily edition from Mondays to Fridays and another on Sundays, and all of them will last half an [...]

Disney+ to be launched next November 12th and will cost USD 7 monthly

The Walt Disney Company officially announced that its OTT Disney + will be launched next November 12th in the US. The subscription will cost USD 7 monthly and, according to the company, after the debut in the US, Disney + will expand itself globally in a fast way, with plans to be in all the [...]

Televisa and Univision create new sports brand

Mexican TV channel Televisa announced it will run a strategic agreement between its sports divisions and Univisions to strengthen and increase its presence in Mexican, US and Canadian hispanic market. The new sports brand will be launched next June 9th and its arrival to 170 million people is one of its main aims to achieve. [...]

Popcornflix’s owners buy Crackle

Sony Pictures Television announced the sale of its majority Crackles stake to the US company Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment (CSSE). The companies relaunched the OTT as Crackle Plus, AVOD streaming platform, which will include in its offer all Crackle and Sonys content, and 6 CSSEs AVOD services: Popcornflix; Truli; Popcornflix Kids; Popcornflix Comedy; [...]

Dish and DishLatino return to Univision

Dish and Univision announced a new agreement that will allow Univision Communications channels reestablishment for Dish and DishLatinos customers. The networks restoration ends an almost nine months dispute, in which last June 30th, 2018 the US network stopped broadcasting its Univision, UniMás and Galavisión channels to Dish’s customers, in addition to blocking access to all [...]

Netflix could remove the entire Pixar catalog to include it in Disney+

Pixar’s films could stop being part of  Netflix catalog to migrate to Disney +, the new OTT that Disney plans to launch at the end of the year. The studio, created in 1979, will be 24 years old in 2019 since it launched Toy Story, its first computerized film, in 1995. Of the 20 feature [...]

Netflix to cancel free trial month in Latin American, Caribbean and European countries

Netflix ended its one-month free offer for new subscribers in several Latin American, Caribbean and European countries  Those affected by the measure are Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba,  Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela, according to the official Netflix help page. The OTT did not make this modification in [...]