Tag Archives: VOD

Sky Brazil takes Sky Play to the next Rock in Rio edition

The pay TV company Sky Brazil confirmed that it will take part of the next Rock in Rio edition, one of the largest music festivals worldwide, which will celebrate its ninth edition during September and October in the Olympic Park of Rio de Janeiro. The company will have its own stand, called Sly Play Rock, [...]

DirecTV GO arrives at Argentina, Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay

DirecTV GO, a streaming platform that combines live and on demand programming, including series, documentaries, movies, sports and premium content, is arriving at Argentina, Peru, Ecuador and Uruguay. From June 24th, DirecTV customers can access DirecTV GO for free. The service is available since last year in Chile and Colombia, where access to the platform [...]

CINE.AR PLAY aims to become integrated to pay TV operators in Latin America

CINE.AR PLAY, the free VOD platform of the National Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts (INCAA) of Argentina, wants its catalog to be distributed by pay TV operators in the country and abroad. CINE.AR PLAYs integration will be done in two ways: the firstone will be from its integration via API with different operators in [...]

OTT & VOD distributors look for new monetization content models

During the first day of the Nextv Series Argentina event, the leading conference that took place on May 14th and 15th at the Intercontinental Hotel in Buenos Aires, organized by Dataxis, the panel New VOD & OTT distribution models for TV and cinema productions was developed with Paula Castellanos (Toolbox), Victor Tevah (Go! Live your [...]

FTA TV, between the linear and on demand model

During the first day of the Nextv Series Argentina event, the leading conference that took place on May 14th and 15th at the Intercontinental Hotel in Buenos Aires, organized by Dataxis, the panel OTT and the future of FTA TV was developed.Patricia Bazan (Megamedia), Pablo Massi Nápoli (America TV Peru), Joe Fregoso (Mediagenix) and Mariano [...]

Izzi adds DogTV in Mexico with Discovery Networks

Dog TV, the first TV channel focused exclusively on dogs contents, is already available on Mexican pay TV operator channel 270, and distributed by Discovery Networks Mexico. The channel offer includes original content developed and scientifically tested 24 hours a day, and programs are supported by research experts. DogTVs worldwide success is guaranteed, because its [...]

AT&T sells its Hulu’s 10% part

Hulu announced it acquired the WarnerMedias (AT&T) 10% stake in the streaming platform. The transaction was valued in USD 1,430 million. With the acquisition, Hulu becomes the owner of Disney (which concentrates a 60% after formalizing the merger with Fox) and Comcast / NBCUniversal (30%). The sale of AT&T shares made Hulu to be valued [...]

UOL offers ESPN full catalog at UOL Esporte Clube

ESPN will launch all of its linear channels -ESPN Brasil, ESPN, ESPN 2 and ESPN Extra -this week in UOL Esporte Clube, the Universe OInlines  (UOL) sports content platform The measure extends the agreement between ESPN and UOL with effect from April 10th, 2018, which already includes ESPN Play in UOLs sports OTT. The agreement [...]

Samsung allows to pay VOD content and apps on Vivo’s invoice

Samsung and the Brazilian telecommunications company Vivo launched a new payment method for apps in the Galaxy Store, which will be connected directly to each subscriber’s cell phone account. The launch will benefit all customers with Vivo cell phones that have Samsung smartphones. Vivo is the first operator in Brazil to offer this payment option. [...]