Tag Archives: YouTube

Samsung Mexico offers YouTube Premium for free on Galaxy S10 and Galaxy A models

Samsung and YouTube announced an agreement in which customers using Galaxy S10 and Galaxy A models in Mexico will have free access to the YouTube Premium app. As detailed by the telephone company, buying any Galaxy S10 device, clients will be able to access YouTube Premium for free, for a four-month period. Those customers who [...]

DAZN starts to broadcast Brazilian teams matches in South American Cup only for subscribers

A few days after announcing the launch of its platform in Brazil, DAZN determined that it will broadcast Brazilian football teams matches in the second South American Cups step only to its subscribers During the first part of the competition, before the official launch of the OTT in Brazil, the company broadcast Brazilian teams matches [...]

YouTube relaunches its original content for free and with advertisements

In May 2018, YouTube launched the US series Cobra Kai, and reported that its first episode had 50 million visits during it first five months. But, despite the contents success, the company decided to change its strategy and offer all its original programming for free and with ads, instead of restricting it to YouTube Premium [...]

Amazon and Google add YouTube on Fire TV and Prime Video on Chromecast

Amazon and Google announced that the official YouTube app will be incorporated into Amazon Fire TV devices and Fire TVs Smart TVs and, simultaneously, the Prime Video app will be compatible with Chromecast and devices with Chromecast included. In addition, Prime Video will also be available on some Android TV devices. YouTube TV and YouTube [...]

Chilean Channel 13 prepares Loop app on Smart TVs

Chilean Channel 13 officially reported on its website that it will soon include its OTT Loop application on Smart TVs, which will be available on Android, iOS, Chromecast, Roku and Apple TV, with the contents displayed on the channel and a broader content catalog, with free access for customers. Up to now, no registration was [...]

Disney and Fox present arguments to the FNE for not selling Fox Sports Chile

Chilean National Economic Prosecutor’s Office (FNE) could decide in the coming days on the sale of Fox Sports in the country. On August 31st, 2018, Disney -represented by lawyer Claudio Lizana, and Fox by lawyer Ignacio Larraín-, provided information to the entity, suggesting that the operation does not represent risks to make free market competition [...]

YouTube Premium and YouTube Music are launched in Argentina and Uruguay

YouTube Premium, Googles OTT SVOD non-advertising version already available in Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru and Mexico, was launched in Argentina and Uruguay together with YouTube Music, the music streaming platform developed by YouTube. YouTube Premium (previously known as YouTube Red), has applications on iOS and Android, and is also available through its own website. Its [...]

Tigo to launch ONEtv in Paraguay

Tigo (Millicom) launched the OTT ONEtv in Paraguay, which includes more than 190 live TV channels, HD content and the possibility of renting movies, with approximately 400 free titles. Watchers can also pause programming, and record content to access it at the time they consider it. ONEtv puts together digital content platforms together with linear [...]

DAZN leads Brazilian YouTube sports audience

Corinthians classification to the next South American Cup step recorded 438 thousand subscribers in DAZN, according to what Brazilian news website UOL Esporte informed. OTT is planned to be available in the country from March. Racing-Corinthians football match broadcasting was carried out by DAZN  on its Facebook and YouTube channels, and surpassed the number of [...]

Tim allows paying Netflix with postpaid invoice in Brazil

Tim Brazil announced an agreement with Netflix, in which it will allow to pay the OTT account in the operators monthly invoice. The possibility is available to subscribers of the Tim Black postpaid plan -with the exception of the Express modality-. Tim is the first cell phone operator to include this offer. Net includes that [...]