Tag Archives: YouTube

SBT Videos, Brazil’s SBT OTT, already has its web version

Brazilian Sistema Brasileiro de Televisão (SBT) launched SBT Videos, its own OTT platform, a content aggregator that makes videos from SBT hosted on YouTube. At present, only the OTT web version is available for free, with no need to pay any subscription. The platforms offer also includes live SBT programming.  Some of the contents available [...]

Marca Claro and YouTube develop free Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games broadcast for Latin America

As officially reported on the Marca Claro website, part of the America Movil Group, all Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games activities will be available for free for the first time  on the Marca Claro official YouTube account. The offer will be valid in 17 Latin American countries, including Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican [...]

The YouTube Masthead ads hit TV app

The homepage on YouTubes TV app is about to feature a major disruption that will be familiar to people who use the main site: a giant advertisement at the top of the page. The large ad is referred to as the YouTube Masthead, and its considered a prime advertisement slot. According to a Google press [...]

Telefe launches new webseries in partnership with MTV Latin America

The Argentine FTA TV channel Telefe is premiering the webseries LifeHackers, its first co-production with MTV Latin America, on its digital platforms. Starred ny Argentine youtuber Barbi Martínez and Mexican actor and influencer Kevin Rogers, the new webserie follows Vicky (Barbi) and Neto (Kevin), who decided to move together  for the first time and must [...]

Televisa makes exclusive La reina soy yo digital premiere

Before its premiere, scheduled for next August 26th on the Mexican Canal de las Estrellas, Televisa announced that its soap opera La reina soy yo will premiere its first five episodes today on its official website and on the Las Estrellas app. Televisa also reported that the series first 10 episodes will be available on [...]

Original YouTube’s productions to be available for free from September

YouTube announced that YouTube Original content, now exclusive only for YouTube Premium subscribers, will be offered for free and with ads for all the platforms users, starting next September 24th. According to what Google -the video  platform owner- officially reported, from that date, its series, movies and live events can be accessed for free, with [...]

Mediapro expands Pan American Games borders with YouTube

The Spanish company Mediapro announced it came to terms with YouTube to broadcast the Lima 2019 Pan American Games live and for the first time on the video platform, not including Turkey and the American continent. The companies did not give details on the agreements economic terms, which was possible thanks to the Peruvian Olympic [...]

Pan American Games arrive at Chile through Chilevision

Chilean FTA TV channel Chilevision is also joining the 2019 Pan American Games broadcasts, which are being developed until August, 11th in Lima, Peru. As it was officially reported, the Turner channel is broadcasting the competition on its FTA TV network and on its website, where access to the Pan American Games contents was enabled [...]

Prime Video is already available on Chromecast and YouTube returns to Amazon Fire TV

In April this year, Amazon and Google announced that they would end their dispute, for which neither YouTube was available on Amazon Fire TV, nor Amazon was compatible with Chromecast. Since yesterday, both companies officially incorporated YouTube and Prime Video into Fire TV and Chromecast, respectively. The clash between Google and Amazon started in 2015, [...]

RDC TV stops its operations in Net Brazil

Brazilian Rede Digital de Comunicação (RDC TV) announced last Thursday that it was no longer available on Nets channels 24 and 524. That is what the company officially informed for all its subscribers. Marcio Irion, RDC TVs President, officially confirmed that the channel stopped to appear on the Brazilian pay TV operators programming grid. We [...]