Tag Archives: YouTube

NBCUniversal invests in YouTube channel about series

NBCUniversal developed in partnership with ViU Hub, Globosats digital business unit, the YouTube channel “Amo Séries”, with the aim of meeting the demand of Brazilians for this type of content. The channel presents two new videos per week, on Thursdays and Saturdays, hosted by Foquinha and Mikannn, two local influencers, who receive guests each season. [...]

RT en Español reaches 1 billion views on YouTube

Russia’s international news channel RT en Español announced that it has reached 1 billion views on YouTube, surpassing all international news channels that broadcast in that language, according to a press release. RT en Español obtained thirteen times more views on YouTube than BBC Mundo and eight times more than CNN en Español. In addition, [...]

Disney launches series of short videos on YouTube

Disney Junior has launched on its YouTube channel “Descubriendo La Sirenita” and “Descubriendo Blanca Nieves y los 7 enanos“, the new short-form content narrated by girls telling the original stories of princesses Ariel and Blanca Nieves. These are the first two videos of a new series with 12 episodes of 3 to 5 minutes in [...]

YouTube announces first Spanish language original movie

YouTube announced its first-ever Spanish language Youtube Original movie, Museo, starring Mexican actor Gael García Bernal. It will debut in theaters this fall (in North America) and on Youtube Premium later this year. The Movie is inspired by the most infamous cultural artifact heist in Mexican history, when two two regular guys looted 140 priceless [...]

YouTube to expand non-skippable ads on its platform

YouTube announced that all creators who monetize content on the platform will soon be able to have access to non-skippable ads on all videos. Initially, this option was available only for a small number of creators. With the extension of this monetization method, the company seeks to improve revenues of creators. Users, however, will have [...]

YouTube plans to produce original content for Mexico

Susanne Daniels, YouTubes global head of original programing, said in an interview that the platform is creating original programing for international markets, including Mexico, among others, in an effort to draw new customers to its paid subscription service, Reuters reports. The contents will come in the form of multiple genres such as music documentaries, reality [...]

Telefe hits 2 million subscribers on YouTube

Argentine TV broadcaster Telefe (Viacom) announced that its YouTube channel has surpassed 2 million subscribers, only eight months after receiving YouTubes gold Play Button for reaching 1 million. Telefes official channel on YouTube has more than 75,000 videos and offers the best contents of each show. The channels of Susana Giménez, Humor Telefe and Novelas [...]

Gloud launches gaming show on YouTube

Cloud-based gaming platform Gloud, owned by Turner Latin America, has launched “Los Glouder”, a weekly show focused on the gaming industry and available in five-minute capsules on YouTube. It is produced by digital agency Lanzallamas. “Los Glouder” is inspired by “Los Gumers”, an Argentine television show that explained different aspects of the videogame universe in [...]