Tag Archives: YouTube

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 [...]

Lolly Kids TV may arrive at Latin America

The children’s music channel Lolly Kids TV announced it is arriving at Spain and intends to find new operators to expand itself to Latin America in the future. The channel’s content offer is available for DTH, IPTV and OTT cable operators, in Full HD resolution. Its catalog is now being offered on several channels in [...]

Xiaomi launches STB for streaming in Brazil

Cell phones global leader Xiaomi, fourth in smartphones importance, will launch in Brazil its STB for streaming Mi Box S. The device, compatible with Chromecast, plays videos in 4K, and its remote control has a button to access Netflix and allows to activate voice commands through Google Assistant. Mi Box S was officially launched in [...]

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 [...]