Discovery Inc. has officially launched ‘Discovery +’, its new SVOD OTT, on January 4th, now available in the US as a D2C product, and in Europe. The international launch of the platform, which will include Latin American countries, including Brazil, is scheduled for 2021 and 2022. The official launch of Discovery+ in the US took place together with several distribution agreements, which make the platform available on various platforms and devices from Amazon, Apple, Google, Microsoft, Roku and Samsung smart TVs. In the North American country, the D2C OTT supports two monthly subscription models: one with advertisements, for USD 4.99; and another without advertising, for USD 6.99. In turn, the company announced agreements to distribute Discovery+ with Vodafone in 12 European countries; with Verizon in the US and with Sky in the Unite...

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Nextv News Latin America to resume its daily newsletters on January 18th, 2021

| December 23rd, 2020
Nextv News Latin America reports that our last daily newsletter will be sent today. We will resume on Monday, January 18th, 2021. We wish all our subscribers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year ...

AT&T expects to get better offers for DirecTV sale

As reported by The New York Post on December 20th, the telecommunications company AT&T is disappointed with the offers it received for the sale of DirecTV. According to the web version of the U...

Nordija to launch new IPTV / OTT platform in partnership with Pontis Technologies

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Scandinavian IPTV and OTT platform provider Nordija has announced this last Monday, December 21st a partnership agreement with Pontis Technologies, leading integration IP television deployment base...

Watch TV customers can access HBO GO directly in Brazil

Another of the panels that took place last December 9th last during the Nextv Series Brasil’s virtual edition was called ‘Pay TV operators: the road to OTT’. Some of the main topics of the debate f...

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| December 23rd, 2020
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| December 23rd, 2020
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| December 23rd, 2020
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| December 22nd, 2020
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| December 22nd, 2020
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| December 22nd, 2020
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| December 22nd, 2020
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| December 21st, 2020
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| December 21st, 2020
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| December 20th, 2020
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| | December 20th, 2020
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| December 20th, 2020
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| December 17th, 2020
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| December 17th, 2020
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| December 17th, 2020
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| December 16th, 2020
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| December 16th, 2020
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| December 16th, 2020
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| December 15th, 2020
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| | December 15th, 2020
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| December 14th, 2020
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| December 14th, 2020
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| December 14th, 2020
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| December 14th, 2020
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| December 14th, 2020
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| December 11th, 2020
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| December 11th, 2020
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| December 10th, 2020
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| December 9th, 2020
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| December 9th, 2020
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| December 8th, 2020
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| December 7th, 2020
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| December 6th, 2020
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| December 4th, 2020
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| | December 4th, 2020
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| December 4th, 2020
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| December 2nd, 2020
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