Monthly Archives: September 2020

TV Red Digital chooses Anevia and Viaccess-Orca to launch new OTT platform in Bogota

OTT and IPTV software solutions provider Anevia, and Viaccess-Orca (VO), which provides OTT, TV platforms and content protection, announced the start of a complete OTT TV platform for TV Red Digital in Bogota, Colombia. As officially reported by Anevia, TV Red Digital will operate the new platform as the core of a white-label OTT TV [...]

Sky to broadcast the Bundesliga in Mexico and Central America and launches new TV channel focused on the competition

Televisa has recently announced that Sky México (Televisa and AT&T) has run a two-year agreement with the Bundesliga (German Professional Football League), to broadcast the competition, both in the First and Second Division, in Mexico and Central America. The agreement, which started to be implemented with the current Bundesliga season, which began last week, allows [...]

Discovery to launch new OTT globally soon

David Zaslav, CEO at Discovery, has confirmed days ago that the company will join the OTT universe with a new platform, which will soon be launched globally, including Latin America. The executive made the announcement last week at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia shareholders conference. The company had already reported to be working on a new [...]

Google would launch new ‘Chromecast with Google TV’

According to several specialized websites, Google is about to launch a new device with integrated Android TV and remote control. The device, codenamed Sabrina, would be called Chromecast with Google TV, and could be officially announced on September 30th. According to the information reported by the specialized website Pocket-lint, Google will announce the official launch [...]

Tubi en Español launches on Roku devices in the US

Fox Entertainments AVOD OTT Tubi has officially launched its dedicated Spanish-language destination within the Tubi app in the US on Roku devices, offering more than one thousand titles and more than three thousand hours of content for free. Tubi en Español complements Tubis library of over 23 thousand movies and TV shows. Launching Tubi en [...]

Peruvian Club Universitario Deportes joins the OTT universe with Universitario Play

Peruvian Club Universitario Deportes Football Club has officially launched Universitario Play, its new OTT with exclusive content, with technical development in charge of Poipes. Contents can be accessed via the web, as well as from the app, available for download on iOS and Android devices from Google Play and the App Store. As reported on [...]

Content personalization on TV stars in the new Dataxis virtual panel

This coming Tuesday, September 22nd, Dataxis will hold a new virtual panel, in which various topics related to the personalized experience on TV will be discussed. The event is titled Search, discovery, and personalization: propelling the TV experience forward, and will take place starting at 1:00 PM (ART). Registration is free and can be done [...]

Dataxis debates on new sports piracy threats in Latin America

Dataxis held a new virtual panel yesterday, focused on the online piracy impact on live sports in Latin America. With this focus, the company brought together Matias Rivera, CEO at Fanatiz; Gustavo Lerner, Regional Channel Manager for Latam at Verimatrix; and Pedro Freire, Head of Programming for TyC Sports, who participated in the panel New [...]

Sony to stop producing and selling TVs in Brazil from mid-2021

The Japanese multinational company Sony has officially announced last September 15th its decision to close its subsidiary in Manaus, Brazil, after almost 50 years operating in the country. The company reported that production activities will end in March next year, and that by mid-2021 will stop sales of TVs, cameras, audio devices and other products [...]

Canal 13 leads Chilean digital ecosystem

As officially reported on Chilean Canal 13 website, according to Comscores websites content consumption report during July, the Chilean FTA TV channel led the countrys digital ecosystem. The company ranked the TV channels websites above other national and international media groups and platforms.  The results that have been reported are definitely very powerful and respond [...]