Category: OTT / VOD

Turner wants to negotiate TV broadcasting rights with football clubs in Brazil again

Turner sent a notification to the Palmeiras, Internacional, Bahia, Ceara, Coritiba, Fortaleza, Athletico Paranaense and Santos clubs on April 3rd, with which it has ran an agreement to broadcast its matches in the Brazilian professional championship (Brasileirão), for this year, in order to renegotiate the deal. As officially reported in the local newspaper Estadão, Turner [...]

ViacomCBS extends Noggin and Paramount+ trial periods in Latin America

ViacomCBS Networks Americas announced that, starting this Monday, April 13th, it will extend its OTTs Noggin and Paramount+ trial periods for new subscribers in Latin America to one month. Brazil is not included in the measure. This way, Noggin will extend its 7-day trial period to one month for those who access the platform for [...]

Zapping TV gets ready for its international expansion and looks for strategic investors

Chilean pay TV OTT Zapping TV announced that it is preparing its international expansion with its arrival at Colombia and Peru, and is looking for  strategic investors for this expansion phase. We are working on adding new TV channels and  launching new features within the platform, but we are focused on the arrival at Colombia [...]

Quibi reports 300 thousand downloads after its launch

According to the analysis firm Sensor Tower, the Quibi app recorded around 300 thousand downloads during the first day of operations. The OTT was officially launched this Monday, April 6th in the US, and offers content adapted for mobile devices, which lasts at least 10 minutes, and with the possibility of watching them vertically or [...]

Megamedia launches SVOD OTT Mega GO in May

Chilean holding company Megamedia announced that it will launch its SVOD OTT Mega GO in May, with more than 100 titles from national and international series, live channels, premium content, Turkish series, and others. In addition, new episodes will be available in advance, once a week. As reported by Megamedia, access to Mega GO content [...]

RTVE launches its SVOD OTT ‘RTVE Play’ in Panama

RTVE Play, the Radio Television Española (RTVE) SVOD OTT, was launched this week in Panama, the first country it arrives in Latin America, as announced last year. As officially reported by RTVE, the platform will soon arrive in the rest of the Americas. RTVE Play arrives this month at Panama, with the best selection of [...]

tvGO, Peruvian America TV OTT, offers its content for free until April 12th

tvGO, the Peruvian FTA TV channel America TV SVOD OTT, is offering its content for free until April 12th due to the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. The offer is valid only in Peru and requires  to create an account before accessing to available content. Those who are already subscribers to the platform have a 10-day extension [...]

Pluto TV is now available in Latin America

ViacomCBS announced that its AVOD OTT Pluto TV is now available in 17 Latin American countries. The platform has been launched in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Paraguay, El Salvador, Uruguay and Venezuela. In Brazil, the OTT will be launched at the end of [...]

Quibi, SVOD OTT focused in short content, makes its debut in the US

The SVOD OTT Quibi, (short for Quick Bites), focused on short content for mobile phones, launched today in the US. All its content will be distributed in  10-minute maximum episodes, and it will have a version with advertisements for a USD 5 monthly subscription, and another without advertising, valued at USD 8 per month. The [...]

DAZN may withhold rights fee payments due to the Coronavirus pandemic

As reported by various specialized websites, he global sports OTT DAZN is expected to inform global rights holders that it will not make its next rights fee payments for any content that has not been delivered due to the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. With this decision, the platform adopts a similar measure to Globo, who announced [...]