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Telefonica to stop marketing its DTH offer in El Salvador on April 30th

Telecommunications company Telefonica, whose operations in Latin America are known under the Movistar brand, reported through an announcement to its clients that, as of the end of April, it will stop marketing its DTH offer in El Salvador, where it is called Movistar TV. As you know, our pay TV service is delivered through a [...]

Dataxis and Mediagenix open 2021 with new webinar focused on how to manage top-tier multiplatform sports content glocally

As part of its digital events scheduled for 2021, Dataxis will develop its first webinar of the year, which is called How to manage top-tier multiplatform sports content glocally. The event will be sponsored by Mediagenix and is scheduled for next Wednesday, February 10th at 10:00 AM (CDMX) / 1:00 PM (ART). Registration is free [...]

Netflix ends 2020 with 37.5 million subscribers in Latin America and forecast to feature 209 million globally by Q1 2021

As part of its Q4 2020 results report presentation, which took place this last Tuesday, January 19th, Netflix reported a total of 37.5 million subscribers in Latin America. The figure shows that the platform has added 1.2 million subscribers in the region between September 30th and December 31st, 2020, a period in which it had [...]

ViacomCBS to launch Paramount+ in the US and Latin America on March 4th

ViacomCBS announced yesterday that it will launch its SVOD OTT Paramount+ in the US and Latin America on March 4th. The company will also extend the launch of the platform to the Nordic countries, on March 25th, and to Australia in mid-2021, while in Canada it will rebrand the OTT CBS All Access as Paramount+, [...]

Telefonica accelerates its departure from Hispanic America

Telefonica is the second largest telecommunications group in the region, by accesses and revenues. Pressured by the weight of its global debt, Telefonica will sell its assets in the nine markets grouped in Hispanic America. After nearly three years of deliberation on ways to reduce exposure, it will move forward on a country-by-country sale. According [...]

Discovery+ launches in the US and Europe before arriving at Latin America

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 [...]

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 US newspaper, at the beginning of this month, AT&T pushed back a deadline for final bids for DirecTV into January, and told [...]