Tag Archives: 2020

Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic consolidates itself as the annual meeting of the sports business on TV and OTT

Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic, on its second edition, will aim to give an explanation to the growing interest in the convergence of TV technology and the sports business development in the region. The virtual conference will be held next Tuesday, October 6th and will focus on how new technologies are changing the [...]

Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic consolidates itself as the annual meeting of the sports business on TV and OTT

Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic, on its second edition, will aim to give an explanation to the growing interest in the convergence of TV technology and the sports business development in the region. The virtual conference will be held next Tuesday, October 6th and will focus on how new technologies are changing the [...]

CuriosityStream confirms launch of three new original series between 2020 and 2021

The OTT CuriosityStream announced days ago three new original series that will premiere from the last quarter of this year and the beginning of 2021, which will be available to its audiences on VOD and pay TV globally, also in Latin America.  The announced titles are Nature through her eyes and My wild backyard, which [...]

Anime Onegai gets ready to launch in Latin America

After the Anime FLV streaming platform announced that it will start to develop a business model in support of legal anime, several media specialized in anime reported a possible alliance between AnimeFLV and AnimeYT to launch a new legal anime platform in Latin America, which would be called Anime Onegai. As reported on its web [...]

Cine.ar Play doubles views and users during 2020

Argentine telecommunications company Arsat reported this last Friday figures regarding the Cine.ar Plays content consumption, a platform with films, series, documentaries and short films made in the country, developed by the entity and the Cinema and Audiovisual Arts National Institute (INCAA), with data based on the January-July 2020 period. During the period, the OTT achieved [...]

Teatrix continues its international expansion process and confirms launch in Mexico later this year

The Argentine SVOD OTT Teatrix, which offers an HD catalog of theater plays on demand, officially confirmed that it will be officially launched in Mexico in the last quarter this year, in partnership with La Teatrería, a theater center located on CDMX. Up to now, no plans to subscribe to the platform have been reported. [...]

Ondamedia’s views grow by 1,000% after releasing titles for free during the Coronavirus pandemic

As the web version of the Chilean newspaper La Tercera officially reported, Chilean Culture Minister, Consuelo Valdes, reported that Chilean content available on the Ondamedia OTT platform increased their views by 1,000%. Since March 19th, with the beginning of the quarantine period, the system of eight monthly tickets to which users had access to watch [...]

VAR technology is implemented in Paraguayan football with Mediapro

With the beginning of the 2020 Professional Football season in Paraguay, Mediapro began the implementation of the VAR technology (Video Assistant Referee), in charge of the company for the 2020, 2021 and 2022 seasons of the competition. The tournament includes 280 football matches, which are distributed on six fixture dates per weekend (two on Fridays, [...]

Peru moves forward on collecting taxes on digital platforms from 2020

Peru is looking for digital platforms such as Netflix and other global companies to pay taxes for the sales they make in the country, starting next year. Claudia Suarez, Head of the  Peruvian Customs and Tax Administration National Superintendence (SUNAT), told Reuters that the initiative could have the country’s Government approval, through an emergency decree. [...]