Tag Archives: 2021

Nimo TV strengthens its esports catalog in Brazil with Riot Games

As reported on several specialized websites in Brazil, Nimo TV, officially launched in the country in 2019 and owned by the Chinese platform Huya, with content focused on esports and gaming, announced news in the country’s gamer ecosystem through a new agreement with Riot Games to stream the brand’s esports leagues on the platform, as [...]

ScreenHits TV to launch this year in Latin America

ScreenHits TV Limited, a free European super-aggregator that allows its customers to integrate and manage their subscriptions to TV and OTT services on tablets, as well as through its desktop version and soon on smart TVs, announced its launch in the US and the UK as a starting point for an international development plan in [...]

Andean OTTs to focus on the ‘super-aggregation’ opportunity on the coming Nextv Series Andean’s virtual edition

Another of the panels that will be part of the coming Nextv Series Andeans virtual edition agenda is called Andean OTTs and the super-aggregation opportunity, and will take place on Tuesday, April 20th between 11:40 AM and 12:30 AM (COT). Registration to enter this and the rest of the panels can be done here.  Industry [...]

Andean FTA broadcasters turning to SVOD and AVOD to open second day of Nextv Series Andean’s virtual edition

Dataxis will be holding the first Nextv Series Andean virtual edition on Tuesday, April 20th and Wednesday, April 21st, whose start time is scheduled for 9:00 AM (COT) on both days. Free registration for operators can be done here. The panel that will open the events second day agenda is called Andean FTA broadcasters turning [...]

New OTT era of pay TV operators to open first Nextv Series Andean virtual edition

Dataxis will be holding the first Nextv Series Andean virtual edition on Tuesday, April 20th and Wednesday, April 21st, whose start time is scheduled for 9:00 AM (COT) on both days. Free registration for operators can be done here. As an expanded version of the prestigious Nextv Colombia event, Nextv Series Andean will bring together [...]

Pay TV, fixed and mobile telephony and internet rates would raise every four months in Argentina

As officially reported by the Argentine newspaper La Nacion last Thursday, March 18th, the Ente Nacional de Comunicaciones (Enacom) stated that price increases in fixed and mobile telephone, internet and pay TV rates should be implemented every four months from now on. The amount of each increment is not defined yet. After, in August 2020, [...]

F1 launches new SVOD OTT in Brazil to access the competition’s live races

Formula 1, the top international motorsport competition, has announced the launch of F1 TV Pro in Brazil. It is an SVOD OTT whose global launch took place in 2018, which will broadcast all stages of the competition, whose 2021 season will start next Sunday, March 28th at the Bahrain International Circuit. In addition to Brazil, [...]

IFT extends deadline for Disney and Fox to sell Fox Sports in Mexico until May 1st

Mexican Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones (IFT), telecommunications market regulator in the country, has officially announced last Friday, March 5th, its decision to grant The Walt Disney Company (Disney) and Twenty-First Century Fox (Fox) a new two-month period extension to complete Fox Sports Mexicos sale. The divestiture of Fox Sports in Mexico is one of the [...]

Discovery+ features 11 million subscribers before starting its international expansion into Latin America

As part of its Q4 2020 financial results presentation, Discovery reported that Discovery+, its new OTT, recently launched in the US and Europe, already features more than 11 million subscribers. The platform was officially launched on January 4th, and it plans to start its global expansion throughout this year, which will include Latin American countries. [...]