Tag Archives: 4K

MyZen TV launches in Latin America through Totalplay

MyZen TV, an international channel focused on lifestyles, announced that it will be launched for the first time in Latin America in Mexico, where it will be available from April on Totalplays channel 222. The channel’s programming focuses on wellness, health, cooking, home, gardening, travel and real-life stories. Totalplay will launch the channel in 4K. [...]

TV Azteca, Cinemex and Riot Games open new eSports stadium in CDMX

TV Azteca, Cinemex and Riot Games opened last week an exclusive eSports stadium in Mexico City. The room is able to host 100 people and will be focused on two annual League of Legends tournaments. The project demanded a USD 2.5 million investment. The partnership agreement between the three companies had been announced last year. [...]

Ateme powers first live 4K broadcast for TV Cultura in Brazil

Brazilian public broadcaster TV Cultura, part of Fundação Padre Anchieta and recognised for its educational and cultural content, has implemented the Ateme Titan delivery system to realise 4K Ultra HD for the first time. The landmark was reached during the live broadcast of the grand finale of Prelúdio 2019, a reality show dedicated to discovering [...]

Telmex confirms Netflix integration in Infinitum packages

Arturo Elias Ayub, of Strategic Alliances and Content Director at America Movil, and responsible for the Telmex Management, confirmed the arrival of Netflix to the company’s Infinitum packages, with offers that go from MX$ 499 (USD 25) to MX $ 1,149 (USD 59). All Telmex packages with Netflix also include different internet connection speeds according [...]

Amazon Prime Video is now available for Tigo’s fixed and mobile clients in Colombia

Tigo became the first operator in Colombia to make Amazon Prime Videos offer available to its Home user base. The companys customers will be able to access the platform from different devices, including computer, tablets, smart TVs, video game consoles and mobile phones. Amazon Prime Video offers its customers access to its movies and series [...]

Netflix trains professionals to produce original content in Colombia

A Netflix team trained 30 professionals in the Colombian audiovisual industry for the development of 4K productions in the country, in two workshops held this month at the Cinemateca Distrital de Bogota. We are sure that Colombia is a country with a lot of potential, in which we are betting on in a long term, [...]

Globosat makes 4K broadcasts trial with StarOne D1

According to information from the satellite EDS website, the Globosat 4K programming package trial version is available on the StarOne D1 (84.0° W) satellite, in C band. As reported by EDS, the programming package includes premium pay TV networks, such as Telecine Premium HD; Telecine Action HD; Telecine Touch HD; Telecine Pipoca HD; and others. [...]

New Globo studios starts its operations with new original series filming process

Recording Module 4, which includes the three new studios inaugurated by Globo in August, began operating this week with the  Amor de mãe recordings, its new telenovela, which will premiere in November, during prime time. The plot, created and written by Manuela Dias, with the artistic direction of Jose Luiz Villamarim, will be starred by [...]

Nextv Series debates about 4K, TV and OTT content and the industry’s future challenges

On its second day, Nextv Series Mexico & Central America, leading conference organized by Dataxis at the Marriott Reforma Hotel in Mexico City, discussed on its different panel discussions the the video, TV and broadcast industries different trends, such as the 4K implementation, OTTs challenges, new platforms monetization models and the future challenges of the [...]

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

Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic, in its first edition at the Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, is taking place in response to the growing interest in the TV technology convergence and the sports business development in the region. The conference and expo will be held next October 2nd and will focus on how new [...]