Tag Archives: Amazon Prime Video

Wom plans to launch Wom TV throughout Chile before the end of the year and will feature Amazon Prime Video and HBO Max as add-on offers

Rodrigo Baudrand, Home Services Manager at Wom, was interviewed by Nextv News Latin America and gave details on Wom TVs soft launch of, the company’s new TV offering, already available in the Chilean Metropolitan Region, and with plans to expand it to the rest of the country before the end of the year. In addition, [...]

Amazon Prime Video adds live sports in Brazil with Premiere

Brazilian Grupo Globo and Amazon Prime Video announced this last Friday, June 11th, a partnership, from which Premiere  joins Prime Video Channels in Brazil. It is a series of pay TV channels that broadcast football leagues matches that take place in Brazil, under the PPV modality. With the news, Amazon Prime Video is adding live [...]

Amazon acquires MGM for USD 8.45 billion

Multinational company Amazon, focused on e-commerce and owner of the SVOD OTT Prime Video, has officially announced this last Wednesday, May 26th, that it will acquire US studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), for a total of USD 8.45 billion. The news confirms the rumors about a possible transaction, which had been launched days ago by several specialized [...]

Amazon Prime Video to premiere new original series about Chivas on June 18th

Amazon Prime Video announced days ago that it will premiere next June 18th Chivas: El Rebaño Sagrado, a new documentary series focused on the Mexican football club Club Deportivo Guadalajara, better known as Las Chivas. According to the information reported, the series will run for four one-hour episodes, in which unreleased moments of the team [...]

Amazon might be holding negotiations to buy MGM Studios

According to information reported by specialized websites The Information, Variety and others, Amazon, owner of Prime Video, one of the most relevant platforms in the streaming market, is holding negotiations to acquire Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios (MGM), a US company focused on producing and distributing movies and TV shows. Although Amazon and MGM have not expressed themselves [...]

Claro Box TV strengthens its OTT offer with Amazon Prime Video and Nordeste FC

Brazilian pay TV operator Claro (America Movil) has announced that Claro Box TV, its new recently launched streaming box, is strengthening its OTT offer with Amazon Prime Video and Nordeste FCs apps. Nordeste FC is the Copa do Nordestes OTT, Brazilian regional football league that brings together teams from the states of Alagoas, Bahia, Ceará, [...]

Amazon Prime Video starts testing shuffle button in some of its titles

According to the information reported by several specialized websites, Amazon Prime Video is starting to test a shuffle button on its titles. The new feature is available in the latest version of the platform application on Android devices, although, up to now, it has not been reported whether other operating systems where the OTT app [...]

Entel Chile adds Amazon Prime Video for its customers with three months for free

Telecommunications company Entel has announced this last Thursday, March 4th, that, from that date on, its clients in Chile are able to hire the OTT Amazon Prime Video, and pay the subscription to the platform in their monthly bill. In addition, Entel clients who subscribe to Prime Video will  access Amazon’s streaming platform for free [...]

Amazon Prime Video and Amazon Studios grant almost USD 1 million to support audiovisual industry in Brazil

Brazilian Audiovisual Content Institute (Instituto de Contenidos Audiovisuales Brasileños – ICAB), has announced this last Friday that Amazon Prime Video and Amazon Studios will allocate around R$ 5.3 million (about USD 1), to support the Brazilian audiovisual community during the pandemic period. The donation will be made for the Aid Fund created by ICAB and [...]

Megacable adds Amazon Prime Video subscription on its internet and telephony packages

Mexican holding company Megacable has officially announced this last Tuesday, March 2nd, that its customers now have the possibility to subscribe the Amazon Prime Videos content offering. As reported, the option is valid for Doble Pack and Triple Pack customers, whose offer includes internet (up to 150 megabytes) and telephony. Amazon’s SVOD OTT subscription starts [...]