Tag Archives: Amazon

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 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 [...]

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 [...]

Amazon Prime Video invests in Mexico with new local Amazon Originals

Amazon announced this Tuesday, January 26th, during its Prime Video Presents Mexico virtual event the premiere of several titles and new seasons of Amazon Originals for the country, including a new documentary series about the Club Deportivo Guadalajara – better known as Las Chivas; together with new seasons of the already released Pan y circo [...]

Disney+ is now available on Roku, LG, Sony, Samsung and Amazon devices in Latin America

After the official launch of Disney+ in Latin America, which took place last Tuesday, November 17th, companies such as Roku, LG, Sony, Samsung and Amazon announced that they are already integrating Disney’s SVOD OTT on their devices. The first of these companies to officially announce the integration of the platform on its smart TVs was [...]

HBO Max is coming to Amazon Fire TV and Fire Tablets in the US

WarnerMedia has officially announced that HBO Max, its SVOD OTT, recently launched in the US and with international expansion plans to Latin America, will be available starting today on streaming devices Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV smart TVs and Fire tablets. As officially reported by WarnerMedia, HBO Max offers 10 thousand hours of curated content, [...]

Amazon launches Luna, its new video games platform

Amazon presented Luna, its new video games streaming platform. It will be available only in the US in a first stage, without a confirmed arrival date in Latin America. According to several specialized websites, Luna is still in the development phase. Its launch will be made for a  USD 5.99 monthly subscription as a promotional [...]

Disney catalog not to be available on Amazon Prime Video as of October

As reported by various specialized websites, due to the confirmation of Disney+ arrival at Latin America, scheduled for next November 17th, the Disney catalog will be removed from Amazon Prime Video on September 30th. As reported by Diego Lerner, President of The Walt Disney Company Latin America, upon confirming the full Disney+ catalog in Latin [...]

Amazon launches Prime Video Channels also in Brazil

Amazon announced last week the launch of Amazon Prime Video Channels in Brazil. The feature was already available in Latin America, as it was launched in Mexico last year, and allows Prime Video customers in Brazil to subscribe to other platforms, but accessing from Amazon’s OTT. Up to now, Prime Video users in Brazil can [...]

Totalplay adds Amazon Prime Video to its new Unbox packages

Mexican company Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) announced on Wednesday its new Totalplay Unbox plans, which include the Amazon Prime Video membership. As they officially reported from the company, Totalplay Unbox will also offer, among its benefits, access to Amazon Music and Twitch. With these new packages, subscribers will be able to get their Amazon Prime membership [...]