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Amazon plans to add linear and live TV channels to Prime Video

As reported by several specialized websites, Amazon is working on launching linear and live TV channels within its OTT Amazon Prime Video. In Latin America, the platform recently launched Amazon Prime Video Channels in Mexico, which allows access to different platforms and TV channels packages. As reported by the specialized website Protocol, the website reported [...]

Telemundo launches new spanish-language streams available on Amazon Alexa-enabled devices

NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises announced it has partnered with Amazon to launch new Spanish-language content on Alexa, Amazons cloud-based voice service, available through the companys Echo devices.  According to the announcement, Telemundo will provide streams of its top TV programming. including top series and special reports from award-winning Telemundo Noticias, and shows like Al rojo vivo, [...]

Amazon Prime Video to launch a new Chivas series

Amaury Vergara, President of the Guadalajara Sports Club, better known as Las Chivas, announced that Amazon is filming a documentary series based on the Mexican football club, which will be part of the Amazon Prime Video catalog. Last February, the OTT released Tudo ou Nada: Seleção Brasileira, its first original production in Brazil, starred by [...]

Amazon Prime Video launches TVOD platform in Mexico

Amazon Prime Video today announced the launch of the Prime Video Store in Mexico, a TVOD platform that allows Amazon customers to buy or rent movies. The platforms arrival at Mexico took place shortly after its launch in Spain, France, Italy, Canada and Australia. The Prime Video Store joins Amazon’s SVOD OTT and its Prime [...]

Amazon and RTVE to turn the first Elcano and Magallanes round of the world into a series

RTVE announced last year its plan to develop an international series on the naval feat of Elcano and Magallanes. This Tuesday, the Spanish company reported that it will be entitled Sin Limites, and will be co-produced with Amazon Prime Video, Mono Films and Kilima Media. It will be an Amazon Exclusive for Spain, the US, [...]

Alexa to be integrated with Sky in Brazil

Brazilian pay TV operator Sky is starting to offer the integration of its services with Alexa, the intelligent virtual assistant developed by Amazon, which was recently launched in Brazil. Commands can be made through the voice-activated smart speakers of the Echo line. Currently, Amazon devices are available in three versions in the country (Amazon Echo, [...]

Amazon brings Alexa to Brazil

Amazon is launching its virtual assistant Alexa in Brazil starting this month, with plans for three different devices with the software installed, as its rapidly expands operations in Latin Americas largest economy. The move comes only three weeks after the US e-commerce giant introduced new contents on its Prime Video offer in Brazil. This is [...]

Prime Video is already available on Chromecast and YouTube returns to Amazon Fire TV

In April this year, Amazon and Google announced that they would end their dispute, for which neither YouTube was available on Amazon Fire TV, nor Amazon was compatible with Chromecast. Since yesterday, both companies officially incorporated YouTube and Prime Video into Fire TV and Chromecast, respectively. The clash between Google and Amazon started in 2015, [...]