Tag Archives: Argentina

Estudiantes Play offers free content due to the Coronavirus pandemic

The Argentine football club Estudiantes de La Plata announced that, due to the spread of Covid-19 (Coronavirus), and to help with the mandatory  measures to stay at home required to stop the pandemic, it will release content from Estudiantes Play, the sports institution’s OTT , recently launched. As officially reported by the club, Estudiantes Play [...]

Cablevision makes Flow app available to all its clients for free in Argentina

Telecom Argentina announced yesterday that all Cablevision customers in the country will be able to access the Flow app for free, available for download on any device from the Google Play Store or App Store. The initiative takes place as a measure to keep people at home and stop the advance of Covid-19 (Coronavirus). The [...]

AFA Play is available for free for a 60-day period

The Argentine Football Association (AFA) announced that AFA Play, its SVOD OTT launched in late 2019, is now available for free for a 60-day period, due to the global context linked to Covid-19 (Coronavirus) . The sports platform is available on its web version, and it is possible to download the app from Google Play [...]

Argentine production company Polka is accused for not stopping its series recordings in spite of Coronavirus

After officially announcing it has cancelled of its film, theater, TV, advertising and dubbing activities until March 31st, the Argentine Actors Association today made a complaint against the Argentine content producer Pol-Ka for not having applied preventive measures for  actors that are taking part of different projects of the company, against the advance of the [...]

Turner to analyze broadcasting professional football matches in Argentina for free during March

TNT Sports issued an official statement in response to the request of Argentine President, Alberto Fernandez, who, during the announcement of preventive measures against the spread of the Coronavirus, asked the companies providers of the Argentine football TV rights to broadcast it for free until next March 31st. In the statement, Turner Argentina committed itself [...]

Fox Sports Premium and TNT Sports to broadcast the Copa Superliga 2020, new professional football competition in Argentina

Fox Sports Premium and TNT Sports, the exclusive Argentine football premium channels, will broadcast the Copa Superliga 2020, which will begin this Friday, March 13th, and ends on May 31st. The competition will be played in 12 fixture dates, with the teams organized in two zones with 12 teams each, called zone A and zone [...]

Netflix to open offices in Buenos Aires this year

Netflix confirmed today that it will open new offices in Buenos Aires this year, in order to boost local content production in the country. Argentine specialized media had reported the initiative in mid-February, when Reed Hastings, CEO at Netflix, visited Argentina.  The OTT confirmed the news through a video available on its social networks, in [...]

HBO presents the first teaser for ‘Among Men’, its new Argentinian miniseries

In anticipation of the international premiere of Amongst Men, on April 19th, HBO reveals a first look into the Argentinian miniseries with the launch of its first teaser trailer, available here. To view the teaser, click here. To watch it, HBO requests authentication through a username and password. Announced by HBO last year and composed [...]

Telefonica records 1.3 million active accesses to Movistar Play in Latin America at Q4 2019

On its results report for the period January-December 2019, Telefonica reported that its video revenues were valued at 769 million (USD 857.9 million), and experienced a growth of 6.8% year-on-year, with 9.7 million accesses. The OTT Movistar Play recorded an 86% year-on-year growth in Latin America, where it had 1.3 million active accesses at [...]

Enacom gives pay TV licenses for cooperatives in Argentina

The Community Broadcasting Services Provision and Marketing Cooperative of Argentina (Colsecor), an entity that brings together cooperatives and SMEs throughout the country to provide them telecommunications services, reported that the National Communications Agency (Enacom) granted 32 licenses , which include internet, pay TV services and virtual mobile operators (VMO). Claudio Ambrosioni, head of Enacom, had [...]