Tag Archives: Argentina

Yooy TV is now available in Chile and plans its Latin American expansion

In a new commitment to new TV consumption ways, Chilean TV presenter Martin Carcamo launched the OTT Yooy TV. It is a free platform already available in Chile, and with expansion plans in Latin America, with Argentina as the starting point, thanks to a partnership with the businessman and also Argentine TV presenter, Marcelo Tinelli. [...]

DirecTV GO now available for non-DirecTV customers in Argentina

DirecTV (AT&T) has recently started to offer its OTT DirecTV GO in Argentina to customers who are not subscribed to its DTH offering, as it has previously done in other Latin American countries, such as Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay. This way, in Argentina, DirecTV GO is still available as a free TV Everywhere [...]

Movistar Argentina launches symmetric speed to all its fiber clients

Movistar Argentina announced the expansion of benefits on its Movistar Fibra service plans. The new service offering establishes that, from now on, the 50 MB and 100 MB fiber optic plans will be 100% symmetrical, just like the 300 MB plan. As reported from the company,this service is the only one provided by a massive [...]

Argentina approves protocol for filming and audiovisual recordings during the pandemic period

After declaring telephony, internet and pay TV as essential services, the Argentine Government presented the General Protocol for the prevention of Covid-19 in fiction filming and / or recordings for cinema, TV and content for audiovisual platforms, a recommendations guideline for a gradual incorporation to work in the audiovisual production industry in the country. The [...]

Claro now available in the esports market through 9z Team

The professional esports company 9z Team announced days ago an agreement with Claro (America Movil) for the telecommunications company to become the main sponsor of the team and, thus, enter the esports industry. As part of the agreement, 9z Team fans will be able to find on Claro Streaming, Claro’s new platform recently launched in [...]

Argentine Government establishes internet, telephony and pay TV as essential services

Argentine President, Alberto Fernandez, announced this last Friday, August 21st, through his official Twitter account, the decision to declare telephony, internet and pay TV as essential public services in the country. The measure, established through the Need and Urgency Decree (DNU) N°. 690 (2020), will not change telephony, internet and pay TV services rates until [...]

HBO GO now available on the Xbox One platform in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Mexico

From last August 5th, Xbox One users will be able to enjoy HBOs exclusive content on the Xbox One platform in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, and Mexico. As reported by HBO Latin America, Xbox One users will now have direct access to thousands of HBO titles, including the eight seasons of Game of Thrones; Westworld; [...]

Telecom Argentina increases Flow Boxes distribution and strengthens Flow’s catalog during Q2 2020

In its Q2 2020 quarterly results report presentation, Argentine pay TV operator Cablevision (Telecom) reported that it ended June with a total of 1,078 million Flow STBs (which the company calls ‘Flow Boxes’), distributed to its clients. The figure shows 61 thousand Flow Boxes more than the 1,017 distributed at the end of Q1 2020, [...]

Cine.ar Play doubles views and users during 2020

Argentine telecommunications company Arsat reported this last Friday figures regarding the Cine.ar Plays content consumption, a platform with films, series, documentaries and short films made in the country, developed by the entity and the Cinema and Audiovisual Arts National Institute (INCAA), with data based on the January-July 2020 period. During the period, the OTT achieved [...]

Argentine film premieres directly on Netflix due to the Coronavirus pandemic

Netflix announced this Thursday the launch of the official trailer for Corazon Loco, a new Argentine comedy film, which will be available on the platform from next Wednesday, September 9th. The film had plans to be released in movie theaters, but it did not work due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Corazon loco is starred by [...]