Tag Archives: AVOD

TV Azteca launches new AVOD platform internationally

Mexican media conglomerate TV Azteca (Grupo Salinas) announced this last Tuesday, August 10th, the launch of Azteca Now. its new AVOD platform, in partnership with Icaro Media Group. According to the information reported, the platform will be available for the international market, including Latin America, on iOS and Android devices. The Azteca Now app can [...]

Univision strengthens its steaming executives team after launching its new OTT together with Televisa

Spanish-language and media content company Univision Holdings, Inc. has officially announced this last Friday, July 30th the addition of new leaders to its streaming leadership team, following the recent announcement of a new global streaming platform, which will feature both free ad-supported (AVOD) AND premium subscription (SVOD) based offerings, and whose launch is scheduled for [...]

PrendeTV strengthens its sports offering with the Brasileirão and the Argentina Professional Football League

US Spanish-language media conglomerate Univision has officially announced this last Friday, July 16th, that it managed to get the rights to broadcast Argentine and Brazilian Professional Football Leagues on PrendeTV, the company’s new AVOD OTT, focused on the US Spanish-Speaking audience, launched in the country at the end of March. According to the terms of [...]

TV Plus, Samsung’s AVOD OTT, launches web version in the US and begins to make its offer available for the company’s non-customers

According to information recently reported on the specialized website Protocol, the South Korean multinational company Samsung launched the web version of its AVOD OTT Samsung TV Plus, thus expanding the ways to access the platform, which, at first, was only available for the companys clients. The new feature is available only in the US, and, [...]

Univision confirms the launch of a new global OTT after merging its assets with Televisa

Univision Communications has officially announced this last Monday, June 21st, its plans to launch a new global OTT, which includes both free ad-supported (AVOD) and premium subscription (SVOD) based options, to launch in the US and Latin America in 2022. The news comes after, in mid-April, Univision and Televisa merged their assets and announced the [...]

Disney not to launch AVOD version for Disney+

Bob Chapek, CEO at The Walt Disney Company, reported during the last Credit Suisse Annual Communications Conference virtual edition that the company does not plan to launch an AVOD version for Disney+, available in Latin America since November 2020. ‘We have no such plans to launch an AVOD version for Disney+. We are happy with [...]

Paramount+ launches ad-supported plan in the US

According to information recently reported on the specialized website Variety, Paramount+, ViacomCBSs SVOD OTT, is launching today a new option with advertising for its subscribers in the US. Although the OTTs SVOD version officially launched last March 4th in Latin America, up to now, the company has not reported intentions to launch a similar initiative [...]

HBO Max ad-supported tier is now available in the US

WarnerMedia (AT&T) announced this last Wednesday, June 2nd, that, since that day, HBO Max has launched its new advertising-supported (AVOD) subscription tier. This way, the platforms subscribers will be able to chose between the SVOD subscription, valued at USD 14.99 per month, or with ads, for USD 9.99 per month, as it was previously announced. [...]

Isabel Rafferty, CEO at Canela Media: ‘After launching Canela.TV in the US, Puerto Rico and Mexico, we will go forward to the rest of Latin America’

Isabel Rafferty, CEO & Founder at Canela Media, was interviewed by Nextv News Latin America and gave details about what will be the launch of Canela.TV, the companys AVOD OTT, in the region, after its launch in Mexico, the US and Puerto Rico. In addition, the executive reported that the company plans to launch another [...]

Televisa launches Blim TV’s AVOD version

BlimTV, Mexican Grupo Televisas OTT, has announced this Monday, May 31st, the official launch of its AVOD version, which had been originally announced in 2020. According to the information reported by the Mexican company, the ad-supported version will be free and will gather a catalog of 14 thousand hours of content from the platform. This [...]