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Brasil helped Youtube Music to overpass 50 million subscribers

Youtube Music and Premium surpassed 50 million subscribers, and a big part of that achievement was because of the huge number of members that came from Brazil. Lyor Cohen, YouTubes Global Head of Music, revealed the digit in an official statement and highlighted the Latin county as one of those with the highest user growth.  [...]

Brisanet plans to launch new Android TV STB in Brazil

Brazilian telecommunications company Brisanet is working on the launch of a new STB with Googles Android TV operating system, which will be called Brisabox TV. The information has been reported on the specialized website Android TV Guide. Up to now, from Brisanet they have not expressed themselves on the launch of the new product. With [...]

Brazil is close to approve new rules for football broadcasts on TV

Brazilian Senate has approved this last Tuesday the Lei do Mandante (N°. 2,336; 2021), which introduces changes on football matches broadcasting rights in Brazil. The text makes changes on the current regulations established in the Lei Pele (N° 9,615; 1998), which reports that the TV rights of the teams that star in a football match [...]

Globo opens discussion on the future of football TV rights with Brazilian clubs

Brazilian Globo Group has published this Monday, August 23rd, a letter for the 40 clubs in series A and B of the country’s Professional Football League (known as Brasileirão), while the Lei do Mandante, which grants clubs that dispute their matches as locals the power to negotiate their matches TV rights, not taking into account [...]

Playhub strengthens its OTT content offering for ISPs in Brazil with Deezer

Brazilian company Playhub, which distributes the main content providers in terms of movies, series, documentaries, children’s content and other entertainment titles, has recently announced that it is now offering Deezers app as part of its OTT content catalog for ISPs. According to the information that was reported on the matter, the Deezer app joins others [...]

Jovem Pan starts its TV expansion with match between Athlético Paranaense and Corinthians

Brazilian Group Jovem Pan  has officially announced a new partnership to start its expansion into the sports field. According to the information that was reported, the initiative will start this coming Sunday, August 22nd, with the match between Brazilian teams Athletico Paranaense and Corinthians, due to the Brazilian Professional Football League, known as Brasileirão. With [...]

Disney+ makes Brazilian O2 Play titles available on its catalog in Brazil and Latin America

Brazilian film and series distributor O2 Play, part of the O2 Filmes company, has announced a new partnership agreement with Disney+, The Walt Disney Companys SVOD OTT, already launched in Latin America, to add a package of four titles distributed by O2 Play to the platform. Titles will be available for Brazil and for the [...]

Stingray expands its channels distribution in Canada, Mexico and Brazil with Amazon Prime Video Channels

Leading Canadian music, media and technology company Stingray Group is announcing its global expansion with Amazon Prime Video Channels in Canada, Mexico and Brazil. According to the information reported, Prime Video subscribers in the three mentioned markets will be able to access the Stingray All Good Vibes package, which brings together the Qello Concerts by [...]

Telefonica may sell part of its FTTH network in Peru

Telecommunications company Telefonica, whose operations in Latin America are known under the Movistar brand, is negotiating to sell part of its FTTH network in Peru. The information was reported on several specialized websites, including the Spanish economic newspaper Cinco Dias web version The news came after, in November 2020, Movistar Peru announced the creation of [...]

Panasonic to stop marketing TVs and sound systems in Brazil

According to the information reported on several specialized websites in Brazil and other countries in the region, the Japanese company Panasonic plans to stop marketing TVs and sound systems in Brazil, after 40 years working on the development of that business in the companys facilities located in Manaus.  This way, the company plans not to [...]