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Brazilian pay TV stops subscriber drop in February

The Brazilian National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) reported today figures for the countrys pay TV market in February. According to what the regulator officially informed, Brazil recorded a 90,700 subscribers lost, less than half of the 220 thousand it had lost in January, and ended February with 15.47 thousand clients. These figures do not reflect the [...]

Athletico Paranaense launches its OTT with live matches and exclusive content

Brazilian football club Athletico Paranaense launched its SVOD OTT Furacão Play , which will have the teams live matches and other exclusive content . As officially reported by the club, the platform will broadcast 30 live team matches per year, including the matches of the Brazilian Championship (Brasileirão), the Paranaense Championship and friendly matches. ‘Furacão [...]

TV Brasil to also offer BBC Studios content

BBC Studios announced an agreement with TV Brazil, which includes the broadcast of 60 hours of premium British content on the country’s FTA TV. The offer includes renowned period dramas and scientific documentaries such as the four full seasons of the award-winning series Sherlock (2010), which premiered yesterday on TV Brasil, from Monday to Friday. [...]

Amazon Prime Video to launch its second Brazilian production this month

Soltos em Floripa, the second Amazon Prime Video production in Brazil, will be officially launched on the platform next March 20th. With eight one-hour episodes and produced by Floresta, the project consists of a reality show, which will meet eight participants from different regions of the country in Florianopolis, where they will enjoy a fun [...]

Brazilian football clubs to have exclusive content available on Facebook Watch

Facebook announced a partnership agreement with Brazilian football clubs Athletico Paranaense, Atletico Mineiro, Corinthians, Cruzeiro, Flamengo, Grêmio, Internacional, Palmeiras, Santos, São Paulo and Vasco da Gama, for which the 11 teams will have exclusive content available on Facebook Watch. Those already mentioned contents will add more than 67 production hours distributed in more than 800 [...]

Brazilian pay TV loses 224 thousand subscribers in January

According to what Anatel reported regarding the first month 2020, Brazilian pay TV lost 224 thousand subscribers in January. This way, the pay TV subscribers base in the country now records 15.56 million customers, an amount similar to October 2012. All operators presented significant subscriber losses at the beginning of the year. Claro, for example, [...]

America Movil starts removing the Net brand in Brazil

After announcing that the services of the ‘Net’ brand would become available under the ‘Claro’ brand in Brazil, now América Móvil renewed the navigation interface of several STBs of Net customers, which now began to visualize a a visual aesthetic more related to Claro. America Movil began the Claro/Net integration in 2015, although, in July [...]

DAZN to expand to more than 200 countries and territories

The sports OTT DAZN announced it will increase its presence in 2020, expanding to more than 200 countries and territories. As it has officially reported, the platform does not clarify whether the expansion includes Latin American countries, but the first global event to be broadcast will be Mexican Saul Canelo Alvarez soon-to-be-announced fight, which will [...]