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Liberty Latin America could acquire Telefonica’s operations in Colombia and Ecuador

As reported by several specialized websites, including Bloomberg and the Spanish newspaper Cinco Dias on its web version, after having acquired Telefónica’s operations in Costa Rica this year – where, as in the rest of Latin America, excluding Brazil, it operates under the Movistar brand-, Liberty Latin America is now considering an acquisition of Telefonicas [...]

TV Azteca’s original content now available on Huawei Video

TV Azteca has announced this last Monday, December 14th, that it has made several of its original content available on Huawei Video, a platform that the Chinese technology giant has recently launched in Chile, Colombia and Mexico and allows to rent series and movies for a period of up to 48 hours, and other features. [...]

Amazon Prime Video launches first comedy show in Latin America

Amazon Prime Video has recently announced the launch of its first comedy show  in Latin America, which is titled Ivan Marin, ¿Por que carajos?, and will be officially released on December 25th with the renowned Colombian comedian. ¿Por que carajos? is the first Amazon Exclusive stand.up show in Latin America, recorded by a Latin American [...]

Starzplay launches as D2C in Colombia

Starz (Lionsgate) has announced on Thursday, December 10th, the official launch of the new international direct-to-consumer Starzplay application in Colombia, with plans to continue with future releases in other countries soon. Colombia joins Chile and Argentina, where Starzplay has been recently launched also as a D2C platform. We are very excited to continue expanding our [...]

FTTH represents 52% of ETB’s total clients

As part of its Q3 2020 quarterly results report presentation,  the Colombian Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Bogota (ETB) reported that its fixed customer base added 23 thousand new users in relation to Q3 2019, and now features 900 thousand customers. The Colombian company has also highlighted the good performance that its FTTH customer base has [...]

El Tiempo Casa Editorial enters the OTT market with El Tiempo Play

Colombian media conglomerate El Tiempo Casa Editorial, owner of the so-called newspaper, announced days ago the launch of El Tiempo Play, its new OTT platform, which it defined as a digital space that launches in the country to provide audiences and  advertisers new consumption ways through audio and video formats. As reported by the newspaper [...]

Disney launches Disney+ pre-sale offer in 10 Latin American countries

14 days after the official launch of Disney+ in Latin America, scheduled for next November 17th, The Walt Disney Company launched a pre-sale offer of the SVOD OTT, available in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Peru and Uruguay. The pre-launch offer is only available through the official Disney+ website, and is [...]

Netflix to launch 10 new Latin American original productions between 2020 and 2021

Days after presenting its Q3 2020 results report, Netflix announced the next 10 original productions that it will launch in Latin America for the 2020/2021 season. Titles include documentary series, fiction series and films, and entertainment content; and they come from Argentina, Colombia, the US Hispanic and Mexico. This last October 27th, Netflix premiered the [...]

Claro adds 19 new cities to its FTTH network in Colombia, where it already records a total of 110

As officially reported by Claro Colombia (America Móvil), the Colombian subsidiary of América Movil has expanded its FTTH network coverage during the period of the new Coronavirus pandemic. The company currently records a total of 110 cities on its network, where it offers internet, TV and fixed telephony. Colombian cities in which Claro has expanded [...]

Lolly Kids TV continues its Latin American expansion and arrives at the Dominican Republic with Wind Telecom

Mimyuni Media Entertainment announced on Thursday an agreement with the telecommunications company Wind Telecom, thus making its official arrival at the Dominican Republic, and continuing its expansion in Latin America. This way, the company’s customers with the TV package available will be able to access the channel’s catalog, available in HD. The aim of Lolly [...]