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Claro now offers its new STB in more Brazilian cities

According to several specialized websites in Brazil, the Brazilian telecommunications company Claro (America Móvil) launched Claro Box TV, its new STB, initially available for São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, in seven new Brazilian cities. With the expansion of the offer, the device is also available from now on in Belo Horizonte, Brasilia, Campinas, Curitiba, [...]

DirecTV Venezuela to able new channels soon

As reported by the Venezuelan journalist Arnaldo Espinoza on his official Twitter account this last Sunday, September 20th, DirecTV Venezuela is close to making new channels available. According to the information reported by the journalist, ESPN2 and HBO will soon join the DTH programming grid. Scale Capital is the legal representative in charge of DirecTV [...]

HBO Extras launches new user interface in Latin America and the Caribbean

HBO announced yesterday the launch of the new user interface on its HBO Extras app, which gives its clients in Latin America and the Caribbean the opportunity to immerse themselves in HBOs storylines, through a curated entertainment experience that goes beyond the traditional screen. The new interface will launch this coming Sunday, August 16th, along [...]

HBO Latin America’s original productions are available on HBO Max in the US

HBO announced that, with the aim of bringing content produced in Latin America to worldwide audiences, its original productions from Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Chile and Brazil are available on the US market through the HBO Max platform, the new WarnerMedia SVOD OTT, launched in May for audiences in the US. A total of 20 original [...]

VTR removes NBC Universal channels to launch seven premium HBO channels on its grid

Chilean pay TV operator VTR announced that it has removed Syfy, Universal Channel and Studio Universal (NBCUniversal) on June 29th, in order to enable HBO’s premium channel package, which the company had announced in April. The removal of the Syfy, Universal and Studio Universal channels, as reported in January, is because of the launch of [...]

Ole Distribution to distribute HBO bassic channels in Latin America

WarnerMedia and Ole Communications announced that the joint venture Ole Distribution is taking over the basic channel distribution business in Spanish-speaking Latin American countries, while Ole Brasil Distribution will do the same in Brazil. The new company will distribute A&E, AXN, E !, HISTORY, History2, IVC, Lifetime, Sony Channel, Studio Universal, Syfy, Telemundo Internacional (excluding [...]

WarnerMedia acquires all HBO services in Latin America

WarnerMedia has finalized its acquisition of Ole Communications minority stakes in both HBO Ole Partners and HBO Brasil Partners, the joint ventures between WarnerMedia and Ole Communications , and now owns 100% of all HBO, Cinemax and HBO Go services in Spanish-speaking Latin America and Caribbean, as well as in Brazil. HBO services in Latin [...]

WarnerMedia and Charter Communications announce distribution agreement for HBO Max

WarnerMedia (AT&T) announced a multiyear distribution agreement with the US telco Charter Communications, that will make HBO Max, WarnerMedias SVOD OTT, available to Charters customers when it launches, next month. Through the agreement, all of Charters existing HBO subscribers, including subscribers in is Spectrum Silver and Gold packages, will automatically be given access to HBO [...]

IFT could apply fines on pay TV channels for exceeding advertising time limit allowed

The Mexican Telecommunications Federal Institute has confirmed that Mexican Pay TV channels are exceeding the advertising time limit, which is six minutes per hour during their broadcasts. Therefore, the regulatory body may apply a fine, as established by the Mexican Federal Telecommunications and Broadcasting Law (LFTR). On December 5th, 2019, executives from Izzi, Sky Mexico, [...]

HBO presents the first teaser for ‘Among Men’, its new Argentinian miniseries

In anticipation of the international premiere of Amongst Men, on April 19th, HBO reveals a first look into the Argentinian miniseries with the launch of its first teaser trailer, available here. To view the teaser, click here. To watch it, HBO requests authentication through a username and password. Announced by HBO last year and composed [...]