Tag Archives: mobile

Crackle now available to Viva mobile subscribers in Bolivia

Sonys SVOD platform Crackle announced a deal that will allow clients of Bolivian mobile operator Viva to access a catalog with original productions, series and movies. The service costs Bs 25 (USD 3.5) per month. In Bolivia, Viva is the first operator authorized to offer Crackle through mobile services. “We are confident that our users [...]

Netflix launches 30-second previews on mobile app

Netflix has launched a new feature that allows users to watch 30-second previews of TV shows and movies in the companys mobile app, in Snapchat-style. Each preview is presented in a vertical format, so users can watch them without turning their phones. Currently, it is available for iOS devices and, according to the company, is [...]

Netflix considering mobile versions of its original shows

Netflix chief product officer, Neil Hunt, said during a meeting with journalists that the company is considering creating mobile-specific versions of its original shows, reported the site The Verge. Its not inconceivable that you could take a master [copy] and make a different cut for mobile, Hunt said. The adaptation for different viewing platforms its [...]

Argentina fast tracks 4play legal framework

The Government of Argentina issued a decree that introduces changes in the telecommunications market in order to increase competition and move towards full convergence. The decree enables the telecom companies to provide pay TV services from 2018 onwards. It also authorizes DirecTV to provide satellite broadband while Grupo Clarín will be able to offer 3G [...]