Tag Archives: Netflix

Netflix starts its expansion into video games with Stranger Things

According to information reported on several specialized websites, the SVOD OTT Netflix continues moving forward on its expansion into the video game market, and has chosen Poland as a first trial for the initiative, which, as reported, will be developed on a global scale. Up to now, its implementation date in Latin America is unknown. [...]

Netflix considers merging with other companies but does not confirm close plans

During its Q2 2021 results report presentation, Netflix has once again expressed itself on the possibility of acquiring other companies and joining the trend that is taking place in the market, such as Disney-Fox and others more recently announced, such as Amazon-MGM; Televisa-Univision and WarnerMedia-Discovery. Although Netflix reported that the option of a merger is [...]

Netflix continues slowing its subscribers growth in Latin America and confirms plans to add gaming content on its catalog

As part of its Q2 2021 financial results presentation, Netflix reported a total of 38.6 million subscribers in Latin America. According to the information reported, the company achieved only 764 thousand net additions in relation to Q1, when it reported 37.8 million subscribers in the region; and 2.59 million new subscribers in relation to June [...]

Netflix plans to expand its content catalog with video games as of 2022

According to information reported by the US financial advisory company Bloomberg, Netflix plans to expand its catalog beyond movies and series, and is evaluating the addition of video games as part of its content offering, as of 2022 on a global scale. According to Bloomberg, Netflix does not plan to charge its subscribers an extra [...]

Sky launches new smart STB with Android TV in Brazil

Brazilian telecommunications company Sky (AT&T) announced on Wednesday the launch of its new Sky Connect. It is a new smart STB with Android TV (Google) operating system. The device has already been officially launched for the company’s postpaid customers, but its price was not reported yet. According to information reported on various specialized websites in [...]

Netflix improves titles download on mobile devices

Netflix has officially announced this last Monday, June 28th the  launch of a new feature to improve its subscribers titles download experience globally. The OTT allowed the download of series and films on mobile devices to be watched later, although, with the announced improvement, Netflix subscribers can now access the contents they prefer while the [...]

ICAB and Netflix open new applications to their found to support professionals in the Brazilian audiovisual industry affected by the pandemic

The Instituto de Contenidos Audiovisuales Brasileños (ICAB) and Netflix officially announced this last Tuesday, June 15th, the renewal of the partnership that they started last year to financially help audiovisual industry professionals in the country. According to the information reported by the entity, the new donation will be valued at R$ 3 million (around USD [...]

Televisa expands Izzi’s reach and launches it in Guadalajara

Mexican Grupo Televisa has officially announced this last Wednesday, June 16th, the expansion of the telecommunications company izzis offer to the Mexican city of Guadalajara. Izzi announces its arrival in one of the main cities in the country, Guadalajara, fulfilling its commitment to offer attractive high-speed internet packages, unlimited calls and the best entertainment to [...]

Netflix is also ‘open’ to acquire other companies

Ted Sarandos, co-CEO at Netflix, reported during his keynote at the international media event Banff World Media Festival, held in Canada, that the company does not deny the possibility of acquiring others, and, this way joining the trend that is taking place in the market, following mergers such as Disney-Fox, Amazon-MGM, Televisa-Univision and the recently [...]

Netflix slows its global subscribers base growth and adds 357 thousand clients in Latin America during Q1 2021

As part of its Q1 2021 results report presentation, Netflix reported a total of 37,894 million subscribers in Latin America. According to the information reported, the platform has only added 357 thousand subscribers in the region during the first three months of the year. In turn, compared to the 34,318 million subscribers reported as of [...]