Tag Archives: Netflix

Movistar offers internet via FTTH with up to 500 megabytes in Bogotá with Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and HBO premium channels

Telecommunications company Telefonica -whose operations in Latin America are branded as Movistar-, has announced this Monday, March 1st, that it is offering symmetric FTTH internet speeds of 500 megabytes in Bogota. As reported by the company, in the Colombian capital there are already more than 300 thousand households with this offer available. Each installation includes [...]

Megacable launches Xview+ based on Android TV with Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, HBO GO and YouTube

Mexican holding company Megacable has officially announced this Tuesday, February 23rd, the launch of Xview+, its new interactive video platform based on Android TV, whose interface allows its subscribers to access Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, HBO GO and YouTube, as well as linear pay TV channels. Together with the Xview+ STBs, the company launched new [...]

After announcing investments in Mexico, Netflix confirms new original series filmed in the country

Netflix has released on Thursday, February 18th, the official trailer for ¿Quien mato a Sara?, a new original series filmed in Mexico, which will become part of the platform’s catalog on March 24th. With this launch, Netflix continues betting on the Mexican market, since during January it announced plans to film original titles in the [...]

Netflix continues to bet on Argentina with new original productions

Netflix has announced this Thursday, February 19th, that it is working on the production of new Argentine content to be included as part of its catalog soon. This way, the OTT continues to bet on Argentine productions after, in February 2020, Reed Hastings, CEO at the company, held a meeting with the country’s President, Alberto [...]

Movistar launches mobile plans with Netflix membership in Chile

Telecommunications company Movistar (Telefonica) has launched new mobile plans in Chile with the Netflix membership included. The initiative is added to the one already launched by Movistar Chile in September 2020, when it launched its Digital Pack for its FTTH clients with the Netflix subscription included, in addition to also allowing its clients to pay [...]

Netflix continues to bet on Brazilian original productions with new documentary about Pele

Netflix has released on February 4th the official trailer for Pele, the platform’s new original documentary, focused on the former Brazilian football players life, whose global premiere is scheduled for next February 23rd. As reported from the platform in relation to the plot of Pele, the documentary will show the former Brazilian football player remembering [...]

Netflix launches new unscripted productions in Brazil

After having announced investments in Mexico for more than USD 300 million for this year, Netflix reported that it will launch five new original unscripted productions to its catalog in Brazil, which will be released during 2021. As reported by Netflix, titles are focused on reality shows, entertainment programs and documentaries, and will expand the [...]

Oi adds direct access to Netflix on its IPTV offer, which already features 90 thousand subscribers

According to several specialized websites in Brazil, the Brazilian pay TV operator Oi has added Netflix as part of its IPTV offer, called Oi TV Fibra. With this benefit, the company’s customers can access the OTT directly through their STBs. The operator does not allow to pay the Netflix subscription on its monthly bill, but [...]

Netflix continues betting in Mexico and plans to invest more than USD 300 million in the country in 2021

As reported this last Monday, January 25th by the Forbes Mexico website, Netflix plans to make a more than USD 300 million investment in the country, with the aim of making about 50 original productions, whether local or global filmed there, to be premiered during 2021. The figure is added  to the USD 200 million [...]

Netflix ends 2020 with 37.5 million subscribers in Latin America and forecast to feature 209 million globally by Q1 2021

As part of its Q4 2020 results report presentation, which took place this last Tuesday, January 19th, Netflix reported a total of 37.5 million subscribers in Latin America. The figure shows that the platform has added 1.2 million subscribers in the region between September 30th and December 31st, 2020, a period in which it had [...]