Tag Archives: SVOD

StarTV adds Noggin and Paramount+ on its DTH platform

Mexican pay TV operator StarTV announced that Noggin and Paramount+ catalogs will offer be available in June on its DTH platform. The company’s customers will be able to access the Noggin catalog for a MX$ 49 (USD 2) monthly subscription, and the Paramount+ offer for MX $ 79 (USD 4) per month. Paramount + is [...]

Theater plays get ready to return to Paraguay through Teatrix

The Paraguayan producer 3 Palos Entertainment Group announced that it is preparing to launch Teatrix Paraguay, a space for those performing arts fans to access Paraguayan plays via OTT, and for artists to monetize their presentations according to the views made in the platform. The OTT currently operates in other countries worldwide and, according to [...]

WarnerMedia bolsters HBO Max launch with seven new distribution partners

Few days before launching its new SVOD OTT, HBO Max, WarnerMedia announced seven new distribution partners for the platform, including Altice USA, Cox Communications, Microsoft Corp, National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC), Samsung, Sony Interactive Entertainment and Verizon. Communications. The OTT will be officially launched this May 27th in the US. Up to now, the official [...]

Apple TV+ changes strategy and strengthens its offer with third-party productions

A Bloomberg report informed that the SVOD OTT Apple TV+, launched last year, would be changing its strategy to expand its content catalog, and would add third-party productions. Apple has not confirmed the arrival date of its platform in Latin America yet. According to Bloomberg, Apple executives are already holding meetings with Hollywood studios to [...]

NBCUniversal to launch Peacock with nine original productions

Peacock, NCBUniversal’s SVOD OTT, will be officially launched on July 15th with nine original productions, as the company officially reported. The platform joins the OTT market together with Disney+, officially launched in November, and HBO Max, which will be released next May 27th. Up to now,  Peacock has not confirmed his arrival date in Latin [...]

Amazon Prime Video not to increase its monthly subscription by VAT collection on OTTs in Mexico

After the announcement of the increasement to be applied on Netflix monthly subscriptions in Mexico due to VAT collection, Amazon Prime Video reported that its subscribers will not be affected by the measure, since the tax value has already been included in the monthly subscription paid by their customers. VAT collection from digital platforms will [...]

Amazon Prime Video launches trailer and announces premiere date for ‘El Presidente’

Amazon Prime Video released yesterday the official trailer for El Presidente, its new original production set in different countries in Latin America, Europe and the US, which will be released globally on Friday June 5th and will focus on the corruption acts made on the FIFA Gate, in 2015.  The series explores the sports event [...]

Quibi reports 1.3 million active users

Quibi, the platform that bets on short content for mobile devices, reported 1.3 million active users a month and a half after its launch on April 6th and, up to now, it has been downloaded 3.5 million times. Launched during the confinement for the Coronavirus pandemic, the reported figures are not very encouraging, according to [...]