Tag Archives: Televisa

Univision to launch new AVOD OTT for US Hispanic audiences

After announcing its sale on December 29th, shared between Televisa and investment funds SearchLight and ForgeLight, Univision Communications Inc. reported that it plans to launch a new AVOD OTT created exclusively for the Hispanic audience in the US. The platform will be called PrendeTV and will include around 10 thousand hours of free programming in [...]

Izzi to complete Axtel’s FTTH client migration process on December 10th

Mexican telecommunications company Izzi (Televisa Group) has recently announced that it plans to successfully complete the migration of Axtel customers this coming Thursday, December 10th, with Monterrey being the last place in the migration process. The Izzi announcement, officially made on November 27th, takes place after, on December 17th, 2018, Axtel announced it had ran [...]

Mirada integrates Disney+ into its Iris multi screen solution

Mirada, a leading provider of integrated software solutions for digital TV operators and broadcasters, announced yesterday the integration of Disney+ into its Iris multiscreen product, and its successful deployment across Televisas izzi pay TV platform. This integration is the result of a collaboration between izzi, Disney and Mirada, enabling the arrival of Disney+ in Mexico [...]

Mirada empowers Izzi with custom launcher for Android TV Operator Tier

Mirada, provider of products and services for digital TV operators and broadcasters, has officially announced this last October 26th the commercial launch of its Android TV Operator Tier with custom launcher for Mexican operator Izzi (Televisa). Android TV-based STBs with Miradas software will be commercialized by Izzi Telecom as a new premium product, branded as [...]

Televisa to add Disney+ to Izzi’s catalog in Mexico

As reported from Televisa, Disney+, Disneys SVOD OTT, which will be officially launched in Latin America on November 17th, will be offered as an additional service for Izzi subscribers, with the aim of enhancing the pay TV offer available at Televisa’s operator. During the last analyst conference due to Televisas Q3 quarterly results report presentation, [...]

Luis Arvizu: ‘We are going to turn Blim TV into one of the platforms with the highests video reproduction in Latin America very soon’

Luis Arvizu, CEO at Blim TV (Televisa), was interviewed by Nextv News Latin America due to the launch of an AVOD version for the OTT platform, scheduled for 2021. The executive gave details about the scope it will have in the region; the content differences that it will have with the SVOD version, already available; [...]

Blim TV to feature AVOD version in 2021

Televisa announced that it will launch an AVOD version of its OTT Blim TV in 2021, apart from the platforms SVOD version, already available. The announcement was made by Luis Arvizu, CEO at Blim TV, although he did not clarify whether the AVOD version will be available only in Mexico, or also in other Latin [...]

Afizzionados to broadcast NFL matches throughout Mexico

As officially reported by Televisa, as of this last Sunday, September 27th, its sports channel Afizzizados started to broadcast the National Football League (NFL) regular season in Mexico. The channel will offer the US football league matches that are played on Sundays, which will be available in Mexico through Izzi, Sky / VETV, blim TV [...]

Sky to broadcast the Bundesliga in Mexico and Central America and launches new TV channel focused on the competition

Televisa has recently announced that Sky México (Televisa and AT&T) has run a two-year agreement with the Bundesliga (German Professional Football League), to broadcast the competition, both in the First and Second Division, in Mexico and Central America. The agreement, which started to be implemented with the current Bundesliga season, which began last week, allows [...]

TUDN to broadcast Female MX Football League in partnership with Facebook Watch

Televisa has officially announced last  September 10th that the sports pay TV channel TUDN (Televisa and Univision) has run a partnership agreement with Facebook to broadcast the Mexican Female Football League (called Guard1anes 2020) for free through Facebook Watch. As reported by Televisa, for this year it is planned to broadcast 14 matches, one for [...]