Tag Archives: Televisa

Televisa launches Blue To Go Sports OTT

The Mexican entertainment giant, Televisa, launched its own streaming platform specialized in sports content, Blue To Go Sports, a few days ago. Although there has not yet been a statement or notice from the company, the service is already available in Mexico, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Panama and the Dominican Republic. For [...]

PrendeTV launches first exclusive premiere for streaming

PrendeTV, the platform that now depends on the merger of the Televisa – Univisión brands, will launch the first exclusive film premiere for streaming subscribers. On November 25, Thanksgiving Day in North America, the animated film Koatí, which was originally produced for Spanish-speaking children’s audiences in the United States, will arrive on the app. Koatí’s [...]

Televisa intervenes in the sale of Fox Sports to the Lauman Group

The Mexican entertainment company Televisa requested legal protection in the process of selling the Fox Sports México signal, owned by Disney, to the Lauman Group. In May 2021, Manuel Arroyo’s company announced the purchase, and just a month later, the Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) of Mexico approved the operation. However, it wasnt until now that [...]

Luis Arvizu, CEO of Blim TV: “Blim TV, Prende TV and VIX will become a single platform”

Luis Arvizu, CEO of Blim TV, announced that the service will join the other two applications of the Televisa-Univision brand, Prende TV and VIX, to consolidate in a single platform in 2022; during his participation in the panel “The reinvention of FTA TV in Mexico” of the virtual event Nextv Series Mexico 2021. As he [...]

IFT from Mexico approves Televisa – Univisión merger

The merger of the Mexican channels Televisa and Univisión was finally approved by the Plenary of the Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT). This way, the Televisa Group will obtain a value of USD 4.8 billion and 45% of the shares of the union, becoming its largest shareholder. Last April, the two companies requested the authorization of [...]

Star+ confirms its first distribution partner in Latin America and joins izzi’s offer

Mexican telecommunications company izzi (Televisa) officially announced this last Tuesday, August 31st, that it will add Star+, The Walt Disney Companys new SVOD OTT, launched yesterday in the region, to its entertainment options for its customers. The platform joins Disney+, available to the companys company customers since it was officially launched in the region, in [...]

izzi offers HBO Pack with 50% discount and access to HBO Max

Mexican telecommunications company izzi (Televisa) has officially announced that, since last August 1st, its customers can hire the HBO premium pack with a 50% discount on its subscription, as well as access HBO Max, the new WarnerMedia’s SVOD OTT, launched in Latin America at the end of June, from mobile devices, PCs or smart TVs. [...]

Atlas joins Las Chivas and arrives at Afizzionados through ‘Acceso Atlas’

Pay TV channel Afizziados (Televisa) has officially announced this Thursday, August 5th, that it will broadcast a new program focused on Atlas FC, one of the most important football clubs in Mexico. The new TV show is called Acceso Atlas, and will be broadcast weekly, on Wednesdays, both through Izzi and Sky Mexico. This is [...]

Univision strengthens its steaming executives team after launching its new OTT together with Televisa

Spanish-language and media content company Univision Holdings, Inc. has officially announced this last Friday, July 30th the addition of new leaders to its streaming leadership team, following the recent announcement of a new global streaming platform, which will feature both free ad-supported (AVOD) AND premium subscription (SVOD) based offerings, and whose launch is scheduled for [...]