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Grupo Salinas launches Azteca Estudios to boost resources for original productions in Mexico

Mexican group Grupo Salinas has officially announced last Tuesday, February 16th, the birth of a new business unit, which it called Azteca Estudios. The studios were opened in 2012, and provide comprehensive production services for the audiovisual industry, with the aim of serving activities involving filming, TV, advertising, entertainment or live events productions. The new [...]

Caracol TV to produce premium TV contents in partnership with The Mediapro Studio

Colombian FTA TV channel Caracol TV has announced this Wednesday, January 27th, a partnership with the Spanish company The Mediapro Studio, with the aim of producing premium TV content for the international market. Although the companies did not detail the amount of content that makes up the agreement yet, they reported that the first title [...]

Torneos and GSRM acquire Argentine Football League’s international distribution rights

As officially reported by the Argentine production company Torneos during the last days of 2020, the company partnered with the Global Sports Rights Management (GSRM) firm in order to market the Argentine Football League broadcasting rights for a six-year period, starting in 2021. As a result of the partnership, the Argentina Football Distribution (AFD) entity [...]

Universidad de Chile plans to launch new DTT channel

The Universidad de Chile has officially announced this last Thursday, November 19th, the launch of a new TV channel, due to the celebration of its 178th anniversary. According to the information that was reported, it will be launched as a DTT channel, on channel 11.2. For the launch of the channel, the educational entity has [...]

TV Red Digital chooses Anevia and Viaccess-Orca to launch new OTT platform in Bogota

OTT and IPTV software solutions provider Anevia, and Viaccess-Orca (VO), which provides OTT, TV platforms and content protection, announced the start of a complete OTT TV platform for TV Red Digital in Bogota, Colombia. As officially reported by Anevia, TV Red Digital will operate the new platform as the core of a white-label OTT TV [...]

Liberty Puerto Rico officially launches new Hub TV platform

Liberty Puerto Rico has officially announced the launch of its new Hub TV service, developed in partnership with TiVo. The new offer is exclusively available for Liberty Puerto Ricos internet and video customers. Hub TV is an Android TV STB that uses Libertys internet connection and gives access to live TV, VOD content and apps [...]

Pluto TV launches on Hisense TVs in Mexico

ViacomCBS officially reported yesterday that the Pluto TV app, its AVOD OTT launched this year in Latin America, is now available on Hisense-brand TVs with VIDAA operating system in Mexico, as part of a previously announced international agreement. This way, through a direct access button located on the remote control, it will be possible to [...]

Roku officially launches Roku Express in Brazil

Roku has officially announced this last Wednesday the launch of Roku Express, the companys first streaming device available in Brazil. The device transforms most traditional TVs into smart TVs and is expected to be available  in stores in the upcoming weeks at R$ 349,90 (USD 66). We are thrilled to launch the first Roku streaming [...]

ETB shows an FTTH growth and increases its TV customer base during Q2 2020

As part of its Q2 2020 quarterly results report, Colombian Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Bogota (ETB) reported that its FTTH client base, which in 2019 recorded 366 thousand clients, grew in an 18%, and ended June with 433 thousand clients, thus adding 66,779 users, a figure that, according to the company, means more than double [...]

TCC launches into ecommerce with ‘Tienda Hogar’

Uruguayan pay TV operator TCC announced this month the launch of Tienda Hogar, an online product store through which it aims to offer market products. As reported by the operator, it is an ecommerce platform that offers technology, TV and audio products, as well as a wider range, which includes household appliances, and products for [...]