Tag Archives: US

‘Narcos’ arrives at Colombian FTA TV through Canal 1

Shortly after the Netflix series Narcos, produced by Gaumont for the platform, was acquired by Pluto TV for it to be broadcasted in the US, Canal 1 reported that it has acquired the series to be aired on FTA TV. As detailed, the series will premiere on the Colombian channel today, and will be broadcast [...]

AT&T calls for an auction to sell DirecTV

As reported by the US newspaper New York Post on its web version this Tuesday, October 6th, AT&T continues with its decision to divest itself from DirecTV, and called for a new auction for the DTH operation. The website, however, was not clear when reporting if AT&T intends to sell only DirecTVs operations in the [...]

Disney launches GroupWatch to watch Disney+ content simultaneously

Before launching in Latin America, Disney+ introduced GroupWatch, a new joint visualization feature that allows up to seven users to synchronize their screens and watch titles from the SVOD OTT platform  at the same time The company announced that GroupWatch is available via the Internet, mobile devices, connected TV devices and smart TVs. Subscribers can [...]

Amazon launches Luna, its new video games platform

Amazon presented Luna, its new video games streaming platform. It will be available only in the US in a first stage, without a confirmed arrival date in Latin America. According to several specialized websites, Luna is still in the development phase. Its launch will be made for a  USD 5.99 monthly subscription as a promotional [...]

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 [...]

Tubi en Español launches on Roku devices in the US

Fox Entertainments AVOD OTT Tubi has officially launched its dedicated Spanish-language destination within the Tubi app in the US on Roku devices, offering more than one thousand titles and more than three thousand hours of content for free. Tubi en Español complements Tubis library of over 23 thousand movies and TV shows. Launching Tubi en [...]

‘Mulan’ to be free for Disney+ subscribers as of December

Last August 5th, during its Q2 2020 quarterly results report presentation, Disney confirmed that Disney+, its new SVOD OTT, will be launched in Latin America in November. That same day, the company announced the premiere of the movie Mulan in PVOD format on the platform. The film will be released today in the US, for [...]

SBT arrives at the US through Sling TV

Brazilian TV channel SBT (Sistema Brasileiro de Televisão) officially announced that, from mid-August, Brazilians residing in the US will also be able to access the channel’s content through Dish Network subscription packages offered by Sling TV . As confirmed from SBT, the channel’s programming will be broadcast in Portuguese, without including dubbing or subtitles in [...]

Mirada deploys Iris solution with Viya TV+ in the US Virgin Islands

Provider of cutting-edge products and services for digital TV operators and broadcasters Mirada announced the commercial launch of its Iris multiscreen solution for Viya (ATN International), communications and entertainment provider in the US Virgin Islands.  According to what Mirada has officially reported, this deployment brings islanders a cutting-edge entertainment experience through the Viya TV+ service. [...]

Telemundo to broadcast Chivas local football matches in the US

Telemundo Deportes officially announced a multi-year agreement that includes the exclusive rights for the US of the matches that the Club Deportivo Guadalajara, better known as Las Chivas, plays as the local team in the coming MX Football League. This way, Chivas joins NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises sports content catalog from the beginning of the Professional [...]