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AT&T strengthens HBO Max growth and loses subscribers from its Vrio’s unit after announcing its sale

As part of its Q2 2021 results report presentation, AT&T reported a total of 10.3 million subscribers to Vrio, unit that controls DirecTV Latin America, Sky Brazil and DirecTV GOs operations, sold to the Argentine holding Grupo Werthein, according to the information that was officially announced this week. The reported figure shows a 239 thousand [...]

CNN to launch new streaming platform in Q1 2022

US company CNN (WarnerMedia, AT&T) has officially announced this last Monday, July 19th the launch of its new SVOD OTT, which will be called CNN + and will be launched in Q1 2022. Up to now, the company has not confirmed the arrival date of the platform to Latin America, but it did report that [...]

HBO Max to be available on PS4 and PS5 consoles and puts off its availability on Amazon Fire TV in Latin America

HBO Max, WarnerMedia (AT&T)s SVOD OTT, launched days ago in Latin America, has confirmed that it will soon be available on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 consoles. In addition, and due to problems in the negotiations, the platform will not be launched on Amazon Fire TVs devices in the region yet. The information was reported [...]

FNE approves Chilevision’s sale to ViacomCBS

The Fiscalia Nacional Economica (FNE), entity in charge of defending and promoting free competition in markets or productive areas of Chilean economy, has announced on Monday, July 5th, its decision to approve the sale of 100% of the FTA TV channel Chilevisions shares to ViacomCBS. The operation had been officially confirmed in early April. The [...]

Disney+ launches special offer to access its catalog in Brazil

According to the information reported last week on several specialized websites in Brazil, the SVOD OTT Disney+, launched in Brazil and all of Latin America last November, is launching a new special offer in that country, which will allow access to the platform for R $ 1.90 (USD 0.40) during the first month. The offer [...]

HBO Max launches in Latin America and confirms first distribution partners in the region

HBO Max, WarnerMedias (ATT) new SVOD OTT, is being officially launched today in Latin America, and, this way, it begins its international expansion process, after its launch in the US, at the end of May 2020. At the end of May, WarnerMedia Latin America confirmed that access to HBO Max can be done from smartphones, [...]

VTR digital TV clients to be able to access HBO Max catalog

Telecommunications company VTR (Liberty Latin America) has officially announced this last Monday, June 21st, that all its customers who have hired its digital TV offer will be able to access HBO Max, WarnerMedia’s (AT&T) new SVOD OTT, whose subscription will be included in the price of the plan already hired by the Chilean companys clients. [...]

AT&T to launch a streaming platform for CNN

AT&Ts CEO, John Stankey, confirmed last week during the The Economic Club of Washington D.Cs forum the launch of a streaming platform for CNN, which will be called CNN Plus. Up to now, it has not been confirmed if the platform will only be available in the US, or if there are plans to launch [...]

Disney not to launch AVOD version for Disney+

Bob Chapek, CEO at The Walt Disney Company, reported during the last Credit Suisse Annual Communications Conference virtual edition that the company does not plan to launch an AVOD version for Disney+, available in Latin America since November 2020. ‘We have no such plans to launch an AVOD version for Disney+. We are happy with [...]

WarnerMedia launches TNT Sports in Mexico

WarnerMedia (AT&T) has announced this Friday, June 10th, the launch of its sports channel TNT Sports in Mexico. With the announcement, the channel became available in four Latin American markets, as Mexico joins Argentina, Brazil and Chile. However, and according to the information reported on several specialized websites, in Mexico TNT Sports will not feature [...]