Tag Archives: Watch

Cine Canibal launches platform to watch, rent and buy movies

The Mexican distributor Cine Canibal announced it has launched its Casa Canibals  platform, which allows the rental and sale of online movies and access to a several titles catalog, including classic and cult films not released in cinemas. To access Casa Canibal’s film catalog, it is necessary to be registered on its website and, that [...]

Facebook launches Watch globally

After a year of its launch in the United States, Facebook announced the expansion of Watch worldwide. This is one of the main initiatives of the company, with an offer including original series, news and sports. Watch is a tab within Facebook with original short and long-form content. The platform was launched in August last [...]

Facebook partners with CNN, Fox News and Univision to launch original news shows

Facebook announced the launch of new original news shows, which will be part of a dedicated section within its Watch video platform. For this initiative, the social network partnered with ABC, Fox News, CNN and Univision – which will offer content in Spanish- among others companies. They will debut later this summer (in the Northern [...]

Facebook to spend up to USD 1 billion on original TV content

According to The Wall Street Journal, Facebook could spend next year as much as USD 1 billion on original content for its new video platform Watch, according to people familiar with matter. The figure, could fluctuate based on the success of Facebooks programming, said the report. A few weeks ago, the US newspaper also reported [...]

Discovery to create shows for Facebook’s new video platform

Discovery Communications will develop premium mid-form shows for Watch,  the new platform for shows on Facebook. The media company announced that it will produce shows both inspired by leading Discovery Communications properties and created exclusively for Facebook. The first show of this agreement, Animal Planets Celebrity Animal Encounters is available from this week. In addition, [...]

Facebook launches new platform for original TV shows

Facebook officially announced the launch of Watch, a new video platform featuring original TV shows. The company said that it is initially available to a limited group of people in the U.S and is planning to extend the access to more people soon. Watch is offered as a new tab. Shows are made up of [...]

Espn Brasil adquiere derechos de transmisión para Internet del Mundial de fútbol americanoEspn Brazil to acquire Football World Cup online broadcasting rights

La cadena brasileña deportiva Espn compró los derechos para transmitir por Internet los partidos de la Copa del Mundo de fútbol americano. Todos los encuentros se verán en Brasil por la plataforma de TV Everywhere y VOD Watch Espn (en Hispanoamérica se llama Espn Play) y los noticieros de los canales lineales de TV de [...]

Watch Espn en Brasil lanza aplicación para móvilesWatch Espn in Brazil to launch a mobile app

El servicio de TV Everywhere de Espn Brasil, Watch Espn, se podrá ver ahora a través de cualquier dispositivo conectado a Internet como tablets o smartphones. Esta nueva aplicación se podrá descargar sin costo adicional. Watch Espn es un servicio similar a Espn Play, el cual es ofrecido para el resto de Latinoamérica. Los operadores [...]