Monthly Archives: June 2016

MultiChoice introduces Deutsche Welle in South Africa

MultiChoice, the video entertainment and internet company in South Africa and across the African continent, is up for a new content on its channel. The companys DStv customers will get access to Deutsche Welle (DW) across the Southern Africa as from July this year. DW will be available on DStv channel 446 as from the [...]

VOD platform Aza TV now available in Africa

Aza TV owned by Sorele Media which is a 100% female-owned African media content company, will now be available on VOD platform. Launched back in May last year by Salamina Mosese and Stephina Zwayne, the first one being a South African actress, model and television presenter and the second one having been in the acting [...]

M-Net and Telkom SA to bring local version of Shark Tank in SA

Shark Tank South Africa, the local version of the popular American reality television series will soon be available on M-Nets DStv channel 101. The show will be aired as from October this year. Entries for the show are open to entrepreneurs being citizens of African origins and should be at least 18 years of age. [...]

Tammy H. Nam, Vikis CEO: Our watch-time in Brazil has grown 50% in the previous year

  The CEO of the global OTT platform Viki, Tammy H. Nam, spoke exclusively to NexTV News Latam about the launching of its Portuguese-language site, in an effort to offer a more customized experience to users in Brazil.   – What led you to decide launching operations in Brazil? We have seen a big organic [...]

Tumblr launched live video streaming

  The blogging platform Tumblr (Yahoo) announced through its website that it has launched live video support for all users posts.   Starting June 21, Tumblr users can embed live videos that will be shared from YouTube (Google), YouNow, Kanvas and upclose free platforms.   The platform recommends a good internet connection; otherwise, the video [...]

All TV and IND Group launch international channel TV2000 Italia in Latin America

  The distributor company ALL TV Communications announced through a press release that it has launched in Latin America the international channel TV2000 Italia through a commercial alliance with IND Group (International Network Distribution).   TV2000 Italia has a TV programming aimed at young people focused on social values, with shows and series about lifestyle, [...]

Online channel Due was launched in Argentina

  The online TV channel Due was launched in Argentina on June 21. In a first stage, it offers four entertainment and factual programs exclusively via internet, informed the local newspaper Día a día.   The political interview show On the record is the first to be available on the platform. The channel will also [...]

Tammy H. Nam, CEO de Viki: “Nuestro tiempo de visualización en Brasil creció 50% en un año”

  La CEO de la plataforma global OTT Viki, Tammy H. Nam, habló en exclusiva con NexTV News Latam acerca del lanzamiento del sitio en portugués, en un esfuerzo por ofrecer una experiencia personalizada a sus usuarios en Brasil.   – ¿Qué los llevó a decidir lanzar operaciones en Brasil? Hemos visto un gran crecimiento [...]