Monthly Archives: July 2018

Viacom acquires digital media company AwesomenessTV

Viacom announced that it plans to acquire AwesomenessTV, the digital entertainment company focused on the so-called ‘Gen Z’. It will live under Viacom Digital Studios (VDS). Viacom confirmed the move in a blog post. In the past days, several U.S media had reported that the media conglomerate was interest in acquiring AwesomenessTV, which is currently [...]

Viacom compra la compañía de contenido digital AwesomenessTV

Viacom anunció la adquisición de AwesomenessTV, la compañía digital de entretenimiento orientada a los más jóvenes (la llamada Generación Z), que pasará a formar parte de Viacom Digital Studios (VDS). A través de un posteo en su blog oficial, Viacom finalmente confirmó la compra, tal como varios medios norteamericanos habían informado previamente. Actualmente, AwesomenessTV es [...]

Turner extiende su audiencia multiplataforma

Turner Latin America desarrolló internamente un informe que reveló que 8 de cada 10 personas con TV paga y 5 de cada 10 usuarios de redes sociales consumen regularmente los contenidos del grupo. Este informe permite a los anunciantes identificar el potencial de alcance que ofrece el medio en cada plataforma y las oportunidades para [...]

TV Azteca launches app for “La Academia”

TV Azteca has launched the new mobile application TV Azteca Conecta, which allows the audience to interact with the musical reality show “La Academia”. A few days after the debut of the show, the app registered 150,000 downloads and more than one million videos and live content were already played on the platform. The app [...]

Gloud launches gaming show on YouTube

Cloud-based gaming platform Gloud, owned by Turner Latin America, has launched “Los Glouder”, a weekly show focused on the gaming industry and available in five-minute capsules on YouTube. It is produced by digital agency Lanzallamas. “Los Glouder” is inspired by “Los Gumers”, an Argentine television show that explained different aspects of the videogame universe in [...]

Gloud lanzó programa de videojuegos en YouTube

La plataforma de videojuegos Gloud, que pertenece a Turner Latin America, lanzó Los Glouder, un programa semanal, compuesto por cápsulas de cinco minutos, centrado en la industria del gaming y disponible a través de YouTube. La producción está a cargo de la agencia digital Lanzallamas. Los Glouder está inspirado en Los Gumers, un programa de [...]

Teleology Holdings gets extra time to finalize acquisition of 9mobile Nigeria

Teleology Holdings, appointed in February 2018 the preferred bidder for the acquisition of mobile operator 9mobile, has been given additional time to finalize this operation. The initial 90-day time limit for Teleology to pay $ 251 million, after having already paid a non-refundable advance of $ 50 million in March, expired on July 25, 2018. [...]