Monthly Archives: July 2018

Netflix revamps its TV interface

Netflix announced that it has launched a new TV interface with the goal of providing a simpler and more intuitive experience, the company explained in a press release. Through the company´s official blog, Netflixs Director of Product Innovation, Stephen Garcia, said, the new interface was based on rigorous research and testing around how we can [...]

Netflix renueva su interfaz de TV

Netflix anunció el rediseño de la interfaz para televisores con el objetivo de brindar una experiencia más simple e intuitiva, según informó la empresa en un comunicado. A través del blog oficial de Netflix, el director de Innovación de Productos, Stephen Garcia, dijo que la nueva interfaz se basó en rigurosas investigaciones y pruebas sobre [...]

PlayKids signs deal with Hasbro

PlayKids, the SVOD platform with educational content for families, announced that it has signed an agreement with Hasbro to add new shows to its offer. As part of the deal, “Littlest Pet Shop” is already available and a new title will be launched every week. The deal includes more than 200 episodes that will be [...]

Colombia sets share price for Coltel

The Government of Colombia set the conditions for the sale of its 32.5% stake in Colombia Telecomunicaciones (Coltel), whose majority shareholder is Telefónica. Through a decree of the Ministry of Finance, the share price was established at CO$ 2,075 (USD 0.72), for which the State intends to obtain CO$ 2.3 billion (USD 800 million). The [...]

Comcast pulls offer for Fox assets

Comcast announced that it has abandoned its plans to acquire Twenty-First Century Foxs entertainment assets to focus on its offer for Sky. Sources familiar with the companys thinking told Reuters that Comcast dropped its bid for the Fox assets because it was concerned the price was becoming too high. It was also worried how much [...]

Comcast retira su oferta por los activos de Fox

Comcast anunció que abandonó sus planes de adquirir los activos de Twenty-First Century Fox para centrarse en su oferta por el grupo europeo de televisión paga Sky. Fuentes familiarizadas con la decisión dijeron a Reuters que Comcast retiró su oferta por preocupaciones sobre el precio, las desinversiones que podría tener que realizar para completar el [...]