Monthly Archives: August 2018

Telkom expands 4G network around Nairobi in Kenya

Mobile operator Telkom Kenya is expanding its 4G network around Nairobi. The telecom company wants to reach more customers by launching a campaign for this purpose. This operation dubbed “Bomba 4G” will invite people living on the outskirts of Nairobi to test the performance of its broadband network. The surrounding areas of Nairobi that now [...]

Discovery to launch new entertainment channel Real Time on DStv in SA

Discovery Inc has introduced a brand-new general entertainment channel for female audiences. Real Time will be broadcasted in South Africa on Monday, 3 September on DStv 155, adapted mainly for customers on DStvs EasyView package. The new channel will also be accessible to DStv customers on the Access, Family, Compact, Compact Plus and Premium packages. The channel will [...]

OSN Play introduced 24 new live channels for free in MENA

Entertainment network OSN is offering 24 new live channels for free on its platform, allowing viewers nearly 60 live TV channels, 7,000 hours of On Demand content, 400 movies and over 40 complete box sets ready to watch at any given time on any connected screen.  The offer will include BBC First, Sundance TV, Nat [...]

Fox+ service now available on Apple and Google’s digital stores in Brazil

Fox Networks Group announced that its SVOD package, called Fox+, is now available on App Store and Google Play in Brazil, through the Fox app. In this way, the company further expands the reach of this service, which was launched in the country in May. Fox+ package offers live streaming of the group’s 11 channels, [...]

Viacom launches streaming channel with classic Nickelodeon shows

Viacom announced the launch of NickSplat, a new streaming channel available on VRV service in the United States, which includes about 30 classic shows of Nickelodeon. The slate of the network’s 1990s classics includes CatDog, AAAHH!!! Real Monsters, The Wild Thornberrys and The Angry Beavers, among others. VRV service is available in the United States [...]

Viacom lanza canal digital con clásicos de Nickelodeon

Viacom anunció el lanzamiento de NickSplat, un nuevo canal digital, disponible en el servicio de streaming VRV en los Estados Unidos, que incluirá cerca de 30 producciones clásicas de la señal infantil Nickelodeon. La lista de programas incluye títulos como CatDog, AAAHH!!! Real Monsters, The Wild Thornberrys y The Angry Beavers, entre otros. El servicio [...]

YouTube to expand non-skippable ads on its platform

YouTube announced that all creators who monetize content on the platform will soon be able to have access to non-skippable ads on all videos. Initially, this option was available only for a small number of creators. With the extension of this monetization method, the company seeks to improve revenues of creators. Users, however, will have [...]

YouTube tendrá más anuncios que no se pueden omitir

YouTube anunció que todos los creadores que monetizan sus videos en la plataforma tendrán acceso ahora a la posibilidad de introducir anuncios que no se pueden “saltar”, según informó a través del canal Creator Insider. Inicialmente, esta opción estaba disponible sólo para un número reducido de creadores. Con la ampliación de este método de monetización, [...]

Nat Geo Wild renews its image

Starting in September, Nat Geo Wild will change its brand to National Geographic Wild and will introduce a new image, which includes the redesign of its logo, “as well as a more modern, sophisticated and energetic graphic approach,” the company said in a statement. With a more dynamic narrative, “the new image puts nature in [...]