Monthly Archives: September 2018

Kwesé Free Sports to beam Petrolex Kanu Cup 2018 in Nigeria

The Kanu Heart Foundation in collaboration with Masters Football, will this week present the Petrolex Kanu Cup 2018 to raise funds for the foundation. Kwesé has acquired exclusive broadcast rights to offer live coverage of the game. The charity soccer match which kicks off on Sunday 30 September at the Hive Stadium, London pits Premier [...]

Televisa’s Blim close to deal with Totalplay

Vanessa Rosas Molina, New Business & Alliances Director of Blim, Televisas OTT service, said during NexTV Series Mexico & Central America that the company is close to sign a deal with IPTV operator Totalplay (Salinas group). “We are talking with other carriers and cable companies, there are different business models; with Izzi we have video [...]

El OTT Blim, cerca de concretar un acuerdo con Totalplay

La directora de Nuevos Negocios y Alianzas de Blim (Televisa), Vanessa Rosas Molina, aseguro durante su participación en NexTV Series Mexico & Central America que están cerca de concretar una alianza con Totalplay, el operador IPTV del Grupo Salinas. Estamos hablando con otros carriers y cableras, hay distintos modelos de negocios; con Izzi tenemos video [...]

Telefónica to launch Movistar Play in Mexico

María Ángeles Callejo, Deputy Director Digital Services B2C at Telefónica México, said the company is preparing to launch Movistar Play OTT service in the country, which will arrive in 2019. The announcement was made during NexTV Series Mexico & Central America, the leading conference organized by Dataxis. According to the executive, the company is currently [...]

Telefónica alista el lanzamiento de Movistar Play en México

María Ángeles Callejo, directora de servicios B2C de Telefónica México, dijo que la empresa se prepara para lanzar en el país su servicio de streaming Movistar Play, que llegará en 2019. El anuncio fue realizado durante NexTV Series Mexico & Central America, la conferencia líder organizada por Dataxis. De acuerdo con la ejecutiva, actualmente la [...]

Argentina opens debate on convergence

During the opening ceremony of the 2018 Jornadas Internacionales conference, Andrés Ibarra, Argentinas Secretary of Modernization, highlighted the actions that the government is carrying out in the telecommunications area. “Connectivity is the key to development and inclusion,” the official said. “We finished 30,000 km of illuminated fiber, which serves more than 500 localities through the [...]

Argentina abre el debate sobre la convergencia

Durante el acto inaugural de Jornadas Internacionales 2018, el vicejefe de Gabinete y Secretario de Modernización de Argentina, Andrés Ibarra, destacó las acciones que el gobierno realiza en el área de telecomunicaciones. La conectividad es la llave del desarrollo y la inclusión, afirmó. Concluimos 30 mil km de fibra iluminada, que lleva servicio a más [...]

NBCUniversal invests in YouTube channel about series

NBCUniversal developed in partnership with ViU Hub, Globosats digital business unit, the YouTube channel “Amo Séries”, with the aim of meeting the demand of Brazilians for this type of content. The channel presents two new videos per week, on Thursdays and Saturdays, hosted by Foquinha and Mikannn, two local influencers, who receive guests each season. [...]

NBCUniversal invierte en canal sobre series en YouTube

El grupo de medios NBCUniversal desarrolló, en asociación con a ViU Hub, unidad de negocios digitales de Globosat, el canal de YouTube “Amo Séries“, con el objetivo de atender a la demanda de los brasileños por ese tipo de contenidos. El canal presenta dos videos nuevos por semana, los jueves y sábados, conducidos por Foquinha [...]

AfricaXP partners with SES to roll out new FTA bouquet in Nigeria

AfricaXP is a digital content distributor and themed linear channel creator that facilitates synergies between content rights owners and media platform operators, has rolled out Premium.Free, a bouquet of 13 channels that are being offered using SES satellites at 28.2 degrees East. The new bouquet of FTA channels comprises of diverse range of contents from sports [...]