Monthly Archives: May 2019

Discovery takes Food Network to Colombia through Movistar TV

The Discovery channel announced an agreement with Movistar to make Food Network, focused on the food markets content, available in Colombia through Movistar TVs channel 851 (HD) The channel will be available in Movistars Zaphire Plus plan. Increasing our entertainment content catalog is one of Movistar Colombias aims. Our customers demand quality and different content, [...]

El negocio de video online busca adaptarse a las necesidades del mercado

En el marco de la segunda jornada del evento Nextv Series Argentina, la conferencia líder que se desarrolló el 14 y 15 de mayo pasados en el Hotel Intercontinental de Buenos Aires con organización de Dataxis, el panel Cómo desarrollar el nuevo negocio de video online contó con la participación de Marcos Foglia (Artear Argentina), [...]

Online video business defines how to adapt itself to the market needs

During the second day of the Nextv Series Argentina event, the leading conference that took place on May 14th and 15th at the Intercontinental Hotel in Buenos Aires organized by Dataxis, the panel How to develop the new online video business  was held, Speakers that took part of it were Marcos Foglia (Artear Argentina), Fernando [...]

AnimeFLV desarrollará un modelo de negocio en apoyo del animé legal

La plataforma de streaming AnimeFLV, que emitía series de animé en forma gratuita e ilegal, anunció a través de un comunicado que buscará desarrollar un modelo de negocio que apoye el animé legal. Varios de los contenidos ofrecidos por AnimeFLV tenían derecho de exclusividad por parte de Crunchyroll, la plataforma OTT paga líder en el [...]

AnimeFLV streaming platform to develop a new legal anime business model

The AnimeFLV streaming platform, which broadcasted free and illegal anime series, announced through a statement that it will be focused on developing a business model that supports the legal anime. Several contents offered by AnimeFLV had Crunchyrrolls rights exclusivity, the paid OTT platform leader in the anime series segment, owned by WarnerMedia. According to the [...]

“Cheaters” #Uyajola9 has landed in South Africa

Cheaters” #Uyajola9 South Africa has topped the trend list hours before its official premiere on Moja Love, Dstv channel 157.The show, based on the US hit show Cheaters, is hosted by muso Jub Jub Maarohanye.  The country had been waiting in anticipation for the premiere ever since a trailer for the show went viral on [...]

Safaricom and Vodacom want to take over M-Pesa

Vodacom and Safaricom are in negotiation for acquiring the brand M-Pesa, from its parent company, Vodafone. The deal is reportedly worth over $13 million. According to ITWeb, Vodacom group CEO Shameel Joosub confirmed the plans through a joint agreement with Safaricom, has done a deal with Vodafone to “take over M-Pesa completely”. “So, Safaricom and [...]

Boomplay to invest $1m in Kenya

During the music platform conference held in Nairobi, Martha Huro, the general manager of Boomplay announced that the company will capitalize on the Kenyan market by ingesting $1 million.  We know that finances are a major issue with artists and we cannot sit on the sidelines and not do something. So we are willing to [...]

Gobierno de Costa Rica lanza plan para que familias de bajos recursos migren a TDT

El Instituto Mixto de Ayuda Social de Costa Rica (IMAS) anunció que el próximo 15 de julio entregará STBs a 7.500 familias en situación de pobreza extrema para que migren hacia TDT. Los beneficiarios, según el instituto, serán grupos familiares que no tengan contratados servicios de TV paga ni un set de TV que reciba [...]

Costa Rican Government launches plan for low income families to migrate to DTT

The Costa Rican Social Assistance Mixed Institute (IMAS) announced that on July 15th it will deliver STBs to 7,500 families in extreme poverty conditions to migrate to DTT. According to the Institute, the initiative is focused on  family groups that do not have any pay TV services hired or a TV set able to receive [...]