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Cablevision Flow launches Flow Music Experience in Argentina

The telecommunications company Telecom Argentina ran a five-year agreement with DF Entertainment, one of the main gigs promoters in the country, with the aim of broadcasting live shows by streaming. The previous mentioned agreement mens the debut of Flow Music Experience, the new Cablevisión Flow platform, focused on musical shows and  available for any device. [...]

Brazil asks its population on how to continue taking measures against piracy

Brazilian National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) made a public consultation to its citizens, in order to obtain suggestions on how to combat piracy in the countrys telecommunications area. The entity also spread a report that gave several details on these topic and how it is affecting telecommunications industry at a national level. We must help the [...]

Tigo takes the Copa America from Brazil to Paraguay

Tigo Sports announced it started to broadcast these Copa America Brazil 2019  edition on its 100 and 710 (HD) Tigo TV programming grids channels (today TigoStar Paraguay), and on Tigo Sports App. The company brought several journalists to Brazil to make exclusively coverages of the sporting event that, with 12 hours broadcasts every day, will [...]

Movistar eSports adds Ubeat content in Latin America

Telefonica and Mediapro agreed to develop the Movistar Esports Ubeat channel together in Latin America, focused on promoting electronic sports, which is already available at the OTT Movistar Play. Initially, the proposal is available in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru and Uruguay. Movistar eSports Ubeat will have more than ten original formats focused on [...]

Videocine incorporates its productions to Amazon Prime Video in Latin America

Amazon Prime Video ran an exclusive streaming rights agreement, in which Videocine – a Televisa affiliate – will take the offer available in its movies catalog to Amazon Prime Video customers in Latin America. The agreement allows films produced by Videocine to be exclusively shown in Amazon Prime Video five months after its releases in [...]

Mediapro increases its international expansion with Chilevision

The Spanish group The Mediapro Studio announced a co-production agreement with the Chilean FTA TV channel Chilevisión (Turner Latin America), with the aim of increasing its performance in the international market. The project of the new agreement is titled El discípulo del Chef, focused on the culinary market. Its first season will have 24 episodes, [...]

Aruanas arrives at Brazil to generate environmental awareness

Aruanas, title of the new production between the Brazilian Globo Group and the company Maria Farinha Filmes, inspired by real events related to the global environmental crisis ant the work developed by activists to protect the planet, will be launched globally in more than 150 countries next July 2nd. Its first season will last 10 [...]

Edgar Welker enters to the TV sports rights market in Uruguay

Edgar Welker, former President of the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) bought last December 2018 the rights to broadcast  several football competitions for Uruguay on cable TV, FTA, radio and streaming, such as the South American Sub 17 and Sub 20 tournaments (both competitions already disputed) and the Copa America, through the company Dexary. Welker sold [...]

The best Colombian films are already available at their own OTT

The Fundación Patrimonio Fílmico Colombiano, in charge of collecting and restoring all the audiovisual content produced in Colombia, launched its own OTT, called “Largometrajes Colombianos”, a platform that brings together the best filming works of made in the country. With an over a thousand titles catalog, the OTT shows a series of filmographic files with [...]

VTR starts conversations to add removed TV channels to its programming grid

As requested by Chlean Supreme Court of Justice, the pay TV operator VTR began talks with the TVI / Fimocentro Group for a maximum period of three months to reincorporate the TV channels Vía X, Zona Latina, ARTV and Vía X HD to its programming grid. This process could involve modifications in the current list [...]