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Colombian operators call for clear rules to compete with OTT platforms

Colombian association Asotic, which brings together independent operators, wants the government to take into account the emergence of new competitors, such as streaming platforms, and review the current regulatory framework to generate clear rules for all players. In the framework of the forum “OTT vs. Pay TV: Competition or Complement? “, organized by Asotic this [...]

Operadores colombianos piden reglas claras para competir con los OTTs

La Asociación de Operadores de Tecnologías de Información y Comunicaciones de Colombia (Asotic) quiere que el gobierno tenga en cuenta la aparición de nuevos competidores, es decir, las plataformas de streaming, y revise el actual marco regulatorio para generar reglas claras para todos los actores. En el marco del foro OTT vs. TV paga: ¿Competencia [...]

Twitter, NFL team up to deliver live programming

Twitter announced that it has signed a multiyear deal with the National Football League to deliver uniquely packaged official NFL video and other types of content to fans around the world daily, year-round, according to a press release. As part of the agreement, Twitter will live stream a 30-minute live digital show that will be [...]

Globo, Companhia das Letras, Amazon team up to offer scenes from TV shows on eBooks

Globo, Amazon.com.br and Companhia das Letras announce the launch of Watch This Book, a new initiative that offers selected titles on eBook format, containing some excerpts with hyperlinks to short video clips of acclaimed series produced by Globo and broadcasted on TV. The eBooks – published by Companhia das Letras – are available on the [...]

Globo, Companhia das Letras y Amazon se unen para ofrecer videos de TV en eBooks

Globo, Amazon.com.br y la editorial Companhia das Letras anunciaron el lanzamiento de Assista a Esse Livro (Vea este libro) una iniciativa que ofrece obras literarias en formato de eBook con links a videos cortos de aclamadas series -basadas en esos libros- producidas y emitidas por Globo. Los eBooks están disponibles en la tienda Kindle de [...]

Amazon India and Kabir Khan announce new Amazon Original series for India

Amazon announced an Indian original series based on Subhas Chandra Boses Indian National Army to be directed by Bollywood directors and producers, Kabir Khan, creator of blockbuster movies such as Ek Tha Tiger, Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Kabul Express. The Forgotten Army (working title) will mark Kabirs Khans debut in OTT digital video services. The series [...]

OTT platform ALT Balaji to use Amazons CDN service

The OTT platform of Balaji Telefilms, ALT Balaji which is set to launch mid-April choose to use Amazon Cloudfront, a content delivery network service offered by Amazon Internet Service. ALT Balaji will have access to multi-petabytes of bandwidth in preparation of its launch. Sunil Nair, COO of ALT Digital Media Entertainment declared: We have built [...]

Amazon transmitirá partidos de la NFL en vivo

La NFL anunció un acuerdo con Amazon Prime para transmitir vía OTT, en vivo, a una audiencia global, los partidos del jueves por la noche durante la temporada 2017. En un comunicado, la NFL dijo que Amazon Prime ofrecerá el streaming de 10 partidos, que se verán también por TV abierta en los Estados Unidos [...]

Nintendo planning to offer Netflix, Amazon support on Switch console

Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime confirmed in an interview with The Washington Post that the company is working to bring streaming video services like Netfix and Amazon to Nintendo Switch. According to the executive, these platforms will come in time. The new console is available in Mexico, Chile and Brazil, among others Latin American countries. [...]