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The president of América Móvil group in Brazil, José Félix, said the company will not pay to distribute free-to-air channels Record, SBT and RedeTV, which created the joint-venture Simba to negotiate with operators. “They decided to remove the channels from our programming lineup,” said the executive. “We are not going to pay to have a FTA […]


Gired, the group coordinating the implementation of digital TV in Brazil, which is integrated by telecommunications companies, TV broadcasters and regulator Anatel,  approved to postpone the analogue switch-off schedule in Belo Horizonte, Salvador, Fortaleza and the interior of Sao Paulo. The proposal must be formalized by the Minister of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communications, Gilberto […]


Brazilian company Simba – a joint venture created by Record TV, SBT and RedeTV – is planning to launch a new streaming platform, according to local daily Estadão. The service would include content already produced by the three free-to-air channels, third-party films and series and formats exclusively produced for the platform. Estadão reported that the […]


Brazilian mobile operator Vivo (Telefónica) announced the launch of the first season of “Deep”, a series specially produced for smartphones, and that presents an innovative frame, since some scenes must be watched with the cellphone in an upright position. The ten-episode series is available on the Studio+ app, which Vivo launched last October in partnership […]