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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 [...]

FlixMedia shows exclusive content integrated to Disney releases

Flix Media, a Brazilian company that sells advertising options to be shown in cinemas before the beginning of each film, ran an agreement with Walt Disney World and The World Disney Studios to produce exclusive content, and show in that space the next distributors releases. Contents will be broadcast through Flix Channel, and must last [...]

Movistar makes the Copa America 2019 available in Movistar Play Argentina

Until next July 7th, all Movistar Argentina customers who have access to Movistar Play, OTT recently launched in the country, will be able to watch all Copa América Brazil 2019 matches for free through the pay TV channel TyC Sports . The offer is available for customers with a mobile plan or internet at home. [...]

BoxFish arrives at Brazil and continues to expand throughout Latin America

The Spanish production company BoxFish, launched in 2017 and already installed in Argentina and Spain, announced the beginning of its operations in Brazil, leaded by Argentine TV producer and director Diego Guebel, who served as Brazilian DTH TV channel Band (Rede Bandeirantes) Vice President between 2011 and 2017. Guebel will work together in Brazil with [...]

Brazil bans OTT D2C Fox+

Brazilian National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) issued a precautionary measure in which it request Fox to restrict Fox+, its direct to final consumer OTT. The Brazilian regulator gave Foz a 30-day period to obey the measure and, in case of not responding to it, the channel will be forced to pay a daily USD 25,800 fine, [...]

Band broadcasts Brazilian Football Championship series C with DAZN

The Brazilian DTT channel Band, belonging to the Bandeirantes Communication Group, agreed with the sports OTT DAZN to broadcast one match from each Brazilian Football Championship serie Cs fixture date. The agreement began last Saturday, June 8th, when both companies broadcasted the match that faced the Remo and Volta Redonda teams, which took place at [...]

NimoTV takes eSports competition to Brazil after its launch

RecargaPay Challenge, a championship that brings together 40 of the best professional teams of the Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) Mobile video game in South America, has started in Brazil this Saturday, June 8th. The competition will run until July 14th, and broadcasts are in charge of NimoTV, recently launched in Brazil. We know how PUGB [...]

DirecTV broadcasts the FIFA Women’s Football Cup in 4K for Latin America

The FIFA Women’s World Cup is being played in France until July 7th through DirecTV Sports, whose coverage includes live and 4K broadcasts and 4K through channel 4000 of its programming grid. Argentine, Brazilian and Chilean National Teams are the ones from Latin America taking part of the competition, which is having 52 National Teams [...]

Unifique launches TV offer through IPTV in Brazil

After making investments in fiber optic networks, the Unifique telecommunications company, located in Santa Catarina, Brazil, will launch TV Unifique this week, a TV through IPTV service that will allow its clients to record, backtrack and forward programming content to watch contents anytime and anywhere. TV Unifique will also allow subscribers to record up to [...]

New Tim Brazil’s family plan includes Netflix

Brazilian telecommunications company Tim launched its first family plan, called “TIM Black Family,” which includes Netflix and two other digital services: Tim Music, dedicated to streaming music, and TIM Virtual Banking, which allows digital access to more than 100 magazines. Both plans also include of 60, 100 or 180 GB packages to share between family [...]