Tag Archives: Facebook

Facebook plans free internet project for Sub-Saharan Africa

Facebook’s plans to launch satellite and drone initiatives capable of providing free internet services to rural and urban Sub-Saharan Africa is sending a wave of panic to the Nigerian telecom operators who fear their revenue bases could be further depleted by unlicensed operators who provide similar services they have paid huge licence fees for. The [...]

Facebook to stream MLB games

Facebook has signed a deal with Major League Baseball (MLB) to stream 25 games this season, which will be distributed exclusively on Facebook Watch in the United States, and globally on the show Page, excluding select international markets. The first game will be broadcast on April 4 and it will be available on smartphones and [...]

Facebook transmitirá partidos de la liga de béisbol

Facebook concretó un acuerdo con la Major League Baseball (MLB) para transmitir 25 partidos a través de Facebook Watch, en los Estados Unidos, y a nivel global, excepto en mercados seleccionados. El primer partido estará disponible el 4 de abril y podrá verse en celulares, tablets, Smart TVs y otros dispositivos compatibles. Las trasmisiones semanales [...]

Ecuador: Soccer league begins battle against illegal streams

The deal signed between the Ecuadorian Soccer Federation (FEF) and GolTV includes Internet rights. However, these transmissions have not been regulated due to the legal conflict with the Uruguayan company. According to El Comercio, different Facebook accounts are streaming the matches live. The Association of Small and Medium Cable Operators (Asocope in Spanish), which broadcasted [...]

Denunciarán en Ecuador las transmisiones ilegales del campeonato de fútbol

El contrato firmado entre la Federación Ecuatoriana de Fútbol (FEF) y GolTV incluye los derechos por Internet. Sin embargo, estas transmisiones no han sido reguladas debido al conflicto legal en torno al proceso de selección de la empresa uruguaya. Según reporta El Comercio, distintas cuentas de Facebook están transmitiendo en vivo los partidos. La Asociación [...]

Facebook, Cisneros expand partnership in Latin America

Cisneros Interactive, a digital advertising division of Cisneros, announced that it has become the official reseller of Facebook in Central America, the Caribbean, and Uruguay, expanding their strategic alliance in Latin America. Under this new deal, Cisneros Interactive will start providing services to Facebook customers in Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Panama, Puerto Rico [...]

Facebook y Cisneros expanden su alianza

Cisneros Interactive, división de publicidad digital de Cisneros, anunció una expansión de su alianza con Facebook al convertirse en reseller oficial de la red social para Centroamérica, el Caribe y Uruguay. Bajo este nuevo acuerdo, Cisneros Interactive comenzará a brindar servicio a los clientes de Facebook en Costa Rica, República Dominicana, Guatemala, Panamá, Puerto Rico [...]

Facebook to live stream Golden Globes pre-show

Facebook announced that it has signed a deal with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) and Dick Clark Productions to live stream the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards red-carpet pre-show, next Sunday, January 7, in California. This way, the social network has replaced Twitter as exclusive official live streaming platform for the red carpet event. [...]

Facebook transmitirá la alfombra roja de los Globo de Oro

Facebook concretó un acuerdo con la Asociación de Prensa Extranjera de Hollywood y Dick Clark Productions para transmitir vía streaming el pre-show en la alfombra roja de la 75° entrega de los Globo de Oro, que se realizará este domingo 7 de enero en California, Estados Unidos. De esta manera, la red social tomará el [...]

NFL, Facebook announce programming partnership

The National Football League (NFL) announced that it has signed a multiyear deal with Facebook to deliver globally on the social network NFL Game Recaps and official highlights from all 256 regular season games as well as the playoffs and Super Bowl.  In addition, NFL Media, the League’s owned and operated media division, will distribute [...]