Tag Archives: Spotify

Xiaomi lanza STB para streaming en Brasil

El líder global de celulares Xiaomi, que ocupa la cuarta posición en importancia de smartphones, lanzará en Brasil su STB para streaming Mi Box S. El dispositivo, compatible con Chromecast, reproduce videos en 4K, y su control remoto cuenta con un botón para acceder a Netflix y permite activar comandos de voz a través de [...]

Xiaomi launches STB for streaming in Brazil

Cell phones global leader Xiaomi, fourth in smartphones importance, will launch in Brazil its STB for streaming Mi Box S. The device, compatible with Chromecast, plays videos in 4K, and its remote control has a button to access Netflix and allows to activate voice commands through Google Assistant. Mi Box S was officially launched in [...]

Xiaomi lança STB para streaming no Brasil

A líder mundial de celulares Xiaomi, que ocupa a quarta posição em importância de smartphones, lançará no Brasil seu STB para streaming Mi Box S. O aparelho, compatível com Chromecast, reproduz vídeos em 4K, e seu controle remoto tem um botão para acessar a Netflix e permite a ativação de  comandos de voz pelo Google [...]

Spotify rolls out premium promo package in South Africa

Spotify is offering a new premium subscription in South Africa. The new promo package is R5.99 ($0.42).  The pricing is available for three months, after which the subscription price will be R59.99, or $4.27 USD per month. Spotify also offers a free version, which includes ads, limited song skips, and no offline listening. The promo is only [...]

Spotify is now accessible in MENA

Spotify, the paid music streaming service has officially rolled out in the Middle East and North Africa. The company declared services would now be accessible in 13 Arab markets, including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Morocco but not Libya, Iraq, Syria, or Yemen. For several years, Spotify has been accessible in the [...]

México: sector digital se opone a impuesto a Netflix y otras plataformas

Miembros de la industria digital de México manifestaron su rechazo al proyecto que busca aplicar un impuesto de 3% a servicios digitales como Netflix, Facebook, Uber, Mercado Libre y Spotify, entre otras. Esto porque el Partido de la Revolución Democrática (PRD) propuso en la Cámara de Diputados una iniciativa con proyecto de decreto para expandir [...]

Spotify launch Afro Hub to promote African music

Spotify, the world leader in music streaming, announced the launch of Afro Hub, a section dedicated to music from the African continent. This action was implemented as part of Global Cultures, a Spotify initiative to promote music from traditionally neglected cultural backgrounds. In a communication, Spotify announced, “Afro Hub celebrates and honors African culture and [...]

Paraguay se prepara para cobrar impuestos a las plataformas digitales

La Subsecretaría de Estado de Tributación (SET) de Paraguay trabaja en una regulación para comenzar a cobrar impuestos a plataformas digitales extranjeras, entre ellas Netflix y Spotify. La iniciativa surge luego de que se promulgara la ley De Fomento al Audiovisual, más conocida como Ley de Cine, que establece que el presupuesto para financiar proyectos [...]

Paraguay prepares to tax digital platforms

The State Undersecretariat of Taxation of Paraguay (SET in Spanish) is working on a regulation to begin charging tax on foreign digital platforms, including Netflix and Spotify. The initiative comes after the law for the Audiovisual Promotion was enacted, which establishes that the budget to finance movie projects will come from “taxes on commercial operations [...]