Tag Archives: United States

FlixLatino is added to Sling TV’s catalog

FlixLatino, the Somos Nexts SVOD OTT, is already available on Sling TV, a platform that combines linear channels and on-demand content, offered in Puerto Rico and the US. Subscribers of the platform will have access to its contents catalog in Spanish for USD 3 per month, and may acquire the OTT as an independent channel [...]

TV Azteca leaves Santos Laguna’s football matches broadcasts

After several rumorous days, versions were confirmed and Mexican football team Santos Laguna officially confirmed that TV Azteca will stop broadcasting their matches played locally. They are also broadcast on ESPN, but it is unknown if the agreement will continue. Thanks to Azteca Sports for awakening us the illusion through your emotional narrations during 90 [...]

DAZN could buy Fox Sports Brazil

Sports OTT DAZN, soon to be launched in Brazil, could be one of the  possible candidates to buy Fox Sports in the country, according to Brazilian journalists Eduardo Ohata (Yahoo) and Mauricio Lima (Veja magazine). Fox Sports sale was an Economic Defense Administrative Councils (CADE) decision,  which approved the merger between Fox and Disney but [...]

DAZN arrives at Latin America with a new sponsorship model

DAZN Group announced significant changes in its structure.  In the Latin American Spanish market, where DAZN was not launched as an OTT yet, it created an innovative off-the-shelf network called DAZN +. In addition, the sports platform VOD ePlayer was renamed, and its new denomination is DAZN Player. This is a decisive moment for DAZN, [...]

Linear OTT pay TV subs in U.S reached 6 million

According to Dataxis, linear OTT pay TV continue to add subscribers in the United States. At the end of 2017, the subscriber base reached 5.96 million, up 21.9% compared to the previous quarter. Sling TV and DirecTV Now, which belong to traditional pay TV operators, dominated 57% of market share. Right behind were Playstation Vue [...]

US linear OTT pay TV reaches 4.4 million subscribers

Following Dataxis research, the pay TV market in the United States fell to 0.1% to reach 100.2 million subscribers in the second quarter of 2017 compared to the previous quarter. However, linear OTT Pay TV continue to add subscribers (+49.6% with 4.4 million subscribers) and thus contribute to the prevention of the global trend of [...]

YouTube to launch live TV service in the U.S

YouTube announced the launch of YouTube Live, a new live television service that will include broadcast and cable networks from the United States, for USD 35 a month. The package will have around 45 channels, among them, CBS, Fox, NBC, ESPN, Fox Sports, TNT and NBCSN. In addition, it will it include Showtime as an [...]