Tag Archives: US

Globoplay starts its international expansion and is already available in the US

Globoplay is already available in the US, since last Sunday, January 19th. This way, audience in the country is able to access the vast Globo programming, with over 500 titles available on demand and the content of the international Globo channel. The app is available to download it  via App Store, Google Play, on Samsung [...]

NBC Universal’s OTT Peacock already has its release date, prices and catalog confirmed

NBC Universal announced last week during an event with shareholders in New York new details about Peacock, the company’s new OTT. The platform will be launched on April 15th in the US for Xfinity TV customers (Comcast), and will arrive at the rest of that country on July 15th. As detailed, the OTT will have [...]

AT&T TV launches in the US in February 2020

AT&T CEO Jeff McElfresh, speaking at Barclays Global TMT Conference, said that AT&T TV will officially launch in February 2020 and that it, along with HBO Max, will spearhead a market reorientation at AT&T. Our growth agenda is on fiber, in our entertainment group , and on AT&T TV, said McElfresh. He also said that [...]

BKS’s OTT Kinopop arrives at Brazil in December

Kinopop, the OTT platform created from an agreement between US companies and the BKS dubbing studio, announced its launch in Brazil, scheduled for the first week of December, with a R$15 (USD 3.57) monthly subscription, one of the cheapest offers in the Brazilian market. As reported, since its launch, Kinopop will be compatible with several [...]

Disney+ already records 10 million subscribers two days after its launch

Disney+, the long-awaited Disney OTT launched on Tuesday in the US, Canada and Holland, has already recorded 10 million subscribers. The figure is higher than expectations of both analysts and Disney, which expected to have around 8 million subscribers by the end of this year for its SVOD platform. Despite the figure, Disney+ offers a [...]

Disney+ launches in the US, Canada and Holland and releases original productions weekly

Today, Disney launched its long-awaited OTT Disney+ in the US, Canada and Holland. The platform’s debut included a catalog of almost 500 movies and 7,500 TV episodes from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and the company’s original productions. Its monthly subscription is valued at USD 6.99, and it is possible to bundle it [...]

HBO Max to be free to AT&T’s HBO subscribers

WarnerMedia will give AT&T customers who subscribe to HBO free access to HBO Max. When it launches, the OTT will be available to about 10 million AT&T customers who also are HBO subscribers for no additional charge, AT&T COO John Stankey said in an interview with Reuters. Stankey also said the telco might include HBO [...]

Disney announces the full Disney+ catalog before its launch in the US

Through its official Twitter account, Disney announced this week how its new Disney+ catalog, its new OTT to be launched next November 12th in the US, will be set up. The new platform will feature the entire catalog of the company, which includes Marvel, Pixar, Star Wars, Fox and National Geographic productions, apart from several [...]

Liberty Latin America to acquire AT&T’s operations in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

Liberty Latin America today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire AT&Ts wireless and wireline operations in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. In the all-cash transaction, the Acquisition Assets are valued at an enterprise value of USD 1.95 billion. Balan Nair, President and CEO of Liberty Latin America, commented: This [...]