Tag Archives: Viacom

Viacom plans to launch its own streaming service this year

During its quarterly results call last week, Viacom announced that it plans to launch an ad-supported streaming-video service by September, in the United States, with contents from across its portfolio. What I can say is that it’s going to be significant and it’s also going to be differentiated from what’s in the marketplace today, said [...]

Viacom lanzará su propio servicio de streaming este año

Durante la presentación de resultados trimestrales, Viacom anunció que tiene previsto lanzar un servicio de streaming con publicidad en septiembre, en los Estados Unidos, con contenidos de su portfolio de marcas. Lo que puedo decir es que va a ser importante y también se diferenciará de lo que hay hoy en el mercado, dijo durante [...]

Viacom strikes mobile streaming deal with Telefónica in Latin America

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) announced that it has closed a deal with Telefónica to make a wide range of its TV channels and content available for streaming by subscribers of the Movistar Play platform in Latin America. Beginning in the first semester of 2018, Movistar Play will carry live feeds of MTV, Nickelodeon, Nick [...]

Canales de Viacom llegarán a la plataforma Movistar Play en Latinoamérica

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) concretó un acuerdo con Telefónica para ofrecer sus canales y contenidos en la plataforma de streaming Movistar Play en Latinoamérica. Durante el primer semestre de este año, los canales MTV, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., Comedy Central y Paramount Channel se sumarán progresivamente al servicio. Según indicó Viacom en un comunicado, este [...]

Viacom, CBS form committees to consider merger

Viacom and CBS Corporation, both controlled by Sumner Redstone, said last week that their boards of directors have established special committees of independent directors to evaluate a potential combination. The companies split in 2005 and now are exploring the idea of merging again, after 13 years. There can be no assurance that this process will [...]

Viacom y CBS evalúan una fusión

Viacom y CBS Corporation, ambas controladas por Sumner Redstone, informaron que sus juntas directivas decidieron establecer un comité especial de directores para evaluar una potencial combinación. Ambas empresas se separaron en 2005 y ahora están analizando unirse nuevamente, luego de 13 años. No se puede garantizar que este proceso dará como resultado una transacción o [...]

Loyiso Madinga to feature on Trevor Noahs show on DSTV

Comedy Central, the global comedy brand announced that Trevor Noah, Executive Producer, Writer and Host, has selected Loyiso Madinga to helm topical segments for the African broadcast of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. As wild as Donald Trump is for America, many countries around the world have Trumps of their own and since The [...]

Philo launches sports-free bundle for USD 16

Philo, the service backed by pay TV content providers, has launched a sports-free live TV bundle with 37 channels for USD 16 per month. The offer includes entertainment, lifestyle and educational content, according to TechCrunch. The programming features channels A&E, AMC, Animal Planet, BBC America, Comedy Central, Discovery Channel, Food Network, HGTV, HISTORY, Investigation Discovery, [...]

Philo lanza paquete sin deportes por USD 16 en los Estados Unidos

Philo, el servicio respaldado por proveedores de contenidos de Estados Unidos, lanzó un paquete de TV por streaming con 37 canales, sin deportes, por un precio de USD 16 mensuales. La oferta incluye contenido lifestyle, de entretenimiento y educativo, según reportó TechCrunch. La programación incluye los canales A&E, AMC, Animal Planet, BBC America, Comedy Central, [...]

Viacom announces new content sales department

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Amaricas announced its new sales structure for programming and formats, and named Guillermo Borensztein as VP of sales for Content and Co-productions. The new department is designed to meet the companys new sales requirements and increase the content distribution capacity, taking advantage of the experience of VIMN and Telefe [...]