Monthly Archives: September 2018

Reuters rolls out its news video service in Africa

Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is extending its African video offering with a mobile-first news video service, Africa Journal. Africa Journal is all about stories of Africa from a local and global perspective, reuniting Reuters pan-African coverage with comprehensive video reporting. This follows the growing mobile and digital consumption of news on the [...]

NexTV Series returns to Mexico to discuss the new TV business

The eighth edition of NexTV Series Mexico 2018 will gather more than 60 executives from the main companies in the industry to discuss TV, OTT and video trends. The region’s leading conference will be held on September 25 and 26 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in CDMX. The event will have the participation of Pablo [...]

NexTV Series regresa a México para debatir el nuevo negocio de TV

La octava edición de NexTV Series México 2018 reunirá a más de 60 ejecutivos de las principales empresas de la industria para debatir las tendencias en TV, OTT y video. La conferencia líder de la región será el 25 y 26 de septiembre en el Hotel Crowne Plaza de CDMX. El evento tendrá la participación [...]

Fox announces launch of Fox Sports Premium in Mexico and Central America

Fox Sports Latin America announced the launch in Mexico and Central America of Fox Sports Premium and a new Fox Sports streaming package. Fox Sports Premium is a new a-la-carte channel that will be added to the groups portfolio in January 2019. It will have an average monthly price of MX$ 139 in Mexico and [...]

Fox anuncia lanzamiento de Fox Sports Premium en México y Centroamérica

Fox Sports Latin America anunció el lanzamiento en México y Centroamérica de Fox Sports Premium, y del paquete Fox Sports vía streaming. Fox Sports Premium es una propuesta a-la-carta que se sumará al portfolio a partir de enero 2019. Tendrá un precio mensual promedio de MX$ 139 en México y de USD 8 en Centroamérica. [...]

Emmy 2018: Amazon Prime Video becomes first streaming service to win in the comedy series category

During the 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards held on Monday, September 17, Amazon Prime Video became the first streaming service to win a best comedy series Emmy for its original production “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”. The series follows a housewife in 1958 New York City who discovers she has a knack for stand-up comedy. This [...]

Emmy 2018: Amazon Prime Video se convierte en el primer servicio de streaming en ganar por serie de comedia

Durante la reciente entrega de los premios Emmy, el pasado 17 de septiembre, la plataforma Amazon Prime Video se convirtió en el primer servicio de streaming en ganar una estatuilla por mejor serie de comedia, que fue para su producción original The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. La serie cuenta la historia de un ama de casa [...]

Disney launches series of short videos on YouTube

Disney Junior has launched on its YouTube channel “Descubriendo La Sirenita” and “Descubriendo Blanca Nieves y los 7 enanos“, the new short-form content narrated by girls telling the original stories of princesses Ariel and Blanca Nieves. These are the first two videos of a new series with 12 episodes of 3 to 5 minutes in [...]

Disney lanza serie de videos cortos en YouTube

Disney Junior lanzó en su canal oficial en YouTube “Descubriendo La Sirenita” y “Descubriendo Blanca Nieves y los 7 enanos“, los nuevos contenidos cortos narrados por niñas que cuentan las historias originales de las princesas Ariel y Blanca Nieves. Se trata de las dos primeras entregas de una nueva serie que tendrá un total de [...]

MBC rolls out production studios in MENA

Saudi-owned broadcaster MBC Group stated it will roll out MBC Studios to enhance quality film and television production in the area, with a focus on MENA. Peter Smith is the new subsidiary as the managing director. He was previously the president of international home entertainment at Universal Pictures International and the president of NBC Universal [...]