Monthly Archives: January 2021

Univision to launch new AVOD OTT for US Hispanic audiences

After announcing its sale on December 29th, shared between Televisa and investment funds SearchLight and ForgeLight, Univision Communications Inc. reported that it plans to launch a new AVOD OTT created exclusively for the Hispanic audience in the US. The platform will be called PrendeTV and will include around 10 thousand hours of free programming in [...]

Discovery+ se lanza en Estados Unidos y Europa antes de su arribo a América Latina

Discovery Inc. lanzó oficialmente el 4 de enero pasado Discovery+, su nuevo SVOD OTT, ya disponible en Estados Unidos como un producto directo al consumidor, y Europa. El lanzamiento internacional de la plataforma, que incluirá países de Latinoamérica, incluyendo a Brasil, está previsto para 2021 y 2022.  El lanzamiento oficial de Discovery+ en Estados Unidos [...]

Discovery+ launches in the US and Europe before arriving at Latin America

Discovery Inc. has officially launched Discovery +, its new SVOD OTT, on January 4th, now available in the US as a D2C product, and in Europe. The international launch of the platform, which will include Latin American countries, including Brazil, is scheduled for 2021 and 2022. The official launch of Discovery+ in the US took [...]

Claro Box TV amplía su line up con canales de Globo en Brasil

La compañía de telecomunicaciones Claro Brasil (América Móvil) amplió el catálogo de Claro Box TV, su nuevo STB lanzado en octubre de 2020 en varias ciudades del país, e incorporó canales de TV abierta y TV paga de Globo a su oferta, los cuales, hasta el momento, no estaban disponibles, ya que ambos grupos no [...]

Claro Box TV strengthens its line up with Globo channels in Brazil

The telecommunications company Claro Brazil (America Móvil) has strengthened the Claro Box TV catalog, its new STB launched in October 2020 in several cities of the country, and added Globo’s FTA TV and pay TV channels to its offer, which, up to now, were not available, as both groups had not initially ran an agreement. [...]

Turner rebrandea CDF como TNT Sports

Según reportaron varios websites especializados en Chile durante los últimos días, a partir de este domingo 17 de enero, el Canal de Fútbol (CDF, propiedad de Turner) adoptará el nombre de TNT Sports, misma marca que la compañía utiliza para su canal premium en Argentina. De acuerdo a la información del website Pisapapeles, el canal [...]

Turner rebrands CDF as TNT Sports

As recently reported by several specialized websites in Chile, starting this last Sunday, January 17th, Canal de Futbol (CDF, owned by Turner) will be rebranded as TNT Sports, the same brand that the company uses for its premium channel in Argentina. According to information reported on the Pisapapeles website, the CDF HD channel will now [...]

MultiChoice introduced new promotional subscription offers to its subscribers in Kenya

MultiChoice is providing its DStv and GOtv subscribers new promotional subscription options intended with the intention to keep its subscribers to its pay TV services. The Managing Director of MultiChoice Kenya, Nancy Matimu, said, The DStv Step-Up promotion and the GOtv Changamkia Maximum Discount that was launched Thursday will run until March 31. With this [...]

African Movie Channel rolls out exclusive Originals across Africa

African Movie Channel (AMC) is airing its newest original and exclusive movies from its own production hub, AMCOP AMC Original Productions, every Friday from January till December 2021, all in High Definition; African Movie Channel HD recently became the worlds first HD Nollywood channel. AMC is a premium 24-hour African movie channel, airing only [...]