Monthly Archives: August 2021

Starz e Disney chegam a um acordo sobre o uso das marcas ‘Star’ e ‘Star+’ no Brasil

Nesta semana, a disputa judicial entre a Disney e a Starz, dona do SVOD OTT Starzplay, pelo uso do nome comercial Star+ no Brasil foi encerrada e, com isso, a Disney está liberada judicialmente para utilizar a marca no Brasil. A novidade foi divulgada pelo website especializado UOL, mas a Disney e a Lionsgate não [...]

Gonzalo Hita, COO de Telecom Argentina, pondrá fin a Nextv Series South America con sesión one-on-one sobre el balance y el futuro de Flow

La próxima edición virtual de Nextv Series South America, cuya organización está a cargo de Dataxis, reunirá una serie de paneles de discusión, en los cuales se debatirán diversas temáticas referidas a la industria en Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay y Uruguay. El panel que pondrá fin a la conferencia llevará por título Flow: balance y [...]

Gonzalo Hita, COO at Telecom Argentina, to star in the last Nextv Series South America’s panel with one-on-one session on Flow’s balance and future

The coming Nextv Series South Americas virtual edition, to be held by Dataxis, will bring together a series of discussion panels, in which various topics related to the industry in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay will be debated. The last panel of the conference will be called Flow: what now for the next-generation pay [...]

Disney pagará casi USD 10 millones a Lionsgate y podrá utilizar las marcas ‘Star’ y ‘Star+’ en Brasil

El website brasileño UOL reportó este último lunes 9 de agosto que The Walt Disney Company y Lionsgate, dueña del SVOD OTT Starzplay y la cadena de señales premium Starz, finalmente han logrado llegar a un acuerdo para que Disney pueda utilizar las marcas Star y Star+ en Brasil. Hasta el momento, ninguna de las [...]

Disney agrees with Lionsgate and will pay almost USD 10 million to use the ‘Star’ and ‘Star+’ brands in Brazil

Brazilian website UOL has reported this last Monday, August 9th, that The Walt Disney Company and Lionsgate, owner of the SVOD OTT Starzplay and the premium TV network Starz, have finally run an agreement so that Disney can use the Star and Star+ brands in Brazil. Up to now, neither company has officially expressed itself [...]

Claro trabaja en el lanzamiento de un nuevo producto de streaming a través de una app en Brasil

La compañía de telecomunicaciones brasileña Claro (América Móvil) anunció días atrás que está trabajando en una nueva oferta de streaming, la cual será ofrecida a través de una aplicación. La novedad fue reportada el 9 de agosto pasado por Ricardo Falcão, Director de TV de Claro Brasil, durante el evento Pay TV Forum 2021.   La [...]

Claro works on the launch of a new streaming product through an app in Brazil

Brazilian telecommunications company Claro (America Movil) announced days ago that it is working on a new streaming offer, which will be marketed through an application. The news was reported on August 9th by Ricardo Falcão, TV Director at Claro Brazil, during the Pay TV Forum 2021 event. The announced news is added to the investments [...]

Netflix brings back ‘Slay’ featuring Idris Sultan

After a long wait finally, ‘Slay’ a film starring Tanzanian actor Idris Sultan and others from various parts of African has returned to Netflix. The film was introduced on Netflix on March 26 with Idris setting a record as the first Tanzanian artist to be featured on the world’s largest film sales network. Slay film [...]

Rotana Group inks strategic partnership with SBI

Rotana Group and SBI (Sawt Beirut International) just signed a strategic partnership to produce new media content for TV programs and further expand the current SBIs reach to a wider Arab audience. SBI is a Lebanese platform that produces high-quality programs and talk shows covering topics ranging from entertainment to social news, youth, medical, arts [...]

Showmax Pro to live stream football leagues across Africa

Following the successful live streaming of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Showmax Pro has decided to bring the worlds best football to its subscribers. The platform is the only streaming service on the continent to live stream all matches of the English Premier League, La Liga and Serie A and the DStv Premiership, courtesy of SuperSport. [...]