Monthly Archives: September 2021

StarzPlay’s reality show ‘Say Yes to the Dress Arabia’ began shooting in UAE

StarzPlay and Discovery have announced the filming for the reality show Say Yes to the Dress Arabia that kickstarted in Dubai. Say Yes to the Dress Arabia is set to air in Q1 2022, exclusively on StarzPlay. Lebanese stylist and beauty consultant Khalil Zein will host the Arabian edition of Say Yes to the Dress, [...]

Vanessa Rosas Molina, COO of blim tv, on the aggregation of content on platforms and pay TV: “Curation is important”

Vanessa Rosas Molina, COO of blim tv, remarked that, when adding content to a TV service, “curation is important“- During the panel “The evolution of linear channels and multi-channel offer“, which closed the Nextv Content Distribution Latin America 2021 event, the operational director of the Mexican subscription service explained her vision on the relationship between [...]

WarnerMedia will no longer broadcast brazilian soccer from 2022

WarnerMedia announced that from 2022 it will no longer broadcast the matches of the Brasileirao soccer championship, after three years in the business. Until the end of 2021, the games will continue to be televised through TNT Sports, its Pay TV signals TNT and Space and its OTTs Estadio TNT Sports and HBO Max. In [...]

Tigo Sports allies with LaLiga Tech to stop piracy in transmissions

LaLiga Tech Content Protection, a LaLiga subsidiary that works to eliminate illegal content on the Internet, signed with the sports channel Tigo Sports Costa Rica to ensure the technological protection of its live broadcasts and other content. Through an artificial intelligence monitoring system, the entity tracks and identifies all possible intellectual property infringements published daily [...]

VTR and Claro Chile form new joint company JV

Liberty Latin America and América Móvil announced the merger of their Chilean operations, VTR and Claro Chile, to form the joint company JV, which will operate under 50/50 management. The main objective of the union, according to the companies, is to unify VTR’s broadband and pay TV users with Claro’s 6.5 million mobile clients. After [...]

Vanessa Rosas Molina, COO de blim tv, sobre la agregación de contenido en plataformas y TV paga: “Es importante la curaduría”

Vanessa Rosas Molina, COO de blim tv, remarcó que, a la hora de agregar contenido a un servicio de TV, es importante la curaduría. Durante el panel La evolución de los canales lineales y la oferta multiseñal, que cerró el evento Nextv Content Distribution Latin America 2021, la directora operativa del servicio por suscripción mexicano [...]

WarnerMedia dejará de transmitir fútbol brasileño desde 2022

WarnerMedia anunció que a partir de 2022 dejará de transmitir los partidos del campeonato de fútbol Brasileirao, luego de tres años en el negocio. Mientras tanto, los encuentros seguirán siendo televisados a través de TNT Sports, sus señales de TV Paga TNT y Space y de sus OTTs Estadio TNT Sports y HBO Max, hasta [...]

Tigo Sports firma con LaLiga Tech para frenar la piratería en transmisiones

LaLiga Tech Content Protection, filial de LaLiga que trabaja en la eliminación de contenidos ilegales en Internet, firmó con el canal deportivo Tigo Sports Costa Rica para asegurar la protección tecnológica de sus transmisiones en vivo y otros contenidos. A través de un sistema de monitorización de inteligencia artificial, la entidad rastrea e identifica todas [...]

VTR y Claro Chile integran nueva empresa conjunta JV

Liberty Latin America y América Móvil anunciaron la fusión de sus operaciones chilenas, VTR y Claro Chile, para formar la empresa conjunta JV, que funcionará con administración 50/50. El principal objetivo de la unión, según expresaron las compañías, es unificar los usuarios de banda ancha y TV paga de VTR con los 6,5 millones de [...]

MTN to provide data offers and big prizes this summer in South Africa

MTN plans to provide data offers and big prizes as part of its summer campaign. The telecommunication giant is making data even more affordable to all its customers, irrespective of the customers plan or package. Whether South Africans want to party or play, rest and revive, or just hit the road to reconnect with family [...]