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Globo and WSC Sports to bring artificial intelligence highlights to football in Brazil

According to information reported on several specialized websites, Brazilian Grupo Globo and WSC Sports, global leader in artificial intelligence (AI)-driven sports video technology, have announced a new partnership agreement, in order to bring automated real-time video highlights and sports content for football fans in Brazil across Globos digital properties, streaming and social media.  As officially [...]

Globo would have inscribed a STB at Anatel and may launch new streaming box

According to the information reported on the specialized website Minha Operadora and others, the Brazilian group Grupo Globo would be planning to launch a new streaming box, which it would have inscribed at Anatel, the entity that regulates the telecommunications market in Brazil. Minha Operadora reports that the device would be called Globo.com, although, in [...]

WarnerMedia reaches first 100 clients for Targeting Now

WarnerMedia Latin America (AT&T) reported that WarnerMedia for Brands, its division focused on advertising solutions in Latin America, managed to implement Targeting Now with 100 advertisers in more than 400 campaigns in the region during the first 18 months after its launch. Targeting Now is a solution developed by WarnerMedia with the aim of optimizing [...]

PrendeTV strengthens its sports offering with the Brasileirão and the Argentina Professional Football League

US Spanish-language media conglomerate Univision has officially announced this last Friday, July 16th, that it managed to get the rights to broadcast Argentine and Brazilian Professional Football Leagues on PrendeTV, the company’s new AVOD OTT, focused on the US Spanish-Speaking audience, launched in the country at the end of March. According to the terms of [...]

Sky Brazil taps Technicolor Connected Home to deploy its new advanced Android TV STB

Technicolor Connected Home and Brazilian pay TV operator Sky Brasil (AT&T) have officially announced last Wednesday, July 14th,  the deployment of Sky Connect, a next generation STB based on Googles Android TV operating system, that integrates Google Assistant technology that allows subscribers in Brazil to navigate entertainment content on their TVs, and other related features. [...]

CNN Brazil continues to develop its multiplatform strategy and plans to enter the FTA TV market

Pay TV channel CNN Brazil, the Brazilian version of the US news channel, launched in the country in mid-March 2020, is planning to expand its operations to all video distribution platforms, and is evaluating the possibility of expanding towards the FTA TV market in the country. The information was reported by Renata Alfonso, new CNN [...]

TV Plus, Samsung’s AVOD OTT, launches web version in the US and begins to make its offer available for the company’s non-customers

According to information recently reported on the specialized website Protocol, the South Korean multinational company Samsung launched the web version of its AVOD OTT Samsung TV Plus, thus expanding the ways to access the platform, which, at first, was only available for the companys clients. The new feature is available only in the US, and, [...]

Telefonica and TikTok partner and plan new projects in Europe and Latin America

Telecommunications company Telefonica, whose operations in Latin America are branded as  Movistar, has announced this last Wednesday, July 7th, a partnership with the TikTok platform, specialized in short videos. According to the information reported by the company, the alliance includes various initiatives that will be developed in the markets where Telefonica operates in Europe and [...]

São Paulo launches new plan to benefit local and international audiovisual productions

The Prefeitura de São Paulo, Brazil, through Spcine, an initiative focused on the development of projects related to cinema, TV, games and new media, announced the opening of a new call for the Programa de Atração de Filmagens a Cidade de São Paulo, aimed at promoting national and foreign filming in the Brazilian city. The [...]

Sky launches new smart STB with Android TV in Brazil

Brazilian telecommunications company Sky (AT&T) announced on Wednesday the launch of its new Sky Connect. It is a new smart STB with Android TV (Google) operating system. The device has already been officially launched for the company’s postpaid customers, but its price was not reported yet. According to information reported on various specialized websites in [...]