Category: OTT / VOD

Claro launches new ‘Claro Streaming’ OTT in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay

Telecommunications company Claro (America Movil) announced the launch of Claro Streaming in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay. As officially reported from the company, the OTT is offered for free and from any device, and its catalog includes musical shows, events, content from the gaming world, freestyle productions, and others. Some of the main attractions available on [...]

Las Chivas to be available in Latin America and Europe through Claro Sports and Marca Claro

Mexican Club Deportivo Guadalajara, known as Las Chivas, and Claro Sports, announced an agreement to broadcast the football clubs local matches in the MX League in 18 countries in Latin America and Europe, during the next two seasons of the championship, through Claro Sports and Marca Claro platforms.  As detailed in the agreement, the measure [...]

Conmebol confirms schedule to resume the Copa Libertadores

After Conmebol confirmed its decision to resume the Copa Libertadores right next September 15th, the entity reported yesterday the fixture dates and times of the competition matches, which was cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic.  In mid-December 2018, Conmebol officially awarded the clubs broadcasting rights to tournaments for the 2019-2022 period, valid for the Copa [...]

DAZN resumes its international expansion plans

As reported by the specialized website Digital TV Europe, the sports OTT DAZN will resume its expansion plans to 200 countries around the world this next July 24th, coinciding with the boxing event that will face US Vergil Ortiz Jr. and Colombian Samuel Vargas. The launch will be made in a beta phase, for users [...]

SportsMax powers live sports streaming with Harmonic

US company Harmonic announced that SportsMax, leading sports channel in the Caribbean an a subsidiary of the Digicel Group, is using Harmonics VOS 360  live streaming platform for the recently launched SportsMax app.  SportsMax app broadcasts several sports competitions, such as the English Premier League; NBA (US basketball league); tournaments developed in the Caribbean, like [...]

Italian football league temporarily cancels its broadcasts in Brazil with DAZN

As reported by the Brazilian website Trivela, Serie A, the Italian football professional league, has temporarily cancelled the rights to air the competition through the OTT DAZN in Brazil, in order to renegotiate them. The OTT is the only one broadcasting all the Italian football league matches in the country, which resumed its activities recently [...]

Sports channels in Chile and Mexico recover their usual grids with the return of professional football

Chilean Professional Football National Association (ANFP) and Mexican Professional Football Leagues (Liga MX) President, Enrique Bonilla Barrutia, officially confirmed the return of professional football activities in both countries. The first country to resume professional football will be Mexico on July 24th, while Chile will do so a week later, on July 31st, although official government [...]

FC Barcelona launches its new OTT, Barça TV+, internationally

FC Barcelona announced last week the launch of Barça TV+, its new SVOD OTT, already available globally, also in Latin America, through its web version and mobile app. As reported by the club, the platforms catalog includes more than a thousand hours of content and more than 3 thousand videos to access on demand. All [...]

Fanatiz revamps platform and brand

Fanatiz made a series of announcements  including the unveiling of a new web platform and brand identity, its launch on Android TV and a new sports package complimentary to all users. Since the cancellation and postponement of several football and sports seasons due to COVID-19, Fanatiz has been working to enhance the platforms features, revamping [...]

International Hockey Federation and NAGRA ran a ten-year partnership to deliver a game changing digital experience for fans

The International Hockey Federation (FIH), the worlds governing body for the sport of hockey, and NAGRA, a Kudelski Group company and the world’s leading independent provider of content protection and multiscreen video solutions, have ran a ten-year partnership that brings together the established sports leadership of the FIH and NAGRAs market-leading digital media solutions to [...]