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Netflix, Amazon among top winners at the Emmys

Subscription streaming platforms Netflix and Amazon ranked among the top winners at the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, last Sunday. Netflix won nine Emmys, although its flagship series, “House of Cars” with 13 nominations, went home empty-handed. Amazon streaming platform without operations in Latin America won six awards, some of them in the [...]

Amazon launched monetizable user-generated video service Amazon Video Direct

  US e-commerce and technology company Amazon surprisingly launched its new user-generated video service Amazon Video Direct, with various options for producers to monetize their content.   For each title, users can choose how they wish to raise their revenues, based on playback hours by members of the Amazon Prime service, either in the form [...]

Amazon aims to “significantly increase” its investment in video content

  USD technology and e-commerce company Amazon announced that it plans to “significantly increase” its investment in contents for its Video On Demand (VOD) platform, for now only available in the United States, the United Kingdom, Japan, Austria, ­Germany and soon India.   One of our larger investments is our content spend. We like the [...]

Amazon launched monthly SVOD independent from Prime to compete with Netflix

  US technology and e-commerce company Amazon announced via their website that it has launched its first two monthly Subscription Video On Demand (VOD) service options, one of them independent even of its Amazon Prime membership.   In a move aimed at competing more directly with American OTT Netflix, its OTT Amazon Video will have [...]

Amazon released its bet on free live online TV

  US technology company Amazon released its first free bet on live online TV. Style Code Live is a fashion and beauty show, with a 30 minute daily broadcast, which will have no commercial breaks.   The show can be seen without the need to subscribe through the amazon.com/stylecodelive website, currently only available for PCs [...]

Ignacio Vidaguren, COO of Internet Media Services (IMS): “Twitch is like the ESPN of gaming”

  The COO and partner of digital marketing company Internet Media Services (IMS), Ignacio Vidaguren, spoke exclusively to NexTV News Latam about the commercial deal obtained by the company (a joint-venture with Sony Pictures Television) with leading US online gaming platform Twitch, with over 100 million members and over 1.7 million live and Video on [...]

Hackearon los OTTs Netflix y Amazon y distribuyen sus contenidos 4K ilegalmenteOTTs Netflix and Amazon were hacked and their 4K content is illegally distributed

Los OTT Netflix y Amazon están siendo hackeadas para obtener sus contenidos en Ultra Alta Definición (UHD), informó el sitio torrentfreak.com el 28 de noviembre. Desde hace unas semanas, empezaron a encontrarse capítulos de series y películas en 4K originales de estas plataformas en los foros de piratería. Se desconoce cómo los piratas estarían pudiendo [...]

Fenómeno mundial de streaming de video juegos Twitch focalizó en LatinoaméricaVideogame streaming phenomena Twitch to focus on Latin America

El sitio web de streaming de video juegos Twitch lanzó una versión focalizada orientada a los latinoamericanos. De esta manera, los usuarios verán contenidos, diseños e idiomas de la página web dependiendo el país desde donde estén ingresando. Además, comenzaron a brindar un soporte exclusivo para los jugadores latinoamericanos y habilitaron nuevas formas de pago [...]

Claro Video estrena nuevos capítulos de serie para Latinoamérica antes que Fox Life los exhiba en TV pagaClaro Video to release new episodes of a series in Latin America before Fox Life premieres them on pay-TV

La plataforma OTT Claro Video (DLA) está colocando a disposición de sus usuarios de toda América Latina los nuevos episodios de la serie Mozart in The Jungle una semana antes que Fox Life los presente para la TV paga de la región. De esta manera, el servicio OTT inicia una estrategia de adelantarse a los [...]