Globo taps NetRange for Globoplay upgrade

Brazilian media group Globo has tapped Access-owned white-label smart TV and OTT specialist NetRange for the upgrade of its Globoplay App to expand its content reach throughout Brazil on Smart TV and all connected devices. Globoplay, the largest Brazilian streaming platform, includes content from TV Globo, the largest Brazilian and Latin American TV network and […]

Globoplay launches on Phillips and AOC TVs in ZEASN partnership

LATAM media giant Globo has announced a partnership with ZEASN to expand the footprint of its Globoplay OTT service. The partnership will see Brazil’s biggest streaming service made available on the latest Philips and AOC smart TV models. The deal will also include the addition of a Globoplay hotkey button to the TV remote. After […]

Altice Portugal adds Globo to line-up

Altice Portugal has added leading Brazilian channel Globo to its Meo TV offering. The HD version of Globo will appear on Meo’s EPG in 10th position on the grid, and the channel will also be available in SD, free to all Meo customers on fibre, ADSL, satellite and via the Meo Go app. The addition […]

Globosat buys into Vice Brazil in expansion push

Vice Media and Globosat will partner to expand the Vice brand’s local presence across online, mobile and linear in Brazil. Under the agreement, Globosat will take a significant minority stake in Vice Brazil, and see Vice grow its portfolio of youth focused digital channels and library of original video content. The partnership between Vice and […]

Vodafone Portugal adds Globo to line-up

Vodafone Portugal is to add Canal Globo to its programming line-up on August 10. The channel will bring a diet of telenovelas as well as other series, movies and entertainment programming produced in Brazil to Vodafone Portugal subscribers. Canal Globo will be offered by Vodafone across all packages, with the number 10 slot on the […]

Globo agrees Olympics content deal with Snapchat 

Brazilian broadcaster and Rio Olympics rights holder, Globo, has agreed to provide content to Snapchat as part of its coverage of the games. The deal marks the first time that Globo will offer exclusive sports coverage on social media and includes content from its free-to-air Globo channel and its multichannel sports brand SporTV. Snapchat will […]

Globo to air international channel in Europe via OTT

Brazilian media group Globo will broadcast its international channel over the web in Europe, after partnering with over-the-top (OTT) carriers Cloudio TV and GLWiZ. Cloudio TV provides OTT infrastructure and offers premium content on multiple devices, including set-top boxes, Roku devices and Samsung, Panasonic, Toshiba, and LG connected-TVs. GLWiZ offers a portfolio of channels, now […]

TalkTalk adds Brazilian boost

UK service provider TalkTalk has added a new Brazilian TV mini-pack or ‘boost’ to is TV offering. TalkTalk TV will add two Brazilian channels supplied by channel provider Thema to its line up of world TV content – Globo, a channel that offers the best Brazilian entertainment, sports and news, and PFC, which offers sports […]