T-Mobile customers get ViX+ in deal with TelevisaUnivision 

Spanish-language broadcast giant TelevisaUnivision has announced a distribution deal with T-Mobile that will give the US mobile operator’s customers access to streaming service ViX+. T-Mobile postpaid and T-Mobile Home Internet customers (including T-Mobile for Business customers) will be entitled to a full year subscription to the streamer from mid-August. Metro by T-Mobile customers with unlimited […]

TelevisaUnivision reveals ViX+ launch date

TelevisaUnivision has announced 21 July as the launch date for its Spanish-language SVOD service ViX+ in the US and Mexico, and shared details about its initial content slate. Its original series available at launch include scripted dramas María Felix: La Doña, based on the true story of the beloved actress and singer, La Mujer del Diablo, about an […]

TelevisaUnivision launches ViX streamer with ‘world’s largest offering of Spanish-language’ content

TelevisaUnivision has launched its new streaming service ViX in the US and Latin America. Announced last month following the completed US$4.8 billion merger of Televisa and Univision, ViX initially launches as a free-to-view AVOD service that offers “the world’s largest offering of Spanish-language entertainment, news and sports content.” This will include broadcasting the FIFA World […]

TelevisaUnivision unveils ViX streamer

TelevisaUnivision, fresh from its $4.8bn merger last month, has launched what it hopes will become the globally dominant Spanish-language streaming service, offering 50,000 hours of shows, originals with the likes of Salma Hayek, a free AVOD tier and live programming. ViX is being targeted at the 600 million Spanish speakers around the world and will launch in […]

Discovery buys into digital studio Batanga

Discovery has bought a stake in digital studio Batanga Media. Latin America and US Hispanic-focused Batanga creates online, social and mobile branded content. It runs the Batanga, iMujer, Vix and Bolsademulher sites. The Discovery deal sees the channels giant buy into the company and form a strategic partnership whereby its content is distributed via Batanga’s […]