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Calderón to leave Denver to lead Telemundo’s San Diego newsroom Univision will get $376 million in FCC spectrum auction; sees higher 4Q earnings CNN en Español offers YouTube livestream After Venezuela bans signal Facebook expanding reach to television with launch of TV app Nuñez leaves ESPN to join Telemundo
 
Calderón to leave Denver to lead Telemundo’s San Diego newsroom

Calderón to leave Denver to lead Telemundo’s San Diego newsroom

Telemundo Denver News Director Pedro Calderón is leaving KDEN to lead the company’s news operations in San Diego, expected to launch around June. A company spokesperson refused to comment on the move or give details about the San Diego station launch, but inside sources confirm Calderón’s next assignment is the Telemundo O&O that will be housed […]

Univision will get $376 million in FCC spectrum auction; sees higher 4Q earnings

Univision will get $376 million in FCC spectrum auction; sees higher 4Q earnings

Univision’s piece of the the FCC spectrum auction pie will be about $376 million, President and CEO Randy Falco announced today during the company’s earnings call wrapping up 2016. Univision reported higher fourth-quarter earnings and full year revenue growth. Falco celebrated “strong financial results” with last year’s “revenue crossing the $3 billion threshold for the […]

CNN en Español offers YouTube livestream After Venezuela bans signal

CNN en Español offers YouTube livestream After Venezuela bans signal

CNN en Español has turned to YouTube to continue offering its news programming after the Venezuelan government yesterday ordered cable providers to block the network. According to CNN, Venezuela banned the Spanish-language cable network days after it aired an investigation into the alleged fraudulent issuing of Venezuelan passports and visas. CNN and CNN en Español […]

Facebook expanding reach to television with launch of TV app

Facebook expanding reach to television with launch of TV app

Facebook is coming soon to your big screen television. The social network announced it is launching a new video app for Apple TV, Amazon Fire and Samsung Smart TV within the next few weeks, as well as upgrades that will mark “new ways to watch Facebook videos.” This move places Facebook in a very strong position […]

Nuñez leaves ESPN to join Telemundo

Nuñez leaves ESPN to join Telemundo

Gabriela Nuñez, who has been Manager of Communications for ESPN International and ESPN Deportes for the past 7 years, is leaving the company. Her last day is this Friday, February 17. She’s moving to Telemundo, where she’ll be Director of Sports Publicity – just as the network ramps up its coverage for World Cup 2018. […]

Calderón to leave Denver to lead Telemundo’s San Diego newsroom

Calderón to leave Denver to lead Telemundo’s San Diego newsroom

21 February 2017

Telemundo Denver News Director Pedro Calderón is leaving KDEN to lead the company’s news operations in San Diego, expected to launch around June. A company spokesperson refused to comment on the move or give details about the San Diego station launch, but inside sources confirm Calderón’s next assignment is the Telemundo O&O that will be housed […]

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Univision will get $376 million in FCC spectrum auction; sees higher 4Q earnings

Univision will get $376 million in FCC spectrum auction; sees higher 4Q earnings

16 February 2017

Univision’s piece of the the FCC spectrum auction pie will be about $376 million, President and CEO Randy Falco announced today during the company’s earnings call wrapping up 2016. Univision reported higher fourth-quarter earnings and full year revenue growth. Falco celebrated “strong financial results” with last year’s “revenue crossing the $3 billion threshold for the […]

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CNN en Español offers YouTube livestream After Venezuela bans signal

CNN en Español offers YouTube livestream After Venezuela bans signal

16 February 2017

CNN en Español has turned to YouTube to continue offering its news programming after the Venezuelan government yesterday ordered cable providers to block the network. According to CNN, Venezuela banned the Spanish-language cable network days after it aired an investigation into the alleged fraudulent issuing of Venezuelan passports and visas. CNN and CNN en Español […]

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Facebook expanding reach to television with launch of TV app

Facebook expanding reach to television with launch of TV app

16 February 2017

Facebook is coming soon to your big screen television. The social network announced it is launching a new video app for Apple TV, Amazon Fire and Samsung Smart TV within the next few weeks, as well as upgrades that will mark “new ways to watch Facebook videos.” This move places Facebook in a very strong position […]

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Nuñez leaves ESPN to join Telemundo

Nuñez leaves ESPN to join Telemundo

15 February 2017

Gabriela Nuñez, who has been Manager of Communications for ESPN International and ESPN Deportes for the past 7 years, is leaving the company. Her last day is this Friday, February 17. She’s moving to Telemundo, where she’ll be Director of Sports Publicity – just as the network ramps up its coverage for World Cup 2018. […]

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Telemundo Phoenix hires Brito as MMJ

Telemundo Phoenix hires Brito as MMJ

15 February 2017

Brenda Brito has joined KTAZ Telemundo Phoenix as a Multimedia Journalist. She’ll be reporting weekdays and weekends for Noticiero Telemundo Arizona. She makes her on-air debut on Monday, February 20. Brito was most recently an MMJ for the Telemundo Station Group’s Miami bureau, where she produced and reported stories for Telemundo stations across the country […]

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Univision to live stream Liga MX games on Facebook

Univision to live stream Liga MX games on Facebook

14 February 2017

Univision has struck a deal with Facebook to live stream select matches of its Liga MX portfolio directly to U.S. fans in English on the social media platform. The partnership kicks off Saturday, February 18 and continues throughout 2017. Fans will be able stream Liga MX matches in the U.S. in real-time on the Univision […]

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AP Bureau Chief Anthony Marquez dies at 55

AP Bureau Chief Anthony Marquez dies at 55

13 February 2017

Anthony Marquez, Los Angeles bureau chief for the Associated Press for the past 13 years, has died. He was 55. He succumbed to cancer last Thursday, February 9. An AP story about his passing describes him as compassionate, with a great passion for news and very highly regarded in the industry: “Unfailingly courteous and with […]

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I'm an Emmy award-winning journalist, who's worked as an on-air reporter in Spanish and English-language television news. I've worked for Univision, Telemundo, CNN en Español and Los Angeles Fox and UPN stations before diving into a convergence model at the San Jose Mercury News. I was president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists from 2004 to 2006, and inducted into the Hall of Fame in August of 2016. As an online news manager, I was West Coast Web Editor for impreMedia and Managing Editor of IntersectionsSouthLA.org. In addition to running Media Moves, which I founded in June of 2007, I'm a regular contributor to Forbes and also do freelance work as writer, reporter and producer.