News, features, and commentary from the biggest city in the Americas, Mexico City.

Slim Wins Olympic Rights

By Fritz Schtickelmeyer — As leaders of Mexico’s various telecommunications companies celebrate the approval of industry reforms, now comes news that Carlos Slim’s América Movil has won the Latin American … Continue reading

March 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Adios, Analog: Mexican TV Going Digital. Finally.

By Darren M. Popik — At long last, Mexico is getting closer to turning off the switch on analog television broadcasts, joining its neighbors to the north in the U.S. … Continue reading

March 10, 2013 · 1 Comment

Thanksgiving in Mexico: Football, Sanborns, and Shopping

By Darren M. Popik What could be a more traditional way to celebrate Thanksgiving, than by watching football (NFL, of course), and then heading down to the nearest Sanborns restaurant … Continue reading

November 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Detrás de las Escenas con Carmen Aub

Por Darren M. Popik (TRADUCCION / original) (MEXICO, DF) — La primera vez que conocí a Carmen Aub, no me tomó mucho tiempo en darme cuenta de que ella es una … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · 2 Comments

Behind the Scenes with Carmen Aub

By Darren M. Popik (disponible en español) (MEXICO CITY) — The first time I met Carmen Aub, it didn’t take me long to realize this is one actress who’s going … Continue reading

October 23, 2012 · 2 Comments