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Dusun Promotes Advanced Remote Control Solutions With a Design-Led User Experience

AMSTERDAM Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Dusun is announcing at the 2017 IBC trade show, one of the most prestigious Broadcast Television trade events annually held at the RAI Convention Center in Amsterdam, Netherlands from Sept. 14 th through Sept. 19 th its commitment to advances in remote control technologies.

Dusun Promotes Advanced Remote Control Solutions With a Design-Led User Experience

Press Release Dusun Promotes Advanced Remote Control Solutions With a Design-Led User Experience. AMSTERDAM, Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Dusun is announcing at the 2017 IBC trade show, one of the most prestigious Broadcast Television trade events annually held at the RAI Convention Center in Amsterdam, Netherlands from Sept.

ZEEL's &Privé HD channel to target upscale non-conformists in six metros

MUMBAI: There's a thin sliver amongst the hundreds of millions of cinema lovers in India that gorge on international independent and award winning films. Leading indian TV network Zee Entertainment Enterprise Ltd (ZEEL) is about to offer them something that is going to keep them glued to their TV sets when &Privé HD launches come 24 September 2017.

StarTimes to roll out free digital TV project to rural parts of Africa

Chinese pay television company StarTimes plans to roll out a free digital TV project to rural parts of Africa as part of its corporate social responsibility drive. StarTimes Media Kenya Director of Brand Marketing and Public Relations Japheth Akhulia told Xinhua in Nairobi that the project will....

StarTimes to roll out free digital TV project to rural parts of Africa

Chinese pay television company StarTimes plans to roll out a free digital TV project to rural parts of Africa as part of its corporate social responsibility drive. StarTimes Media Kenya Director of Brand Marketing and Public Relations Japheth Akhulia told Xinhua in Nairobi that the project will....

Global TV and Radio Subscription Market 2017-2021

. NEW YORK Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- About TV and Radio Subscription TV subscription is the service that is delivered (on paying a subscription fee) to the viewer using a cable or over the air. Video and voice services, games, movies, and contents from various demographics are some of the most popular services offered by the TV operators.

Global TV and Radio Subscription Market 2017-2021

NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- About TV and Radio Subscription TV subscription is the service that is delivered (on paying a subscription fee) to the viewer using a cable or over the air. Video and voice services, games, movies, and contents from various demographics are some of the most popular services offered by the TV operators.

TV operators shun Section 44

Despite growing financial constraints, digital TV operators still see it as unnecessary for the government to exercise Section 44 of the interim charter to deal with their problems. Surachai Chetchotisak, chief executive of RS Plc, the digital TV operator of Channel 8, said he strongly opposes....

Innovation will drive the future of TV industry, says Expert

Following the migration from analogue to digital television broadcasting in 2014, the Rwandan TV industry has seen a number of players enter the sector. However, despite the multiple players, investors in the sector are still trying to work out suitable business model while a large section of....

Facebook to invest $1 billion in original TV content

Facebook is ready to shell out a whopping $1 billion to become a major hub for videos, a media report said on Saturday. The social media giant is willing to spend as much as $1 billion to cultivate original shows for its platform, according to people familiar with the matter.

Facebook to Finance $1 Billion in Original TV Content: Report

Facebook is ready to shell out a whopping $1 billion to become a major hub for videos, a media report said on Saturday. The social media giant is willing to spend as much as $1 billion to cultivate original shows for its platform, according to people familiar with the matter.

DVB news broadcaster celebrates 25 years

The Democratic Voice of Burma (DVB), born in exile, is celebrating its 25th anniversary. DVB is a non-profit media organization that started out in Chiang Mai, Thailand as a way to report news on Myanmar under the then military junta. Run by Burmese expatriates, it made radio and television....

Kyrgyzstan: Court Shuts Down Independent TV Channel

Human rights activists and media experts have warned that the government's closure of an independent television channel is the latest in a series of politically-motivated attacks on freedom of speech in Kyrgyzstan. The Sentyabr channel was blocked on August 28 after a Bishkek court ruled it had....

HNA Holding Group Co. Ltd.

HNA Holding Group Co. Ltd. is an investment holding company, which engages in investing and operating cable digital television projects, and providing technical solutions and value-added services to the digitalization of cable television industry. It operates through the following segments: Golf Club and Hotel, and Property Investment Business.

StarTimes slashes price of 2-in-1 combo decoder

StarTimes, has announced an unprecedented downward review of its 2-In-1 Combo Decoder Prices from N13,900 to N5,900. While launching the 2-in-1 Combo Decoder last year, StarTimes had noted that it was the first of its kind in Nigeria and a move to change the Pay TV landscape in Africa and offer surplus entertainment access to subscribers.

Verimatrix Extends Scope of Analytics Offerings with Verspective RT

AMSTERDAM Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- IBC 2017 (Booth #5.A59) – Verimatrix , the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-network, multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, today announced Verspective™ RT – a new optional component for the Verspective™ Operator Analytics platform.

How STAR India plans to make money from mega IPL rights deal

STAR India, which has won global broadcasting and digital media rights to the Indian Premier League (IPL) for an eye-popping Rs 16,347 crore for five years, is relying on a twofold strategy to make money from the deal. First, the company is banking on a minimum 10-12 per cent annual increase in its....

Stingray Digital Group Inc.

Stingray Digital Group, Inc. engages in the provision of music through the Internet and TV. It provides cutting-edge applications delivering music and video content on multiple platforms including digital TV, IPTV, Internet, mobile and game consoles through a team of professional engineers, programmers, designers and content producers.

Let's Exhibit Competency To Change Perception Of Women In Media – Kobi Hemaa

Young Women aspiring to be in the inky fraternity must work hard to change the negative public perception about women in the media industry. The Head of Television for Homebase TV, a digital TV station, Kobi Hemaa Osisiadan Bekoe was speaking at a sensitization workshop for new Students of GH MEDIA in Accra.

Smash try to stop Melita going fully digital

The company running Smash TV has asked the Court to stop local cable operator Melita from switching to digital-only broadcasts, saying that this was “discriminatory” in its regard. The judicial act was triggered by a letter issued under the signature of Melita’s CEO, Harald Rösch, in August,....

Nigeria leads African nations in digitization process – Amana

Chairman of Digiteam, Nigeria’s implementation committee on the transition from analogue to digital broadcasting, Engineer Edward Amana tells MIRIAM HUMBE that in spite of inability to meet up its June 2017 target date for digitization, Nigeria is ahead of neighbouring African nations, the process....

Global Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) Strategic Business Report 2017 with a Comparison of DVB-T, ISDB-T, ATSC and DTMB Standards

report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. "Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) - Global Strategic Business Report" The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada Japan Europe Asia-Pacific Latin America , and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024.

Startimes slashes price of 2-in-1 combo decoder

StarTimes, Nigeria’s number one digital pay TV company, has announced a downward review of its 2-in-1 Combo Decoder prices from N13,900 to the all low new price of N5,900. While launching the 2-in-1 Combo Decoder last year, StarTimes had noted that it was the first of its kind in Nigeria and a move....

Flow Brings Digital TV To Castries

PLEASE note that Flow is shutting down the analog TV transmitters for parts of Central Castries and Castries North (including Jeremie Street, St. Louis Street, Lewis Street, Morne Du Don, Bois Patat, Black Stars, Concrete Hill, Agard, La Pansee, etc.) as of August 31, 2017.

Pay TV company slashes price of decoder to N5, 900 2 hours ago

Leading Nigeria’s digital Pay TV company, StarTimes, has announced an downward review of its 2-in-1 combo decoder prices from N13,900 to N5,900. The company had while launching the decoder last year, noted that it was the first of its kind in Nigeria, and a move to change the Pay TV landscape in....

Startimes slashes decoder price

The management of StarTimes has announced a downward review of its 2-in-1 Combo Decoder Prices from 13,900 to N5, 900. While launching the 2-in-1 decoder last year, StarTimes had noted that it was the first of its kind in Nigeria and a move to change the Pay TV landscape in Africa and offer surplus entertainment access to subscribers.

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Somalia: Radio Garowe fundraising for Mogadishu victims

GAROWE, Puntland - The independently-owned Radio Garowe (RG), the sister publication of Garowe Online launched a fundraising campaign for Mogadishu truck bombin...

Harris supplying tactical radios to Navy, Marines

"This award stems from our successful long-standing track record of developing and delivering the most advanced family of tactical radios," Chris Young , presid...

US Department of Navy Awards Harris Corporation $765 Million IDIQ Contract for Tactical Radios

Highlights: Supports current and emerging Department of Navy tactical radio requirements; Includes the Harris AN/PRC-117G, AN/PRC-152A and the new AN/PRC-160 ra...

When smartphones fail: How students in a ham radio club are helping Puerto Rico

How the Garden School got involved. The Amateur Radio Club started about a year ago, says teacher John Hale. It was part of a process of trying to teach the stu...

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NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Stephen Bannon has left the Trump administration. But he's still having an influence at a government agency many outside of Washington hav...

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By Paul Goble On Saturday evening after the commemoration of the anniversary of the Russian sacking of Kazan in 1552, a second meeting was held among representa...

Tatar Activist Calls On All Non-Russians To Vote Against Putin – OpEd

Second, her words underscore the centrality of the language issue for the non-Russians and demonstrate that Putin by his incautious language concerning the righ...

Russian Personality Cults From Kerensky To Putin – OpEd

By Paul Goble Leader cults have been an integral part of the Russian political system from the time the tsar was overthrown up to today, but they have evolved o...

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Paul Goble. Paul Goble is a longtime specialist on ethnic and religious questions in Eurasia. Most recently, he was director of research and publications at the...

Officers fired for dragging doctor off United Airline flight

The Chicago Department of Aviation has fired two security officers for their roles in the forcible removal of a passenger on a United Airlines flight in April, ...

Parts of unmanned Russian spaceship burn up over Dubai

In this photo distributed by Roscosmos Space Agency Press Service, Russian cargo ship Souz 2,1A launches from Russia's main space facility in Baikonur, Kazakhst...

Beginning of end for IS: defence minister Defence Minister Marise Payne has hailed the liberation of the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa in Syria.

Defence Minister Marise Payne hopes the liberation of Islamic State stronghold Raqqa by Syrian and international coalition forces will discredit the terrorist o...

NAIA out of Asia's worst list, 4 provincial airports among 25 best

MANILA - The Ninoy Aquino International Airport has fallen out of the list of Asia's worst air terminals, according to travel website Sleeping in Airports. At t...

Growth of Right-Wing Presence in EU Parliaments May Endanger European Project

Christian Lequesne, a professor with the Center of International Studies at the French Sciences Po university, told Sputnik that the increasing presence of the ...

Minister of Information meets Governor of West Darfur State

Khartoum, Aug.28(SUNA)-Minister of Information, Dr Ahmed Bilal Osman met in his office, Monday, Governor of West Darfur State, Fadl-al-Mula Al-Haga. The meeting...

FIJIANS in the most remote areas of Fiji will now be able to have better access to disaster-related information during a disaster. more...

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama switches on the medium wave radio transmission while JICA resident rep Hiroyuki Sawada (left) and FBC CEO Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum ...

AM radio now Fiji-wide

Fiji's prime minister says all Fijians can now tune in to the 'national dialogue' following the rehabilitation of the country's medium wave radio infrastructure...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. more...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. With...

AIR to revitalise Punjabi service to augment reach in India,

Public service broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) is planning to "revitalise" its Punjabi service to augment its reach to the Punjabi-speaking listeners "on both...

Jeff Sessions: 'Primacy of law' been disrespected during the last few years

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said he is working to get the country "back on the traditional view" that respects the U.S. Constitution and the law. In an inter...

Jeff Sessions stands with anti-gay cake bakers

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions suggested Tuesday that courts should side with bakeries whose owners refuse to fill orders for same-sex weddings. The Depart...

Congrats ... Mike Hathcock wins Golden Mic award

Mike Hathcock, director of Jacksonville State University’s Television Services Department, recently received the “Golden Mic Award” for the month of July presen...

The right to religious broadcasting vs the rights of women

Broadcasting carries a certain amount of responsibility, and a TV presenter speaking to a wider audience in a daily programme has to be held accountable for wha...

We're at the End of White Christian America -- What Will That Mean?

America is a Christian nation: this much has always been a political axiom, especially for conservatives. Even someone as godless and immoral as the 45th presid...

Pastors want Christian radio station censored

. Monday October 16 2017. Mombasa Pastors Fellowship Association members, on October 16, 2017, follow proceedings of a case they filed against Baraka FM Ltd fo...

Veteran CCM Artist Scott Wesley Brown Releases New Single, ’Grandprints’

Scott Wesley Brown. Veteran Christian artist, songwriter and pastor Scott Wesley Brown's latest recording, " Grandprints ," released to Christian INSPO/Soft AC-...

Pope Francis has 40 million followers on Twitter

Pubblicato il: 11/10/2017 13:12. Pope Francis now has 40 million followers on his nine-language @pontifex account, Vatican Radio reported on Wednesday. "Forty m...

Christian radio host Delilah trusting God as she loses her second child to a suicide

Popular radio host Delilah said she is looking to God after her son took his own life. The syndicated radio show host broke the 'devastating' news to her 1.4 mi...

Pope urges God to protect Egypt, Middle East from terrorism

Pubblicato il: 04/10/2017 18:50. At his weekly general audience in Rome, Pope Francis on Wednesday called on God to safeguard Egypt, the Middle East and the ent...

This well-connected Texas Republican might challenge Ted Cruz ‘to get things done’

The strongest challenge to U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz’s 2018 Texas re-election campaign might come from a Christian TV executive with a Republican legacy that goes back...

FAKE NEWS! Donald Trump appears to claim he INVENTED the word 'fake'

DONALD Trump appears to have claimed he invented the word "fake" during an interview in the US. The President made the bizarre statement while talking to one of...

Donald Trump takes credit for 'fake news', but dictionary disputes

Donald Trump has appeared to take credit for coining the word "fake" in his fight against the media, saying it is "one of the greatest of all terms" he has come...

Little Richard Says He’s Not Gay Anymore, Condemns “Unnatural Affection”

During a recent interview with Christian TV and radio network Three Angels Broadcasting, the ’50s rock icon suggested that men should live as men and women shou...

Little Richard Says He Isn’t Gay Anymore, Condemns “Unnatural Affection”

During a recent interview with Christian TV and radio network Three Angels Broadcasting, the ’50s rock icon suggested that men should live as men and women shou...

Jobs safe at Devon radio station

Staff at Breeze radio South Devon are today celebrating after being told their jobs are safe. Ofcom has announced it is re-awarding the licence for South Devon ...

Classic FM’s video game show is returning for a second series

Classic FM is bringing back High Score , a weekly radio show dedicated to video game music. The first series ran for six weeks in April and May, and was present...

Fake news and cyber security symposium to be held

*Oscar Pistorius Prosecutor Gerrie Nel to present on digital evidence *The Voice newspaper publisher to speak on digital media challenges. Hlanganani ICT Botswa...

Southern Cross Media : SCA offers further scale and simplicity with Digital radio

The Hit and Triple M radio networks will deliver more scale and simplicity than ever before with a new combined digital/FM radio offering. Following SCA's digit...

No. 14 Oklahoma State at Texas

OKLAHOMA STATE VS. TEXAS. •When: 11 a.m., Saturday. •Where: Darrell K Royal — Texas Memorial Stadium, Austin, Texas. •TV: ABC (Cox 8/HD 705, Dish 5, DirecTV 5, ...

Prayut deflects digital TV aid request

Digital TV operators who signed contracts to pay licensing fees periodically now say they can't afford the payments, and are begging Prime Minister Prayut Chan-...

Emmanuel Onwubiko: Digitization of broadcasting: Any progress?

Understandably, this highly innovative agency of the government’s owned Nigerian Television Authority known as Integrated Television service has recently come u...

Espial : MCTV Launches IPTV Services With Espial Elevate

Espial announced today that MCTV (formerly Massillon Cable TV, Inc.), a service provider delivering TV services to five counties in northeast Ohio, has launched...

Further state aid sought for digital TV

The Digital TV Operators Association will today submit a fresh proposal to Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to request more state assistance in easing broadcast...

Airtel Digital and LG tie up, redefine home entertainment

MUMBAI: Popular brands are coming together to share a symbiotic relationship. Airtel Digital TV, the DTH arm of Bharti Airtel, and LG Electronics India have ann...

Which are the main factors affectin Latin America total mobile revenue?

This can partly be attributed to unfavourable currency exchanges, but it is also exacerbated by poorly performing economies. Most countries in the region have s...

Dubai, China aim to boost high-tech cooperation with launch of giant project

DUBAI - Dubai developer Meraas Holding and two major Chinese companies on Tuesday launched "Tech Town," a giant project aiming to boost cooperation on developin...

Can a smartwatch replace a phone?

​Smartwatches might not be the next must-have piece of hardware yet but after having owned several they've become an essential part of my daily routine. First g...

Which are the main factors affectin Latin America total mobile revenue?

Press Release Which are the main factors affectin Latin America total mobile revenue? LONDON, Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectrum auctions improving LTE rol...

NetComm Wireless : Annual Report 2017

ANNUAL. REPORT. FOR THE YEAR ENDED. 30 JUNE 2017. REVENUE GROWTH. OPERATING. REVENUE. UP 26.3% TO $107.6. MILLION. INVESTMENT. INVESTED. 23M. $6.4m BUILD LAB CA...

European press unions call upon Parliament to depoliticize public radio,withdraw bill amending AGERPRES law

. European press unions request Romania's Parliament and Government depoliticize the public radio service, withdraw the bill amending the functioning law of AGE...

WKSG sale pending: Gene Martin seeks new radio home

Daystar Public Radio, Inc., operator of The Boulevard 89.5 FM in Ocala, is under contract to sell the station to Community Communications, Inc., in Orlando, whi...

France Minister Schiappa Plans New Law Which Would Fine Street Harassment

Gender equality minister Marlene Schiappa has set out a new plan for a law which would crack down on sexual harassment and violence this week in France, accordi...

Poll: Most Americans favor tighter gun regulations after Las Vegas shooting

Most U.S. citizens — Democrats and Republicans alike — favor stricter gun regulations, according to a new poll taken after the mass shooting in Las Vegas. The p...

Maine teachers sent into homes to find students suffering from ‘school refusal’

Emanuel Pariser of the Maine Academy of Natural Sciences was a guest on the National Public Radio program “ Here And Now ” to discuss the charter school’s Thres...

WSAU Wisconsin Morning ... 5AM8AM

Ben Armstrong ben.armstrong@mwcradio.com Ben Armstrong grew up in the Metro Detroit area. At the age of four, Ben was recording himself pretending to be on the ...

Sean Hannity recorded saying AIDS is a 'gay disease'

REVEALED: Sean Hannity was fired from college radio show for claiming AIDS was a 'gay disease' transmitted by tears or saliva - and that anyone thinking homosex...

Giveaway: Atmosphere

In 1997, hip-hop duo Atmosphere dropped Overcast , its first official album. The record included the song “Scapegoat,” which would become a college radio hit, a...

Echo & The Bunnymen, Violent Femmes: Iconic 1980s bands to play at Woodland Park Zoo

With 1980s nostalgia in full bloom, it’s fitting the Violent Femmes and Echo & The Bunnymen are co-headlining a show at Woodland Park Zoo next week. Even though...

Thor’s Tessa Thompson on Why Her Action Hero Icon is Terminator’s Sarah Connor

never expected to be at San Diego Comic-Con . The actor, who is known for her roles as a college radio DJ challenging her classmates on issues of race in Dear W...

FCC hits Haitian pirate radio in Miami with steep fine

MIAMI — A pirate radio station popular in Miami's Haitian-American community has been hit with a steep fine by the Federal Communications Commission. The FCC s...

FCC hits Haitian pirate radio in Miami with steep fine

MIAMI (AP) — A pirate radio station popular in Miami’s Haitian-American community has been hit with a steep fine by the Federal Communications Commission. The F...

FCC hits Haitian pirate radio in Miami with steep fine

MIAMI (AP) - A pirate radio station popular in Miami's Haitian-American community has been hit with a steep fine by the Federal Communications Commission. The F...

Popular pirate radio station for Haitian music in Miami hit by hefty FCC fine

“There’s nothing funny about pirate radio, which interferes with the lawful use of the airwaves and can disrupt public safety communications,” FCC Chairman Ajit...

Popular pirate radio station for Haitian music in Miami hit by hefty FCC fine

Touche Douce, which continued to operate on the 90.1 FM frequency late Friday, features regular DJs and shows in the evenings and on weekends. Its signal comes ...