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RS sees Channel 8 rising to challenge with premium content

SET-listed RS Plc is hopeful of thriving in the crowded digital TV industry next year because of its new content line-up during the prime time period, and aims to raise its advertising rate by 40% . Surachai Chetchotisak, the company's chief executive, said the digital TV industry is expected to....

Digital TV, media operators bullish

RS Plc's chief executive officer Surachai Chetchotisak said yesterday that Thailand's digital TV industry has embarked on its fourth year, with all players manoeuvring to take the lead. Media spending is on the rise and the industry is expected to grow in 2018.

PRESS RELEASE – Catch The Premier League LIVE With Flow!

WITH the English Premier League heating up, Flow is giving customers in Saint Lucia the power and flexibility to enjoy their favourite players, teams and rivalries on the go, with Mobile Clips and Flow Sports. The Flow Sports Pack, available for just $15 per month, allows Flow Digital TV full access....

RS expects Channel 8 revenues to top Bt2 billion next year

. Corporate October 31, 2017 13:03. By The Nation. Entertainment giant RS expects its digital TV outlet, Channel 8, to earn Bt2 billion in revenues next year thanks to new content, a hike in advertising fees and more viewers. The channel is expected to draw more than 700,000 viewers per minute on average.

Khaya Moyo concerned about delays in digitisation process

THE Zimbabwe Digital Broadcasting Migration Project remains high on Government's priorities as it is a critical national infrastructure development project under Zim-Asset, the Minister of Information, Media and Broadcasting Services, Simon Khaya Moyo, has said.

Broadcasters push for new laws to help them survive

FIVE TV broadcasting associations will jointly submit their proposals to the government’s media reform and information and communications technology committee today to revise the broadcasting law to bring them in line with fast changing technology. The five associations are the Association of....

Insurrection Media And Vertical Networks Premiere New Halloween Show Exclusively On Snapchat

LOS ANGELES Oct. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for Halloween , Insurrection Media, the independent, talent friendly digital television studio, and Vertical Networks, the mobile content creation studio, announce the premiere of Killer Legends , available exclusively on Snapchat.

Insurrection Media And Vertical Networks Premiere New Halloween Show Exclusively On Snapchat

Produced in Partnership with Skybound Entertainment, 'Killer Legends' will air Tuesday, October 31st. LOS ANGELES Oct. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --Just in time for Halloween , Insurrection Media, the independent, talent friendly digital television studio, and Vertical Networks, the mobile content....

Azerbaijani satellite starts broadcasting another Georgian TV channel

By Rashid Shirinov. The first Azerbaijani telecommunications satellite Azerspace-1 has started broadcasting programs of Georgia’s Iberia TV, the information portal FlySat reported on October 30. Currently, the satellite broadcasts a number of Georgian TV and radio channels, including Vector A.

ABS-CBN dramas to conquer Sub-Saharan Africa via StarTimes

More Filipino content is set to air in Africa after ABS-CBN secured a volume deal with StarTimes, the leading digital TV operator across Sub-Saharan Africa. The partnership was sealed in response to African viewers’ demand for more Filipino dramas. “Filipino stories are full of youthful romance, pure love, and also dramatic plots.

En gökunge i public service-boet? : Publikens roll i digitaliseringen av marksänd television

Sammanfattning: In a Swedish setting an audience orientation is applied to investigate public service TV in the ongoing development of terrestrial digital television. Focus is on institutionalized politics and public service TV companies Sveriges Television (Swedish Television) and Utbildningsradion (Education Radio).

Zim needs to quickly digitalise: Amb SK Moyo

Government says there is need to quickly migrate from analogue to digital television broadcasting to allow the growth of private media organisations such as Mai Chisamba productions and other content producers. Ambassador Simon Khaya Moyo said this while addressing a gathering during celebrations to....

Tata Sky offers Reliance DTH consumers migration deal, Dish TV too in play

MUMBAI: Tata Sky reportedly is offering consumers of Reliance Digital TV a limited time offer till middle of November 2017 to migrate to its platform at no extra cost. Reason: Reliance is not renewing its DTH licence that expires in November 2017. Though no official confirmations are forthcoming....

Digital TV players log on to YouTube

As the media landscape has totally changed over the past three years, digital TV operators have tried to draw more people to watch their content on TV and digital channels such as YouTube, Facebook and Line TV. The Electronic Transactions Development Agency recently reported YouTube is the most....

ABS-CBN to air more drama shows in Africa

TELEVISION network ABS-CBN Corp. has closed a deal with Africa-based digital TV operator StarTimes to air more television dramas in Africa. ABS-CBN said the partnership was the network’s response to African viewers’ demand for Philippine television dramas.

Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri: Third Quarter 2017 Results

COMMENTS BY KAAN TERZIOGLU, CEO. We've grown full throttle on our journey as a digital operator. Last quarter, we announced that Turkcell is now a “digital operator,” and communicated details of our digital services that play an ever increasing role in our customers’ lives.

CRTV seeks digital TV receiver partners

Cameroon Radio and Television (CRTV) is looking for partnerships to receive its digital TV signal and an ad hoc committee has been set up to look into such partnerships, Nextvame reported. Minister of Communication Issa Tchiroma Bakary said the committee is responsible for the densification and diversification of the CRTV digital bouquet.

Alexander: Don't be left behind by technology

A: If you don't want to be left behind, embrace the technologies that are making the biggest changes in daily life — smartphones and digital TV. Smartphones (see or tinyurl.com/y9ucpg2h ) provide internet access anywhere, which will simplify travel, provide news and entertainment and help you stay....

Spain Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2017

The "Spain - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. This report provides a comprehensive overview of trends and developments in Spain's telecommunications market. The report analyses the mobile, internet, broadband, digital TV and converging media sectors.

Canada Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2017

report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. "Canada - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" This report provides a comprehensive overview of trends and developments in Canada's telecommunications market. The report analyses the mobile, internet, broadband, digital TV and converging media sectors.

Data Science Firm 0ptimus Choses comScore as Measurement Source for Consumer Overlays

RESTON, Va. Oct. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore today announced that data science firm 0ptimus will comprehensively match comScore's television ratings and digital measurement with 0ptimus' nationwide custom modeled audiences. Such matching will allow 0ptimus more in-depth political targeting on....

Debt-laden RCom to shut down its DTH operations from November 18

Reliance Digital Services, the DTH service provided by Anil Ambani Group Reliance Communications will be shut down across India next month as the company’s license is expiring, media reports said. According to an advertisement published in a regional paper, the company notified shutting down the DTH service across India from November 18.

O2 Czech Republic : January to September 2017 Financial Results – Interim Report (24 October 2017)

Interim report O2 increased net profit by 2.5%, despite its costs grew due to European roaming regulation. 24 October 2017 Due to European regulation, O2 recorded higher roaming costs, while it is not able to book them in relevant revenue; In addition to the continuous customers' demand for digital....

Terms & Conditions

1. Welcome. Welcome to the Independent.ie digital network. These are the terms and conditions which govern the access and use of the network. When we refer to the “network” or the “Independent site” in these terms and conditions, this means the digital information network and application operated by....

Stingray Digital Group Inc. Variable

. 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.

CTA Mourns the Loss of Jim Barry, its Digital Answerman

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) mourns the loss of its dear friend Jim Barry who passed away Friday night at the age of 71. Following a distinguished career in journalism, Barry served as CTA’s Digital Answerman for the past 22 years, showcasing and explaining technology products to....

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Mickey Gurdus, Who Eavesdropped on the World, Dies at 73

Mickey Gurdus was always a good listener. For decades he commanded a battery of shortwave and FM radios, UHF and VHF receivers, tape recorders and other devices...

Business News : PNG Government backs shortwave to reach rural areas [23/11/2017

The Papua New Guinea Government plans to improve communication and the dissemination of information to the provinces using the shortwave radio network, says Com...

Record rains possible for Thanksgiving! 1 HR What a Thanksgiving feast of weather ingredients, all of which are coming together over Jacksonville on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Combine

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - What a Thanksgiving feast of weather ingredients, all of which are coming together over Jacksonville on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Comb...

Record rains possible for Thanksgiving! 1 Min What a Thanksgiving feast of weather ingredients, all of which are coming together over Jacksonville on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Combine

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - What a Thanksgiving feast of weather ingredients, all of which are coming together over Jacksonville on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Comb...

How North Koreans bypass media censorship Some catch forbidden programming via shortwave radios, others secretly watch South Korean TV. Denied access to information from abroad, North Koreans have inventive ways of following the news.

TV, North Korean-style. In a country where listening to or watching foreign media is forbidden, state broadcasters reign, with anchors in traditional Korean clo...

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de facto independence, when Russian or Western analysts spoke about demographic problems in them, they focused almost entirely on the role of ethnic Russians an...

Putin’s Announcement Of Candidacy Shows Need For Kremlinology Has Returned – OpEd

By Paul Goble The need for Kremlinology to understand what is going on in Moscow is increasingly important, Yakub Koreyba says, because “there are no politics i...

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By Paul Goble The Russian government claims that Russians have reduced their alcohol consumption by almost 30 percent over the last decade, but in fact, while t...

Eight Reasons Why Finland Is Only Part Of Pre-1917 Empire Moscow Never Got Back In Whole Or In Part – OpEd

By Paul Goble This week, Finland marks the centenary of its independence from Russia, a date that is all the more impressive because it is the only country that...

Chinese firm secures $42.5m loan for Enugu project 15 mins ago Nigeria

A Chinese firm, Shenyang International Economic and Technical Cooperation Limited (CSYIC), has secured a $42.5m loan, under the Chinese Credit Insurance Corpora...

Arab ministers demand reversal of Trump Jerusalem decision

Arab foreign ministers on Sunday demanded that the United States rescind President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, calling i...

China’s Oil Import Dependence Climbs As Output Falls – Analysis

By Michael Lelyveld. RFA China’s dependence on foreign oil is growing and is likely to keep rising for decades to come, experts say. Despite increases in intern...

Currency depreciation

The first round of talks between the visiting team of International Monetary Fund (IMF) and high official of the government concluded in which the advice of thi...

Arab ministers demand reversal of Trump Jerusalem decision

By HAMZA HENDAWI Associated Press. CAIRO (AP) - Arab foreign ministers on Sunday demanded that the United States rescind President Donald Trump's decision to re...

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...

Trump will arrive as charities flee Mar-a-Lago

Orphan's Promise, a charity affiliated with the Christian Broadcasting Network that funds programs at orphanages in 67 countries, will be having its first Mar-a...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel’s nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

U.S. Christian press finds friends in Israel

with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among the world's evangelical Christians and their media outlets. Th...

Pope Francis condoles with Iran over fatal quake

“Pope Francis sent a pair of telegrams to Iraq and Iran on Monday, expressing his condolences for the damage and loss of life caused by Sunday's severe earthqua...

Vatican Ambassador: Pope has been closely following developments in Belarus

MINSK, 13 November (BelTA) – Pope Francis has been closely following the developments in Belarus, Apostolic Nuncio to Belarus, Archbishop Gabor Pinter said afte...

Pope Francis: Lift up your hearts, not your cellphones, during worship

“It makes me very sad when I celebrate Mass here in the Square or in the Basilica and I see many cellphones raised,” the pope said, according to a translation b...

'Very strong words' at human development dicastery

Vatican City, October 30 - Humanity risks suicide with nuclear weapons, Pope Francis said on a visit Monday to the office of the Dicastery for Promoting Integra...

Humanity risks suicide with nuclear arms

Vatican City, October 30 - Humanity risks suicide with nuclear weapons, Pope Francis said on a visit Monday to the office of the Dicastery for Promoting Integra...

A tax on your Tar Heel and Wolfpack gear? Senate GOP bill taxes college logos

Commercial: Bruce Jacobson, Jr. announces run for Texas U.S. Senate. Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson, Jr. will challenge Texas Republican Ted Cruz for his...

Evangelical Cruz challenger vows a change of 'style'

WASHINGTON Amid talk of a Democratic "blue wave" threatening Republicans in 2018, Texas U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz faces a new conservative challenge from an unexpected...

Santa arrives in Sundance Square

A store manager at Skip's Grocery Store located at 2900 Skyline Drive in the Sansom Park area believes he might have caught the image of a ghost on the store's ...

Ted Cruz draws challenge from Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson Jr.

“Two years ago we ran on a message that conservative representation was lacking in our district,” French wrote. “We ran a campaign focused on our vision for con...

When is a background check mandatory for gun owners?

Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson, Jr. will challenge Texas Republican Ted Cruz for his U.S. Senate seat next year. Jacobson, executive producer of James Ro...

TETRA system covers 99 percent of Macedonia's territory

Skopje, 17 November 2017 (MIA) - Macedonia has a modern digital police radio system that can serve 6,000 users, said Minister of Interior Oliver Spasovski at a ...

Construction works postponed until December Bad Godesberg tunnel to be closed at night

The City Council is switching to digital radio in Godesberg - to do necessary changes. Some construction work and installation is needed, which make road closur...

Digital society and capitalism

Digital society has been lauded as emancipatory and freeing individuals from the constrictions of time and place and yet also critiqued as introducing a type of...

CBS Corporation Sets Final Exchange Ratio Of 5.6796 For CBS Radio Exchange Offer

the United States ) or 1-781-575-2137 (outside of the United States Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains certain statements about CBS, CBS Rad...

Dave Matthews Band To Headline “The Night Before” Concert At Xcel Energy Center In St. Paul, Minn., Saturday, February 3, 2018

in St. Paul, Minn. on Saturday, February 3, 2018 Xcel Energy Center . CBS Radio and OLE have partnered to produce a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience the n...

TV association requests aid measures for a third time

The Digital TV Operators Association has doubled down on pressuring the government to overhaul the country's broadcasting industry, which they say is facing imp...

Nominet serves high-speed broadband service to Loch Ness

The latest roll-out builds on previous successes of TVWS-powered wireless broadband services on the Isle of Arran , and an ongoing pilot project in Llanarth in ...

Solving Israel’s first responders’ communication crisis

When the world had to transition from an analog to digital television system, there was, naturally, a flurry of panic and confusion. But what happens when a man...

StarTimes offers 50% discount on subscription

Digital television provider, StarTimes , has announced the commencement of its 2017 Christmas promotion in a bid to entice new and existing subscribers across t...

Deadline extended for analogue TV broadcasting

Kathmandu, November 17. The Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) today rolled back its earlier decision to prohibit analogue cable television broad...

Can you hear me now? Not likely if you’re in this Fort Worth neighborhood

Petersen said he can be driving on Old Granbury Road, getting close to his neighborhood, and his call will drop. The neighborhood heard of plans for a new cell ...

Trai eyes lifting infra-band spectrum cap; move may benefit Vodafone-Idea Cellular entity

In a move that promotes optimum spectrum efficiency and utilisation as well as encourages consolidation in the sector, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India...

Why Denver International Airport has the best cellular service in the city of Denver

The city may have terrible mobile service, but somehow Denver’s airport reigns supreme. Why? DAS. More than 1 million travelers passing through Denver Internat...

Trai favours removing cap on spectrum holding by telcos

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Tuesday recommended the removal of the intra-band cap of 50 per cent spectrum holding by operators in a circ...

Trai wants spectrum holding caps eased

fears the 25 per cent cap might restrict the capability to purchase additional spectrum in auctions. In the last auction held in October last year, there was no...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

CBS News and PBS cut ties to Rose following sex allegations

Both organizations stressed the importance of providing a safe, professional workplace. Rose joins a lengthening list of media figures who have lost jobs becaus...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

Cal Poly’s KCPR named one of the best college radio stations in the nation

KCPR, which was founded in 1968, is entirely student-run. This year, around 75 students are involved as DJs, in marketing and PR and other responsibilities, acc...

Cal Poly’s KCPR named one of the best college radio stations in the country

KCPR, which was founded in 1968, is entirely student-run. This year, around 75 students are involved as DJs, in marketing and PR and other responsibilities, acc...

A Dartmouth football coach punched out a press box window at Harvard Stadium and got ejected

Bill Belichick isn’t the only one who takes special teams seriously. An assistant coach for the Dartmouth football team reportedly punched out a press box windo...

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...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...