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Tricolor TV and Eutelsat Launch Territoria Tricolor

Tricolor TV, Russia’s leading TV operator and one of the leading TV operators in Europe, is taking a further step in audience expansion with an innovative service called Territoria Tricolor, launched in partnership with Eutelsat Communications (Paris:ETL) (Euronext Paris: ETL).

Eutelsat Communications : Tricolor TV and Eutelsat launch Territoria Tricolor

New service to enable high-quality viewing of TV channels on mobile devices in public venues in Russia. Paris, Saint Petersburg, 15 November 2017 - Tricolor TV, Russia's leading TV operator and one of the leading TV operators in Europe, is taking a further step in audience expansion with an....

Another appraisal of NBC’s digital switchover

Evidently, one of the measureable achievements of the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari is the dexterous implementation of the nation’s switch from analogue to digital broadcasting, otherwise known as the Digital Switch Over (DSO), by the Nigeria Broadcasting Commission (NBC) as mandated....

Vietnam

LONDON, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile Broadband Driving Vietnam's Internet Growth After peaking in 2009 Vietnam's fixed line market in Vietnam has seen a significant decline. Market penetration has fallen from 20.1% in 2009 to 10.5% in 2012 and 5.7% in 2016. Download the full report: https://www.

Thaicom launches Loox TV platform

The Loox TV app was designed to make viewing easier for both real-time and on-demand programmes, including terrestrial digital TV channels, cable and satellite TV via set-top boxes. Thaicom will also periodically report the viewing rate for all TV channels on the platform, categorised by screen type.

Mixed bag for broadcasters as Workpoint leads earnings

Nation Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) and Channel 3 operator BEC World Plc were hit hardest by the proliferation of TV channels and tepid advertising in the third quarter, while Workpoint Entertainment Plc was the big gainer among listed firms in the broadcasting sector. MAI-listed NBC reported a third-quarter net loss of 598.

China Digital TV Announces Unaudited Third Quarter 2017 Results

Mr. Jianhua Zhu , China Digital TV's chief executive officer, commented, "We are pleased to achieve 21.5% year-over-year net revenue growth in the third quarter. The growth momentum was driven by our accelerated geographic expansion. During the third quarter, we made notable progress in new product development.

FCC will vote on viewer-tracking broadcast standard this week

On Thursday, the will vote on a new broadcast standard that stands to have a big impact on both consumers and broadcasters. Next Gen TV, also known as ATSC 3.0, will bring with it sharper images and video as well as the ability for TV broadcasters to get more detailed data about consumers' viewing habits.

Broadcasters Announce “Model Market” in Phoenix for Next-Generation ATSC 3.0 Broadcast Television

The Federal Communications Commission is expected to adopt policies at its November open meeting allowing for the voluntary deployment of ATSC 3.0 technology throughout the U.S. Phoenix will serve as the first “model market” for deployment of next-generation TV, a sweeping improvement designed to....

Business Beat

People. Springfield-based Curtis Restaurant Equipment has named Karlee Steingrobe director of marketing. She will handle digital, television and direct marketing and manage the employee-owned company’s in-house communications. The food service equipment dealer has promoted Robert Ping to purchasing manager for the company’s four Oregon branches.

SiTune Offers Production Samples of Industry's First Tuner Supporting Japan's 8K TV Satellite Standard

Nov 13, 2017 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- STN6528 Supports New ARIB STD-B44, Next Generation ISDB-S3. SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - November 13, 2017) - SiTune Corporation, an innovative pioneer in semiconductor tuners, transceivers, and wireless radios, today announced the availability of STN6528 production samples for its customers.

Report: Combination of Infrastructure Will Drive Faster DSO in Africa

Emma Okonji with agency report. Following the delay in transiting from analogue to digital broadcasting, otherwise known as Digital Switch Over (DSO) among African counties, Nigeria inclusive, Eutelsat has released a white paper on Africa DSO, suggesting that a combination of satellite, mobile and....

South Korean broadcasters keen to show Thai content Top News November 11, 2017 11:02

Kim Kwang Dong, director of the Foundation for Broadcast Culture of South Korea, second from right, poses with representatives of television stations in Thailand at a seminar in Bangkok on Thursday. The Foundation for Broadcast Culture of South Korea (FBC) plans to broadcast Thai content in South Korea, its director told a recent seminar.

FM, TV transmission testing begins at Susamoya

The digitalisation project has moved a gear up with digital terrestrial television (DTT) engineers revamping the fm network and testing television transmission equipment at Susamoya, Mtoko. Progress is being recorded on the DTT project with engineers revamping equipment to boost the radio signal and....

comScore Announces Partnership with Leading Political Data Provider L2

RESTON, Va., Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore, Inc., today announced a partnership with leading political data provider L2 to integrate L2's voter and commercial targeting information into comScore's television ratings measurement. By merging L2's national voter and demographic files with....

comScore : Announces Partnership with Leading Political Data Provider L2

RESTON, Va., Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore, Inc., today announced a partnership with leading political data provider L2 to integrate L2's voter and commercial targeting information into comScore's television ratings measurement. By merging L2's national voter and demographic files with....

5th Digital Television Forum Ends in Cuba

According to the Deputy Minister of Communications, Ana Julia Marín, the transition could happen by the year 2023. By then it is expected that the coverage of this technology in the country should be around 100 percent because at present the signal only covers 60 percent, she added.

The disruptive effects of anticyclones

Something spooky disrupted The Great British Bake Off final on Hallowe’en night. Many viewers using the Freeview television service in England and Wales were left with blank screens, and neither Freeview nor ghosts were to blame — it was a strange phenomenon in the weather that was playing mischief.

The disruptive effects of anticyclones

Something spooky disrupted The Great British Bake Off final on Hallowe’en night. Many viewers using the Freeview television service in England and Wales were left with blank screens, and neither Freeview nor ghosts were to blame — it was a strange phenomenon in the weather that was playing mischief.

BuddeComm Intelligence Report

NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- With the rise of digital platforms, the media industry has had to change, and this transformation will continue in 2018. Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker.com/p03808979 In newspaper and book publishing, TV and radio broadcasting, film, music,....

BuddeComm Intelligence Report

NEW YORK Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- With the rise of digital platforms, the media industry has had to change, and this transformation will continue in 2018. Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker.com/p03808979 In newspaper and book publishing, TV and radio broadcasting, film, music,....

Taiwan

NEW YORK Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Taiwan is a country leading in technology use. The report covers trends and developments in telecommunications, mobile, Internet, broadband, digital TV and converging media including VoIP and IPTV developments.

Digital Media

NEW YORK Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker.com/p05168446 Video streaming already makes up the largest component of internet traffic, and is set to continue growing faster than other digital formats. Digital applications like video streaming are becoming key....

11:30 5th Digital Television Forum Ends in Cuba

08 de noviembre de 2017, 11:30 Havana, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) The 5th Digital Television Forum ends today after several debates about new technologies and the ''analog blackout'' in Cuba. According to the Deputy Minister of Communications, Ana Julia Marín, the transition could happen by the year 2023.

What Fox talking to Disney says about Fox and the global media business

By Leon Lazaroff. Even if a far-reaching deal between 21st Century Fox Inc. and Walt Disney Co. doesn’t occur, the premise of the talks reflects a sobering reality for the traditional television and film companies that have dominated media and entertainment for the past 50 years.

Singapore: Low-income households not ready to switch to digital TV

Three years after the Singaporean government issued an order to stop using the traditional analogue television, about half of low-income households in the country seem to be reluctant to make a switch to digital broadcasts. In a recent announcement made in Parliament, households with analogue TVs only have 14 months to replace them.

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1940s transmitter finds new home in old jail

Bill Steele is a collector of odd things. A year ago, for example, he bought the site of the last double hanging in New Brunswick. His latest purchase is less m...

PNG govt to extend public radio services

Papua New Guinea's communications minister, Sam Basil, says he plans to grow radio services in PNG. He marked this week's World Radio Day by saying radio is a ...

Radio is reinventing itself in the digital platform, says R. Sreedher

For many of us, radio brings to mind film songs and singsong RJs. But for media expert and community radio practitioner R Sreedher, radio is a tool that holds a...

North Korea’s eerie coded messages RETURN to airwaves ahead of Olympics

Gentle music followed by a stern voice reading out orders apparently from a spy’s code book have once again been drifting over on shortwave radio from Kim Jong-...

The simple new device promising to treat chronic pain

A small, wearable device, the size of a 20-cent coin, claims to help patients suffering from chronic muscle and joint pain. ActiPatch uses pulsed electromagneti...

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Asymmetrical Federalism Still ‘Lesser Evil’ For Russia – OpEd

By Paul Goble Many Russians currently are pushing for the equalization of all the federal subjects and the radical decentralization of power in the country, but...

Paul Goble

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

North Korean journalists to join world sports press

By Ko Dong-hwan Pyongyang is hoping that its sports journalists, having come to South Korea to monitor the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games, will soon join the ...

Russian Demographic Collapse Driving Ethnic Shifts In Non-Russian Republics – OpEd

th century, the share of non-Russians in the population of most non-Russian republics of the Russian Federation increased because the non-Russians had significa...

Stormzy, Dua Lipa win big at Brit Awards

Gorillaz was named best British group, while the Foo Fighters won the award for best international group for the fourth time, beating out the likes of Arcade Fi...

US Jewish group withdraws Holocaust video offensive to Poles

FILE - In this Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018 file photo, survivors and guests walk past the "Arbeit Macht Frei" gate at the former Nazi German concentration camp on I...

TIA Remains Open But Some Flights Are Canceled

TULSA, Oklahoma - While roadways in Green Country are slick, ice has not yet caused serious problems for runways at Tulsa International Airport. TIA says the ru...

Patrick Brown gets the green light to enter PC leadership race

His concern includes how the 39-year-old bachelor could afford a $1.72 million mortgage on a $2.3 million Lake Simcoe waterfront home and who paid for his inter...

Malacanang Rejects US, International Claims That Duterte Threatens Democracy

MANILA – The Philippines’ presidential Malacanang Palace rejected on Wednesday a United States intelligence report branding President Rodrigo Duterte a threat t...

Retune your radio to receive BBC Radio Lancashire

BBC Radio Lancashire will no longer broadcast programmes on 1557 kHz medium wave from January 15. Listeners who live around Lancaster, Morecambe and Arnside, an...

Pioneer pirate radio ship is live on Friday

RADIO Caroline makes a triumphant return to the airwaves this week with the blessing of the authorities which once banned it. On Friday, the pirate music statio...

Legendary station Radio Caroline returns to the airwaves

A legendary pirate radio station is back - and you can listen to it right now. Legendary Radio Caroline, founded in 1964, has finally made its return. It broadc...

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...

Fallen televangelist Jim Bakker is back and now he’s prepping for the Apocalypse

More than 30 years after the fall of PTL, public records indicate that unpaid IRS tax liens against Bakker or against him and Tammy, who died in 2007, still add...

Fallen PTL preacher Jim Bakker is back with a new message about the Apocalypse

More than 30 years after the fall of PTL, public records indicate that unpaid IRS tax liens against Bakker or against him and Tammy, who died in 2007, still add...

Fallen televangelist Jim Bakker is back and now he’s prepping for the Apocalypse

More than 30 years after the fall of PTL, public records indicate that unpaid IRS tax liens against Bakker or against him and Tammy, who died in 2007, still add...

Fallen televangelist Jim Bakker is back and now he’s prepping for the Apocalypse

More than 30 years after the fall of PTL, public records indicate that unpaid IRS tax liens against Bakker or against him and Tammy, who died in 2007, still add...

Fallen televangelist Jim Bakker is back and now he’s prepping for the Apocalypse

More than 30 years after the fall of PTL, public records indicate that unpaid IRS tax liens against Bakker or against him and Tammy, who died in 2007, still add...

WCTL collects over 9,000 homemade Valentines for veterans

Residents at the Soldiers and Sailors Home are also celebrating Valentine's Day. Residents are enjoying live music and festive treats to ring in the holiday. Pe...

Rwanda Shuts Down Radio Station For Denigrating Women

Rwanda’s media watchdog has ordered a US-owned Christian radio station shut for three months after a “vile” sermon against women, it said Monday. The radio sta...

Rwanda shuts radio for denigrating women

Kigali, Rwanda | AFP | Rwanda’s media watchdog has ordered a US-owned Christian radio station shut for three months after a “vile” sermon against women, it said...

Rwanda shuts radio for denigrating women

. Rwanda's media watchdog has ordered a US-owned Christian radio station shut for three months after a "vile" sermon against women, it has said. The radio stat...

Rwanda shuts radio station for denigrating women

By AFP 2 hours ago in World Rwanda's media watchdog has ordered a US-owned Christian radio station shut for three months after a "vile" sermon against women, it...

Fallen PTL preacher Jim Bakker is back with a new message about the Apocalypse

BLUE EYE, MO (Tim Funk/The Charlotte Observer) - Three decades after his PTL empire near Charlotte crumbled amid financial and sex scandals, Jim Bakker is back ...

Live Videos | Trump Pastor Mark Burns First Visit to Rhode Island

Pastor Mark Burns, who has been labeled by Time magazine as “Donald Trump’s Top Pastor” and is the Co-Founder and CEO of the NOW Television Network, a Christian...

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 ...

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...

Souter gets behind superfast broadband for rural business

THE investment vehicle of Sir Brian Souter has backed a company which uses spare radio frequencies made available by the shift from analogue to digital televisi...

SC paves way for digital broadcasting

Kathmandu, February 18. The government’s plan to switch country’s analogue television broadcasting system to digital is expected to gain momentum, as the Suprem...

TNTSAT Africa Gets Go-Ahead to Start Digital Transition

London Africa is still one of the global laggards in making the digital transition. So it's good news that Mali's relatively new media regulator has authorized ...

Realising a Digital Revolution

Tech adoption and digitalisation of economies is among the top priorities for most sub-Saharan African countries, Rwanda included. The tech sector continues to ...

Line of the times

Smartphones and mobile technology have been influential to the digital TV business and audience, changing the landscape of the industry. Now digital TV operator...

Global Fiber Optic Components Market 2018-2023

report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. "Fiber Optic Components Market by Component (Transceivers, AOCs, Cables, Amplifiers, Splitters, Conn...

5G will be less sizzle, more substance at MWC CNET

This site uses cookies for analytics, personalized content and ads. By continuing to browse this site, you agree to this use. © Provided by CNET 5G will bring ...

Sorry, I can't hear you, the line's VoLTE

EE has improved the reliability of its voice calls after a bumpy transition to an all-IP mobile network, according to network sleuth RootMetrics. The introducti...

Port Renfrew, Jordan River earthquake-tsunami warning tests a success

Four high-tech earthquake and tsunami early-warning sirens are up and running on southern Vancouver Island after successful testing over the weekend, says Mike ...

Global Fiber Optic Components Market 2018-2023 by Component, Data Rate, and Application

report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. "Fiber Optic Components Market by Component (Transceivers, AOCs, Cables, Amplifiers, Splitters, Conn...

Is you child bored at home today? Here’s a new free game to learn and have fun, too.

With students out of school Monday for President’s Day, it’s a good time to be aware of a new online game offering free help in math for children in kindergarte...

Film by Award-Winning NU-Q Professor to Be Broadcast on U.S. Network

Williams co-directed the film with Stanley Nelson, an American documentary filmmaker who haws co-created several other films with Williams. It will premiere on ...

What Makes Public Radio ‘Very Personal’ Magnifies Its #MeToo Cases

Of all the realms of media that have been shaken by the #MeToo movement, perhaps the most surprising has been public radio, the home of virtuous journalism and ...

Black entrepreneur finds success with Minnesota tech firm

The founder of a thriving Twin Cities startup company is providing guidance to other black tech entrepreneurs in overcoming a dysfunctional home life on the pat...

Black entrepreneur finds success with Minnesota tech firm

The founder of a thriving Twin Cities startup company is providing guidance to other black tech entrepreneurs in overcoming a dysfunctional home life on the pat...

UMaine’s college radio station has been off-air for over a month

Regular broadcast listeners of WMEB 91.9 FM, the student-run radio station at the University of Maine, haven’t heard much of the station’s freeform variety of p...

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 ...

Stormin: grime pioneer who reinvigorated the rave scene

SaSaSaS’ set at Belgium’s Rampage 2017 festival. The scale and organisation of SaSaSaS’s performances are, in a sense, light years from the barely-cohering chao...

Daughter's book about dad being shot dead The extraordinary life of a pirate radio station owner operating in Kent in the 1960s has been published for the first time.

The daughter of a pirate radio station owner infamously shot dead by a rival has published a book about him. Reg Calvert, known widely as 'Uncle Reg', ran the p...

Pirate radio signals in Nederland, Ward go dark in wake of FCC action

A pair of unlicensed radio stations that for years had broadcast music, community events and more from high in the Boulder County foothills fell silent this wee...

Pirate radio signals in Nederland, Ward go dark in wake of FCC action

Gretchen Vahle holds a sign at the start of the Frozen Dead Guy Days parade in Nederland on March 12, 2016. KNED 93.1 FM, an unlicensed radio station that had b...

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...