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China, Mozambique to launch satellite television project for...

The Ministry of Science and Technology, Higher and Technical Education said in a statement on Thursday that the project, titled "Access to Satellite TV for 10,000 African villages", is an initiative of the governments of China and Mozambique and is expected to cover 500 villages across the southern African country.

Train delays to be reduced by new digital signalling

Much of Britain’s rail signalling uses Victorian technology, with line-side traffic lights controlling trains. With more than half of these systems needing to be replaced within the next 15 years, government-owned Network Rail will install digital versions which will enable trains to run closer together, boosting frequency, speed and reliability.

New trains to be digital or digital-ready, railway strategy reveals

All new trains and rail signalling will be digital or digital-ready from next year to reduce overcrowding and cut delays, the Transport Secretary has announced. Chris Grayling compared the move to when consumers bought future-proof digital televisions ahead of the switchover from analogue broadcasts around a decade ago.

New trains to be digital or digital-ready, railway strategy reveals

All new trains and rail signalling will be digital or digital-ready from next year to reduce overcrowding and cut delays, the Transport Secretary has announced. Chris Grayling compared the move to when consumers bought future-proof digital televisions ahead of the switchover from analogue broadcasts around a decade ago.

New trains to be digital or digital-ready, railway strategy reveals

All new trains and rail signalling will be digital or digital-ready from next year to reduce overcrowding and cut delays, the Transport Secretary has announced. Chris Grayling compared the move to when consumers bought future-proof digital televisions ahead of the switchover from analogue broadcasts around a decade ago.

New trains to be digital or digital-ready, railway strategy reveals

All new trains and rail signalling will be digital or digital-ready from next year to reduce overcrowding and cut delays, the Transport Secretary has announced. Chris Grayling compared the move to when consumers bought future-proof digital televisions ahead of the switchover from analogue broadcasts around a decade ago.

New trains to be digital or digital-ready, railway strategy reveals

All new trains and rail signalling will be digital or digital-ready from next year to reduce overcrowding and cut delays, the Transport Secretary has announced. Chris Grayling compared the move to when consumers bought future-proof digital televisions ahead of the switchover from analogue broadcasts around a decade ago.

New trains to be digital or digital-ready, railway strategy reveals

All new trains and rail signalling will be digital or digital-ready from next year to reduce overcrowding and cut delays, the Transport Secretary has announced. Chris Grayling compared the move to when consumers bought future-proof digital televisions ahead of the switchover from analogue broadcasts around a decade ago.

Trains to go digital in bid to bring UK's Victorian-era rail network up to speed

All new trains and rail signalling will be made digital in a bid to reduce overcrowding, cut delays and upgrade the UK’s Victorian-era transport network. compared the move to when consumers bought future-proof digital televisions ahead of the switchover from analogue broadcasts around a decade ago.

New trains to be digital or digital-ready, railway strategy reveals

All new trains and rail signalling will be digital or digital-ready from next year to reduce overcrowding and cut delays, the Transport Secretary has announced. Chris Grayling compared the move to when consumers bought future-proof digital televisions ahead of the switchover from analogue broadcasts around a decade ago.

New trains to be digital or digital-ready, railway strategy reveals

All new trains and rail signalling will be digital or digital-ready from next year to reduce overcrowding and cut delays, the Transport Secretary has announced. Chris Grayling compared the move to when consumers bought future-proof digital televisions ahead of the switchover from analogue broadcasts around a decade ago.

Dorsey Represents Energy Helpline and UK Web Media Founders in Creation of Comparison Technologies

Comparison Technologies will be a multi-channel price comparison enabler in home services (energy, broadband, television and telephone). The formation of Comparison Technologies through the combination of EHL and UKWM creates the only independent player in the United Kingdom that provides....

Tech Q&A: Trading cable TV for internet streaming

Q: I would like to cut the cord for TV and other services because my Comcast bill is about $220 a month for internet, Wi-Fi, phone, and TV (including premium channels such as HBO.) I don't want satellite TV, and I can't receive free over-the-air TV broadcasts because rooftop antennas aren't permitted where I live.

Tech Q&A: Trading cable TV for internet streaming

Q: I would like to cut the cord for TV and other services because my Comcast bill is about $220 a month for internet, Wi-Fi, phone, and TV (including premium channels such as HBO.) I don't want satellite TV, and I can't receive free over-the-air TV broadcasts because rooftop antennas aren't permitted where I live.

Tech Q&A: Trading cable TV for internet streaming

Q: I would like to cut the cord for TV and other services because my Comcast bill is about $220 a month for internet, Wi-Fi, phone, and TV (including premium channels such as HBO.) I don't want satellite TV, and I can't receive free over-the-air TV broadcasts because rooftop antennas aren't permitted where I live.

Digital platforms disrupt TV space

MultiChoice CEO Yolisa Phahle and Wonderhood Studios Founder David Abraham. Shifting consumer audience demands and lifestyles have disrupted the television industry, eroding a good chunk of the power that pay TV and prime time free television schedules used to enjoy.

Bungay Town FC’s cup final to be broadcast live

The Black Dogs will face off against Woodbridge Town FC at Portman Road, Ipswich, on Friday, May 11. On the day a team of digital television production students from Ravensbourne University will be on hand to broadcast the match live on the Suffolk FA Official Facebook page.

comScore Releases 2018 Snapshot of Online Behaviour Impacting the Travel Sector in Europe; Average Travel Spending-per-Buyer Increases

The UK leads the pack with 94 percent of its digital population visiting travel sites – the highest proportion in Europe. In contrast, that figure is 65 percent in Germany. The numbers are 67 percent, 69 percent and 86 percent for France, Italy and Spain, respectively.

TEGNA Inc. : Reports 2018 First Quarter Results

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) today announced solid financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. Highlights for the first quarter of 2018: Revenue was 12 percent higher year-over-year, at the high end of guidance range previously provided, excluding terminated digital businesses; GAAP....

Eagle Communications Moves Forward Signing Elevate SaaS Agreement with Espial

OTTAWA, Canada--( )--Espial announced today that Eagle Communications, a leading provider of high-speed internet, digital TV, telephone, and commercial services based in Hays, Kansas has signed an agreement to license Espial’s Elevate SaaS video platform.

Customers have gone digital, now on firms to catch up

As the country continues to shoot for Thailand 4.0, talk of the digital gap is intensifying. Not only do we need a strong ecosystem for cutting-edge start-ups by ex-Googlers and MIT graduates, we also need to think of how digitalisation can reach our farmers and motorcycle drivers.

SES Increases Reach in Nigeria to over 11m TV Homes

By Emma Okonji. SES, a global satellite service provider, significantly increased its technical reach in Nigeria to over 11 million TV homes in 2017, up from three million in 2015. The growth figure was obtained from the recent Satellite Monitor research, a market study commissioned by SES that....

StarTimes expands mobile APP delivery

Nike Popoola. Startimes, a Pay TV company, has said that its mobile application is a source for rich content on news, music, international movies, local content and entertainment in general. According to a statement from the Brand and Marketing Director, Qasim Elegbede, “The StarTimes mobile app....

Customers have gone digital, now on firms to catch up

As the country continues to shoot for Thailand 4.0, talk of the digital gap is intensifying. Not only do we need a strong ecosystem for cutting-edge start-ups by ex-Googlers and MIT graduates, we also need to think of how digitalisation can reach our farmers and motorcycle drivers.

European broadcasters team up to take on the likes of Netflix

Faced with growing dominance in the streaming market by US services such as Netflix and Amazon Prime - Europe has taken it upon itself to try and combat the leaders in digital TV. A production agreement, called The Alliance, is in the works by the French public broadcaster France Televisions, Italy's RAI TV, and Germany's ZDF.

Bukedde 2 now on Zuku platform

KAMPALA - Starting November 2013, this year, Bukedde TV2 and WBS will air on ZUKU TV, a multichannel digital satellite TV service in East Africa. ZUKU TV is a product of the Wananchi group, the fastest growing pay digital TV company in East Africa that offers quality TV service at an affordable price.

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China takes up Australia's former radio space in Pacific

China has taken over many of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's former shortwave radio frequencies into the Pacific. In response to budget cuts, the ABC ...

BARC participating in ‘science, skill and service’

Press release. Members of the Bishop Amateur Radio Club will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, June 23 – 24 at Diaz Lake, just ...

Radio Programme Highlight: ‘We empowered people to claim their rights’

Today we’re asking one of the editors, Assadiq Musa, about his favorite Radio Dabanga programme. Fi El Mizan did not shy away from topics considered taboo in Su...

Makers of Dabanga: The story of Klaas van Dijken

Displaced hiding in caves in western Jebel Marra in February 2016 (RD) Several experienced journalists make the daily news broadcasts of Radio Dabanga possible...

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Church Says Trolling Of Patriarch Kirill Responsible For Declining Public Support For Orthodoxy – OpEd

Some blame this on the behavior of priests and senior clergy, behavior that polls show puts Russians off, and others simply on the growing secularization of Rus...

Why host the World Cup?

NORTHAMPTON, MASSACHUSETTS — Whom would you trust more, Russian President Vladimir Putin or Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel? Whereas Putin is reveling in the attenti...

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Shamans are called many things in various cultures, and there is as yet little agreement on exactly who is a shaman and who is not, Nikolay Karchurov, the repre...

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This double whammy, the director of research at the Moscow Center for Strategic Planning argues, can best be avoided by ending the draft, relying on volunteers,...

NATO head: No guarantee trans-Atlantic alliance will survive

The secretary-general of NATO says bonds between Europe and North America have weakened, and he appealed for an international effort to shore up the trans-Atlan...

The combined total of Greece’s bailouts is bigger than Hong Kong’s economy

Since 2010, Greece has undergone three bailouts worth a staggering total of nearly €310 billion ($360 billion). The aid money was made available to Greece’s gov...

Syria shells rebel-held areas ahead of possible offensive

Syrian state media say government forces have shelled rebel-held areas in the south, in new violence that further undermined an international "de-escalation" ag...

Ian Goldin: “Renaissance 2.0: Globalisation, disruption and policy”

Thank you very much for hosting me for the Coffees of the Secretary-General and thank you for attending my talk. I was at the OECD many years ago and have been ...

Man arrested in Spain after Ireland international Ciaran Clark knocked unconscious following bar attack

. A man has been arrested in Spain after punching Ireland defender Ciaran Clark during an attack in a bar in Magaluf. https://www.independent.ie/sport/soccer/...

LETTERS: Real radio treat

There is a treat in store this coming Easter weekend for fans of radio as it should be in the UK. Radio Caroline North once again team up with Manx Radio, using...

Radio station Northsound to switch off analogue service

Originally Northsound, like other local radio stations, broadcast on both FM and medium wave - but in the 1990s it started to provide distinct services on each ...

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...

Sessions Says He Never ‘Intended’ To Separate Immigrant Families. That’s A Lie.

In an interview with Christian Broadcasting Network that is set to air Friday, Sessions agreed that thousands of children ― some just months old ― being torn fr...

Sessions denies intention to separate families after defending policy with Bible verse

said his Justice Department “never really intended” to separate migrant families at the US-Mexico border — just days after defending the “zero tolerance“ policy...

In 'To Life', Erin Zimmerman captures Israeli humanity overseas

Those stories and more were featured in her latest documentary for the Christian Broadcasting Network, To Life , How Israeli Volunteers are Changing the World. ...

Clergy Condemns AG Justifying Family Separation With Bible

Christian leaders are condemning Attorney General Jeff Sessions for quoting the Bible to justify separating families at the border, saying he misinterpreted scr...

Clergy Condemns AG Justifying Family Separation With Bible

Christian leaders are condemning Attorney General Jeff Sessions for quoting the Bible to justify separating families at the border, saying he misinterpreted scr...

Lucy Gichuhi claimed $7,675 to visit Sydney on 'electorate business'

Embattled Liberal senator Lucy Gichuhi claimed a $7,675 electorate allowance from taxpayers to visit a former prime minister and a Christian radio station more ...

Danny Gokey, Tauren Wells to bring concert to Topeka

A pair of Grammy Award nominees whose music is regularly featured on Christian radio stations will be in concert this coming fall at the Topeka Performing Arts ...

A South Dakota Christian radio station makes waves

Sioux City, IA (51101) Today. Intervals of clouds and sunshine. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 81F. SE winds shifting to WNW at 15 to 25 mph.....

Longshot Democrats target 'unwinnable' seats in California

This is no suburban, coast-hugging battleground. This is Yucca Valley, the part of California where it's easier to get a signal for the local Christian radio st...

Omaha Christian radio station KGBI gets new owner

Omaha, NE (68102) Today. A mix of clouds and sun in the morning followed by cloudy skies during the afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High ...

'Don't worry we are dealing with the Christians': Algeria's crackdown on churches

Largely dormant for more than 10 years, a law in Algeria which permits the outright persecution of Christians is shaking back into life. As Africa's largest cou...

Jim Bakker's TV show amounts to spiritual abuse – so why is he still broadcasting?

If one thing is sadly clear from watching far too much late-night Christian television, it's that some believers are painfully gullible, and easily led. Perhaps...

One America News' On-Location Syria Report: No Chemical Attack- Video

OEN's Ann Wright, notes in her OEN article, " No Chemical Attack in Douma, Two International Investigative Reporters in Douma Write " that "One America News, a ...

Political Cornflakes: Forget Fox News. Christian TV is becoming the go-to Trump fawning network

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2016, photo, former Republican presidential candidate and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee speaks at Inspired Grounds Cafe in West Des...

Church and State

The Friday Cover is POLITICO Magazine's email of the week's best, delivered to your inbox every Friday morning. By signing up you agree to receive email newsle...

Court acquits Rubenis, reduces sentences for other defendants in digital TV case

Apart from Rubenis, the judges of the appeals court also acquitted Didzis Jonovs , a former state trustee at the Latvian State Radio and Television Center (LVRT...

Slacker Radio Partners With Dash Radio To Bring An Expanded Lineup Of Original Content To The Slacker Platform

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LiveXLive Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVX ) ("LiveXLive"), a global digital media company focused on live entertai...

LiveXLive Media : Slacker Radio Partners With Dash Radio To Bring An Expanded Lineup Of Original Content To The Slacker Platform

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LiveXLive Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVX) ('LiveXLive'), a global digital media company focused on live entertai...

No radio solution in sight for 911 district

Nearly a year after Deschutes County’s 911 district went live with a new digital radio system, Bend Police officers still file complaints about it daily. But De...

Russia v Saudi Arabia: World Cup 2018 opening match – live!

Elis speaks: From our occasional Football Weekly guest and guest host, the Welsh comedian, actor, digital radio DJ, Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci enthusiast and Swansea...

Philippines: Donor Development & Communications Manager (For Nationals Only)

DONOR DEVELOPMENT AND COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER. Fundraising and Marketing Unit. The role The primary purpose of this position is to lead the organization to signi...

TV tops in May ad spending

Overall media ad spending in May is estimated at 8.99 billion baht, with traditional TV accounting for 3.33 billion baht (37%), followed by digital TV at 2.39 b...

Poor Mpumalanga households get connected to digital TV grid

Deputy Minister of Communications Pinky Kekana will connect 300 homes in Mpumalanga to the digital television grid on Friday. Kekana will lead a digital migrati...

In debt for transmission services, Ukraine’s public TV broadcaster goes off air

Ukraine’s only public terrestrial television channel, UA: Pershyi, was taken off the air on June 18 because of unpaid debts, its management said in statement. T...

In Uganda, football fever causes betting...

On a pot-holed street by Uganda's sprawling central jail, young men stream into a luminous betting shop that stands out from the surrounding dingy grocery store...

Flow Capital Announces Binding Agreement to Sell Agnity Global Royalty to Universal mCloud

TORONTO, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Flow Capital Corp. (“ Flow Capital ” and “ Flow ”) today announced that it has signed a binding agreement to sell its...

AT&T Debuts "WatchTV" with Two New Unlimited Wireless Plans

. First of New Offers to Come Following AT&T and Time Warner Merger New "Unlimited &MoreSM Premium" Customers Will Receive a Choice of Another Entertainment Ser...

AT&T Debuts "WatchTV" with Two New Unlimited Wireless Plans

DALLAS, June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- We were the first wireless provider to pair entertainment and unlimited data. That's because unlimited is pretty limited w...

Top 5 fitness bands you need to track your way to a healthier lifestyle

With people becoming increasingly health conscious by the day, the health and fitness market has evolved drastically in the past few years. Consumers have a lot...

Confirmed: Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro to launch on June 25

Xiaomi is gearing up to launch the Redmi 6 Pro in China on June 25. The company made the announcement on the Chinese microblogging website Weibo with a poster w...

LIVE: Joint press conference of Zohrab Mnatsakanyan and Federica Mogherini

Republic of Armenia Yerevan 25, Alex Manukyan 5 Tel. 00 37410 570970 Fax 00 37412 570007. Reproduction on full or in part is prohibited without reference to Pub...

Minister Mokonyane reviews decision of litigate on South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Executive Appointments Judgement

PRETORIA, South Africa, June 21, 2018/APO Group/ -- The Minister of Communications, Ms Nomvula Mokonyane, has noted the judgement of Matojane J in the matter of...

ICE confirms it has temporarily shut down Portland facility over protests

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) confirmed Wednesday that it has temporarily shut down a regional office in Portland, Ore., due to persisting prot...

MIL-OSI Energy: Industry data show widespread contamination from coal ash

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis. West Virginia Public Radio: For generations, coal power has fueled American prosperity. But for e...

Shipping, Boating Traffic To Be Halted For Trump Rally In Duluth

A file photo from June 10 of President Donald Trump arriving aboard Air Force One. Win McNamee | Getty Images By Rich Kremer, Wisconsin Public Radio The U.S. C...

Jeff Moehlis: Find What You’re Looking For with Negativland’s Mark Hosler

Negativland's first album came out in 1980 while Hosler was still in high school, and the band broke through to college radio with the 1987 album Escape From No...

Inside the career of Fox News host Sean Hannity, who was once...

http://www.businessinsider.com/sean-hannity-career-2018-4?utm_source=hearst&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=allverticals. Inside the career of Fox News host Se...

Seniors Set Unofficial World Record

ELMHURST, IL —As Elmhurst College seniors getting ready to graduate in May, Jennifer Anthony and Emma Kaminski wanted to do something big to commemorate their t...

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...

The many lives of Ken new It's impossible to have a quick chat with Ken Murray. It's not his rate of speech

"At the time in Ireland, none of the pirate radio stations were doing current affairs, only playing music, and we covered local elections live, airing Mass, and...

Modern radio ‘pirates’ turn the tables on traditional music stations

The pirate radio pioneers of the 1960s broadcast from out at sea but their spiritual successors are keeping the flame alive from school dormitories. Two music e...

Modern radio ‘pirates’ turn the tables on traditional music stations

The pirate radio pioneers of the 1960s broadcast from out at sea but their spiritual successors are keeping the flame alive from school dormitories. Two music e...

Pirate radio stations explode on YouTube

and Jonny Laxton were 13 when they met at a boarding school in Crowthorne, England, in 2011. They bonded over a shared love of underground music and in 2014 sta...

Pirate Radio Stations Explode on YouTube

At first, the channel grew slowly. Then, in the spring of 2016, Mr. Pritchard discovered 24/7 live-streaming, a feature that allows YouTube’s users to broadcast...