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SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket SpaceX launched a refurbished rocket from the Space Coast on Wednesday night.

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. - SpaceX launched a refurbished rocket from the Space Coast on Wednesday night. The Falcon 9 Rocket, which was used in February, will carry the Echo Star 105 satellite into space. It will provide digital TV and broadband internet to areas in Hawaii, Mexico and the Caribbean. The rocket blasted off at 6:53 p.

SpaceX to launch Falcon 9 rocket SpaceX will launch a refurbished rocket from the Space Coast on Wednesday night if weather

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. - SpaceX will launch a refurbished rocket from the Space Coast on Wednesday night if weather cooperates. The Falcon 9 Rocket, which was used in February, will carry the Echo Star 105 satellite into space. It will provide digital TV and broadband internet to areas in Hawaii, Mexico and the Caribbean.

How to fix Spanish audio on FOX by using SAP controls

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– Hearing Spanish audio on your programming instead of English? Here’s the cause and solution to fix it. Why am I hearing Spanish audio or a narrator? FOX Network broadcasts two audio channels. One designated “ENGLISH” and one designed “SPANISH” on viewers digital televisions.

SeaChange expands in Warsaw’s Astoria Premium Offices

SeaChange Polska, a provider of software for digital TV operators, has leased an additional more than 400 sqm of office space in the Astoria Premium Offices building in downtown Warsaw. The tenant, who moved into the property in April this year, will now occupy a total of almost 1,800 sqm in the location.

Digital Broadcasting: 2.4m STB Production Commissioned at CFTZ

By Bassey Inyang in Calabar. The multi-billion naira, Gospell Digital Technology, Ultra-Modern Surface Mount Technology (SMT), has been inaugurated at the Calabar Free Trade Zone for the manufacture of 2.4 million Set Top Boxes (STBs) as Nigeria looks forward to switching over from analogue to digital television broadcasting.

More Metro Manila viewers switch to digital TV, cable and satellite

A steadily growing number of Filipinos are saying goodbye to analog television and are now watching television via digital terrestrial television (DTT), cable or direct-to-home satellite TV based on the latest Kantar Media establishment survey conducted in August.

Exclusive: Fraud Uncovered in Proposed Launch of Digital TV Services By TSTV

The high expectations among Nigerians for an alternative to satellite television provider, DSTV has been shattered as the company that raised their hope, TSTV is unravelling owing to failure to obtain the necessary broadcasting and redistribution rights to the channels included its bouquet.

Kwese Free Sport Developing Basketball through Clinics

In its attempt to develop the game of basketball in Nigeria, about 250 students were involved in the basketball clinic organised by Kwese Free Sports and for the General Manager Kwese Free TV, Chichi Nwoko, it was a huge success. It was a gathering of who is who as far as basketball is concerned,....

Global $250+ Billion Pay TV Market 2017

report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. "Pay TV Market Analysis by Technology (Cable TV, Satellite TV, Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)), by Country (U.S., Canada, UK, Germany, China, India, Japan, Brazil, Mexico) and Segment Forecasts, 2014 - 2025" The global pay TV market is expected to reach USD 254.

Global $250+ Billion Pay TV Market 2017

The "Pay TV Market Analysis by Technology (Cable TV, Satellite TV, Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)), by Country (U.S., Canada, UK, Germany, China, India, Japan, Brazil, Mexico) and Segment Forecasts, 2014 2025" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. The global pay TV market is expected to reach USD 254.

Advisory council to fast track digital migration

Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo has established a Digital Migration Advisory Council, which consists of representatives from broadcasters, telecommunication companies, relevant government departments and State-owned entities. “This council is advising me on the initiatives we need to implement....

Global OTT rev to touch $83 bn by '22, India could improve ranking: Study

NEW DELHI: A global study projects that OTT TV episode and movie revenues would touch $ 83 billion by 2022, more than double the $ 37 billion recorded in 2016 with India expected to clock $ 1.5 billion by then, which will help it go up the pecking order that is presently led by the US.

Digital migration lead to huge growth of tv/radio station

By Bedah Mengo NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Kenya has registered an explosive growth in the number of TV and radio stations in about two years since the East African nation switched from analogue to digital broadcasting. The growth has been unprecedented, with the number of TV stations rising to 66 while radio stations have doubled to 178 since 2015.

More Metro Manila viewers watch TV on Digital TV, cable, and satellite

More and more Filipinos are saying goodbye to analog television and are now watching television via digital terrestrial television (DTT), cable, or direct-to-home satellite TV based on the latest Kantar Media establishment survey conducted in August. According to the study, 72% of homes in Metro....

Roundup: Digital migration leads to explosive growth of TV, radio stations in Kenya

by Bedah Mengo. NAIROBI, Oct. 4 (Xinhua) -- Kenya has registered an explosive growth in the number of TV and radio stations in about two years since the East African nation switched from analogue to digital broadcasting. The growth has been unprecedented, with the number of TV stations rising to 66....

72% in Metro Manila watch digitally-enabled TV

MANILA - Seven in 10 households in Metro Manila with TV sets are on digital and 1 in 2 homes without cable have ABS-CBN's TVplus digital box, the country's largest media and entertainment network said Wednesday. TVPlus had 3.6 million subscribers as of September and the digital service has helped ABS-CBN in the ratings.

ABS-CBN TVplus leads Metro Manila shift to digital

MANILA - Seven in 10 households in Metro Manila with TV sets are on digital and 1 in 2 homes without cable have ABS-CBN's TVplus digital box, the country's largest media and entertainment network said Wednesday. TVPlus had 3.6 million subscribers as of September and the digital service has helped ABS-CBN in the ratings.

What digital television switch-over entails

NKOLE NKOLE Lusaka A NEW era has emerged in Zambia marking an official shift from the analogue to the digital age. This is a process that was started in phases and which Zambia was obliged to carry out after the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), a United Nations Agency, set 17th June,....

Chief Media Transforms Programmatic TV Buying With New Advanced Audience Targeting for Linear TV

NEW YORK Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Chief Media, a leading direct response marketing agency, announced today new technology innovations that provide marketers with robust programmatic TV ad solutions and strategic media buying powered by first-party audience data.

Chief Media Transforms Programmatic TV Buying With New Advanced Audience Targeting for Linear TV

NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Chief Media, a leading direct response marketing agency, announced today new technology innovations that provide marketers with robust programmatic TV ad solutions and strategic media buying powered by first-party audience data.

comScore : and PlaceIQ Launch Jointly Developed Product to Quantify Impact of TV, Mobile and Desktop Advertising on Retail Store Visits

RESTON, Va., Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore and PlaceIQ today announced the launch of a joint solution, PlaceIQ PVR powered by comScore, which measures lift in retail visits resulting from TV, mobile and desktop advertising. With this solution, marketers and their agencies will be able to....

Liberty Global PLC LiLAC Cl A

. Liberty Global Plc is an international television and broadband company. It offers broadband communications services, including video, broadband Internet and fixed-line telephony services; B2B services; as well as mobile services. The company's brands include Virgin Media, Unitymedia, Telenet and UPC.

Amino Technologies : Directorate Change

2 October 2017. Amino Technologies plc. ('Amino' or 'the Company') Directorate Change. Amino Technologies plc (LSE AIM: AMO), the global provider of digital TV entertainment and cloud solutions to network operators, announces that after nearly 8 years' service, Michael Bennett has notified the Board....

Pakistan's communications system being revamped with aid from China: Report

After examination of the LTP document, the report said that the project aims at a revamped communications framework, which includes components such as a fibre optic cable connecting Pakistan and China, a new submarine landing station for internet traffic flow, e-governance and digital TV for all.

Exclusive: The CPEC plan for Pakistan’s digital future

KARACHI: A radical overhaul of Pakistan’s communications framework appears to be on the cards — or at least that is what Beijing and Islamabad have envisioned under their Long Term Plan (LTP) for the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. A closer examination of the LTP document obtained in June by Dawn....

Digital TV, growing telecom major drivers of coaxial cable growth in A-Pac: Study

MUMBAI: The global coaxial cables market is mature owing to the use of coaxial cables in industries for a long time and the slow or stagnant product innovation. Coaxial cables are used for supplying television channels and providing Internet access and telephony services to homes and offices.

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National Panasonic

My old National Panasonic shortwave radio had been gathering dust for many years. I didn't need it anymore because a small FM set costing Rs 150 was bringing me...

The ghostly radio station no one claims to run

It’s all thanks to “skywaves”. Higher frequency radio signals can only travel in a straight line, eventually becoming lost as they bump into obstacles or reach ...

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...

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...

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By Paul Goble Vladimir Putin’s Russian Guard has announced plans to subordinate a variety of elite special forces, including the OMON, SOBR, OSpN,, and USpN, un...

Iran Is Islamic Variant Of Soviet Union At Its End – OpEd

By Paul Goble Iran today resembles the USSR in its final days, “an ideological regime in collapse;” but the Iranian protesters are more radically inclined again...

Another Soviet Genocide – Kazakhstan, 1932-1933 — Coming Back To Haunt Moscow – OpEd

Population losses were almost as bad: 49 percent of the Kazakhs died or were killed and more than a quarter million more fled abroad to China or Afghanistan. (T...

Yet Another Country – Lithuania – Forced To Ask: Is This Stupidity Or Treason? – OpEd

By Paul Goble In mid-November 1916, Kadet leader Pavel Milyukov posed a question which is increasingly being heard in countries today. Confronted with governmen...

ICC Approves Perth Stadium for Hosting All International Formats

The newly completed Perth Stadium can be seen near the Crown Casino and central business district (CBD) of Perth in Australia, December 19 (Image: Reuters) Pert...

Australia Recall Cameron White to Replace Chris Lynn for England ODIs Ahead of Glenn Maxwell

. Australia batsman Cameron White plays a shot during the ICC World Twenty20 tournament cricket match between Bangladesh and Australia at The Sher-e-Bangla Nat...

EU backs under-fire Iran nuclear pact at Brussels talks

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson arrives for an EU3-Iran meeting at EEAS headquarters in Brussels on Thursday Jan. 11, 2018. European Union foreign minis...

Viper Networks Announces Coming Launch of Blockchain and Crypto Mining Technologies Group Division

TROY, Mich., Jan. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Viper Networks, Inc. (OTC Pink:VPER), (Company), an international leader in the LED lighting products & integrate...

Two footballers banned for life by UEFA

Two Maltese players have been banned for life and four others received long suspensions by UEFA following an investigation in match-fixing allegations concernin...

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...

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 ...

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...