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China Digital TV Announces Update on Special Cash Dividend to Shareholders

Source: China Digital TV – Press Release/Statement: Headline: China Digital TV Announces Update on Special Cash Dividend to Shareholders. BEIJING June 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (OTC: STVVY) (“China Digital TV” or the “Company”), a leading provider of cable TV....

China Digital TV Announces Update on Special Cash Dividend to Shareholders

BEIJING June 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (OTC: STVVY) ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), a leading provider of cable TV technology that enables China's cable TV and IPTV markets to offer diversified TV content services, today announced updates on the special cash....

Global Digital and Mobile Media

The uptake of entertainment services continues to put pressure on infrastructure. LONDON, June 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The use of video-based entertainment, TV programs, digital music, social media and gaming continues to rise across the world as the demand from consumers to be entertained continues to grow.

MultiChoice hails Gotv’s success

Mauritius. MultiChoice Africa’s CEO, Tim Jacobs, has praised the success of the company’s GOtv DTT (Digital Terrestrial Television) offering, which currently operates in eight countries, including Namibia, bringing low-cost digital television to homes and supporting governments in freeing up vital....

LG Electronics and MStar to Support Eurofins Digital Testing's 4K HDR Ultra HD Logo Scheme

- Eurofins Digital Testing's logo will make it easy to identify next-gen LG and MStar devices that deliver HDR, UHD and WCG simultaneously. BRISTOL, United Kingdom, June 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurofins Digital Testing , a global leader in end-to-end quality assurance (QA) and testing services,....

LG Electronics and MStar to Support Eurofins Digital Testing's 4K HDR Ultra HD Logo Scheme

Eurofins Digital Testing's logo scheme identifies devices that have been fully tested and proven to deliver the highest picture quality currently available, including High Dynamic Range (HDR), Ultra-High Definition (UHD) and Wide Color Gamut (WCG) simultaneously, from broadcast and broadband sources, as well as HDMI.

BR1M recipients to get digital television service decoders

Wednesday, 7 June 2017 BR1M recipients to get digital television service decoders. by martin carvalho KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 4.2 million BR1M households will receive free MYTV decoders as the nation moves towards full digital broadcasting. The MYTV decoder allows viewers to get myFreeview, a....

Netflix's Subscriber Base Could Hit 128 Million By 2022, Pushing Revenue To $15 Billion

Netflix Inc. could reach 128 million paid subscribers by 2022, according to a report from Digital TV Research that was published by Research and Markets. That would be a 44% increase from the 89 million paid subscribers Netflix reported at the end of 2016. The report expects international subscribers to surpass U.

Netflix Inc.

could reach 128 million paid subscribers by 2022, according to a report from Digital TV Research that was published by Research and Markets. That would be a 44% increase from the 89 million paid subscribers Netflix reported at the end of 2016. The report expects international subscribers to surpass U.

Netflix's subscriber base could hit 128 million by 2022, pushing revenue to $15 billion

Netflix Inc. could reach 128 million paid subscribers by 2022, according to a report from Digital TV Research that was published by Research and Markets. That would be a 44% increase from the 89 million paid subscribers Netflix reported at the end of 2016. The report expects international subscribers to surpass U.

PM launches myFreeview digital broadcast, 4.2m decoders to be given free

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak holding a digital broadcasting receiver after the launch of the myFreeview digital terrestrial television services in Kuala Lumpur, June 6, 2017. — Bernama pic KUALA LUMPUR, June 6 – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak tonight opened a new vista in the....

Stop Faith schools, ban headscarves for young girls and deport all known terrorists: Loose Women star's 10 step plan to stop Islamist radicalisation

Muslim Loose Women star Saira Khan is an outspoken television presenter never afraid to debate the issues of the day. In the past she has been criticised by some in the Muslim community but she is one of the most recognisable faces in the public eye with Islamic heritage.

PTCL Pakistan Telecommunication : Smart TV and App bring Ad Free Champions Trophy

Islamabad, June 05, 2017: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has taken the lead by bringing advertisements-free Cricket Champions Trophy 2017 for cricket lovers nationwide. PTCL remains a proud supporter of the Pakistan Cricket Team and its customers can now enjoy the thrill and....

ReachMe in US hotels and airports, announces India's Toonz TV

MUMBAI: India’s Toonz Media Group's new kids channel will now be distributed via ReachMe.TV’s in-hotel and in-airport networks in the US. Toonz TV is planning to roll out internationally in the third quarter of 2017. Toonz Media has partnered with Los Angeles-based mobile entertainment network ReachMe.

DTH subscriber growth slows down even further

BENGALURU: Despite the information and broadcasting (I&B) ministry extending the deadline for phase IV of cable television digitisation by three months to 31 March 2017, owing to the “unsatisfactory progress of installation of set top boxes (STBs) in phase IV areas”, reports submitted by the....

Push for African TV's digital migration to close the divide

The International Telecommunications Union set an ambitious goal for all of Africa’s broadcast companies to convert to digital terrestrial television by 2015. Only three countries, namely, Rwanda, Tanzania and Kenya, made the switch-over timeously but still endure many technical headaches. To date only five of the 54 countries achieved the upgrade.

Court steps in for faltering Thai TV

The Administrative Court's injunction disallowing the broadcasting regulator from claiming an additional bank guarantee from Thai TV Co is just a normal procedure as the legal battle between the two is not over, an expert says. The court on Thursday granted the injunction to delay the National....

Court freezes Thai TV's B1.97bn bank guarantee

The Supreme Administrative Court has issued an injunction to protect Thai TV's bank guarantee of 1.97 billion baht until it learns why the company had to shut down its two digital channels two years ago. The court issued the injunction on Thursday evening, approving the request by Thai TV.

Controversy over public media ...

Poland's cable TV operators risk losing clients as many are looking to avoid the public media fee, which the government plans to tie loosely to monthly pay TV subscriptions, Gazeta Wyborcza claims. Customers are looking to resign from pay TV contracts and using free digital TV, individuals from TV operators told the daily.

Devt of African TV industry takes front burner at Beijing seminar

Over 400 delegates from 46 African and Asian countries were present at the seminar that also attracted more than 30 Ministers of Information and Communication from African countries, including Nigeria, Central Africa Republic, Chad, Guinea, Liberia, Malawi, Zambia, DRC Congo and Ethiopia, vowing to....

Panichewa leads race for Now26 TV

A race to acquire Now26 TV, a digital TV channel under Nation Multimedia Group Plc (NGM), is heating up after Sombat Panichewa, chairman of Don Muang Tollway Plc, appears to be a potential buyer alongside Keeree Kanjanapas, chairman of SET-listed BTS Group Holdings Plc.

Well-packed “Qutu” offer from Nar

Nar became the first mobile operator in the country to offer digital TV, high speed fiber-optic internet and mobile communication services as a bundle. Customers who will benefit from the “Qutu” offer, will be able to save up to 50% of their digital TV, mobile communication and fixed internet costs,....

StarTimes, UNAIDS partner to help Africa end AIDS epidemic by 2030

As part of efforts to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030, Africa’s leading digital Television (TV) operator StarTimes and Joint United Nations Programme on AIDS (UNAIDS) has formally established partnership with signing a memorandum of understanding (MOU) in Beijing, China.

NDTV to provide content to unique metro-rail media system, partners XTD

MUMBAI: Premier television broadcaster NDTV is preparing to provide content to billboard-size digital TV screens installed in the Delhi Metro Rail network. NDTV, a leading news and infotainment network, is one of the first channels to launch innovative news and lifestyle channels.

Achieving Digital Switchover with Technology Adoption

Nigeria is among the several African countries that are yet to migrate from analogue broadcasting to digital broadcasting, otherwise known as digital switchover (DSO). Following new technology trends sweeping across the globe, the International Telecoms Union (ITU), the UN specialised agency for....

Mike McRoberts imparts wisdom to aspiring journalists

Newshub television presenter Mike McRoberts spoke to aspiring journalists today at Massey University’s ManawatÅ« campus. Speaking to current Massey students and staff, as well as high school pupils from Palmerston North Girls’ High School and Queen Elizabeth College, Mr McRoberts spoke candidly....

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Easy like Sunday morning

1. 90 years ago on July 23, 1927, the Bombay Presidency Radio Club started broadcasting over Indian airwaves. This was the start of radio in India. It was later...

South Sudan blocks access to independent websites

The South Sudanese government has blocked access to the websites of Dutch-backed Radio Tamazuj, as well as the popular news blogs Nyamilepedia and Paanluel Wel....

South Sudan blocks access to independent websites

The South Sudanese government has blocked access to the websites of Dutch-backed Radio Tamazuj, as well as the popular news blogs Nyamilepedia and Paanluel Wel....

All India Radio Earns Rs 10 Crore From PM's 'Mann Ki Baat'

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio address 'Mann Ki Baat' has generated a revenue of about Rs 10 crore for the All India Radio (AIR) in th...

PM Modi's Mann Ki Baat generates Rs 10 crore revenue for All India Radio in last 2 fiscals

PM Modi’s Mann Ki Baat generates Rs 10 crore revenue for All India Radio in last 2 fiscals Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio address 'Mann Ki Baat' h...

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Kazakhstan: Civic And Ethnic Identities Only Two Among Many – OpEd

By Paul Goble Like their Russian counterparts, Kazakh experts have long debated the relative strength of civic and ethnic attachments, Gulmira Ileuova says; but...

For The Chekists, Navalny Is The Yeltsin Of 1987 – OpEd

By Paul Goble Many have forgotten that in May 1987, Boris Yeltsin, then head of the Moscow city committee of the CPSU, received representatives of the chauvinis...

Caucasus Emirate Far From Dead But Focused Now On Syria – OpEd

She details the splits within the organization since the death of Emir Doku Umarov in 2013 and notes the absence of any single agreed-upon leader above the regi...

Can both Presidents leave the country?

By Josef Omorotionmwan. A T the presidential level, what we have today is a big improvement on what we had during the President Musa Yar’ Adua years. During the...

Papa Exhibits at Omba Gallery

By Staff Reporter. WINDHOEK. ‘Humble Tribute to the Ancestors’, is the title of an exhibition of new creative prints by Namibian international artist Papa Ndasu...

Sh10bn KQ plane grounded after JKIA accident

The accident is set to cost the airline’s insurers a tidy amount of money, especially the engine which is one of the most costly individual parts on an aircraft...

Charlie Gard's parents says it's time to let him die

LONDON The parents of Charlie Gard, whose battle to get their critically ill baby experimental treatment stirred international sympathy and controversy, dropped...

Charlie Gard parents drop legal fight, agree to let him die

LONDON — The parents of Charlie Gard, whose battle to get their critically ill baby experimental treatment stirred international sympathy and controversy, dropp...

Running on Empty or is IntelliPharmaCeutics International Inc (IPCI) Refueling?

Shares of IntelliPharmaCeutics International Inc ( IPCI) is moving on volatility today -7.06% or $ -0.19 rom the open. The NASDAQ listed company saw a recent bi...

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 and the Christian Fascists

Donald Trump's ideological vacuum, the more he is isolated and attacked, is being filled by the Christian right. This Christianized fascism, with its network of...

Trump and the Christian Fascists

Donald Trump’s ideological vacuum, the more he is isolated and attacked, is being filled by the Christian right. This Christianized fascism, with its network of...

How Evangelicals Are Influencing President Trump

Trump’s White House Has Evangelicals ‘On Speed Dial,’ Says Activist Who Prayed Over President. Evangelical Christians have unprecedented access to President Do...

Spicer Finally Takes On-Camera Questions — From Christian Broadcasting Network

The White House has not held an on-camera daily press briefing since June 29, and Sarah Sanders, the deputy press secretary, is scheduled to again take question...

After failing on health care, McConnell's rep

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) listens to a question during a press conference following the weekly policy meeting at the U.S. Capitol Dec. 1, 20...

St. Peter's Square fountains being shut off due to drought

VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St. Peter's Square, because of Italy's drought. Vatican Radio on M...

Vatican to Shut Off St. Peter's Square Fountains Due to Italy's Drought

Vatican City (AP) -- The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St. Peter's Square, because of Italy's drought. Vatican Radio on ...

St. Peter's Square fountains being shut off due to drought

VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St. Peter's Square, because of Italy's drought. Vatican Radio on M...

St. Peter's Square fountains being shut off due to drought

VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St. Peter's Square, because of Italy's drought. Vatican Radio on M...

St. Peter's Square fountains being shut off due to drought

VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St. Peter's Square, because of Italy's drought. Vatican Radio on M...

Christian TV to Sean Spicer: People are wondering how to pray for you

Spicer appeared via a video feed standing under the hot morning sun in the White House courtyard, where he fielded friendly questions about health care, the Rus...

Controversial Moroccan Christian Preacher Challenges Salafi Scholar to Debate

Rabat – The controversial Moroccan Christian preacher Brother Rachid has challenged Moroccan Salafi scholar Mohamed El Fizazi to debate Islam and Christianity. ...

This apocalyptic Korean Christian group goes by different names. Critics say it's just a cult.

A visit with Chairman Lee. The members of Shinchonji call him “Chairman Lee,” or just “the chairman.” In church literature, he is also variously identified as “...

Christian Television Network host to bring talents to stage at Dulcet

Derrick Williams, host of the Christian Television Network's The Gospel Voice , brings something new to New Port Richey this month. Beginning July 23, the vocal...

Christian TV In Russia Bribes LGBT To Leave The Country

Christian TV In Russia Offers To Pay LGBT To Leave The Country For Good. Russia’s religious TV channel is offering to send LGBT Russians abroad for good, so th...

Charlize Theron admits to taking drugs in her 20s

Charlize Theron has admitted to taking drugs in her twenties. Although the 41-year-old actress now leads a quiet life with her son Jackson and daughter August, ...

Charlize Theron admits to taking drugs in her 20s

Charlize Theron has admitted to taking drugs in her twenties. Although the 41-year-old actress now leads a quiet life with her son Jackson and daughter August, ...

Charlize Theron admits to taking drugs in her 20s

has admitted to taking drugs in her twenties. Although the 41-year-old actress now leads a quiet life with her son Jackson and daughter August, she revealed tha...

Editorial: Don’t encrypt county radio traffic without proof it is necessary

If law enforcement agencies in Deschutes County are going to encrypt their radio traffic, they need to come up with better examples of why it is necessary. Publ...

Smooth jazz fans get an HD Radio station in DFW that’s easy to listen to

The music has already been changing, with a soft launch that began last Thursday (and, as was the case with the “traditional” version of the Oasis, it’s not all...

Do or die time for digital TV operators

After three years of digital TV operations, a clear-cut picture is emerging of those who will rise and those who will fall by the wayside. Industry experts agre...

BEC World Public : AIS denies channel takeover report

July 23 --Mobile phone operator Advanced Info Service (AIS) has denied a media report that it is preparing to take over a digital TV channel. AIS on Saturday se...

AIS denies channel takeover report

Mobile phone operator Advanced Info Service (AIS) has denied a media report that it is preparing to take over a digital TV channel. AIS on Saturday sent a lette...

Top-tier telly for your living room

A stunning addition to anyone’s living room, the Samsung Q7F QLED TV is a 65-inch TV with excellent 4K ultra HD pictures as well as plenty of fun IPTV and smart...

Global Cloud Computing Services, Platforms, Infrastructure and Everything as a Service (XaaS) Market Outlook 2017-2022: Forecasts by Service, Cloud Type, Industry Vertical, and Carrier Cloud

This research evaluates the global cloud computing marketplace including centralized and distributed services, platforms, and infrastructure. The report also an...

Honolulu Verizon customers have the #1 Rated Network

HONOLULU July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- When Verizon says, "today we're the best we can be and tomorrow we'll be better," it means it. Over the past five years, ...

Global Cloud Computing Services, Platforms, Infrastructure and Everything as a Service (XaaS) Market Outlook 2017-2022: Forecasts by Service, Cloud Type, Industry Vertical, and Carrier Cloud

report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. "Global Cloud Computing Services, Platforms, Infrastructure and Everything as a Service (XaaS): Market ...

Top Story Costs associated with Entune and Toyota’s Connected Services

The embedded navigation system in the 2018 Toyota Camry. Map updates are free during the trial period, and a fee schedule has yet to be determined for updates a...

Top Story Costs associated with Entune and Toyota’s Connected Services

The embedded navigation system in the 2018 Toyota Camry. Map updates are free during the trial period, and a fee schedule has yet to be determined for updates a...

What goes around comes around

In November 2006, in an interview with the US-based National Public Radio, the then Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Moudud Ahmed, speaking about...

Kushner Details Four Meetings With Russian Officials But Says 'I Did Not Collude'

Ahead of a closed-door meeting where Jared Kushner plans to testify before a Senate Intelligence Committee, Kushner also sent an 11-page statement declaring he ...

Richard Dawkins Event Canceled Over Past Comments About Islam

A public radio station in Berkeley, Calif., said it canceled a live discussion and book signing with the evolutionary biologist and noted atheist Richard Dawkin...

As The Climate Changes, Kenyan Herders Find Centuries-Old Way Of Life In Danger

. Out here, in West Pokot County, Kenya , the landscape looks like Mars - red clay, rocks, and in the distance, a mountain so bare, it looks like a giant bould...

Wisconsin has long history of devastating floods

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Though this summer's rains have caused extensive flooding in parts of Wisconsin, flooding has always been a part of life in the state beca...

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

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

The Psychedelic Furs are back by popular demand

Updated 10 minutes ago. Their songs were college radio staples in the early '80s — “The Ghost in You,” “Heartbreak Beats,” “All That Money Wants,” “House,” “Lov...

Jeff Moehlis: Break On Through with Robby Krieger from The Doors

There was a guy, Bob Brinkmeyer or something like that, and he ran the radio show out at the college. So we did a lot of shows with him, you know, just on the c...

Chattanooga radio reporter fired, blames lawmakers updated

Jacqui Helbert claims she was holding this mic and wearing these headphones when she went with students to meet lawmakers. (Image: WTVC) CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A...

Chattanooga radio reporter fired, blames lawmakers updated

Jacqui Helbert claims she was holding this mic and wearing these headphones when she went with students to meet lawmakers. (Image: WTVC) CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A...

Pastor la vista, baby! FCC enforcers shut down church pirate radio Forget about the internet: FM is where the real action is 71 Comments 14 Jul 21:50

Pastor la vista, baby! FCC enforcers shut down church pirate radio Forget about the internet: FM is where the real action is. Open up! It's the FCC! The words ...

Heritage railway stations tuning into the 1960s

A HERITAGE railway will be hosting a special tribute to pirate radio during its festival celebrating the 1960s. An exhibition dedicated to the history of offsho...

Pastor la vista, baby! FCC enforcers shut down church pirate radio Forget about the internet: FM is where the real action is 14 Jul 21:50

Pastor la vista, baby! FCC enforcers shut down church pirate radio Forget about the internet: FM is where the real action is. Open up! It's the FCC! The words ...

Kanu Or Saraki: Who Is A Greater Threat To Nigeria?

Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), who the government of President Buhari inadvertently made popular after it sent him into detention. Before then he was a lit...

Tomatoes and Watermelons

From Naewna, May 27, 2017 Title: Fate of Thailand…!! Man on left: Turbulent city bombing. Koo Tee. [Early suspicion about the bombing at the military-run hospit...