Shortwave IT!

Sunday, Nov 19th

Last update09:17:41 AM GMT

Digital TV

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.

Information Minister Visits TV and Radio Stations of Kampong Cham Provincial Information Department

. AKP Kampong Cham, September 29, 2017— H.E. Khieu Kanharith (R, Pic. 1), Minister of Information, accompanied by the ministry’s senior officials, visits TV and radio stations of Kampong Cham Provincial Department of Information and the construction of Nanning Digital TV station in Kampong Cham province this morning.

iWant TV Now Offers Pay-Per-View

In its first pay-per-view offering, iWant TV brings back the ‘90s in movies as it offers remastered films via “Reel Feel,” starting October Catch Richard Gomez, Dawn Zulueta, Aga Mulach, Jolina magdangal, and Marvin Agustin in some of their most memorable roles in ABS-CBN’s over-the-top content....

Gadget finds for your gift list

By Edsel Lorete, Contributor. The holiday season has begun in the Philippines, and with it the need to review our annual gift list. If you are into gadgets, the season is steaming with some of the best wireless devices detailed for endless social multitasking, including a TV receiver the size of a coin.

Watch WBRC FOX6 News: Antenna tips and reception troubleshooting

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Those who wish to watch WBRC FOX6 News programming on their TV without having cable can tune in our digital signal for free by setting up an antenna to receive our "off-air" digital signal. With a digital television set, you can set up an antenna, then go through television menu options to "antenna setup: Digital.

Page 7 of 316

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

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

Wireless Innovation Forum : Announces 2017 Wireless Innovation Achievement Award Winners

, a non-profit international industry association dedicated to driving the future of radio communications and systems worldwide, today announced the winners of ...

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

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

Hacker Allegedly Infiltrates North Korean Radio Station, Plays 'The Final Countdown'

A famous hacker who goes by the name “The Jester” claims to have hijacked a North Korean radio station to play “The Final Countdown” by Swedish rock band Europe...

Get on world radio & TV now!

Get on world radio & TV now!

Why this site?

This site contains links to specialized media information courtesy of NEXUS-International Broadcasting Association (NEXUS-IBA), a non profit org...

Russians Possess Less Than One Percent Of World’s Wealth – OpEd

By Paul Goble Last year, Credit Suisse reports, the total wealth of the people of the world increased 6.4 percent to 280 trillion US dollars. Of that, Russians ...

How the iPhone put the spotlight on sexual harassment

Someday, when the history of the smart phone is written, historians should give the devices credit for finally ending one of western civilization’s oldest tradi...

Kremlin Won’t Make Concessions To Kazan On Language Issue – OpEd

By Paul Goble When Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov said last week that education officials in Moscow were willing to allow for two hours a week of compul...

3:23 am

By Paul Goble The Carriers Union says that Russian truckers will resume their strike in more than 50 federal subjects from December 15 to 25 to press their dema...

China wants Bangladesh, Myanmar to solve Rohingya crisis bilaterally

“The international community should not complicate the situation,” Wang said in a press briefing at the Chinese Embassy in Dhaka. “Actions in the United Nations...

Live TV Now Global 3000 13:00 UTC DW News

Bands, Trends and Events - the Best Music from Germany. English It's Rammstein week: we chart the band's rise to international fame, take you to the premiere of...

International student industry 'not a tap that can be easily turned on and off'

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has targeted a 20,000 to 30,000 drop in annual net migration, with the Labour Party expressing concern before the election that fo...

'On $20 an hour, I'd be the happiest woman in the world'

In a slowing economic environment, it's been suggested that an increase might put pressure on the country's many small businesses to increase their costs or, if...

Spain: Ex-Caracas mayor meets leader after fleeing Venezuela

Ousted Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma greets a journalist at El Dorado international airport, as he walks to his gate for departure, in Bogota, Colombia, Friday,...

Minister of Information meets Governor of West Darfur State

Khartoum, Aug.28(SUNA)-Minister of Information, Dr Ahmed Bilal Osman met in his office, Monday, Governor of West Darfur State, Fadl-al-Mula Al-Haga. The meeting...

FIJIANS in the most remote areas of Fiji will now be able to have better access to disaster-related information during a disaster. more...

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama switches on the medium wave radio transmission while JICA resident rep Hiroyuki Sawada (left) and FBC CEO Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum ...

AM radio now Fiji-wide

Fiji's prime minister says all Fijians can now tune in to the 'national dialogue' following the rehabilitation of the country's medium wave radio infrastructure...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. more...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. With...

AIR to revitalise Punjabi service to augment reach in India,

Public service broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) is planning to "revitalise" its Punjabi service to augment its reach to the Punjabi-speaking listeners "on both...

Trump will arrive as charities flee Mar-a-Lago

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

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

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

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

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

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

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

U.S. Christian press finds friends in Israel

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

Pope Francis condoles with Iran over fatal quake

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

Vatican Ambassador: Pope has been closely following developments in Belarus

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

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

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

'Very strong words' at human development dicastery

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

Humanity risks suicide with nuclear arms

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

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...

Christian TV producer challenging Sen. Ted Cruz in GOP primary

AUSTIN — Christian TV producer Bruce Jacobson announced Thursday that he's running against Texas Sen. Ted Cruz in the 2018 Republican primary. In a speech, Jaco...

Continue reading Christian TV producer from North Richland Hills will challenge Sen. Ted Cruz in the GOP primary

AUSTIN — Christian TV producer Bruce Jacobson announced Thursday that he's running against Texas Sen. Ted Cruz in the 2018 Republican primary. In a speech, he t...

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 U.S. Senate seat next year. Jacobson, executive producer of James ...

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...

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...

FCC relaxes limits on owning newspapers, TV stations

By TALI ARBEL AP Technology Writer. NEW YORK (AP) - Federal regulators have weakened rules meant to support independent local media. Now, one company can own ne...

New FCC Regulation Raises Concerns Over Spying TVs and Obsolescence

Photo: AP. Do you remember the big changeover to digital TV a few years ago that made traditional antennas obsolete? Well, the FCC approved a new technology on ...

China Digital TV Holding Co. Ltd. ADR

. China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. engages in the provision of cloud-based application platforms and systems. Its products and solutions include smart wearabl...

China Digital TV to Hold 2017 Annual General Meeting on December 29, 2017

("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), a leading provider of cloud platforms embedded with gaming and other applications to PRC digital television and telecommu...

Key Insights on the Global Carrier Aggregation Solutions Market | Technavio

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20171118005034/en/ Technavio has published a new repor...

Flow Community Christmas gifts Gros Islet

(PRESS RELEASE) – Saint Lucia and the Caribbean’s leading telecommunications service provider has delivered on its promises to two of the island’s 10 districts,...

Huawei Watch 2 is an Android wearable with LTE

The Apple Watch Series 3 isn't the only new smartwatch with LTE support. The Huawei Watch 2 sold in Australia comes with 4G support. It'll work with AT&T and ...

Embattled Puerto Rico power authority director resigns

PREPA executive director Ricardo Ramos presented his letter of resignation to the agency's governing board today. "There were a series of distractions, and he m...

Not All IPhone Xs Use the Same Modem and They Perform Differently

In 2016, the company started using two different modems, one from Qualcomm, one from Intel. Apple has continued this practice with the iPhone X, and while the d...

New $167M Wisconsin wind farm to power 25,000 homes

A new wind farm in southwestern Wisconsin is expected to bring power to about 25,000 homes. Wisconsin Public Radio reports that EDP Renewables has finished cons...

New $167M Wisconsin wind farm to power 25,000 homes

A new wind farm in southwestern Wisconsin is expected to bring power to about 25,000 homes. Wisconsin Public Radio reports that EDP Renewables has finished cons...

University of Wisconsin-Superior suspends 25 programs

Purchase: Order Reprint SUPERIOR, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Superior leaders say they plan to suspend 25 programs to eliminate poor-performing majors and m...

New $167M Wisconsin wind farm to power 25,000 homes

Wisconsin Public Radio reports that EDP Renewables has finished construction on the $167 million Quilt Block Wind Farm in Lafayette County. Dairyland Power Coop...

New $167M Wisconsin wind farm to power 25,000 homes

A new wind farm in southwestern Wisconsin is expected to bring power to about 25,000 homes. Wisconsin Public Radio reports that EDP Renewables has finished cons...

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...