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Conax Secures Canal Digital’s New 4K Android TV Service

OnePlace is now available to Canal Digital's DTH customers across their Nordic footprint. The brand-new OnePlace set-top box will deliver more content and games via the Google Play Store, easy access to all content from one unified user interface, as well as advanced features like voice search and....

Patients outraged for $13.75 daily fee for free-to-air television

The entertainment package also includes movie channels, digital TV channels, radio channels, internet, local telephone calls and various amounts of long distance and mobile phone calls. Prior to the implementation of the Telstra bedside entertainment, Royal Adelaide Hospital patients paid $10 to access basic free-to-air television channels.

Red Bee Media launches new digital video services for the Middle East at twofour54

Red Bee will provide a one-stop-shop for managed OTT services on a pay-as-you-grow basis. Expansion of services from Abu Dhabi across the Middle East Abu Dhabi: Red Bee Media, part of the Ericsson Group will be rolling out new over-the-top (OTT) digital TV and film services to broadcasters and....

Telstra accused of ‘ripping off’ vulnerable customers

LYNDSAY Iwanicki was desperate for a distraction from the agony of her inflammatory bowel disease while she was in hospital. Not only that, the pensioner from South Australia was surrounded by other patients loudly expressing their own pain and suffering. Fed up, she checked to see what was on her personal bedside television.

Telstra accused of ‘ripping off’ vulnerable customers

Not only that, the pensioner from South Australia was surrounded by other patients loudly expressing their own pain and suffering. Fed up, she checked to see what was on her personal bedside television. She only wanted to watch free-to-air channels to take her mind off the “pain and loneliness” of....

Tata Sky woos new customers with free Star Sports channels

MUMBAI: After Airtel Digital TV cut signals to Star India channels, Tata Sky has played smart and is working towards increasing its subcriber base. To acquire new customers, it has launched a new offer under which all new acquisitions on the platform will be provided Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1....

Airtel Digital TV disconnects Star India channels

MUMBAI: Direct to home (DTH) operator Airtel Digital TV, has temporarily discontinued Star India channels from its subscription packs from 8 March 2018, as it has not been to arrive at mutually acceptable terms with the broadcaster. The DTH operator offers 22 popular Star channels across genre and....

comScore Releases New 'Global Digital Future in Focus' Providing Snapshot of International Multi-Platform Consumption

Increased Mobile Measurement Footprint Allows Global Perspective on Mobile Audiences, Apps and Content Categories LONDON, March 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore, Inc. today published its 2018 international digital overview, titled 'Global Digital Future in Focus'.

BARC India partners with Airtel DTH to measure TV viewership

rating agency Broadcast (BARC) India today said it has partnered with direct to home operator Airtel Digital TV to include its subscriber homes into the (return path data) Panel. This partnership will provide a fillip to BARC Indias plan of scaling up panel homes to multiples of the mandated 50,000, the agency said in a statement.

BARC partners Airtel Digital TV for return path data

MUMBAI: Taking a big step towards using return path data (RPD) for TV viewership measurement, BARC India has tied up Airtel Digital TV, Airtel’s DTH arm, for including its subscriber homes into the BARC India RPD panel. This partnership will provide a fillip to BARC India’s plan of scaling up panel homes to multiples of the mandated 50,000.

RCA: BiH only European country without digital broadcasting

News in English Uto, 06.03.2018. 14:26 RCA: BiH only European country without digital broadcasting. SARAJEVO, March 6 (FENA) - Bosnia and Herzegovina is the only European country that has not introduced digital TV broadcasting and the deadline was passed back in 2015, said today the participants of....

The rise of period dramas on TV and OTT

MUMBAI: The last few years have seen a rise of period dramas on television enrapturing audiences all over the world. This is accompanied by large scale sets and VFX to transport viewers into an alternate reality. The aesthetic sets, splendid costumes, heavyweight actors cost producers unbelievable investments.

The world-maker

Meanwhile the Prasarttong-Osoth family, one of Thailand’s richest, and the owners of PP Television, bet Bt1.9 billion he could apply his Midas touch to One Channel, their new digital baby. Takonkiet knows all about successful gambles. Three decades ago the son of former finance minister Amnuay....

Analogue TV Switch-off Date Deferred For Smooth Transition To Digital TV

Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak (Bernama file pix) PUTRAJAYA, March 5 (Bernama) -- Malaysia will now switch off its analogue TV service at a later date instead of June 30 this year, Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak announced today.

The best companies to haggle with

He’s a saver’s salvation - the man who turns the pennies into pounds. And now Money Saving Expert website founder Martin Lewis has identified the best firms to barter with when you’re at the end of your household contracts. Whether it’s your digital TV service, mobile phone or breakdown cover, there....

Use your loyalty as a 'weapon' to reduce your bills

He’s a saver’s salvation - the man who turns the pennies into pounds. And now Money Saving Expert website founder Martin Lewis has identified the best firms to barter with when you’re at the end of your household contracts. Whether it’s your digital TV service, mobile phone or breakdown cover, there....

China Digital TV Announces Results of Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

BEIJING March 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (OTC: STVVY) ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), a leading provider of cloud platforms embedded with gaming and other applications to PRC digital television and telecommunication network operators, today announced the results....

China Digital TV Announces Results of Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), a leading provider of cloud platforms embedded with gaming and other applications to PRC digital television and telecommunication network operators, today announced the results of the Company's Extraordinary General Meeting of shareholders (the "EGM") held in Beijing today.

China Digital TV Announces Results of Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

At the EGM , shareholders, through a special resolution, approved the Board of Directors of the Company ("the Board") to amend certain provisions of the Second Amended and Restated Articles of Association of the Company. For more detailed information regarding the shareholder resolution adopted at....

TECHNICOLOR: TECHNICOLOR AGREES TO SELL TO INTERDIGITAL ITS PATENT LICENSING BUSINESS

Paris (France), 1 st March 2018 - Technicolor (http://www.technicolor.com) (Euronext Paris: TCH; OTCQX: TCLRY) announced today it will enter into an exclusive agreement pursuant to which InterDigital (NASDAQ: IDCC), a mobile technology research and development company, irrevocably commits to acquiring its Patent Licensing business.

TECHNICOLOR: TECHNICOLOR AGREES TO SELL TO INTERDIGITAL ITS PATENT LICENSING BUSINESS

Technicolor will maintain its Research & Innovation organization to assert its strong competitive technological differentiation for its operating businesses while engaging in funded research with InterDigital. Strategic rationale. This transaction allows Technicolor to fully focus on its operating businesses.

TECHNICOLOR: TECHNICOLOR AGREES TO SELL TO INTERDIGITAL ITS PATENT LICENSING BUSINESS

InterDigital (NASDAQ: IDCC), a mobile technology research and development company, irrevocably commits to acquiring its Patent Licensing business. Technicolor will maintain its Research & Innovation organization to assert its strong competitive technological differentiation for its operating....

TECHNICOLOR: TECHNICOLOR AGREES TO SELL TO INTERDIGITAL ITS PATENT LICENSING BUSINESS

InterDigital (NASDAQ: IDCC), a mobile technology research and development company, irrevocably commits to acquiring its Patent Licensing business. Technicolor will maintain its Research & Innovation organization to assert its strong competitive technological differentiation for its operating....

ASD MARKETWEEK FEATURES LATEST IN HDTV ANTENNA TECH

Cut the cord, watch Free local TV with ANTOP's AT-400BV Big Boy Outdoor HDTV Amplified Antenna! The AT-400BV is powerful enough to feed multiple TVs in a home providing a Whole-House-Solution. This Whole-House-Solution with new generation digital technology is designed to match the gain of traditional bulky, unsightly mechanical antennas.

Where to watch World Cup 2018

The biggest sporting event on earth is undoubtedly football's quadrennial international championship, commonly known as World Cup. It is viewed by many even compared to the Olympics. Fortunately, the highly anticipated World Cup 2018 is around the corner.

ABC admits mistakes over Cabinet Files, Alberici controversies

Managing editors from the digital, television, radio news, and fact-check divisions will report directly to McMurtrie. John Lyons, recently poached from News Corp, will continue to oversee the ABC's investigative and in-depth journalism units. "Under this structure, there can be no doubt about the....

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Atmosphere, Vol. 9, Pages 163: Using Shortwave Radiation to Evaluate the HARMONIE-AROME Weather Model

Abstract Evaluation of global shortwave irradiance forecasts from the HARMONIE-AROME weather prediction model is presented in this paper. We give examples of ho...

A Candy From Mars and America's Sweetness

In the early 1980s, my family would gather at night around our battery-powered shortwave radio, listening to Voice of America. Back then I knew the broadcast on...

Caister calling... Radio hams enjoy International Marconi day

The Norfolk Amateur Radio Club held the International Marconi Day event on Saturday and saw 116 other radio amateurs in 23 countries contacted. Notable contacts...

Caister calling... Radio hams enjoy International Marconi day

The Norfolk Amateur Radio Club held the International Marconi Day event on Saturday and saw 116 other radio amateurs in 23 countries contacted. Notable contacts...

thewharf Violinist Philippa Mo brings classical music to Bermondsey’s Shortwave Cafe Philippa Mo’s six-year-old self was initially drawn to the violin for its shape, not its sound....

But a biscuit factory in Bermondsey might be Philippa’s favourite stage yet. The 42-year-old has curated a series of six classical concerts at the building’s Sh...

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New advertising levy on TV channels urged to fund Irish content

and TG4 , “to be acceptable on competition and fairness grounds”. Those broadcasters could then apply to the BAI to use the funds generated by the levy to make ...

New levy on ‘opt-out’ television channels urged for funding of Irish content

The broadcasting regulator should place a levy on television channels that sell advertising in the Irish market and then use the sums raised to fund Irish conte...

Strategic Cooperation Between BlueFocus IFEC and Global Broadcasting Media Group Enriches Audiovisual Content for Passengers and Creates Channels for Cultural Export

GUANGZHOU, China, April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 20 [th] , BlueFocus IFEC Technology Co., Ltd ('BlueFocus IFEC') signed a strategic cooperation agreeme...

Strategic Cooperation Between BlueFocus IFEC and Global Broadcasting Media Group Enriches Audiovisual Content for Passengers and Creates Channels for Cultural Export

GUANGZHOU, China April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 20 th , BlueFocus IFEC Technology Co., Ltd ('BlueFocus IFEC') signed a strategic cooperation agreement ...

Audit Committee Consultation

The International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) has published a consultation report inviting input to a possible Good Practices Report on how i...

USCIS New Policy Shuts Down STEM OPT Training at Third Party Sites

The extension of the Optional Practical Training (OPT) program for international students with degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STE...

A small plane has made a dramatic emergency landing on a Canadian highway

A light aircraft has made an emergency landing on a highway, shocking passing motorists and passengers on a train. The twin-engine plane was on its way to Calga...

Being Jeff Bezos Means Never Apologizing About Profits

Amazon has a reputation for spending as much money as it can get its hands on, and that reputation is deserved. The company has poured money into building up it...

UN council heads to Bangladesh and Myanmar to see Rohingya

Britain's U.N. ambassador, Karen Pierce, said the most important thing is that the body charged with maintaining international peace and security "can see for i...

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...

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...

A Christian Awakening?

Last week at Wheaton College, an evangelical school in Illinois, evangelicals met to discuss the events of our time and the future of the church. The only thing...

Church and State Church of The Donald Never mind Fox. Trump’s most reliable media mouthpiece is now Christian TV. By Ruth Graham

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. The Music City campus of the Trinity Broadcasting Network is about a half-hour drive from Music City itself, in a placid Nashville suburb ...

Unholy Matrimony: Trump and the Televangelists

It's no secret that coastal American media despises current US President Donald Trump. What is less understood is how that loathing only appears to fan the flam...

Unholy Matrimony: Trump and the Televangelists

It's no secret that coastal American media despises current US President Donald Trump. What is less understood is how that loathing only appears to fan the flam...

Singer Princess Farida back with a new song

This was the second time Farida was touring the US. Her first time was in 2014, when she got an invitation from the popular American CBN (Christian Broadcasting...

All media houses adhere to the same laws, there are no sacre...

A few months ago, a local Christian radio station, Amazing Grace, aired a controversial sermon that attracted a flurry of condemnations, especially among women....

African press review 25 April 2018

Will today's strike by the South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) bring the nation to a standstill? The Israeli government scraps plans to forcibly de...

Amazing Grace radio station loses licence

Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) on Tuesday revoked the broadcasting licence of Amazing Grace Christian Radio. The revocation, according to RURA Spo...

Rwanda shuts radio station for airing hateful sermon against women

Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority on Tuesday announced the revocation of the broadcasting license of a local radio station after airing a sermon that was pe...

Rwanda revokes the licence for Christian radio accused of hate

Amazing Grace FM Head Office in Kigali. Rwanda's communication regulator has revoked the broadcasting licence of the Christian radio station for breaching broad...

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...

PRIEST QUESTIONS FIJI’S NEW CHRISTIAN TV STATION

. SUVA, Fiji Islands (January 31, 2002 – Radio Australia)---Fiji’s first 24-hour Christian television station has begun broadcasting, amid concerns over the typ...

'Make America Christian Again': How religious nationalism explains the rise of Donald Trump

Christian nationalism has played a central role in the popular rise of Donald Trump and will continue to do so, according to a new report by three US sociologis...

Christian TV producers Mark Burnett, Roma Downey look to God as son Cameron struggles with unknown health condition

. Current: Christian TV producers Mark Burnett, Roma Downey look to God as son Cameron struggles with unknown health condition. Christian TV producers Mark Bu...

Comedian Tom Papa returning to CityStage

With more than 20 years as a stand-up comedian, Papa is one of the top comedic voices in the country finding success in film, television, radio and podcasts, as...

Stuart Matchett, played a pivotal role in public broadcasting

Chances are if you were a young person listening to ABC youth radio from the mid-1970s onwards a few distinctive voices would have stood out. And from the 1980s...

Stuart Matchett, played a pivotal role in public broadcasting

Chances are if you were a young person listening to ABC youth radio from the mid-1970s onwards a few distinctive voices would have stood out. And from the 1980s...

Stuart Matchett, played a pivotal role in public broadcasting

Chances are if you were a young person listening to ABC youth radio from the mid-1970s onwards a few distinctive voices would have stood out. And from the 1980s...

Southington police upgrade from analog to digital radios

SOUTHINGTON — A recent switch from analog to digital radio communications is the final piece of a $2 million upgrade designed to give the police department bett...

StarTimes Ghana Presents Real LED TV, 20 Deco...

StarTimes Ghana have presented a jumbo Real LED TV and 20 decoders to the Sports Writers Association of Ghana [SWAG] as their contribution in sponsoring the 43r...

More Ghanaians Prefer Flat Screen TV Now

A Satellite Monitor Study has revealed that more Ghanaians have switched to the usage of flat screen digital television sets from the old analogue type 'hunchba...

Airtel Digital TV numbers up

BENGALURU: Indian telecom player Bharti Airtel Ltd (Airtel) reported 9.5 per cent and 10.7 per cent growth in operating revenue for its Airtel Digital TV Servic...

SES expands its reach in Ghana to four million TV homes

Despite Ghana’s slow transition from analogue to digital terrestrial, satellite operator, SES, has succeeded in breaking the digitization market by reaching fou...

Regime rescues digital TV firms

The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) will allow digital TV operators to transfer their licences to other private companies as part of measures to res...

Samsung Q1 Profit Rises; Warns Of Lower Mobile Earnings

(RTTNews) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (SMSN.L, SSNNF.OB, SSNLF.OB) reported a profit for the first-quarter that increased about 55 percent from last year. Tota...

Huawei’s P20 Pro and MediaPad M5 launched

HUAWEI Consumer Business Group launched in Saudi Arabia its new phone “Huawei P20 Pro”, the first smartphone with a triple-lens camera co-engineered with Leica,...

Samsung Q1 Profit Rises; Warns Of Lower Mobile Earnings

SEOUL (dpa-AFX) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (SMSN.L, SSNNF.OB, SSNLF.OB) reported a profit for the first-quarter that increased about 55 percent from last year...

Open vs. Proprietary 5G Fronthaul Interface: SK Telecom Case

The "Open vs. Proprietary 5G Fronthaul Interface: SK Telecom Case" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. SK Telecom announced on December ...

Open vs. Proprietary 5G Fronthaul Interface: SK Telecom Case

report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. "Open vs. Proprietary 5G Fronthaul Interface: SK Telecom Case" SK Telecom announced on December 15 l...

Danish Court Sentences Inventor To Life For Woman's Murder In 'Submarine Case'

15 hrs ago Read more: New Hampshire Public Radio - The submarine UC3 Nautilus of Danish inventor Peter Madsen sits in Copenhagen, Denmark. A court has sentenced...

Ex-Minneapolis cop intends to plead not guilty in killing

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) A former Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman after she called 911 to report a possible assault intends to plead ...

Richard Howard/Getty Images via CNN

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Rejoice Car Talk fans. Click and Clack are going to the Automotive Hall of Fame. Tom and Ray Magliozzi, the wisecracking mechanic brothers...

Richard Howard/Getty Images via CNN

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Rejoice Car Talk fans. Click and Clack are going to the Automotive Hall of Fame. Tom and Ray Magliozzi, the wisecracking mechanic brothers...

Richard Howard/Getty Images via CNN

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Rejoice Car Talk fans. Click and Clack are going to the Automotive Hall of Fame. Tom and Ray Magliozzi, the wisecracking mechanic brothers...

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...

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...

All-star DJs back in the groove with bid to rule airwaves again

In an unassuming business park in Berkshire, a band of broadcasting brothers are gathering. Dozens of exiles from Radio 1, Radio Luxembourg and Radio Caroline, ...

All-star DJs back in the groove with bid to rule airwaves again

In an unassuming business park in Berkshire, a band of broadcasting brothers are gathering. Dozens of exiles from Radio 1, Radio Luxembourg and Radio Caroline, ...

Feds shut down pirate radio station 'Big City' in Roxbury

Calling itself "Big City," a pirate radio station was shut down Monday after authorities warned the operators numerous times it was operating illegally and inte...

Summer of Love not embraced by a government hell-bent on switching off pirate radio

It is 1967 and the Summer of Love is in full swing and the Government had been hatching plans to close down the pirate radio stations. The stations were worried...

Summer of Love not embraced by a government hell-bent on switching off pirate radio

It is 1967 and the Summer of Love is in full swing and the Government had been hatching plans to close down the pirate radio stations. The stations were worried...