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Hinduja group's NXT Digital enters Punjab region

NXT Digital, the newest addition to the Hinduja Group of companies, today announced the successful implementation of NXT's delivery platform here. digital This opens up door for the existing cable operators, who want to continue to own their networks and have state-of-the- art high technology for digital TV viewing, a senior company official said.

Startimes Media rolls out a subscriber loyalty program

Startimes Media Rolls Out A Subscriber Loyalty Program Coastweek -- Pay Television Company StarTimes Media has today announced a generous reward programme that will see subscribers enjoy upgrades to higher bouquets at no extra cost as well as bonus airtime upon renewal of their monthly subscriptions to a bouquet of choice.

Zimbabwe picks France’s Eutelsat for broadcast digitisation project

HARARE,– Zimbabwe has signed a three-year contract with French-based satellite provider Eutelsat Communications to help build the country’s digital terrestrial television (DTT) capacity, with the system expected to launch in the first quarter next year.

Court backs Thai TV Co in licence row

The Supreme Administrative Court has ruled in favour of cash-strapped Thai TV Co by accepting its lawsuit against a broadcasting regulator's order suspending its two digital TV licences in late 2015. The court's ruling overturns the Central Administrative Court's ruling that previously dismissed the lawsuit filed by the operator.

AT&T's 'next-gen' TV platform rollout will start on DirecTV Now

Later this year, AT&T's launching an ambitious plan to revamp and unify its disparate video services. In a move that chief marketing officer David Christopher called "going from a hardware-centric model to a software-centric model." Similar to Comcast's X1 platform launch a few years ago , the plan....

ARRIS International PLC

Arris (ARRS) will get a boost as cable TV companies increase investments in broadband speeds and wireless services, says BTIG Research, which initiated coverage on the set-top box maker with a buy rating. Walter Piecyk, a BTIG analyst, set a price target of 38 on Arris stock. Shares in Arris ticked up 3 cents to 28.

Microsoft to plug rural broadband gap with TV white space

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Some 23 million Americans in rural areas lack a broadband connection. Microsoft has laid out an ambitious plan to improve broadband services in rural America, using TV white space. The US Federal Communications Commission says 34 million Americans - 23.

YuMe and Mediaocean Partner to Enhance the TV Ad Buying Experience

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--( . (NYSE: YUME), a proven partner for video advertising leadership and innovation, and Mediaocean, the leading software provider for the advertising world, today announced a partnership designed to extend the reach of TV media buying by providing brands the ability to access....

YuMe and Mediaocean Partner to Enhance the TV Ad Buying Experience

a proven partner for video advertising leadership and innovation, and Mediaocean, the leading software provider for the advertising world, today announced a partnership designed to extend the reach of TV media buying by providing brands the ability to access premium digital video inventory through Mediaocean’s existing TV buying workflow.

Parrot Faurecia Automotive supplies premium European car maker with in-car TV reception solution

This standalone ECU is the next generation automotive set-top box. It includes a worldwide TV tuner, an Ethernet router and a multimedia server. The Media Center can receive media content (photo, audio & video) from multiple sources (live TV signal, USB flash drive, vehicle cameras) and stream it....

Parrot Faurecia Automotive: Parrot Faurecia Automotive supplies premium European car maker with in-car TV reception solution

PARIS, July 2017 - Parrot Faurecia Automotive, a leader in infotainment and connectivity solutions, is proud to announce that its Media Center solution has been selected by a premium European car maker as a line-fit option. The Media Center entered mass production in early 2017 for the European, Chinese, Japanese, Taiwanese and Korean markets.

Dish TV, Hathway & Den amongst top 10 global Pay TV platforms

MUMBAI: Indian companies -- Dish TV, Hathway & Den Networks are amongst the top 10 global Pay TV platforms, according to the Global Pay TV Operator Databook from Digital TV Research. For the top 10 operators, the global TV revenue share was 55 per cent in 2016, with the leading 50 operators taking three-quarters of the total.

iTunes' share of video sales and rentals halves

The online retail giant has upped sales of its Amazon Prime subscription service, and also rents and sells individual films and shows through Amazon Video. Comcast, the US's largest cable TV provider, now holds 15 per cent of the online video market share. The firm started selling digital TV shows and movies to customers in 2013.

iTunes' share of video sales and rentals HALVES

The online retail giant has upped sales of its Amazon Prime subscription service, and also rents and sells individual films and shows through Amazon Video. Comcast, the US's largest cable TV provider, now holds 15 per cent of the online video market share. The firm started selling digital TV shows and movies to customers in 2013.

2021 too long for digital switchover, says Dehring

CHIEF Executive Officer (CEO) of Ready TV Chris Dehring says Jamaica cannot wait another four years for full digital switchover, or the country runs the risk of growing digital divide and ultimately being left behind. “Jamaica has already started its digital switchover and will not wait until 2021.

DSO: Experts Call for Review of Operating Business Model

Emma Okonji. The General Manager, Integrated Television Services (ITS), one of the signal distribution companies for Nigeria’s Digital Switch Over (DSO) implementation and handlers of the Ilorin switch over project, Mr. Musbau Rotimi Salami, has joined others calling for the review of the current....

Business: StarTimes rolls out subscriber loyalty drive

Pay TV firm StarTimes Media photo:courtesy. Pay TV firm StarTimes Media has unveiled a reward programme that will see subscribers enjoy an upgrade to a higher bouquet at no extra cost. Subscribers will also get bonus airtime upon renewal of their monthly subscriptions to a bouquet of their choice.

Digitalisation of broadcast industry is a done deal — Salami, ITS DG

Salami. In March, the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, had listed six states, one from each geo-political zone of the country, for DSO. The states are Kaduna in North-West, Kwara in North-Central, Gombe in North-East, Enugu in South-East, Osun in South-West and Delta in South-South.

Digitalisation of broadcast industry is a done deal — Salami, ITS DG

Salami. In March, the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, had listed six states, one from each geo-political zone of the country, for DSO. The states are Kaduna in North-West, Kwara in North-Central, Gombe in North-East, Enugu in South-East, Osun in South-West and Delta in South-South.

Reps Committee on DSO recommends total coverage of benefiting states

The House of Representatives Ad-Hoc Committee on digital switch-over (DSO) has thrown its weight to the process, but recommended the total coverage of benefiting states. Chairman, Ad-Hoc Committee, Sunday Katung gave the charge when he led members of the committee on a courtesy visit to Governor....

Subscribers Should Not Expect Pay-as-you-go In Nigeria – Salami

Engr. Rotimi Salami, general manager, Integrated Television Services (ITS), the company implementing the Digital Switchover (DSO) platform for the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), speaks with CHIMA AKWAJA on key issues in the federal government’s digital television switch over drive.

Luken Communications names new leader

Luken Communications, LLC has tapped a veteran recording executive and television producer to lead the Chattanooga-based provider of television programming to TV stations across the country. Joel Wertman, a 40-year veteran of the television and music industries, is spearheading all of Luken's TV....

Hinduja Media to roll out video-on-demand, IPTV services

Commenting on its digital service platform NXT Digital, he said, around 1,700 local cable operators have been covered across the country and the focus is now on deepening the network further, especially in rural India. On the impact of Goods & Service Tax (GST), Mansukhani said: " GST would not give....

Hinduja Grp launches NXT DIGITAL TV viewing in Odisha

NXT DIGITAL, a new addition to the Hinduja Group of companies, today announced successful implementation of its delivery platform in NXT DIGITAL's project in Odisha ensures its viewers get uninterrupted world class viewing experience at the most value for money price in the market, company officials said.

C Spire gives consumers freedom from the set-top box with new, game-changing digital TV in-home streaming service

C Spire TV delivers the cable TV features that consumers love in a convenient and simple app designed to run on popular streaming devices from Amazon Fire TV, Android TV and Apple TV with Roku availability expected in the coming days while reducing installation time, monthly costs and the need for replacement of outdated hardware.

DSTv feels the heat as Econet introduces Kwesé TV Free To Air Set Top Boxes

Like them or hate them but one of their greatest strength in the business warfare is their renowned ability to deliver. It started like a joke when Econet announced the birth of Kwese Sports, as the global mobile network powerhouse moved to capitalize on its robust infrastructure capacity. By Shingie Lev Muringi.

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- Radio on the rise

Presenter Halima Abba Ibrahim speaks into a microphone during a shortwave broadcast at a radio station in Nigeria's northern region of Kano, 18 January 2016. T...

Radio waves 'make the sky glow': Artificial aurora to be created over western Arctic

The experiment is out of the High-frequency Active Auroral Research Program (HAARP) Observatory at Gakona, AK, and is planned for 9:30 p.m. Alaska time. Chris F...

Chertsey Radio Club buys licence to help parents communicate with autistic children

has bought a UK business licence to allow the parents of autistic children to keep in touch with their kids through radio handsets. The idea started when CRC me...

News Feature : OPINION: Why Australia must restore shortwave radio to the Pacific? [18/09/2017

By John Greenshields On our Australian doorstep is an amazing place, Papua New Guinea. Seven of us were there for the month of August, exploring a remote region...

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Competing Mobilizations: Minsk Promoting Belarusianization; Moscow, Re-Sovietization – OpEd

By Paul Goble Minsk is promoting the Belarusianization of Belarus while Mmoscow is pushing its re-Sovietization. But because both are being imposed from above, ...

Calls To Restore Chinese Name For Tuva Rile Russians – OpEd

Tuva or Bust. It did attract the interest of some when during perestroika, violent clashes between Tuvans and ethnic Russians led to the departure of many of th...

How SES’ O3b mPower system shows future of global connectivity

By Prince Osuagwu LUXEMBOURG-based provider of satellite communications, SES, at the just concluded International Broadcasting Convention, IBC in Netherlands, l...

Iraqi Kurds shrug off threats to stage independence referendum

ERBIL/SULAIMANIYA, Iraq (REUTERS) - Voting began in northern Iraq on Monday (Sept 25) in an independence referendum organised by Kurdish authorities, ignoring p...

An international team of physicists a coherent amplification effect in laser excited dielectrics

25.09.2017 12:01 An international team of physicists a coherent amplification effect in laser excited dielectrics Sebastian Mense Kommunikation, Presse- und Öff...

‘Iron Union 5’ Continues as Joint UAE-US Military Drill Promotes International Cooperation

Abu Dhabi- The joint military drill between UAE and US ground forces has continued as part of their efforts to consolidate their bilateral relations and exchang...

Romanian tennis legend to work as diplomat for Czech Republic

. Romanian tennis legend Ilie Nastase, who was banned from International Tennis Federation events for three years after his negative behavior at the Fed Cup tie...

Berliners back call for city's Tegel Airport to stay open

BERLIN (AP) - Voters in the German capital have backed a proposal to keep operating Berlin's Tegel Airport even after the city's much-delayed big international ...

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...

We're at the End of White Christian America -- What Will That Mean?

America is a Christian nation: this much has always been a political axiom, especially for conservatives. Even someone as godless and immoral as the 45th presid...

Sex-trafficking victim, ministry founder, signs movie deal

Tajuan McCarty, who founded The WellHouse ministry in Birmingham to fight sex trafficking, has signed a deal with a Christian film production company to have a ...

Mike Huckabee and the Rise of Christian Media Under Trump

Huckabee, an early Trump supporter and frequent surrogate for the administration on Fox News, represents a very specific segment of evangelicals: those who are ...

The stark racial and religious divide between Democrats and Republicans, in one chart

The Public Religion Research Institute released a massive new survey of American religious adherence today. Among other things it contained this stunning insigh...

Turkey’s Armenian and Jewish communities struggle for preservation of Princes' Islands

reported. Vatican Radio Construction works will affect the beaches, forests, and former state-owned buildings. In addition to environmental activists, Christian...

Rhett Walker Band Debuts New Single 'I Surrender' Today

Rhett Walker BandCover for Rhett Walker Band's 2017 single "I Surrender." Today is the day that Rhett Walker Band releases their new single to Christian radio, ...

Pope urges end to violence in Colombia, calls for reconciliation

BOGOTA: Pope Francis urged Colombias leaders on Thursday to set aside "hatred and vengeance" and "listen to the poor, to those who suffer" in a nation that is e...

Pope Francis urges end to violence in Colombia, calls for reconciliation

Pope Francis urged Colombias leaders on Thursday to set aside “hatred and vengeance” and “listen to the poor, to those who suffer” in a nation that is emerging ...

Francis urges end to violence, calls for reconciliation in Colombia

Want create site? Find and plugins. Free WordPress Themes Pope Francis urged Colombia’s leaders on Thursday to set aside “hatred and vengeance” and “listen to t...

Why Americans love doomsday prophecies

Here we are again. News reports are abuzz with a “Christian numerologist” suggesting that Sept. 23, 2017, is the fixed date for the end of the world. It could b...

Kurdistan referendum sparks fear in Christians, Yazides and Turkmen

Erbil (AsiaNews) - The Chaldeans of Zirofan battalion protect the Saint Elia church in the Christian area of ​​Erbil without arms. They have the relaxed air. "W...

Sheikh Fizazi VS Brother Rachid on YouTube this October 10

By Hajar El Kahlaoui. Rabat – After reportedly declining for a televised debate, Sheikh Mohamed Fizazi has accepted the Christian TV personality’s challenge. In...

Salafi Cleric Agrees to Debate Controversial Moroccan Christian TV Host

By Hajar El Kahlaoui. Rabat – After reportedly declining Brother Rachid’s call for a televised devate, Sheikh Mohamed Fizazi has accepted to the Christian TV pe...

Alt R&B, Neo-Soul Artist ‘JMSN’ Coming to Bangkok in November

BANGKOK — An American indie R&B, neo-soul artist will perform a gig in Bangkok as a part of his just-announced Asia tour. Michigan-raised but LA-based, singer-s...

Man spent $84,000 in federal money on personal items

Cruise expenses, satellite radio and luxury vehicle repairs were among items a chief financial officer of a New Orleans nonprofit illegally paid for with federa...

Now You Can Turn Your Radio Dial To D.C. Government

isn't the only radio station on the D.C. dial sponsored by a government. As of today, D.C. now has its own station. Called DC Radio and available on 96.3 HD4, i...

Morrissey reveals new single ‘Spent The Day in Bed’

A file picture of British singer Morrissey. — AFP pic LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — The former Smiths frontman has unveiled a new single called Spent The Day in Bed. D...

Pandora Hopes That Video Saves the Fading Radio Star

Video Plus allows Pandora's non-paying customers to enjoy some of the perks it offers premium subscribers in exchange for viewing 15 seconds of a video ad. Opti...

Grammy award winner Chris Tomlin coming to capital city

Christian music superstar Chris Tomlin will be performing on Dec. 1 in the Capital City to help raise money for Baptist Hospice, a faith-based, not-for-profit h...

StarTimes to assemble decoders/TV in Nigeria

Anna Okon. Digital terrestrial television and satellite television service provider, StarTimes, is set to commence local assembling of decoders and television s...

Digital network helps Tibetan town stay in touch

Communicating with the 502 residents in Trashi Thongmon community used to be a problem. Calling all of the 135 households was time-consuming and expensive. Maki...

UK.gov lays down rules for cross-Whitehall data slurps Consultation opens on codes of practice for Digital Economy Act 22 Sep 14:58

UK.gov lays down rules for cross-Whitehall data slurps Consultation opens on codes of practice for Digital Economy Act. The UK government has offered more deta...

Joy Prime To Unveil New Morning Show

Joy Prime, one of the leading indigenous entertainment channels on free-to-air digital television service, Multi TV is set to unveil a new morning TV show accor...

StarTimes to assemble decoders/TV in Nigeria

Anna Okon. Digital terrestrial television and satellite television service provider, StarTimes, is set to commence local assembling of decoders and television s...

Samsung's foldable smartphone Galaxy X just received its final certification; launch expected in 2018

Samsung’s foldable smartphone, rumoured to be called Galaxy X, has been certified in the company’s home market, South Korea. According to LetsGoDigital , the sm...

Sony Xperia XZ1 With Snapdragon 835, 3D Creator, Android O Launched at Rs 44,990

Sony has launched a new flagship device in India by the name of Xperia XZ1. The latest Sony smartphone boasts of a real-time 3D capture, Full HD –HDR display, t...

Gigabit Speeds Blast to 1.07 GBPS in North America

Verizon, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and Qualcomm Technologies, a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), have surpassed the Gigabit speed barrier. The ...

Study on the Monetisation of 4G and 5G, 2017 Edition

report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. "5G Monetisation: Will Gigabit LTE and 5G bring Higher Revenues?" This study on the monetisation of 4G ...

Samsung Galaxy X 'Foldable Smartphone' Gets Certifications in S.Korea; Set For 2018 Launch

Samsung has since long been working on a foldable smartphone display now and most recently, the technology for the same has been certified in Samsung’s own coun...

‘National Consultation’ Survey Expected To Contain Seven Questions

The government’s next national consultation, a survey of Hungarians on immigration and the mandatory relocation of refugees, is expected to contain seven questi...

#OnPointListens: Talking Wildfires And A Changing Climate In Spokane

Tom Ashbrook is in Spokane, Washington for On Point’s national listening tour talking with locals about this tough wildfire season and our changing climate. To...

TDM to extend Portuguese broadcasting hours

T DM’s Macau Channel will extend its Portuguese broadcasting schedule on weekdays, starting from today. The service will run for 12 uninterrupted hours, from 1 ...

Minnesota researchers studying aquatic invasive species

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Scientists at the University of Minnesota’s St. Paul campus are growing aquatic invasive species to help policymakers figure out how to f...

Minnesota researchers studying aquatic invasive species

The Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center had an open house on Sept. 13 to show the public some of 30 projects, reported. Minnesota Public Radio Ne...

Giveaway: Atmosphere

In 1997, hip-hop duo Atmosphere dropped Overcast , its first official album. The record included the song “Scapegoat,” which would become a college radio hit, a...

Echo & The Bunnymen, Violent Femmes: Iconic 1980s bands to play at Woodland Park Zoo

With 1980s nostalgia in full bloom, it’s fitting the Violent Femmes and Echo & The Bunnymen are co-headlining a show at Woodland Park Zoo next week. Even though...

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...

ICYMI: UK indicts Nigeria over Radio Biafra

The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pirate Radio Biafra, which the Indigenous People of Biafra uses to preach hate against the ...

UK indicts Nigeria over Radio Biafra

The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pirate Radio Biafra which the Indigenous People of Biafra (POB)uses to preach hate against ...

UK Indicts Nigeria Over Radio Biafra

The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pirate Radio Biafra which the Indigenous People of Biafra (POB)uses to preach hate against ...

UK indicts Nigeria over Radio Biafra

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed Sunday Oladapo Kayode/BJO/NAN. The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pi...

UK Indicts Nigeria Over Radio Biafra

The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pirate Radio Biafra which the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) uses to preach hate agains...