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Global Pay TV Subscriber Forecasts Report 2016-2022

report to their offering. "Global Pay TV Subscriber Forecasts" Despite many reports announcing its demise, there is still plenty of life left in pay TV. This research forecasts 134 million additional pay TV subscribers (up by 14%) between 2016 and 2022 to 1.09 billion.

Global Pay TV Subscriber Forecasts Report 2016-2022

DUBLIN May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Pay TV Subscriber Forecasts" report to their offering. Despite many reports announcing its demise, there is still plenty of life left in pay TV. This research forecasts 134 million additional pay TV subscribers (up by 14%) between 2016 and 2022 to 1.

Thairath TV's move signals trend of early retirement

More digital TV operators are likely to offer early retirement packages as they seek to cut costs and stay alive amid fierce competition. According to media experts, the trend is getting clearer after Triple V Broadcast, the operator of Thairath TV, announced on Wednesday that it would offer early....

Airtel Internet TV Box priced at Rs 4,999; this set-top box is for those who have a new TV, but are without smart features

How to make a dumb television smart has been a question gripping the tech world for sometime. Now it seems the solution can also be found in a set-top-box. Airtel has just launched its Internet TV box in India and it’s a new concept that merges two old concepts, the set-top-box and an Android box.

A-G: Satellites to provide digital TV services

FIJI'S switch from analogue TV services to digital will begin this December. And on Tuesday, Parliament was told by Acting Prime Minister and Attorney-General, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum that satellites would be used to provide digital TV services to the most remote parts of Fiji. "We have parts of Viti Levu even which don't get terrestrial coverage.

Digital Switchover – Cameroon to Conclude Process in 2018

The assurance was given in Beijing, China on May 22, 2017, by Prof. Felix Zogo, Inspector General in the Ministry of Communication. Come 2018, Cameroonians will begin enjoying quality Digital Terrestrial Television after the country completes its switchover from analogue to digital broadcasting –....

Startimes launches new Igbo channel

Pay TV network, StarTimes has further enriched digital TV viewing and family entertainment in Nigeria with the launch of a new lifestyle Igbo channel called Isi Mbido. The new channel which came live on StarTimes pay TV platform channel 172 (on DTT/antenna model) last week, was introduced to provide....

Lower house approves controversial switch to new digital tv frequency

The lower house of parliament on Wednesday approved a government proposal paving the way for the switch to a new digital television frequency and making room for the expansion of high speed mobile internet. The switch should be completed by 2021. The proposal has been controversial with satellite tv....

Republic TV insists its FTA; DTH platforms to charge subscribers for viewing

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: Republic TV continues to make news even as it reports views and news. Touted as the country’s truly free-to-air (FTA) news channel, however, what is surprising is that some DTH platforms have put a price on the channel and started charging subscribers accordingly a little over a fortnight after its launch.

Minister Leads Nigeria To 7th African Digital TV Devt Seminar

by CHIMA AKWAJA, Lagos Minister of Information and Culture of Nigeria, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, is leading the nation’s delegation to the 7th African Digital TV Development Seminar hosted by StarTimes which kicked off on May 22nd, 2017 in Beijing, China. Over 400 delegates from 46 African and Asian countries are present at the seminar.

AirMedia Group Inc. ADR

. AirMedia Group Inc. operates a digital media network in China dedicated to air travel advertising. The company sells advertisements on digital TV screens on the airplanes. It offers advertising services at the following platforms: digital frames in airports; digital television screens in airports....

Global Pay TV Revenue Forecasts Report 2017-2022: Revenues will Peak in 2017 at $202.32 Billion

$202.32 billion . However, no rapid decline will take place after 2017 as revenues will still be as high as $199.73 billion in 2022. The Global Pay TV Revenue Forecasts report [covering 138 countries] concludes that revenues will fall in North America (by a huge $12 billion Western Europe (down $566....

Sports-free digital TV for $10 a month? Viacom may be trying

Sports-free digital TV for $10 a month? Viacom may be trying. Viacom -- owner of networks like Comedy Central and MTV -- may be working with AMC and Discovery on a cheap streaming bundle, according to a report. Viacom runs networks like Comedy Central and Nickelodeon, home of SpongeBob SquarePants. Nickelodeon.

23rd May 2017

To commence own programmes in Nigerian languages. From Ikenna Emewu in Beijing. StarTimes, the Chinese international digital TV content and services providers has widened its scope and prominence with the right to broadcast the 2018 Russia World Cup in Africa.

Digital migration upsetting traditional communication, says minister

Ozioma Ubabukoh. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says that digital migration is disrupting the traditional way of communication. He said, “A new world has been created where the lifespan of new products has continued to plummet.” Mohammed stated this on Monday at the seventh....

iWedia and Amlogic Join Forces to Deliver a Combined Solution for Android TV STB

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- LAUSANNE, Switzerland, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- iWedia, a leading provider of software solutions for TV devices, today announced that it has joined forces with Amlogic, a global fabless system-on-a-chip (SoC) leader, to deliver a....

Monday, 22 May 2017

Indotel to get help from FCC for digital TV switch in the DR Boskalis interested in setting up operations in DR Saleta announces priorities for Santo Domingo Metro Senate excludes betting shops from Asset Laundry Bill Massive turnout for Southwest Green March Haiti again blocks trade Dominican....

UNAIDS aim to end AIDS pandemic in Africa by 2030

In a recent move to eradicate HIV/AIDS by 2030, UNAIDS fostered a partnership with Chinese pay television network StarTimes to raise awareness in the continent especially amongst the minority groups who still have no access to information. StarTimes is Africa’s leading digital television network and....

iWedia and Amlogic Join Forces to Deliver a Combined Solution for Android TV STB

The combined solution consists of iWedia Teatro-3.5 software solution for Android TV STB ported on top of Amlogic S905D STB SoC. The announcement was made to coincide with the opening of BroadcastAsia2017, which is being held in Singapore from Tuesday, May 23rd through to Thursday, May 25th .

iWedia and Amlogic Join Forces to Deliver a Combined Solution for Android TV STB

The combined solution consists of iWedia Teatro-3.5 software solution for Android TV STB ported on top of Amlogic S905D STB SoC. The announcement was made to coincide with the opening of BroadcastAsia2017, which is being held in Singapore from Tuesday, May 23rd through to Thursday, May 25th .

41m Nigeria TV lines, economic potential –Lai Mohammed

While some African countries with far lesser TV consumption and penetration already operate the digital TV, Nigeria has not and also has not stated a date for the migration even as the International Telecommunication Union deadline for migration gets closer.

iWedia and Amlogic Join Forces to Deliver a Combined Solution for Android TV STB

LAUSANNE Switzerland May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- iWedia, a leading provider of software solutions for TV devices, today announced that it has joined forces with Amlogic, a global fabless system-on-a-chip (SoC) leader, to deliver a combined software and hardware solution for Android TV Set-Top Box (STB).

Minister seeks improved animation technology

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said a developed animation industry will be a boost to the country’s already entertainment industry. He spoke during the opening ceremony of the 7th African Digital TV Development Seminar in Beijing, China, yesterday, a statement by his assistant, Segun Adeyemi said.

Deadline for digital TV passes

Five digital TV channel operators missed yesterday's deadline to submit requests to the broadcasting regulator for extending the payment period for the fourth instalment of digital TV auction fees. The five channels -- BBTV's Channel 7, Workpoint TV, True4U, Spring News and Thai News Network's TNN....

StarTimes Works With Africa Towards Digitalisation

By Bukola Ogunsina, Beijing, China. StarTimes recently launched its ‘Agenda for the 7th African Digital TV Development Seminar,’ in Beijing, declaring it will assist Africa in its migration from analogue to digital. The seminar tagged, ‘Universalise Digital TV and Enjoy Smart Life,’ which will hold....

N-Power: FG to equip 15, 000 creative industry professionals – Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government says it will equip about 15,000 creative industry professionals by 2017, through its NPower Creative Programme. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed disclosed this on Monday at the opening of the 7th African Digital TV Development Seminar in Beijing, China.

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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...