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Sky buys 60 percent of Jupiter Entertainment

30 Mar 2015 20:37 CET | United Kingdom, United States

UK satellite operator Sky has bought 60 percent of US independent production company Jupiter Entertainment, which makes on factual series, for an undisclosed amount. The ...

Mtel starts 'Eco grant' contest

30 Mar 2015 17:26 CET | Bulgaria

Bulgarian operator Mtel started to accept projects that will be financed under the 'Mtel eco grant - nature of the future' programme in 2015. The deadline for applications is ...

SkyVision launches Global Broadcast Services

30 Mar 2015 17:10 CET | Middle East

SkyVision Global Networks said it has added broadcast services and engineering systems to its IP connectivity services and systems portfolio, in answer to demand for DTH, ...

Elion resumes Russian channels

30 Mar 2015 16:36 CET | Estonia

Estonian cable operator Elion has reached an agreement with Russian broadcaster RTR on the re-transmission of seven TV channels from the broadcaster. The operator ceased ...

Zeonbud threatened with shutdown over unpaid debts to RRT

30 Mar 2015 16:32 CET | Ukraine

The debt of Ukrainian digital TV operator Zeonbud to the state re-transmission operator RRT has reached UAH 17 million, reports BizLigaNet. It paid UAH 11 million earlier ...

IFT completes analog TV switch-off in Mexicali

30 Mar 2015 16:29 CET | Mexico

Mexico's telecoms services watchdog IFT has completed the analog TV switch-off in Mexicali, Baja California. The penetration rate for digital TV sets and decoders had reached ...

SMO inks contract with Eutelsat

30 Mar 2015 16:24 CET | Africa

Strong Media SAL-Off-Shore (SMO) has signed a multi-year contract with Eutelsat Communications, enabling the satellite operator to take its pay TV operations in Africa to a ...

Fox Sports renews broadcasting rights agreement with Nascar

30 Mar 2015 16:10 CET | Latin America

The Fox Sports TV network has renewed for seven years (until 2021) the exclusive broadcasting rights for the US racing category Nascar for the whole Latin American territory. ...

German states support frequency auction

30 Mar 2015 15:01 CET | Germany

The German Chamber of states supports the draft regulation for the auction of 700 MHz frequencies and the switch to DVB-T2, Heise.de reports. Spectrum currently used by ...

Spike UK to show Breaking Bad, Walking Dead

30 Mar 2015 13:58 CET | United Kingdom

Viacom's new free to air channel, Spike UK, will show the award-winning TV series Breaking Bad in its entirety when it launches on Freesat, Freeview and Sky TV on 15 April, ...

Channel 4 launches rebranded All 4 VoD service

30 Mar 2015 13:01 CET | United Kingdom

Channel 4 has launched a new VoD and catch-up service called All 4, which replaces 4oD and will be available on all connected devices, but initially only on PCs and iOS ...

Brazil to get new OTT TV service from June - report

30 Mar 2015 12:50 CET | Brazil

Brazil will get a new OTT platform in June, with the launch of InfiniTV, reports NexTV Latam. The service currently in testing will offer VoD titles and linear channels such ...

Bangladesh starts tender for geosynchronous satellite system

30 Mar 2015 12:36 CET | Bangladesh

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has launched an invitation for an international open tender for in orbit delivery of a geosynchronous satellite ...

PTS tells Teracom to amend broadcasting prices

30 Mar 2015 12:36 CET | Sweden

Swedish postal and telecoms regulator PTS has told Teracom, the terrestrial broadcast transmission service company owned by the Swedish government, that it believes the ...

Zambian govt might miss digital TV migration deadline

30 Mar 2015 11:31 CET | Zambia

The Zambian government says it might not meet the 17 June deadline to migrate to digital television broadcasting. Information and Broadcasting Services Minister Chishimba ...

Movistar Series to air Outlander, unveils themed exhibition

30 Mar 2015 11:21 CET | Spain

Telefonica has announced that it will begin airing the second series of historical time travel drama Outlander on an exclusive basis from 05 April on its newly-launched ...

DTG publishes Freeview Play technology in D-Book 8

30 Mar 2015 10:58 CET | United Kingdom

UK TV technology testing company DTG has published details of the technological basis of Freeview Play, the new connected TV service using the DTT platform, reports Broadband ...

Kabel Deutschland launches VoD service for children

30 Mar 2015 09:56 CET | Germany

Kabel Deutschland has launched advert-free content for children on its VoD service Select Video. The service is available for pre-school children and for children up to 12 ...

ESA successfully launches two more Galileo satellites

30 Mar 2015 09:53 CET | Europe

The European Space Agency (ESA) has announced the successful launch of the seventh and eighth satellite in the EU's flagship Galileo navigation system. The deployment gives ...

Vivendi warns PSAM about non-EU shareholder ceiling

30 Mar 2015 09:01 CET | France, World

French TV and music group Vivendi has attacked 0.8 percent shareholder, restructuring specialist Schoenfeld Asset Management (PSAM) against its plan of rallying shareholders ...

Telecom Italia formally transfers 11,500 towers to Inwit

30 Mar 2015 08:56 CET | Italy

Telecom Italia has announced that it has begun the process to formally transfer 11,500 of its mobile phone towers to its newly created subsidiary Inwit (Infrastrutture ...

UK children's screen time rises to 6.5 hours a day

29 Mar 2015 22:11 CET | United Kingdom

British children aged 5 to 16 spent 6.5 hours a day in front of a screen, on average, in 2014, compared to 3 hours in 1995, writes the BBC, citing a study from market ...

TS2 Satellite launches KA-SAT service in Iraq, Syria

27 Mar 2015 21:59 CET | Armenia, Iraq, Syrian Arab Republic

TS2 Satellite has launched new KA-SAT satellite services. Using the HYLAS 2 spacecraft, the company now provides high-speed data services to Iraq, Syria and Armenia. The ...

Brazilian government to purchase new Inmarsat services

27 Mar 2015 18:38 CET | Brazil

The Office of the Brazilian President has launched an auction to hire a company to provide satellite communications services for voice, data and fax via the Inmarsat ...

Sound Digital wins national DAB multiplex licence

27 Mar 2015 15:49 CET | United Kingdom

UK communications authority Ofcom has awarded the second national digital radio multiplex licence to Sound Digital, a joint venture between Arqiva, Bauer and UTV Media GB. ...


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