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Digigram today announced its readiness for India's "Phase-III" expansion of the country's FM radio services, which will allow for the launch of more than 800 new FM channels in nearly 300 cities across the country. Ideal for the many new facilities that will require cost-effective audio transport solutions, the company's…

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China’s top graft-buster will step up inspections in the television and broadcasting sector this year, an official in charge of the anti-graft drive in the industry has said. Li Qiufang, head of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection team at the State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television,…

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Quicklink Video Distribution Services Ltd has announced a strategic partnership with Audinate, a provider in digital media networking for the A/V, conferencing, public address and broadcast industries. The partnership enhances the Microsoft Skype TX experience delivered through the Quicklink TX product by adding in Dante Audio over IP connectivity. Quicklink…

Friday, Jan 30, 2015
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Tribune Broadcasting has reached affiliation agreements with ABC Television for WGNO New Orleans and WQAD Davenport-Rock Island-Moline, as well as WNEP in Wilkes-Barre, which is owned by Dreamcatcher Broadcasting and operated by Tribune. The agreement synchronizes the affiliation renewals of all three stations, which end at the close of 2019.…

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El Rey Network has expanded its reach through a distribution deal with Dish Network.    Under the pact, financial terms of which were not disclosed, filmmaker Robert Rodriguez's (From Dusk Till Dawn, Sin City, Spy Kids, Machete) service is available on channel 253 on a number of Dish programming packages:…

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Dish Network will put its controversial AutoHop feature to use during Super Bowl Sunday in a way that should bring joy to advertisers as well as to consumers who are more interested in the ads than the game itself.    Dish said it will implement a “Reverse AutoHop” feature on…

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NBC Universo, formerly mun2, will debut on Sun., Feb. 1, as the home of the exclusive Spanish-language telecast of Super Bowl XLIX. The network will offer comprehensive football coverage and nine consecutive hours of football action and related coverage beginning at 2 p.m. ET.  AT&T U-verse, Cablevision’s Optimum TV, Comcast’s…

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In anticipation of Super Bowl XLIX, scheduled for February 1, 2015 at the University of Phoenix Stadium, Reality Check Systems (RCS) has deployed 24 of its mobile hardware/software solutions to networks such as DirecTV, ESPN and NFLN to enliven remote studio shows and gameday broadcasts. This marks the ninth successive…

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015
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Quantum Corp, a Silicon Valley-based provider of storage, archive and data protection technology, has launched “Q-Cloud,” a new offering that allows users to leverage Quantum’s intelligent data management software to store data in the cloud.   The Q-Cloud umbrella encompasses three elements: Q-Cloud Archive and Q-Cloud Vault, which incorporate the…

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ABC News’ Lincoln Square Productions has signed a production deal with Christine Connor’s non-fiction company XCON. This is LSP’s first ever producer deal. “Christine and her team are devoted to creating high quality factual content that is both engaging and intelligent,” said ABC News president James Goldston in an internal…