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CNN International has been granted a broadcast license in Russia, which allows the network to return to the country two months after its exit. According to news agency RBC, Vadim Ampelonsky, a spokesman for Roskomnazor (Russia's communications regulator), said that the application has been approved and a license will be…

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DTS, Inc., a leader in high-definition audio enhancement technologies, and M-GO, the premium digital video on demand (VOD) service and joint venture between Technicolor and DreamWorks Animation, have announced an agreement for DTS to provide its DTS-HD® multi-channel surround sound as part of M-GO's exceptional consumer experience. "M-GO is a…

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Setanta Sports, Ireland's leading premium sports network, reaches more than 1.2 million homes in the country, and also broadcasts major events such as the English Premier League, UEFA Champions League, the European Rugby Champions Cup, and Formula One Grand Prix. They will broadcast eight hours of sporting competition per day,…

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Bell Media's CTV, TSN, and RDS, official broadcasters of the FIFA World Cup from 2015-2026, today announced the broadcast schedule for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 (#WWC2015). In total, the networks will cover the tournament in its entirety, delivering live broadcast coverage of all 52 games from the…

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After ending a 15-year broadcast partnership in November, Colorado Public Radio and the Colorado Symphony have negotiated a new informal deal. CPR Classical announced this week it will broadcast four Colorado Symphony concerts -- three live performances and one recorded -- this spring. “We just continued informal talks and at…

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Six-time Gold Glove winner Eric Chavez will join the A's broadcast team as a color commentator for 20 telecasts this season. He debuts April 24, when the A's host the Astros. Chavez, who is currently serving as a special assignment scout for the Yankees, with whom he played in 2011-12,…

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Multimedia entertainment studio Electus, an operating business of IAC (NASDAQ: IACI) today announces that Electus International has secured new deals for Bellator MMA with broadcasters in Australia (Network Ten), France (RTL9), Italy (Discovery), Spain (15 TV), Portugal (SIC) and Croatia (Fight Channel), exemplifying the widespread growth the emerging mixed martial…

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More than six decades after going on the air for the first time from the Maccabees Building in Detroit, Southfield-based WXYZ-Channel 7 will be on the air again downtown — at least at noon. The ABC affiliate will broadcast its “7 Action News at Noon with Joanne Purtan” from the…

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Previously VRFocus  reported on the NBA basketball All-Star weekend. NBA commissioned NextVR to create a virtual reality (VR) experience for basketball enthusiasts to experience the game without being there. Now it looks like NextVR have intentions of bringing live sports events to VR head-mounted displays. This is something which has…

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Nielsen and Sinclair Broadcast Group said they have reached an agreement for Sinclair to subscribe to Nielsen’s local television measurement service. The new comprehensive renewal agreement provides Nielsen’s TV ratings service for all 162 of Sinclair’s owned or operated stations, the companies said in a release.    The agreement also includes…