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Telecom Italia will launch an offer to buy out minority investors in its TV broadcasting unit in a bid to simplify its structure and cut costs, it said on Thursday. Telecom Italia owns 77 percent of Telecom Italia Media , and buying out the remaining stake will cost it around…

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Nautel is pleased to announce the first deployment of high-powered FM transmitters to Broadcast Australia under a new five-year supply agreement. The award-winning NVLT Series was chosen following a successful bid by Nautel and their Australian representative, Innes Corporation for Broadcast Australia’s high-powered FM transmission requirements. Nautel are world leaders…

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Argentine state-owned sports channel DeporTV started to broadcast some matches of the country's top football league, NextTV Latam reports. Argentine cable TV operators Cablevisión, Supercanal, Telered, Gigared, Telecentro Intv as well as some operators of Red Intercable network have recently added DeporTV to their line-ups, NexTV Latam reports. The country's…

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Canon introduced the new HJ24ex7.5B, a portable telephoto HD zoom lens intended for ENG applications. As the successor to the Canon HJ22ex, the new HJ24ex7.5B lens “has a 24x zoom ratio with the highest magnification and longest focal length among portable zoom lenses for 2/3-inch HD cameras with zoom ratios…

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CueScript, a provider of creative prompting solutions with feature-rich designs for all broadcast production needs, is proud to announce its new CS CueNumber double digit cue light for its CSM line of prompting solutions at BVE 2015 (Stand P11). Also on display from the CSM line will be the CSM15…

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Sound Devices, specialists in audio and video products for broadcast and film production, is pleased to announce that its 970 rack-mount, multi-track audio recorder won the Cinema Audio Society (CAS) Technical Achievement Award in the Production category. The Cinema Audio Society was formed in 1964 to recognize innovations in recording…

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Ohio State University may have won the 2015 College Football Playoff National Championship, but AT&T scored big as well by offering its first demonstration of its LTE broadcast technology during the game at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The carrier, along with partner MobiTV, used AT&T’s 4G network to…

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The BBC is in discussions with the Football Association about how to make it easier to choose the most exciting FA Cup fixtures to broadcast live. The broadcaster received criticism for not showing Bradford's shock 2-0 victory over Sunderland in the FA Cup fifth round on Sunday, electing instead to…

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NVerzion(R), a leading provider of cutting-edge tools for digital broadcasting and television station automation, today announced that WKNO-TV, the PBS station in Memphis, Tennessee, has deployed a flexible, scalable automation system from NVerzion. NVerzion's Component Level Automation System Solutions (CLASS(TM)) offers control over a variety of third-party equipment -- in…

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TDC provides pay-TV services for the Nordic region, including Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland. We provide 100 linear OTT channels to some 1.5 million subscribers in Denmark alone. Like other service providers, we are well aware that the video quality of today’s smartphones and tablets has made such devices true…