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Monday, Feb 29, 2016
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It's the night where the biggest awards in movies are handed out in Hollywood, but in Saskatoon you can watch the broadcast in a theatre seat. The 88th annual edition of the Academy Awards are being streamed live at the Roxy Theatre on 20th Street W starting at 7 p.m.…

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ESPN has been increasingly hitching itself to the esports bandwagon over the last few years, even going as far to start up their own editorial wing for the growing industry. But ESPN is first and foremost a television broadcaster, something video games doesn’t traditionally mesh with well. ESPN has had…

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After a long battle for getting a place on the dial, low-power FM stations are beginning to start broadcasting. Seven stations in Seattle hold low-power licenses. But so far, only one is on the air: KXSU on the campus of Seattle University. Low-power stations, or LPFMs, have a broadcast range…

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Broadband solutions provider for the aviation industry Gogo has closed a deal with global satellite operator SES to meet growing demand ... This news article is one of hundreds published daily by Business News Americas about the commodities, markets, movements, companies, projects, economics and politics integral to the development of…

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French state-owned international news channel, France 24, will launch a Spanish language channel in 2017. France 24 will broadcast six hours a day of programmes for Latin America audiences, supplemented by its programme s in French with news bulletins on the hour and half-hour. The French, English and Arabic channels’major…

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Several Korean broadcasters announced this week that they will begin transmitting ATSC 3.0 OTA broadcasts starting in February 2017. The news comes after the two broadcast networks, SBS and MBC—in conjunction with LG Electronics, ETRI and several equipment vendors—announced the first successful live end-to-end ATSC 3.0 broadcast in the country,…

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The Brooklyn Nets and CBS RADIO have reached an agreement to extend their multi-year broadcast rights agreement. WFAN-AM/FM, the most listened to sports radio station in the nation, will continue as the team’s flagship radio station. “Our relationship with CBS RADIO continues to give us a major voice in the…

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NBCUniversal said it is adding linear broadcast and cable inventory to its programmatic ad sales offering. Beginning this fall advertisers will be able to use data to plan and buy media plans targeting specific audiences via automated systems. The expanded NBCUx will be a part of NBCU's upfront sales. NBCU…

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Scripps Networks Interactive said it has notified Cox Communications that it plans to buy Cox’s 35% stake in Travel Channel. Scripps CFO Lori Hickok on the company’s earnings call Tuesday told analysts that the valuation part of the process has begun. Scripps Networks Interactive acquired a majority stake in Travel…

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CEVA, Inc., the leading licensor of signal processing IP for smarter, connected devices, and Spreadtrum Communications, a leading fabless semiconductor company in China with advanced technology in 2G, 3G, and 4G wireless communication standards, today announced the expansion of their long-term strategic partnership around Spreadtrum's advanced LTE SoC smartphone platforms.…