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The government has allowed sharing of active telecom infrastructure like antenna, feeder cable and transmission systems, a move that will lower costs for telecom operators and lead to faster rollout of networks. Earlier, the telecom companies were allowed to share only passive infrastructure such as towers. The Department of Telecom…

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Verizon Communications has served notice to its customers that it is to pull the plug on its public cloud offering. The news emerged as security researcher Kenn White used Twitter to publish a copy of a customer communication sent from Verizon Communications, which warned client that Verizon will ‘discontinue its…

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Telecom Italia plans to step up its spending on building out faster fixed and mobile networks in its home market over the next three years, where it sees core earnings returning to growth from 2017, the company said on Tuesday. The former national monopoly network operator, which has been struggling…

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France’s largest mobile operator by subscribers is locked in negotiations with Bouygues Telecom, the country’s third-biggest telecoms provider, over an agreement that would transform the sector by reducing the number of players from four to three. Reports at the weekend suggested that a deal — Orange is expected to pay…

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Culturally resplendent and famous for their lore and laurels, the Roma Community of Mersin is at the outset of launching a radio channel of their own by the name—“Romani Vast”. The channel’s name can be directly translated to “A strong Romani hand of support”. This move was made with the…

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A Spanish-language Grantee was appointed by the U.S. government to operate in the Office of Cuba Broadcasting, a decision that came without any warning. This implies possible changes for Radio Marti, which is under the wing of the Office of Cuba Broadcasting at the moment. Particular aspects of this arrangement…

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Seattle NBC affiliate KING is almost done with its move in to its new building. The station packed up and moved out of its old home in South Lake Union. The new building is at the Home Plate Center in the South of Downtown neighborhood. KING’s first broadcast from its…

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Bluffton Town Council appears poised to begin streaming its meetings live on the town government website later this year, though the meetings likely won’t be stored and available online for on-demand viewing. Council directed town manager Marc Orlando on Thursday to include cameras and other equipment upgrades necessary for the…

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CBS reported record revenues during the fourth quarter. Net earnings were $261 million, or 55 cents a share, compared to $413 million, or 79 cents a share. The earnings include a $484 million charge to reduce the carrying value of CBS Radio licenses. On an adjusted basis operating income was…

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On a recent Monday morning in a tiny storefront radio studio, DJ Huh What danced as if no one was watching — and enthusiastically played hip-hop and R&B music as if everyone was listening. Of course, with a 3-mile broadcast signal radius, no phone lines into the studio and no…