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There’s a sign taped to the door of a plain storefront in a shopping center in the little town of Wimberley. In bold green and black it reads “Wimberley Valley Radio.” DuAnne Redus is eager to show off the new space for KWVH. Starting the station hasn’t been easy, she…

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Despite relinquishing the rights to much of its sports broadcasting portfolio in a bid to save £700m the BBC has announced that it has acquired the broadcast rights to the 2018 Commonwealth Games. The BBC has been awarded the UK broadcast rights for the 2018 games which will take place…

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In what could prove to be a game changer for digital radio, LG Electronics has unveiled its new LG Stylus DAB+ device at Radiodays Europe 2016, in Paris. Expected to be available in Australia later this year, the 5.7-inch handset features the world’s first built-in DAB+ broadcast digital radio. DAB+…

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On Feb. 18, the power went out at KDVR Denver. Powerful winds had caused the studio to go dark, but Tribune’s Fox affiliate had a 5 p.m. newscast to broadcast. So the station decided to stream the program live on Facebook. Without access to any video or scripts, everyone had…

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Atlantic Broadband said it has reached a carriage deal with Spanish language programmer Univision. According to Atlantic Broadband, the multi-year, multi-platform agreement includes Univision’s broadcast and cable networks Univision, UniMás and Galavisión. Atlantic Broadband will add El Rey Network in select markets by the end of the year. The new…

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Bel TV, the national TV and radio broadcasting company of the Republic of Belarus, has chosen solutions from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, to take its live news and video production capabilities to the next level. The company purchased GV STRATUS for video production and content management, EDIUS for editing,…

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Imagine Communications, empowering the media and entertainment industry through transformative innovation, has secured the contract to transition the playout facilities at Jordan Media City (JMC) in Amman, Jordan, from SD to HD. The first phase of the expansion will allow JMC to add six new ART HD channels to support…

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In August 2015 YouTube launched a dedicated platform just for gaming content. Today the YouTube Gaming app has been launched on iOS and Android in Australia, with the desktop version scoring an upgrade as well. “YouTube Gaming is an app that keeps you connected to the games, players, and culture…

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U.S. networks are changing the way they develop and release new shows, and even commercials, as they seek to adapt to new TV viewing habits and profit from the "binge-watching" made popular by video streaming services like Netflix. The changes could help offset declining audiences and the trend known as…

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Urban Communications Inc. (TSX VENTURE: UBN), one of the country's first telecommunications companies to deliver Gigabit Internet service to the home, today announced it has launched a new low-cost 100 Mbps high-speed Internet service at $49 per month. The new low cost option includes 100 Mbps download speed, 100 Mbps…