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Entertainment (GEE) has signed an exclusive agreement with German television programming company RTL International to provide a new German Premium TV channel to cruise ships around the world. The company will deliver RTL’s TV channel to 27 cruise lines and more than 130 ships serving about 10 million passengers a year. In…

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Commercial radio is hoping listeners turn on, tune in and drop out - of streaming - with a new smartphone that lets them listen to digital radio for free. Industry body Commercial Radio Australia has thrown its support behind a new phone, from manufacturer LG, that contains a digital radio,…

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Eye Media, the parent organization of Eye Radio, has announced that it has launched a new shortwave broadcast service to complement its existing FM broadcasts in South Sudan. The broadcasts starting today will bring listeners news and information in Arabic, as well as Dinka, Nuer, Shilluk, Bari, Zande and Lutoho.…

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The New South Wales government's Telco Authority will be designing a new state-wide radio network for more than 70 emergency, law-enforcement, and essential services agencies thanks to a AU$63 million investment as part of the government's Critical Communication Enhancement Program (CCEP). The government's network investment, announced on Tuesday by NSW…

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Omantel, the sultanate's leading telecommunications provider selected ARRIS VIP2262v2 DVR set-tops from ARRIS International plc to deliver DVR capabilities and on-demand HD content for its new Omantel TV+ service. Omantel subscribers will use the ARRIS set-tops to access more than 450 TV channels over their broadband connection and enjoy the…

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Gannett Co. (GCI), which owns USA TODAY and more than 100 other media properties across the country, said Monday it offered to buy Tribune Publishing (TPUB) for about $815 million, its second big expansion move since spinning off from its former parent less than a year ago. In a letter…

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Today AT&T and Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp., announced they are collaborating on opportunities to enhance connectivity through the use of  Internet of Things (IoT) products - services and technologies that employ digital technologies to better connect with customers and with elevator, escalator and moving walkway…

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An Australian TV channel has made an on-air apology for cutting to an advert break midway through a bugler's performance of The Last Post. Channel Seven cut to the ad break in their Sunday night broadcast as the crowd and players at the Melbourne Cricket Ground stood to attention in…

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Since 1973, a lone, 977-foot tall, three-pronged sentry has stood watch over San Francisco: Sutro Tower. The tower sends signals to 11 television, and four radio, stations throughout the Bay Area, as well as to cable and satellite providers. Like most things in San Francisco, the telecommunications tower, the angular…

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Unable to land a deal to broadcast Peterborough Century 21 Lakers games, Extra 90.5 FM is airing Cobourg Kodiaks games this year. The Peterborough-based sports/talk radio station, home of the OHL's Petes, will air all Kodiaks home games and their road games in Peterborough and potentially Brooklin, said Rob Mise,…