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LG Electronics has demonstrated a unique new wireless network antenna designed to receive and process ATSC 3.0 next-generation television broadcast signals and redistribute them via WiFi throughout the home to connected devices such as smart TVs, tablets, laptop computers and smartphones. Taking the wraps off a two-year development project, the…

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There’s a new radio station on the air in the Chattahoochee Valley and a local radio station group is helping it get started. The new CSU Cougar radio celebrated its grand opening today. WCUG, 88.5FM can now be heard across the Chattahoochee Valley. It’s an idea that became reality thanks…

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San Diego NBC-owned station KNSD has moved into a new 52,000 square foot broadcast facility in Kearny Mesa. “We are proud that NBC 7 has returned to Kearny Mesa, the neighborhood where the station aired its first newscast 50 years ago,” said president and GM Richard Kelly. “The new facility…

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The NBA is making a new play for fans in Africa by splitting with the continent’s biggest sports broadcaster and teaming up with a Zimbabwean telecommunications entrepreneur who started his first business with $75. The NBA said Thursday that it has a new multiyear deal with Econet Media to show…

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Mobile satellite services provider Inmarsat has entered into a multi-year contract with Telenor Satellite of Norway to lease a large piece of the mobile Ka-band broadband capacity on Telenor’s Thor 7 satellite, industry officials said. The agreement will allow London-based Inmarsat to bolster its growing aeronautical broadband portfolio over Europe…

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For the first time in the history of the Indianapolis 500, RTV6 has rights to air the ABC broadcast of the race a second time – on Memorial Day, May 30. Interest is especially intense this year for the 100th running of the greatest spectacle in racing. RTV6 will broadcast…

Thursday, Apr 21, 2016
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After 15 years in downtown San Diego, a ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Wednesday for the NBC7/39 studio in Kearny Mesa. “We are proud that NBC 7 has returned to Kearny Mesa, the neighborhood where the station aired its first newscast 50 years ago,” said Richard Kelley, the station’s president and…

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The FCC has recently requested comments on its Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) titled, “Expanding Consumers’ Video Navigation Choices; Commercial Availability of Navigation Devices,” which is focused on changing the current set-top-box (STB) regimen in the U.S. This NPRM has the potential to introduce additional regulatory burden on a sector…

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The team behind a series of short term radio broadcasts to support and promote Haddenham’s summer beer festivals have been awarded a full time licence by government regulator Ofcom. Red Kite Radio, based at the Haddenham Garden Centre, has been awarded a five-year licence following three successful broadcasts during Summerfest.…

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016
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“Video Killed the Radio Star” is a song by British band The Buggles. Originally performed in 1980, the song was the first music video ever played on MTV. The song has since become symbolic of new forms of media doing away with the old. While this is true, The Buggles…