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The Miami Dolphins and Miami’s Sportsradio 560 WQAM today announced they have entered into a long-term partnership with the station becoming the official flagship radio partner of the franchise. The Dolphins previously had their games broadcast on Miami’s Sportsradio 560 WQAM during the 1997-2004 and 2007-09 seasons. In addition, all…

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A partnership between University of Wisconsin-Madison journalism students and the Lussier Community Education Center is giving students on Madison’s west side a chance to learn broadcast skills and express themselves through a low-powered radio station. Students from Madison Memorial High, Jefferson Middle and Muir Elementary schools are participating in the…

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A TV version of the popular comic book 'Preacher' is to be broadcast in the UK, it has been announced. Amazon Prime is to broadcast 'Preacher', the TV show based on the popular comic book. The popular streaming service has confirmed it will launch the show in the UK on…

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Netball Australia has inked a historic five-year broadcast rights and revenue sharing agreement with Nine Entertainment to bring the sport prime-time free-to-air television. Telstra has secured mobile streaming rights as well as two exclusive matches per week to be broadcast via Telstra TV. The deal, which begins in 2017, includes…

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Application by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation to amend the broadcasting licences for the ICI Musique (formerly “Espace Musique”) and CBC Radio 2 networks and stations to allow these radio services to continue to broadcast paid national advertising until 31 August 2018. The conditions of licence in question read as follows:…

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Ericsson has partnered with Turkcell to deliver the first live streaming mobile experience over LTE Broadcast in Turkey. The partnership saw the local basketball derby between Fenerbahce and Galatasaray Odeabank streamed over Turkcell’s LTE network to viewers in the arena. The demonstration was part of Turkcell’s deployment of Ericsson’s LTE…

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Canoe said its dynamic ad insertion service into video-on-demand programming has been accredited by the Media Rating Council. “We are proud of the high bar Canoe sets for itself with regard to the integrity and trustworthiness of our platform,” said Joel Hassell, CEO at Canoe. “To be accredited by the…

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Jiangsu Hongda New Material Co Ltd Says it plans to acquire Yongle Film and Television for about 3.26 billion yuan ($499.96 million) via asset swap, cash, share issue. Says it plans to raise up to 1 billion yuan in private placement of shares to fund acquisition, replenish capital, repay loans.…

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Viacom Inc and American Express Co on Tuesday said they will launch a data-driven product aimed at providing television advertisers deeper understanding into consumers' future purchases. The new tool, called "Vantage Intent," will use data analysis gathered from the majority of Am-Ex's $1 trillion in annual transactions to help advertisers…

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In an age of smartphones and streaming music services, a community radio station may seem as quaint and retro as vinyl LPs and transistor radios. Boston is hoping to prove that thinking wrong by demonstrating support for its own low-power FM radio station. Unlike underground pirate radio stations, the new…