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U.S. video content developer Scripps Networks Interactive (SNI) has completed its purchase of a 52.7-percent stake in Polish broadcaster TVN from local holding ITI and Vivendi's Canal+ Group, the sellers said on Thursday. SNI unit s Southbank Media paid 584 million euros ($646.43 million) for the stake and SNI will…

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The parent company of WSAW NewsChannel 7 in Wausau, Gray Television, Inc., announced Wednesday it has acquired certain non-license assets of WFXS, which had served as the Fox affiliate for the Wausau-Rhinelander television market. The program streams of WFXS are now broadcast by Gray’s other Wausau station, WZAW-TV. The “Z”…

Thursday, Jul 02, 2015
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Technology giant Cisco said it will purchase security company OpenDNS in a deal valued at about $635 million, an effort to boost cloud-based security functions of the tech giant’s Internet of Everything (IoE) initiatives. OpenDNS, based in San Francisco, provides advanced threat protection for any device, anywhere, anytime. This is…

Thursday, Jul 02, 2015
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TV Freedom and Antennas Direct are revving up the free, over-the-air (OTA) TV bus for a stop in San Francisco's Chinatown July 3. They will give away "over 300" indoor DTV antennas, part of an effort to demonstrate that folks don't have to pay for cable to get a broadcast…