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iHeartMedia, Cumulus, Entercom, Cox, Sun Broadcast Group and Shazam announced a strategic alliance today that will lay the groundwork for a radio audio audience measurement solution in the U.S. that will deliver audience metrics across all formats. “The richness of our data, combined with Shazam’s measurement capabilities, will enable much…

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International Media Content Ltd. (IMC), parent company of SportsMax and a subsidiary of Digicel Group, announced today that it has been awarded the exclusive broadcast rights for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games for the Caribbean by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). As a…

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Sony Pictures Networks India has acquired the exclusive broadcast rights to telecast the 2016 edition of the International Champions Cup in India. The matches this year will be held across North America, Europe, Australia, and China, and will see 17 of the top clubs from across the world participating in…

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Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has finalized a number of agreements with broadcasters around the world for a variety of new and classic Nickelodeon animated series. In Thailand, Thai PBS renewed its deal with VIMN for such Nick Jr. programming as the first three seasons of Wonder Pets and Bubble…

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The Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex is home to a multitude of concerts and plays, but the venue is always looking for ways to shake things up. Through a redesign and some partnering, the BJCC will now take on a new air as it takes to the airwaves with Birmingham Mountain Radio.…

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The co-owner of EON Sports Radio says the new station – which launched on Wednesday – is “confident” about securing a deal to broadcast AFL matches as early as next season. The station is available across the country on digital radio, online and via its app. It will broadcast 24/7…

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The broadcast equipment market across the Asia-Pacific region will double in nine years as 4K over IP makes inroads, according to Persistence Market Research research. According to the latest Persistence report, “Broadcasting Equipment Market: Asia Pacific Industry Analysis and Forecast, 2016-2024,” the broadcasting equipment market in APAC region is expected…

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Mondo TV SpA Said on Monday it signed an agreement with Atlas Alpha Yield Fund (Atlas) and Atlas Capital Markets (ACM) for the issue of Mondo TV bonds for up to 15 million euros ($16.61 million). To issue warrants in favour of Atlas for the total value of 8.7 million…

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Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc., a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster, and Greater Media, Inc. announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which Beasley will acquire all of the outstanding stock of Greater Media for an aggregate consideration of approximately $240 million, subject to adjustments. Under…

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Renovations continued Tuesday inside the studios of Seminole Productions as news spread that the Atlantic Coast Conference has agreed to an updated television deal with ESPN. A 50-foot trailer arrived at Florida State with over 2,000 pounds of new, state-of-the-art broadcast equipment, with more on the way. Video components were…