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Singapore Telecommunications Ltd will raise its stakes in Thai telecom company Intouch Holdings PCL and India's Bharti Telecom Ltd for S$2.47 billion ($1.8 billion) in total as part of its strategy to boost exposure to emerging markets. In a statement on Thursday, Singtel said it had entered into conditional share…

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The carrier wars continue: AT&T said on Wednesday that it, too, is shaking up its wireless plans. AT&T announced a new plan structure, available starting Sunday, that eliminates overage fees for customers. Those with a tendency to quickly use up their mobile data allotment for the month can now breathe…

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016
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A non-stop broadcast marathon is to be staged by Crawley Hospital Radio from Friday September 2 - Sunday September 4. The mega session - which will include live music - is being held to raise funds to help launch a hospital radio on-line streaming service. Senior presenter Iain Ridgley will…

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OI2 MEDIA NETWORKS has completed their new prototype state-of-the-art OI2 VISUAL RADIO flagship studio facility in partnership with AVRA technologies.  It features a hardware and software setup that converts nearly any radio studio or radio show operation into a full HD television facility. OI2 MEDIA CORP plans to produce and…

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TV2 Norway has 68 people onsite in Rio, working out of a production area in the IBC as well as at a studio in Olympic Park,a  standup position right outside that studio, and a third standup position atop the TV Tower in the middle of Olympic Park. Helping out with…

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Microsoft’s research and development center has launched a mobile studio for live broadcast using the Facebook live platform. The studio, a first of its kind in the Israeli hi-tech industry, will broadcast live via Facebook a wide range of content geared toward an audience of programmers and entrepreneurs in hi-tech…

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AT&T (T) , Verizon (VZ) , T-Mobile  (TMUS) , Comcast (CMCSA) , Dish (DISH)  and others started bidding Tuesday for the most appealing wireless spectrum left in the government's portfolio. The Federal Communications Commission opens the second phase of a groundbreaking auction -- the first of its kind in the…

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After a busy summer for Sinclair, during which it was fined by the FCC for bad-faith broadcast-retransmission negotiating just before signing a multi-million dollar retrans deal with top pay-TV operator Comcast, the nation’s largest station group has embarked on a campaign to let consumers know they don’t need the pay-TV…

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016
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Moss Beach’s J7 Studios is known for being an incubator for cutting-edge artists of all veins. Now the studio is adding a fresh twist on recording art by introducing streaming capabilities. “Streaming is brand new. We haven’t done this before,” said J7 Studio owner Mark Weisbarth. “It’s a website that…

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ESPN will maintain their presence in European soccer through at least the 2022 World Cup qualification process. A deal announced today confirms the details, as ESPN has negotiated for US English-language rights to all UEFA national team competitions. According to John Ourand of the Sports Business Journal, the deal is…