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British telecom giant Vodafone has said it plans to invest of over Rs 13,000 crore in the country to upgrade and expand its network in India, and in its payments bank operations. The announcement through a statement was made after Vodafone's global head Vittorio Colao met Prime Minister Narendra Modi…

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Marquis Media Partners (MMP), the media consultancy group and the University of Salford have announced a new partnership. The announcement is part of a continuing expansion strategy by both MMP and Salford, where MMP partners and associates will work alongside staff at the university’s School of Arts and Media to…

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Silver Peak, the leader in building broadband and hybrid wide area networks (WANs), today announced the appointment of former Juniper Networks executive Anthony Sarkis as Sales Director for Australia and New Zealand (ANZ). Sarkis is tasked with accelerating growth and adoption of the company’s industry-leading SD-WAN solution in ANZ. “Many…

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Oman plans to invest RO450 million ($1.1 billion) over the next 10 years to modernise telecommunication services in all governorate, said the CEO of Oman’s Information Technology Authority (ITA). Salim Sultan Al Ruzaiqi was speaking at the seventh edition of the three-day FTTH (fibre-to-the-home) Council Mena Conference, which concludes today…

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Rentrak the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, announced today a groupwide contract expansion with Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.,for audience measurement services, including Rentrak's Advanced Political and Automotive Demographic ratings, for all stations and markets in their portfolio. Sinclair, which reaches approximately 38% of U.S. television households, was…

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Vodafone has long established itself as one of the largest mobile telecommunications companies in the world — the second-largest, to be exact. Now, its time to expand its brand. On Tuesday, as part of the company's latest financial report, Vodafone announced that it will be launching a television service in…

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Baidu, China's biggest Internet search company, is in talks to make its first investment in India, joining compatriots Alibaba and Tencent that are actively scouting for promising startups in the country to build their global portfolios. Baidu has expressed interest in acquiring a majority interest in Mydala.com, India's largest discount…

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BEK Communications is launching the new BEK Broadcasting Network, in partnership with the University of Mary, to produce and distribute North Dakota entertainment and content. The new network is a byproduct of the newly-constructed broadcasting studio headquartered on the University of Mary campus in Bismarck. The BEK Broadcasting Network, with…

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Amphenol Industrial Products Group now offers a signal splitter featuring six-terminal inputs that allow for higher combinations of functions in a single connector. The Tru-Loc splitter helps to reduce the number of connectors needed in an application. Amphenol's new splitter receives power and signal from one cable and splits it…

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Bitcoin payroll service Bitwage is joining six other startups as part of an incubator backed by French telecom giant Orange SA. The startups represent the fifth class of startups included in the Orange Fab incubator, which began operations in 2013. Companies that take part in Orange’s incubator, according to the…