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The AWS-3 spectrum auction was over in January, and whether it is the drama surrounding the results, or the public comments from the participants, it is a gift that keeps on giving. Carriers and commissioners have raised concerns about Dish Network’s use of “designated entities,” allowing the company to score…

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Newsmax TV, the new news, information and lifestyle-focused channel, has been added to the programming lineup available via FilmOn.com – the largest and fastest growing OTT and mobile device television provider with a monthly user base of 65 million worldwide, 27 million across America. Watch Newsmax via FilmOn here. Already…

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NBCUniversal and Gray Television announced Thursday that they have entered into an agreement for NBC’s TV Everywhere mobile and online platforms to feature live linear simulcasts of Gray’s 24 NBC affiliated TV stations. The partnership marks NBCU’s TV Everywhere’s first venture into local linear streams of a station not owned…

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FreeWheel, the online advertising tech company acquired by Comcast last year, said A+E Networks has become the latest programmer to join its “FourFronts” programmatic pilot, a program that enables advertisers and publishers to plan and reserve digital video inventory in advanced using proprietary data. The programmatic pilot enables matching of…

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For the second consecutive year, Gearhouse Broadcast, the longtime provider of facilities and crew to the ATP 1000 Series and the Tour Final, has partnered with Replay Technologies' Emmy-winning freeD product to bring tennis fans revolutionary viewing angles for the 40th Annual BNP Paribas Open beginning next week in Indian…

Thursday, Mar 05, 2015
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Telstra is one of the few vendors to join a new group of telco vendors, mobile operators, content providers and device manufacturers to share best practices in LTE Broadcast. Other members of the consortium are Ericsson, Facebook, the GSA (Global mobile Suppliers Association), the GSMA, Indycar, Intel, KPN, Qualcomm and…

Thursday, Mar 05, 2015
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Fox Television Stations has acquired the off-network broadcast rights to Debmar-Mercury's Tosh.0, which airs on Comedy Central. Tosh.0 will begin airing in the fall on local Fox stations in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Dallas, Washington, D.C., Houston, Charlotte and Minneapolis. Tosh.0 launched on Comedy Central in June…

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Comcast is in talks to acquire Visible World, a maker of targeted advertising systems and a player in the white-hot programmatic TV sector, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday, citing unnamed sources.     Comcast and Visible World were not immediately available for comment, but the paper noted that a deal…

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Netflix has struck what it calls an "un-metering" agreement in launching the video streaming service in Australia and New Zealand. It is launching the service through all major Australian broadband operators, the company announced Tuesday. But on iiNet, the second largest DSL provider, Netflix says customers will get all that…

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AmpliTech Group, Inc. announced that it has received new orders valued at over $400,000 from international government and domestic private customers within the last 2 months. These new orders are for products for which AmpliTech has primarily been a sole source due to its unique and unparalleled performance attributes that…