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360 Systems has selected San Diego-based Solekai Systems for advanced digital media software development of its next generation of broadcast video servers. Solekai will develop the system and architecture design, create and execute an acceptance plan, and integrate the next, advanced generation 360 Systems video server solution. During the development,…

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Vubiquity, an aggregator of premium content, said it has struck a deal to make its LiveVU linear TV platform available to members of the National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC), a group that negotiates carriage and tech deals for more than 850 independent cable operators.    The LiveVU hosted MPEG-2 and…

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Madison's progressive talk station WXXM-FM (92.1) has become the first broadcast radio station to carry a marijuana talk program available before only on the Internet. Launched in June 2014 by DigiPath Inc. of Los Angeles, TNMNews (The National Marijuana News) provides national cannabis news with the goal of educating and…

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Newsmax TV has signed a distribution deal with the National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC), providing the news and information service access to 900-plus member cable systems, encompassing nearly 12 million MVPD subscribers. Newsmax TV, which targets the underserved baby boomer audience, is already carried by DISH and DIRECTV in approximately…

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Here's a big question for the New Year: How do you deliver millions of pieces of content each day to millions, even billions of smartphones, tablets and computers at a time when such efforts produce only 3% or 4% of your revenue? Answers to that question go a long way…

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Amazon Studios will produce and stream original and acquired movies that it will stream to subscribers as early as a month after the film's theatrical release, company officials said Monday.    Amazon, which currently streams original series such as Golden Globe-winning series Transparent, will create original movies under the leadership…

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Madison's progressive talk station WXXM-FM (92.1) has become the first broadcast radio station to carry a marijuana talk program available before only on the Internet. Launched in June 2014 by DigiPath Inc. of Los Angeles, TNMNews (The National Marijuana News) provides national cannabis news with the goal of educating and…

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According to reports in both Israeli and international media this week, the Islamic State has a 24-hour television channel in the works. The station, which if launched will take ISIS’ well-polished propaganda machine to an entirely new level, will feature round-the-clock news and commentary that supports its jihadist ideology. The…

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Free TV channel TVB Pearl has announced a new deal to broadcast The Oscars live for four consecutive years, starting this year. The Academy Awards 2015 will be held in Los Angeles on 23 February Hong Kong time. SK Cheong, executive director and GM at TVB, said, “This year, we…

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The country's first-ever, over-the-air broadcast television network devoted to comedy around-the-clock will launch this spring when Katz Broadcasting debuts LAFF on April 15, 2015, it was announced today. LAFF will feature a mix of contemporary off-network sitcoms and popular theatrical motion pictures, with a target audience of adults 18-49.  The…