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Over two decades in business, Tucson-based International Towers Inc. has been part of the digital TV conversion, the evolution of high-speed wireless networks and even advanced surveillance technologies. Now, the communications tower company is expanding largely to help build new infrastructure for the seemingly unquenchable thirst for wireless broadband. International…

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Wimbledon will continue to be broadcast on BBC at least until 2024 following a four-year extension to the longest partnership in sports broadcasting history. "We are delighted to be further extending our long partnership with the BBC up to 2024," chairman of the All England Club Philip Brook said in…

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Chinese vendors Huawei, Oppo and BBK Communication Equipment together accounted for 21 percent of the smartphones sold worldwide in the third quarter of 2016, a report by Gartner satted on Thursday. The report added that these were the only smartphone vendors to make it in the global top five which…

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GeoBroadcast Solutions’ MaxxCasting radio coverage optimization system is now officially approved as U.S. patent number 9232481, according to a press release from the company. The MaxxCasting system was designed to help radio broadcasters maximize signal quality and coverage with protected contours. The MaxxCasting system combines predictive modeling with advanced radio…

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Says it signs contract with MBC(Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation) on Nov. 18, to produce weekends special project drama "Father I'll Take Care of You" Contract amount is 6.94 billion won   Source:reuters.com

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 EPL cashing in on China soccer enthusiasm  Deal to tap into growing market for pay-per-view streaming (Adds background) By Adam Jourdan SINGAPORE, Nov 18 The English Premier League has sold its television rights in China to streaming service PPTV for around $700 million, a source familiar with the matter said,…

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Bharti Airtel could turn around its loss-making Africa operations in FY18 if it is able to sustain the strong customer base growth and accelerated data usage and mobile money adoption levels of the September quarter and backs them with cost-optimisation measures, analysts and industry experts said. The Sunil Mittal-led telco's…

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Virgin Media - Has received regulatory and competition approval to acquire UTV Ireland, nation's newest free-to-air commercial broadcaster   Virgin Media - Agreement also includes a comprehensive 10 year output deal in ireland for itv produced programming   Virgin Media - Purchase price is expected to be funded through existing…

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Vodafone Business Services (VBS), the enterprise arm of Vodafone India, on Thursday, announced it has tied up with Google Cloud to offer G Suite to bring people together and help them work smarter. The "G Suite" has a set of intelligent apps -- Gmail, Docs, Drive, Calendar, Hangouts designed with…

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Nokia said on Tuesday it expects its primary addressable network equipment market to fall around 2 percent next year. The Finnish company said in a statement it expects the operating margin for its networks business to be in a range of 8 to 10 percent in 2017, and sales to…