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Half of the European Union's member states on Monday called for the removal of barriers to the free flow of data both within and outside the 28-nation bloc to ensure the continent can benefit from new data-driven technologies. In a letter to the European Commission and the Netherlands - which…

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Every May, the TV networks announce their fall schedules to advertisers at an event called the upfronts. They aim to sell their new shows to ad buyers at the highest possible price, while the ad buyers try to stay skeptical. It's an antiquated ritual that, nonetheless, is enormously important to…

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Electric Friends(TM), a new Norwegian-based manufacturer that has developed the next generation of robotic camera systems for broadcasters, and Ideal Systems are launching their latest technology to the APAC market at BroadcastAsia2016. Set to revolutionize the broadcast robotics market, the new invention is the first easy-to-use, intuitive robotic control system…

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Commercial radio stations which were licenced in March last year and are yet to go on air should broadcast or surrender their licences to other players, a Member of Parliament has said. A Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Information Media and Broadcasting Services member, Kindness Paradza, made the call which is…

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The Miami Dolphins and Miami’s Sportsradio 560 WQAM today announced they have entered into a long-term partnership with the station becoming the official flagship radio partner of the franchise. The Dolphins previously had their games broadcast on Miami’s Sportsradio 560 WQAM during the 1997-2004 and 2007-09 seasons. In addition, all…

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A partnership between University of Wisconsin-Madison journalism students and the Lussier Community Education Center is giving students on Madison’s west side a chance to learn broadcast skills and express themselves through a low-powered radio station. Students from Madison Memorial High, Jefferson Middle and Muir Elementary schools are participating in the…

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A TV version of the popular comic book 'Preacher' is to be broadcast in the UK, it has been announced. Amazon Prime is to broadcast 'Preacher', the TV show based on the popular comic book. The popular streaming service has confirmed it will launch the show in the UK on…

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Netball Australia has inked a historic five-year broadcast rights and revenue sharing agreement with Nine Entertainment to bring the sport prime-time free-to-air television. Telstra has secured mobile streaming rights as well as two exclusive matches per week to be broadcast via Telstra TV. The deal, which begins in 2017, includes…

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Application by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation to amend the broadcasting licences for the ICI Musique (formerly “Espace Musique”) and CBC Radio 2 networks and stations to allow these radio services to continue to broadcast paid national advertising until 31 August 2018. The conditions of licence in question read as follows:…

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Ericsson has partnered with Turkcell to deliver the first live streaming mobile experience over LTE Broadcast in Turkey. The partnership saw the local basketball derby between Fenerbahce and Galatasaray Odeabank streamed over Turkcell’s LTE network to viewers in the arena. The demonstration was part of Turkcell’s deployment of Ericsson’s LTE…