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Atlantic Broadband said it has reached a carriage deal with Spanish language programmer Univision. According to Atlantic Broadband, the multi-year, multi-platform agreement includes Univision’s broadcast and cable networks Univision, UniMás and Galavisión. Atlantic Broadband will add El Rey Network in select markets by the end of the year. The new…

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Bel TV, the national TV and radio broadcasting company of the Republic of Belarus, has chosen solutions from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, to take its live news and video production capabilities to the next level. The company purchased GV STRATUS for video production and content management, EDIUS for editing,…

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Imagine Communications, empowering the media and entertainment industry through transformative innovation, has secured the contract to transition the playout facilities at Jordan Media City (JMC) in Amman, Jordan, from SD to HD. The first phase of the expansion will allow JMC to add six new ART HD channels to support…

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In August 2015 YouTube launched a dedicated platform just for gaming content. Today the YouTube Gaming app has been launched on iOS and Android in Australia, with the desktop version scoring an upgrade as well. “YouTube Gaming is an app that keeps you connected to the games, players, and culture…

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U.S. networks are changing the way they develop and release new shows, and even commercials, as they seek to adapt to new TV viewing habits and profit from the "binge-watching" made popular by video streaming services like Netflix. The changes could help offset declining audiences and the trend known as…

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Urban Communications Inc. (TSX VENTURE: UBN), one of the country's first telecommunications companies to deliver Gigabit Internet service to the home, today announced it has launched a new low-cost 100 Mbps high-speed Internet service at $49 per month. The new low cost option includes 100 Mbps download speed, 100 Mbps…

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Regional satellite operators expect free-to-air (FTA) channels to still rule the roost for the near feature despite growth in Pay-TV channels. Markuz Fritz, senior vice-president of commercial development and marketing at Eutelsat, told Gulf News that Pay-TV broadcasters are increasing their capacity for high-quality channels and the market is growing…

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Univision has asked AT&T to keep its programming on U-Verse for 24 hours after the end of the Democratic debate. AT&T says it is glad to comply, but adds that it wants Univision to make its networks, not just stations, available. AT&T had requested that Univision allow it to restore…

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In a bid to make TV the new playground, direct-to-home (DTH) company DishTV has partnered with Visiware International, one of the world leaders in interactive games for television. Both companies have announced that Playin’TV, Visiware’s flagship international gaming channel broad casted on over 40 networks worldwide, will now be made…

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The gift of a radio station from Mid-West Family Broadcasting, Eau Claire to the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Foundation will mean expanded educational opportunities for UW-Eau Claire students and new avenues for university outreach to a wider audience. Mid-West Family Broadcasting and the UW-Eau Claire Foundation announced the gift March…