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The main financial backer of Russian and emerging markets mobile operator Vimpelcom is taking a stake in Qvantel, a Finnish supplier of mobile network management software, in its latest move to help reinvent Vimpelcom as an internet player. L1 Technology said on Monday it was making a strategic investment for…

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CenturyLink Inc. on Monday said it reached a cash-and-stock deal to buy Level 3 Communications Inc. for roughly $25 billion, a marriage that would give the communications companies more heft to weather a competitive landscape. Level 3 runs one of the largest internet backbones in the world but has turned…

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College GameDay is headed to Baton Rouge next weekend for a top 20 game between SEC rivals Alabama and LSU. The popular ESPN pregame show announced its destination on Saturday night. It will be the second time College GameDay is at an Alabama game this season after already making a…

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While we’re all watching the NFL on this Sunday, it’s getting closer to the time where we get to watch the game we really care about. Yes, it will be the second appearance this season for the Minnesota Vikings on Monday Night Football, as they will travel to Soldier Field…

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As the CFL regular season nears its culmination on the Shaw Road to the Grey Cup, CFL ON TSN delivers a doubleheader tomorrow (Saturday, Oct. 29), capped off by a special 30-minute closing ceremony live from Regina’s Mosaic Stadium, immediately following the final game at the historic stadium featuring BC…

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For 24 hours on Nov. 4, 2016, the voices of Central Michigan University’s WMHW radio station will be emanating from a different location: the roof of Brooks Hall. The one-day rooftop broadcast starting midnight Nov. 3, 2016 through midnight Nov. 4, 2016, is in support of College Radio Day which,…

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St. John's Athletics will provide a live ESPN3 broadcast of its annual on-campus men's and women's basketball Media Day, which begins at 12 p.m. this afternoon in Carnesecca Arena. The live coverage will be produced by SJU-TV. Media Day will begin in a press conference format as head men's coach…

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There will almost certainly be 11 fewer games broadcast on free-to-air television in 2017. On Thursday, AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan conceded Channel 10 appears unlikely to take up an option to return to the sport it broadcast for 10 years between 2002 and 2011. As part of the $2.5…

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Tennis Australia and Japanese broadcaster WOWOW announced today a significant extension and expansion of their long-term broadcast relationship to 2021. The deal begins in January 2017 and it is Tennis Australia’s largest broadcast agreement in Japan. Along with extensive coverage of the Australian Open, WOWOW will for the first time…

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The Summit is solid for now. The commercial-free alternative rock radio station out of Akron that broadcasts to the Mahoning Valley via a lease agreement with WKTL-90.7 FM survived a scare but will remain on the air. WKTL is owned by the Struthers school board, which — as part of…