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McDonald's USA will televise its 13th annual 365Black Awards ceremony for the fourth consecutive year on the national cable television network Black Entertainment Television® (BET®). Hosted by actor/photographer Lance Gross alongside actress/singer Amber P. Riley, the program will initially air Thursday, September 1 at 9:00 p.m. EST/8:00 p.m. CST. Those…

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Grupo Clarín S.A. today announced that its Board of Directors approved a split-up (escisión) (the "Split-up") of  Grupo Clarín's equity interest in Cablevisión S.A ("Cablevisión"), the subsidiary that operates Grupo Clarín's cable television, internet and data transmission businesses, into a new Argentine corporation under the name of Cablevisión Holding S.A.…

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Today, Participant Media announced that as part of an overall reevaluation of the business, the company would be focusing its efforts and investments behind content creation and social impact, and exiting the business of owning and operating its TV cable network, Pivot. Commenting on this restructuring, Participant Media CEO David…

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YuppTV, the largest OTT player in South-Asian content has entered into a strategic partnership with ScoopWhoop media, the internet media company for online Indians. The association is set to host ScoopWhoop’s most exclusive viral content at YuppTV Bazaar, India’s leading online marketplace for video on demand, by YuppTV. YuppTV is…

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TPG Capital, the global private equity fund of leading alternative asset firm TPG, today announced it has entered into definitive agreements to acquire two regional broadband services providers, RCN Telecom Services, LLC (“RCN”) and Grande Communications Networks LLC (“Grande”), in separate transactions from ABRY Partners (“ABRY”) for $1.6 billion and…

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Caracol Television, one of Colombia's main television networks, once again used Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT)  broadcast-based Vyvx Solutions to distribute the international feed of an annual Latin American soccer tournament, 3 to 26 June, from different U.S. soccer stadiums to Caracol Television's studios in Bogotá, Colombia. Key Facts:…

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Wondery is today announcing the launch of its first original scripted podcast series, Secrets, Crimes & Audiotape. With this launch, the network intends to introduce audio drama to a new generation of listeners and jump-start a new golden age of audio drama in the US. Secrets, Crimes & Audiotape will…

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In a move that will dramatically change the face of customizable and addressable television advertising, a new Utah-based company, Filtrie, has premiered a free service that enables consumers to set limits on TV ads to reflect their own values and interests. Filtrie is a technology company that offers unprecedented control…

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Aeromexico, Mexico's global airline, in partnership with Panasonic Avionics, today announced it has added live television to its Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircrafts. This new service will initially offer two channels - Sport 24 for live sporting action from around the world, and CNN International. The service will be available to…

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AT&T* AUDIENCE Network today announced the cast for its new original series, "ICE" from global independent studio Entertainment One (eOne) and Antoine Fuqua's Fuqua Films. Ten hour-long episodes are currently in production in Vancouver. They will air in 2016 exclusively on both DIRECTV and AT&T U-verse.   Joining the "ICE"…