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Mayor Bill de Blasio, Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment Commissioner Julie Menin, and NYC & Company President & CEO Fred Dixon today joined MTV in announcing that the 2016 "MTV Video Music Awards" will return to New York City, airing live from Madison Square Garden for the first time…

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DISH Network L.L.C. and Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB)(NASDAQ:VIA) have agreed to terms for a multi-year contract renewal that provides DISH customers with uninterrupted access to Viacom networks and sets the stage for select Viacom live and Video-on-Demand content to join the Sling TV single- and multi-stream services. Details of the agreement…

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Louisiana Public Broadcasting, CODOFIL (Council for the Development of French in Louisiana) and Groupe Média TFO (Télévision française de l'Ontario), the leader in French educational content in North America, announced the premiere of French language kids programming on LPB2 for Francophones and future Francophones in Louisiana.  The announcement was made…

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Comcast today announced the launch of the Xfinity TV Partner Program to expand the range of retail devices its customers can use to access their Xfinity TV service. Leveraging open standard technologies, such as HTML5, the Xfinity TV Partner Program provides a common framework to which smart TV, TV-connected and…

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NYC Television & Video Week will take place at the TimesCenter, Waldorf Astoria and Grand Hyatt on October 17-20, 2016. The fourth annual event adds "Video" to its name to reflect the addition of a television industry-related video component that will include sessions on virtual reality and other of-the-moment topics.…

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Louisiana Public Broadcasting, CODOFIL (Council for the Development of French in Louisiana) and Groupe Média TFO (Télévision française de l'Ontario), the leader in French educational content in North America, announced the premiere of French language kids programming on LPB2 for Francophones and future Francophones in Louisiana.  The announcement was made…

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"Broadcast is alive, well, and continues to deliver value in today's fragmented ecosystem," asserted Howard Horowitz, president of Horowitz Research, at Tuesday's Online Video Conference at the NAB Show in Las Vegas. In a presentation based on the research firm's latest consumer data, "The Value of Broadcast Content in Today's…

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DHX Media Ltd. ("DHX" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: DHXM; TSX: DHX.A, DHX.B), the world's leading independent, pure-play kids content company, has licensed the much-loved children's publishing property, Rainbow Magic, from Mattel, Inc. ("Mattel") (NASDAQ: MAT), the worldwide leader in the design, manufacture, marketing and content of toys and family products.…

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NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, has selected SMT to provide real-time data presentation services, results and timing interfaces for its production of the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, which take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from August 5 - August 21. The announcement was made…

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Avid® introduced the industry’s first end-to-end production workflow for the Panasonic AVC Ultra-LongG video format, including full integration with solutions across the Avid MediaCentral™ Platform. Many news organizations and broadcasters worldwide are now shooting in the AVC Ultra-LongG format, since it provides high quality media at smaller bandwidth rates. With…