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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…

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Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. today announced the formation of a wholly-owned subsidiary, ONE Media 3.0, LLC,  whose purpose will be to develop business opportunities, products and services associated with the ATSC 3.0 "Next Generation" broadcast transmission standard and TV platform. The new company will build upon the advanced Next Gen…

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Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. (Deluxe) announced today that the company's multiscreen and Over-the-Top (OTT) media management and delivery platform, Deluxe OnDemand™, now provides key workflow capabilities to enable distributors and programmers to quickly and easily participate in the next wave of 4K/UHD with High Dynamic Range (HDR) content. Deluxe…

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The UHD Alliance (UHDA), the inter-industry group charged with fostering the Ultra HD ecosystem and promoting the benefits of Ultra HD entertainment technology, today expanded the range of products that can bear the ULTRA HD PREMIUM logo with announcement of certification and logo licensing for Ultra HD Blu-ray Players. The…