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Gulf News Media is to close its two remaining radio stations. Only three months after it closed Radio 1 and Radio 2, the broadcaster will shut down Josh and Hayat as well and hand over operations to Umm Al Quwainn Broadcasting Network on September 30. A statement issued on Thursday…

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If you were watching TV or listening to the radio recently then you might have witnessed a nationwide broadcast signal. It was a practice test to make sure the Emergency Alert System (EAS) is working. The purpose is to warn the public about emergencies nationwide. The FCC and National Weather…

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The British Basketball League (BBL) has announced a six-year deal with digital sports content and media group, Perform – who will manage the league’s broadcast and digital rights. The long-term deal sees all of this season’s BBL games streamed on Perform’s Watch&Bet service, whilst a number of games will also…

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Nine has relocated to the heart of Perth’s CBD in a huge $10 million statement of intent the network wants to become number one in Seven West Media’s home state. Last night, West Australian premier Colin Barnett, foreign affairs minister Julie Bishop and a host of dignitaries helped open the…

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Berkshire Hathaway investors will again be able to watch online as Warren Buffett answer questions at the annual meeting next year instead of making the pilgrimage to Omaha. Yahoo Finance said Monday that it will again broadcast Berkshire's annual meeting next spring. Roughly 40,000 people attended last spring's meeting in…

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If you aren’t able to watch Vin Scully’s final broadcast on Sunday afternoon, there is one more way for you to follow along. The Dodgers will simulcast the entire game against the Giants on AM 570 LA Sports radio, the club announced on Monday. Normally, the first three innings of…

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The official roll-out of digital radio happened in Slovenia on September 20th as public broadcaster RTV Slovenija launched the first digital radio network, carrying 13 programs. RTV Slovenija will operate the first digital multiplex, called R1, and will broadcast from seven transmitters around the country: Nanos, Crimea, Krvavec, Plešivcu, Pohorje,…

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Cox Communications is informing customers via e-mail of another round of rate increases in October. These latest hikes come after many customers had already seen rate hikes back in January. According to user discussion in our Cox forum, the company's 5 Mbps Starter broadband tier changes from $37.99 to $39.99,…

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Pubcaster Prasar Bharati has sent its viewpoints  to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)'s consultation paper on the involvement of the private sector in digital terrestrial broadcasting (which has been its forte, so far). In its response, it has stated that, even as it supports the move, it feels…

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As part of a three-year agreement with ESPN, Nicholls State University will broadcast sports games through online streaming service ESPN3 in the spring of 2017. Initially, coverage will include select basketball games and coverage will eventually expand to all home conference volleyball and basketball games. In 2018, football and baseball…