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CNN splits with India partner

Global Broadcast News (via its TV18 operation) and CNN-Turner Broadcasting have been partners in supplying India with local and international news, as CNN-IBN, for ten years since 2005. But from…

Iran satellite channels “not paying bills”

BBC Monitoring is reporting that the broadcasting of all Iranian satellite TV channels over Africa has been suspended. Iran blamed satellite operator Arabsat, and used the main evening’s nightly news…

SpaceX failure hurts satellite operators

SpaceX failure hurts satellite operators

Sunday’s SpaceX launch explosion last weekend caused significant falls in the share prices of European and US satellite operators as the market reacted to lower revenue forecasts for the operators.…

Uganda DSO on August 31st

Uganda’s digital switch-over is underway. Kampala city is already all-digital and its suburbs will go dark as far as analogue TV is concerned on July 31st. A final and absolute…

Globecast provides VoD for British Muslim TV

British Muslim TV has partnered with Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, to launch a new VoD service as part of its TV Everywhere offering. This extends the existing…

OBE C-100 transports Glastonbury in IP first

OBE C-100 transports Glastonbury in IP first

Six OBE C-100 encoders were used at the Glastonbury Festival to transport high quality HD broadcast feeds over IP from six stages to London, marking the first on-site IP delivery…

Eurosport snatches Olympics rights

Eurosport snatches Olympics rights

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has confirmed that all TV and multi-platform broadcast rights in Europe for the four Olympic Games in the 2018–2024 period have been awarded to Discovery…

Netflix closing in on 70m subs

Digital TV Research’s Global OTT TV & Video Forecasts report estimates that Netflix will have 69.90 million paying subscribers by end-2015, up by 28 per cent from 54.48 million at…

Sky, Liberty Global renew F1 interest?

Further to advanced-television.com’s June 2014 story that John Malone’s international cable operator Liberty Global and cable networks programmer Discovery Communications were seeking to take a 49 per cent stake in…

Vodafone Spain tests LTE broadcast technology

Vodafone Spain tests LTE broadcast technology

Vodafone Spain recently carried out an LTE broadcast eMBMS (Evolved Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Services) trial for the first time in Spain, allowing distribution of multimedia content to an unlimited number…