Connectivity/Contribution

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UEFA launches free OTT platform

2019-06-14T15:25:00+01:00By

The European football body has unveiled its new free-to-air streaming service, UEFA.tv, which will deliver games live and on-demand across Europe.

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Telstra and ITN demo remote production solution for World Relay Championship

2019-06-12T15:49:00+01:00By

Australian telecoms company Telstra has demonstrated its high performance media IP network outside of its home nation for the first time with the live remote broadcast of the World Relay Championship in Japan.

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BBC abolishes free TV licences for over-75s

2019-06-10T16:19:00+01:00By

Almost four million UK pensioners will have to pay for a TV licence as of June next year after the government-funded scheme was confirmed to end today.

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Google Cloud outage brings down YouTube, Snapchat

2019-06-03T11:07:00+01:00By

Google Cloud experienced a temporary outage, leaving thousands unable to access its services.

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EE and Stormzy launch UK’s first 5G service at London show

2019-05-30T10:56:00+01:00By

EE launched the UK’s first 5G service last night in London with Stormzy showcasing the next-generation network in a 360-degree virtual reality experience.

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EE to launch first UK 5G service this May

2019-05-23T11:08:00+01:00By

EE and Qualcomm are set to launch Europe’s first commercial 5G network next week, with the service set to go live in six cities across the UK.

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Sprint and T-Mobile make rural 5G pledge to win FCC merger nod

2019-05-22T15:32:00+01:00By

US telco providers, T-Mobile and Sprint have committed to taking “significant steps” to advance the next-generation wireless connectivity across the United States.

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DISH agrees $800m deal for EchoStar’s broadcast satellites

2019-05-22T10:03:00+01:00By

The $800 million transaction will see stock transferred to Echostar shareholders.

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The future of TV will be built on long term engagement

2019-05-15T00:00:00+01:00By Staff writer

TV businesses must shake off short termism and think customer lifetime value

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Vodafone confirms 5G switch-on in the UK this summer

2019-05-14T13:51:00+01:00By

Vodafone’s 5G network for businesses and consumers will launch in seven cities across the UK on 3 July with a further 12 cities connected by the end of 2019.

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Germany launches first 5G TV trial

2019-05-09T12:52:00+01:00By

The Bavarian Broadcasting Corporation has successfully kicked-off the first field trial in the region to test the next-generation 5G broadcasting technology.

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Video: How much of an opportunity for broadcasters is in in-car entertainment?

2019-05-03T14:36:00+01:00

The in-car entertainment systems is one of France 24’s new distribution charter explains director of technical solutions for distribution David Couret.

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