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SMPTE announces 2019 Award recipients


The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers has unveiled its 2019 award winners to be honoured at its Gala Awards in October.

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New PM Johnson must focus on Brexit & innovation, tech industry warns


The UK’s tech industry has warned that the new British prime minister must make resolving Brexit a priority, while finding a way of enabling and promoting digital innovation in the country.

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EU approves Liberty Global €19bn sale to Vodafone


Vodafone has won conditional approval from the European Commission for its multi-billion bid to take over Liberty Global’s cable assets in Germany and Eastern Europe.

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Red Bee Media expands Netherlands hub


Red Bee Media’s has announced a second facility in Hilversum which will focus on product development, IP testing and demonstrations as well as software-based solutions.

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Indian SVOD service gains $100M from Tencent and Paytm


Tencent and Paytm are in the final stages of confirming $100 million worth of investment in Indian video and audio streaming start-up platform MX.

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IBC announces Social Impact Awards shortlist


IBC has announced the shortlist for its inaugural Social Impact Awards celebrating industry diversity, sustainability and ethical leadership.

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CBC and BBC ink co-production deal


Canadian and British broadcasters have confirmed a creative co-production partnership in a commitment to future collaboration across drama, documentaries and news content.

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BBC makes “significant change” on gender pay gap


The BBC has revealed that pay differences between women and men are down 3% across every banding with the number of women in leadership roles growing to 43.8%.