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2014-06-26 08:23:51

Adds 16 Channels to UK Portfolio LONDON, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures Television (SPT) today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire CSC Media Group (CSC) in the UK. Under the agreement, SPT will own and operate the 16 ad-supported channels in the company's portfolio, pending regulatory approval. The deal has been struck between SPT Networks and private equity firm Veronis Suhler Stevenson, majority shareholders in the CSC Media Group, with SPT...

2014-02-21 08:24:40

The PCTV 461e brings high definition DVB-S and DVB-S2 digital satellite TV to Windows based PCs. Linux support is also now available. BRAUNSCHWEIG, Germany, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hauppauge Digital Inc subsidiary, PCTV Systems Sarl has launched the PCTV DVB-S2 Stick (461e), a high definition digital satellite TV receiver, designed for both Windows and Linux based systems. The 461e can receive free-to-view HD digital satellite broadcasts in Europe and the Middle East from...

2009-01-27 08:00:00

MONTREAL, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SAND Technology Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SNDTF), an international provider of data management software and services, announced today that its South Korean reseller, FreeSat, has continued to expand its Financial Services portfolio with new implementations of the SAND/DNA product suite using FreeSat's consulting services. FreeSat specializes in providing Business Intelligence consulting services and innovative IT solutions for Information...

2008-10-14 09:00:25

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6bf6a3/united_kingdom_c) has announced the addition of the "United Kingdom - Convergence - Triple Play & Digital TV" report to their offering. The UK is in the forefront of media convergence in Europe. The country's excellent broadband infrastructure, served by universal DSL and extensive cable networks, offers a fast delivery platform for triple play and emerging quad play services. The digital broadcasting industry is...

2008-09-01 12:00:11

BOTH the BBC and ITV have launched a subscription-free digital satellite TV service which will be available across Scotland. Freesat will initially feature more than 80 TV and radio channels, a number which is expected to rise to 200 by the end of the year. Viewers will be able to watch high-definition programming with no subscription. Freesat will be available to 98-per cent of UK homes, including those who currently cannot receive Freeview, which is broadcast via terrestrial...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'