Reliance Jio gets pan-India provisional nod for TV content distribution
Jun 22, 2015 at 15:38 | Source:
New Delhi: RIL today said its subsidiary Reliance Jio Media has received provisional registration from the government to operate as multi service operator at pan-India level in digital cable TV space."Reliance Jio Media Private Limited, a subsid...
U.S. cable operator Charter to buy Time Warner Cable for $56 bln| Reuters
May 26, 2015 at 23:45 | Source:
Charter Communications Inc, the No. 3 cable TV operator, offered to buy No. 2 Time Warner Cable Inc for $56 billion on Tuesday but immediately ran into questions about whether regulators would agree to the combined company, which would control a big ...
Ericsson India bets big in TV and media, announces new wins
May 26, 2015 at 20:41 | Source:
In an era of ever faster convergence, Ericsson India, already a major player in video compression solutions for satellite broadcast and DTH has announced new wins and a deeper focus on the TV and media space. At Ericsson Television Next, a new though...
IoT is in the house: Decoding the tech behind smart homes
Apr 01, 2015 at 15:41 | Source:
By Rajiv KapurThe Internet of Things (IoT) is a much hyped term these days. Nowhere is that hype more evident than when it comes to the home automation market; a segment thats primed for $16.4B in growth by 2019 alone. For todays technology-adept con...
Govt approves rules banning live TV coverage of anti-terror operations
Mar 23, 2015 at 22:18 | Source:
New Delhi: TV channels will be barred from airing live coverage of anti-terrorist operations by security forces as per a new rule approved by the information and broadcasting ministry.Broadcasters in such situations will have to restrict themselves t...
HBO takes on Netflix and Amazon with US streaming service
Mar 10, 2015 at 04:12 | Source:
HBO, the US network behind hits such as Game of Thrones and The Sopranos, is launching an online streaming service that will weaken its relationship with cable TV providers. Called HBO Now, the service will be available in the US from April for $14.9...