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SpaceX seeks satellite broadband license from FCC

Space Exploration Holdings, doing business as SpaceX, has sought approval from the FCC to provide broadband services using satellite technologies in the United States...
Bell Canada Fibe TV

Bell Canada in STB deal with ARRIS for Fibe TV IPTV service

Bell Canada announced its set-top technology deal with ARRIS to offer better television experience to its Fibe TV customers. Fibe TV is the IPTV service of...
SES headquarter

SES announces resignation of CEO and CFO

Satellite technology company SES announced the resignation of CEO Karim Michel Sabbagh and CFO Padraig McCarthy. The company did not reveal the reasons for the...
Sports and technology

NBC Olympics taps AT&T, Ericsson and Cisco for Olympic Winter Games

NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, has selected AT&T, Tektronix, Ericsson and Cisco, to boost customer experience at the Olympic Winter Games...

NBN and Speedcast select Gilat satellite platform for business

Gilat Satellite Networks announced that NBN Co and Speedcast selected Gilat’s satellite platform for its Business and Enterprise Satellite Service (BESS) for businesses in...

Indian pay TV market heading for revenue growth

Subscriptions in the Indian pay TV services market will grow moderately, while revenue is likely to grow at 19 percent, primarily driven by Direct-to-Home...
Digital radio broadcasting India

TRAI paves way for Digital Radio Broadcasting in India

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has submitted its recommendations on Digital Radio Broadcasting in India -- paving the way for entry of FM...
Quika CEO Alan Afrasia

Quika launches free satellite internet in developing countries

Quika has launched free satellite internet – targeting consumers in developing countries. The company is trying to bridge the digital divide. 3.9 billion people or...

SES-15 satellite goes operational targeting Americas

SES announced that the new SES-15 spacecraft has been operational at the 129 degrees West orbital position since 1 January. The satellite took six...
India broadcasting industry

TRAI consultation on auditors for digital addressable systems

TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) has issued a consultation paper on empanelment of auditors for digital addressable systems (DAS). India has 1421 MSOs, 6...
TRAI Chairman RS Sharma

TRAI consultation on easy telecom access to persons with disabilities

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has issued a consultation paper on making telecom and broadcasting services accessible for persons with disabilities (PwD) across...

TRAI presents consultation paper on tech aspects of TV channels in India

TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) has issued a consultation paper on issues relating to uplinking and downlinking of television channels in India. India has...
SES Networks Asia

Timor Telecom uses SES Networks for international voice business

SES Networks will power Timor Telecom (TT), a telecom operator in Timor-Leste, to enable international voice traffic between Timor-Leste and the rest of the...
Video QoE

Video on demand to fuel OTT revenues to touch $120 bn

Subscription Video on Demand (SVOD) services will drive OTT revenues to reach $120 billion in 2022 against $64 billion in 2017. Over a quarter...
Airtel DTH business

Airtel sells 20% stake in DTH business for $350 mn

Indian telecom service provider Bharti Airtel has sold 20 percent stake in its DTH business to private equity firm Warburg Pincus for approximately $350...
Dish Network Sprint

DISH offers free OTA antennas to handle CBS blackout issue

DISH has started offering free digital over-the-air (OTA) antennas to customers to watch local broadcast channels of CBS for free in affected markets in...



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