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Arqiva plans London Stock Exchange flotation next month


According to a Reuters report, British broadcast and mobile masts company Arqiva plans to raise around £1.5 billion in the biggest initial public offering (IPO) in London so far in 2017. Private equity owned Arqiva  said it will use the proceeds from next month’s listing to pay down debt. After £2.6 billion worth of debt […]

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How new technologies and careful planning can ‘fix the live stream’


High profile glitches with live streamed sports indicate that, if the net isn’t broken, it is in need of a fix. The Mayweather-McGregor bout in August was targeted by 239 pirated streams (identified by security specialist Irdeto) but many viewers turned to illegal sites when the official pay per view stream failed to keep pace […]

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Insight TV announces first US 4K UHD launch on Layer3 TV


Insight TV, a UHD broadcaster and producer of native UHD HDR content covering action sports, entertainment, and lifestyle, has revealed a major distribution deal with next generation US cable company Layer3 TV. This is the first 4K UHD distribution deal that Insight TV has signed in the US. The agreement means that Insight TV is […]

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Broadcast Solutions GmbH delivers latest UHD truck to NEP Switzerland


NEP Switzerland is now up and running with its second 4K/UHD OB Van unit, again conceived and delivered by Broadcast Solutions GmbH. The Swiss company has doubled its 4K production resources in readiness for broadcast production work on the 2017/2018 season of the Swiss Raiffeisen Super League (RSL). The newly added UHD 42 OB Van […]

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Olympic Channel to broadcast Olympic Flame Lighting Ceremony


Signalling the start of the countdown toward the Olympic Winter Games, the Olympic Flame Lighting ceremony is a captivating and historic event which starts the Olympic Torch Relay on the road to PyeongChang 2018. The Olympic Channel will present live online coverage from Olympia, Greece on Tuesday, 24 October starting at 12 p.m. local time […]

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