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Telemundo unveils Hispanic upfront slate with 1,000 hours of original content

Programming Editor 12-05-2021
Aiming to capture the current US Latino audience across every screen, NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises has unveiled its 2021-2022 programming line-up which it says will bolster its position as the leading multiplatform content creator for today’s Latino.
Telemundo LaReinaDelSur3 Upfront 12May2021

Immersive video uptake increases as 5G usage changes already

Mobile Editor 12-05-2021
5G networks have barely got out of the early adopter stage in many countries but research from leading telecoms equipment supplier Ericsson has found 5G is already having a noticeable impact on smartphone users worldwide.
ericsson 5g 3June2020

High-end UK broadband surges during winter lockdowns

Media Analysis Joseph O'Halloran 12-05-2021
In an interim update to its assessment of the UK’s fixed broadband and mobile networks, broadcast and telecoms regulator Ofcom has found an industry with aggressive infrastructure deployment during the time of the lockdowns declared in later 2020 and early 2021.
City Fibre Worker 10Mar2021

Subs soar as fuboTV scores record revenues in Q1 2021

Major Businesses Joseph O'Halloran 12-05-2021
After its pivot in late 2020 to seek out a new revenue stream from sports betting, sports-first live TV streaming platform fuboTV has closed what it says is the strongest first quarter in its history, delivering better-than-expected growth in subscribers, total revenue and ad revenue.
fuboTV Platform 24March 2020

NENT Group announces Red Election for Viaplay

VOD Joseph O'Halloran 12-05-2021
Hot on the heels of announcing that it was opening a new production business and as part of its commitment to premiere at least 40 original productions in 2021 Nordic Entertainment (NENT) Group has announced the latest original series for its Viaplay Original service.
NENT Red Election 12 May 2021

KDDI taps Media Links for channel expansion

Infrastructure Faye Sutton 12-05-2021

Japanese telecoms company KDDI Corporation has chosen Media Links’ new MD8000-100G Edition for its latest channel expansion programme.
media links KDDI 12 May 2021

Openreach extends analogue switch off to further 77 locations

Infrastructure Faye Sutton 12-05-2021

BT’s broadband provision division Openreach has announced a further 77 exchange locations, covering around 700,000 homes and businesses, where it plans to stop selling copper-based services in a year's time.
OPenreach broadband Rack multiple cables 12 may 2021

SPI partners with Digital Virgo for African distribution deal

Deals Faye Sutton 12-05-2021

SPI/FilmBox and Digital Virgo have inked a distribution deal that brings eight products from the SPI portfolio to Africa.
spi digital virgo 12 May 2021

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