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25 YEARS OF DIGITAL TV
June 1, 2015 marked the 25th anniversary of digital TV. On 1st June 1990, a groundbreaking FCC proposal launched a new standard for TV - 'Digital Television' and paved the way for today's TV advances and experiences. Digital TV was invented by General Instrument (GI) Corporation, which is now part of the Arris Group. ....

MINISTRY BULLYING PRASAR BHARTI ?
Prasar Bharati is India's public broadcaster, with exclusive rights to terrestrial broadcasting of TV & radio signals. It is an autonomous body set up by (1997) Act of Parliament and comprises Doordarshan television........

MUST CARRY DD CHANNELS
Whereas, in areas where cable TV digitization has been completed, it is obligatory for the cable operators to carry 23 channels of Doordarshan including Kisan Channel, besides Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha channels. ......

CHANNELS OPT FOR DOUBLE CARRIAGE
TV channels have always lamented that they are forced to pay 'Carriage' & 'Placement' fees. They have complained to the government that they are held to 'ransom' by Cable TV & DTH networks,........

CABINET APPROVES GSAT-17 & 18
The GSAT-17 satellite is planned as a replacement for communication services of INSAT-3A and INSAT-4B satellites. Hence, GSAT-17 will be co-located with these satellites at 93.5 deg East. It will provide TV,.....….....

BAHL - DA VINCI PLAN DIGITAL PLATFORM
Founded in 2007 by Ferdinand Habsburg, Da Vinci Media is a Berlin headquartered media group that provides on-air & on-demand educational programming to curious minds around the world. First launched ........

SATELLITE INDUSTRY FORUM 2015
On June 1 last month, more than 150 industry speakers and delegates gathered at Grand Hyatt Singapore for the Satellite Industry Forum 2015. This year’s CASBAA event included ......

DAS PHASE III REALITY CHECK
The third phase of DAS is a mammoth task. It calls for shutting down analog Cable TV Headends that service 38.79 million TV households across 630 districts and 7,709 urban areas. .......










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