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May 07, 2014, 17:18 ET

RFD-TV's Founder to Testify Before Congressional Hearing on Proposed Merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable

 Patrick Gottsch, founder of RFD-TV, will testify Thursday at a hearing before the U.S. House Judiciary Committee on "Competition in the Video...

May 06, 2014, 04:00 ET

TV App Agency Announces Smart TV Partnership With FOXXUM

TV App Agency, the leaders in Smart TV and Connected TV app development and FOXXUM, leading Smart TV solutions specialists, today announced a...

May 05, 2014, 11:24 ET

Bounce TV Unveils New Original Series & Renewals for 2014-15 Upfront Season

 Bounce TV ( -- the nation's first-ever and fastest-growing broadcast television network designed for African American...

May 05, 2014, 09:49 ET

Enterprises TV Features Diesel Tech Industries

The producers of Enterprises TV are pleased to announce that Diesel Tech Industries will be featured in an upcoming segment on as part of the...

May 05, 2014, 06:00 ET

China Digital TV to Announce First Quarter 2014 Financial Results on May 20, 2014

BEIJING, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Digital TV Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE: STV) ("China Digital TV" or "the Company"), the leading provider...

May 02, 2014, 14:37 ET
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AXS TV Adds Guitar Legend Eric Clapton To Sunday's Jazz Fest Broadcast

 AXS TV is proud to announce the addition of headliner Eric Clapton to its Sunday broadcast of New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival...

May 01, 2014, 14:59 ET
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AXS TV Delivers The Ultimate New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival Experience - Tonight Features Robert Plant At 8pE And Santana At 9pE

 Celebrate the music and passion of New Orleans, as AXS TV presents a fully immersive 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented...

Apr 30, 2014, 06:30 ET
BlackTree TV, the No. 1 destination for African-Americans on YouTube and one of the largest online content providers for urban entertainment and information, today announced the premiere of a TV network program on Soul of the South Network. Hosted by Alex Hudgens, 'BlackTree on TV' marks the first time an urban YouTube channel has launched a daily national original program. The half-hour series will deliver Hollywood news and information using the best of BlackTree TV's current coverage and deep library of interviews, red carpets, behind-the-scenes and set visits to give a weekly rundown on the best Hollywood has to offer. (PRNewsFoto/BlackTree TV)

BlackTree TV And Soul Of The South Television Announce TV Show Launch

 BlackTree TV, the No. 1 destination for African-Americans on YouTube and one of the largest online content providers for urban entertainment...

Apr 29, 2014, 13:40 ET
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AXS TV Honors A Music Icon With The Premiere Of "ALL MY FRIENDS: CELEBRATING THE SONGS & VOICE OF GREGG ALLMAN" On Sunday, May 11, At 8pE/5pP

 AXS TV—the premier destination for live festival coverage and unparalleled performance broadcasts—pays tribute to Rock N' Roll...

Apr 24, 2014, 13:00 ET

Mira TV añade a su programación estelar al prestigioso periodista Rick Sánchez y al comediante Alexis Valdés

MIAMI, 24 de abril de 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Mira TV, la nueva cadena de televisión en español para los hispanos en...

Apr 24, 2014, 13:00 ET

Renowned journalist Rick Sanchez and comedian Alexis Valdes return to the small screen

Mira TV, the new television network for US Hispanics in Florida, announced its primetime programming line-up with the long awaited return of Rick...

Apr 23, 2014, 08:30 ET

If You Missed The Opportunity To See Buddy Hackett At His Very Best, Or, If You Just Miss Buddy... offers award-nominated comedy gems! All programs have been digitally re-mastered and restored to their original length. ...

Apr 23, 2014, 04:30 ET

Alwatan TV to Announce its Star-Studded New Line Up of Ramadan Programming at a Live Event

With viewership at its annual peak during Ramadan, Alwatan's celebrity packed line up of programs is a "must" for media buyers in the...

Apr 22, 2014, 17:00 ET

China Digital TV Announces Filing of 2013 Annual Report on Form 20-F

 China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STV) ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), the leading provider of conditional access ("CA")...

Apr 21, 2014, 13:51 ET
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AXS TV Announces Season Four of the Weekly Live Concert Series 'THE WORLD'S GREATEST TRIBUTE BANDS' Airing in Fall

AXS TV, the premier destination for live music events, brings back its hit live concert series THE WORLD'S GREATEST TRIBUTE BANDS for a fourth...

Apr 20, 2014, 20:03 ET
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AXS TV Announces Updated Coachella Lineup For Tonight's Broadcast Starting At 9pE/6pP

AXS TV has updated its Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival broadcast line-up for Sunday, April 20 starting at 9pE/6pP. The broadcast has added...

Apr 19, 2014, 19:23 ET
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AXS TV Updates Coachella Broadcast Lineup for Saturday, April 19

 AXS TV has updated its Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival broadcast line-up for Saturday, April 19 starting at 9pE/6pP. The...

Apr 17, 2014, 16:07 ET
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David Letterman, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, Tracy Morgan, Martin Scorsese And Robert De Niro To Headline Spike TV's "One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles"

 The biggest superstars in comedy will come together on Spike TV to celebrate the legendary career of one of their most beloved icons - Don...

Apr 17, 2014, 11:05 ET
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AXS TV Is Broadcasting Indiana University's 'LITTLE 500' Intramural Collegiate Bike Race Live On Friday, April 25 And Saturday, April 26

 AXS TV is live broadcasting Indiana University's famed LITTLE 500, the largest collegiate bike race in the United States, for the twelfth...

Apr 16, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Vme TV Launches "Mensajes Para Mama" this Mother's Day

 Vme TV, the first and only Spanish-language public television network in the United States, is launching "Mensajes Para Mama," an initiative...