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Feb 05, 2016, 13:24 ET

2016 Chinese New Year's Countdown in Times Square

To celebrate the arrival of the Chinese New Year, a Flash Mob featuring a hundred performers in monkey costumes plan to make an appearance at New...

Feb 04, 2016, 12:07 ET

Trial by Fire: A Film About Constance Marley, Sister of Reggae Legend Bob Marley, As She Struggles to Overcome the Disabling Disease CRPS

 Charles Mattocks, a celebrity chef and Emmy-nominated actor, announced the release of his new documentary film, Trial by Fire, that explores...

Feb 02, 2016, 07:00 ET

Orient TV Emerges as Leading Trusted Source on News and Culture in MENA - Expands New Bureaus

Dubai-based Orient TV is making waves in the media industry as it celebrates its 7 year anniversary on Feb 2nd by officially launching a new...

Jan 23, 2016, 14:20 ET

Nanny Extraordinaire Jo Frost Gives Fun Tips On Braving The Snow With Your Kids

 With the storm hitting the east coast, global parenting expert Jo Frost has put together an exciting list of family activities to consider,...

Jan 21, 2016, 16:00 ET
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Win A Trip To Sammy Hagar's Birthday Bash, Courtesy Of Mercury Insurance

 Rock fans are familiar with Hall of Famer Sammy Hagar's hits "Right Now" and "Why Can't This Be Love," but the rocker is also known for his...

Jan 19, 2016, 13:51 ET
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AXS TV Acquires Season 3 of the Reality Series "EX-WIVES OF ROCK," Premiering Wed., Feb. 17 With Back-to-Back Episodes at 9pE and 9:30pE

 AXS TV presents season three of the popular reality series EX-WIVES OF ROCK, premiering on Wednesday, February 17, with back-to-back episodes...

Jan 13, 2016, 14:52 ET
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AXS TV Honors The Legacy Of Beloved Rock Icon David Bowie With The Classic Concert Film 'ZIGGY STARDUST AND THE SPIDERS FROM MARS,' Airing Sun., Jan. 17 At 10pE

 AXS TV honors the tremendous life and legacy of influential rock n' roll icon David Bowie, with a special presentation of his classic 1973...

Jan 12, 2016, 14:54 ET
Bounce TV -- the nation's first and only broadcast television network designed for African-American (AA) audiences and TV's fastest-growing AA network -- is expanding into hour-long drama with Saints & Sinners, which will center around the pursuit of power, intertwined with deceit, greed, corruption and murder - all set against the backdrop of a large southern church. Saints & Sinners will be seen Sunday nights at 9:00 p.m. (ET) starting March 6.

Vanessa Bell Calloway, Clifton Powell, Gloria Reuben, Keith Robinson, Christian Keyes, Richard Lawson, Jasmine Burke and More Cast in Bounce TV's First Original Dramatic Series Saints & Sinners

Following the success of scripted comedy series, Bounce TV -- the nation's first and only broadcast television network designed for...

Jan 08, 2016, 02:00 ET
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New Opera TV 2.0 debuts at CES 2016

 INTERNATIONAL CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW (CES), Smart TV, Blu-ray Disc player and set-top-box manufacturers will now be able to offer their...

Jan 06, 2016, 11:00 ET
Tubi TV offers the largest library of premium streaming movies and TV shows, all for free.  Enjoy on mobile, connected TVs and the web, wherever you want to be entertained.

Tubi TV And Starz Digital Announce Licensing Agreement To Stream TV And Movies To Viewers For Free

 Tubi TV, the largest provider of free TV and movies, and Starz Digital, the global digital and on-demand licensing arm of Starz and a...

Jan 05, 2016, 16:22 ET
Bounce TV is the first African American broadcast network.

Bounce TV Posts Strongest Year in its History, Remains the Fastest-Growing African-American Network on Television

 Bounce TV viewership continued to soar in 2015 as the nation's first-and-only broadcast television network for African Americans (AA) posted...

Jan 05, 2016, 11:00 ET

You.i TV announces SDK for development partners to power the appification of TV

Valtech named first implementation partner to build multi-screen applications in the forthcoming You.i TV Partner Program OTTAWA, Jan. 5, 2016...

Jan 04, 2016, 06:04 ET
Stream TV's Ultra-D solves the two biggest limitations of 3D technology: the need to wear special glasses and the scarcity of 3D content. After years of technology development mass production of Ultra-D displays is underway with manufacturing partner Pegatron and products are shipping to clients across Asia, Europe and North America. Be the first in the world to #win a 65" Ultra-D Glasses-Free #3DTV. Follow @UltraD3 and tweet #IWantMyUltraD through Jan. 15 to enter. See Ultra-D live at #CES2016 in Stream TV's Central Hall Booth #13633. Press conference attendees will be entered twice for double the chance to win.

Stream TV Highlights First Ultra-D 4K Glasses-Free 3D Video Walls And Other New Products At #CES2016

Stream TV Networks™ will showcase the exceptional quality of Ultra-D™, its award-winning proprietary hardware and software solution...

Dec 31, 2015, 05:00 ET

China Digital TV Announces Termination of Asset Restructuring

China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STV) ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), the leading provider of cloud-based application platforms and...

Dec 30, 2015, 05:00 ET

China Digital TV Announces Results of Annual General Meeting

China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STV) ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), the leading provider of cloud-based application platforms and...

Dec 28, 2015, 05:00 ET

China Digital TV Announces Change to Board of Directors

China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STV) ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), the leading provider of cloud-based application platforms and...

Dec 21, 2015, 12:47 ET
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EbonyLife Film's FIFTY, now available on Netflix

 FIFTY, the new and exciting movie-magical production which premiered before a global audience in London on Saturday October 17th,...

Dec 16, 2015, 13:16 ET
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AXS TV Acquires David Hasselhoff UK Mockumentary Series 'HOFF THE RECORD'

 AXS TV is bringing season one of the U.K. scripted mockumentary series HOFF THE RECORD to the U.S. for the first time ever, making its network...

Dec 11, 2015, 16:08 ET
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 AXS TV expands its music programming lineup with the all-new original series ROCK & ROLL ROAD TRIP WITH SAMMY HAGAR PRESENTED BY MERCURY...