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Thursday 14 March 2019, AM

Media Masters - Ken Hertz

Media Masters with Paul Blanchard welcome to media Masters a series of one-to-one interviews with people at the top of the media game tell me when Los Angeles and John by Hollywood dealmaker can hurt a senior partner in century City Law Firm of hurts, Liechtenstein and young is firm represents Tal…

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Who cares what the papers say?

BBC sounds music Radio podcasts and this is the media show from BBC Radio 4 who cares what the papers say I was because the Herald the Scottish broadsheet one of the world's longest running newspapers has terminated its daily leader column the editor believes that the modern reader can make up the…

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Why does the London Underground still not have Wi-Fi in tunnels?

Advertisement But why does London have much worse connectivity than most other public transport systems below ground And why is there zero phone connectivity Take Moscow's Metro, where both Wi-Fi and mobile phone network have been available since 2014. These signals work in line of sight, and that's doable because tunnels in Moscow are wider and straighter than those in London. - www.wired.co.uk

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Wednesday 13 March 2019, PM

New inquiry: Public service broadcasting and video on demand

The Communications Committee launches its new inquiry which will investigate whether there is a future for public service broadcasting in the context of the rising popularity of video on demand services. Does public service broadcasting do enough to reflect and serve the demographics of the UK Have public service broadcasters responded adequately to market changes - www.parliament.uk

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Wednesday 13 March 2019, AM

Scottish commercial radio with Colin Kelly and Adam Findlay

Coming up this week will focus on commercial radio in Scotland and dissect the latest on local nurse with Colin Kelly and Adam Finlake also James cridland has his latest thoughts on the future development of the industry are there more radio moments with David Lloyd radio today's Roy Martin is her…

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Friday 08 March 2019, PM

08/03/2019

BBC sounds music Radio podcasts wrong all these years hello I'm on the Today programme now and I'm going to talk a little bit like this and project my voice and I realised it's much more interesting to listen to people who have a conversation more being themselves. Well. I try and feedback this we…

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Thursday 07 March 2019, PM

Terms of reference: Review of BBC news and current affairs

We are conducting a review of the BBC's news and current affairs output across television, radio and online. We expect to publish our findings in autumn 2019 and any relevant findings will inform our future regulation of the BBC. Review of BBC news and current affairs Terms of reference. - www.ofcom.org.uk

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Media Masters - Martin Brunt

Media matters with Paul Blanchard welcome to media Masters a series of one-to-one interviews with people at the top of the media game Down by Martin Brunt crime correspondent for Sky News then the chief reporter for the Sunday Mirror he joined. The channel is part of their launch lineup in 1989 si…

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Thursday 07 March 2019, AM

The future of video viewing: forecasts to 2028 | Mar 2019 | Enders Analysis

Linear TV is still a mass market medium, watched by 90% of the UK population each week. However, our latest viewing forecasts predict broadcasters will account for two-thirds of all video viewing in 2028, down from c. 80% today, due to the relentless rise of online video services Total viewing will continue to increase as more short-form content is squeezed into people's days, particularly on portable devices, but the key battleground for eyeballs will remain the TV screen The online shift has already had a huge impact among younger age groups, with only 55% of under-35s' current viewing to broadcasters. Older audiences are slowly starting to follow suit, but have a long way to go - www.endersanalysis.com

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Wednesday 06 March 2019, PM

BBC must prepare for a digital future, says director general

The BBC must plan for a future where a large proportion of its audience never watch its traditional television channels, its director general will say, as he calls for the iPlayer catch-up service to become a rival to Netflix. The BBC director general will attempt to emphasise the scale of the challenge as the BBC juggles this transition with running its existing outlets. - www.theguardian.com

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Investigating Michael Jackson

BBC sounds music Radio podcasts from BBC Radio 4 what is the king of pop a paedophile to have been mini disgusting statement made recently concerning allegations of improper conduct on my part these statements about me are totally fast in life. He denied it. He beat multiple criminal charges, but …

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Britbox set for rights battle | News | Broadcast

"Over time, there will be real tension around rights negotiations," said one senior indie figure. "The challenge for the PSBs is that they are nowhere near fully funding shows – so the idea that the likes of Amazon, Disney and Netflix will allow them to carve out exclusive UK SVoD rights is ludicrous. "The US giants will start to consider UK programming as a low-level investment because if a show isn’t driving real value [in its home market] then there is no point in them putting proper money in." - www.broadcastnow.co.uk

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Wednesday 06 March 2019, AM

Roundtable #24 including Scala Radio launch

The radio Today programme with broadcast bionics solutions for creative radio people in the weekly podcast from Stuart Clarkson and we start with a thank you for your lovely comments about last week's radio Today programme with Dirk Anthony and Matthew Wright lots of you been listening to it as on…

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Monday 04 March 2019, PM

Simon Mayo launches Scala Radio on DAB digital radio – RadioToday

Bauer's latest radio service, Scala Radio, launched as planned at 10am on Monday 4th March 2019. Scala Radio is available across most of the country on DAB digital radio in stereo. - radiotoday.co.uk

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Saturday 02 March 2019, PM

TalkTalk customers in threat to WalkWalk amid new £4 monthly charge for TV service

TalkTalk customers in threat to WalkWalk amid new 4 monthly charge for TV serviceFee was introduced last month and automatically added to bills. E-mail... Many disgruntled TalkTalk customers are refusing to pay a new 4 monthly charge the telecoms provider has introduced for its TV service. - www.thisismoney.co.uk

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Friday 01 March 2019, PM

Explaining Brexit

BBC sounds music Radio podcasts hello is turning into a seemingly endless journey, how hard can it be to cover it simple up to a point broadcasters have been telling their hair out feeling they have to cover the subject but desperate to find new and interesting ways of doing so BBC News editorial …

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Media Business Podcast #2: Broadcast Gamechangers - Baz and Lambert in conversation

Hello welcome to the media business podcast which brought you buy Media business insight the publisher of screen international and broadcast I'm Chris Curtis the editor of broadcast and this month will take care of the feet with the first part of our 60th anniversary celebrations supported by plan…

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Friday 01 March 2019, AM

Viewers tune out for new Scottish TV news hour The Nine but BBC hails 'encouraging start'

BBC Scotland launched as a brand new channel on Sunday, with The Nine's first live airing at 9pm on Monday meeting with praise from critics. Scottish viewers can still access the BBC's network news on the News at Six or Ten on BBC One each night, followed by Reporting Scotland covering news and weather across the nation. - www.pressgazette.co.uk

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Thursday 28 February 2019, PM

Media Masters - James Wildman

Media matters with Paul Blanchard welcome to media matters series of one-to-one interviews with people at the top of the media game after being headhunted from trinity mirror is also held senior positions at Yahoo and Virgin Media first UK is the publishers most important market outside the US and…

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Wednesday 27 February 2019, PM

Commercial radio tunes out of local

BBC sounds music Radio podcasts and this is the media show from BBC Radio 4 now Once upon a time you turn on the radio in the morning and you find a station that sounded a bit like this. Maybe this effort that used to be 100 of commercial radio stations around the country, but over the years they …

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BBC and ITV team up to launch Netflix rival BritBox

The BBC and ITV have confirmed plans to join forces and launch a paid-for streaming service called BritBox by the end of this year, in an attempt to head off Netflix. BritBox will not have the latest BBC and ITV shows, which will remain available through the catch-up BBC iPlayer and ITV Hub services. - www.theguardian.com

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Wednesday 27 February 2019, AM

Dirk Anthony on the changes at Global and talkRADIO’s Matthew Wright

Give me up this week big news from global as it prepares for National breakfast shows on Capital heart and smooth to be talking to talk radio Matthew Wright 6 months into his job present in the afternoon, Show James cridland. That's why Australian commercial radio wants to stop people sharing his …

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Friday 22 February 2019, PM

The End of Political TV? What Andrew Neil's departure means for BBC News

Hello and welcome to the media podcast I'm a man on today. Show are the BBC's political programme still cutting the mustard can Snapchat be Netflix and their own game the government backed plan to save local newspapers and the secret group of journalists stoking online harassment in the media quiz…

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Job Vacancy: Radio 4 Controller

BBC sounds music Radio podcasts interesting job vacancies have Arisen hear the BBC the deputy director-general is leaving as eventually is today's John Humphrys closer to home the controller Radio 4 is retiring will be hearing some advice for applicants per job from her predecessor markdown Azam t…

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is DAB the long-term solution? – RadioToday

Simon Mason, Head of Broadcast Radio Technology at Arqiva, writes about the rise in demand for digital radio and driverless cars, for RadioToday. Meanwhile you still have the safety and legal implications around using mobile phones in vehicles to consider, adding further justification for the use of in-built DAB over mobile connected radio. - radiotoday.co.uk

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Thursday 21 February 2019, AM

How can I legally avoid paying a TV licence fee?

You don't need a TV licence to watch movies and TV programmes on DVD or Blu-ray, or streamed from Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, Now TV, YouTube and similar services unless they stream live TV. You don't need a TV licence to watch programmes on catch-up TV services, with the exception of the BBC's iPlayer. Once you had a TV licence registered to your home address, it covered numerous people watching live TV on numerous TV sets. - www.theguardian.com

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Media Masters - Darren Childs

Media Masters with Paul Blanchard welcome to media Masters a series of one-to-one interviews with people at the top of the media game global managing director of the BBC worldwide and European senior vice president for Sony Pictures I also spent 8 years in Asia working for star TV since getting …

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Wednesday 20 February 2019, PM

How to combat fake news?

BBC sounds music Radio podcasts from BBC Radio 4 it's another big week in media news last week. We had the 10th cross report into the future of journalism this week. We've got the culture select committees final report into fake news and disinformation accept really it's about something much much …

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Wednesday 20 February 2019, AM

Martin Campbell on deregulation and consolidation in commercial radio

The radio Today programme with broadcast bionics innovative solutions for creative radio people produce of the weekly podcast from Radio to our founder and editor Roy Martin is here as well. Hello Roy highest. You here we are another week and adjoining is on the podcast as well the sweet Martin Ca…

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Monday 18 February 2019, PM

NuVoodoo Study Highlights Smart Speaker Growth

The latest NUVOODOO Ratings Prospects Study has some interesting information on smart speaker use, showing that among persons 14-54, use of the devices is up to 43 and even deeper among those likely to be in a NIELSEN ratings sample. The news may be good for radio, for which listening to an FM station's stream on the devices is common, but also for pureplay streaming audio services, which is also growing. - www.allaccess.com

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Friday 15 February 2019, PM

PMSE 700 MHz Clearance Coordination

The DTG, in collaboration with industry stakeholders and members of the PMSE Implementation group, have undertaken a project to help ensure that equipment and practices supporting PMSE following the clearance of the 700 MHz band continue to deliver to expectations. PMSE equipment technical guidelines providing a tool for verification of PMSE equipment deployments, including suggested testing methods and interpretation of results, to be used in conjunction with the minimum requirements for PMSE equipment detailed in ETSI EN 300 422. - dtg.org.uk

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Thursday 14 February 2019, AM

Media Masters - Rachel Jupp

Media Masters with Paul Blanchard welcome to media Masters a series of one-to-one interviews with people at the top of the media game tonight by Rachel job editor of BBC Panorama Rachel joint Channel 4 news as producer in 2005 and became its head of home you 7 years later in 2013. She moved to t…

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Wednesday 13 February 2019, PM

The Cairncross Conundrum

BBC sounds music Radio podcasts and this is the media show from BBC Radio 4 it's a Conundrum at the heart of the news business demand for new users never been higher get the number of people prepared to pay for it is at an all-time low so without any money. How do you fund Jones that's a question …

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Wednesday 13 February 2019, AM

Bauer buys Lincs, Celador and Wireless Local

Hello, I'm Stuart Clarkson coming up on this week's podcast from Radio today. Lots of chat about Bower following their purchase this week of wireless groups local stations celador radio and the Lincs FM group with vasculitis on scala radio coming up as well interesting at James cridland will consi…

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Monday 11 February 2019, AM

RAJAR Q4 2018 – adambowie.com

Hours were down 4.0 on the quarter and down 22.6 on the year to 7.6m. By contrast, Heart London's reach is up 7.3 on the quarter and down 2.3 on the year to 1.52m. Hours are up 20.9 on the quarter and up 4.2 on the year to 9.4m. This quarter saw Kiss take a bit of a hit in London, reach down 16.7 on the quarter and down 19.4 on the year to 1.63m. Hours were similarly down 15.7 on the quarter and 30.4 on the year to 7.4m. That's part of a slightly worrying trend for the station in London which has seen its hours fall each quarter for the last four consecutive quarters. Hours are down 24.2 on the quarter and down 2.2 on the year to 4.9m. Magic in London made some gains in reach, up 2.9 on the quarter and up 2.7 on the year to 1.6m, while hours fell 12.0 on the quarter and down 5.7 on the year to 8.1m. Radio X had a decent quarter in London, up 34.1 on the quarter to a reach of 480,000. - www.adambowie.com

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Tom Watson: Tories to blame for loss of free TV licences for over-75s

Age UK's new research shows that over 40 of over-75s will have to cut back on either food or heating in order to keep their TV if they lose their free licence. Officially, responsibility for the free TV licence and the consultation which ends tomorrow belongs to the BBC after the Government handed the dirty work of austerity over to our national broadcaster. - www.mirror.co.uk

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Friday 08 February 2019, PM

Spotify means business: how buying Gimlet changes podcasting

Hello and welcome to the media podcast I'm Olly Murs on today's show Spotify enjoy a 230 million dollar gimlet digital journalism faces its own publishing crisis Instagram scrabbles to act on sensitive content + y Sky News turn the cameras on their own team and where they will young could take dow…

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Thursday 07 February 2019, AM

UKTV CEO quits as BBC prepares to take full control of broadcaster

The corporation's board is meeting next week and is expected to approve a deal to take control of the bulk of UKTV, which broadcasts 10 free-to-air and pay-TV channels, including a one-off payment of as much as 250m. UKTV is currently jointly owned by BBC Studios, the corporation's commercial arm, and the Eurosport owner, Discovery. The BBC has been approached in the past about selling its stake in UKTV, worth at least 500m, but instead has decided to spend big to take control of the hugely profitable business. - www.theguardian.com

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Smithsonian Channel to Launch in U.K.

With 19 million homes, the U.K. move is the single-biggest launch ever for the joint venture of CBS Corp.'s Showtime Networks and the Smithsonian Institution. CBS Corp.'s Smithsonian Channel, a joint venture between Showtime Networks and the Smithsonian Institution, is launching its first European service in the U.K. on Feb. 12, continuing its push into international markets. - www.hollywoodreporter.com

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Media Masters - Stephanie Mehta

Media matters with Paul Blanchard welcome to media Masters a series of one-to-one interviews with people at the top of the media game today in New York and jump by Stephanie better editor-in-chief of fast Company career began in the early 90s as a staff reporter of the Wall Street Journal in 2013.…

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Wednesday 06 February 2019, PM

Spotify's big move on radio

BBC sounds music Radio podcasts and this is the media show from BBC Radio 4 last year we spent an enormous amount of time on this show reporting on what the US tech companies are up to now, then this year rather pleasing I feel that we should the fair amount of time talking about the Resurgence in…

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Wednesday 06 February 2019, AM

ITV turns its back on comedy

Britain's largest commercial channel now has NO sitcoms in its schedules, after ITV scrapped Birds of a Feather and Jack Dee's sitcom Bad Move. The opening attracted almost eight million viewers, giving ITV its highest-rated comedy launch in more than a decade. - www.chortle.co.uk

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News UK-funded report on 5 live and Roundtable #23

Coming up this week Trevor down house on monthly roundtable discussion for February 2019 with topics including Bowers purchase this week of Lincs FM group and celador radio and much more as well James cridland. Look at whether engineering at nighty should be one of the same thing in radio and Davi…

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Tuesday 05 February 2019, PM

The broadband industry loves bullshit names

The average median download speed for US broadband customers was just 72 Mbps near the end of 2017, or 0.72 percent of the promised 10Gpbs goal, according to the Federal Communications Commission's latest broadband report. 10G may have been born out of fear of 5G, but even members of the wireless industry fear being beaten to 5G by their competitors, leading to fake 5G programs with equally fake names. - www.theverge.com

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Monday 04 February 2019, AM

Broadcast Tech Talks: AI and ML

Broadcast Tech Talks AI and ML. 25-minute roundtable discussion about the current and future applications of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in the TV, media and entertainment industries. Brian Leonard, head of engineering, IMGAlison Davis, industry lead for telco, entertainment and media, IBMGeorge Wright, head of internet research, BBC RD. It is chaired by Jake Bickerton, technology editor, Broadcast magazine. - www.youtube.com

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Saturday 02 February 2019, PM

Media Business Podcast #1: The Oscars' Business

Hello and welcome to this new bonus series called the media business podcast by Media business insight publishers of broadcast magazine and screen international. I'm at Miele editor screen international in every month will be taking over the media podcast please. Sorry I like to bring you an extra…

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Friday 01 February 2019, AM

How 5G will change your TV for good

Will 5G networks be able to support broadcast linear TV services and their requirements Is a progressive convergence to IP-based TV services in synergy with mobile operators, a sustainable model for the future of TV And if yes, will it happen now The European Broadcasting Union and several broadcasters played an important role in those developments, ensuring that EU digital TV broadcast requirements, including public service regulatory constraints such as Free-to-air channels availability, were met.5G TVA number of research projects are studying, prototyping and evaluating enTV in the context of LTE and upcoming 5G deployments examples are 5G-Xcast, a H2020/5G-PPP project partially-funded by the EU 5G Today, a project currently ongoing in Bavaria, Germany, and the 5GTN project in Finland. - medium.com

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Thursday 31 January 2019, PM

Where to find the new BBC Scotland TV channel

The BBC has announced full details of how audiences can find the new BBC Scotland television channel when it launches on 24 February. Viewers in Scotland will receive the network version of BBC Two and content that would traditionally have been broadcast on BBC Two Scotland will become part of the content mix on the BBC Scotland channel. - www.bbc.co.uk

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Thursday 31 January 2019, AM

Media Masters - Matt Murray

Media matters with Paul Blanchard welcome to media Masters a series of one-to-one interviews with people at the top of the media game Theory New York by Matt Murray editor-in-chief of the Wall Street Journal a graduate of northwestern University he first started as a reporter at the jungle in 1994…

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UK broadcasters face advertising tipping point, new study finds

Broadcasters are facing a tipping point in the next five years where a faster decline in traditional viewing will make TV campaigns too expensive to be cost-effective for advertisers. This in turn will make it more costly to hit the same audience numbers, meaning advertisers are facing effective ad price rises of 90, 50 and 20 for the three demographics respectively over the period. - www.theguardian.com

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