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Ericsson to buy Microsoft IPTV business

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 | More »

Swedish telecom equipment maker Ericsson struck a deal on Monday to buy Microsoft Corp’s  Mediaroom IPTV business, which makes software used by phone companies to deliver television over the Internet, making it the world’s leader in a growing business. The sale marks the end of Microsof...


IPTV Startup With South Asian Content Raises Rs 2.5Cr In Series A Funding

Internet Broadcasting Corp (IBC), a US-based internet protocol television (IPTV) services startup dealing with Bollywood and other South Asian content, has raised Rs 2.5 crore ($0.5 million) in a series A round of funding from its existing investor Silver Stone Capital and also from four angel inves...

18 April, 2012 | More »


Digital Cable TV Versus DTH: Which One To Go For & Why?

Till now it has been a no-brainer what you need to have for home entertainment. On the one hand, there is the Direct-to-home (DTH) service ensuring sharp picture and voice quality, giving you the power to choose the channels you want and even offering interactive elements such as video-on-demand and...

11 November, 2011 | More »

Bharti Airtel Appoints Two CEOs For Consumer Business Group

India’s largest telecom player Bharti Airtel has appointed Rajiv Rajgopal as Chief Executive Officer for Broadband/Data and Shashi Arora for DTH/Media. In his earlier role, Rajgopal was leading the circles of Tamil Nadu and Kerala while Arora was the leader of Mobile business for some of Airtel...

10 August, 2011 | More »

Verismo Acquires Sab Kanaujia’s Entertainment Services Start-up DECI

Intel Capital-backed Silicon Valley start-up Verismo Networks has taken over Digital Entertainment Corporation of India (DECI), a holding company run by digital industry veteran Sab Kanaujia. However, the deal value has not been disclosed by the company. Verismo offers VuNow, an IPTV platform target...

10 August, 2011 | More »

I&B Ministry Agrees to 74 Per Cent FDI Limit For DTH, IPTV

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (TRAI) recommendation to increase foreign direct investment (FDI) limit from 49 per cent to 74 per cent for direct-to-home TV, Internet Protocol TV and Teleport has been validated by the Information & Broadcasting Ministry. “The ministry may broadly ag...

25 May, 2011 | More »