The Shillong Press Club today condemned the killing of Tripura journalist Shantanu Bhowmik and said that any attack on the fourth estate should be dealt with strongly. The culprits should be given exemplary punishment, Press Club president D O Laitphlang said. Bhowmik, attached with a local TV channel, was killed by a mob yesterday while he was on duty.
Catalan journalists and their supporters gathered in Barcelona to protest perceived violations of press freedom, Thursday, ahead of the upcoming independence referendum for the region. Catalan citizens will vote in an upcoming historic independence referendum on October 1, in a ballot that has been deemed illegal and unconstitutional by the Spanish Supreme Court. Spanish authorities has subsequently seized promotional material for the vote, while Guardia Civil have arrested 14 senior Catalan regional government officials due to their involvement in the referendum.
EMERYVILLE, Calif. , Sept.andnbsp;Gracenote®, a Nielsen company (NYSE: andnbsp;NLSN), today announced it has inked deals with two leading interactive TV advertising providers, Connekt and Ensequence, to use Gracenote's Video Automatic Content Recognition (ACR) technology to bring new interactive capabilities to linear TV ads and other programming.andnbsp; Connekt and Ensequence serve the most recognized consumer brands, major broadcast networks and content producers by enabling interactive experiences that turn TV ads and programming into transactional opportunities.
Argentinian pay-TV and broadband company Cablevision has announced the launch of its Flow 'TV Everywhere' app and STB in Uruguay, giving subscribers access to on-demand content via mobile phones, tablets and personal computers in addition to a linear service. In a statement, the company said it...