TITLE

Europe puts its money where its MAC is

AUTHOR(S)
Fox, Barry
PUB. DATE
September 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;9/7/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1785, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the doubling of money allocated by European commissioner for telecommunications Filippo Maria Pandolfi to help the European Commission impose an introduced broadcasting format on satellite television stations. Commitment of the Commission to the MAC format; Investment in the development of the high-definition version known as HD-MAC.
ACCESSION #
10556927

 

Related Articles

  • Ops Could Benefit from Local-TV Aid. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;01/08/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p26 

    Reports on the passage of a United States law that enable cable television operators and satellite carriers to have access to federal loan guarantees to provide local TV signals in rural areas. Stimulus to extend direct broadcast satellite-delivered local TV signals; Supporters of the bill.

  • Brussels misses the picture.  // New Scientist;6/1/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1771, p15 

    Comments on the plan of the European Commission for safeguarding Europe's long term investment in high definition television. Attempts to establish a European standard for satellite television broadcasting; Implications of the standards on the European manufacturers use of patents to protect...

  • Eutelsat-SES Joint Venture Approved By EC.  // Satellite News;7/30/2007, Vol. 30 Issue 30, p16 

    The article reports on the joint venture established by SES Global and Eutelsat. The European Commission (EC) has approved the joint venture, which will be targeting the TV market. The two rival companies have agreed in October 2006 to partner to invest in what they called the first European...

  • Multichannel News Index (MNI).  // Multichannel News;3/11/2013, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p24 

    The article offers information on the different finance updates of the U.S. telecommunication industry. It informs that the U.S.-based company Pivotal Research Group raised its 12 month price target from 21 dollar per share to 23 dollar and Lazard Capital Markets LLC maintained its buy rating....

  • Satellite news service planned.  // African Business;Sep97, Issue 224, p40 

    Reports on Bloomberg and World-Space's announcement of an agreement to broadcast 24-hour news and information on 23 satellite television channels. African programming; Use of the AfriStar satellite.

  • Satellite technology. Prehn, Eileen // Asian Business Review;Dec96, p42 

    Reports that satellite technology has spread across Asia bringing television and radio to over 50 countries. Star Television in Asia. INSET: Getting the message across..

  • Changing affiliates juggle dishes. McConnell, Chris // Broadcasting & Cable;12/5/94, Vol. 124 Issue 49, p64 

    Reports on the state of direct broadcast satellite television in the United States. Technological innovations; Establishment of dedicated satellite service; Equipment purchases; Examples of American television networks upgrading their satellite television services.

  • Showtime makes long-distance call. McConnell, Chris // Broadcasting & Cable;12/12/94, Vol. 124 Issue 50, p96 

    Reports on the use of satellite feed by Spanish commentators in the December 17, 1994 International Boxing Federation (IBF) Middleweight title bout in Quito, Ecuador.

  • Pay-as-you-watch DSS deal. J.M. // Broadcasting & Cable;8/14/95, Vol. 125 Issue 33, p21 

    Reports that Direct Satellite System (DSS) program provider DirecTV will roll out a revolving finance program for purchasing an RCA or Sony branded 18-inch DSS satellite system.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics