BBC trains to meet technology challenge
- BBC fined for Radio 2 shows. Clarke, Steve // Daily Variety;12/19/2008, Vol. 301 Issue 56, p6
The article reports that Great Britain's Office of Communications has fined the British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC) $142,500 for running radio phone-in competitions that audiences had no part of taking part in or winning because the shows were pre-recorded. The broadcaster's total fine for such...
- BBC fined 150,000 over Brand debacle. Alarcon, Camille // Marketing Week;4/2/2009, Vol. 32 Issue 14, p41
The article reports that British Broadcasting Corp (BBC) has been fined 150,000 pound over the Russell Brand debacle by the British Office of Communications (Ofcom) as it breached the Broadcasting Code. According to Ofcom, explicit, intimate and confidential information about granddaughter of...
- Ofcom hits BBC with 400,000 fine. Johnson, Branwell // Marketing Week;7/24/2008, Vol. 31 Issue 30, p65
The article discusses the efforts to implement Broadcasting Code by independent regulator Great Britain's Office of Communications (Ofcom). It is stated that Ofcom has fined several television and radio networks including British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC), Channel 4 and ITV PLC for breach of the...
- Ofcom fines BBC 95,000 for pre-recorded shows. Fernandez, Joe // Marketing Week;12/18/2008, Vol. 31 Issue 51, p20
The article reports that British Office of Communication (OFCOM) has fined British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC) with 95,000 pounds after breaching the broadcasting code by inviting listeners to participate in two pre-recorded radio competitions. OFCOM considered that the said violation was serious...
- Iraq dossier clash showed that BBC governers are no anomaly. Snoddy, Raymond // Marketing (00253650);7/31/2003, p14
The Great Britain government has been living dangerously by starting to link the review of British Broadcasting Corp.'s (BBC) Royal Charter with current events and the future of governors. There have been particular worries that the governors have done virtually nothing to curb the expansion of...
- 0fcom considers Project Canvas anti-competition investigation. Cooper, Will; Davies, Jessica // New Media Age;8/5/2010, p04
The article reports that the British Office of Communications is considering a full competition investigation into the British Broadcasting Corp.-led IPTV joint venture Project Canvas following claims made by Virgin Media that the project is anti-competitive.
- Ofcom wallops EE with a Â£2.7m fine for overcharging customers. // Computer Shopper;Apr2017, Issue 350, p16
The article discusses that the Great Britain-based mobile network operator, Everything Everywhere (EE) has been fined 2.7 million Great Britain's pound, by the online internet usage service, Great Britain's Office of Communications (Ofcom), for overcharging the customers.
- OFCOM: A USER'S GUIDE. // Telephony;8/18/2003, Vol. 244 Issue 15, p44
Features the operations of the Great Britain Office of Communications. Replacement of several telecommunication industry regulators; Exclusion of the British Broadcasting Corp. from the jurisdiction of the agency; Optimization of market for radio spectrum. INSET: DOSSIER RUSS TAYLOR.
- ISPs gear up for slice of Â£300m public service publishing fund. Dudley, Dominic // New Media Age;12/2/2004, p1
This article reports on the proposed &franc;300 million digital public service programming in Great Britain in 2004. Internet service providers could soon become public service broadcasters alongside the BBC, with Tiscali the first to reveal ambitions to avail the proposed fund. Tiscali launched...