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Articles from around the world that may interest you. Am finding very few through Scoop.It, more through my industry emails, twitter and professional associations.
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ABC iview : Arts News - Tuning in: ABC TV History Revisited

ABC iview : Arts News - Tuning in: ABC TV History Revisited | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
Arts News - Tuning in: ABC TV History Revisited : The 1960s and '70s saw a distinct rise in the quality and quantity of Australian television production.
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Xbox 360 to Discontinue Production, Microsoft Says

Xbox 360 to Discontinue Production, Microsoft Says | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
After a decade in service, the Xbox 360 is finally being discontinued, though Microsoft will still support it
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Obama: Americans Shouldn't Pay Hundreds for Cable Boxes

Obama: Americans Shouldn't Pay Hundreds for Cable Boxes | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
Obama's White House is on a spree to amp up competition, and it's starting with an FCC proposal aimed to set your cable TV box free
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Apple v. FBI II: Feds Push for New Fight Over Meth Dealer’s iPhone

Apple v. FBI II: Feds Push for New Fight Over Meth Dealer’s iPhone | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
The U.S. government may have dropped its first fight against Apple, but the war isn’t over.
On Friday the Justice Department said it would press forward in another case to force Apple’s help accessing data on a phone linked to a New York drug ring.
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What happens to your social media accounts when you die?

What happens to your social media accounts when you die? | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
What happens to a person's social media accounts after their death is one of the vexed issues of the internet era, with as many as 30 million Facebook accounts thought to belong to dead people.
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Hardware Giants Bet Big on Virtual Reality and a Market That Doesn’t Yet Exist

Hardware Giants Bet Big on Virtual Reality and a Market That Doesn’t Yet Exist | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
Some of the biggest names in tech are diving into the budding virtual-reality market with expensive headsets.
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WIN loses first bid to shut down Nine's live TV streaming service 9Now in its broadcast area - mUmBRELLA

WIN loses first bid to shut down Nine's live TV streaming service 9Now in its broadcast area - mUmBRELLA | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
Regional broadcaster WIN Network has lost its bid for an interim court injunction to stop Nine Entertainment Co live streaming content into its broadcast a
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Li-fi '100 times faster than wi-fi' at shine of a light

Li-fi '100 times faster than wi-fi' at shine of a light | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
Internet 100 times faster than wi-fi may soon be available with revolutionary wireless technology — from a lamp.
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CBC Must Abandon Ads And Find New Sources Of Funding

CBC Must Abandon Ads And Find New Sources Of Funding | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it

CBC has boasted that 50 per cent of the cost of its TV services is paid for by advertising revenue. No more.

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EU Takes on Hollywood in European Pay TV Showdown

EU Takes on Hollywood in European Pay TV Showdown | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it

An epic European showdown with Hollywood has entered its next round this week, with potentially billions of dollars at stake.

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Stan streaming service now on Xbox

Stan streaming service now on Xbox | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it

IF - Australia's filmmaker magazine. Film and Television Industry News and Issues for Australian Content Creators

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Cyber activists from 42 countries issue open letter against software 'backdoors'

Cyber activists from 42 countries issue open letter against software 'backdoors' | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it

Nearly 200 experts, companies and advocacy groups urge governments to end efforts to ‘mandate insecure encryption’ amid surveillance concerns

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Facebook Tops 2015 U.S. App Charts, Netflix App Surges Worldwide

Facebook Tops 2015 U.S. App Charts, Netflix App Surges Worldwide | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
U.S. smart phone users gravitated towards the apps from just three major tech companies in 2015.
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Self-destructing social media - CHOICE

Self-destructing social media - CHOICE | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
Apps like Snapchat, Dstrux, Wickr and Xpire let you share private photos, videos and messages with the people you choose. But are they really as secure as they say? And are your messages really "deleted"?
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Facebook Tackles 'Freebooting' With Rights Manager Tool

Facebook Tackles 'Freebooting' With Rights Manager Tool | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
As part of its watchdog initiative, Facebook is offering to monitor and delete violating clips or notify the copyright owners.
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Netflix Is About To Get More Expensive for Some Users

Netflix Is About To Get More Expensive for Some Users | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
A handful of Netflix users are about to see their monthly bills go up.
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ACCAN research finds that megabyte rounding might be stealing your mobile data

RT @ACCAN_AU: Avoid the #databurglar - don't sign up to a mobile plan that uses unfair megabyte rounding. https://t.co/J2OvwIUzba https://t…
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Google Fiber shows people don't want FTTP, says Morrow | Delimiter

Google Fiber shows people don't want FTTP, says Morrow | Delimiter | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
The chief executive of the NBN company this week reportedly said briefings with the team behind the Google Fiber project showed broadband users didn't want Fibre to the Premise infrastructure or the gigabit speeds behind it, and that the NBN...
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Nielsen to Break Out Metrics for Apple TV, Roku, Other Connected-TV Devices

Nielsen to Break Out Metrics for Apple TV, Roku, Other Connected-TV Devices | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it
Nielsen next month promises to give clients a look at usage metrics for connected-TV devices — including Roku and Apple TV set-tops — segmented by individual brand and device type.
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Sky Invests $6 Million in Video Streaming Service fuboTV https://t.co/CDUdAGIbXQ https://t.co/gxAC8e74SA...
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Vevo is considering a subscription service, says CEO during #codemedia conference https://t.co/SP6sfjmJ7H https://t.co/4EiHCMFqYV...

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Fox, Dish Settle Lawsuit Over Ad-Skipping, Other Features

Fox, Dish Settle Lawsuit Over Ad-Skipping, Other Features | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it

Fox Broadcasting and Dish Network have settled their lawsuit over Dish's AutoHop service.

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Court approves employers' right to read your instant messages and WhatsApp

Court approves employers' right to read your instant messages and WhatsApp | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it

Australian employers are already within their rights to read employees' instant messages.

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Who you should blame for the NBN (hint: not just Turnbull) –

Who you should blame for the NBN (hint: not just Turnbull) – | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it

A cabinet discussion paper proposed cheaper, faster cable -- fibre to the premises, one might call it. And that cabinet was the Hawke cabinet, in 1991.

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Updating Australia's copyright laws

Updating Australia's copyright laws | Broadcasting, technology and telecommunications news | Scoop.it

We have released for public comment proposed changes to Australia’s copyright laws designed to modernise and improve their workability.

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