DAS: Day 5 in a post-digitisation world?blur=25

Kolkata takes a step forward, D-Day for Chennai today, Mumbai and Delhi work towards digitisation despite constraints from LCOs

exchange4media Staff Nov 5, 2012 8:58 PM

Reporter’s Diary: Of Skyfall & blank TV screens?blur=25

Ready or not, digitisation is here to stay, but for those homes yet to receive STBs, it will be a dark Diwali, at least on their television screens

Shanta Saikia Nov 3, 2012 10:04 PM

Four-day relief for Chennai as DAS finally rolls out?blur=25

While the 4 metros still struggle to install remaining STBs, digitisation process has kicked off; DAS deadline for Chennai has been extended to Nov 5

exchange4media Staff Nov 1, 2012 8:08 PM

India to become a teleport hub: I&B Secretary?blur=25

I&B Secretary Uday Kumar Varma announces steps to boost broadcast, FM radio, film & gaming industries; multi-media campaign to curb piracy on the anvil

exchange4media Staff Oct 29, 2012 1:46 AM

"To leverage technology, get into niche content"?blur=25

Uday Shankar, CEO, STAR India feels deeper understanding of consumers & recognition of talent can help broadcasters evolve

Saloni Surti Oct 25, 2012 8:10 PM

MSOs & LCOs voice concern over quality of STBs?blur=25

Majority of STBs are being imported from China and stakeholders feel that the quality of these boxes is not up to the mark

Abid Hasan Oct 22, 2012 7:39 PM

MIB sets up control room to oversee transition to digital?blur=25

The Ministry, through this initiative, aims to address and clarify various queries of consumers and stakeholders

Abid Hasan Oct 22, 2012 7:38 PM

81% digitisation achieved in 4 metros: I&B Ministry?blur=25

Almost 100% digitisation in Mumbai; 74% digitisation in Delhi; Kolkata has achieved 78% digitisation; 60% digitisation in Chennai

exchange4media Staff Oct 20, 2012 9:36 PM

Is DAS deadline keeping advertisers awake at night??blur=25

"I would recommend my clients to not undertake any new metro-focus initiative in November," says Sam Balsara of Madison World

Simran Sabherwal Oct 19, 2012 7:51 PM

Mumbai on track to meet digitisation deadline?blur=25

While differences exist between Govt & MSO figures, there is optimism amongst all stakeholders on covering lost ground by Nov 1

Abid Hasan Oct 18, 2012 8:45 PM

Industry decides to temporarily defer TV ratings?blur=25

TAM data will not be released for a nine-week period beginning October 7, 2012. Data will resume, and be available for all weeks, from December 19, 2012

Noor Fathima Warsia Oct 17, 2012 8:37 PM

Deadline DAS: MIB claims overall 77% STB installation?blur=25

Achievement of cable digitisation in Mumbai is 99%, followed by 73% in Kolkata, 66% in Delhi & 59% in Chennai, says I&B Ministry

exchange4media Staff Oct 12, 2012 10:16 PM

Doubts cast over Chennai's digitisation drive?blur=25

Digitisation in Chennai presents a confusing picture with the Govt claiming 59% seeding of STBs & MSOs unwilling to invest in the same

Abid Hasan Oct 12, 2012 10:14 PM

Deadline DAS: Quick 5 with RC Venkateish of Dish TV?blur=25

Dish TV’s recent announcement is expected to set off a major price war. RC Venkateish, CEO, Dish TV in conversation…

Abid Hasan Oct 12, 2012 9:52 PM

DAS Prep: Genre-wise blackout plan to commence today?blur=25

English movie channels are expected to be the first to switch off from 11PM on Oct 10, followed by Hindi GECs between 2PM & 4PM on Oct 12

Synjini Nandi and Abid Hasan Oct 10, 2012 8:21 PM

Industry to meet on Oct 11 for TV data suspension?blur=25

The agenda of the meeting is for a joint consensus on TV ratings data suspension for the initial days of digitisation rollout

Noor Fathima Warsia Oct 10, 2012 2:19 AM

ISA-AAAI-IBF to meet TAM on Oct 11 on data suspension?blur=25

The agenda of the meeting is to arrive at a joint consensus on TV ratings data suspension for the initial days of digitisation rollout

Noor Fathima Warsia Oct 9, 2012 3:01 AM

"TV ratings data should be briefly suspended from Nov 1"?blur=25

Even as the move is resisted by agencies and advertisers, broadcasters are convinced viewership should not be reported till “digitisation settles”

Noor Fathima Warsia Oct 9, 2012 2:21 AM

Kolkata digitisation: Tussle between Govt & LCO figures?blur=25

While the Govt is happy with the installation of STBs, a section of MSOs & LCOs say only 32-40 per cent of STB installation has been done till date

Abid Hasan Oct 9, 2012 12:11 AM

Delhi digitisation: Govt says on track, LCOs disagree?blur=25

While the government is claiming that over 60% of STB installation has been done in Delhi, a section of LCOs dispute this figure

Abid Hasan Oct 8, 2012 8:34 PM