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SPB TV unveils new tech for low-bandwidth VR

SPB Rosing

Russian technology provider SPB TV has unveiled a technology platform that it says enables the delivery of virtual reality and 360° content using much less… Read more

Channel One Russia taps Otrum for international hospitality market


Russian broadcaster Channel One has struck a deal with Telenor-owned hospitality industry specialist Otrum to distribute international channels Channel One Russia Worldwide and Carousel International… Read more

Russian film and TV production on the up

During 2014 roughly 750 TV series and TV films were in different stages of production for Russian TV, up 18% compared to 2013, according to… Read more

Russian TV content worth RUB44.3 billion last year

The market value of ready-to-air TV content across Russia’s seven main networks was equivalent to RUB44.3 billion (€913 million) last year, according to KVG Research.… Read more

Russian media groups launch tender for new measurement system

Perviy Kanal

Russian media groups Perviyy Kanal (Channel One), Gazprom Media, National Media and CTC, and state broadcasting organisation RTR, have announced a tender for a new… Read more

Russian win for Elemental

Russia’s Channel One has chosen video technology provider Elemental’s video processing platform for its coverage of the forthcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi. Elemental systems will… Read more