News of Note—Roku, E.W. Scripps, V-Nova, JVC and TVU Networks

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Roku announced that the Sanyo brand is now part of the Roku TV licensing program. (stevepb / Pixabay)

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> Roku announced that the Sanyo brand is now part of the Roku TV licensing program. Release

> The E.W. Scripps Company has completed the repricing of its $300 million term loan B maturing in 2024, reducing the interest rate by 0.25%. Release

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> V-Nova announced that it has added machine learning capabilities at the core of its PERSEUS Pro codec, which powers the P.Link Dual UHD/8HD video encoder and decoder. Release

> JVC Professional Video announced the GY-HC900 “CONNECTED CAM” broadcast camcorder, which features three 2/3-inch CMOS image sensors for full HD imagery, as well as enhanced connectivity for a complete news-over-IP workflow solution in the field. Release

> TVU Networks is introducing TVU Contribution Automation Solution, an innovative service which automates planning, resource management, acquisition, transmission and routing, and also features integrated metadata and contribution management. Release

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