Broadcast News Archive for April, 2007
17/04/2007 Chyron To Launch Lyric PRO 7 At NAB
Chyron has announced the eagerly anticipated launch of Lyric PRO 7, the latest version of Chyron’s revolutionary graphics creation and playout workflow software, now available across the Chyron produc

17/04/2007 da Vinci And Bright Systems Join Forces To Improve Turnkey Workflow
da Vinci Systems and Bright Systems have announced a formal marketing agreement to offer new pre-packaged systems combining the companies' image enhancing and data-centric storage products. The first

17/04/2007 Pro-Bel Participates In MXF Mastering Format Project At NAB
Pro-Bel has announced its involvement in the MXF Mastering Format Project demonstration taking place at NAB 2007. This is further proof of the company’s commitment to key standard initiatives across

17/04/2007 Red Bee Media Unlocks The Tactics of Football’s Top Teams
US broadcasters now have a new tool to help them bring the excitement and drama of American football to the fans. Red Bee Media’s new module for their award-winning Piero 3D graphics technology is op

17/04/2007 ROOT6 Technology Appoint Asia Media Products As US Representative
London, UK based ROOT6 Technology announce the appointment of Asia Media Products (AMP), as manufacturing representative for the US. AMP will promote ContentAgent, ROOT6 Technology’s universal captur

17/04/2007 Sonic Releases New Scenarist V4.3 To Streamline Hollywood Blu-ray Disc Production
Sonic Solutions has launched Scenarist BD Edition 4.3, an important upgrade to its revolutionary high-definition authoring system that makes the creation of Blu-ray Disc (BD) titles with advanced inte

17/04/2007 The Tudors Gets Go-Ahead For Second Series
The major TV series ‘The Tudors’, starring Irish Golden Globe winner Jonathan Rhys-Meyers (Match Point), John Kavanagh (The Tiger’s Tail), Nick Dunning (Alexander) and Maria Doyle Kennedy (Tara Road)

17/04/2007 Virtual Katy Development Announce VK Connect Application
Virtual Katy Development has announced VK Connect, an enterprise application for managing media workflows in audio post facilities. VK Connect bridges the gap between the sequence-oriented picture ed

16/04/2007 Blackmagic Design's DeckLink Products Qualified For Final Cut Studio 5.1
Blackmagic Design Inc. has announced qualification of DeckLink HD Extreme and DeckLink HD Pro by Apple® for use with its Final Cut® Studio 5.1 software. Apple qualification of capture cards is achiev

16/04/2007 Chyron Extends Technology Partnership With BTi To Include Channel Box
Chyron has announced an addition to its technology partnership with Business Technology, Inc. (BTi), a leading provider of automated broadcast graphics applications. The relationship, which already s

16/04/2007 Digital Vision Launches Enhanced Range Of DVO Tools
Digital Vision will be presenting innovative new additions to its DVO (Digital Vision Optics) collection of resolution-independent image processing tools at this year's NAB. The new tools further enh

16/04/2007 Iceni To Produce Unique Web Video Project
The Defence Medical Services Department (DMSD), part of the Ministry of Defence has appointed iceni Productions to produce a unique Defence Nursing web video project. The year-long project will see t

16/04/2007 Mi Broadcast Supplies Telecast Viper HD Fibre Optic Transmission System To XL Video
Mi Broadcast Ltd, UK distributor for Telecast Fiber Systems, has recently supplied a Telecast Viper HD fibre optic transmission system to XL Video Ltd. The system can transport 4x HDSDI video, 4 aud

16/04/2007 OmniTek Demonstrate Eye & Jitter Analysis Solution At NAB 2007
OmniTek will demonstrate its new high-performance eye pattern and jitter analysis module, which will be on view for the first time at NAB 2007. The new analysis module will be available as an option

16/04/2007 Pro-Bel Highlights US Market Commitment Interface For Pathfire
Highlighting its continued commitment to the US broadcast market, Pro-Bel has announced that it has developed an interface to the key US electronic content delivery system Pathfire. This allows Pro-B

16/04/2007 SISLink Sign Five Year Deal With Sky News
SISLink has announced that it has secured a contract to supply Sky News and Five News with satellite services for the next five years. The deal will see SISLink delivering Sky News a fleet of highly-

16/04/2007 Sonic Streamlines HD DVD And Blu-ray Disc Menu Creation With Designer PS 2.0 Plug-in For PhotoShop
Sonic Solutions has introduced Scenarist Designer PS 2.0 advanced menu-design workflow for high-definition formats. Scenarist Designer PS 2.0 automates the conversion of Adobe Photoshop graphics into

16/04/2007 Tektronix Highlight New Products At NAB 2007
Among the new products highlighted Tektronix is the MTM400 MPEG Transport Stream Monitor and the WVR7000 HD Rasterizer. The MTM400 MPEG Transport Stream Monitor now provides simultaneous monitoring o

13/04/2007 APRS Mark 60 Years And Announce Third Meeting
As part of its 60th anniversary celebrations the Association of Professional Recording Services (APRS) held the third of its members' meetings at the end of March at its usual venue - The Bath House i

13/04/2007 Boris FX Announces Boris Continuum Complete 5.0
Boris FX has announced Boris Continuum Complete version 5.0 (BCC 5.0). A comprehensive suite of native filters and transitions designed for Adobe, Apple, Autodesk, and Avid non-linear editing and com

13/04/2007 Freedom Broadcasting Selects Ross For Production Control Technology
Ross Video has announced that Freedom Broadcasting has invested in six OverDrive Production Control Systems and Synergy Multi-Definition (MD-X) Production Switchers to update technical operations acro

13/04/2007 FremantleMedia Laud Bafta Comedy Nominations
The cream of FremantleMedia Enterprises’ (FME) comedy leads the field in the Bafta nominations. Nominated in the Comedy Programme category is 'That Mitchell and Webb Look' from Robert Webb and David

13/04/2007 Industry Leaders To Demonstrate World-Class MPEG-Based Solutions At NAB
The MPEG Industry Forum has announced that 23 member companies will be exhibiting at NAB 2007. MPEGIF, the world's largest advocacy group for MPEG technologies, is focused on furthering the adoption

13/04/2007 Quantel Promise Rewarding NAB Experience For Post And Broadcast
Newbury-based Quantel are promising a rewarding experience for those who visit their booth at NAB 2007. "We're launching some seriously powerful new teamworking and workflow technologies for post hou

13/04/2007 Sonic Redefines Authoring By Cutting Production Time
Sonic Solutions has launched Studio and Professional editions of Scenarist Publisher, a revolutionary system for the creation of full-featured DVD-Video titles from a simple, yet powerful, wizard-driv