Broadcast News Archive for May, 2008
22/05/2008 Panther Express Clears Away The Streaming Video Fog
Panther Express, a leading global provider of high-performance content delivery services, have announced their guide to efficiently delivering online video. Many companies and technical staff struggl

22/05/2008 Rushes Make Bold "Silhouettes" For Grey
Post-production and special effects company Rushes have announced a new 30-second commercial called "Silhouettes" for the Bold 2in1 Infusions range, which follows on from the recent "Spirit Dancer".

22/05/2008 Steve Liddell Named As CEO of Panther Express
Panther Express, a global provider of high performance content delivery services, has named Steve Liddell as its new Chief Executive Officer. Liddell's appointment follows a number of important miles

22/05/2008 Thomson Delivers 1.5 Million Digital Cable Set-Top Boxes To NET Servicos
Thomson has announced that it has delivered 1.5 million digital cable set-top boxes to Brazilian cable operator NET Servicos. The company said that this milestone underscores both Thomson's position

22/05/2008 Thomson Reaffirms Support Of Environmental Sustainability
Thomson has signed the European Code of Conduct on Energy Efficiency of Digital TV Service Systems and the European Code of Conduct on Energy Consumption of Broadband recently published by the Europea

22/05/2008 Unit 10 Returns To Megahertz For Final HD Upgrade
Following the announcement of their successful bid to construct two new HD production vehicles for SIS Outside Broadcasts, formerly BBC Outside Broadcasts, earlier this year, Cambridgeshire-based inde

22/05/2008 Zeal Entertainment Signs New Shows From Amaze TV
Format and events programming distributor Zeal Entertainment, part of the Digital Rights Group (DRG), has secured the international distribution rights to three brand new formats from independent UK p

21/05/2008 'Come Dine With Me' Whets Appetite Of International Broadcasters
Granada International has sold hot international format 'Come Dine With Me' to Spain and the Netherlands, Peter Iacono, President and Managing Director of ITV Worldwide has announced. The hit format

21/05/2008 Arqiva Announces Contract for Chello Zone Channel Feed Playout
Arqiva, a provider of network solutions at the heart of the broadcast and mobile communications industry, has announced that it has begun a five-year contract for playout of Chello Zone's Extreme Spor

21/05/2008 Atlas Media Corp Announces New VP Of Development
Atlas Media Corp, one of the US' largest and most influential independent producers of non-fiction programming, has appointed Anita Shah as Vice President of Development. Ms Shah's appointment will

21/05/2008 Doremi Masters Cannes
Doremi Cinema is, once again, playing a major role at the Cannes Film Festival. At this year's 61st festival, Doremi is contributing through its partnership with XDC, the official partner of the Cann

21/05/2008 Evolutions Helps Find Britain's Best Home
Evolutions, a large independent post-production facility in Soho, have completed the full post on brand new TV series 'I Own Britain's Best Home'. The property series culminates with the final show o

21/05/2008 Mary Evans Picture Library Unlocks Nation's Past With The History Album
Mary Evans Picture Library, the specialist source for images of history, has announced its new user generated content website, The History Album. Launched at the National History Show at Olympia in

21/05/2008 On2 Brings Flash Video Support To Archos' Portable Media Players
On2 Technologies Inc, a leading company in video compression technologies, has announced that it has licensed its VP6 decoder to Archos for use in its latest line of WiFi-enabled portable media player

21/05/2008 Solid State Logic Equips Euromedia Television With HD Audio Console
Solid State Logic (SSL), a leading manufacturer of analogue and digital audio consoles and provider of creative tools for film, audio, video and broadcast professionals, has announced the installation

21/05/2008 Super-Resolution Technology Makes History At Film Festival
'Sounds', the first movie produced with Super-Resolution Technology, came home with multiple awards in several categories at the recently completed WorldFest International Film Festival, including the

21/05/2008 TV One Announces New Appointments
TV One has announced that Richard Mallett will assume the newly created position of Chief of Technology for TV One, with Robert Drake taking over as Research & Development Manager at the European Head

20/05/2008 BTX Named US Distributor Of Soundog Wireless Tabletop Audio System
BTX Technologies Inc, a manufacturer and value-added distributor of professional-grade products used to interface and integrate A/V, broadcast, home theatre, data and security systems, has announced t

20/05/2008 Clear-Com Introduces Concert At InfoComm 2008
Clear-Com Communication Systems is bringing intercom solutions to the desktop PC with the introduction of its first software-based intercom system, Clear-Com Concert at InfoComm 2008 (Stand C3583), C

20/05/2008 Clear-Com Shipping Enhanced CellCom10 Digital Wireless System
Clear-Com Communication Systems has announced that it is now shipping its newly enhanced CellCom10 digital wireless system. The upgraded version of its popular wireless intercommunication system, wh

20/05/2008 Distribution Deal For Davies Documentary
On the day of is world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival, 'Of Time And The City', Terence Davies' new feature length documentary, has been acquired for UK distribution by the BFI, with internationa

20/05/2008 EESB Officially Licensed By Dolby Digital
Eight Eyed Sea Bass (EESB), one of the West Midlands' leading visual and sound facilities, can now officially carry the Dolby Digital logo on everything that they originate in their high quality studi

20/05/2008 Jetix Launches Online Euro Galactik Cup
Jetix, a leading children's entertainment company, is calling on all children that dream of being a national football hero to take part in the Euro Galactik Cup. Kids from all over Europe will be pla

20/05/2008 Mixed Reception For New Indiana Jones Movie
The return of Indiana Jones to the big screen after an absence of nearly twenty years has been greeted by a mixed reception from film critics. 'Indiana Jones And The Kingdom Of The Crystal Skull', th

20/05/2008 On2 Improves VP6 Video Quality For Flash By Up To 40%
On2 Technologies Inc, a leader in video compression solutions, has announced the introduction of significant improvements to the ON2 VP6 video technology used in Adobe Flash 8 and 9 and Flash Lite 3.