Broadcast News Archive for August, 2008
05/08/2008 Noise Industries Joins The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus
Noise Industries, developer of visual effects tools for the postproduction and broadcast markets, is sponsoring the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit venture dedicated to intro

05/08/2008 Seven Chooses Quantel's Newsbox HD For Canberra Parliament House
The Seven Network, Australia's free to air commercial broadcaster, has purchased a Quantel Newsbox HD integrated news production system for its Canberra Parliament House broadcasting operation. The

05/08/2008 Thomson Brings Tapeless Production To The Baltics
PBK, the first Baltic Channel, has implemented a tapeless production system for news and programming from Thomson, a leading provider of solutions for the creation, management, and delivery and access

05/08/2008 Tieline Technology Appoints New Dealer For The Republic Of Ireland
Codec manufacturer Tieline Technology has announced the appointment of Total Broadcast Consultants as its new dealer for the Republic of Ireland. Tieline's International Marketing Manager Darren Levy

05/08/2008 TwoFour Announces New Appointment
TwoFour, a fast growing UK broadcast television and business communications company, has announced that it is expanding its digital team with the appointment of Rick Horne, former Senior Post Producer

04/08/2008 Chyron Adds Graphics For Televisa's Beijing Coverage
A recognised leader in the industry with sophisticated graphics offerings, Chyron, has announced that Televisa, the largest Spanish speaking media company in the world, has installed two Chyron HD/SD-

04/08/2008 Leisure Centre Doubles As Film Set
A Co Antrim swimming pool and leisure centre has been temporarily transformed into a movie set. With support from Northern Ireland Screen, Green Park Films' Cherry Bomb', written by Armagh man Daragh

04/08/2008 Madonna's Malawi Movie Premiers
Pop superstar Madonna has returned to Michigan where she grew up to introduce her own documentary. The Traverse City Film Festival was used to launch the movie 'I Am Because We Are' and drew hundreds

04/08/2008 Marketer Regan Joins Fleetwood
Fleetwood Mobiles has announced the appointment of Lise Regan in the new role of Sales and Marketing Manager. Lise says she is thrilled to join the company at such an exciting time for the industry a

04/08/2008 On-Air's playKast 4.13 For IBC 2008
A leading developer of automated playout systems for the broadcast industry, On-Air Systems, will be launching and shipping the new version of its playKast channel in a box system at IBC 2008. The n

04/08/2008 PlayBox Joins Playout 247 in London Initiative
An international communications and information technology company serving the broadcast, corporate and digital signage markets, PlayBox Technology, has partnered with Playout247 to produce an advance

04/08/2008 RFV Highlights Sony's EX1 In 'Action'
Experiences gleaned from shooting the first movie to be filmed exclusively using Sony's new EXI cameras are set to feature in the coming September issue of Regional Film & Video. RFV's Editor, Kirste

04/08/2008 Thompson's Technicolor Network Services Gets New Leader
A top video solutions company in the communication, media and entertainment industries, Thompson, has announced that it has appointed a new Senior Vice President of Business Development for Technicolo

01/08/2008 Audio Network Marks Music Deal
Broadcast music producer and supplier Audio Network has announced an 'unlimited use' deal to supply Turner Broadcasting System Europe Ltd with music for use across some 20 channels which make up its k

01/08/2008 Autodesk Sponsors Dare To Be Digital
Autodesk is sponsoring top video games development competition; Dare to be Digital, by providing more than 100 licenses of 3D software to allow students to create their entries for this year's competi

01/08/2008 Cruise Ship Dancers Sought
Among the news for actors, dancers and other artists on an innovative casting website are details of an opportunity for performers to go high seas cruising, professionally and in luxury. Details feat

01/08/2008 Miranda Technologies In Beijing
A top firm that develops, manufactures and markets high-performance hardware and software for the television broadcast industry, Miranda Technologies has announced that Chinese Central Television (CCT

01/08/2008 Omneon Adds Capacity For
A provider of scalable media server and active storage systems that optimize workflow productivity, Omneon Inc. has announced that, South Africa's only privately owned, free-to-air terrestrial te

01/08/2008 OmniBus To Deliver Broadcasting Solutions On HP Servers
OmniBus Systems, a provider of comprehensive broadcast automation and content management solutions, today announced that it is working with HP to provide and support market-leading solutions for IT br

01/08/2008 Sony Announces IBC Preview
IT-based workflow dominates Sony's stand at IBC2008. From the entry-level HDV family's latest hybrid recording products and the extension to the XDCAM range's Meta data management capabilities to Son

01/08/2008 The Feeling Vid Gets Rushed
A leading Soho-based post production facility, Rushes, has been celebrating the release of a new single, 'Join With Us', by The Feeling. They recently undertook a special challenge and Crossroads Fil