Broadcast News Archive for November, 2009
13/11/2009 Skillset Joins Forces With Swedish Educators
They have been described as “the interactive equivalent of Oxbridge”, and their alumni work in some of the most influential digital marketing agencies in the world. Now Swedish training innovators Hy

13/11/2009 Smartclip Launches Interactive Video Network In The US
One of Europe's leading online video networks, smartclip, has officially unveiled the US arm of the business with the launch of smartclip North America. Founded 21 months ago in Germany, the network

13/11/2009 Stars Come Out For APRS Sound Fellowship Awards
Peter Gabriel, Trevor Horn, Sir George and Giles Martin and Robin Millar are amongst a host of personalities attending the third APRS Sound Fellowship Lunch at the Roof Gardens in Kensington on Novemb

13/11/2009 TSL Professional Products Group Wins RTS Innovation Award
The Royal Television has announced that TSL Professional Products Group has won a 2009 Innovation Award for the PAM2-3G16 Professional Audio Monitor. The RTS Innovation Award recognises outstanding a

12/11/2009 Advanced Digital Services Appoints VP Of Business Development And Marketing
Advanced Digital Services, a leading global provider of value-added post-production services, has appointed Thayer Jester as Vice President of Business Development and Marketing. Ms Jester, formerly

12/11/2009 Blackmagic Design Adds DVCPRO HD Capture And Playback For Premiere Pro
Blackmagic Design has announced the major update for capture and playback of DVCPRO HD and DVCPRO 50 formats in Adobe's new Premiere Pro for Wndows. The updates for Blackmagic Design's DeckLink, Mult

12/11/2009 Broadcast India Wins Business For SGO Mistika
SGO has announced that four new sales of Mistika have arisen following the positive response from visitors from across Asia at Benchmark's stand at Broadcast India 2009. Benchmark, SGO's official Asi

12/11/2009 CBS Sports Uses FOR-A FRC-7000 Frame Converters
Through the cooperation of CBS Sports and London-based CTV Outside Broadcasts, the October 25 offshore match-up between the National Football League's New England Patriots and Tampa Bay Buccaneers was

12/11/2009 Chyron Plugs Eame Into Power Road
Chyron has announced that it has established a new European headquarters at Power Road Studios in Chiswick, Greater London, to better serve its EAME-based customers. The new office will house Chyron

12/11/2009 Prism Sound's Orpheus Interface Helps Producer Morgan Page Enhance His Sound
Prism Sound's Orpheus Interface Helps Producer Morgan Page Enhance His Sound Producer, remixer and DJ Morgan Page has invested in a Prism Sound Orpheus FireWire computer interface, which he is using

12/11/2009 TV One Expand RGBHV Over Cat.5 Range
TV One have expanded their extensive range of RGBHV over Cat.5 transmission products with the introduction of the new 1T-CT-420 system. Big on capability, but small in size, this lightweight, the eco

12/11/2009 Zee News On Air With Harris Digital System
Harris Corporation, an international communications and information technology company, has announced that Zee Uttar Pradesh is the latest channel at India's Zee News Limited to go on air using the Ha

11/11/2009 BBC Boss Backs 'Risk Taking'
Taking risks in broadcasting is 'no laughing matter' - that's according to the top man at the BBC who insisted this week that he is taking criticism directed at one of its comedians by a watchdog body

11/11/2009 Blackmagic Compatible With Windows 7
Blackmagic Design has announced Windows 7 compatibility for its entire range of professional video products. Video professionals using Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Eyeon Fusion 6 and Photoshop

11/11/2009 Espial Switches On IPTV Services For Sogetel
A leader in the delivery of digital TV software, Espial, has announced that Sogetel, the largest independent telephone company in Quebec, Canada, is preparing to deliver IP-based television and video

11/11/2009 Gearhouse Broadcast Return To The Jungle
ITV Studios has awarded broadcast solutions company Gearhouse Broadcast the contract for I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here series 9. Gearhouse Broadcast will provide ITV Studios with technical and b

11/11/2009 Gefen Breaks Distance Barrier Using CAT-5 Cable
Connectivity solutions provider Gefen has announced the release of its HDMI v1.3 over CAT-5 ELR (Extra Long Range) extender. This sender/receiver system sends high definition video with audio, Ethern

11/11/2009 Green Light For RTÉ Donnybrook
Dublin councillors have backed RTÉ's plans to develop its Donnybrook campus. Ireland's national broadcaster has proposed demolishing existing facilities at the site and rebuilding three interconnect

11/11/2009 HaiVision's Launch New MAKITO
HaiVision Network Video has announced the immediate availability of the latest MAKITO, a high performance HD H.264 encoder that now supports both component analog and DVI inputs. The MAKITO delivers

11/11/2009 JBL Ships MSC1 System Controller
JBL Professional has announced delivery of the MSC1 Monitor System Controller, bringing convenience and greater accuracy to audio production rooms at a most accessible price point. The MSC1 Monitor S

11/11/2009 Mobile TV Group Installs Grass Valley Kayenne Switcher
Denver-based Mobile Television Group (MTVG) has installed its second Grass Valley Kayenne multi-format Video Production Centre, on board its truck, 10HDX. This truck is designed to simulcast "dual-fe

11/11/2009 Obel Tower Welcomes TV Star
A kids TV daredevil scaled the UK's tallest crane on a recent visit to the Obel Tower construction site in Belfast. Blue Peter's Joel Defries climbed 110 metres to see the work being undertake at Do

10/11/2009 'Future Of Film' Production Hits Scotland
Newcastle-based camera crew, STEADI-RED - one of only a handful of companies in the UK to have the revolutionary RED ONE digital cinema camera - is branching out into Scotland. STEADI-RED is a brand

10/11/2009 Dustbin Baby Nominated For Emmys
Kindle Entertainment, the BAFTA-award-winning independent production company, has announced that family drama Dustbin Baby, based on the novel by best-selling author Jacqueline Wilson, has been nomina

10/11/2009 EchoStar Europe Integrates Latens For Deployable IPTV Solution
EchoStar Europe, a leading supplier of added-value, connected device solutions to the digital television industry, has announced that it has integrated its state-of-the-art HDX-600, high-definition (H