Broadcast News Archive for February, 2009
04/02/2009 Digital Anarchy Announces Two Plugins For Aperture, Knoll Light Factory And ToonIt! Photo
Digital Anarchy, a leading provider of cost-effective special effects software for Adobe and Apple products, has announced the release of two software products for use in Apple's Aperture. Knoll Ligh

04/02/2009 Furman Launches The P-1400
Furman, a leading provider of power management solutions, has announced the launch of the P-1400 AR E rack-mount voltage regulator/power conditioner. The P-1400 AR E provides stable voltage protecti

04/02/2009 Hoppmann Audio Visual Chooses Vaddio For US Navy Memorial Installation
Vaddio, a leading manufacturer and OEM distributor of camera control systems, provided Hoppmann AV with a WallVIEW PRO 300 and CeilingVIEW 70 PTZ for the newly renovated Penn Quarter Conference Centre

04/02/2009 Noise Industries Announces Effects Competition Winners
Noise Industries, developer of visual effects tools for the post-production and broadcast markets, has announced the winners of the 2008 FxFactory Awards Competition. Topping the winners list is effe

04/02/2009 Project Kangaroo 'Competition Threat' Blocked
The on-demand video service Project Kangaroo has been blocked by the Competition Commission, because it posed "too much of a threat to competition". The commission said that the joint venture between

04/02/2009 Raw Cut TV Expands Development Team With Ward Appointment
Raw Cut TV has announced the appointment of Phil Ward to spearhead the company's expansion in to factual and popular factual programming. Ward will be charged with adding to Raw Cut's existing portfo

04/02/2009 Riedel Expands International Offices
Following the most successful year in the company's history, Riedel Communications, pioneer of advanced digital intercom technology, announced several new members to its international teams in the Uni

03/02/2009 Entone Amulet And Hydra Integrated With Latens Conditional Access
Entone, the IPTV connected home company, has announced that their Amulet IPTV receiver and award-winning Hydra IP video gateway are successfully integrated with Latens software Conditional Access secu

03/02/2009 Fairlight's CC-1 Platform Proves Popular In France
Fairlight's ground-breaking Crystal Core (CC-1) technology is proving to be a winner for Française des Jeux, the French national lottery organisation that also handles the Euro Millions lottery. Base

03/02/2009 HaiVision's MAKO-HD Supports Titan Medical And Bell Canada's Test Of Telesurgery Technologies
HaiVision Systems, a leading vendor of high-definition (HD) H.264 TelePresence codecs, has announced that its hai1000 network video system and MAKO-HD H.264 codec are being used by Titan Medical and B

03/02/2009 I-Movix At NAB 2009
I-Movix is a Belgian company with market-leading technology in the domain of extreme slow motion. The company's debut product, SprintCam Live, was launched at IBC 2007. SprintCam Live, which is now i

03/02/2009 ICON From Scrub Is Natural Selection For Evolutions TV
Soho independent full service post production facility Evolutions TV has installed a new ICON D-Control ES console at its newly acquired Great Pulteney Street location. Supplied and supported by audi

03/02/2009 Orad And Full Mental Jacket Combine Powerful Virtual Studios With Captivating Designs
Orad Hi-Tec Systems Limited, a leading provider of real-time broadcasting graphic solutions, and Full Mental Jacket, a leading design company creating virtual sets and real-time graphics for news, ent

03/02/2009 Pharos Delivers Multiformat Workflow At BVE 2009
The Pharos Mediator 4 content management platform makes its UK exhibition debut at Broadcast Video Expo 2009 in London, February 17-19 (Stand L30). Visitors to BVE will see a wider range of options t

03/02/2009 Signiant Helps Discovery Communications With Worldwide Distribution Of Digital Files In Real Time
Signiant, the leading developer of content distribution management solutions, has announced that Discovery Communications, a nonfiction media company with 100-plus worldwide networks including Discove

03/02/2009 TV One Celebrates 25 Years Of Excellence
With a long history of design and manufacture, TV One celebrates a new milestone with its 25-year anniversary in 2009. From its incorporation in 1984, TV One has been supplying the Professional AV an

03/02/2009 Vaddio Debuts New PreVIEW HD Dual And Triple LCD Rack Mount Monitors
Vaddio, a leading manufacturer and OEM distributor of speciality PTZ cameras and high-end camera control systems used in the broadcasting, audio/visual and videoconferencing industries, has announced

02/02/2009 Concrete Post Produced Audi A4 Commercial For Asian Market
Concrete has recently post produced a stylish new Audi car commercial for Outsider. Advertising agency "21 Plus" based in Beijing, China commissioned the commercial, which Jom Threlfall directed, and

02/02/2009 Eyeheight Equipment Chosen For European Parliament
Eyeheight has announced the award of a substantial order from the European Parliament in Brussels. Placed via Eyeheight's Belgian reseller, AV Group, the contract includes the supply of equipment fo

02/02/2009 FremantleMedia Enterprises Asia Appointed As Official Agent Of CBS Consumer Products Across Region
FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME) and CBS Consumer Products (CBS), a division of CBS Entertainment, has announced an agreement which will see FME appointed as CBS's official licensing agent in Asia.

02/02/2009 IMPALA Welcomes Inclusion Of MHEG-5 In South Africa DTT Trial
IMPALA, the International MHEG Promotion Alliance, has confirmed the inclusion of MHEG-5, the globally successful interactive TV middleware, as a key part of the recently started DTT trial in South Af

02/02/2009 MHz Brings Custom Build Furniture To The Table At BVE 2009
Megahertz (MHz), the UK-based independent systems integrator, will be showcasing custom desk designs at Broadcast Video Expo (Stand no. K30 in London's Earls Court 2, between February 17 - 19). As pa

02/02/2009 - 'A Company To Watch In 2009', a leading cross-media interactivity firm, has been ranked in the list of the 'Ten Companies to Watch in 2009' by DailyDOOH, the digital out-of-home analysis web-site. The list, compiled by

02/02/2009 Signiant Appoints Wellen+Nöthen As German Reseller
Signiant, a leading developer of content distribution management solutions, has announced that it has appointed Wellen+Nöthen as its reseller for the German market. Wellen+Nöthen is well-established

02/02/2009 Smith & Foulkes Create New Coke Spot For Super Bowl 2009
This new Wieden & Kennedy Portland commercial for The Super Bowl 209 plays with the well established idea of the unifying power of Coke, but gives it a modern twist. By satirising the fact that in an