Broadcast News Archive for August, 2009
26/08/2009 Grab Networks Announce Accelerated H.264 Transcoding With Anystream Agility 2G
Following the announcement of the European debut of Anystream Agility 2G, Grab Networks, a leading provider of automated video capture, indexing and multi-platform video content syndication has confir

26/08/2009 OmniBus iTX Platform Adds Integrated Compliance Recording
The award-winning provider of comprehensive broadcast automation, content management and workflow solutions, OmniBus Systems, has announced support for Ideas Unlimited's ContentProbe in a close integr

26/08/2009 Sachtler Revamps Web-Site's Homepage
The entrance to the online world of Sachtler, a Vitec Group brand, has now been given a new appearance. The homepage has been relaunched and expanded by using new elements that make it more user-fri

26/08/2009 Volicon Signs Reseller For German-Speaking Market
Volicon has announced that it has signed a reseller agreement with Signum Bildtechnik to represent the entire Volicon Observer line of digital video logging, monitoring and streaming solutions in Germ

25/08/2009 Fairlight And Media Logic Provide IAAF World Championships' Service
German public broadcasters ARD and ZDF will use the occasion of the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics Berlin 2009 to begin broadcasting HDTV content. Stations ARD HD, ZDF HD and Eins Festiv

25/08/2009 Harris Debates Mobile Television At FLO Forum Panel Discussion At IBC
Mobile television specialist Richard C. Redmond has been invited to represent Harris at this year's IBC FLO Forum panel session. Alongside other representatives of member companies who are contributi

25/08/2009 Projectiondesign Makes Headline News At Aragón Televisión, Spain
Norway's projectiondesign has supplied their 3-chip DLP F80 1080 projector to Spain's Aragón Televisión for use in the station's recently upgraded live news studio. Based in Zaragoza, Aragón Televisi

25/08/2009 Public Vote Selects Classic Children's Story In On-line Film Competition
A North East short film adaptation of the children's classic 'Alice in Wonderland' has won the public vote in an on-line competition run by Regional Screen Agency, Northern Film & Media. One-minute f

25/08/2009 Sonnet Announces Changes To Award-Winning 1TB Fusion F2
Sonnet Technologies has announced a new, faster 1TB version of its multiple award-winning Fusion F2, portable two-drive RAID SATA storage system that employs 7,200-RPM drives. The fastest storage so

25/08/2009 Sweetwater Continues Commitment To Grass Valley HD Technology
Sweetwater Digital Video Productions, located in Van Nuys, California, has continued to advance its fleet of state-of-the-art production trucks with the latest high-definition technology and systems f

25/08/2009 Swiss Exchange in Zurich Selects AKG Products
Underscoring the performance and reliability of AKG conferencing systems, the highly prestigious SWX Stock Exchange selected AKG's GN 30 5PIN Gooseneck Microphones, CK 31 Capsules and H 600 shock-moun

25/08/2009 Tor Karstensen Joins Bridge Technologies
The developers of the first complete satellite-to-set-top box monitoring solution for IPTV operators, Bridge Technologies, have announced that Tor Karstensen has joined the company as marketing and de

25/08/2009 UK Broadcast And Post Houses Turn To DK-Technologies
C4, RedBee and Grand Central Studios are among a growing number of broadcast and post production facilities that are choosing DK-Technologies' Loudness software to evaluate audio levels on commercials

25/08/2009 US Weekly Invites To Party
Thanks to mobile phone-to-video technology from, guests at an US Weekly Hot Hollywood Summer Event in Chicago will be able to broadcast their thoughts and opinions via text message and see th

24/08/2009 'Fabric' Upgrades To BSS Audio Soundweb
Succeeding in a fixed installation that provides a major upgrade to the quality of its networked audio, London nightclub Fabric has chosen to upgrade its three legendary dance rooms with BSS Audio Sou

24/08/2009 Bethan Corney Joins Tigress From FIVE
Tigress Productions, an IMG Media company, has announced that Bethan Corney, former FIVE Commissioning Editor, will be joining the company. Her appointment forms part of a wider company strategy to

24/08/2009 Harman Professional Names Hi-Tech Audio Systems Indian Distributor
In a move to provide professional audio customers and dealers in the India market with comprehensive sales and support services, Harman Professional has announced the appointment of Hi-Tech Audio Syst

24/08/2009 Leader Introduces The LV 7800 Rasterizer
Leader will introduce the LV 7800 Rasterizer for the first time in Europe at IBC 2009. LV 7800 functional Rasterizer - which provides the same capabilities as the LV 5800 Waveform Monitor - satisfies

24/08/2009 Miranda Launches NVISION Compact CQX Router
Miranda Technologies has announced that it will be launching the NVISION Compact CQX 16x2 router at IBC, which offers 'Clean and Quiet' outputs for performing seamless video and audio transitions. T

24/08/2009 Movie Fans Get Sneak Peak Of Avatar
Cinema goers across the UK are to be given free 15 minute previews of footage from James Cameron's new science-fiction epic Avatar. The futuristic fantasy from the 55-year-old Oscar winning director

24/08/2009 MPG Director Mick Glossop Made Visiting Professor By Leeds College Of Music
Music Producers Guild director Mick Glossop has been awarded a Visiting Professorship at Leeds College of Music and will take up the post at the start of the new semester in September 2009. Leeds Col

24/08/2009 OmniTek Brings 3Gb/s SDI Products To Market
Leading test and measurement manufacturer OmniTek has announced that at IBC 2009, the company will be presenting several reference design and development platforms that have been produced as a result

24/08/2009 Theatre's Youth Shows Use AKG DMS 700 Professional System
In a fixed installation that demonstrates the reliability and versatility of AKG’s wireless systems, the Northbrook Theater in Northbrook, IL, selected the AKG DMS 700 to play a role in all 12 annual

21/08/2009 Award-winning Kingston Film Becomes The Talk Of Twitter
It's the talk of social networking website Twitter, has had over 66,000 hits on YouTube and is spreading like wildfire on Facebook. HP-Invent, a minute-long video by two graphic design students from

21/08/2009 Custom Consoles New EditOne Redefines The Affordable Workstation
A highly innovative addition to Custom Consoles' range of studio furniture, the new EditOne, is designed to accommodate desktop editing and graphics workstations. A key feature of the new desk is its