Broadcast News Archive for March, 2011
07/03/2011 Riedel VoIP Intercom Adopt EBU Tech 3347 Standard
One of the largest manufacturers of real-time networks for video, audio and communications, Riedel Communications, has announced that all of its intercom-over-IP products are fully compatible to the j

07/03/2011 UK Film Transfers In April: Vaizey
Specific dates for the British Film Institute and UK Film Council's transfer dates have been announced. From 1 April, the British Film Institute (BFI) will be appointed Lottery distributor for film,

04/03/2011 Anarchy Reigns With Leading Media Provider
Leading media and entertainment industries provider Cutting Edge, has announced their involvement in the release of the highly anticipated brawler game, Anarchy Reigns by Platinum Games Inc. and Sega.

04/03/2011 BBC Takes Bus Ride Through Cinema History
A restored 1960s mobile cinema is to star in a new BBC Two Daytime series on Britain’s film heritage. The Vintage Mobile Cinema, which is shortly due to embark on a series of six screenings across No

04/03/2011 Breakthrough In Affordable 3D Technology
An effective polarization modulator has been developed by 3D Experience Ltd. at a fraction of the cost of their nearest competition. The PolaRotator is a small glass window made of layers of electroni

04/03/2011 BVE Success For Top Media Supplier
A leading designer and supplier for the global broadcast market, has reported a highly successful BVE 2011. Exhibiting both as a systems integrator and broadcast product distributor, ATG Broadcast exp

04/03/2011 First Live 3D Opera Broadcast To Cinemas
Communications infrastructure and media services company Arqiva, has worked with major rights holder More2Screen to deliver a world first to digital cinema audiences around the UK and Ireland. On 23

04/03/2011 NAB Showcases Fastest Image Restoration Tool
The NAB exhibition has been selected by Cintel International to show the first working version of the new ORIGIN data image restoration tool on Stand SL1716. imageMill2 ORIGIN is the world's fastest

04/03/2011 Outside Broadcast Giant Relocates
One of Europe's largest outside broadcast (OB) and uplink suppliers, SIS LIVE, has moved into a new expanded facility in the heart of Paris to serve broadcast and media customers throughout France.

04/03/2011 Tedial Celebrate 10th Anniversary
A leading provider of Media Asset Management (MAM), Hierarchical Storage Management (HSM) and Business Process Management (BPM) solutions, is celebrating its tenth anniversary. Tedial has achieved h

04/03/2011 UTV Scores With talkSPORT Success
Two TV sports commentators, Andy Gray and Richard Keys from talkSPORT were in Belfast last night to celebrate the Ulster Television's (UTV) growth in local listener numbers. Richard Keys said: "It is

03/03/2011 BBC To Launch Budget Priced iPlayer App
The BBC's top executive is all set to move the corporation more fully into the digital generation. He has revealed that the BBC's international iPlayer iPad 'app' will cost just £6.13 ($10) a month w

03/03/2011 BECTU Bids To Save BBC World Service
As broadcast union BECTU officials continue in talks at the BBC World Service to challenge the funding cuts proposed by the Foreign Office, the external campaign to "expose the lasting damage which th

03/03/2011 BSkyB Merger With News Corp On Track
The News Corporation's proposed merger with BSkyB is to proceed - despite a previous bid to refer it to the Competition Commission. The Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport annou

03/03/2011 Cadena Joins PLASA As Technical Editor
A respected lighting designer and entertainment technology media professional, Richard Cadena, has joined the PLASA team. Richard will serve as the Technical Editor for Lighting&Sound America and Lig

03/03/2011 Estrin To Be Clear-Com Technology Specialist
Clear-Com, a leader in critical voice communication systems, has named industry-veteran Larry Estrin its new Strategic Technology Specialist. As a result of the merger of HME's Pro Audio Division wit

03/03/2011 Grass Valley Backs Oscars
High-definition technology from Grass Valley has played a starring role in the live broadcast and the numerous complementary activities surrounding the 83rd Academy Awards telecast on the ABC Televisi

03/03/2011 Junger Audio Ensures Loudness Compliance
In response to the trends within the broadcast industry to control audio loudness, particularly between programmes and advertising commercials, Jünger Audio has announced that all of its Level Magic-b

03/03/2011 Nucoda Film Master Used To Grade Oscar-winning Feature
Digital vision has announced that its Nucoda Film Master was used to grade three Oscar winning productions - In a Better World (Best Foreign Language), Toy Story 3 (Best Animated Feature & Best Song)

02/03/2011 Clear-Com Intercoms Keep Communications Cool For Hell's Kitchen
Clear-Com, a leader in mission-critical voice-communication systems, is helping FOX's popular culinary-competition series Hell's Kitchen, which stars internationally renowned celebrity chef Gordon Ram

02/03/2011 Gruelling Reality Show Gets Second Series
Following the success of Banijay International's flagship competitive reality format 71 Degrees North, a brand new second season of has been commissioned by ITV1 in the UK. Season two is set to air

02/03/2011 ITV Profits Gets X Factor Boost
There has been a major profits surge for the commercial broadcaster, ITV. It has reported that pre-tax profit almost tripled last year to £321m thanks to a market-beating 16% boost in TV ad revenues,

02/03/2011 Merging 'Wins' At The Grammys
Merging Technologies' Pyramix digital audio workstation was used in the recording, mastering and editing of many of the winning recordings announced at the recent 2011 Grammy awards in Los Angeles, Ca

02/03/2011 Munich Hosts iBAHN Forums
A renowned leader in digital entertainment and Internet solutions for the hospitality and meeting industries, iBAHN, has just announced its Munich Forum, 2011. The Munich iBAHN Forum will take place

02/03/2011 Panasonic Announces 3D Master Class At Pinewood Studios
As the official Audio and Visual Equipment partner for the London 2012 Olympic Games and with a more than twenty year legacy of Olympic Games sponsorship, Panasonic have announced that they have becom