Broadcast News Archive for December, 2012
13/12/2012 C-CAS Adaptive Streaming Solution Launched
Broadpeak, provider of content delivery networks (CDN) and video-on-demand (VOD) servers for cable, IPTV, OTT, and hybrid TV operators worldwide, has introduced C-CAS (Conditional Access System-Compli

13/12/2012 Countdown Begins To NATPE'S 50th Anniversary
Buyer registration numbers and exhibiting companies for NATPE’s 50th Anniversary market and conference in January are pacing ahead of recent years, according to Content First President and CEO Rod Per

13/12/2012 Dutch Singer Hits The A High Note With A DPA d:facto Vocal Mic
Dutch singer Margot Giselle believes a DPA's d:facto™ Vocal Microphone lets her sing her heart out without straining her voice. After putting DPA Microphone’s new hand-held d:facto Vocal Microphone

13/12/2012 Francis Freihuber Becomes NETIA Management Board VP
NETIA has announced the promotion of Francis Freihuber to vice president of the NETIA Management Board. Freihuber has been with NETIA for the past five years, serving as the company's operations direc

13/12/2012 Marmitek Enhance Your On-Demand Music Enjoyment
CDs are out, streaming music is in! Today people listen to music using on-demand streaming music services like Deezer, Grooveshark,, Music Unlimited, Spotify or, for example, Ziggo. Or they

13/12/2012 Music Producers Guild Honours Sir George Martin CBE
The Music Producers Guild is set to honour renowned producer, composer and musician Sir George Martin CBE at its 2013 Awards ceremony. He will be presented with the Award for Outstanding Contribution

13/12/2012 New TV Division For Exclusive Media
Exclusive Media, the filmed entertainment company, has established a television division and inked a global first look development and distribution deal with FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME). Exclusi

13/12/2012 TV Voted 'Most Trustworthy' News Medium
Television has been voted the media most likely to be trusted for quality news reporting. A new poll for elephant communications - which asked 2,000 adults which types of news media they felt they c

12/12/2012 Bexel Launch Engineering Systems And Solutions Division
Bexel has introduced an Engineering Systems and Solutions division (Bexel ESS). Led by long-time Bexel executive Scott Nardelli, Bexel ESS will address niche offerings for the broadcast industry, in

12/12/2012 CPL To Supply Re-launched Giltbrook Studios Venture
Video and production specialist Central Presentations Ltd (CPL) will be the main supplier of specialist broadcast and AV equipment to the re-launched Giltbrook Studios in Nottingham. West Midlands, U

12/12/2012 John Cohen To Produce Angry Birds Movie
On the third anniversary of Angry Birds release, Rovio Entertainment has announced that Despicable Me producer John Cohen has signed on as producer of the upcoming 3D CG-animated feature film. David

12/12/2012 Nordisk FilmTV Makes Pan-Scandinavian Roll Out Deal With Elk Entertainment
Banijay Group's Nordisk FilmTV ha been selected as production partner of choice to roll out new commissions across Scandinavia. They have agreed an exclusive output deal with Elk Entertainment, the n

12/12/2012 RGB Signs Celerity Distribution Deal
RGB Communications has signed an exclusive distribution agreement, covering the UK and Ireland, with Celerity Technologies. They will distribute Celerity's easy to use and easy to install pre-termina

12/12/2012 Rotolight Lights Help for Heroes Vid For Fun Lovin Criminals Frontman
The Rotolight RL48 has been used to shoot the latest Music Video for Huey and the New Yorkers, the new project of former Fun Lovin’ Chriminals front man Huey Morgan. "Christmas By The Side Of the Ro

12/12/2012 Tedial CABSAT 2013 Preview
Tedial continues to maximise the benefits of file-based platforms with its sophisticated suite of software products including: Media Asset Management (MAM), Hierarchical Storage Management (HSM) Bus

12/12/2012 The Composer Makes Sound Move
Manchester’s only music composing company, The Composer Works, is MediaCityUK's newest resident. They have moved into The Greenhouse offering the complete composing music package for TV and film comp

12/12/2012 The Projection Studio Brings 'Winter In Venice' To Vegas
New ‘Winter In Venice’ Video Projection show for Venetian Resort & Hotel, Las Vegas The Projection Studio – led by Ross Ashton - has delivered a spectacular and eye-catching new monumental video proj

12/12/2012 Yemen Broadcaster Selects UTAH-100 HD For SNG Truck
Yemen TODAY, a private broadcaster in Yemen, has purchased a UTAH-100 HD compact router for its satellite newsgathering (SNG) truck. Yemen TODAY commissioned the truck from Istanbul-based manufactur

11/12/2012 AVT MAGIC TH6 Talk-Show Phone System Announced
Preco Broadcast Systems has introduced the AVT MAGIC TH6 six-line broadcast talk-show phone system. This can be operated with standard voice-grade telephone lines or as a voice over Internet Protoco

11/12/2012 Barco S2K Projector Makes China Debut
Barco announces that its newest DP2K-10S digital cinema projector, based on the 0.69” DLP Cinema chipset, has been selected by Hunan FAYOO Film Culture Industry Investment Management Co., Ltd and inst

11/12/2012 Bittree Patchbays Solve Signal Routing Backup Challenges At SBS Facility
Sion Media, has been contracted by Seoul Broadcasting System (SBS) to supply Bittree patchbays for its new facility, the SBS Prism Tower. SBS, one of South Korea's largest broadcasters, purchased mor

11/12/2012 Cinema Next Reaches dcinex Agreement
dcinex (Belgium) and Cinema Next (UK) have entered into an agreement leading dcinex to own 51% of Cinema Next; which will become "dcinex UK". As a result of this agreement, Cinema Next will extend it

11/12/2012 Eyeheight Announces AV-2M
A new addition to the Eyeheight product range, the AV-2M is an SD-HD SDI emergency switcher. This will perform clean switchover to a secondary source if the primary channel falls below user-adjustabl

11/12/2012 Harkness Screens Reach Sales Milestone
At ShowEast 2011, Harkness Screens, manufacturer of projection screens for cinema, launched its Digital Screen Checker, a brand new version of its previous luminance meter. It has reached critical ac

11/12/2012 KVIE Selects C10 HD For Control Room Upgrade
The PBS member station serving nearly four million viewers in the Sacramento/Modesto/Stockton area of California, has upgraded its Audio Control Room A with a Solid State Logic C10 HD Compact Broadcas