Broadcast News Archive for June, 2012
27/06/2012 MLB Network’s Flagship Studio Program “MLB Tonight” Switches To Grass Valley Kayenne
LB Network, the 24/7 cable television home of Major League Baseball, available in approximately 70 million homes, has purchased a new Grass Valley™ Kayenne™ Video Production Centre switcher to serve a

27/06/2012 Technicolor UK Appoints New Head Of Operations For Digital Cinema
Creative Services has appointed Richard Welsh as the Head of Operations for Digital Cinema UK. Reporting to Tom Cotton, Vice President of Technicolor Creative Services UK, Richard will lead and mana

27/06/2012 UK PA Company Invests In Three GLDs
Ipswich-based PA company, DHE Professional Ltd, has purchased three Allen & Heath GLD digital mixers to add to their hire stock inventory. Comprising three GLD-80 mixers, with three AR2412 and three A

27/06/2012 Universal Ballet Has The World At Its Feet
It was during a world tour when dancers of South Korean based Universal Ballet first discovered the delightful experience of performing on a Harlequin dance floor. General Director, Julia H Moon ela

27/06/2012 XL Video Supplies The National Theatre Of Scotland’s Macbeth
XL Video supplied plasma screens and full Catalyst media management and control for the acclaimed National Theatre of Scotland current production of Macbeth. Staring Alan Cumming in all the major ro

27/06/2012 Young Filmmaker To Shoot Video For Top UK Band
Hurtwood House, the UK’s top school for creative minds, in conjunction with MOFILM, leading crowdsourcing agency, today announced the launch of the inaugural Hurtwood Prize for Young Filmmakers, a com

26/06/2012 3D Storm Provide Innovative Solutions For Next Generation Live Production
Franck Lafage, Director of 3D Storm, the distributor of NewTek Products for Europe, Middle-East, Africa, Russia, Turkey and Pakistan, reveals how the company is embracing emerging trends and helping t

26/06/2012 BBC Launches New Live Restart Functionality For BBC iPlayer
Viewing live TV on BBC iPlayer will be better than ever with the launch of Live Restart, which enables audiences to rewind and restart live TV on BBC iPlayer without waiting for the programme to end.

26/06/2012 Broadcast RF Celebrate The Diamond Jubilee In Style
The Queen celebrated her reign of six decades with a spectacular weekend of horseracing, river pageants, concerts and of course the service at St Pauls with the procession back to the Palace. Million

26/06/2012 BVE North Returns To Manchester This November
Following the resounding success of the launch show, which attracted 2500 visitors and 90 exhibitors over two days, BVE North returns to the Manchester Central venue on 13-14 November 2012, with even

26/06/2012 Cinegy Selected To Present Three Case Studies At The IBC 2012 Workflow Solutions Village
Cinegy has announced their recent selection by IBC to present three customer case studies at the IBC 2012 Workflow Solutions Village. The IBC Workflow Solutions Village is a brand new visitor attract

26/06/2012 Company Conquers Triax, Timing And Tornados For Facility Overhaul
When Opening Day festivities commenced at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Bexel, a unit of the Vitec Group’s Services Division and a leading worldwide provider of broadcast services, had just wrapped u

26/06/2012 InBroadcast Update
In April we published the story of Phillip Izzard and the false and misleading statements he was making to sell advertising in his Le Sommet Media ezine Inbroadcast. Following our story, the Advertis

26/06/2012 Line Of Duty To Air On BBC2
Birmingham plays a central role in BBC2’s gripping new thriller about police corruption which comes to television screens tonight (June 26). Line of Duty follows a fictional police anti-corruption u

26/06/2012 Next Steps To Tackle Internet Piracy
Measures to tackle Internet piracy moved forward today, as the Government and Ofcom took the next steps to bring the Digital Economy Act’s mass notification system into effect. The system will see le

26/06/2012 root6 Appointed As Reseller Of GB Labs' Shared Storage Systems
The Soho specialists at root6 have been appointed as a value added reseller of GB Labs' range of advanced shared storage systems. GB Labs' Space line offers a complete storage workflow for media prof

26/06/2012 Studio Technologies Model 46 Makes The Comms Connection For Observe Outside Broadcast
Studio Technologies Model 46 2-Wire to 4-Wire interface is making the comms connection for Observe Outside Broadcast, a premier remote broadcast and TV company that covers sports and entertainment eve

26/06/2012 Young Filmmaker To Shoot Video For Top UK Band
Hurtwood House, the UK’s top school for creative minds, in conjunction with MOFILM, leading crowdsourcing agency, today announced the launch of the inaugural Hurtwood Prize for Young Filmmakers, a com

25/06/2012 'Broadcast And Media Technology — Understanding Your Industry' Launches In Germany
The IABM (International Association of Broadcasting Manufacturers) Training Academy today announced that it will offer its "Broadcast and Media Technology — Understanding Your Industry" course at two

25/06/2012 Archive And Restoration Facility Tkone Chooses Golden Eye III Film Scanner
TKone, a leading film and video archive restoration facility, has installed a Digital Vision Golden Eye III film scanner. Based in its London headquarters, the Golden Eye III scanner will allow TKone

25/06/2012 Espial TV Browser Powers The Sharp® Smart TV Experience
Espial, a leader in on-demand TV software and solutions, today announced that the Espial TV Browser has been selected to power new Sharp® AQUOS® LED TVs in Japan, China, and North America, offering co

25/06/2012 ifeatures Takes Centre Stage At Edinburgh
iFeatures, Creative England’s exciting low budget feature film initiative, will be making a splash at this year’s Edinburgh Film Festival (20 June – 1 July 2012). Not only does Flying Blind, the third

25/06/2012 New Delhi Television Updates To Grass Valley K2 Summit Servers
New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV), India’s premier news network, has converted its entire master control and content distribution infrastructure to full high-definition (HD) operations with the purc

25/06/2012 Sonnet Announces Cost-Effective Qio™ CF4 Professional CompactFlash® Media Reader
Sonnet Technologies today announced the launch of the Qio™ CF4 professional CompactFlash® (CF) media reader. The latest member of the Sonnet Qio series of professional media readers offers a high-spee

22/06/2012 3G Bonding Alternative At London 2012 Olympics
With hundreds of thousands of mobile phones overloading the 3G networks around the London Olympic Park, it is questionable if 3G bonding will be able to offer any usable upload bandwidth for live stre