Broadcast News Archive for June, 2012
07/06/2012 MTV3 Using Interactivity Suite To Engage Finnish Hockey Fans has announced that MTV3, one of the largest commercial broadcasters in Finland, is using the Interactivity Suite (IS) during 2012 IIHF hockey matches to harvest related social media

07/06/2012 Placement Further Solidifies StoryTeller In The Sports Arena
AccuWeather, creator of StoryTeller, Interactive Touchscreen System, has announced the placement of StoryTeller in the studios of Altitude, allowing them to enhance their studio productions and Bring

07/06/2012 Rocking Baku: Riedel Mediornet And Artist At The Eurovision Song Contest
To broadcast the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest in Baku, Azerbaijan the German Broadcast production company Brainpool TV on behalf of Ictimai TV, used an extensive installation from Riedel Communication

07/06/2012 Signiant's Todd Kelly Receives Two Emmy Awards For Blue World
Signiant, a leader in intelligent file movement software for the media and entertainment industry, is pleased to announce that the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Boston/New England

06/06/2012 Innovator Brings New Economies For Video Publishers With Flash SDK
Yospace, a content distribution innovator specialising in the development of unique capabilities in multi-screen streaming, has introduced an HLS Player for Flash. This allows broadcasters and conte

06/06/2012 Matrox Announces Thunderbolt Docking Station
Matrox has introduced Matrox® DS1™, a Thunderbolt docking station that brings all the productivity benefits of a desktop computer to MacBook® and Ultrabook™ users. From a single Thunderbolt connecti

06/06/2012 ESPN STAR Sports Deploys Haivision To Support Live Multilingual HD Sports Broadcasts
Haivision today announced that Asia's No. 1 sports content provider, ESPN STAR Sports (ESS), is using Haivision's Barracuda™ H.264 encoder and Makito™ decoder at its Singapore and Taiwan facilities to

06/06/2012 New TV Dating Show Format Revealed
Reality stars DJ Pauly D and Rob Kardashian, model Tyson Beckford, pro football superstars Rob Gronkowski and Ndamukong Suh, singer Joe Jonas and actors Carmen Electra and Dean Cain are among the cele

06/06/2012 Panasonic Projectors To Light Up London 2012 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony
The London 2012 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony will officially mark the start of the Games. The title of the Ceremony is "Isles of Wonder", inspired by Shakespeare's The Tempest, and it will include

06/06/2012 PlayBox Technology Delivers HD To The Biggest Cable Network In The Balkans
PlayBox Technology has delivered, installed and commissioned 27 servers including 14 HD Channel-in-a-Box servers to Iko Media, the service provider for SBB (Serbia BroadBand). This leading operator of

06/06/2012 Singular Software Invites Adobe Premiere Pro Editors To The Public Beta Of PluralEyes 3.0
Singular Software, a developer of workflow automation applications for video production, is pleased to announce the public beta of PluralEyes 3.0 for Adobe Premiere Pro editors (OS X). This exciting u

06/06/2012 Sonifex Premiere The New CM-CU1 Commentator Unit At Broadcast Asia 2012
Sonifex showcases the new CM-CU1 Commentator Unit on stand 4T2-06 at Broadcast Asia this year. Eamonn Heffernan, Sales Manager at Sonifex said: “The CM-CU1 is one of the new additions to the Sonifex

06/06/2012 TC Electronic Adds Off-line Measuring To Its LM6 Radar Loudness Meter
Existing LM6 users can now upgrade to version 1.1 and get access to the AudioSuite off-line feature, which allows for measuring a full track at a speed faster than real time. After the track has be

06/06/2012 Visual Unity And Salam Media Cast Announce Partnership
The need for broadcasters to integrate multiscreen IP solutions and mobile content delivery into their existing workflows has led to a ground-breaking partnership between Visual Unity and Salam Media

05/06/2012 Alassema TV Chooses PlayBox Technology
PlayBox Technology has equipped its first TV channel in Libya, Alassema TV. Alassema, Arabic for “capital”, was only recently able to finally touch Libyan soil and start broadcasting from its own prem

05/06/2012 Cinedeck Ship RX & EX 3.5 Upgrades
Cinedeck LLC, pioneering developer of capture systems for motion picture and broadcast production, continues to set new benchmarks in codec choice and operational capability with the release of its ve

05/06/2012 CPL Invests In New Equipment
A very busy start to 2012 has resulted in West Midlands, UK, based video and AV specialist Central Presentations Ltd. (CPL) making substantial investments in its audio and AV departments. In keeping

05/06/2012 iFeatures Flying Blind Selected For Competition At Edinburgh
Flying Blind, the third film to be made under Creative England’s exciting low budget feature film initiative, iFeatures, is to have its world première at this year’s Edinburgh Film Festival. Billed a

05/06/2012 Ray Lloyds Appointed Contracts Director By British Harlequin
British Harlequin plc is pleased to announce that Ray Lloyds has been appointed Harlequin’s Contracts Director. Ray has worked in the flooring industry for over 30 years, gaining a wealth of knowledge

05/06/2012 Rede Record Leverages Orad Enterprise Graphics Solutions To Provide Olympic Games Coverage
Brazilian broadcaster, Rede Record, significantly expanded its existing Orad channel branding installation to support the upcoming Olympic news broadcasts. The expanded Orad installation will be uti

05/06/2012 SBS In Overdrive With Ross
Australia’s Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) has been on air from their new automated news studio since February this year, operating under Ross Video’s OverDrive™ Automated Production Control syste

05/06/2012 Top-Teks Establish New Top-Class 4K Lens Test & Service Centre
The respected UK broadcast and digital cinema dealer Top-Teks has set up a new optical clean room lens test and service centre at their base in Harefield, Middlesex. Their new lens centre includes a

05/06/2012 TV3 Becomes The 1st TV Station In Spain On Google TV
TV3 - Televisió de Catalunya is now on Google TV. From now on, users of this device can now download the application from TV3 that enables TV viewers to watch thousands of videos on demand as well as

05/06/2012 Vertice 360 Creates Disaster Recovery Facility For Premium Global Entertainment Brand
Madrid-based production company Vertice 360 has installed a MultiPlayT multichannel playout automation system from Vector 3 at the heart of a new disaster recovery and archiving facility created to pr

01/06/2012 Anton/Bauer Batteries Stand Up To Sub-Zero Temps During Historic Trek
Faced with traveling through the extreme cold and snowy terrain of the South Pole, the production team behind the documentary The Push: South Pole Expedition, turned to Anton/Bauer, part of Vitec Vide