Broadcast News Archive for August, 2012
21/08/2012 HSL Supply Global Gathering
UK lighting and visuals rental company HSL continued has supplyed lighting equipment, LED screens, trussing and rigging for the Main Stage and five tented arenas at the 2012 Global Gathering event, st

21/08/2012 IFI Celebrates Two Decades Of Temple Bar 'Home'
This September, the IFI will be celebrating 20 years in its landmark premises, the old Quaker Meeting House at 6 Eustace Street. Things have changed a lot in Dublin since the projectors started roll

21/08/2012 Marquis Teams-Up With SGL
Marquis Broadcast, specialist in content workflows and media integration software, has been working alongside Software Generation Limited (SGL), technology-leading provider of content archive and stor

21/08/2012 Orbital Welcomes New Recruit
Orbital claims to have turned up the sales volume with new recruit Richard Knott Richard brings a new mix of product, installation and live-event expertise to Orbital Sound’s sales team. Orbital S

21/08/2012 Snell To Showcase Version 3.0 Of ICE Channel-In-A-Box At IBC 2012
Snell has announced that it will showcase version 3.0 of its ICE Channel-in-a-Box, newly enhanced with added features and integrated functionality that extend the solution's cost benefits at IBC 2012.

21/08/2012 th2ng Signs Up Graham Sherrington
th2ng has recruited Emmy and BAFTA award-winning director Graham Sherrington to become its commercials lead on food and drinks brands. Graham has developed a well-known reputation for making food, as

20/08/2012 Argosy Crowned Distributor of the Year
Argosy has been awarded the title of “b.e.s.” Distributor of the Year 2012. The leading international supplier of HD broadcast cables and studio infrastructure products scooped the award for the yea

20/08/2012 Atomos IBC Preview
Atomos are set to shows their smart production tools working with leading DSLRs, camcorders and cinematic cameras at IBC, in Hall 9, stand number D25. The firm has been working closely with camera ma

20/08/2012 BBC Studios And Post Production Secures Deal Or No Deal Contract
BBC Studios and Post Production has signed a contract with Endemol to provide technical services and crew for series 9 of Channel 4’s Deal or No Deal. It will be the first full-HD production of the p

20/08/2012 Cinegy Nominated For Streaming Media European Readers' Choice Awards
Cinegy have been nominated in the Streaming Media European Readers' Choice Awards 2012. These are the only awards program that lets end users vote on the products and services they use every day.

20/08/2012 Guntermann & Drunck GmbH IBC Preview
In 2012, German manufacturer Guntermann & Drunck GmbH will introduce a step towards the future of KVM: the ControlCenter-Digital. The modular KVM matrix switch for digital video will be launched at

20/08/2012 IPV IBC Preview
At IBC 2012, IPV, a global leader in Media Asset Management and largest independent supplier of low bitrate, frame-accurate video technology to the broadcast and professional video sectors, will launc

20/08/2012 Robe Turns Ten
Robe is celebrating its tenth birthday and ten years of ‘Working With Winners’ at PLASA 2012. The 'winners' are the firm's international distribution team, most of whom have been with the company sin

20/08/2012 SIS LIVE Supports Pinnacle Of HD Broadcasting
SIS LIVE has supported the BBC and NHK over the summer in their deployment of the new super hi-vision technology. The outside broadcast, satellite uplink, and product design specialist said super hi

20/08/2012 Suicide Death For Hollywood Director Tony Scott
Tony Scott, the Hollywood director famous for hit films including Top Gun and Crimson Tide, has died after jumping from a bridge in Los Angeles. The LA County Coroner's office said Scott's death is b

20/08/2012 Thomson Video Networks Introduces Flextream 2.0
Thomson Video Networks has introduced Flextream 2.0. This is the latest development of its statistical multiplexing technology and the industry's first to achieve greater efficiency by integrating an

17/08/2012 Creative England Introduces Crew Database At Elstree Studios
Creative England will launch its new crew database at its forthcoming crew networking evening at Elstree Studios. The free database will cover all of the English regions and is being launched at the

17/08/2012 Field Mixer Captures On-Air Storm Audio
Sound Devices' 302 portable field mixer was on hand to capture the heart-pounding, intense storm audio of The Weather Channel's Tornado Hunt 2012 as it kicked off its fourth year of providing a live m

17/08/2012 Final Cut Pro X, Close But Not Quite.....Yet
By Simon Hall: Senior Trainer and Editor at Soho Editors Final Cut Pro X has had some bad press, that can’t be argued against. When launched it appeared that Apple had taken the approach "we’

17/08/2012 Freestyle Footie Talent To Feature In League Show Intro
UK freestyle football talent will be featured in the new title sequence of BBC One’s The Football League Show. Macclesfield video production company Mediafour is behind the new intro for the progra

17/08/2012 LLC To Attend Set Congress And Broadcast & Cable International Technology Fair
Integrated Microwave Technologies will showcase its Nucomm and RF Central state-of-the-art digital microwave video systems for portable and fixed-link applications at the SET Congress and the 21st edi

17/08/2012 MediaCityUK Developer Releases First App
MediaCityUK’s first video games developer, Yippee! Entertainment, has announced the release of its introductory game 'Chimpact' coming to iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch This week. The game is being dist

17/08/2012 Primestream Release Enhancements To FORK Xchange Suite
Primestream, advanced media asset management and broadcast automation software firm, has released the latest version of FORK Xchange Suite, the application that gives broadcasters instant Web access t

17/08/2012 TC Electronic IBC Preview
TC Electronic and Dynaudio Professional will share a booth with its ‘Certified Premium HD Dealer’ in the UK, HHB, at IBC 2012. Products will be on display at Hall 8, Booth D56, including LM2 Stereo L

17/08/2012 UK Firms Bring Broadcast Tech To Latin American Market
A trade mission to Broadcast & Cable exhibition in San Paulo has showcased proven solutions. Sponsored by UK Trade & Industry and managed by Tradefair, 14 top British companies are exhibiting at the