Broadcast News Archive for September, 2012
28/09/2012 Argosy Prepares To Showcase Product Range At BVE North
Argosy will be showcasing the latest addition to its product range that allow for more efficient operations and a reduction in cost and complexity in the live studio production and outside broadcast e

28/09/2012 BBC ALBA To Broadcast The RaboDirect PR012
The RaboDirect PRO12 clash between Glasgow Warriors and Zebre continues BBC ALBA's live rugby action this weekend. Coverage of the match from Scotstoun Stadium will start this Friday at 7.30pm, with

28/09/2012 iStreamPlanet's VP To Participate In Panel Discussion
iStreamPlanet has announced that Khurram Siddiqui, iStreamPlanet's VP and general manager over Europe, will participate in a panel discussion entitled "TV Anywhere: 2014 Technology Forecast" at Sporte

28/09/2012 King Of Devil's Island Out On DVD From October
King of Devil's Island is the latest stunning offering from Scandinavia. Set in 1915 enter the unsettling world of a group of young delinquents banished to the remote prison of Bastøy. King of Devil

28/09/2012 Loky Shortlisted For Best Consumer App
Loky has announced that it has been shortlisted for the Best Consumer App in 2012 at this year's Appsters Awards. Once a well-kept secret, the Loky (pronounced low-key) app is quickly becoming the

28/09/2012 Matrox Introduce DS1 Series Of Thunderbolt Docking Stations
Matrox has introduced the Matrox® DS1 series of Thunderbolt docking stations that brings all the productivity benefits of a desktop computer to MacBook Pro and MacBook Air users. From a single Thund

28/09/2012 NewCast Announce Availability Of TriCaster 8000
NewTek has announced the immediate availability of TriCaster 8000 for production and media publishing professionals who deliver live video for large, complex events, with full integration of social me

28/09/2012 Pure Grass Films Launch TRIGGER POINT
London-based production company Pure Grass Films have announced the launch of TRIGGER POINT – a new action thriller web series and eBook. TRIGGER POINT is a transmedia entertainment property, premier

27/09/2012 658 Delegates Attend The 18th Encounters Short Film And Animation Festival
The 18th Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival came to a close on Sunday 23rd September, wrapping up an impressive 6-day programme celebrating talent, creativity and innovation. Showcasing th

27/09/2012 Harmonic To Launch Converged Cable Access Platform
Harmonic have announced that it is launching a new Converged Cable Access Platform (CCAP) solution and optical transmitters at the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo®, Oct. 17-19, in Orlando, Fla., at booth 2635.

27/09/2012 Re:Fine Hires Head Of Operations
Content processing and re-purposing business re:fine has hired Sarah Wallis as Head of Operations. Wallis is a Broadcast Post Production and Digital Media Services executive with broad experience in

27/09/2012 Sennheiser's 2000 Series IEMs Ensure Coldplay Never Miss A Beat
Touring a mixture of arenas and stadiums in Europe and North America since the later part of 2011, Coldplay's desire to get close to their fans in such large venues could have caused a number of probl

27/09/2012 smartclip Publish Findings On Connected TV Users
smartclip, the multiscreen video and brand advertising platform, has published the findings of the first ever research on Connected TV users. In association with the Research Now institute's online

27/09/2012 Studio Technologies Introduce Model 742A Audio Mixer
Studio Technologies Inc. have introduced the Model 742A Audio Mixer. The dual-audio-bus mixer is designed specifically for use in electronic newsgathering (ENG), small-scale production trucks and ut

27/09/2012 Veria Living Worldwide Secures Programming Deal
Veria Living Worldwide has secured a pre-MIPCOM programming deal with Brand New Media which will result in a three-hour block of health and wellness shows airing daily on the latter’s 4ME TV network i

26/09/2012 Accelerating Interest In Camera Corps Robotic Television Cameras
Camera Corps has reported accelerating interest in the production efficiency of robotic television cameras. The company's Q-Ball Pre-Set weatherproofed compact remote pan/tilt/zoom camera, launched

26/09/2012 Blackmagic Design Use DaVinci Resolve For 'Frankenweenie'
Blackmagic Design have announced that the Company 3's London-based office has used DaVinci Resolve for colour grading Walt Disney’s new 3D animated stop-motion feature, Frankenweenie. From creative

26/09/2012 Espial TV Browser Chosen To Power Mitsubishi Electric's Latest STBs
Espial have announced that the Espial TV Browser has been selected to power Mitsubishi Electric's latest set-top boxes (STBs) deployed by NTT Plala, a leader in the Japanese IPTV market, to deliver a

26/09/2012 First Major Project To Be Shot In Yorkshire
Screen Yorkshire has announced the first major project to shoot in Yorkshire due to investment from the new Yorkshire Content Fund. Peaky Blinders is an epic gangster family saga that is a six-part

26/09/2012 Light Illusion Develops New Application For Its MatchLight IMS
UK based colour management specialist Light Illusion has developed a new application for its MatchLight IMS (Image Matching System) to guarantee the viability of long-term film based archiving for dig

26/09/2012 Nine Network Installs AmberFin iCR Systems
AmberFin has announced that one of Australia's top-rated commercial television networks, Nine Network, has installed AmberFin iCR systems for video file transcoding and audio and subtitle processing a

26/09/2012 SGL Announce Major Integration Project
Software Generation Ltd (SGL) has announced a major integration project with Video Stream Networks (VSN). Using SGL's XML API, VSN has integrated FlashNet to provide the archive element of its VSNAr

25/09/2012 Band Uses Mogami 'Cable For Life'
After a long hiatus, several side projects and a solo album, the four members of British indie rock band Bloc Party regrouped in NYC last year with producer Alex Newport to record their first album si

25/09/2012 DCD Rights Announces Sales Of Multi Award Winning Drama Series
International distributor DCD Rights has announced the sales of multi award winning drama series The Slap to French/German broadcaster ARTE, and The Straits to the U.S. online video service Hulu. The

25/09/2012 Gray TV Makes Headlines With Facilis TerraBlock SAN
Vice President of Technology Jim Ocon runs a tight ship at Gray Television – overseeing the technical scope of digital infrastructure, newsroom content acquisition and mobile TV for 36 television stat