Broadcast News Archive for March, 2013
13/03/2013 IMTV Equip Facility With 53 Bittree Video And Audio Patchbays
Bittree has announced that PT Indonesia Media Televisi (IMTV) has equipped its direct to home (DTH) facility with a suite of 53 Bittree video and audio patchbays. Launching this month, IMTV is a new

13/03/2013 Minnetonka Audio Software Introduces AudioTools™ FOCUS
Minnetonka Audio Software (MASI) has announced the release of AudioTools™ FOCUS, a family of stand–alone software processors that give users in broadcast, film, television, radio, over–the–top (OTT),

13/03/2013 VSI To Offer Exclusive Demonstration Of The D1000
Visionary Solutions (VSI) has announced that at the 2013 NAB Show the company will offer an exclusive demonstration of the D1000, a powerful new H.264 and MPEG-2 based decoder supporting SDI (3G/HD/SD

13/03/2013 Zest4.TV Purchases LiveCut
Multi-camera shoots have a painful bottleneck, the need for a cohesive multi-source ingest solution that works in a standard corporate workflow. Everyone in live events wants to record their footage s

12/03/2013 Chyron to Acquire Hego Group
Chyron Corporation, provider of Graphics as a Service for on-air and digital video applications, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Hego AB and its subsidiaries (collective

12/03/2013 Elstree UTC: A New Angle On Education
As the new University Technical College prepares to open its doors this September, Moira Green, the school’s first ever Principal, remarks on the opportunities that lie ahead for young people embarkin

12/03/2013 GlobeCast Signs Deal With Arise News
GlobeCast today announced that it has signed a multiyear contract with Arise News, a newly launched global 24-hour TV network that will deliver news and current events programming to audiences across

12/03/2013 Harris To Showcase At NAB 2013
Harris Broadcast enriches business intelligence for media executives and sales teams with new analytic tools that improve insight into current business and advertising models. Harris Broadcast will i

12/03/2013 HHB Highlights Latest Products At CABSAT 2013
HHB Communications is highlighting its latest professional audio products with TC Electronic, Dynaudio Professional, Yellowtec and RØDE at the CABSAT show in Hall 6, Stand B6-31. HHB’s stand features

12/03/2013 INC Selects Argosy for Kuwait TV Upgrade
Argosy, distributor of HD broadcast cables and studio infrastructure products, has received an order to supply a range of infrastructure equipment to INC System Integrations for the upgrade of an exis

12/03/2013 ITV Rolls Out DK Solution
After implementing Multichannel Waveform and Audio Monitoring systems from DK-Technologies into its new Meridian facility, ITV has now rolled out the same solution to its News broadcast facilities in

12/03/2013 Robe Lights Up Sweden's Royal Birthday
Swedish Television Lighting Designer Örjan Fjällström recently used Robe LEDWash 1200s for the first time to light a super high profile special broadcast, recorded by Swedish Television to celebrate t

12/03/2013 The Challenges Of Systems Integration
Whether upgrading or building a new production system, preparation and planning are key to ensuring the project can be completed on budget and on time. With the economic challenges facing most busine

12/03/2013 XL Video At The BRITs
XL Video provided this year's BRIT Awards at London's O2 Arena with LED screens, projection, camera, PPU and screen management system. It’s the eleventh consecutive year XL (and Production Manager Pa

11/03/2013 Courtyard Electronics Joins openGear
Courtyard Electronics has joined the openGear community, integrating their new flagship CY 460 SPG, TPG & Time Reference generator with Ross Video’s Dashboard control and monitoring system via openGea

11/03/2013 DISCOP West Asia Records Attendance Increase
The third edition of the DISCOP WEST ASIA show concluded last week in Istanbul, with organisers reporting a 27% increase in attendance. 382 companies from 61 countries and a total of 789 delegates at

11/03/2013 Kubrick 'Foresaw Internet Revolution'
Christiane Kubrick, wife of the late filmmaker Stanley Kubrick, has said her husband foresaw the effects of the internet on cinema and film making. Mrs Kubrick made the claim as she launched St Alban

11/03/2013 Neg Earth Lights Up Muse World Tour
UK lighting rental company Neg Earth Lights has provided assistance on the recent world tour of rock band Muse. The company invested in five new Kinesys DigiHoist controllers and two remote handsets

11/03/2013 Premier And XL Produce Die Hard Premiere
Premier and XL Events were brought in to produce the London premiere event of the fifth instalment in the Die Hard franchise: A Good Day To Die Hard. The Leicester Square premiere included a genuine

11/03/2013 Software Generation Showcase FlashNet At CABSAT
Archive and storage management software providers Software Generation Ltd (SGL) have announced they will be showcasing the web-based interface for the flagship SGL FlashNet archive system for the firs

11/03/2013 Tedial Announces Oman TV Project For CABSAT
Tedial has announced its recent installation and commissioning of a new production infrastructure for Oman TV at CABSAT 2013. The company will be highlighting a raft of new technologies during the sh

11/03/2013 The Big Interview - Thuraya Communications - Part 2
Continued from Part 1... RFV: Regardless of what it can do, for many people, appearance can be just as important. Tell me about the Thuraya IP's design and its aesthetic appeal. The Thuraya I

11/03/2013 The Big Interview - Thuraya Telecommunications - Part 1
Thuraya Telecommunications Company is a world-leading mobile satellite service provider of voice, data, maritime, rural telephony, fleet management and a range of telecommunication solutions in remote

08/03/2013 Boxee CEO Announced As Speaker AT NAB
NAB has announced Avner Ronen, CEO & co-founder of Boxee, Inc., as a speaker for the 2013 show in Las Vegas. Mr Ronen will deliver the keynote address to the Disruptive Media Conference on Wednesday,

08/03/2013 Bruce Lee To Be Honoured At Asian Awards
Martial arts superstar Bruce Lee is to be celebrated with a Founders Award at the Asian Awards on 16 April at Grosvenor House in London. Bruce Lee will be honoured at the ceremony as a movie star who