Broadcast News Archive for May, 2013
15/05/2013 Guild of Television Cameramen Announces 2013 Winners
The Guild of Television Cameramen announced the winners of its 2013 awards during a presentation at the 'A Day in the Country' venue in Aynho, Oxfordshire, on Saturday 11 May. The awards were announ

15/05/2013 Italian RAI Uptakes Studer's Vista 9
Italian state broadcaster RAI has taken delivery of its first four Studer Vista 9 digital mixing consoles from Italian distributors Leading Technologies (LT). The delivery included a production conso

15/05/2013 Memphis Zoo Installs Digigram Audio Terminals
Memphis Zoo in Tennesse has announced its recent adoption of Digigram's PYKO-in and PYKO-out IP audio terminals for events and exhibits located across the 70-acre park. "We needed a straightforward w

15/05/2013 Pixel Power Partners With Screen Systems
Pixel Power has formed a strategic partnership with subtitle technology specialists Screen Systems, to bring "ultimate quality subtitles" to screens via Pixel Power’s playout technology ChannelMaster™

15/05/2013 Short & Spikey Select AJA For Cure Tour
Over the last twelve years, Jason Harvey, founder of video company Short & Spikey, has worked with Lady Gaga, Cher, Madonna, Bon Jovi, Paul McCartney, Christina Aguilera and Van Halen to name just a f

15/05/2013 Tedial Announces BroadcastAsia Debuts
Software and media management group Tedial has announced a number of products it will be debuting at this year's BroadcastAsia show. Tarsys (MAM) Cloud-based updates Tarsys now includes spe

15/05/2013 Thuraya Launches 'Innovation Division'
Satellite services operator Thuraya has launched its new 'Innovation Division', aimed at pushing forward the company’s development of mobile satellite products and solutions The new division will foc

15/05/2013 US Rize Produce Alps Shooting Docu
Rize USA, the production company led by Sheldon Lazarus, has announced a deal with UK broadcaster Channel 4 to produce a new documentary on one of the biggest unsolved murder cases of 2012. Taking 'T

15/05/2013 Wohler Extends RadiantGrid™ Support
Wohler Technologies has announced an extension of the availability of localised support services for the RadiantGrid™ product line in EMEA markets. Standard Tier 1 and Tier 2 support includes multili

14/05/2013 Agama Technologies Announces Analyzer OMNIA
Video service quality assurance provider Agama Technologies has announced the launch of Analyzer OMNIA, a new DVB-C monitoring probe. The new product range provides transparency of the delivered qual

14/05/2013 Artel Video Ships New Ethernet Aggregators
Artel Video Systems, provider of broadcast-quality video transport solutions, has announced its DLM205 and DLC205 9-port Ethernet aggregators and optical transceivers are now shipping. Both single-sl

14/05/2013 Dogan Controls Loudness With Jünger R128
Turkey's Dogan Media Group has become the first broadcaster in the country to adopt EBU R128 loudness recommendations as standard after investing in Jünger Audio’s R128 compliant broadcast audio loudn

14/05/2013 Portugal's TVI Selects Snell ICE Solution
Snell has announced news that Portugal's most popular broadcaster, TVI, has deployed its ICE channel-in-a-box solution to support two new channels: TVI Fiction and +TVI. By installing ICE systems, TV

14/05/2013 Prolight + Sound Returns
Prolight + Sound Shanghai is to return this October with an expanded LED display area and interactive fringe programmes. Following last year's 10th anniversary celebrations, the show is promising for

14/05/2013 Riedel Opens International Offices
Riedel Communications has opened new offices in Hilversum, Netherlands (just outside Amsterdam) and in South Sydney, Australia. "Over the past few years, we have observed significant growth in the Be

14/05/2013 RTW Adds Moving Coil Emulation To TM3
Cologne based audio meter manufacturer RTW has introduced moving coil emulation for the neat desktop TM3 3G, TM3-6CH and TM3 meters. The development offers transition for those making the step from tr

14/05/2013 Rushes Appoints Executive Producer
Soho VFX specialist Rushes has announced the appointment of Meg Guidon as Executive Producer (VFX). Meg is an Executive Producer and VFX Consultant with VFX knowledge and expertise spanning over tw

14/05/2013 TSL Reveal Solutions For BroadcastAsia
TSL Professional Products Ltd., manufacturer of surround sound microphones and processing, is to showcase newly-developed solutions from its product portfolio at Broadcast Asia 2013 (Stand 5E4-03).

14/05/2013 TV Channel Ukraine Selects Actus Digital
Actus Digital has announced in conjunction with business partner Olvitech SVN Group that TV Channel Ukraine has selected the company to record and monitor channels across Ukraine. "With Actus system,

13/05/2013 Applications Open For IABM Student Awards
The IABM (International Association of Broadcasting Manufacturers) is now accepting applications for the 2013 IABM Engineering Student Awards. The awards recognise high-achieving university and colle

13/05/2013 Banijay International Appoints Sales Manager
Global distributor Banijay International has appointed Jimmy Humphrey as Sales and Acquisitions Manager. Mr Humphrey spent seven years at FremantleMedia Enterprises as Acquisitions and Development Ex

13/05/2013 IFI Leads Piracy Panel For 'A Hijacking'
To celebrate the Irish release of Danish film A Hijacking, the Irish Film Institute has organised a special evening of discussion and debate, with a panel made up of people with real-life hostage expe

13/05/2013 ITV Acquires High Noon Stake
UK broadcasters ITV has announced the acquisition of a controlling stake in High Noon Entertainment, a leading supplier of reality and entertainment shows for US cable networks. ITV will pay $25.65m

13/05/2013 Lighting Hospital Acquires Bristol Premises
UK and European independent lighting electronic service department, The Lighting Hospital has recently moved to new premises in Bristol. This has enabled the company to further streamline its process

13/05/2013 Post Factory NY Upgrades With Baselight TWO
Post-production facility Post FactoryNY has upgraded its screening room on 6th Avenue with two Baselight TWO colour grading systems from FilmLight. Post FactoryNY originally chose the system to help