Broadcast News Archive for June, 2013
04/06/2013 Cobham Appoints China Distributor
RF company Cobham has announced the signing of Beijing-based Century Sage Scientific (CSS) as its new distributor in the region. CSS is the largest distributor of broadcast systems and technologies i

04/06/2013 Dataton Launches Watchout Version 5.5 At Infocomm
The latest version of Dataton WATCHOUT™ multi-image display and presentation software brings a number of new features such as hardware assisted synchronisation, frame blending, dynamic IP addressing o

04/06/2013 Derry Hosts Europe Film Education Conference
50 delegates from across Europe are gathering in the city of Derry, Northern Ireland, today to discuss the future of film education in Europe. The event, Screening Literacy, marks the launch of a sur

04/06/2013 Endemol Announces Gok Wan Show For MediaCity
UK fashionista Gok Wan will be broadcasting a new Channel 4 show, 'Gok Live: Stripping For Summer', live from MediaCityUK this summer. The three, hour-long programmes will broadcast live from the Pia

04/06/2013 Liverpool Institute Installs StudioLive
The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA) is now regarded as one of the leading performing arts schools in the UK, since being founded in 1996 by Mark Featherstone-Witty and Sir Paul McCartne

04/06/2013 Silentair Reveals NR15 Air Conditioning
Silentair has announced it has created an air conditioning system with a sound measurement of NR15 and below. Serenity, the company’s flagship product, was tested at University of Salford (Acoustics

03/06/2013 AJA Ki Pro Quad On Saturday Night Live
AJA Video Systems has released the Ki Pro Quad file-based recording device for professional 4K and HD workflows. Alex Buono, Director of Photography for the Saturday Night Live Film Unit, recently us

03/06/2013 Channel 4 Documentary Wins Rose d'Or
Channel 4 has won a Rose d'Or award for its 2012 documentary, Make Bradford British. Produced by Love Productions, the show was a major two-part series exploring what it means to be British. It brou

03/06/2013 Colorfront Showcases Express Dailies 2013
Academy and Emmy Award-winning developer Colorfront has been showcasing Express Dailies 2013, its on-set dailies system for commercials, motion picture and high-end episodic HD television production,

03/06/2013 Creative Skillset Announces £32m Fund
Creative Skillset has announced a new £32m Skills Investment Fund to support creative growth. Skillset’s new Fund is aimed at addressing skills gaps and shortages in the growth sectors of film, anima

03/06/2013 dock10 Supports The Studios At MediaCity
MediaCityUK-based media services provider dock10 has been appointed to provide technical support firm Gallowglass to fulfil the vast majority of its labour requirements at The Studios – the complex at

03/06/2013 DPA Mics Up Broadway Cinderella
Staff members working on the new Broadway production of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella have selected DPA Microphones’ Miniature to provide sound for the show’s cast and orchestra. This latest pro

03/06/2013 Pinewood Launches Planning Appeal
Pinewood Studios has submitted an appeal to the Planning Inspectorate against the refusal of planning permission for the Pinewood Studios Development Framework (PSDF) by South Bucks District Council (

03/06/2013 RTS Captures Dutch Coronation
On 30 April, the Netherlands' Queen Beatrix abdicated in favour of her son Willem-Alexander, after 33 years on the throne. The event was watched by a television audience of millions around the world.