Broadcast News Archive for June, 2014
04/06/2014 A 4K Future Filled With Fixes, Fudges And Football
Duncan Payne, Sales Manager at WTS Broadcast, assesses the state of play for 4K broadcasting and, with the World Cup in Brazil upon us, the particular difficulties that sports coverage throws up. H

04/06/2014 AKA Design And The Art Of Aesthetics
AKA Design is a renowned, UK-based designer and manufacturer of studio interiors and technical furniture. RFV took the chance to talk to Managing Director Guy Wilson. The company has worke

04/06/2014 BroadcastAsia2014: 4K To Transform Onscreen Viewing
HD (high definition) viewing will soon be a technology of the past, as a result of the proliferation of 4K coming Asia's way. 4K, also commonly known as ultra-high definition (UHD), is an evolved stan

04/06/2014 Forbidden Selected For Boots No7 Ad
Forbidden Technologies has announced that John Stanley Productions used Forscene in its workflow to produce television and Internet ads for Boots No7 'Protect and Perfect Anti-Ageing Serums'. It is th

04/06/2014 Hollywood Set For Cine Gear
Cine Gear Expo 2014 – Los Angeles is set for June 5 – June 8, 2014 at The Paramount Studios in the heart of Hollywood, California, USA. The Cine Gear Film Series and Competition starts the jam pack

04/06/2014 SMPTE Member Adder Wins Queen's Award For Enterprise
SMPTE has announced that that Adder Technology, a SMPTE sustaining member based in the UK, has received a Queen's Award for Enterprise in the category of innovation. Adder Technology earned the awa

04/06/2014 The Longevity Of Every Road Is In Its Foundation
With the industry and technology developing at an unprecedented rate, the focus on education and training is becoming even more important, writes Richard Welsh, Founder and CEO Sundog Media Toolkit, L

04/06/2014 Thomson To Showcase Compression Technologies At BroadcastAsia
Thomson Video Networks is to showcase compression technologies for content ranging from low-res to 4K and including MPEG-2, H.264, and HEVC formats, at this year's BroadcastAsia show. On display wi

04/06/2014 Viaccess-Orca Reveals CommunicAsia Solutions
At CommunicAsia2014, Viaccess-Orca is to demonstrate "how content service providers can deliver the ultimate content experience to subscribers on multiple devices." At BroadcastAsia2014, Chem Assay

04/06/2014 Wohler Appoints Director Engineering
Wohler Technologies has announced the appointment of Steve Farmer as the company's director of engineering. Mr Farmer will be responsible for consolidating and focusing the company's engineering effor

03/06/2014 Audio Network Announces Innovation Day, Cannes Lions Session
Audio Network has announced its session for the launch of Innovation Day at Cannes Lions 2014. As the Official Music Partner for the Festival, the company will run its Synaesthesia workshop featuring

03/06/2014 CueScript CSM19 Prompter Makes BroadcastAsia Debut
CueScript, provider of prompting solutions for the broadcast industry, will be showcasing its new CSM19 19-inch LED High Brightness HD-SDI Prompter Monitor at this year's BroadcastAsia. The CSM19, alo

03/06/2014 Exset Launches DMS 2.0 Ahead Of CommunicAsia
Exset, supplier of pay-TV ecosystems for emerging markets, has announced it will fully launch its DMS 2.0 technology ahead of this month’s CommunicAsia conference and exhibition in Singapore. DMS 2

03/06/2014 FOR-A Appears At Mexico's Telemundo
FOR-A Corporation is to showcase a range of is video and audio solutions at this week's Telemundo – Expo Cine Video Television Show, starting today until 6 June at the Mexico World Trade Center in Mex

03/06/2014 Grass Valley Releases EDIUS Pro 7.3
Grass Valley has released version 7.3 of its EDIUS Pro and Elite multiformat nonlinear editing software. The new version boasts new features including I/O support for the Matrox MXO2 LE, MXO2 Rack, Mo

03/06/2014 Riedel Signs Agreement With Viatel
Riedel has announced a new agreement with Viatel to enable the upgrade and expansion of Riedel Networks' European MPLS network. Viatel provides services to strategic point-of-presence (POP) locations

03/06/2014 SIS Live Sets World Record
SIS LIVE and Red Bull Media House have set a Guinness World Record for the 'most concurrent live web streams for an event' in a live music broadcast from the EDF Energy London Eye. SIS LIVE worked

03/06/2014 Sound Devices Launches Video Devices
Sound Devices has launched Video Devices, a new brand and identity for its line of video products. The company introduced its first video product, the PIX 240, in 2011. These product additions, inc

02/06/2014 Blackmagic's DaVinci Resolve Selected For 'X-Men' Dailies
Blackmagic Design's DaVinci Resolve has been used by EC3 dailies colourist Adrian DeLude for near set dailies grading on the new comic book blockbuster 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'. DeLude worked c

02/06/2014 Blueshape Launches Phantom Flex4k Batt At Cine Gear
Battery technology company BLUESHAPE is to introduce the new Pro Battery system for the new Phantom Flex4k® high speed digital cinema camera at this year's Cine Gear Expo in Los Angeles. Pietro Vig

02/06/2014 EditShare Upgrades TV Diário For World Cup
EditShare has been selected to upgrade the newsroom infrastructure of TV Diário, an affiliate of TV Globo located in Mogi das Cruzes, home of the Belgium squad, for this year's World Cup. TV Diário

02/06/2014 FOR-A’s HVS-XT Switchers In High Demand
FOR-A’s HVS-XT video production switcher series has been selected for a range of recent applications. The HVS-XT100 comes with a separate main unit and control panel, while the HVS-XT110 features a co

02/06/2014 MetraWeather Forecasts World Cup 2014
MetraWeather, provider of forecast data and weather presentation services, has joined forces with Red Touch Media to launch a new e-store to streamline the distribution of ready-to-play weather clips.

02/06/2014 SatComm Lineup Announced
As a subsidiary event at this year's CommunicAsia2014, this year's SatComm is to feature over 160 global and regional satellite and satellite-based communication enterprises. Confirmed exhibitors i

02/06/2014 Scrub Supplies ENVY With Avid S6
HHB Communications' Scrub division has supplied ENVY Post Production with the first Avid S6 control surface in Central London. Scrub installed and configured the S6 in a new audio suite in Envy’s seco