Broadcast News Archive for January, 2015
16/01/2015 XL Video Supplies Projection For Saturday Night Fever
XL Video is working with Video Designer, Andrzej Goulding, to supply projection and media control for the Theatre Royal Bath Production of Saturday Night Fever, which is currently touring UK theatres.

15/01/2015 Calibre Releases LEDView325DS
Calibre has released its latest model in is LEDView range of LED videowall optimised image scalers. LEDView325DS is designed specifically for cost conscious digital signage projects where quality i

15/01/2015 PMC Develops Reference Monitor Centres Across The UK
Loudspeaker manufacturer PMC is urging new customers to try its compact twotwo™ reference monitor series by setting up Reference Monitor Centres at key Hi-Fi retail outlets around the UK. The new c

15/01/2015 QVC Uses Lawo mc² Audio Consoles
QVC has taken delivery of four Lawo mc² series audio consoles and a Nova73 HD central router for their broadcast facilities at its corporate headquarters in West Chester, PA. The mc²56 MKII consol

15/01/2015 Sachtler Launches New Premium Bags
Sachtler has launched its new range of Premium Bags, in line with the phase out of the group's Petrol Bags brand. James Wilson, product manager, Sachtler Bags said: "We have simplified the product

15/01/2015 TCB Media Rights Takes On Europe
TCB Media Rights has sold close to 70 hours of programming into Germany, France and Italy. The deals were brokered by TCB Media Rights Founder and Managing Director Paul Heaney, along with Head of

15/01/2015 Vualto Signs UK Reseller Agreement With OpenTelly
Vualto has signed an exclusive UK reseller agreement with Belgian firm OpenTelly to incorporate THEOplayer into its video delivery solutions. Vualto specialises in building end-to-end video streami

14/01/2015 Avid Updates Media Composer
The latest version of Avid's Media Composer software is now available, expanding on the company's video editing solution that enables the acquisition, management, editing and delivery of native 4K.

14/01/2015 Blackmagic Updates Teranex
Blackmagic Design has released an update to its Teranex 2D, 3D and Express converters. 3.1 includes a new software application that lets customers remotely set up and change settings on from a cen

14/01/2015 Buddhist Television Network Profits From Digigram Audio-Over-IP
Digigram has announced that Seoul, Korea-based Buddhist Television Network (BTN) has built a new Internet radio service on the IQOYA *LINK/LE audio-over-IP transport system. Four Digigram IQOYA *LI

14/01/2015 ChyronHego Powers Time Warner's 4K Broadcasts
ChyronHego's Mosaic XL and Lyric PRO graphics solutions have been chosen by Time Warner Cable Sports and IMS Productions for two tests of UHDTV broadcasting in 4K in the US. The first project was t

14/01/2015 Digital Element Puts BBC Services On The Map
IP geolocation provider Digital Element has been tasked by the BBC to supply its NetAcuity Edge solution to manage the geographic rights of its online TV and radio content. The BBC, like any major

14/01/2015 Emergency Production Purchases FOR-A HVS-100 Switcher
Rhode Island-based event production and rental company Emergency Production has purchased FOR-A's HVS-100 portable video switcher. The biggest project for which Emergency Production has used FOR-A'

14/01/2015 SMPTE Documents Motion-Imaging History
SMPTE (Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers) has announced it is producing a documentary detailing the history of motion-imaging technology to celebrate the Society's centennial annivers

14/01/2015 Telestream To Showcase DPP Solutions At BVE 2015
Telestream has announced it will use BVE 2015 to showcase the company's latest developments in Digital Production Partnership (DPP) workflow solutions. The company will team up with its channel par

14/01/2015 Vitec Acquires SmallHD
Vitec Group has acquired SmallHD, the North Carolina company that supplies on-camera field monitors used by videographers, cinematographers, camera assistants and other creative professionals. SmallHD

13/01/2015 ChyronHego Powers Swedish Football
Svensk Elitfotboll (SEF), the governing body of the Swedish premier football league Allsvenskan, has selected ChyronHego's TRACAB for its player tracking technology. By the start of the 2015 season

13/01/2015 Forbidden To Showcase New Forscene At BVE 2015
Forbidden Technologies will be showcasing the new Forscene platform at this year's BVE show in London. The new cloud-based video platform was unveiled at IBC2014 and went live in December. It combi

13/01/2015 Gearhouse Selects Custom Consoles For Australian Open
Gearhouse Broadcast has selected Custom Consoles' Module-R technical control furniture for a flyaway production system at the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament. The event takes place January 1

13/01/2015 Imagine Awarded Technology, Engineering Emmy
Imagine Communications has been recognised with a Technology and Engineering Emmy Award at the 66th Annual Technology & Engineering Emmy Awards. The award was presented for breakthroughs in 'Standa

13/01/2015 Riedel Prepares For ISE
Riedel has announced the new products it will be bringing to this year's ISE show. Tango TNG-200 Fully Networked Platform Supporting RAVENNA/AES67 and AVB The Tango TNG-200 represents Riede

13/01/2015 Sony Highlights A Year Of 4K At BVE 2015
Sony will return to BVE this year to showcase its range of 4K and HD technologies and workflow solutions. Sony's stand will feature the latest generation of XDCAM products, as well as the BVM-X300

13/01/2015 Wisycom - Time To Accessorise?
Whilst the features of the core product are clearly the key driver behind a purchasing decision it's the accessories that very often enable its true capability... Wisycom radio microphones, from Mi

12/01/2015 It's About Time: Wohler/Cinnafilm's Tachyon Wormhole
For content owners and broadcasters, time is money — whether it's time expressed as ad sales or the time saved by automating an expensive and resource-intensive process, writes Craig Newbury, Vice Pre

12/01/2015 Looking For Rising Stars?
With HD, 3D and 4K all arriving in the space of a few years, it is interesting trying to guess which technologies will become mainstream. This led me to reflect on how we market a product at the early