Broadcast News Archive for December, 2015
04/12/2015 Anna Valley Chosen For Sky Q Unveil
Anna Valley was recently selected by Sky to create a stage for when the company announced its new home entertainment system, Sky Q. Sky Q will be available in the UK and Ireland in early 2016, and was

04/12/2015 Lawo Appoints Radio Marketing Specialist
Lawo has announced the appointment of Clark Novak as its Radio Marketing Specialist. "I can't tell you how honored I am to be joining one of the world's best broadcast technology firms," Novak sai

04/12/2015 Qligent Wins Zworykin Award At NatExpo
Qligent has received one of four broadcast awards at this year's NatExpo conference. The company was awarded the prize for 'Most Innovative or Modernized Equipment or Technology' in the area of broadc

04/12/2015 Thomson Video Networks Selected For Network Upgrade
Thomson Video Networks' ViBE EM4000 has been selected by NRK to provide a complete upgrade of its broadcast infrastructure. NRK is Norway's government-owned radio and television public broadcasting co

04/12/2015 VOGO SPORT Deployed For Top14 Coverage
From 4 December, TOP14 rugby matches will be available in an interactive and immersive environment for fans at the Stade du Hameau in Pau, France, courtesy of the VOGO SPORT mobile sports replay app.

03/12/2015 3Pod Unveils New Camera Accessories
3Pod has unveiled its new range of tripods, monopods, ballheads and video heads for photo and video professionals. The products, which are available to pre-order from Adorama, include: Orbi

03/12/2015 HHB Supplies Products For London Studio
HHB Communications Limited has supplied voiceover studio Radio Facilities with a range of Yellowtec products. The studio, which is based in Hammersmith, west London, records commercials to podcasts, r

03/12/2015 Matrox Announces BVE Lineup
Matrox has announced a number of products it will showcase at BVE 2016. The lineup includes streaming and recording appliances, an HD-SDI scan converter, a multi-camera recording app, and OEM products

03/12/2015 Media Links Appoints Senior VP, Global Sales
Media Global Links has appointed Michael E. 'Mike' Antonovich as Senior Vice President, Global Sales. In the newly-created role, Antonovich will have full P&L and management responsibilities over

03/12/2015 Riedel Supports Red Bull Soapbox Derby
Riedel Communications recently supplied comms and audio for the Red Bull soapbox derby, La Course Red Bull Boîte à Savon 2015, in Montreal, it has been announced. A Rec4Box OB Factory van, equippe

03/12/2015 SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival Winners Revealed
SMPTE and the Hollywood Post Alliance (HPA) have announced the winners of the SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival. Held on 27 October, during the SMPTE 2015 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition (S

03/12/2015 Storyline Studios Installs Baselight
Storyline Studios, a post-production company in Norway, has installed Baselight colour grading systems – in addition to Baselight for NUKE plug-ins – to provide workflow links between effects and fini

02/12/2015 Avid Everywhere Helps Workflow For 24-Hour News Channel
Avid has announced that CNN Indonesia has embraced Avid Everywhere to launch a 24-hour TV channel in less than a year. Built on the Avid MediaCentral Platform, the end-to-end workflow allows CNN indon

02/12/2015 axle Video Releases Editing Solution
axle Video, along with network appliance vendor QNAP, have introduced a new solution aimed towards the increasing needs of government and non-profit video production. The new system – the axle aQ-

02/12/2015 Cathedral Updates AV Setup For Papal Visit
Ahead of Pope Francis' visit this autumn to Philadelphia-based Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, an updated video broadcast system was installed in the cathedral. Joe Pagano, CEO and Ch

02/12/2015 Minnetonka Audio Expands Team
Minnetonka Audio has increased its research and development team with the hiring of broadcast audio veteran Alessandro Travaglini as Product Manager, Research and Development Group. Travaglini has

02/12/2015 New CFO Named At Artel Video Systems
Artel Video Systems has appointed David Traverse as vice president of finance and chief financial officer. "We are excited to add David to the management committee," said Michael Rizzo, president

02/12/2015 SMPTE Names Director Of Standards
Howard Lukk is to join the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) staff as the Society's new director of standards. Over the coming 12 months, Lukk will transition into the pos

02/12/2015 TMD Begins Archive Project For RTÉ
TMD has commenced a project to archive 10,000 hours of Irish national broadcaster RTÉ's news archive. The storage for the project is being implemented and led by Eurotek, TMD's systems integration par

01/12/2015 BVE Expands 2016 Trade Show
BVE has announced it is to expand the 2016 trade show into the Pro AV and Live Entertainment Technology sectors, through the launch of London Entertainment Week. London Entertainment Week is a wee

01/12/2015 GatesAir Hosts Second Repack Summit
GatesAir has brought together engineering executives from major US TV broadcast groups and state networks for the company's second annual Repack Summit. The two-day event, held at the Cincinnati M

01/12/2015 IABM Launches New App
IABM has launched its new app, which will keep users up-to-date with the latest news and events from the media and broadcast industry. The app will also include features such as interactive polling, o

01/12/2015 Mediapro Selects LEADER LV 5490
Media Burst, the Systems Integration company of the Mediapro group, selected three LEADER LV 5490 multi-screen waveform monitors for ultra-high definition (UHD) coverage of the Real Madrid versus Barc

01/12/2015 Riedel Solutions Deployed To Anthem Of The Seas
Riedel Communications has been selected to provide flexible routing and communications on the Royal Caribbean International (RCI) Quantum Class ship, Anthem of the Seas. The installation provides n

01/12/2015 RTS Craft & Design Award Winners 2014/15 Announced
The Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced the winners of the RTS Craft & Design Awards 2014-2015. The Awards, which are chaired by Cheryl Taylor, Controller of CBBC, recognise the variety of