Broadcast News Archive for October, 2016
05/10/2016 ENVY Relocates Shortform Facility
UK post-production house ENVY has relocated its shortform department to a new facility on Mortimer Street. The new office allows the company to accommodate its expanding advertising arm. The relocatio

05/10/2016 Forscene Adds To OTT News Client Base
Forscene has expanded its OTT news client base with the addition of television station WTXL ABC 27. The news provider will use Forscene's video editing software for live-feed capture, editing, clo

05/10/2016 HHB Delivers Equipment For Community College
An HHB-equipped radio studio has opened at Knowsley Community College in Liverpool, as part of a £32m refurbishment project at the college's campus. The facilities are used to host KCC Live as wel

05/10/2016 NFTS To Build 4K Digital Content Training Studio
The National Film and Television School (NFTS) has announced it is to build a new Digital Content Production Training Studio. It will have the ability to shoot, record and stream live content in 4K.

05/10/2016 UPPM Teams Up With Score Addiction
Universal Publishing Production Music (UPPM) has announced a partnership with Score Addiction to launch an advanced web application for tailoring production music online. The tool enables video ed

04/10/2016 'Midsomer Murders' Being Shot With Uncoated Cooke miniS4/i lenses
Cooke Optics has announced the latest series of the long-running British drama series 'Midsomer Murders' is being shot with uncoated Cooke miniS4/i lenses, supplied by VMI. 'Midsomer Murders', pro

04/10/2016 Audio Network Selects Group CEO
Audio Network has appointed Robb Smith as Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Smith joins the business from Studiocanal, where he held the role of Chief Operating Operator UK and Executive Vice P

04/10/2016 Council Supports Film Production In Cork
The Irish Film Board (IFB), the Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr Seamus McGrath and Chief Executive of Cork County Council, Tim Lucey, have discussed key objectives of the IFB's five year strategic p

04/10/2016 K7 Media Appoints Gary Carter As Non-Executive Board Member
K7 Media has appointed TV industry luminary Gary Carter as a non-executive board member. The firm will develop a new service offering advice to top level management, headed up by Carter. Descr

04/10/2016 Revolabs Validates FLX UC 1000 and UC 1500 VoIP
Revolabs has announced the validation of Revolabs' FLX™ UC 1000 and UC 1500 VoIP and USB conference phones for the BroadSoft® BroadWorks SIP interface. "BroadSoft is the leading provider of unifie

04/10/2016 Rotolight Chosen As Exclusive LED Lighting Supplier To Celebro Media Studios
Rotolight has been selected as the exclusive LED lighting supplier to Celebro Media Studios. Celebro Media Studios was specifically designed for live television applications. "The idea is that any

04/10/2016 RTW To Start Distributing Hardware And Software Products From Listen
RTW is to begin distributing hardware and software products and systems from Listen, Inc. RTW will be exclusively handling the distribution in the German and Swiss markets. Listen has pioneered

03/10/2016 From Commission To Composition
During my time as a composer I have learnt that no two projects are the same. As with every new project I have a lot of excitement and ideas bobbing about just dying to come out. After my first few pr

03/10/2016 HD Protek Installs Calrec Summa Audio Console
HD Protek has installed a Calrec Summa audio console as part of an upgrade to its HDP 04 outside broadcast (OB) unit. The installation marks the first Summa in the Turkish OB market. "We have a

03/10/2016 Ikegami Partners With Altered Images
Ikegami has announced a partnership which will see the firm's range of high quality camera and monitor equipment added to Altered Images' range of products. Altered Images provides services to the

03/10/2016 ITV Signs New Deal With The Met Office
ITV has entered a new deal with the Met Office. The Met Office has been providing weather services to ITV for over 25 years, and has worked with ITV on the new look weather graphics, which launch

03/10/2016 Leader Announces New Option For 4K-Upgradable 3G/HD/SD SDI Rasterizer
Leader Electronics Europe has announced a new option for the Leader LV7390 4K-upgradable 3G/HD/SD SDI rasterizer. The new LV7390-OP20 4K upgrade allows the LV7390 to support 4K/UHD programme produ

03/10/2016 PlayBox Technology To Attend Broadcast India
PlayBox Technology has announced it will be in attendance at Broadcast India. On show will be the company's latest server-based Neo and cloud-based CloudAir broadcast playout solutions. "The PlayBo

03/10/2016 Sky Launches New Virtual Reality App
Sky has launched a new app, Sky Virutal Reality (VR). The app, which is available to download free, features a range of immersive, 360-degree videos from Sky, and the best content from Sky's partn