Broadcast News Archive for August, 2016
09/08/2016 Procam Announces New Division
Procam has unveiled its newest division – Procam Projects. The move is a response to the growing demand for multicamera, fixed rig, robotics, mini cam projects, car rigs and portable production un

09/08/2016 Scrub Opens New London Facility
Scrub, a division of HHB Communications, has opened a new facility in central London. The relocation to larger premises sees the company take over a two-floor building on the north side of Oxford

09/08/2016 Shure Microflex Advance Microphones Now Shipping
Shipping is now available for the Shure Microflex Advance Ceiling (MXA910) and Table (MXA310) Array microphones. The MXA910 captures audio from above the meeting space with Shure's proprietary Ste

09/08/2016 Vidchecker Updates To Be Demonstrated At IBC2016
At IBC2016, Vidcheck will showcase the latest version of Vidchecker, as well as the opex-licence-based Vidchecker OnDemand. There will also be a new version of the Vidcheck Advanced Media Player (

08/08/2016 iBroadcast: Workflow Case Study
When Astro, a leading international broadcaster based in Malaysia, wished to augment their system monitoring with an Operational Management System, they selected iBroadcast due to its powerful data-dr

08/08/2016 Icebox Video Productions Adds To Portfolio
Icebox Video Productions has announced its aerial filming UAS camera upgrade now includes the new DJI Zenmuse X5R Camera for aerial filming services. The technology means the company is now able t

08/08/2016 MSE To Exhibit Matthews WEDGE At IBC
Matthews Studio Equipment (MSE) has announced it will demonstrate the Matthews WEDGE at IBC2016, Stand 12.G71. The Matthews WEDGE is a portable, low POV camera-mounting device that ensures stable

08/08/2016 PHABRIX Announces IBC2016 Lineup
PHABRIX will be demonstrating its new Qx technology in Hall 10, Stand B.12, at IBC 2016. The technology has been designed for compliance test and measurement of UHDTV1/4K and UHDTV2/8K formats. Un

08/08/2016 PostAds Group Partners With StudioNow
PostAds Group has announced a new partnership with StudioNow for marketer-direct video production and consulting services. The agreement will see the PostAds Group's post-production consultancy no

08/08/2016 Sony Expands Hard Drive Range To Include Professional Raid
Sony have recently announced the introduction of their new Professional HDD Raid line up, (PSZ-RA4T & PSZ-RA6T), the two new Raid Drives come in configurations of 4TB and 6TB with Raid / Raid 1 and JB

08/08/2016 Transvideo Brings New Tech To IBC
Transvideo is set to unveil its latest range of high technology monitoring solutions at IBC2016, Stand 12.F30. The solutions have been designed to speed up workflow in cinematography and broadcast

05/08/2016 Barnfind To Unveil New Products
Barnfind Technologies will unveil a number of new products at IBC2016, Stand 3.B19. One of the new product launches will be the BarnOne Stage Box Break-out panel. This allows front panels to be cu

05/08/2016 Elstree Studios: A Success Story
Elstree Studios is now a success story rescued from the wrecking ball in 1996. This year, Elstree celebrates its 90th year birthday along with Her Majesty The Queen, so it is ironic that the new s

05/08/2016 GatesAir Announce Lineup For Amsterdam Show
GatesAir will demonstrate its high-efficiency transmitters and software-defined exciter at IBC2016, alongside IP transport capabilities for DVB-T2 digital TV systems, Stand 8.C30. The product line

05/08/2016 IBC Launch For GB Labs' 'Fast NAS'
GB Labs has announced it is to launch a new shared storage range at IBC2016, Stand 7.J15. The range, called Fast NAS, combines the benefits of hard disk drive (HDD) and solid state drive (SSD) in

05/08/2016 Latest Custom Consoles' Products On Show At IBC
The latest additions to Custom Consoles' range of furniture will be on display at IBC2016, Stand 8.B38. This includes MediaPost and EditOne. MediaPost is a free-standing portable monitor mount whi

05/08/2016 Lord Puttnam Named IBC Keynote Speaker
Lord Puttnam is to deliver a Keynote address at this year's IBC2016 Conference. Scheduled for Sunday, 11 September, the Oscar-winning film producer, educationalist and politician will discuss a ra

05/08/2016 Skylark Aerial Photography Takes To The Sky
Skylark Aerial Photography is a commercial drone service based in the English Lake District. There has been much in the news recently about people getting into trouble for flying drones in airspac

05/08/2016 Some Day All Lithium-Ion Batteries Will Be Made This Way?
There is much discussion in the media about the perceived safety concerns of Lithium-ion battery technology. IDX Technology maintains that if properly implemented, the technology is not only safe b

05/08/2016 Video Production In Changing Times
When it comes to engaging with customers online, nothing is more effective than video. It gets your message across more quickly and clearly and visitors to your site will watch a video far longer than

04/08/2016 BBC Sport 360 Launches
The BBC has announced the launch of BBC Sport 360 ahead of Rio 2016. The service will bring the event live and on-demand to UK audiences can experience 360 degree video for the first time. The new

04/08/2016 Gearhouse Broadcast Delivers OB Facilities For Madonna's Tour
Gearhouse Broadcast were chosen by York Studios in Melbourne to deliver live music and OB production facilities for Madonna's Rebel Heart tour at Sydney's Qudos Bank Arena. "Stuart Gosling at York

04/08/2016 Hiltron's SORBAS Range To Debut At IBC
Hiltron has announced that its SORBAS range of products will make its European exhibition debut at IBC2016, Stand 5.B80. The HCS-Core element of SORBAS is available in 2U high full-rack-width and

04/08/2016 IBC Debut For New Canford Services
As Canford celebrates its 40th anniversary, the company has announced it will launch a number of new products and services at IBC2016 next month, Stand 11.D01. At the show, Canford will launch the

04/08/2016 SMPTE Publish Busy IBC2016 Schedule
Throughout IBC2016, SMPTE will be available within the IBC Partnership Village, where the organisation will discuss current trends in the industry and answer questions regarding SMPTE activities, reso