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5G Production Gains Traction

The cellular tech will be in the spotlight at the IBC technology show in Amsterdam that gets underway tomorrow. Vendors say the 5G buzz is finally justified, as broadcasters are starting to use it regularly for live production applications.

HBO To Fix ‘House Of The Dragon’ Visual Effects Mistake

IBC: DVEO Unveiling New Low Latency Streaming Solution

DVEO, a global provider of broadcasting and streaming hardware, middleware and cloud solutions, will present a new version of Atlas that will support low latency protocols LL-HLS and WebRTC at IBC 2022 (RAI Amsterdam, Sept. 9-12, booth 5.F41). This new device is based on the gains of the most prevalent peer-to-peer communications protocol, Web Real-Time Communication […]

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Inclusivity, Extended Reality And Conservation To Shine At IBC 2022 Awards

On Monday, Sept. 5, IBC announced the 2022 winners of its Social Impact and Innovation Awards, with winners from across the industry and around the world. The winners of the IBC 2022 Awards will collect their trophies at a live reception at IBC 2022 in room E102 on Sunday, Sept. 11, starting at 18.00. All are invited. The unique online awards […]

IBC: MediaGenix To Showcase Lean Content Supply Chain To Accelerate Digital Transformation, Drive Content ROI

The What’sOn Media Business Management Platform by MediaGenix is designed to prepare media companies for accelerated digital transformation with an extended solution portfolio geared toward “significant efficiency gains, maximized content ROI and fast time-to-value.” Now that MediaGenix and BeBanjo have joined forces, visitors to the MediaGenix and BeBanjo booths at IBC 2022 (RAI, Amsterdam, Sept. […]

Evertz Bringing New Dimension To Remote Productions With Cloud-based Tools

As the industry makes a significant shift to the cloud for production applications, new tools are enabling media companies and content creators to leverage the flexibility of cloud workflows, and the collaborative possibilities they offer. For IBC 2022 (RAI, Amsterdam, Sept. 9-12, stand 1.F76), Evertz will be highlighting solutions that push forward this transition. As […]

Harmonic Unveils Single Illumination System For Satellite Distribution

Harmonic today announced it will introduce a new Single Illumination System (SIS) offering to ensure greater interoperability and cost savings for broadcast operators with digital terrestrial television (DTT) and direct-to-home (DTH) services. Based on the DVB-SIS standard, Harmonic says its new offering “reduces multiplex distribution costs by about 50% compared with the double satellite illumination […]

IBC: EVS To Show Solutions, Demonstrate New Capabilities

At IBC 2022 (RAI, Amsterdam, Sept. 9-12), from stand A25 in hall 10, EVS will showcase the full breadth of its portfolio built on its core LiveCeption, MediaCeption, MediaInfra and MediaHub solutions, with demonstrations on-site highlighting a set of new capabilities for broadcasters and media companies. From the LiveCeption area of the stand, EVS will showcase […]

Canon Expands Product Lineup For Broadcast And Filmmaking

Canon U.S.A., a provider of digital imaging solutions, today strengthened its cinema and broadcast offering with a suite of products. This includes the Cine-Servo 15-120mm T2.95-3.95 EF/PL (CN8x15 IAS S), Canon’s latest 8K Cine-Servo lens for a broad range of productions; the EU-V3, a modular expansion unit for the EOS C500 Mark II and EOS C300 Mark […]

IBC: Imagine Delivers Aviator Plan And Monetize For Ad-Supported Linear And CTV

Imagine Communications announced what it calls “a major milestone” in the continuing rollout of its award-winning Imagine Aviator with delivery of the platform’s integrated Plan TV and Monetize TV solutions. The latest advances in the platform ― designed to enable media companies to extract the maximum revenue potential from their assets ― will debut at […]

MultiDyne Acquires Niagara Video Corp.

The purchase will see the fiber-optic transport company get deeper into offering compression and streaming services for broadcasters, content producers and video service providers.

LG Will Feature NFTs On Its Smart TVs

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New Jobs Posted To TVNewsCheck

New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings for a senior a.m. producer, account executive, reporter, assistant chief engineer, creative services producer, multimedia journalist, marketing coordinator and director of marketing/creative services.

An AI-Generated Picture Won An Art Prize. Artists Aren’t Happy

Technology, Data And The Future Of Local TV Ad Revenue At TV2025

Executives from Sinclair, E.W. Scripps, Publicis and Media Monitors will discuss what they’re facing in their efforts to streamline transactions amid a whirlwind of audience measurement changes in a panel discussion at TVNewsCheck’s TV2025: Monetizing the Future event at the NAB New York Show on Oct. 19. Register here.

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The cloud and master control — a measured migration

Public cloud platforms aren’t yet ready to handle playout of local TV stations, but a new generation of hubbing strategies offers high-performance, cost-effective solutions for large and even small groups intent on modernizing master control.

IBC 2022: DHD.audio Announces TX2 Multitouch Ultra-Compact Mixer

DHD.audio, a developer and manufacturer of broadcast-quality digital audio studio equipment and systems, has chosen IBC 2022 as the launch venue for a new addition to its range of broadcast-quality mixing consoles, according to a company statement. Scheduled to be a highlight of DHD’s show demonstration on stand 8.B81, the TX2 is a multitouch mixing console […]

Google, YouTube Outline Plans For Handling Misinformation During Midterm Election Cycle

When users search for election content on either Google or YouTube, recommendation systems are in place to highlight journalism or video content from authoritative national and local news sources such as The Wall Street Journal, Univision, PBS NewsHour and local ABC, CBS and NBC affiliates.

Byron Allen’s HBCU Go Announces ‘The HBCU Go Sports Kickoff Show’

Byron Allen’s Allen Media Group (AMG) FREE-streaming digital platform, HBCU GO — the media provider for the nation’s 107 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) — will launch its inaugural football season with an event special featuring the nation’s top Gridiron NFL and Black College Football Hall of Famers and HBCU Alums. According to a company statement: “The HBCU GO Sports Kickoff Show is […]

IBC 2022: SwXtch.io Extends Broadcast Networks to the Cloud with cloudSwXtch

SwXtch.io LLC, a subsidiary of technology company IEX Group Inc., announced in a statement today the availability of its cloudSwXtch virtual overlay network for media and entertainment companies that want to migrate demanding media workloads to the cloud while using the same systems and processes available in dedicated broadcast networks. “CloudSwXtch brings high-performance network features […]

IBC 2022: Pliant Technologies Introduces Crewcom Control Unit

Pliant Technologies, a provider of professional wireless intercom solutions, debuts its CCU-08 CrewCom Control Unit at IBC 2022 (Stand 10.C53), according to a company statement. The CCU-08 is the latest addition to the CrewCom system and gives users the ability to use up to eight 4-Wire ports while retaining all the same features of the […]

IBC 2022: Imagine Aviator Launches Channel Graphics Offering With Singular.live Partnership

Imagine Communications today announced in a statement its partnership with Singular.live, the web-based graphics platform, as part of the newly launched Essentials channel origination option for its Aviator Make TV cloud playout solution. “The partnership enables content creators and rights holders to easily add high-quality graphic branding capabilities to their channels leveraging a cloud-based delivery […]

Samba TV, Relo Metrics Partner To Deliver Increased Linear Ad Measurement And Insight

Samba TV, the global provider of television technology and omniscreen advertising and analytics, announced today in a statement that it has partnered with Relo Metrics, the sports sponsorship intelligence platform, to provide brands, sports teams, and agencies new insight into sponsorship effectiveness across linear television for the first time ever. Leveraging Samba TV’s proprietary ACR […]

IBC 2022: Ross Video Launches Ultrix FR12 Router

According to a company statement, Ross Video has launched a new version of its Ultrix Router – the 12G ready Ultrix FR12. “This ingenious new product is the ultimate routing, multiviewer and signal processing platform for studios, OB vans and flypacks,” the statement said. “As a true software defined platform customers immediately enjoy significant cost, […]

IBC 2022: Planetcast International Is ‘Resetting The Economics Of Disaster Recovery’

Planetcast International, the new division of Planetcast Media Services, which according to a statement from the company “has a 25-year heritage in broadcast and media services, has published its new whitepaper, ‘Resetting the economics of disaster recovery,’ exploring how a cloud-enabled, ‘pay-as-you-use’ model for playout disaster recovery can unlock access to broadcast-grade DR for all media […]

IBC 2022: Synamedia To Present Series Of Demonstrations Focused On Saas Video Streaming

Synamedia, the independent video software provider, today unveiled its line-up of demonstrations at IBC 2022 on stand A69 in hall 5, emphasizing its developments in SaaS video streaming technologies. Said a company statement, “With the broadest set of offerings in the industry, Synamedia’s portfolio meets the needs of customers across all video services from content […]

AJA Unveils ColorBox For Broadcast, Production And Post

In a statement from AJA today, the company announced the debut of ColorBox, a portable device with inline algorithmic color transforms and LUT processing capabilities delivering improved color space conversions for live broadcast, live events, on-set production and post production. “ColorBox enables a range of HDR and SDR conversions and allows DITs to easily load, […]

IBC 2022: Telestream Unveils Plans For Encoding.com Cloud Platform

In a statement released today by Telestream, the company said that, with its acquisition of Encoding.com, it has been hard at work bringing a combined service to market that will revolutionize cloud media processing workflows for Media & Entertainment businesses of all sizes. The combination of the Encoding.com platform with the Telestream Media Framework, the […]

Haivision Technology Leveraged By Gravity Media For Remote Production Of Germany Triathlon

Haivision Systems Inc., a global provider of mission-critical, real-time streaming, video networking, and visual collaboration solutions, today announced in a statement that Gravity Media, a world-leading global provider of live broadcast facilities and production services, has utilized solutions from the company’s extended portfolio of IP video contribution products to remotely produce live coverage of the […]

IBC 2022: Zero Density Brings Next-Gen Virtual Studio, AR/XR Demos

Zero Density, a manufacturer of real-time graphics technology, is giving IBC 2022 showgoers a sneak peek into new products, including previews of RealityHub 1.4 – a universal control UI that lets broadcasters control virtual studios from a web browser – and Reality 5, real-time virtual studio and AR/XR platform based on Unreal Engine 5. The […]