NAB To Honor Ryan Seacrest With Distinguished Service Award

The NAB DSA “honors broadcasters who have made a significant and lasting contributions to the industry,” the NAB said.

NAB Show Announces Winners Of NABiQ Innovation Challenge

The new program spotlights innovation and collaboration to tackle industry challenges.

Virtual Production Generates Buzz At NAB Show

As dramatically demonstrated on the show floor, virtual production enables visual effects work to be done in advance, and it’s taking off across cinematic, commercial and live production. Above, the author takes some new virtual production technology for a test drive.

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A Smaller NAB Show, But More Energized

Attendance may have been almost halved by the pandemic, but tech vendors felt the more intimate environment allowed them to conduct business on a more productive level. On the show floor, the continued shift of broadcast workflows to the public cloud dominated many discussions, while others focused on NextGen TV’s pressing need to monetize.

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Cloud And IP Tech Dominate NAB Show Floor

With less hardware to demonstrate and a much-reduced exhibition floor footprint, the first post-pandemic NAB Show pointed the way to a future where software demos of cloud, IP and hybrid environments have become the new norm.

NAB Show Attendance Tops 52,000

Total Registered Attendees: 52,468 | International Attendees: 11,542 | Countries Represented: 155

NAB Show: Lawo Shows Off Its HOME In The AWS Cloud

Lawo, a provider of video, audio, control and monitoring applications, says its IP infrastructure management platform, HOME, which was launched in April 2021, has been successfully deployed in more than […]

NAB Show: Blackmagic Design Announces New 30- and 40-Button Models Of Its ATEM 2 M/E Advanced Panel

Blackmagic Design has introduced two new ATEM hardware control panels for all ATEM switchers. The new 30- and 40-button models of the ATEM 2 M/E Advanced Panel are large enough […]

NAB Show: Quantum Awards Top North And Latin American Partners

Quantum Corp. today announced award winners for its top North and Latin American partners in media and entertainment at the annual Quantum NAB Partner Event held at The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas. […]

NAB Show: OpenDrives Unveils Vendor-Agnostic Software Solution

OpenDrives, the global provider of enterprise-scale, software-led storage solutions trusted by Fox Sports, HBO, Spotify and hundreds more, unveiled today its open ecosystem solution at the NAB Show (through April […]

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FCC’s Rosenworcel: ‘We’ve Turned The Volume Down And Ramped Up The Activity’

In her first NAB Show appearance since her designation as FCC chair, Jessica Rosenworcel conceded that the introduction of a fifth commissioner would solve the agency’s current 2-to-2 political gridlock, but she’s not losing any sleep over it.

NAB Show: Avid Promotes Future Of Remote Collaboration In Video Production

At the NAB Show in Las Vegas (through April 27), Avid, in collaboration with Microsoft and Haivision, is unveiling technology previews of “solutions that create more powerful remote collaboration.” Jointly demonstrated […]

NAB Show: Creamsource Announces CreamOS 2.0 Firmware Update

Creamsource, developers of artisan-quality cinema lighting for more than 15 years, announced the immediate availability of CreamOS 2.0, the latest release of the company’s firmware known for its artist-first approach […]

Pixotope Taps Brian Olson As North America VP Of Sales

Pixotope Technologies, a provider of live augmented reality and virtual production solutions, has appointed Brian Olson as its new vice president of sales, covering North America. He joins Pixotope following […]

NAB Show: EVS New Cerebrum Release Offers Advanced IP Network Control Capabilities

EVS, a provider of live video technology, has released the latest version of its broadcast control and monitoring system, Cerebrum v2.3. The system is being showcased at the NAB Show (through […]

NAB Show: Dizplai Partners With Stats Perform

Dizplai, the cloud data display platform and professional services team formerly known as Never.no, has announced a partnership with Stats Perform and integration of its API to give sports content […]

NAB Show: Audio Design Desk Launches ADD Audio Bridge And DAW Bridge

Audio Design Desk is introducing two new products at this year’s NAB Show (Booth C9818): ADD Audio Bridge and DAW Bridge. ADD Audio Bridge is a native extension for Final Cut Pro, a sleek integration that […]

V-Nova Receives Lumiere Award From Advanced Imaging Society

V-Nova, a provider of video compression solutions, has been recognized by The Advanced Imaging Society (AIS) Awards Committee for its Point Cloud Compression technology with a Lumiere Award. Already an established member […]

Grass Valley Launches Free Playout On Its GV AMPP Platform

At its NAB Show press conference, Grass Valley announced it will no longer charge for Playout on its GV AMPP (Agile Media Processing Platform), making the cloud-native solution accessible to many more media and […]

Lester Holt Inducted Into NAB Achievement In Broadcasting Hall Of Fame

Holt was at the annual NAB Show in Las Vegas over the weekend to accept the honor, telling event attendees, “I have so much respect for this medium [broadcast television] and so much belief in its future,” adding, “And yes, the media landscape is rapidly evolving but broadcast programs remain important touchstones in our culture, our society, holding true to a legacy of excellence and integrity while always peeking around the corner of technology to deliver to our audiences where they are and how they consume our work and product.”

NAB Chief LeGeyt Outlines Key Priorities For Lawmakers

Curtis LeGeyt, NAB president and CEO, offered his State of the Industry presentation at the NAB Show in Las Vegas on Monday. He broke down his four priorities as he works with policymakers. Among them, he said Congress must take action to rein in “the gatekeeping ability of the Big Tech giants,” mentioning how local broadcasters lose some $2 billion annually when their content is accessed through Google and Facebook.

NAB Show: Breaking Down Barriers For Aspiring Filmmakers

NAB Show: Streaming Is Vital Yet Complicated, PBS Exec Ira Rubenstein Says

Streaming is important but complicated for PBS, according to Ira Rubenstein, chief digital and marketing officer for the public broadcasting network. “For the last eight years I’ve been at PBS, I’ve been very focused on broadening the distribution of our local stations to digital, and you have to do that at scale,” said Rubinstein, speaking at a session at NAB Show’s Capitalize Experimental Zone theater on Sunday.

SmithGeiger & Futuri Launch TopLine-Pivot Sales Intelligence

SmithGeiger Group’s Elevate division, which specializes in advertising and marketing-related consumer research, and Futuri, a provider of AI-driven audience engagement and sales intelligence solutions for broadcasters, today announced the launch […]

NAB Show: NPAW Introduces Natural Language Video Insights Search

NPAW, a global provider of video business intelligence and predictive analytics for streaming services, is introducing NaLa, a natural language-based video insights search tool bringing advanced data analysis capabilities to […]

Lawo Introduces .edge IP Video Infrastructure Platform

During a global online event, German IP broadcast manufacturer Lawo unveiled its new .edge IP video infrastructure platform at the NAB Show (through April 27 in Las Vegas) at Booth […]

Fox Sports And EVS Announce Major Deal At NAB Show

Fox Sports today announced the acquisition of the MediaInfra Strada Routing and Control solution by EVS, a provider of live video technology. The solution will be used by the Fox Sports production […]

Firstlight Media Flexes Innovation Muscle with Google Cloud Tools

Firstlight Media today announced that it is collaboratively working across a suite of Google Cloud products to innovate new, cloud-native monetization, personalization and content delivery capabilities – most notably Free […]

Teradek Launches Bolt 4K LT HDMI, Zero Delay Wireless Video Solution

Teradek has rolled out Bolt 4K LT HDMI, a new HDMI-only, zero-delay wireless solution offering 10-bit 4Kp30 HDR video, 750 feet of range and the same compact aluminum unibody and wireless […]

NAB Show: LG DVLED Displays Offer Broadcasters New Possibilities

At the 2022 NAB Show (April 23-27 in Las Vegas), LG Business Solutions USA at Booth C2631 is promoting DVLED (direct-view light-emitting diode) display solutions for virtually every broadcast need, from HD […]

NAB Show: AVIWEST Unveils Latest Release of StreamHub

AVIWEST (a Haivision company), a global provider of video contribution systems, today announced that the StreamHub receiver and IP distribution platform has a new web UI interface designed to create […]

NAB Show: Blackmagic Design Announces New ATEM Constellation HD Switchers

Blackmagic Design unveiled a new family of live production switchers that, it says, “include powerful broadcast features, while including the latest electronics technology so they are extremely affordable.” The new models are […]

Zero Density Launches Real-Time Graphics Learning Portal

Zero Density has introduced a new online learning platform for creators of real-time broadcast graphics and virtual sets, the Zero Density Academy. Featuring more than 50 in-depth video lessons, Zero Density […]

‘The Price Is Right’ Host Drew Carey Says The Show ‘Could Be Around For 100 Years On American Television’

The Price is Right host Drew Carey, accepting an award at the NAB Show, believes the syndicated game show “could be around for 100 years on American television, because it’s just that strong.” Carey appeared on the first day of NAB, which is being held in Las Vegas in person for the first time since 2019 as COVID restrictions gradually ease. The Price is Right, which began airing in 1972, was inducted into the NAB’s Broadcasting Hall of Fame.

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Broadcasters, Vendors Tout Cloud Progress At Devoncroft

While previous Devoncroft conferences took place at off-site hotels, the 2022 edition was co-located with the NAB Show and held on the Main Stage of the North Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center. It drew hundreds of senior executives for an afternoon of panel discussions on everything from cloud migration and IP connectivity to virtual production and blockchain technology. Above, Devoncroft Principal Analyst Josh Stinehour (left) and Sinclair CEO Chris Ripley talking technology.

NAB Show: Chyron Reveals Key Product Launches

Chyron on Sunday unveiled the suite of Chyron products on display at the 2022 NAB Show in Las Vegas. At Booth N2613 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Chyron is […]

NAB Show: NewsNet To Invest $50M In New Studios, 24/7 News Content Solutions

NewsNet, the 24/7 news channel with a focus on the headlines, announced plans to invest heavily to provide solutions “that better meet the financial needs of broadcasters and carriers.” NewsNet […]

EVS Intros New MediaCeption Signature End-To-End Live PAM Solution

EVS, a provider of live video technology, has launched MediaCeption Signature 1.0, the company’s latest-generation end-to-end asset management solution for fast turnaround productions. MediaCeption Signature will be presented for the first time […]

NAB Show: TVU Networks To Showcase 8K IP And Enhanced 5G REMI Solutions

TVU Networks, a provider of cloud and IP-based live video solutions, has announced two “significant developments” with the company’s transmission technology that will be introduced at the 2022 NAB Show […]

NAB Show: TVU Networks Rolls Out Critical Threat Defense For Broadcasters

TVU Networks, a provider of cloud and IP-based live video solutions, has announced what it calls “the first cloud-native, 24/7/365, critical threat protection solution for broadcasters.” TVU Networks’ Channel Ready is cloud-native […]