DMA 47: JACKSONVILLE, FL

WJAX Rolls Out New Look Early For Irma Coverage

DMA 41: OKLAHOMA CITY

KOCO Set Goes Big With ‘Diagrid’ Pattern

Global News Adding Annova’s Newsroom System

Canadian media content company Corus Entertainment is adding newsgathering system OpenMedia to its Global News operations across the country. OpenMedia, the flagship software from Munich-based Annova Systems with more than 50,000 users around the globe, is being added to Global newsrooms in more than 20 Canadian markets, well as in the organization’s foreign bureaus in […]

DMA 47: JACKSONVILLE, FL

What Tegna Is Learning About AR, 3D

With changing TV viewing habits, Tegna’s NBC-ABC combo in Jacksonville, Fla., is experimenting with augmented reality and 3D technologies to grab viewers’ attention and enhance the storytelling experience. During recent newscasts, anchors in the studio have dodged a school bus and shared the screen with a circling shark — both virtual, of course. News Director Meagan Harris talks about the experiments.

DMA 55: RICHMOND, VA

WTVR Richmond Debuts New News Set

PLAYOUT

Octopus Newsroom Partners With Traco Systems

DMA 16

CBS O&O WFOR Miami Debuts New Set

More Augmented Reality In Newsrooms

TVN TECH | NEW FACILITIES INSIDER

Workflow Efficiency Key At Gray’s New WMTV

WMTV went live from a new 32,000-square-foot facility in Madison, Wis., with its entire operation in late October 2016. The new home of the Gray Television-owned NBC affiliate was designed “from the inside out” from a technical point of view, according to WMTV VP-GM Don Vesely, with an eye toward maximizing the efficiency of the various workflows that drive news and its other operations. Above, the 4,500-square-foot newsroom just outside the centralized rack room. (WMTV/Gray Television photo)

DMA 3

WLS Chicago Finds Practical Ways To Use AR

7 Behind-The-Scenes Newscast Control Room Videos

Augmented Reality Offers Weather Opportunities

ChyronHego Releases CAMIO ‘Significant Upgrade’

ChyronHego today released an all-new version of CAMIO, its graphic asset management server, with significant improvements including the HubDrive file distribution tool and LUCI5, an HTML5 update of the company’s modular user interface for newsroom producers. With this release, CAMIO 4.2.2 brings new capabilities and greater product integration to the CAMIO Universe, ChyronHego’s software-based newsroom […]

MARKET SHARE

WJBK’s New Set By DDG Earns Promax Gold

MARKET SHARE | DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

WPVI Philadelphia Debuts New Set, Graphics

DMA 56: WILKES BARRE-SCRANTON, PA

WNEP Debuts New Graphics, Tweaks Branding

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

WPVI Gets New Studio, Graphics, AI Weather

Today at noon, ABC O&O WPVI Philadelphia (DMA 4) unveiled a new multifunctional studio, accented by a new graphics look. “It’s pretty dramatic,” says President-GM Bernie Prazenica. “The depth of the video integration in our studio has increased in a big way. Visually, it’s just really eye-popping, but this update is more than cosmetic. The […]

DMA 1

WCBS New York Moves To Temporary Set

DMA 63

WLEX Lexington Moves To Temporary Set

PLAYOUT

CHEK Selects Octopus NRCS For News Upgrade

DMA 50

WDSU New Orleans Debuts New News Set

DMA 17

KWGN Denver Set Blends Nature And Tech

DMA 3

WGN Chicago Draws On City For Inspiration

DMA 18: ORLANDO, FL

WESH’s New Set Design Draws On Graphics

DMA 3

WGN Chicago To Debut New News Set, Logo

Tribune-owned WGN Chicago (DMA 3) is set to unveil a state-of-the-art multiple use news set, which will house the main set as well as set locations for sports, traffic, interviews, cooking segments and more. The set will debut on WGN Evening News at 4pm on Wednesday, May 17.  The new set incorporates the latest in studio technology, […]

PLAYOUT

Octopus Newsroom Names Lukas Kotek CTO

DMA 39: AUSTIN, TX

KTBC News Moves While Prepping New Studio

MARKET SHARE | DMA 12: PHOENIX

KPHO Launches New Set And Graphics

TVN TECH

DIY TV Tech Powers Tribune Newsrooms, MCs

Tribune Broadcasting recently reversed its policy of reticence when it comes to discussing technology, and what a story the station group has to tell. Motivated by a desire to shrink its tech spending dramatically and shed costly maintenance contracts, Hank Hundemer, Tribune SVP of engineering (above), launched an ambitious engineering project to create and maintain a homebrew newsroom system and master control that the group began to deploy in 2008.

DMA 20

KOVR Sacramento Unveils New Set

DMA 44: GRAND RAPIDS, MI

WOOD Grand Rapids Opens Two New Studios

DMA 53: BUFFALO, NY

New WKBW Set Inspired By Graphics Package

NAB 2017

Weather Co. Intros Mobile Solution For Stations

The Weather Co. is introducing major enhancements to its Max Engage solution for news stations, which will now include the power of IBM Watson, a cognitive digital solution. Using Watson technology, weathercasters will be able to find the information they need through natural language queries. Updates to the Max Engage system include the ability to […]

NAB 2017

2016 Set Of The Year Award Winners

This year had a record number of entries representing a wide variety of project scopes, design styles and locations with a panel of seven industry experts judging the competition sponsored by NewscastStudio. Winners in each category scored the highest combined points total, based on our judging criteria of overall visual aesthetics, flexibility of the design, use of technology and creative use of perceived budget. Honorable mentions scored within 10 percent of the top finisher in each category.

DMA 44: GRAND RAPIDS, MI

WOOD Creating Streetside Studio

DMA 8: HOUSTON

KPRC Creates Multifaceted Set In New Facility

SAN JUAN, PR

WKAQ Refreshes Look, Augments Weather

DMA 120: LAFAYETTE, LA

KLAF-KADN Get New Set And Branding

CMS SPECIAL REPORT

CMSs Tackle Workflow, Fake News Problems

Content management systems are being enlisted to tackle newsroom workflow problems and the proliferation of fake news in a fast-evolving industry. In a new special report, Angela Misri looks at how CMS-level content verification has come into play, along with the increasing demand to produce platform-neutral content and why some media companies, including Al Jazeera and Hearst Television, have chosen to build their own CMSs.

NAB SHOW 2017 PRODUCTS PREVIEW

On The NAB Exhibit Floor: ChyronHego

ChyronHego | Booth SL1210 | Website: www.chyronhego.com  Launched only a year ago, ChyronHego’s CAMIO Universe is transforming news operations as broadcasters continue to migrate to all-software environments and standard off-the-shelf IT technologies, including virtualized server environments. At NAB, ChyronHego will showcase the latest product developments driving global adoption of the CAMIO Universe — including the […]