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Essential Guide: Improving Comms With 5GHzJanuary 15th 2020 - 01:00 PM

As broadcasters continue to differentiate themselves through live programing and events, intercom is gaining more influence now than ever. This is especially true for large arena events where mobile crews demand the freedom of wireless connectivity. But as RF technology grows, the 2.4GHz band is becoming saturated.

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Audio Over IP Primer For Broadcast - Part 2January 21st 2020 - 01:00 PM

In Part 1 we introduced the benefits of Audio over IP and investigated some of the subtleties that make it the ideal choice for modern broadcast facilities. In Part 2, we look at the practicalities of making AoIP work in a real-time television environment.

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Microphone Feedback As A Problem (Or Benefit)January 15th 2020 - 09:00 AM

We’ve all heard that annoying piercing sound. It ranges from a loud dull rumble to an irritating screech resembling a human cry. We usually react by covering our ears to avoid the pain. 

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Exploring The Cutting Edge Of Broadcast ControlJanuary 9th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Broadcast control systems have become a necessity to provide a unified and efficient user experience in a notoriously fast-paced environment involving IP edge devices and network infrastructures; baseband video routers and switchers; audio routers and mixing consoles; multiviewers; intercom systems, etc. Which system qualifies as the definitive “broadcast whisperer”?

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Volunteer Rebecca Mossop captures a Hope City Church worship service with a Z-HD5500 camera.

Hope City Church Expansion Leads To New HD Cameras From Hitachi January 8th 2020 - 01:00 PM

In the midst of a new expansion earlier this year, Hope City Church, located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, was looking to improve the quality of its live video productions, It purchased three Hitachi Z-HD5500 cameras with Fujinon HD lenses to capture its Sunday worship services for remote distribution and in-venue image magnification.

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Now in its 45th year, the Winterthurer Musikfestwochen showcases the best in Swiss music.

Swiss Festival Gets Crew Communications Support From RiedelJanuary 8th 2020 - 11:00 AM

Since 2013 Riedel Communications Switzerland AG has provided the crew communications infrastructure for the Winterthurer Musikfestwochen, a world-famous music festival, held in August in the historic old town of Winterthur, Switzerland.

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Illustration by Ableton.

How Latency Effects Computer Audio Editing SystemsJanuary 7th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Latency is the millisecond delay between the time an audio signal enters an electronic system and when it emerges. Though a simple concept to understand, latency can play havoc in a range of audio applications, including well-known issues in live broadcasting.

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Four cars and three motorcycles were the live mobile camera platforms displayed on the multiviewer

Live NYC Marathon TV Production Goes All IP and Bonded CellularJanuary 3rd 2020 - 01:00 PM

Live TV production demonstrated that an all IP and bonded cellular infrastructure can provide reliable world-class coverage at a world-class event.

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