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BBC Sport built a virtual set with Vizrt’s Unreal 4-Viz engine 4 VS studio in its Salford facility to cover the Beijing Winter Games.

Virtual Sets Changing The News/Sports Production EnvironmentMarch 28th 2022 - 10:00 AM

While LED monitors are increasingly showing up in news studios large and small, in many cases replacing the green screen studios of old, make no mistake that virtual sets are advancing and, in tandem with augmented reality graphics, are changing the way stories are told on air.

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TDM: The Third Way - Part 1March 28th 2022 - 09:30 AM

As network speeds continue to advance, broadcasters are finding they are no longer restricted to single solutions such as SDI. Instead, new methods of reliably distributing high quality media signals are finding their way into the broadcast infrastructure.

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Broadcaster Video Delivery Networks: Part 2 - Scaling OTTMarch 23rd 2022 - 09:00 AM

The purpose of the new Video Delivery Network model is to provide high-performing capacity with economies of scale for the benefit of (potentially) all broadcasters in a geographic location.

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NDI|HX transported a stuttering 720p30 video stream across the internet at 744 Kbps. The wind blowing the tree was the motion component.

Field Report: Comparing Live Remote Internet Video With: NewTek Spark & NDI 5… & Teradek Cube 600 March 22nd 2022 - 09:00 AM

Philo T. Farnsworth’s reported first words upon seeing the first TV image, which happened to be transmitted wirelessly, were “There you are, electronic television!” Some 95 years later, TV broadcasters and viewers rely more on wireless electronics than ever.

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Social Media Transforms News Production And ConsumptionMarch 21st 2022 - 09:00 AM

News content production and distribution have been revolutionized in almost equal measure by social media in an ongoing process dating back to the dawn of Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and the others around 2005.

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The multi-camera LiveU LU800 with Reliable Transport protocol will be highlighted in LiveU’s NAB Show exhibit.  Courtesy LiveU.

The Future Of Bonded CellularMarch 17th 2022 - 09:00 AM

As the 2022 NAB Show approaches, leading TV bonded cellular manufacturers reveal what can be seen in their exhibits and the direction bonded cellular TV news and sports transport is headed.

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Standby for the 2022 NAB Show. Will it be as crowded as this 2019 NAB moment? Will you be there? Will everyone mask-up as NAB recommends?

Test & Measurement At The 2022 NAB ShowMarch 16th 2022 - 09:00 AM

The central theme in the 2022 TV T&M market segment is better, faster, more reliable, simple and affordable.

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ABC News

Achieving Better Storytelling With LED Walls In NewsMarch 14th 2022 - 09:00 AM

While many stations (and viewers) have grown accustomed to green screen weather walls and rear-projection cubes as part of their sets, LED walls are beginning to show up in greater numbers at production studios around the world. Those old virtual sets are slowly being replaced with new displays on the wall and floor as news organizations realize their immense creative potential.

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