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Comcast will offer the Tokyo Summer Olympic Games in both Dolby Vision HDR and Dolby Atmos immersive audio for the first time ever.

Comcast To Deliver Olympic Games In Dolby Atmos And Dolby Vision For The Ultimate Viewing ExperienceJuly 15th 2021 - 09:30 AM

For all of those audiophiles out there, Comcast (parent to NBCUniversal) will offer the Tokyo Summer Olympic Games in both Dolby Vision HDR and Dolby Atmos immersive audio. Subscribers to the cable giant’s Xfinity TV service—including its X1, Flex and Xfinity Stream app—will have access to the multichannel audio formats while watching NBC Sports’ nightly primetime show, the Opening and Closing ceremonies, and numerous individual sports. Viewers will also be able to customize their viewing experience for the first time via the Comcast Flex aggregation interface.

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Eurovision Sport Taps Haivision For Live IP Video TransportJuly 9th 2021 - 09:00 AM

Eurovision Sport, the sports distribution arm of the European Broadcasting Union  (EBU) operating on behalf of members across the continent, has been expanding on its relationship with Haivision, the US provider of low latency streaming and video encoding technology.

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Recorded data is available on a browser visual timeline or automatically generated and emailed in PDF reports.

Bridge Technologies Launches Integrated Services MonitoringApril 3rd 2020 - 10:00 AM

New tools to collect and deliver exceptional performance insights from production, contribution and distribution networks are now available for TV broadcasters and cable headends.

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Broadcasters are using digital sensors on players and parts of the field to create graphical representations of the live action in 3D space.

ChyronHego’s Optical Tracking System Wins FIFA CertificationJanuary 27th 2020 - 01:00 PM

The latest version of ChyronHego’s Tracab optical tracking system has been officially certified by the FIFA Quality Program for Electronic Performance and Tracking Systems (EPTS), an endorsement typically favored by many international broadcasters when choosing on-air graphics systems. To date a total of four tracking systems have achieved this certification.

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Game Creek Video’s Encore truck will handle the main game feed.

54th NFL Super Bowl Telecast Gets HDR Treatment For Viewers With 4K TV SetsJanuary 20th 2020 - 11:00 AM

While the annual NFL Super Bowl typically serves as a great technology showcase for trying out new ways of covering the game on television (e.g., augmented reality graphics and immersive audio), this year’s main Super Bowl LIV game production will employ a well-rehearsed game plan.

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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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Left: Test camera at NRG Stadium. Right: PXW-Z450, equipped with prototype transmitter and Xperia 5G mmWave device.

5G Sports Production Passes First TestDecember 19th 2019 - 12:05 PM

NBC, Sony and Verizon begin to test how 5G technology will change sports production.

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On-site workflows handled over 250,000 XML files corresponding to the participation of more than 1,000 players playing hundreds of matches.

Digital Signage At 2019 U.S. Open Displays More Than EverSeptember 11th 2019 - 04:00 PM

For fans attending the 2019 U.S. Open tennis tournament, it has become more than just watching the matches. It’s become a festive atmosphere outside the tennis venues, complete with food and sponsor booths that offer varying types of entertainment.

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