Singapore media conglomerate Mediacorp recently reached the end of its move to a new facilities campus. The broadcast company is now operating from television and radio studios in a purpose-built production centre at the Mediapolis technology development in the one-north district, featuring newly installed Lawo consoles and routers alongside Octopus
Social media - particularly Tweets - is now a major part of television news. Bulletins link to Twitter feeds and Facebook pages, which also feature coverage and, increasingly, live video of breaking events outside of scheduled programmes. This growing trend is shown at Canadian broadcaster CHEK TV, which is using
Podcasting may have begun as a consumer application, but now thousands of professionals have a found a paying niche with specialty programming aimed at listeners throughout the world. As podcasts continue to grow, equipment manufacturers are targeting the market with a range of speciality gear.
Avid has announced that KTBS-TV, an independent television station in Shreveport, Louisiana, has revamped its production and news workflow and expanded its storage capacity with two of the industry’s most powerful tools: the Avid MediaCentral Platform (a tightly integrated and efficient platform designed for media) and Avid NEXIS (a
Even with the emphasis on video automation and networking in news production, sound remains a key part of the process. This is illustrated by Danish Broadcasting Corporation (DR) fitting out the audio areas of its main television news studios with a new networked mixing and distribution system based on the
Integrated Microwave Technologies (IMT) and Vislink, now both owned by xG Technology, a provider of wireless video solutions, hosted a demonstration at the 2017 NAB Show of a bi-directional IP network for news gathering applications, called newsnet.
Manufacturers of news production technology have had to increase the rate of development of new systems to keep up with the dramatic change in the way reporting is done and how bulletins are produced and broadcast. So for a company to describe the newsroom system it launched at the 2017 NAB
The 2017 NAB Show exhibition has opened to the news of Sony Electronics Inc buying US master control automation, asset management and newsroom integration and playback system developer Crispin Corporation. The two companies have collaborated in the past but the formal take-over has taken place to “enhance Sony’s media solutions
TVU Networks a provider of live IP video solutions, will join with the Associated Press (AP) at the 2017 NAB Show to showcase a new, integrated newsroom video content acquisition workflow developed through a close collaboration between the two companies. The TVU/AP workflow delivers greater efficiency for newsrooms.