What Is Media Orchestration? November 21st 2014 - 02:20 PM

A new category has appeared in the marketing lexicon of playout automation and media management companies, namely ‘media orchestration’. It describes a process that will play an increasingly significant role as media organisations make the inevitable transition from baseband (SDI) to IP network technology.

How NewsBeat Social Used Video to Find Success November 12th 2014 - 04:25 PM

In January 2013, NewsBeat Social was a brand new, international news organization with minimal audience recognition or following. Our company was made up of a green screen, a handful of cameras, a few computers and a Facebook account. Based out of our small Portland office, our challenge was to create an

Applied Technology: Subtitling of Streaming Programs November 12th 2014 - 01:20 AM

Equal access legislation in the UK, US and other countries has led to widespread captions and subtitles for broadcast services. However, despite the efforts of a number of lobbying groups, availability of captions on video-on-demand services, including those streamed via the internet, have been slow to take off. This article