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​Assessing The Progress of UHD February 15th 2018 - 12:05 PM

The Broadcast Bridge assesses how far UHD has come and finds rollout hindered by being inextricably bound up with the complexities of High Dynamic Range (HDR). The industry will be hoping for 4K consumer displays sales to kick off with the UHD HDR broadcast of the FIFA World Cup from

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Broadcasters Need Advanced Advertising Technology to Combat Internet Challengers December 28th 2017 - 12:05 PM

​International research and strategy consultancy, MTM, just released a report exploring challenges faced by the US broadcast industry in an increasingly OTT world. The study concludes that unless broadcasters move quickly to change how advertising is managed and sold, they risk being outmaneuvered by the major internet companies

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Telestream Appoints New CEO October 25th 2017 - 06:00 PM

Dan Castles, CEO of Telestream for the past 20 years, has decided to retire, handing over reigns of the company to ex-Cisco executive Scott Puopolo. Under Castles’ 20-year leadership, Telestream has enjoyed consistent year-on-year revenue growth in an era when many broadcast equipment manufacturers have struggled to maintain profitability.

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Articles You May Have Missed – June 7, 2017 June 7th 2017 - 08:00 AM

Broadcasters face a bewildering range of new technologies in an ever more competitive landscape. With new delivery platforms, OTT, streaming, cellular, VOD and others, broadcast professionals need to adopt the newest technology solutions to remain competitive. One key decision is which new technologies to support, ATSC 3.0, UHD, 4K, others. The

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LiveX Relies on Wowza to Deliver Live Online Content March 19th 2018 - 01:00 PM

In order to stay competitive, today’s video production companies have to do more than just produce video. They also have to deliver it to clients in the most efficient and comprehensive way so that it is viewed by the largest audience possible. LiveX has found internet distribution key to t

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Polish Installer LP Systems Deploys Lawo IP Technology For Major Sporting Events March 16th 2018 - 08:00 AM

To support Polish broadcasters covering the World Games 2017, held in Wroclaw, Poland, system integrator LP Systems relied on Lawo IP technology and systems. The annual sporting event saw 3,500 athletes competing from 112 countries in events not included in the Olympic games.

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Broadcast for IT - Part 6 - Counting Time in 59.94 March 14th 2018 - 04:00 PM

In this series of articles, we will explain broadcasting for IT engineers. Television is an illusion, there are no moving pictures and todays broadcast formats are heavily dependent on decisions engineers made in the 1930’s and 1940’s. In this article we look at how to represent time in 59.94i frame sys

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