2018 NAB Show Event Channel

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Ericsson featured UHD and ATSC 3.0 broadcast systems.

Ericsson Media Solutions Entered A New Era at the 2018 NAB Show May 21st 2018 - 12:01 PM

At the 2018 NAB Show Ericsson Media Solutions showcased how it has been transforming television with unique experiences that can be delivered everywhere for everyone through a set of evolved solutions.

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Speechmatics Custom Dictionary Demo

Speechmatics Helps Broadcasters Get Names Right May 17th 2018 - 01:50 PM

Language is nowhere near as static as you’d think. Speechmatics’ Custom Dictionary is smart enough to recognize context and pairs of words to ensure it gets the spelling right.

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StreamGuys & ENCO Demonstrate Captioning in Live & Pre-Recorded Streams May 16th 2018 - 01:07 PM

At the 2018 NAB Show, StreamGuys unveiled a preview of forthcoming audio transcription features in its SGrecast live stream recording and repurposing platform powered by ENCO’s enCaption4 cloud-based, automated captioning solution.

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Las Vegas Convention Center Upper and Lower South Halls were the main venues of new closed caption technology on display.

CC and Subtitling 2018 NAB Show Report May 11th 2018 - 09:00 AM

The 2018 NAB Show will be noted historically for several reasons. Annual visitors attending the show with specific needs and budgets tend to be a bit myopic. Most TV stations are already satisfy captioning requirements and regulations. Even so, new captioning technology makes the service better, faster, more effective and less expensive.

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In  addition to creating IMF packages, R&S CLIPSTER enables state-of-the-art video playback for quality control

Rohde & Schwarz brings DCI and IMF CLIPSTER to NAB 2018 May 9th 2018 - 12:05 PM

Rohde & Schwarz’s CLIPSTER has the power to process real time images up to 4K at 120 fps in HDR and output to either file or tape.

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Articles You May Have Missed – May 9, 2018 May 9th 2018 - 08:00 AM

The NAB 2018 convention made clear that Over-The-Air (OTA) broadcasters are about to be handed a new transmission platform, which enables a wealth of exciting business opportunities. Yet many owners and engineers have yet to understand just what those options might be.

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ChyronHego demonstrated the advantages of moving from hardware-centric to software-centric IP production.

ChyronHego Re-Thinks Virtual Sets In An IP Era At NAB 2018 May 7th 2018 - 01:50 PM

Taking full advantage of SMPTE 2110, ChyronHego demonstrated parallel IP and HD-SDI workflows within an operational Virtual Set at their NAB 2018 exhibit.

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NVerzion Introduces ARAMYST Syndicated Programme Prep Tool May 7th 2018 - 10:00 AM

The highlight for broadcast automation specialist NVerzion during the 2018 NAB Show was the launch of the ARAMYST programme preparation system. This is designed to speed up the transcoding, topping and tailing and segmenting of shows distributed for syndication by automating all the processes involved.

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The NextGen exhibit was the sizzle. The technical sessions upstairs, ATSC 3.0 technology and those who invented what

The ATSC3 and HEVC Patent Pools Solution May 4th 2018 - 08:00 AM

The phrase “Lights, camera, action!” reminds most people of show business and the glamor in front of the cameras. In fact, the real action doesn’t occur on sets. Everyone who touches TV content or delivery wants a piece of the “action.” That action is royalties, and its the best action in show business.

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