The new, next-gen TV standard is expected to be launched by individual TV stations beginning in 2020, concurrent with the anticipated introduction of consumer TVs equipped to receive the new standard.
Netflix has launched its Post Technology Alliance program. The program identifies products that meet Netflix technical and delivery specifications today and will continue to do so in the future.
Robert De Niro will be headlining the opening Keynote event at this year’s NAB Show in New York. Drawing on his four decades in the entertainment business, De Niro will be discussing the future of film and entertainment during a Q&A with “Deadline Hollywood” Contributing Editor Dade Hayes.
If you are new to shooting video, then attending the NAB NY training Workshop: Small-To-No-Crew: Cinematic Video Lighting may be your door to better imagery.
Orson Welles and the Mercury Theatre performed H.G. Wells’ “War of the Worlds” on the CBS radio network on Sunday, October 30, 1938 — 80 years ago this year.
At the recent Kratos Conference, World Telecommunications Association (WTA) Executive Director, Robert Bell, offered suggestions on how satellite operators can profit by leveraging cloud technology to create new services.
Among the most overlooked video accessories are outdoor windscreens for microphones. Much of a video crew’s work is outdoors and random wind noise is one of the most difficult anomalies to control. This means some sound operators, who work in extreme environments, spend as much money on wind protection gear as the microphones themselves.
Recognising the extremities of the bell curve distribution and the impact large jitter variances have on picture and sound stability is critical. Only when this is understood, do we hope to be able to build reliable, flexible, IP infrastructures that will meet the demands of real-time broadcast facilities.
Networked modular audio stageboxes have been around for a while and were hailed as a convenient alternative to clunky snakes and the huge patch bays that came with them. Unlike analog stage- and wallboxes, which usually only transmit signals to fixed locations or else require intricate and time-consuming cabling, they simplify connections and provide flexibility with respect to the I/O types.
Symply, which makes media storage solutions, and FocalPoint Server which makes media management software have joined forces to add workflow software to the SymplyULTRA platform.
Also at NAB NY, the firm’s Flow media asset management, now compatible with third-party storage, and its award-winning approach to AQC of IMF files with QScan.
Caringo has announced the Swarm 10 Platform and a new single server appliance targeting post-production houses, studios, broadcasters and small enterprises.
Roswell Pro Audio has introduced the Colares Microphone, a new high-end condenser microphone designed especially for voice applications.