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Singular, Reality Check Systems Make Graphics Creation, Integration via HTML5 a Snap

Reality Check Systems is known for its high-end broadcast graphics solutions so it is no surprise to see the company expand its presence by investing in Singular.Live, a company that has a Web-based graphics insertion and creation interface that is ideal for live streaming needs. It was unveiled at NAB but  took another step forward […]  More

Zixi’s Early Bet on IP Delivery Bears Fruit in Strong IBC Showing

Over the past half decade, the sports-video industry has become more comfortable with using IP to handle the movement of video behind the scenes. Zixi, a company specializing in delivering video over IP for live-streaming experiences, however, has long championed the technology for use at the most critical juncture in the video process: distribution.  More

SVG Sit-Down: Telescope CEO Jason George on the Future of Live Social Video

Since debuting a little over a year ago, Facebook Live has captured the imagination of sports fans and content creators alike, becoming an integral and essential part of the sports ecosystem. Telescope’s award-winning Live Studio platform provides an interactive experience for Facebook Live, enabling content creators to build and customize their live video, engage with […]  More

F1 Completes ‘World’s First Truly Live 360º Video Trial’ at Singapore Grand Prix

Formula 1 and Tata Communications have conducted a test of truly live 360º video at the 2017 Formula 1 Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix to show how the F1 racing experience could be augmented for fans worldwide by enabling them to experience the action in and around the circuit almost as if they were there.  More

Ratings Roundup: NFL Week 2, CFB Week 3, ESPN’s US Open, NBCN’s IndyCar, and WNBA Playoffs

Ratings roundup is a rundown of ratings news from the past week and is derived from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, we recap week 2 of the NFL season, week 3 of the college football season, ESPN’s US Open boost, IndyCar’s second best season ever on NBCSN, and the WNBA’s […]  More

Behind The Mic: YES Makes Sarah Kustok First Full-Time Solo NBA Analyst for RSN; Barber Brothers Reunite for NFL on Fox

Behind the Mic provides a roundup of recent news regarding on-air talent, including new deals, departures, and assignments compiled from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, YES Network revamps its announcer lineup, as Sarah Kustok will become the only woman to work as the primary solo NBA game analyst at […]  More

Baltimore Ravens Become First NFL Team To Install SkyCam

The Baltimore Ravens gave fans plenty to be pumped about heading into the 2017 NFL season. Over the summer, the team embarked on the first phase of a three-phase stadium-revitalization project at M&T Bank Stadium, installing two 4K UHD video displays and a wealth of 4K-capable gear to capture, produce, and distribute high-resolution content. But […]  More

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Live Sporting Events Drive Akamai Network to New Traffic RecordFloSports Launches, Hires Cycling-Vet Ian Dille as Senior EditorSingapore’s Mediacorp Revamps Multiplatform-Delivery With IBM Hybrid Cloud SolutionsPoker Central, DOUPAI.TV Ink Streaming Deal for World Series of Poke in ChinaIBC 2017: Nevion integrates TICO compression into Virtuoso software-defined media nodeIBC 2017: Panasonic showcases AU-EVA1 compact cinema camera, announces ‘first-look’ events in U.S.IBC 2017: AJA partners up with Avid on New Avid Artist, DNxIV hardware interface for Media ComposerIBC 2017: DiGiCo launches new DMI-MIC Pre-Amp Card for S-Series mixing consolesIBC 2017: Lawo launches new immersive mixing solution with ‘LIME’Grupo Televisa To Distribute TV Networks via Intelsat’s Galaxy SatellitesIsrael’s Channel 2 News Selects Clear-Com’s Eclipse HX for Major Studio UpgradeNike’s New NBA Connected Jerseys Let Fans Tap Into the Game Like Never BeforeLiveU Cellular Bonding Helps Broadcasters Cover Hurricane Irma from the EpicenterFrance’s Video Plus Drives UHD 4K, HDR Adoption by Adding EVS XT4K Servers to FleetIBC 2017: Net Insight Drops Buyer Fee for Connector MarketplaceIBC 2017: Avid deploys first hybrid-cloud enterprise client Al JazeeraSIA Invests in EVS DYVI for New Production Control RoomsLevel 3 Unveils Encrypted Waves for Secure, Scalable Data Center, Cloud ConnectivityGlobecast Boosts U.S. Cable Content Distribution With SES VideobeIN MENA Selects Irdeto for Conditional Access Technology and Security ServicesBSI Successfully Tests New 4K Wireless Transmission System on Aviva Premiership RugbyWorking With Fixed Monitor LevelsBest Paper Awards Announced for Upcoming AES New York ConventionCisco Invites SVG Members to ‘Sports Summit: Voices From the Industry’ on Oct. 10SMT Powers Next Gen Stats on U.S. Bank Stadium Video BoardsDaktronics Installs LED Displays at Purdue University’s Mackey Arena, DCU Center, and Scottsbluff HSThe Best in Pro Audio and Sound Production to be Honored at the 33rd Annual NAMM TEC AwardsIBC 2017: Blackmagic Design Founder/CEO Grant Petty Details Latest AnnouncementsIBC 2017: Sennheiser presents MMD 42-1 microphone head, HANDMIC Digital, previews FOCUSMIC DigitalSafeguarding Our Audio Heritage: AES New York 2017’s Archiving and Restoration TrackIBC 2017: Grass Valley develops upgrades, key solutions for Broadcast Data CenterIBC 2017: Ross Video reveals new portable XPression Go! mini editionIBC 2017: Media Links joins forces with new partners in EMEA regionIBC 2017: Telestream, NexGuard announce key updates to joint solutionIBC 2017: V-Nova’s PERSEUS 2 enables product launches across media delivery chainIBC 2017: Vizrt partners with Scandinavia’s Mediability GroupIBC 2017: Ericsson launches flagship live captioning platform SubitoIBC 2017: Mediacorp deploys EVS technology in new broadcast center workflowAES@NAMM Pro Sound Symposium program offers unique education opportunitiesIBC 2017: SAM collaborates with Cisco to integrate Cisco’s IP Fabric Media solution into IP networkingIBC 2017: IP-Only selects Net Insight to offer live remote production over IPIBC 2017: Mexican broadcaster Televisa completes upgrade of SAM VIBE news production solutionStorage Case Study: Animation House Mac Guff Builds Next Level Infrastructure With Avere Systems, HGSTIBC 2017: Harmonic, Imagine Communications expand partnership with ZixiIBC 2017: ES Broadcast Hire, Lietuvos Ryto TV tap Grass Valley to upgrade broadcast offeringsIBC 2017: Honeycomb selects Telestream for transcoding, workflow orchestration/QC solutionsIBC 2017: Poland’s Ekstraklasa Live Park adds ChyronHego’s TRACAB to league’s arenasIBC 2017: Brainstorm to release Infinityset 3, Neuron, Smartset, and moreIBC 2017: Clear-Com presents Dynam-EC for real-time intercom managementIBC 2017: NexGuard, Nevion team up to identify distribution paths of live broadcasts with watermarking