Recent Posts by Heather McLean, SVG Europe

Safety First: Ekstraklasa Live Park’s Marcin Serafin Reveals Rules, Regulations for Broadcasting Live Matches from Poland

As Poland’s Ekstraklasa begins training in preparation for the resumption of games from May 29, the league’s production company, Ekstraklasa Live Park, has similarly been preparing itself for the much-anticipated return to broadcasting of live matches. Ekstraklasa Live Park is the only production crew allowed to film the Polish matches, which will be broadcast by […]  More

BBC Sport’s Barbara Slater Talks Content, People, Technology in the Coronavirus Pandemic

As sporting events began being postponed and cancelled due to coronavirus, BBC Sport, like any other broadcaster, was faced with the urgent need to protect and isolate its workforce while still keeping free-to-air content available for sports fans. Barbara Slater, BBC Sport director, in conversation with SVG Europe editor Heather McLean, discusses how the corporation […]  More

Circumnavigating Broadcast Challenges, Managing Growth With LTN Global

LTN Global is in the process of building on its 2019 acquisitions of Niles Media Group, Crystal Corporation, and Make.TV, while also circumnavigating the coronavirus pandemic that is currently challenging the sports broadcasting industry. Here, we talk to Malik Khan, executive chairman and founder, LTN Global, about overcoming adversity and growing as a business.  More

TV3 Uses TVU Anywhere Mobile App for Fan-Focused Real Madrid vs. FC Barcelona

The Televisió de Catalunya (TV3) program ‘Minut a Minut’ used TVU Network technology to provide fan-focused coverage of last month’s El Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid. Making use of the mobile transmitter app TVU Anywhere, TV3 was able to simultaneously host 29 football fans globally in a virtual talk show during the two hour […]  More

EMG, Simply Live Team for Affordable Remote VAR Over Public Internet

Euro Media Group (EMG) has launched a fully cloud-based video review solution for video assistant referee (VAR) with Simply Live. The new combined technology means that VAR match officials can work remotely from anywhere with internet access. Spurred on by the COVID-19 pandemic, EMG and Simplylive have worked together to develop and deploy a cloud-based […]  More