The SVG Podcast: Craig Barry, SVP, Production and Chief Content Officer, Turner Sports (Plus a Recap of CES)

As is par for the course, the first few months of 2018 are absolutely loaded for the team at Turner Sports. There’s NBA All-Star Game, March Madness, and the NBA Playoffs that all put the network on center stage. Plus, later this month, the network is set up to produce its biggest esports event to […]  More

Register Now: The Studio–B&H Presents Panasonic VariCam Master Class With Cinematographer William Wages, ASC

The Studio-B&H and Panasonic Cinema will present an evening with acclaimed cinematographer William Wages, ASC for an exploration of his real-world production experience with VariCam 4K cinema cameras. On Tuesday Jan. 23, at the SVA Theater in New York City, Wages will tell how he captured upcoming feature film The Forgiven and will explain in practical detail […]  More

Irdeto Teams With European Authorities, AAPA to Shut Down Illegal Streaming Network

A crime group suspected of hosting a large-scale illegal IPTV streaming business has been shut down, following a collaborative investigation led by the Cypriot Police, with the support of the Cybercrime Division of the Greek police, the Dutch Fiscal Information and Investigation Service (FIOD), the Cybercrime unit of the Bulgarian police and Europol, as well […]  More

Aldea, Sparkle Team Up to Launch New Global Media Services

Aldea Solutions, a global provider of video services and solutions for TV and media, and Sparkle, the international services arm of TIM Group, have released a new solution that provides media companies in Europe, Africa and Middle East with access to a multitude of rich video media content, including major global sporting events.  More

SES-15 Now Operational for Commercial Service in Americas; GovSat-1 Arrives for SpaceX Launch

SES has announced that the new SES-15 spacecraft has been operational at the 129 degrees West orbital position since 1 January. As planned, the all-electric satellite took six months to reach its orbital position and to successfully complete its testing. In addition, SES the GovSat-1 spacecraft arrived at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, FL, […]  More

SVG Rebrands Women’s Networking Group as SVGW

The Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that the Women’s Sports Media Initiative has been rebranded SVGW. The new brand, which was unveiled during the group’s annual meeting at the SVG Summit in December, more accurately reflects the membership and mission of SVG’s long-time women’s networking group.  More

CES 2018: Turner’s Sports Business Innovation Conference Delves Into Evolving Content Ecosystem

Turner Sports once again trotted out the big guns for its annual CES Sports Zone last week. The event featured not only live productions of Inside the NBA, The Warm-up, and ELEAGUE Street Fighter V Celebrity Showdown but also the two-day Sports Business Innovation conference featuring leading execs in the sports-media industry.  More

Clear-Com Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Clear-Com is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its founding.  Throughout the year, the company welcomes its employees, partners, users, and the wider pro-audio community across the world to commemorate the Clear-Com brand and all its rich history of innovation. This anniversary marks an important milestone for the company as it looks back on its incredible […]  More

Golf Channel Crew Walks Out at Sony Open Over Stalled Contract Negotiations

Technical crew and camera operators belonging to the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees walked out on Golf Channel’s production of the Sony Open in Honolulu on Sunday over stalled contract negotiations. The walk-out led to Golf Channel’s presenting limited coverage of the final round at the Sony Open and two other events in the Bahamas […]  More