Save the Date: SVG Hosts Remote Production Workflows Virtual Series on Oct 28-29

SVG is excited to announce the latest in our series of virtual events: The Remote Production Workflows Virtual Series. Taking place on Oct. 28-29, this event will take a look at the current and future state of remote/at-home production. IP, virtualized systems, and the cloud are changing the nature of remote production and allowing for […]  More

ESPN’s MegaCast Coverage Returns for Monday Night Football in Las Vegas

ESPN is bringing back its MegaCast model for this week’s edition of Monday Night Football, utilizing multiple networks to showcase the Raiders’ first game in Las Vegas hosting the New Orleans Saints and the debut of Allegiant Stadium. ESPN will broadcast the traditional telecast, which will be simulcast on ABC, and ESPN Deportes will have […]  More

Fox Sports Inks Multi-year NHRA Rights Extension

The National Hot Rod Association and FOX Sports have announced a multi-year extension of their agreement to telecast all NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing series competitions across FOX, FS1 and FS2 well into this decade. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.  More

Sportradar Integrity Services Signs on to Support BCCI for 2020 IPL Season

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has signed an agreement with Sportradar Integrity Services to support its Anti-Corruption Unit in monitoring and safeguarding the integrity of matches in the 2020 IPL season. As part of the agreement, all matches from the 2020 IPL – to be held in the United Arab Emirates […]  More

Canon U.S.A. Staff Hosts Virtual Training for Ronald McDonald Campers

For the third year in a row, and the first time virtually, Canon U.S.A. staff lent their time and equipment to train and educate attendees of the Ronald McDonald Camp. The virtual Ronald McDonald Camp took place from August 17-21 via web conferencing. The Ronald McDonald Camp is a part of the Philadelphia region of […]  More

NFL, YouTube Re-Up Deal for Exclusive Content

The NFL and YouTube today announced a partnership renewal that will bring more NFL content, including exclusive original series, game previews, highlights and analysis to the NFL’s official YouTube channel. Among the new exclusive NFL content coming to YouTube is the second season of NFL Game Day All-Access, premiering Wednesday, September 16.  More

VITEC Embarks on Becoming Carbon Neutral by 2021

VITEC announced a new green initiative to control the company’s environmental impact. Its goal is to become completely carbon neutral by 2021 in all facets of business operations, including the manufacturing of its video products. VITEC’s carbon-balanced video products will support the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) objectives of customers who share VITEC’s commitment to […]  More

Patriot League Inks Multi-Year Rights Agreement With ESPN+

The Patriot League has reached a multi-year agreement that makes ESPN+ the exclusive digital home for live and archived Patriot League sporting events, starting with the 2020-21 academic year. ESPN+ will be home to more than 800 annual events, including college football games, and men’s and women’s basketball contests.  More

EditShare Divests Lightworks, QScan Product Lines

EditShare announced the sale of its Lightworks non-linear editor and QScan quality assurance assets to technology partner, Lwks Software. The transaction includes the Lightworks and QScan products and associated personnel.  More

Big Ten Conference To Resume 2020 College Football Season on Oct. 23

The Big Ten Council of Presidents and Chancellors (COP/C) adopted significant medical protocols including daily antigen testing, enhanced cardiac screening, and an enhanced data-driven approach when making decisions about practice/competition. The COP/C voted unanimously to resume the football season starting the weekend of October 23-24, 2020. The decision was based on information presented by the […]  More