AT&T SportsNet Pittsburgh Launches Steel-City–Themed Studio

As the only U.S. city whose pro teams sport the same colors, Pittsburgh, with its signature black-and-gold motif, boasts the most unified aesthetic of any sports town. Add in its unique cityscape and blue-collar sensibility, and AT&T SportsNet Pittsburgh had plenty to work with in designing a new Pittsburgh-centric studio in advance of the 2019-20 […]  More

Dome Productions’ Unique New Truck ‘Showcase’ Targets Digital-Content Creators

One of the top mobile-production–facility providers in the business, Dome Productions made a splash in 2019 not by introducing another 53-ft. expando or a fully IP facility into the market. Instead, the company rolled Showcase, which is designed to meet the needs of digital-media companies looking to take their onsite productions to a new level.  More

Creative Technology Creates Broadcast Spectacular With Track Projection at 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championships

At the IAAF World Athletics Championships 2019 in Doha, Creative Technology took virtual reality (VR) and projection mapping to new levels in what is considered to be a world-first for sports broadcasting. The company built a VR-based pre-vizualisation tool to enable the IAAF and broadcasters to plan out the intricacies of the games, and laser […]  More

Vodafone Brings 5G Network Into Play With Fan Assistant Referee in World First on the Isles of Scilly

Vodafone’s new 5G network on the Isles of Scilly has been used to introduce Fan-Assistant Refereeing (FAR) to live football coverage. The network, which launched on July 3, enabled fans around the Isles to receive a live Facebook stream of the opening game of the season between Garrison Gunners and Woolpack Wanderers, the two members […]  More

Fox Sports Brings College Football Operations Onsite to Ohio State’s Campus

Fox Sports plans an all-out production blitz for its presentation of No. 4 Penn State at No. 1 Ohio State on Saturday, Nov. 23. Before the Big Noon Saturday clash between the Big Ten East Division powerhouses, the network presents a special two-hour edition of Big Noon Kickoff with studio locations inside and outside Ohio Stadium.  More

Behind the Mic: Bleacher Report Gives Adam Lefkoe More Air Time, Fox Sports Dismisses Chris Carter

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, Bleacher Report extends a rising on-air star, Fox Sports cuts ties with a well-known personality, ESPN outlines their broadcast team for the reimagined XFL, […]  More

Mediapro Canada, Others Let Soccer Fans Watch USA vs. Canada in CONCACAF Nations League for Free

The eagerly-anticipated third and final round CONCACAF Nations League match between continental rivals Canada and USA, to be held at Orlando’s Exploria Stadium on November 15, will be broadcast free of charge nationwide through agreements with Bell, Rogers Communications and TELUS and rights holder Mediapro Canada, making the game available to some 6 million Canadian […]  More