Recent Posts by Fergal Ringrose, Editorial Director, Europe

First European showing for Camera Corps Stump Cam Version 3, MeerCat and Q3

Camera Corps has chosen IBC2014 as the global launch platform for the latest version of the Cricket Stump Cam which captures dynamic close-ups of major national matches and international tours. “Version 2 Cricket Stump Cam has been in successful use for about five seasons, delivering high-definition images from a camera integrated inside the middle stump […]  More

Forbidden and Take 1 partner for transcription

Forbidden Technologies, developer of the cloud video platform Forscene, and UK-based Take 1 Transcription, provider of transcription, captioning, and translation services, have announced a partnership that connects Take 1’s transcription capability to Forscene. Now Forscene users will be able to access Take 1’s service directly from the Forscene interface with the touch of a button. […]  More

Realtime graphics and slow motion replays to the fore at Broadcast Pix

New standalone fX3D realtime 3D graphics and ReVue HD slow motion replay systems will be on display at Broadcast Pix. The company will also demonstrate its ClearKey next generation chromakey, which is part of new version 3.0 software for Flint and version 4.0 software for Granite and Mica integrated production switchers, as well as spotlight […]  More

LiveWire to boost live video transmission

High quality live news and sports footage is top of the agenda on stand C83, Hall 4, where Livewire Digital will be showcasing enhanced versions of M-Link Live X for live video transmission and Newscaster, the professional solution for the delivery of HD and SD store and forward video designed to make the most of […]  More

Zürich takes centre stage for 2014 European Athletics Championships this week

The 22nd European Athletics Championships in Zürich this week (August 12-17) is expected to cross the milestone of 1,000 hours of live television coverage, with 35 international broadcasters from across Europe planning to televise the biggest athletics event of the year. Host broadcaster is Swiss Broadcasting Corporation (SRG SSR) and broadcasters taking the feed include […]  More

RTB upgrades transmission with ATEME Kyrion encoding

To support the upgrade of its digital transmission system, Radio Television Brunei (RTB) has selected the Kyrion CM5000 encoder from ATEME. The broadcaster has provided a 24/7 satellite uplink service since 2006, with RTB4 International delivered over Asia via the Asiasat 5 satellite. In order to facilitate the transmission of the daily RTB International programme, RTB […]  More