Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

Investment in women’s sport to double thanks to digital viewers

Younger, digitally savvy audiences are helping to fuel a rise in viewership of women’s sport, which is, in turn, boosting investment in the broadcasting of women’s sport, according to new research. Women’s sport has grown in prominence thanks to the rise of digital platforms and is now set to skyrocket. In fact, 94% of industry […]  More

FOR-A finalises investment and global distribution agreement with Variant Systems Group

FOR-A has finalised its full strategic investment in Variant Systems Group (VSG), a provider of live broadcast production tools for the sports media and entertainment industry. FOR-A and VSG have also signed on a global distribution agreement whereby FOR-A will offer, on an exclusive basis throughout the world, VSG’s Envivo sports and live event replay […]  More

Creative Technology increases its Phabrix Qx inventory for live events

Creative Technology, an NEP Live Events company, has purchased a fourth Qx rasterizer from Phabrix that will be used in the company’s new portable production unit (PPU). Creative Technology covers a wide variety of live events across the broadcast, corporate, entertainment and sports industries, including a lot of live music events and tours such as […]  More

Tedial tackles sports production with Smartlive Multi Sport configurations

Tedial, an independent MAM technology solutions specialist, is responding to the rising demand for improved business and operational efficiency in live sports production and media content distribution with enhanced versions of its flagship solutions. The latest improvements to the company’s award-winning platforms will be showcased at NAB Show New York 2019 on 16 and 17 […]  More

Tony Rhodes joins Tyrell as account manager

Tyrell, a broadcast, professional video and audio solutions provider in the UK and Ireland, has announced the expansion of the team, with the appointment of Tony Rhodes as account manager, based in London. The appointment of Rhodes reflects Tyrell’s continued investment in the UK team. Rhodes brings a vast array of experience built during his […]  More

Genelec opens Berlin Experience Centre

Genelec has opened a Genelec Experience Centre in central Berlin, a brand new demonstration facility that provides visitors with a high quality critical listening environment from stereo to immersive, and allows Genelec to showcase its wide range of studio monitors and AV and home audio loudspeakers. The new Berlin location joins existing Experience Centre facilities […]  More

TVU Networks collaborates with AIMS Foundation to live stream annual concert from Catalonia

TVU Networks recently partnered with the Academia Internacional de Música de Solsona (AIMS) Foundation to live broadcast the organisation’s annual music festival in August. AIMS is an independent non-profit organisation that provides young musicians with opportunities to learn, perform and connect with their communities through classical music. It brings in renowned contemporary musicians to educate […]  More