Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

Whisper bowled over by Tellyo for enhanced highlights and live match clips for England and Wales Cricket Board

Tellyo’s long-standing relationship with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has continued as Whisper announced it has selected the Tellyo Pro Platform to create real-time clips and highlights of the Test series between England and the West Indies, and deliver them live to all ECB platforms. As part of its contract with the ECB, Whisper has been appointed to […]  More

Sport England to help more women play football with £1 million investment into UEFA Women’s EURO 2022

Sport England has awarded £1 million of National Lottery funding to England’s hosting of the UEFA European Women’s Championship in 2022 (WEURO2022) with a view to increasing the number of adult women playing football in England. In keeping with Sport England’s continued commitment to women’s and girls’ sport, the investment will support the development of […]  More

Genelec G LearningLab to host new GLM 4 tutorials

Genelec’s new G LearningLab educational programme is to kick off this August with a series of tutorials focusing exclusively on the company’s GLM loudspeaker manager software. Entitled ‘6 steps to creating your Sonic Reference’, the training sessions will also be used to unveil GLM 4 – the newest version of the software – which is […]  More

SVG Europe Women Virtual announces wellbeing and resilience workshop on 13 August

Taking a different tack for its next event, SVG Europe Women Virtual is pleased to announce a first wellbeing and resilience workshop. On the morning of 13 August at 10am (UK time), special guest speaker, wellbeing and resilience coach Sarah Swanton will provide constructive, practical guidance on how to emotionally survive this difficult period we […]  More

Consumers demand bundled OTT offerings as providers increase in number

As video streaming providers increase in number, consumers are increasingly interested in being offered bundled services to reduce the cost and complexity of subscriptions. According to a new study from Imagen, consumers also said they believe traditional TV will cease to exist. However, Imagen commercial director, Will Pitt, told SVG Europe that sports content has […]  More

From All Around to locked down: Wrapping an Olympic docuseries without Tokyo 2020

Since April 2019, production company Noah Media Group has been producing an access-all-areas gymnastics documentary following three of the world’s best female gymnasts in their bid to make it to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Produced exclusively for the Olympic Channel by Noah Media Group, All Around production crews have logged 120,000 miles, visited 20 cities, gone behind […]  More

Olympic Channel launches countdown of content to mark one year to deferred event

To mark the beginning of the one-year countdown towards the Olympic Games Tokyo 2021, the Olympic Channel has announced its summer programming line up led by a Great Olympic Moments streaming channel, official Olympic films, Olympic Games replays and original series and films. To begin the countdown, the Olympic Channel will present live coverage of […]  More

Altice France launches new vertical format for live video on BFMTV channel

Rolling news channel BFMTV, part of the Altice Group, has launched ‘Live Vertical’, a new smartphone user experience. Developed in collaboration with French start-up Wildmoka, the Live Vertical solution automatically converts the horizontal frames of standard TV streams to a vertical format better suited to smartphone screens. Wildmoka exclusively developed Live Vertical in collaboration with […]  More

The Motorsport Show 2020: Formula 1’s Dean Locke and Nascar’s Steve Stum to discuss the return to the track

SVG Europe is pleased to announce that it will host sessions with Formula 1 and Nascar at The Motorsport Show 2020, an online event that will examine how motor racing is being brought back to TV screens following the coronavirus pandemic and how motorsport coverage might develop in the future. Formula 1’s Dean Locke, director […]  More

Spanish football action continues for LaLiga fans in UK and Ireland

Real Madrid have already claimed their 34th title as 2019-20 champions of LaLiga Santander, but fans have more live Spanish football to look forward to in July and August on LaLigaTV, the 24/7 channel available to UK customers on Sky and Virgin, as well as the Premier Player app. LaLiga and broadcast partner Premier Sports […]  More