Recent Posts by Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

AE Live’s Stuart Coles on the acquisition of Ignite and efforts to futureproof the business [VIDEO]

In this interview, Stuart Coles, AE Live, chief commercial officer discusses how, over the last year, the company has taken the time to strategise and futureproof its business for the years ahead. In addition, he details the recent acquisition of Ignite, remote productions with BT Sport and Sky Sports, the company’s plans to expand in […]  More

Cobalt Digital’s Chris Shaw on the new 9904-UDX and 9905-MPx cards [VIDEO]

Chris Shaw, Cobalt Digital, EVP, sales and marketing, discusses the 9904-UDX and 9905-MPx cards and how he’s seeing sports-production clients utilize Cobalt Digital products in the field today. Cobalt designs and manufactures an extensive range of award-winning IP and 12G, 6G, 3G, HD, SD conversion, throwdown, and multiviewer technology that has been embraced by broadcasters  More

SVG Sit-Down: Misfits Gaming Group’s Ella Pravetz on reaching the evolving esports audience

As a tier one esports organisation with teams competing in League of Legends European Championship (LEC), Overwatch League (OWL), Call of Duty League (CDL) and others, Misfits Gaming Group’s media-production team is constantly churning out fresh content to serve the fans. Last year, Misfits Gaming announced the opening of its new 18,000sqft corporate headquarters in […]  More

World TeamTennis returns with marathon tourney at The Greenbrier in West Virginia

World TeamTennis is the latest pro league to embrace the “bubble” concept, taking over at The Greenbrier in West Virginia for a three-week season featuring nine teams and a limited number of fans in the stands. With strict health and safety guidelines in place to protect the crew, WTT’s broadcast-production team will have produced 66 […]  More

Fox Sports taps Google Cloud AI to automate content management workflows

Fox Sports is working with Google Cloud to automate one of the most manual processes in media and entertainment – logging, discovering and storing video assets. The system, already in development, will utilise Google Cloud’s video search and advanced machine learning capabilities to help the network unlock the full value of its vast sports content […]  More

Esports Stadium Arlington stays busy with shift to online tournaments

Opening in November 2018, Esports Stadium Arlington (ESA) has become a mecca for the gaming community, hosting a mix of high-profile and grassroots esports tournaments. However, with the in-venue event business on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, North America’s largest dedicated esports facility has shifted its focus, returning to the online roots from which […]  More

SVG Sit-Down: EditShare’s Conrad Clemson on the company’s evolution in his first year as CEO

Just over a year ago, EditShare announced that it had received a majority investment from private-equity firm ParkerGale Capital and brought on long-time Cisco executive Conrad Clemson as CEO. In the year since, EditShare has rapidly grown its revenue and team, debuted a variety of new and enhanced products, and plotted a new technology roadmap […]  More