Recent Posts by Kristian Hernandez, Associate Editor

Live from Fury vs Wilder III: Fox Sports works with ESPN to chronicle final instalment of heavyweight trilogy

The greatest rivalries in boxing only need a pair of names to tell the story: Ali-Frazier, Tyson-Holyfield, Pacquiao-Mayweather. Nowadays, it’s Fury-Wilder that has taken the sport by storm. For the third chapter of this tale at Las Vegas’s T-Mobile Arena, Fox Sports is taking fans above, within and around the squared circle with a bevvy […]  More

Live From the US Open: Veritone and Thumbwar drive content for USTA digital platforms and international broadcasters

Despite being played in the neighbourhood of Flushing in New York City’s borough of Queens, the US Open is truly a global event. International broadcasters of all sorts clamour for content to feed to their tennis-hungry fans, and, in an initiative that has been tinkered with every year, Veritone and Thumbwar have partnered on a […]  More

Intel Sports’ Dana Dar on transforming mobile fan engagement through Intel True View [VIDEO]

Since the inception of volumetric video, fans have been craving new ways to digest live sports content. Enter Intel Sports’ Dana Dar on Transforming Mobile Fan Engagement Through Intel True View, an innovation from Intel Sports that allows 360-degree coverage of any play with the help of dozens of high definition cameras that are dispersed around […]  More

SVG Summit: Blizzard’s Pete Emminger previews home and away format for Overwatch and Call of Duty Leagues

Blizzard Entertainment is one of the busiest entities in esports. Whether driving the competitions of the Overwatch League or handling productions of BlizzCon, the company’s largest event that promotes its biggest gaming franchises, the calendar is filled with plenty of large-scale events. At last month’s SVG Summit in New York, SVG associate editor Kristian Hernandez […]  More

Annual SMPTE conclave tackles current questions and outlines potential future

Meeting in Los Angeles for the second consecutive year, the SMPTE Technical Conference and Exhibition (21-24 October) once again ploughed the trenches of nitty-gritty technology, dissecting such subjects as ATSC 3.0, 8K, and improved security measures. Patrick Griffis, VP of technology, Office of the CTO, Dolby Laboratories, welcomed attendees to his first conference as SMPTE […]  More

IBC 2019: Teradek’s Orbit brings zero-delay, wireless 4K video to broadcast and live production

Teradek is leading the charge to introduce zero-delay wireless video technology to the broadcast, live production and ProAV markets with Orbit, the world’s first zero-delay wireless video system that transmits lossless, 4K HDR video over ranges up to 2km. Orbit joins the previously announced Orbit PTZ, Teradek’s 4K wireless video transmission and control solution for […]  More