Recent Posts by SVG Staff

Sennheiser’s Hillbich ponders spectrum issues

Italian magazine Backstage (Tecniche Nuove Editor, Milano) is publishing this month a long and interesting interview with Norbert Hilbich of Sennheiser Electronics, writes SVG Europe Italian Correspondent, Roberto Landini. His replies are concerned with European digital television and potential issues arising around radio-microphones and wireless devices in general. What follows is a kindly granted brief […]  More

Who should host the Ryder Cup in 2018?

Sports Pro: Great article about the bidders for staging 2018’s Ryder Cup. The announcement, to be made on Tuesday 17th May, will bring almost two years of bidding to a close.  More

Over three billion connected TV devices by 2016

Rapid TV News: A new survey from ABI Research has concluded that connectivity continues its inexorable march into home entertainment, forecasting three billion shipments of connected TV devices by 2016.  More

Rugby World Cup final stages to TX in 3D

The Rugby World Cup will be broadcast in 3D technology for the first time after Rugby World Cup Limited (RWCL) appointed 3DLive as Official 3D Broadcaster of RWC 2011 in New Zealand.  More

DutchView overhauls with new EVS XT3 server

Netherlands: Dutch multimedia broadcasting company DutchView (the former NOB, Nederlandse Omroepproduktie Bedrijf) is going to acquire five XT3 production servers from EVS in an effort to renew its broadcast and production systems over the next three years.  More

RAI buys multiple Hitachi camera chains

Italy: RAI Television Corporation of Italy has selected Hitachi’s HD television cameras to upgrade its digital studios and facilities throughout Italy. By the completion of the project, RAI will have taken delivery of more than 150 Hitachi SK-HD1000 studio and EFP cameras.  More

IPL loses value

isportconnect.com: According to a Brand Finance India report the value of Brand Indian Premier League (IPL) has decreased from US$4.13bn last year to $3.67bn this, representing an erosion of $460m of its long-term value. While the value of the IPL itself has dropped due to last year’s controversies, the value of individual franchises have gone […]  More

SVG unveils 3D Live Playbook for Golf

The Sports Video Group today unveiled its second 3D Playbook, a new website underwritten by Sony and designed to give those involved in producing professional golf events in 3D a central resource for tips, photos, and more. The interactive site takes an in-depth look at the Sony Open, which was produced in 3D by Sony […]  More