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DWR Distribution steps up as Clear-Com partner in South Africa

Clear-Com has appointed DWR Distribution as a new Authorised Partner in South Africa, as its reach in the local live events and house of worship sectors continues to grow. DWR Distribution supplies, installs and services audio, lighting and AV equipment for the entertainment sector in South Africa. Established in 2006 in Johannesburg, the company works […]  More

AJA introduces 8K support for HDR Image Analyser 12G

At InterBEE in Japan this week has announced new 8K support for HDR Image Analyser 12G, its real-time HDR and WCG monitoring and analysis platform developed in partnership with Colorfront. The upcoming free software release will feature up to 8K/UHD2 HDR monitoring and analysis for high raster content with 12G-SDI for higher bandwidth workflows with […]  More

Kenya Men’s Sevens secure spot in Tokyo 2020 Olympics

The second day of the 2019 Rugby Africa Men’s Sevens which was sponsored by Société Générale came to an end on Saturday and so did the tournament. The continental competition was hosted by the South African Rugby Union and organised by Rugby Africa (RugbyAfrique.com). Kenya were crowned champions after securing a 29-0 victory over their […]  More

Disguise gx range powers video-intensive MTV 2019 VMAs show

In August 2019, MTV hosted its 36th Annual Video Music Awards (VMAs) at the Prudential Centre in Newark, USA. The awards saw performances from some of the biggest names in the modern music including Taylor Swift, Shawn Mendes, Missy Elliot, and Miley Cyrus to name but a few. Broadcast globally, the show saw an audience […]  More

BBC and Sky agree new content and technology partnership

Sky and the BBC have agreed a new partnership that will see the two broadcasters collaborate across content and technology. As part of the wide-ranging partnership, the BBC iPlayer app and connected red button service will today launch on Sky Q, Sky’s next generation TV platform, offering Sky customers the full BBC iPlayer and red […]  More

UEFA unveils Football Federations of the Future initiative in Madrid

The recent annual UEFA GROW Conference in Madrid saw national associations from across the continent come together to discuss best practices and success stories they have experienced in their drive to develop the business side of their organisations. “This conference is very important for our relationships with other national federations and at the same time, […]  More

National Lacrosse League goes for Grabyo for real time highlights

US-based National Lacrosse League (NLL) has announced it will improve the League’s ability to share real time game highlights with its fans through a new partnership with Grabyo, a cloud-based video production, editing and distribution platform. “As we continue to focus on enhancing the fan experience with our digital-first strategy, we realise the value of […]  More

Riedel’s Bolero wireless intercom on stage at Sadler’s Wells

Sadler’s Wells Theatre in London has adopted Riedel’s Bolero wireless intercom to ensure reliable communications across the 10,000-square-metre building and the adjacent Lilian Baylis Studio. Located on London’s iconic Rosebery Avenue, the theatre is renowned as one of the world’s leading dance venues, staging contemporary dance and ballet performances in its 1,560-seat main auditorium. The […]  More

SMPTE and IABM announce collaboration to share knowledge

Standards body SMPTE and suppliers association IABM have announced a new collaborative agreement to share knowledge and expertise across their memberships. In the first stage of the agreement, members of each organisation are now able to take advantage of the other’s training courses at discounted rates. “A knowledge exchange with IABM makes a great deal […]  More

Rugby World Cup sets records across fan engagement, broadcast and digital

The first Rugby World Cup in Asia drew to a close with South Africa crowned champions and a multitude of records broken in the most impactful Rugby World Cup in history. With a record 99.3 per cent attendance across the tournament resulting in 1.84 million tickets sold, in addition to more than 1.13 million people […]  More