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Apple puts older FCP back on sale

BBC News: Apple has put an older version of its Final Cut Pro editing software back on sale after complaints that its replacement was not good enough for professional work.  More

Sony India plans showcase sports TV channel

Rapid TV News: Indian Premier League (IPL) twenty20 cricket coverage will be one of the star offerings of a new Indian premium sports TV channel to be launched in 2012 by Multi Screen Media (MSM).  More

Rebel TV uses Gaddafi truck to broadcast

World News Australia: A shining white truck sits imposingly behind a building off the combat-blasted main avenue in Libya’s port city of Misrata, a rebel bastion that was besieged for months by loyalist forces.  More

SKIDATA equipping stadiums for Euro 2012

Lest we forget, there is at least one other large, sporting event next summer. Over on the stadia side of the business, access management specialist SKIDATA is equipping half of the stadiums for Euro 2012 with state-of-the-art access management and POS solutions for event access and food services.  More

T-VIPS proves A1 solution

A1 Telekom Austria AG has deployed T-VIPS’ JPEG2000 Video Gateway, the TVG450, in its new fleet of OB vans to form an innovative OB/IP contribution system. The primary use of the new vans is to enable ORF, the state broadcaster, to transport high quality, JPEG2000 video, from 150 points of presence across Austria, over A1’s […]  More

PGA TOUR broadcast rights secured over next decade

PGA Tour News: PGA TOUR Commissioner Tim Finchem, CBS Sports Chairman Sean McManus and NBC Sports Group Chairman Mark Lazarus announced Thursday the completion of unprecedented broadcast network television agreements that will secure the PGA TOUR’s television rights for the next 10 years.  More

200 hours of 3D confirmed for London 2012

Panasonic, the IOC and Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS) have announced their partnership agreement to make the London 2012 Olympic Games the first ever live 3D Olympic Games. The 3D broadcast will include major events such as the Opening and Closing Ceremonies, athletics, gymnastics, diving and swimming, and will be produced and delivered to participating rights-holding […]  More

Serie A strike set to rumble on

Sport Business: The new Serie A season fell victim to a player strike at the weekend, with officials warning that the action could continue for many weeks to come.  More

NAC expands its Sports Broadcast Business Unit

Live Production: NAC Image Technology announces the expansion of its Sports Broadcast Business Unit.  NAC is pleased to announce the appointment of Andy Hayford as International Sales Manager for NAC Hi-Motion Products effective immediately.  More