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Ransome joins Ross Video as UK regional sales manager

Ross Video has announced that James Ransome has joined the EMEA sales team, taking the role of regional sales manager for the UK. Ransome started his career in broadcast working at Presteigne Broadcast Hire before taking on sales roles outside the industry. In 2015 Ransome returned to broadcast to work in a sales account manager […]  More

IBC 2018 Reflections: Grabyo CEO Gareth Capon sees automation, the cloud as the pulse of the broadcast industry

By Gareth Capon, CEO, Grabyo The broadcast industry is changing, fast. The sector is moving swiftly to meet the demands of today’s consumer, leading to technological developments that have brought the internet closer to the TV than ever before. As we witnessed at this year’s IBC Show, this momentum shows no sign of slowing down.  More

LYNX Technik is new member of AIMS Alliance for IP Media Solutions

LYNX Technik AG has joined the Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS). LYNX Technik’s solutions are installed at facilities worldwide supporting applications ranging from broadcast production, playout and distribution, global sporting events, houses of worship, government, as well as medical installation and theatrical events. With the ever-changing AV environments that media companies are operating within, LYNX […]  More

Guest Comment: Protecting sports rights in a multiscreen and OTT world

A recent BBC study exploring the threat of sports content piracy in the UK showed that a third of fans watch illegal streams of matches. If this level of piracy continues or worsens, it will negatively affect record high rights valuations we’re currently seeing, and hit subscription and advertising revenues hard, writes David Briggs, Chairman […]  More

BT Sport airs UEFA Champions’ and Europa League games in Dolby Atmos

Dolby Atmos has made the headlines at BT Sport which has shown exclusive live coverage of Manchester United v St Etienne (16 February) and Manchester City v AS Monaco (21 February) in Dolby Atmos sound, the first time this has ever happened in UEFA Champions League or UEFA Europa League matches, writes Heather McLean. The […]  More

Case Study: How TSN and RDS more than doubled video views with Deltatre’s microsites and enhanced video player

Adding interactive functionalities to the viewing experience proved to be key in engaging fans and maximising the value of football content during last summer’s Euros football tournament. After the successful digital coverage of the FIFA Women’s World Cup, Canadian broadcasters TSN and RDS wanted to bring fans an even more compelling experience during EURO 2016. […]  More

Sit-Down @ IBC 2016: Mark Roberts Motion Control discusses IP success

At IBC 2016, Mark Roberts Motion Control is concentrating its focus on its robotic camera systems for sports work. MRMC has been continuing to develop its IP-based robotic technology, showing the robotic camera control innovations that were used extensively at the Olympics this year, writes Tim Frost. “For the Olympics we had over 50 [units] […]  More

NAB 2016: Tech Advances You May Have Missed, Part 2

No surprise, NAB 2016 was packed with as much innovation in every product segment as the 2015 edition. So it’s a pleasure to walk to the edges of each hall in search of technology breakthroughs attendees may have missed. Part 1 covered innovations in video and TV technology. Here’s a look at hidden gems in […]  More

NAB 2016: Tech Advances You May Have Missed, Part 2

No surprise, NAB 2016 was packed with as much innovation in every product segment as the 2015 edition. So it’s a pleasure to walk to the edges of each hall in search of technology breakthroughs attendees may have missed. Part 1 covered innovations in video and TV technology. Here’s a look at hidden gems in […]  More