Recent Posts by Will Strauss, Editor

IBC 2019: TVU Networks to debut all-in-one multi-camera production tool for audience participation via mobile

TVU Networks will use IBC 2019 to introduce a new all-in-one multi-camera production tool that allows sports TV producers to add real-time two-way audience participation components to their output using mobile phone video streams. The cloud-based TVU Talkshow supports bi-directional audience participation, enabling viewers to engage with an event or hosted show using the TVU […]  More

IBC 2019: Broadcast Solutions to showcase VRT newsgathering van

Broadcast Solutions will use IBC 2019 to show off a new ENG Van recently delivered to Belgian public broadcaster VRT. The unit, part of a contract of seven vehicles, is one of three identical newsgathering vans that were built earlier this year. The van is being used in the field to produce content for the […]  More

Moov snaps up 23 ChyronHego Prime graphics systems for UHD and HDR work

Live broadcast graphics company Moov has bought 23 ChyronHego Prime graphics systems that will be used to support its sports TV customers, including BT Sport, as they continue to expand their UHD and HDR workflows. Discussing the purchase, Laurie Beaumont, head of graphics at Moov, said the deal will help the London-based company to “stay […]  More

Basketball World Cup 2019: FIBA Media to add AR, SuperFeed and referee audio to host coverage

Augmented reality (AR) graphics, referee-audio and a broadcast SuperFeed will all be available as part of FIBA Media’s host broadcast of the Basketball World Cup 2019 which will tip-off in China next week. The live coverage of the 18th iteration of the men’s national basketball team finals will feature a number of TV production enhancements, […]  More

Journey to Japan: Rugby World Cup matches to be streamed for free in Asia, Host coverage plan revealed

Rugby World Cup 2019 matches will be shown live online in those markets that don’t have broadcast right holders, the competition’s organiser has confirmed. In a statement, World Rugby said that “reflecting its commitment to growing the sport’s reach in Asia” it would provide a streaming offering for Japan 2019 in territories where broadcast deals […]  More