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In the driver’s seat: Fan control and data-driven experiences are key to next-gen sports viewing

By Joe Ferreira, vice president, sports & events, LTN Global The nature of sports consumption is rapidly evolving, with highly interactive, personalised experiences shaping viewing habits. Fans tuning into major finals across the sporting calendar have more customisation options at their fingertips than ever before, placing pressure on sports content producers to deliver immersive, fan-controlled […]  More

Pixellot to produce hundreds of Hungarian Hockey Federation games

Pixellot and Magyar Jégkorong Szövetség – The Hungarian Hockey Federation – have teamed up to provide full coverage of all top league Hungarian ice hockey matches in the coming season. The deployment of Pixellot systems will augment the TV broadcasts of the federation meaning that not only will all first league games be broadcast, but also […]  More

Olympics, OTT and open source: TAG VS’s Kevin Joyce discusses continuous innovation in a year like no other

As Kevin Joyce, Zer0 Friction office at TAG Video Systems, reflects on a busy summer of sport, it’s clear that there’s one particular highlight – the Tokyo Olympics. “That was a big event for TAG,” he enthuses. “Being an all-IP, all-software, real-time media platform and in the midst of COVID, where people had to start putting together dynamic, […]  More

Live from The Ryder Cup 2020: Sky and NBC collaborate to produce enhanced coverage of the ‘biggest event in golf’

After a 12-month hiatus, the 2020 Ryder Cup begins today (Friday 24 September) as Team USA and Team Europe square off at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wisconsin. It’s not only a significant and much-anticipated sporting event, but it also marks the first Ryder Cup where Sky Sports and NBC Sports are part of the same […]  More

Sony encourages attendees to Live Your Vision at London event

Sony’s London face-to-face roadshow closed yesterday (23 September) after two days of fruitful interactions between solutions, Sony staff, partners and selected customers. Under the banner Live Your Vision, the event was an opportunity to take stock of the changes that have occurred over the past 18 months. It presented multiple opportunities for conversations around topics […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021 Finalist: FIS Ski Tour Nordic 2020 by SVT

As the host broadcaster for the FIS Ski Tour Nordic 2020, Sweden’s national public broadcaster  Sveriges Television (SVT) had the opportunity to push boundaries in the pursuit of a better environment, earning their highly sort after place on SVG Europe’s prestigious ‘One Planet Award for Sustainability in Sports TV’ shortlist. Building on several years of remote […]  More

SVG Europe announces first speakers for Sound Talks – Inside Monitoring

SVG Europe is pleased to announce its next Sound Talks event, ‘Inside Monitoring’, which is taking place on 6 October at 4pm (UK time). With the support of title sponsor Telos Alliance, registration sponsor TSL Products, and associate sponsor Genelec, the online event will take a deep dive into the challenges of Atmos monitoring in […]  More

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