YouView is putting its faith in cloud-based technology and HTML5 with the rollout of a re-engineered infrastructure and redesigned viewer experience for the hybrid DTT and broadband TV service.
The BBC is looking to recover some of the £75m it has spent developing its personalisation platform myBBC, by selling it to other broadcasters.
The inclusion of High Dynamic Range (HDR), higher frame rates and object-based audio in the latest specification for Ultra High Definition (UHD) could provide the “tipping point” for adoption of the technology, according to the chair of Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB), which agreed the specification.
Blackmagic Design has released a “major” update for its Video Assist monitor and recorder that adds 3D LUTs to the 5-inch HD model and the 7-inch 4K device.
BSI UK has overhauled its Real Freedom RF camera system to integrate the unit’s antenna inside the camera back unit.
Arena TV has added Lawo’s VSM control system to its fleet of outside broadcast vans.
Media services and post-production facility TVT has appointed former Scripps Networks group financial controller Richard Bains to the role of vice-president of finance.
NEP Europe has committed to purchasing all Grass Valley native 4K cameras for its new underconstruction trucks.
Sky Sports is using Ooyala’s Flex media logistics platform for the delivery of in-game clips and highlights of Premier League games to 40 international licensee partners.
A talent agency focused on sound post-production has been launched by freelance sound designer and editor Milos Stojanovic.
TSL Products has offloaded its SoundField surround sound audio product line to The Freedman Electronics Group, which includes the Røde microphones range.
The producer/director of the recently-released Power of The Daleks and the director of upcoming documentary Spitfire are among the industry leaders lined up to speak at next week’s Restoration and Archive Forum (R&A Forum).
The shortlist for the Best Post Production House category at the 2017 Broadcast Awards has been revealed.
Outside broadcast giant the NEP Group has agreed a £124m takeover of audio visual equipment and services provider Avesco, which owns events business Creative Technology and services company mclcreate.
Rigging firm Figure Nine and agency Briz Kidz Casting are the latest additions to the media village at The Bottle Yard Studios in Bristol.
Full post-production on the documentary about a 1979 football match between a team of black players and an all-white side.
Ensuring firms can continue to work across territories must be a Brexit priority, says Ron Downey
There are those who talk about Final Cut Pro X and there are those that use Final Cut Pro X, says Rory Cantwell
Broadcast engineers are no longer just boffins who configure kit, says John Maxwell Hobbs.