There are four weeks to go until the TVBAwards, the first event of its kind held by TVBEurope and TV Technology Europe.
Sophie Turner Laing, former BSkyB managing director of content, is to become chief executive of the merged Endemol and Shine global TV production business.
IBC has announced that IBC2014 was the most successful show ever. It attracted a total of 55,092 attendees, which is an increase on 2013 of 4%.
There is just one month to go until the inaugural TVBAwards, which will be celebrated on Thursday 23 October at the Hilton London Wembley.
Deluxe has acquired mediapeers, a B2B cloud software provider that enables content owners to market and sell their movie and television assets to the global market.
TVBEurope unveils the winners of its IBC2014 Best of Show Awards.
Norweigan manufacturer Barnfind Technologies has expanded operations by opening an office in Rickmansworth, UK. Anil Parmar is serving as vice president sales UK and Ireland, and Nilesh Mandalia has assumed the role of managing director UK and Ireland.
IABM has announced the winners of its 2014 Design and Innovation Awards, honouring the most outstanding broadcast media industry talent.
IBC2014 drew to a close yesterday with attendance figures revealed at the wrap-up conference.
Forget about interacting with your smart TV using a remote control – that is so old hat! A few years down the road, you may be able to touch your iPad and feel the skin of the crocodile you are watching in your favourite wildlife videos on YouTube.
“Should we go for UHD-1 or wait for UHD-2,” asked the EBU’s Hans Hoffman. “When will services start? When will consumers buy new displays? Should we wait for a more robust and satisfactory set of technical demands to be in place before we start?”
Broadcasting is the “most powerful cultural medium” and broadcasters have a social responsibility to introduce people to new and complex ideas, Professor Brian Cox, physicist and science TV presenter, told a packed Forum audience at IBC
One of the world’s earliest cryptographic machines, the Enigma, is on show at the Cryptography Research stand.
The session on ‘The Cloud and Broadcast TV’ found that only a handful of broadcasters are not yet using some kind of cloud capabilities but the weight of the usage is in preparation and distribution of content and not on production, particularly for live events.
Right after IBC’s ‘great spectrum debate’ decided to signal that the broadcast group had ‘beaten’ the mobile broadband community, the show was buzzing with the news that the EU had decided that a further consultative period is required.
The Digital TV Group (DTG) the industry association for digital TV in the UK, has today released a White Paper report at IBC, Amsterdam.
It is my great pleasure to welcome you to IBC2014 — writes Michael Crimp, CEO, IBC —an event which I firmly believe to be vital in reflecting the industry’s innovation and enhancing all our understanding of technology and the electronic media business on a global level.
Systems integrators and broadcast equipment manufacturers, TSL and IPE, have announced that they propose to merge.
The European Commission has stepped into the ongoing rows about broadcast spectrum.
Piksel plans to use IBC2014 to showcase how its product suite has developed since the company’s launch a year ago.
RRsat has announced a company-wide rebrand to RR Media to reflect an expansion in its global service offering.