750,000 tune in to Wimbledon’s first live Visual Radio streams
Broadcasts from three live matches were streamed to social media through Grabyo
European radio stations join forces for anniversary broadcast
44 stations to mark 50th anniversary of first concert from Queen Elizabeth Hall
British adults’ media consumption rises, TV still dominates
British adults spend 7 hours and 56 minutes a day consuming media
EBU: Trust between traditional and new media widening
According to the EBU's Trust in Media 2017 report, broadcast media remains the most trusted media throughout Europe
The first sale of Croatian drama for the British market
Global Series Network, an exclusive partner British public broadcaster, has bought the licence for the Croatian drama May They Rest in Peace for the UK market. This is the
BBC’s weekly global audience rises to 348 million
The BBC’s weekly audience has risen to a record 348 million people worldwide, a 13 per cent increase on last year. The BBC Global Audience Measure (GAM) figures represent the combined measured reach of international content, both news and entertainment, for the year 2015/16
Riedel gear supports Singapore’s celebration of 28th SEA Games
Riedel Communications' technology was used during the opening and closing ceremonies of the 28th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) in Singapore in June
Factory embraces Dolby Atmos with new audio studios
The award-winning Soho-based facility now has a new Dolby Atmos studio as well as facilities for all other Dolby formats
Radio Liberty enters TV news sector with Octopus
Octopus7 software has been used by Radio Liberty for the creation of TV news programme Current Time, a new joint production with Voice of America, undertaken with public and private broadcasters and internet portals in Georgia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, and Ukraine.
Cyprus Broadcasting Corporation manages archives with Dalet
Cyprus Broadcasting Corporation (CyBC) has employed Dalet Media Life to improve the management of its broadcast archives.
Al Jazeera Media Network chooses Teracue for London
Al Jazeera Media Network recently moved to its new UK studio in The Shard in London, and is once again using Teracue IPTV solutions to distribute TV channels.
Lawo A__line audio-to-IP interface premiered at NAB Show
Lawo brought a number of innovative new products to the NAB convention in order to demonstrate real-world solutions for broadcasters who want to move seamlessly between baseband and IP infrastructures.
Tamil Media to launch new facility with Altered Images
Technology reseller Altered Images has secured a contract win from London Tamil Media, worth over £1 million.
bitmovin provides 40 hour live stream for KroneHit
Austrian radio broadcaster KroneHit has deployed bitmovin’s cloud-based encoding platform bitcodin, in combination with the company’s bitdash MPEG DASH players to live stream a studio video feed of KroneHit’s 40 hour marathon fundraising event to support the Child’s Dream Foundation (Stiftung Kindertraum)
Sarah Barnett named president and manager, BBC America
Currently president and general manager of AMC Networks’ SundanceTV, Barnett will begin her new role early next year
Riedel to provide radio communications network and equipment for Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games
We continue our weekly look at a selected white paper from NewBay Connect, with Riedel.
Every week we profile one of the scores of white papers available on the NewBay Connect website, the digital resource centre for professionals within the broadcast, pro AV and pro audio markets. Today it’s the turn of Jünger Audio, whose paper Dynamics Processing features on the site.
BBC to power audience engagement with IMImobile
IMImobile has been awarded the contract under the BBC’s framework agreement for the provisioning of mobile and social messaging services, designed to help the BBC streamline the audience engagement process across mobile and social channels.