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MTI Film Introduces the CORTEX CarryOn at #NABShow

MTI Film is not only an industry giant in the world of film restoration and post production, but also a provider to a sleek new product powered by CORTEX Dailies, introducing the CarryOn! This liquid cooled, 12TB of raided SSD’s, and camera card reader, is complimented with the power of 4K HD-SDI and HDMI output options, 802.11ac WiFi & Bluetooth ...

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Masstech to Acquire PlayBox Products and Technology

See on – Broadcast Beat Magazine, Daily EditionMasstech to Acquire PlayBox Products and Technology. TORONTO—Masstech Group has signed a letter of intent to acquire the products and technology of PlayBox Technology, provider of channel-in-a-box systems for television.See on

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Disney is gearing up for online TV future, says Disney and ABC Television Group president Anne Sweeney

See on – Broadcast EngineeringDisney is gearing up its broadcast business for a future dominated by online TV streaming, according to president of Disney/ABC…See on

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6 Mistakes to Avoid with Your Next Broadcast Automation Upgrade

See on – Broadcast EngineeringSix mistakes to avoid on your next broadcast automation upgrade project to keep things focused and relevant.See on

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Volicon Debuts Review, Comply, and Monitor Applications for Observer Media Intelligence Platform at the 2014 NAB Show

BURLINGTON, Mass. — March 31, 2014 — During the 2014 NAB Show, Volicon will feature the new Review, Comply, and Monitor applications within the company’s Observer(R) Media Intelligence Platform(TM). While the platform itself records a station’s media from ingest to playout, as well as multiple on-air broadcasts, these three applications provide powerful tools for evaluating and validating the content of ...

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Wohler CEO Carl Dempsey to Serve as Panelist for IABM State of the Industry Breakfast at 2014 NAB Show

SAN FRANCISCO — March 31, 2014 — Wohler Technologies today announced that Carl Dempsey, the company’s CEO, will participate in a panel discussion during the IABM (International Association of Broadcasting Manufacturers) Annual NAB State of the Industry Breakfast on Monday, April 7, the first day of the 2014 NAB Show. Dempsey will join fellow CEOs Brian Cram of Dejero Labs, ...

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Digigram AoIP Distribution Codec IQOYA *SERV/LINK Now Supports up to 32 MADI Stereo Channels and 32 Stereo Codecs in 1-RU

Space-Saving Version of Popular IP Audio Codec Provides High Channel Density and Stable, High-Quality Streaming for Variety of Broadcast Applications MONTBONNOT, France — March 31, 2014 — Digigram today announced the release of the company’s renowned IQOYA *SERV/LINK IP audio codec in a space-saving new 1-RU design that supports up to 64 MADI channels of radio programs, intercom, and commentary ...

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Thomson Video Networks and Broadcom to Demonstrate Advanced Delivery of UHD TV for Satellite, Cable, and Terrestrial Applications at 2014 NAB Show

RENNES, France — March 31, 2014 — At the 2014 NAB Show, Thomson Video Networks and Broadcom will demonstrate delivery of 4K Ultra HD (UHD) broadcast streams for next-generation satellite, cable, and terrestrial applications via the emerging High-Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) standard. The demonstration will highlight the integration of Thomson Video Networks’ award-winning ViBE(TM) VS7000 multi-screen encoding/transcoding platform with a ...

Read More » Announces Final List of Featured Archives for NAB '14

Eleven World-Class Footage Companies Are Participating in’s Featured Footage Archive Program at NAB 2014. Each Company Will Provide A Special Discount Offer Exclusively to NAB Attendees

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AmberFin Unveils Unique Adaptive Cadence Correction Algorithm Within iCR Platform at NAB 2014

Real World Solution to Mixed Cadence Content Empowers Revenue Generating Internet, International and Digital Workflows (Basingstoke, United Kingdom–March 31, 2014) At NAB 2014, on booth SU8505 AmberFin, a leading developer of file-based media ingest, transcoding and quality control solutions for owners, broadcasters, sports organizations and post-production houses, will unveil its Adaptive Cadence Corrector (ACC), a unique software-based system for correcting ...

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NAB Statement on FCC Order Regarding Broadcaster Sharing Agreements

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In response to a vote today by the FCC approving an order regarding broadcaster sharing agreements, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton:

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Facilis TerraBlock Turbocharges ‘Need for Speed’ Post Production for Bandito Brothers

Indie production company Bandito Brothers tapped Facilis Technology’s TerraBlock 24D as an on-set shared storage solution to accelerate 4K post production for director Scott Waugh’s “Need for Speed,” which released in theatres on March 14, 2014. Produced by DreamWorks Pictures and starring Aaron Paul, the film adaptation of Electronic Arts’ series of “Need for Speed” video games follows street racer ...

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Ensemble Designs Shows Mixing and Direct Take For BrightEye NXT 2.0 Routers #NABShow

    March 31, 2014 Grass Valley, California – Ensemble Designs announced today the NAB release of version 2.0 software for its BrightEye NXT line of Compact Routers.  The software upgrade, provided at no charge to owners of Ensemble Designs BrightEye NXT Video Routing Switchers, provides dissolves and direct take transitions of HDMI as well as SDI sources, external control ...

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"Game of Thrones" Wins Outstanding Location TV Program "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" Wins Outstanding Location Feature Film at the 1st Annual Location Managers Guild of America Awards

Alexander Payne, Haskell Wexler, Scott Dewees and Sheri Davis Receive Special Honors Billy Crystal and Cheryl Boone Isaacs Among Presenters

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Codex Announce workflow Solution for Phantom Flex4K Camera

(London, United Kingdom–March 31, 2014) Codex, the industry leader in RAW recording and workflow, is working with Vision Research to provide a robust and powerful workflow for the Phantom Flex4K camera. Already widely used around the world with many different cameras, Codex Vault is a mobile workflow device that supports the rapid transfer of the digital camera originals from the ...

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