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News: Distribution

UEFA launches free-to-air OTT digital platform

UEFA has unveiled its new Over The Top (OTT) streaming platform UEFA.tv. It is aimed at giving viewers greater access to live and on-demand video content from a variety of competitions. German Bundesliga to be the first league to offer content on UEFA.tv [Read more]


News: Job + Career

Gearhouse Broadcast appoints Thea Finch as Lead Production Manager

Gearhouse Broadcast, the Gravity Media-owned supplier of technical facilities, crew and services used to capture the world’s most watched content, has hired Thea Finch as Lead Production Manager. The appointment will see Thea head up the production team to ensure effective day-to-day operational activity, act as key point of contact for clients, and have overall responsibility for all Projects production budgets. [Read more]



News: Distribution

3SS to power Joyn

3 Screen Solutions (3SS), leading provider of software solutions for set-top box (STB) and multiscreen digital entertainment, announces being chosen to provide development, engineering and integration for Joyn, the ambitious new entertainment streaming service co-owned by ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery. [Read more]


News: Production

Augmented reality graphics at Wimbledon

At Wimbledon Championships 2019 sport & events graphics company MOOV serve ace augmented reality graphics for BBC Sport. MOOV are using RT Software’s AR solution on a 3 camera setup which utilises the StarTracker camera tracking technology from Mo-Sys. [Read more]



News: Technology

Machine learning and native support for IP

Innovative design and the latest technologies, including machine learning and native support for IP, are the driving force behind new production and storytelling solutions on show from EVS at IBC 2019 (stand 8.B90). EVS presents its future lean production solutions offering live production standards accessible at lower operational costs. [Read more]


News: Technology

PlayBox Neo Channel-in-a-Box Goes Live at Life TV Asia

Life TV Asia, based at Marikina City in the Philippines, has chosen PlayBox Neo Channel-in-a-Box as the core of its broadcast playout system. The new installation forms the core of an infrastructure upgrade designed to maximize the station's operating efficiency. [Read more]



News: Job + Career

Gearhouse Broadcast appoints John Williams as Head of Projects

Gearhouse Broadcast, the Gravity Media-owned supplier of technical facilities, crew and services, has appointed John Williams as Head of Projects. In his new role, John will oversee the technical and commercial performance of the Projects department and make a strategic contribution to overall business growth. [Read more]


News: Distribution

DVB to Demonstrate Advanced OTT Delivery Features

At IBC2019, DVB will demonstrate how it is enabling an open standards-based approach to OTT and broadband television through its new DVB-I suite of specifications, highlighting support for low latency, enhanced service discovery, and mABR. [Read more]