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PGA TOUR introduces live augmented reality app

PGA TOUR introduced PGA TOUR AR, a brand new augmented reality (AR) app bringing live AR tournament coverage to life for fans around the world on their iPhone and iPad. Live AR coverage on PGA TOUR AR will begin in conjunction with the opening round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard on Thursday, March 15. [Read more]


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Nevion extends VideoIPath to handle SDN for data services

Nevion has extended its support for data services in VideoIPath, its orchestration and SDN control software. VideoIPath is used by broadcasters and service providers to manage real-time video and audio flows in their facilities, and for contribution, remote production and primary distribution. VideoIPath is on the showfloor at NAB 2018 (booth SU5510). [Read more]



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Com Hem speeds up with Harmonic´s CableOS

The Swedish cable operator Com Hem is using with Harmonic’s CableOS the world's first virtualized Cable Access Network to deliver the Nordic region’s fastest broadband speeds. The company is deploying CableOS across its network, delivering high-speed broadband services to a rapidly growing number of connected devices. [Read more]


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Globecast offers streaming service to Ladies European Tour

Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, is hailing the last year as one of streaming successes after it completed a range of projects, supplying a variety of services. These included beside the WPGA golf series Ladies European Tour, The British GT Championship, Equestrian Endurance and Star Sixes (football). [Read more]



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Olympic Channel with new cooperations

Following the recent celebration of its one-year anniversary, the Olympic Channel announced that it has reached cooperation agreements with the Alliance of Independent Recognised Members of Sport (AIMS), and the international governing bodies for fistball, muaythai, polo, powerlifting and tug of war to collaborate on content for the multi-platform global media destination. [Read more]


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Asia’s first OTT sports live streaming service

Video experience pioneer Accedo has worked with SportsFix, to deliver Asia’s first dedicated OTT sports live streaming service in the ASEAN region. Fast-growing start-up SportsFix was launched in Malaysia in August this year and offers both live and VOD content via mobile and mobile web to millions of fans who do not have easy access to the sports they crave for. [Read more]



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RTL II Selects Nevion for Video-over-IP Solution

Nevion, provider of virtualized media production solutions, and partner LOGIC media solutions are selected by German broadcaster RTL II to deliver a video-over-IP solution for its OTT-playout. Following the acquisition of three channels-in-a-box servers for OTT programs, RTL II decided that all the routing in the new environment should be exclusively IP-based, using SMPTE 2022-6/7. All new devices also need to be free of traditional SDI-BNC connections. [Read more]


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AP launches next-generation live video exchange newsgathering platform

The Associated Press announced the launch of AP Live Community, the first live video content and service exchange platform for global newsgathering. The new platform which was developed with the support of LiveU will go live at the IBC exhibition on September 15th. [Read more]