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Red Bull Air Race ups the excitement with AR from Vizrt

The Red Bull Air Race uses the Ghost Plane and more graphic tools to add a new level of storytelling to the World Championship of air racing. The real-time graphics are controlled with Viz Trio. The ghost plane allows a visual head-to-head comparison between two pilots. [Read more]


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LiveU Breaks its Global Transmission Record

The highly publicized Mexico Presidential Elections reached global audiences and broke records for voter turnout and media coverage. To keep a country informed and provide up-to-the-minute updates and results, the media relied on LiveU and its Mexican partner, Magnum Soluciones Digitales, to deliver a reliable live solution for the high-profile news event. [Read more]



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UHD/HDR trials at European Championships

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) will be leading trials with five EBU Members and 19 industry partners of production workflows to shoot, process, record, and distribute live Ultra High Definition (UHD) content, with High Frame Rates (HFR), High Dynamic Range (HDR), and Next Generation Audio (NGA), at the 2018 European Athletics Championships in Berlin. The event is part of the multi-sport European Championships taking place in Glasgow and Berlin (2nd-12th August). [Read more]


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PGA TOUR starts Artificial Intelligence Platform

Following successful technology launches over the last three years in augmented reality and virtual reality, the PGA TOUR has unveiled Artificial Intelligence (AI) platforms to enhance broadcast and digital storytelling. Among the TOUR’s primary areas of focus in AI are a Microsoft-developed Content Relevancy Engine (CRE), a smart video clipping tool and an automated story creator that all utilize data captured by ShotLink powered by CDW. [Read more]



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Gearhouse supports TV Globo at FIFA World CUP

Gearhouse Broadcast has delivered two studios for the Brazilian Globo Group in central Moscow for its coverage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. It has also delivered additional audio/video signal routing, standards conversion, distribution and QC monitoring facilities for TV Globo within the International Broadcast Centre (IBC). [Read more]


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Gearhouse sets up Red Square studio and IBC facilities for ITV

Gearhouse Broadcast supplies a range of facilities for ITV at the football world cup 2018 in Russia. ITV broadcast live to the UK from its studio in Moscow’s Red Square and rely on the production infrastructure that Gearhouse has installed for it inside the International Broadcast Centre (IBC). This year’s is a similar set up to that which Gearhouse delivered for ITV in Brazil in 2014. [Read more]



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Dejero Rental Packages at World Cup 2018

Dejero, provider of cloud-managed solutions for video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, is working with its Latin-American (LATAM) channel partners to support broadcasters from the region, such as Viacom and ESPN, in their coverage of the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia (June 14th to July 15th). [Read more]


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360-Degree VR Livestream of 2018 Congressional Cup

Sailing fans all over the world viewed last month’s 2018 Congressional Cup regatta as it has never been seen before, courtesy of a partnership between the Long Beach Yacht Club’s (LBYC) media team and several technology firms, including TVU Networks, Samsung Electronics America, Telstra Broadcast Services, BOXX.TV, broadcast integration and project manager Suitelife Systems and wireless innovation house Ocon Solutions Company (OSC). [Read more]