Sports/Outside Broadcast

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    Industry Trends

    Ajax adopts AI for live streaming

    2018-12-18T11:41:00Z

    Dutch football club Ajax has showcased an artificial intelligence supported production of one of its matches, which the club’s technology partners say could remove the need for production facilities, camera crews and directors.

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    Executive Interviews

    Interview: Jo Twist, Ukie

    2018-11-29T07:00:00Z

    With esports growing fast, there are opportunities for broadcasters to get involved, the head of games trade body Ukie Dr Jo Twist tells IBC365.

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    Video

    Video: The esports opportunity

    2018-11-28T12:00:00Z

    Experts at the cutting edge of esports explore opportunity within the market, including content evolution and brand partnerships, whilst keeping a close eye on governance and regulation.

  • Spirit Lab Optics 3x2
    Industry Trends

    How full-frame sensors are changing the lens market

    2018-11-20T12:52:00Z

    What does the popularity of large format sensor digital cinema cameras mean for the lens market? David Fox reports.

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    Industry Trends

    5G: The catalyst for immersive sports experiences

    2018-11-16T12:43:00Z

    The Tour De France is the world’s most well-known cycling race and a monumental challenge for broadcasters. The TM Forum, through its Catalyst programme, set out to examine how 5G technology could be used to cover the event.

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    Industry Trends

    DAZN: The Netflix of sports?

    2018-11-07T17:48:00Z

    Just two years old, DAZN has spent hundreds of millions acquiring sports rights in a bid to win subscribers to its subscription streaming service. But will its big spending ways pay off? Ross Biddiscombe profiles the OTT platform that’s disrupting the sports broadcasting industry.

  • Serie A Ronaldo football 2018 3x2
    Industry Trends

    How Serie A went OTT with IMG

    2018-11-02T11:41:00Z

    IMG’s entry into the OTT marketplace with its new Serie A service has ramped up the battle for sports audiences on digital platforms after a couple of years of cautious rights buying by the likes of Amazon and Facebook.

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    Industry Trends

    Drone racing: Filming a new kind of sports story

    2018-11-02T11:29:00Z

    Drones are not only smaller than Formula 1 cars, they’re quicker too. Aurora Media Worldwide’s coverage of the DR1 drone-racing league has given the production team the chance to help shape the sport from the ground up.

  • Joshua vs Povetkin 3x2
    Industry Trends

    Driving immersive audio forward at Sky

    2018-10-31T13:39:00Z

    Sky is one of a handful of global broadcasters taking a prominent role in evolving the use of Dolby Atmos in live events, Andy Stout reports.

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    Industry Trends

    Plazamedia blazes IP trail

    2018-10-25T06:00:00Z

    In consciously opting against a hybrid solution for its new broadcast centre, German sports producer Plazamedia has created a modern, future-proof system as SMPTE 2110 approaches.