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    Daily News

    3SS supports Austria’s ORS on Hisense smart TVs


    3 Screen Solutions (3SS) announced that Austria’s national broadcast network operator ORS has gone live on Hisense smart TVs with its super-aggregated multiscreen simpliTV service. The app is powered by the emerging VIDAA operating system.

  • Avid appoints Wellford Dillard as CEO

    Avid appoints Wellford Dillard as CEO


    Avid has appointed Wellford Dillard as its next Chief Executive Officer (CEO), succeeding Jeff Rosica.

  • AI Audience Validation Assistant (AAVA) Proposed by Champion Zwart and Evangelische Omroep
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    Pitches unveiled for Kickstart Day 2024: projects to address biggest challenges in M&E


    Project pitches on the most progressive challenges in 2024 across the M&E industry have been revealed for the IBC Accelerators Kickstart Day as 12 shortlisted projects have been announced.

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    Industry Trends

    Technology Leadership in 2024: A Broadcast Perspective


    The year ahead is guaranteed to be full of significant changes for the broadcast industry. The rapid rise of FAST channels, the maturity of cloud technology services, the rollout of IP-based systems, and the emergence of Artificial Intelligence assures that we’re all in for an exciting ride in the coming ...

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    Industry Trends

    Key Technology Success Strategies for 2024: Leadership, AI, and Sustainability


    While detail is an ever-present necessity in any technical field, it’s also important to analyse the broader strategies that create or define a successful organisation. Andrew Williams draws out some sound advice on customer-first, AI and sustainability strategies for the future.

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    Industry Trends

    Accelerators 2024: The Media Innovation Challenge is On


    The call for projects to tackle real-life challenges faced by the world of M&E has begun as the IBC Accelerators 2024 officially opens for submissions and celebrates its fifth birthday.

  • Open-source ultra-low bitrate compression for video conferencing without a camera

    Open-source ultra-low bitrate compression for video conferencing without a camera


    IBC2023: Over the years, different video codecs have been developed to meet the needs of various broadcasting applications. The quality of these codecs is excellent at medium-to-low bitrates, but it degrades when operating at low bitrates. There has been a massive interest in replacing these methods with machine-learning approaches.

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    Industry Trends

    That’s a wrap for IBC2023: Content Everywhere takes stock


    More than 43,000 people came to IBC2023, representing a 16% increase in total attendees compared to the event in 2022. Hall 5, which houses Content Everywhere exhibitors as well as the Content Everywhere Stage programme, certainly enjoyed its fair of visitors.

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    IBC2023: AI – a not-so Brave New World?


    It’s almost impossible to cross the IBC2023 halls this year without overhearing conversations about AI and where it might be leading the broadcasting ecosystem. So it’s no surprise that the Content Everywhere panel discussion, ‘The opportunities and limitations for AI’, was overflowing with ears keen to hear what conundrums AI ...

  • Quartz crystallises benefits of Mesh wireless workflows
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    Quartz crystallises benefits of Mesh wireless workflows


    Domo’s new Quartz Mesh wireless links system promises to be easier to configure, simplify workflows and reduce broadcaster’s RF channel requirements.  

  • Scorpion-lite certified for Intelsat Flex
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    Scorpion-lite certified for Intelsat Flex


    The Scorpion-lite terminal lands at IBC with full certification with the Intelsat Flex network. This development enables users to utilise both technologies to deliver high-performance, flexible and scalable connectivity worldwide. 

  • Argosy unveils Ultra 12G range
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    Argosy unveils Ultra 12G range


    Moving from traditional SDI infrastructure to UHD needn’t mean ripping everything out and moving to fibre. Argosy’s new Ultra range of 12G products means that “engineers with traditional tools and skill sets” can work with a system “that is very rugged, very robust and they all know”, said Chris Smeeton, ...

  • PFX streamlines its file services
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    PFX streamlines its file services


    On the back of announcing an application of its File Data Platform with Prague-based PFX Studio, Qumulo’s software platform and Scale Anywhere approach is offering customers a simple solution for managing data within private data centres at IBC. 

  • Western Digital unveils desktop drives for content creatives
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    Western Digital unveils desktop drives for content creatives


    Designed for all levels of content creator, Western Digital has introduced two new desktop hard drive units from its SanDisk Professional line.  

  • GenAI is a co-pilot for innovation
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    GenAI is a co-pilot for innovation


    Across content creation and production, Generative AI can act as a “creative co-pilot” Andy Walker, Head of Media at consultancy Accenture, told the IBC Daily. 

  • Agito robotic dolly gets Core upgrade
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    Agito robotic dolly gets Core upgrade


    Robotic dolly specialist Motion Impossible has revamped its flagship Agito modular dolly system. Agito Gen 2 has redesigned electronics and control ware, also available for existing Agitos as an upgrade.  

  • Cinema Camera 6K debuts
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    Cinema Camera 6K debuts


    With a full frame 6K sensor, 13 stops of dynamic range, L-Mount lens mount and dual native ISO up to 25,600, the Cinema Camera 6K is Blackmagic’s first full frame camera. 

  • IBC2023 Industry must try harder on inclusivity

    IBC2023: Industry must try harder on inclusivity


    The media has a long way to go in harnessing the latest technology to promote inclusivity. That was the conclusion of a panel at an IBC2023 Changemaker session looking at the future of inclusive technology.  

  • AI can aid the creative process
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    AI can aid the creative process


    EVS is hoping to bring the power of artificial intelligence to its replay and content management systems. It has previously used AI in XtraMotion to create super slomo from normal cameras using frame interpolation, and also in its Xeebra VAR system to judge offside lines.