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  1. RCN Chooses TiVo’s Next-Gen Platform To Give Subscribers A Superior User Experience

    TiVo Corporation, a global leader in entertainment technology and audience insights, recently announced that RCN, a leading cable operator, has selected TiVo’s Next-Gen Platform to bring advanced innovation to its customers

  2. Colombian Broadcaster Selects Teledyne Paradise To Supply SSPAs For Both Indoor And Outdoor Broadcast Operations

    Teledyne Paradise Datacom (Paradise), part of the Teledyne Defense Electronics Group, announced that a major Colombian broadcaster Caracol TV has recently selected several Paradise solid state power amplifier (SSPA) product lines to support critical broadcast operations

  3. VITEC Expands HEVC Contribution Solution With MGW Ace Decoder openGear Card

    VITEC, a worldwide leader in advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, today announced that its compact, professional-grade MGW Ace IP decoder is now available as an openGear®card. The modular and open-architecture platform from Ross Video makes for easy integration within production studios and broadcast facilities. The MGW Ace Decoder OG broadcast-quality, dense IP decoder supports the latest bandwidth-efficient HEVC/H.265 and legacy H.264/AVC compression standards. In booth SL6005 at the 2019 NAB Show, VITEC will

  4. Lattice Semiconductor Announces Design Wins With Pioneer & Onkyo Corporation For Prosumer A/V Home Entertainment Receiver Systems

    Lattice Semiconductor, a leading provider of customizable smart connectivity solutions, recently announced that Pioneer & Onkyo Corporation has selected the Lattice HDMI eARC Receiver IC to provide “eARC” features for its Pioneer Elite 7.2 channel SC-LX502 and Elite 9.2 channel VSX-LX503 home A/V receivers (AVR), which provide multiple wired and wireless connectivity options for audio, video and gaming components

  5. CBC/Radio-Canada Selects Arista Networks For New Broadcast Facility

    Arista Networks (NYSE:ANET) today announced that CBC/Radio-Canada, Canada’s national public broadcaster, has chosen Arista Networks’ high performance switching infrastructure for its new “Maison de Radio-Canada” (MRC) in Montreal, a planned state-of-the-art facility that will be fully compliant with the SMPTE ST2110 suite of standards for professional media applications over managed IP networks. The multi-year contract sets the stage for Arista Networks to provide CBC with high performance IP Switching platforms, Arista EOS® (Extensible Operating

  6. Innovid 2018 Global Video Benchmarks Study Shows Meteoric Rise Of Connected TV, Uncovers Key Video Advertising Insights

    Innovid, the world’s leading connected tv and video advertising platform, recently announced the release of its annual Global Video Benchmarks repor

  7. Semtech’s BlueRiver Technology Enables New IDK SDVoE Encoder With SDI Input

    Semtech Corporation, a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced that IDK Corporation, a leader in professional AV and broadcast equipment, has built its new Software Defined Video Over Ethernet (SDVoE) compatible Ninjar NJR-T01SDI encoder with 3G/HD/SD-SDI input based on Semtech’s BlueRiver platform

  8. Social News Desk And ChyronHego Team Up To Deliver Integrated Social TV Solution

    Innovative newsrooms around the globe are incorporating social media into the daily newsroom workflow. Facebook, Twitter and Instagram have become regular sources for breaking news and community-generated content. And now, ChyronHego’s social media editor, SHOUT™, is making it easier to bring social content into news stories thanks to a newly launched integration with Social News Desk. The two companies are well suited to disrupt the current landscape of social media display tools. ChyronHego has

  9. Comcast To Launch Xfinity Flex: A New Streaming Platform For Xfinity Internet Customers

    Comcast recently announced the launch of Xfinity Flex, a new service that provides Xfinity Internet-only customers the ability to use their television and voice control to manage all of the connected devices in their home, and enjoy many of their favorite entertainment experiences on the big screen

  10. Nexstar Media Group Enters Into Definitive Agreements To Divest Nineteen Stations In Fifteen Markets for $1.32 Billion

    Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (“Nexstar”) and Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) (“Tribune Media”) announced today that Nexstar has entered into definitive agreements to sell a total of nineteen stations in fifteen markets for an aggregate $1.32 billion in cash following the acquisition of Tribune Media by Nexstar. Under the terms of the agreements, TEGNA Inc. (NASDAQ: TGNA) (“Tegna”) will acquire eleven stations in eight markets for $740 million and The E.W. Scripps