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A Dozen Reasons to Register Today for the SVG Summit!

Registration is now open for the 2015 SVG Summit, to be held at the New York Hilton Hotel on Dec. 14-15. This year will mark the 10th time that SVG will hold the event, and more than 1,000 industry professionals from around the globe are expected to attend. If you have joined us before, please […]

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NBC, Golf Channel Play Host to Presidents Cup; NEP Australia Tees Up Support

This weekend’s prestigious Presidents Cup is taking place in Asia for the first time ever — specifically, at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club in South Korea — and NEP Australia is front and center at the event for Golf Channel on NBC.

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MLB Network Pencils Phantom Cam, Statcast Into ALDS Lineup

For the fourth consecutive year, two games of the Major League Baseball Playoffs will air on the league’s year-round home: MLB Network. And MLB Network is pulling out all the stops — high-speed cameras, a wealth of production tools, enhanced audio — to deliver every crack of the bat, slide into first, and umpire call.

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Seen on Screen: CSN Chicago Gears Up for Cubs Playoff Coverage; ESPNU Tips Off #MidnightMadness

by Wilson Sy, Editorial Assistant Comcast SportsNet will be providing fans with live, expanded, surrounding coverage of the Chicago Cubs upcoming playoff series against the St. Louis Cardinals. Game 1 and 2 (Friday, October 9, and Saturday, October 10) of the NLDS will take place in St. Louis and Comcast SportsNet will deliver live, remote […]

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Black Box Supports Monitoring, Control Solutions With Broadcast-Ready Products

The Sports Video Group is pleased to welcome Black Box as a corporate sponsor. Headquartered in Lawrence, PA, the company provides broadcast and postproduction clients with mission-critical monitoring and control solutions, video-processing and -distribution infrastructure, and high-performance networking systems to improve collaboration and productivity, lower operating costs, and simplify backend support systems.

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CEATEC 2015: With Eye to 2020 Olympics, Japan’s CE Industry Looks To Get Back on Top, Part 1

It has been a tough few years for Japan’s consumer-electronics industry. South Korean manufacturers LG and Samsung have taken the consumer-TV-set crown once held by the likes of Sony, Panasonic, Sharp, Mitsubishi, and Toshiba. On top of that, low-cost sets from Chinese suppliers Seiki and TCL threaten to undercut the burgeoning 4K-display market, and Apple […]

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CEATEC 2015: With Eye on 2020 Olympics, Japan’s CE Industry Looks to Get Back on Top, Part 2

There is plenty of hot new tech from the 531 companies exhibiting at CEATEC near Tokyo this week, including an army of 4K and 8K displays from Panasonic, Sharp, Mitsubishi, BOE and others. Here’s a look at the highlights from this year’s Show (click images to enlarge). CLICK HERE FOR PART 1 OF THIS STORY […]

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FutureSPORT: Imaging Advances Offer New Looks for Fans

Attendees at last week’s FutureSPORT had a chance to learn about some of the most recent advances in POV– and high-speed–camera development, and it looks like next-generation technologies will continue to give sports-production professionals more options, greater flexibility, and better ways to make the fan viewing experience everything it needs to be.

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Wingate University Makes Division II History Live-Streaming All Sports to ESPN3

Ryan Brown doesn’t want to hear it: “They’re going to produce ALL of their sports?” “The resources are too limited to put on a REAL production.” “It’s JUST Division II.” As director of broadcasting and video productions at Wingate University, a North Carolina-based member of the South Atlantic Conference, Brown isn’t looking for excuses or […]

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SVG College: Bay Area To Tackle Storytelling, Asset Management, IP Workflows

The latest in the SVG College Regional Event Series takes us to San Francisco and the home of the Pac-12 Networks for SVG College: Bay Area. The event program will offer a look at control-room technologies, tips on proper asset-management strategies, storytelling techniques for feature productions, and an in-depth look at Pac-12 Networks’ innovative IP production workflow. […]

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• Turner Sports Brings 6X Slo-Mo, Statcast Integration to MLB Postseason

• FutureSPORT: When Will Drones Take Flight for Live Sports Coverage?

• ESPN Serves Up Grand MLB Finale With AL Wild Card Game

• Broadcasters General Store Caters to Sports-Video Professionals

• The Systems Group, Illumination Dynamics, Diversified Systems Renew With SVG

• FutureSPORT: Move to IP Routing as Much About Education as Tech

• Rogers Goes All-In on 4K With Plans To Broadcast Every Toronto Blue Jays Home Game in 4K HDR

• Fox Sports Southwest Unleashes the Power of 6X Slo-Mo with MTVG’s 38 FLEX Mobile Unit

• FutureSPORT: Has Innovation Frozen the Industry?

• EVS Celebrates Opening of New Home

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