How Western Illinois University (WIU) Trains the Next Generation of Broadcast Journalists

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By: Claudia Kienzle Macomb, Il When Macomb, Illinois residents watch NEWS3 newscasts on their local Comcast cable channel 3, they see a multi-camera news program, rich with graphics, branding, and interesting content. Judging by the quality of this on-air product, they would not suspect it’s a Western Illinois University (WIU) student production. And when national … Read more…

Inside Penn Sports Network’s Winning Streaming Strategy (White Paper)

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Full Article on Sports Video Group When a businessman needed to be in Singapore on business, he was elated that he could watch live HD video streams of his daughter playing lacrosse for the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. In fact, Penn alumni, fans and students can subscribe to www.pennathletics.com where they can watch their … Read more…

Show The World by NewTek

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NewTek Mission Statement: NewTek gives storytellers a voice through video. We use innovation and technology to fundamentally change the way video is created and used, allowing more people to share their stories, experiences and ideas with the world and enjoy doing it.

The creativity and ingenuity of our employees are the key to our success, and we genuinely care about them and their families.

How Nike Took A Soccer Event Social With #RiskEverything

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“These players spend their lives on social media, they want to share what they’ve done, right away.” – Will Mould, Managing Director, XYZ Five days. 50+ matches a day. Only one winning team. Nike’s #RiskEverything four-a-side soccer tournament delivers non-stop fast-and-furious action. It brings together some of the hungriest, most talented, most socially-connected teenagers to … Read more…

Vans Uses TriCaster To Immerse Fans In It’s Largest Skateboarding Competition

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“TriCaster and 3Play are a fundamental part of our live production workflow.  Without them, we couldn’t do the kind of productions our customers expect.” – Scott Robinson, Managing Director, 3xScreen Media All the young dudes were out in force one sunny August weekend, when the Vans Downtown Showdown skateboard event rolled into Paris. With €50,000 … Read more…

TriCaster Levels The Playing Field For YouTube Sports Producers

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NewTek enables partners who are just starting out to have worldwide reach that they didn’t have before.” – Perry Tobin, Technical Account Manager, YouTube YouTube Sports sets its sights on live streaming sports, every sort of sport imaginable. Every minute, 100 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube; more than one billion unique users visit … Read more…

Sports Producers Keep Fans Tuned-In With Live Streaming and Social Media

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  “The best way to reach a worldwide audience is through streaming, and being able to provide that is HUGE for us.” – Sean Christensen, Director of Media, Basketball Travelers, Inc. When the University of Maryland captured the Paradise Jam Championship in November 2013, tournament organizer Basketball Travelers Inc. posted a screen grab on Twitter … Read more…

TD Garden Delivers More Action for Fans, Speeds Workflow, Saves Money

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“Now you’re able to add professional-quality, slow motion replay at a fraction of the cost of what it used to be.” – John Mitchell, Director of Audio Visual at TD Garden. TD Garden credits NewTek solutions for fan-focused experience With on-ice action as compelling as it’s been, the hurdle for TD Garden’s audio-video department is … Read more…

Derby County Football Club: Playing to Win

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In sports, it pays to play with the right equipment. That is why the Derby County Football Club decided to make a significant investment in their live production equipment, in order to produce higher quality content on match day and for on-demand subscribers. They were looking for more effective ways to engage with a broader … Read more…

Tim Jenison on Computer Chronicles, 1990 (NewTek Flashback)

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NewTek released the original Video Toaster in 1990 and launched a revolution that brought video production to the masses.  Founder Tim Jenison and NewTek president Paul Montgomery appeared on the legendary series Computer Chronicles to demonstrate the new technology. The interview begins at 18 minutes 16 seconds.   Check out our latest revolution in live video … Read more…