Forecasting Nebraska Weather from a California Garage

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Adweek’s TVSpy profiled Geoff Fox, meteorologist for News Channel Nebraska, a broadcast station in Norfolk, NE serving a large swath of the state’s small towns via cable and streaming. You may recall we took an in-depth look at Geoff Fox and his setup here a few months ago. Fox makes use of the macro command-driven capabilities … Read more…

IP: “Integrated Production” or “Ignore Pessimists”?

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“Today’s smartphone owners carry more powerful video technology in their pockets than the best state-of-the-art TV broadcast or production facilities could provide two decades ago at any price.” In this well-written article in the Broadcast Bridge, Ned Soseman tracks the evolution of digital video production from its 1970’s roots all the way to the current … Read more…

Skype TX Brings Students to Clinton Global Initiative Session

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The Clinton Global Initiative brings together thousands of leaders from all walks of life around the world, from heads of state to CEOs to Nobel Laureates and more, to work on developing solutions for world problems. At the concluding session of the four-day 2015 annual meeting in New York, Chelsea Clinton hosted a discussion with … Read more…

24/7 Live Music TV Network: Workflow, Gear and Americana

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By Alex Eidman For Ronnie and Amy Wright, DittyTV was a matter of destiny. When they married, they embraced a shared entrepreneurial spirit, founding and managing a number of successful technology ventures over the past two decades. Yet music was always just beneath the surface. They’ve each been in bands since they were teenagers. Amy … Read more…

EMC: Benefits of In-House Corporate Video + Interview with Dr. Andrew Cross

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The latest news show from RedShark TV features segments on in-house corporate video production and IP workflow. At 14:34 into the video, Dave Ross of EMC is interviewed about the value an in-house production team can bring to corporate communications both internally and with clients. EMC’s team relies on a pair of TriCasters for in-studio … Read more…

The Changing Face of Video Over IP

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TV Technology put together a thorough roundup of the latest technologies competing to be the standard that takes video production to IP.  There are a lot of candidates, each with a group of industry supporters.   Each has advantages, most have significant drawbacks, such as the inability to handle 4K, royalty costs, the need for signal conversion … Read more…

How NewTek Manages International Meetings With Our President

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C-level employees at most companies have incredibly busy schedules.  For international companies, the requests on time can be that much more staggering.  Personal interaction across the globe with clients, resellers, customers, satellite offices and more can be critically important.  However, the time associated with travel and being away from the office means constraints on executives. … Read more…

Real News Network Skypes In Voice of the Common Man

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By Allie Gavette “The voice of the common man.” That is the identity Paul Jay wanted for his news network. No advertising, government or corporate funding. Seven years ago, Jay founded The Real News Network (TRNN) as a nonprofit online news network in Toronto. Today, they operate out of the largest soundstage in Baltimore. Their niche is … Read more…

Dr. Andrew Cross: IP Workflows for Everyone (Part 4)

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“The largest set of IP options available within the industry.” In the final part of this four-part series, Dr. Andrew Cross, President and CTO of NewTek, shares NewTek’s plan to provide any manufacturer with Network Device Interface (NDI™), the protocol and SDK for Advanced IP Workflow, to make their products able to share to and … Read more…

Dr. Andrew Cross: Advanced IP Workflow and TriCaster (Part 3)

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“Tim, this is the future of video.” In Part 3 of the four-part video series, Dr. Andrew Cross, President and CTO of NewTek, charts the course of Advanced IP Workflow implementation for TriCaster. See the rest of the videos in this series: Dr. Andrew Cross: The Transition to IP Workflow (Part 1) Dr. Andrew Cross: … Read more…