RedShark News: How to Build a Virtual Studio in Minutes

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RedShark News has launched a new series of articles and videos aimed at helping companies add video to their communications arsenal. In the first entry, RedShark demonstrates a studio kit that turns an office space into a virtual studio in just minutes. Above is the four-minute summary on what’s in the kit and how to … Read more…

Walking on the Moon from Coney Island

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The people of Brooklyn, NY, have a sparkling new resource for creating and promoting local performing arts and community media.  Independent media nonprofit BRIC has partnered with Brooklyn Public Library to create a professional-level video production studio available to the public at the Coney Island Library branch.  The new facility will be used to provide … Read more…

Don Ballance Talks Training with AV Interactive

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Don Ballance, NewTek’s headmaster of training, took AV Interactive’s Zoe Mutter on a free-wheeling tour through the massive mix of online and on-site training that NewTek offers for resellers and end users.  An extensive library of free training videos and materials, as well as affordable classes, cover every aspect of live production, streaming, switching, graphics … Read more…

Victoria and Albert Museum Brings Live Streaming In-House, Gains Global Audience

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The Victoria and Albert Museum in London has transformed itself over the last decade, developing a reputation as one of the world’s most exciting museums of art and design. While it has doubled its visitor numbers to more than 3 million per year with major exhibitions such as Hollywood Costume and David Bowie, the Museum … Read more…

Videomaker Magazine Reviews TriCaster Mini

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 “It’s a treat to see the easy-to-use design that sets NewTek apart.” Chad Fransen reviewed the TriCaster Mini HD-4I for Videomaker Magazine’s July 2015 issue, concluding, “If you’re looking for something to make your live broadcast a professional production, then look no further than this.”  Fransen, a pastor, produces video content for services as well … Read more…

Production Truck Doubles as Event Response Communications Vehicle

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Cities of America take note!  Some townships ensure that emergency responders maintain communications during a disaster by procuring an Event Response Communications Vehicle (ERC-V).  However, an ERC-V is an expensive taxpayer investment that sits idle most of the time. When authorities in Huntsville, Alabama debated the pros and cons of purchasing an ERC-V after a … Read more…

InfoComm 2015: Michael Artsis Puts TalkShow to Work

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BeTerrific.com’s Michael Artsis is streaming live from the show floor at InfoComm this week, covering the latest in professional AV technology. TriCaster is powering the multi-camera live production and streaming to a worldwide web audience and attendees on the show floor.  Artsis is also using the NewTek TalkShow video calling production system to interview important … Read more…

GeeksLife.com: Getting Started with the TriCaster Mini HD-4

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Dave Curlee, Head of Production at GeeksLife.com and Dean of Awesome Production Stuff at AcademyOfGeeks.com, spent some quality hand’s-on time with the TriCaster Mini HD-4, and produced an entry for his Lights! Camera! WEB! blog, Getting Started with the TriCaster Mini HD-4.  Dave gives you a tour of the new, compact production system and shows … Read more…

Going Live with Geek Beat TV

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A decade ago Cali Lewis and business partner John Pozadzides (John P.) co-founded Livid Lobster, LLC, and began a tech news podcast produced and uploaded from her spare bedroom.  From that humble beginning the podcast grew and evolved into the popular online weekly “Geek Beat LIVE” tech news show. Geek Beat LIVE now boasts 2.5 … Read more…

NewTek TalkShow Expands Possibilities for Election Coverage

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NewTek’s TalkShow video calling system is being used in Spain to enable journalists, experts and analysts from across the self-governing region of Andalusia to offer daily video analysis of the recent election campaign. Leading Spanish newspaper, El Pais, enlisted TalkShow as one of the key tools in publishing high quality video interviews and reports from remote … Read more…