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…

WebCast-On-Demand: TriCaster Advanced Edition

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In this webcast, Dr. Andrew Cross, president and CTO of NewTek, and Rex Olson, vice president of media production, discuss the ten-year evolution of TriCaster and its impact on live production, leading up to the launch of TriCaster Advanced Edition, groundbreaking new software that changes the face of live production. Over 60 new features allow … Read more…

Pittsburgh Penguins: How More and Better Content Boosted Fan Engagement and Gained New Revenue Streams

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The Social Media Age’s changing nature of fans from “game day” to “every day” interest in following their favorite sports teams falls into the class of “a good problem to have.”  Even good problems need to be solved, though, so for the Pittsburgh Penguins media production staff, as with media crews for all sports teams … Read more…

Microsoft’s Channel 9 Studio: Mobility, Minimum Crew, Maximum Production Power

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Microsoft developed its Channel9.MSDN video project beginning in 2004 to bring an unprecedented level of communication between the company and developers. In the years since, Channel 9 has grown to include outreach and interaction with developers on a full time schedule and with a variety of video content including tradeshow and conference presentations and interviews, … Read more…

Auburn University Student Government Association Approves TriCaster 460 Purchase

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On Monday, April 27, the Auburn University Student Government Association (SGA) unanimously approved funds toward the purchase of NewTek TriCaster™ 460 for Auburn’s Eagle Eye TV newsroom.   The integrated multi-camera live production and streaming system replaces an older model TriCaster and will be used for all production by Eagle Eye TV, including live shows and … Read more…

White Label Media Applies Sports Production to Election Night Coverage

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White Label Media found that a little outside-the-box thinking solved both their sports and election night coverage needs with a single, powerful solution: NewTek 3Play. The integrated live production suite with instant replay and slow motion was added recently during the upgrade of White Label’s OB production truck to HD. The system added major capabilities … Read more…

TV Technology Reviews NewTek’s TalkShow VS-100

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TV Technology reviewer Joey Gill is chief engineer at WPSD-TV in Paducah, KY. He has worked in television since 1977, and brings a wealth of experience to his reviews.  Gill gives a thorough overview of the features and controls of TalkShow, and follows up with the details of his hand’s-on experience with TalkShow at NewTek … Read more…

CVP.TV: Video Overview of NewTek at NAB 2015

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CVP.TV hit up NewTek UK’s production expert Chris Waddington for an overview of the major news from NewTek at NAB 2015. With crisp precision, Chris covers the highlights of: TriCaster Advanced Edition, the option that lets users of TriCaster current models boost their production capabilities to new heights, without new hardware; The new 3Play Mini … Read more…