Radio: Maximize Your Audience Interactivity

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In a very real sense, radio and television programs that are live aren’t just shows, they’re life.  They aren’t just passively consumed, they are a relationship for their fans.  Today, technology is making it possible for that relationship to be more interactive than ever as virtually every fan has the capability to be brought into … Read more…

Meet Skype TX 4, the latest studio-grade broadcast solution from Skype

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April 14, 2016: Microsoft’s Skype in Media introduced Skype TX 4, a new edition of the studio-grade version of Skype for broadcast and media production.  Among other advances, Skype TX 4 allows for multi-channel video call management appliances, moving from a hardware requirement of one Skype TX box handling one call, to one box being … Read more…

NewBay Media & NewTek Event Series: In Person or Online

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  Join us and NewBay Media for this series of panel discussions featuring broadcast industry leaders focused on the new era of video production and delivery – content more compelling than ever, at lower costs on tighter schedules.  Learn how you can pull it off, in style and profitably. Attend the events in person at … Read more…

VICE Media, Skype, and Participatory TV Journalism

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VICE News is a new breed of news organization.  They look to inform people in ways traditional media never could and bring perspectives of ordinary people everywhere to a worldwide audience. New technologies help create a new, global, participatory form of television journalism. Skype in Media recently talked to VICE News about their mission, and the tools … 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…

NewTek at IBC 2015: Big News, Presentation Schedules and More…

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NewTek is bringing the excitement to IBC 2015 with major announcements on advanced new workflows that will change the world of video production, and eye-popping product demos on the main stage and the pods at Stand 7.K11. Our first announcement was released on September 8, 2015: NewTek Announces NDI™ – Open Protocol for IP Production … Read more…

Andrew Cross Talks TV’s Changing Future on Waskul.TV

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How does the face of television change when a viewer anywhere in the world can become a participant, live in HD quality?  And how does it change when doing that is so easy that it becomes expected?  Dr. Andrew Cross, president and CTO of NewTek, shares his perspective on the state of the art and … Read more…

TalkShow Debuts on The Late Late Show with James Corden

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If your task was to create laughs on late-night national television and you could Skype in anybody you wanted, what would you do? If it was the week before Father’s Day and you were The Late Late Show with James Corden on CBS, you would create a game called “Face Your Father” asking daughters uneasy questions about … Read more…

TalkShow Supports New Microsoft Skype TX Controller

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NewTek is excited to announce a new release of TalkShow software that supports the just-out new version of Skype TX controller, Microsoft’s video calling production software.  Skype TX controller now gives broadcasters and content producers the ability to control and manage multiple TalkShow units from a single user interface, and includes all new features that help … 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…