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…

NABShow 2015: NewTek TriCaster Streams Waskul.TV Live from StudioXperience

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NABShow StudioXperience, showcasing production technologies within a working studio space created on the exhibit floor, is a tradition of many years standing.  Intel is the platinum sponsor for StudioXperience, and other showcased vendors in the booth are NewTek, HP, and Scale Logic.  Intel’s Waskul.TV will stream interviews with broadcast technology leaders full-time throughout the exhibition, … Read more…

Greenscreen and Virtual Sets Tutorial with the NewTek TriCaster Mini

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Streaming Media Producer brings you a look by Jan Ozer at what the TriCaster Mini™ green-screen and virtual set capabilities can add to your productions.  Sponsored by Videoguys.com, the tutorial gives a thorough introduction to the TriCaster Mini, and then demonstrates using one of the built-in virtual sets with a $30 green-screen setup to make … Read more…

Viewers Get Faster Access to News on TheStreet

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Traders, investors and just about anyone else who likes their financial news with equal measures of “booyah” and bravado are bound to know Jim Cramer and his popular nightly “Mad Money” show on CNBC. His legendary rants, frenetic caller lightning rounds, as well as his copious use of props and sound effects, coupled with a … Read more…

How Shift 4 Live Streamed South Pole Trek

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Ordinary live programs are unpredictable enough, but live programs featuring satellite link-ups to the South Pole, news stories, and panel discussions are the kind of thing that usually only mainstream broadcasters would attempt. Fortunately, broadcast facilities specialist Shift 4 and content marketing agency Captive Minds weren’t interested in being limited by the usual, so Shift … Read more…