PTZOptics Shares NewTek NDI Playbook with Video Producers

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We’re jazzed about the possibilities of NewTek Network Device Interface or NDI™, of course. What’s humbling and gratifying is that many others in the industry are as well. PTZOptics has gone so far as to prepare a “NewTek NDI Playbook.” The Playbook pictures workflows for the Broadcast, Education and House of Worship vertical markets, as … Read more…

Ryerson University’s Newest Radio Studios Stream Live with TriCaster

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Radio is evolving to survive and to prosper in the Information Age. Over the air, radio is an audio-only medium that people listen to in their cars, on the bus or the subway, going from point to point. On the internet, however, radio is live television, with multiple cameras capturing the show’s talent, and in … Read more…

Webinar: 3 Ways Video Can Boost Your Bottom Line

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Video is a proven tool for connecting with customers, now used by 96% of companies, regardless of size, in their marketing efforts.  You can hire video production companies to do corporate marketing videos for you, but you can also save money and be able to produce more video by doing production in-house.  You don’t have … Read more…

An Inside Look at TriCaster Advanced Edition with IP Workflow

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Welcome to the new era of video production: IP Workflow for the rest of us. In this video Dr. Andrew Cross, NewTek President and CTO, Rex Olson, and Don Ballance explain and demonstrate how you can make the transition to IP-based video production with equipment you may already own. TriCaster® Advanced Edition now incorporates NDI™, … Read more…

vMix: “Let’s Talk About the Future” and NewTek NDI™

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During the first 12 or so minutes of this January 2016 live webcast, the good folks at vMix recap their 2015 year in review. Then at precisely 12:48, they transition. “Let’s talk about the future.” To say they are excited about their early beta version vMix 17 with support for NewTek’s NDI™ would be an … Read more…

NFL Turns to Streaming for Global Growth

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“I think it is not just about how you’re going to be experiencing sports in the future but also TV in general.” – Adam Cahan, Yahoo senior vice president of video, design and emerging offerings. Both cable and satellite providers are losing subscribers faster than they’re gaining them for the first time ever. While this … Read more…

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…

Stand Up NY Labs Tickles Funny Bone with Video

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What’s so great about the Internet anyway? It’s the comedy! Let’s face it, if we couldn’t laugh, we’d all go insane. Having a bad day? Feeling down? Go search for some comedy on the Internet and cheer up. Better yet, go to Stand Up NY Labs and scroll through an amazing cornycopia (sic) of comedic options.  Your … 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…