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Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:23:08 +0400 Arabian Industry - Broadcast 144 16 en ITP Digital Ltd. 2019 (webmaster) Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:23:08 +0400 20 Sony holds two-day AV open house event in Dubai The AV Open House event in Dubai provided an opportunity for the region's broadcast and AV pros to explore the latest audio visual products and solutions from Sony for not just broadcast and production but also corporate, retail, hospitality and education environments<br /> News | Broadcast Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:24:03 +0400 Snapchat unveils Snapchat Shows ad partners Snapchat has announced advertising partners for its new advertising product, Commercials, which are Snapchat&rsquo;s new six-second unskippable ad format News | Broadcast Mon, 22 Apr 2019 02:47:21 +0400 BBC Arabic expands coverage over North Africa via Yahlive’s MENA beam The new agreement expands BBC Arabic reach to over 42 million viewers in North Africa from the prime orbital slot of 52.5 degrees east. News | Broadcast Mon, 22 Apr 2019 10:19:37 +0400 Rohde & Schwarz wins major DVB-T2 terrestrial transmission contract in Egypt The project sees R&amp;S THU9evo 2KW UHF transmitters installed at nine sites across Egypt. News | Broadcast Thu, 18 Apr 2019 03:08:05 +0400 Dubai Fountain to sway to Pinkfong's Baby Shark song The Dubai Fountain, the world's largest choreographed fountain, has developed a new dance routine that sways to the captivating rhythms of Baby Shark News | Broadcast Mon, 15 Apr 2019 12:14:37 +0400 Zee5 to unveil global expansion plans ZEE5 will use the Asia Pacific Video Operators Summit to announce its plans for content localisation, distribution and other plans for the year. News | Broadcast Mon, 15 Apr 2019 10:10:26 +0400 Netflix launches drama with full female Arab cast The second Middle Eastern original from Netflix titled AlRawabi School for Girls is a high school drama produced with a full female Arab cast and crew. News | Broadcast Sun, 14 Apr 2019 11:39:50 +0400 Front Row teams up with Cinema Akil for 'Leaving Neverland' The controversial Michael Jackson documentary Leaving Neverland comes to the Middle East with special screenings organised Cinema Akil in partnership with Front Row Filmed Entertainment. News | Broadcast Thu, 11 Apr 2019 11:51:13 +0400 Starz Play available on TCL televisions Owners of TCL TVs supported by Android will now have the Starz Play app preloaded in their TVs News | Broadcast Thu, 11 Apr 2019 10:10:43 +0400 National Geographic inks deal to document the UAE's space ambitions Four-year partnership with the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre to document the UAE's journey into space News | Broadcast Thu, 11 Apr 2019 09:52:20 +0400 Vitec launches highest density encoder at NAB Featuring the highest density available on the market, the MGES-7000 4K/UHD/HD HEVC and H.264 IPTV encoding blade is the industry's premier encoder for input flexibility. News | Broadcast Wed, 10 Apr 2019 03:53:23 +0400 Grass Valley to upgrade ALAMIYA’s entire fleet of OB Vans Grass Valley has been selected by Riyadh based ALAMIYA to support a major upgrade of its entire fleet of OB vans – the largest in the Middle East. News | Broadcast Wed, 10 Apr 2019 02:06:13 +0400 PRG acquires UAE based Delta Sound Delta Sound LLC, founded in 2006, is the leading live AV production and event technology company in the Gulf Region News | Broadcast Wed, 10 Apr 2019 11:47:43 +0400 announce on-board graphics solution is showcasing its new on-board graphics solution Real-Time Social Graphics and the latest features of flagship social engagement platform STORY News | Broadcast Wed, 10 Apr 2019 10:52:35 +0400 US to rollout Next Gen TV standard in 40 markets ATSC 3.0 standard for Next-Gen TV to be deployed in the 40 largest US TV markets by the end of 2020. News | Broadcast Wed, 10 Apr 2019 09:35:02 +0400 Harmonic adds Microsoft Azure support and expands partnership with Akamai for Harmonic VOS360 SaaS Harmonic's VOS360 SaaS covers the entire media processing chain, allowing content and service providers to launch revenue-generating OTT services more rapidly. News | Broadcast Tue, 09 Apr 2019 11:57:35 +0400 Red Bee and V-Nova demonstrate optimised contribution network for remote production P.Link, powered by V-Nova's PERSEUS Pro enables Red Bee Media to deliver low-latency, intra-only UHD links at 70% lower bitrates. News | Broadcast Tue, 09 Apr 2019 11:44:02 +0400 Twitter announces MENA content partners At its first TwitterFronts event for the Middle East and North Africa region, Twitter unveiled over 16 premium video content collaborations across sports, entertainment and news. News | Broadcast Tue, 09 Apr 2019 10:45:19 +0400 Shure introduces TwinPlex microphone line At the 2019 NAB Show, Shure unveiled TwinPlex, the Company’s new line of premium subminiature (5 mm) omnidirectional lavalier and headset microphones News | Broadcast Tue, 09 Apr 2019 09:40:34 +0400 Ross Video's NAB 2019 keynote announcements David Ross and other Ross executives took to the stage in front of a standing-room-only crowd of over 1000 customers, partners and press to unveil a raft of new products and two interesting new acquisitions for NAB 2019. News | Broadcast Mon, 08 Apr 2019 02:05:29 +0400 OSN selects Bitmovin for WAVO platform OSN has adopted Bitmovin Encoding because of its rich features such as multi-codec, per-title and three-pass encoding, and API approach to building its platform. News | Broadcast Mon, 08 Apr 2019 12:35:30 +0400 Panasonic brings Smart Studio with new 4K/HD PTZ camera to NAB Visitors to the company's NAB booth can preview the future of live production in the Smart Studio, a set demonstrating the features of the AW-UE150, Panasonic's new 4K/HD pan/tilt/zoom camera News | Broadcast Mon, 08 Apr 2019 11:58:29 +0400 Sony launches latest camera system for 4K live production HDC-5500 is a new multi-format live camera capable of direct 4K signal output in 12G-SDI carrying the world's first 2/3-inch 4K global shutter three CMOS sensors. News | Broadcast Mon, 08 Apr 2019 09:35:55 +0400 Dubai's Front Row and Egypt's Film Clinic complete filming on first co-production Director Zeina Durra's second film 'Luxor' is the first production from the partnership, starring UK actress Andrea Riseborough and French-Lebanese actor Karim Saleh. News | Broadcast Sun, 07 Apr 2019 01:07:11 +0400 CueScript to debut first IP enabled prompting monitor at NAB Cuescript says the CSMV2 ‘decapsulates’ the 2110 on-air/talent feed sent as a second IP stream on the cable, and outputs it as a traditional SDI video signal. News | Broadcast Sun, 07 Apr 2019 12:52:21 +0400 VITEC joins Ross Video openGear ecosystem VITEC has joined as the latest partner to expand the use of the Emmy award-winning openGear signal processing platform by Ross Video. News | Broadcast Sun, 07 Apr 2019 12:10:04 +0400 Telstra and Broadpeak launch intelligent device optimisation solution for mobile networks Based on device detection, the new solution utilizes CDN selection, real-time analytics, and mobile app SDKs to orchestrate optimizations that reduce telco/content provider costs and increase QoE News | Broadcast Thu, 04 Apr 2019 05:05:34 +0400 Interview with Amanda Turnbull, VP & GM, Discovery Middle East and Africa April 2019 Cover Story: Interview with Digital Studio's Broadcast Executive of the Year Amanda Turnbull, Vice President and General Manager, Discovery Middle East & Africa News | Broadcast Thu, 04 Apr 2019 04:07:58 +0400 MediaKind delivers cloud based multiscreen platform for Vodafone Qatar The deployment combines a wide range of different products and solutions from the MediaKind Universe (MediaKind’s portfolio of solutions) to deliver a unified consumer experience over any access network News | Broadcast Thu, 04 Apr 2019 03:15:47 +0400 ARRI to use 24 volt battery in future cameras With the introduction of the B-Mount, ARRI and bebob aim to create a new, universal 24 Volt industry standard. News | Broadcast Thu, 04 Apr 2019 01:20:32 +0400 Viacom set to scale up international TV studios with new production centres, management team Laura Abril will head Viacom International Studios roll-out across Europe, Middle East & Africa, building on successful Latin American launch last year News | Broadcast Wed, 03 Apr 2019 03:38:01 +0400 Vislink unifies products under single brand As the key element of the rebranding, solutions currently marketed under the IMT and Vislink brands, as well as other legacy products Advent, Gigawave, MRC, RFCentral and Nucomm, will adopt the Vislink Technologies brand name. News | Broadcast Wed, 03 Apr 2019 02:47:29 +0400 Red Bee Media partners with Zixi for video over IP Zixi broadcast-grade distribution platform provides a fast, secure and cost-effective alternative to fibre or satellite distribution for Red Bee clients. News | Broadcast Wed, 03 Apr 2019 11:51:05 +0400 Teradek unveils latest wireless lens control device CTRL.3 controller offers precision lens mapping, allowing users to store and recall lens maps and display the information in real-time on SmallHD monitors. News | Broadcast Wed, 03 Apr 2019 11:09:19 +0400 TSL Products acquires DNF Controls There will be a period of transition to bring the DNF and TSL product families together, with DNF’s California base becoming the TSL Inc. head office for the Americas. News | Broadcast Wed, 03 Apr 2019 09:58:12 +0400 Masstech appoints new CEO George Kilpatrick has been appointed as the new Masstech CEO, taking over from outgoing CEO, Joe French News | Broadcast Tue, 02 Apr 2019 03:40:44 +0400 Vizrt acquires NewTek The acquisition creates the largest company in the broadcast space that is dedicated to enabling IT-based video production with more than 700 employees worldwide. News | Broadcast Tue, 02 Apr 2019 12:34:05 +0400 Middle East Comic Con on the hunt for the UAE's next film stars The Middle East Film & Comic Con has launched a UAE-wide search for emerging talent. News | Broadcast Mon, 01 Apr 2019 12:58:46 +0400 Vinten announces new camera robotics solutions for VR/AR graphics A collaboration between Vinten, dolly manufacturer Tecnopoint, and Vizrt, the new VR/AR option brings virtual set graphics together with the eye-catching camera movements and angles of Vinten's curved floor and ceiling tracks. News | Broadcast Mon, 01 Apr 2019 12:25:10 +0400 Viu launches thriller series 'Zodiac' Co-produced by Egypt's Film Clinic in collaboration with El-Masa Media Production, the series combines the genres of drama and supernatural mystery. News | Broadcast Mon, 01 Apr 2019 11:55:00 +0400 Ross Video buys Piero Graphics from Red Bee Ross Video has completed the acquisition of the Piero Sports Graphics business from UK based Red Bee Media. News | Broadcast Mon, 01 Apr 2019 10:35:36 +0400 Atomos introduces Shinobi SDI New lightweight 5” 1000nit display 4K/HD HDR monitor priced at $499 comes with both HD-SDI and 4K HDMI inputs News | Broadcast Thu, 28 Mar 2019 05:25:27 +0400 ARRI unveils the Alexa Mini LF Alexa Mini LF combines the compactness of the popular Alexa Mini cameras with the large-format Alexa LF sensor News | Broadcast Thu, 28 Mar 2019 03:51:21 +0400 Saudi Arabia announces plans for annual film fest in Jeddah The Red Sea International Film Festival will be held in Jeddah. News | Broadcast Thu, 28 Mar 2019 02:17:39 +0400 Synamedia integrates Zixi into the D9800 Network Transport Receiver Live broadcast-quality video over public Internet enabler Zixi has announced that video software provider Synamedia has integrated Zixi into the D9800 Network Transport Receiver News | Broadcast Thu, 28 Mar 2019 12:10:24 +0400 LaLigaSportsTV to offer free coverage of live Spanish sporting competitions via mobile and connected devices LaLiga has officially unveiled its OTT (over-the-top) service, LaLigaSportsTV, which offers fans free coverage of live Spanish sporting competitions via mobile and connected devices News | Broadcast Thu, 28 Mar 2019 11:40:32 +0400 UK-based The Light Cinemas to launch new brand of Saudi cinemas UK-based The Light Cinemas has signed a deal to launch 15 locations in Saudi Arabia under the brand name of MUVI<br /> News | Broadcast Wed, 27 Mar 2019 12:00:45 +0400 Apple revels name of new TV streaming service; announces $2bn lineup of original content Apple has revealed the name of its new streaming service and announced a $2bn lineup of original content when Apple TV+ launches in fall 2019 News | Broadcast Tue, 26 Mar 2019 10:25:53 +0400 2019 NAB Show to host forum promoting Reliable Internet Stream Transport The RIST Forum was recently established with 21 founding companies to promote the Reliable Internet Stream Transport (RIST), a new interoperable and royalty-free standard for low-latency video transport over unmanaged networks for contribution and distribution applications News | Broadcast Tue, 26 Mar 2019 09:55:17 +0400 GCC emerges as top overseas market for Bollywood films Saudi Arabia's decision last year to allow cinemas to open in the kingdom has added the importance of the Gulf market for Indian films News | Broadcast Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:32:34 +0400 Ooredoo partners with Spuul for Indian content Over 10,000 hours of Indian movie and TV content offered by Spuul is now available as an add-on package with Ooredoo&rsquo;s set-top box. News | Broadcast Sun, 24 Mar 2019 03:10:38 +0400 HP unveils new VR headset HP unveils new VR headset News | Broadcast Sun, 24 Mar 2019 10:01:53 +0400 Disney completes 'historic' Fox acquisition Disney CEO Bob Iger said the extraordinary and historic moment sees the creation of the world's preeminent global entertainment company News | Broadcast Thu, 21 Mar 2019 02:43:25 +0400 SAWA Media signs MENA distribution deal to launch Insight TV on Jawwy TV platform The deal was managed by SAWA Rights Management (SRM), an award-winning content provider and producer who will be Insight TV's channel distribution partner in the region. News | Broadcast Thu, 21 Mar 2019 09:39:10 +0400 Actor Iwan Rheon from Games of Thrones to attend Middle East Film & Comic Con Actor Iwan Rheon, who played villain Ramsay Bolton in Games of Thrones, will make a guest appearance at Middle East Film and Comic Con (MEFCC) News | Broadcast Wed, 20 Mar 2019 03:00:00 +0400 Insta360 raises $30M with Everest Venture Capital, MG Holdings and Huajin Capital Camera maker Insta360 has announced a $30M funding round joined by Everest Venture Capital, MG Holdings and Huajin Capital<br /> News | Broadcast Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:39:10 +0400 OSN launches Binge channel for 'uninterrupted marathon-viewing experience' of popular TV series OSN is set to launch a new TV channel dedicated to binge viewing entire seasons of popular TV series News | Broadcast Tue, 19 Mar 2019 02:23:20 +0400 Metafora Production chooses Ross Video for new Syria TV channel Following a decision in late 2017 to create a brand-new channel broadcasting from Istanbul, Turkey, and the subsequent tender process, Metafora chose Ross Video and local partners AVITENG to build and launch the new facility for Syria TV. News | Broadcast Thu, 07 Mar 2019 05:31:52 +0400 ARRI expands its wireless video system range in partnership with Teradek ARRI&rsquo;s new WVR-1s is specially designed for hand-held users like focus pullers and directors to remotely monitor footage using Amimon technology now part of Vitec brand Teradek News | Broadcast Thu, 07 Mar 2019 02:23:02 +0400 Vox Cinemas to invest $500mn to increase number of screens in Saudi Arabia Over the next four years, Vox wants add screen in the GCC's largest economy at the rate of 150 per year News | Broadcast Thu, 07 Mar 2019 11:26:41 +0400 Imagine Communications to demonstrate evolution towards next-gen media technology at CABSAT 2019 Proven next-gen, IP-ready infrastructure optimizes migration strategies and provides flexibility to generate commercially viable transition path for MENA media businesses News | Broadcast Thu, 07 Mar 2019 10:40:42 +0400 'MBC Hosts' talkshow to take place at Dubai Lynx Emmy Award-winning entertainer, radio personality, comedian, author and businessman, Steve Harvey appears on the session with MBC Group TV Director, Ali Jaber. News | Broadcast Thu, 07 Mar 2019 09:51:45 +0400 Ross Video focuses on 'high efficiency production' at CABSAT 2019 New for CABSAT will be the latest V3.4 firmware build for Ultrix &ndash; Ross Video&rsquo;s routing/AV platform News | Broadcast Wed, 06 Mar 2019 09:43:20 +0400 French pavilion to feature 14 companies at CABSAT 2019 French innovations in the audiovisual sector will be exhibited from the likes of startup The Content Armor (content piracy solution), Hexaglobe (video distribution) and INA Audiovisual Institute (content protection) News | Broadcast Tue, 05 Mar 2019 01:54:51 +0400 SmallHD launches 7 inch Focus monitor FOCUS 7 on-camera monitor features a 1000-nit bright full HD resolution touchscreen designed for use with mirrorless and DSLT camera setups News | Broadcast Tue, 05 Mar 2019 10:21:20 +0400 beIN to carry three new Fox channels The 3 new HD channels FOX Life, FOX Rewayat and FOX Crime, will be available on beIN&rsquo;s Entertainment, Complete and Elite packages. News | Broadcast Mon, 04 Mar 2019 10:52:02 +0400 BBC, ITV join forces to launch BritBox in UK British broadcasting giants ITV and the BBC are teaming up to create BritBox, in an apparent bid to create a UK rival to Netflix News | Broadcast Sun, 03 Mar 2019 04:52:57 +0400 ITP Media Group enters $140bn gaming market with launch of ITP Gaming ITP Gaming will bring the biggest gaming tournaments in the world to the largest possible Arabic audience, bringing players and publishers together including establishment of the first-ever Arab Gaming League. News | Broadcast Sun, 03 Mar 2019 03:25:28 +0400 Pyramedia CEO awarded honorary doctorate by Oxford College In award ceremony, Dr. Nashwa Al-Ruwaini hailed for achievements that have contributed to the advancement of the media sector and for changing the stereotype of women business leaders in the Middle East. News | Broadcast Sun, 03 Mar 2019 11:28:57 +0400 GatesAir expands EMEA sales team with appointment of Alexander Kurz Kurz sees tremendous opportunity for GatesAir to capture regional market share for TV and radio systems with its high-efficiency Maxiva and Flexiva transmitters, as countries transition to DVB-T2 standard. News | Broadcast Sun, 03 Mar 2019 10:46:17 +0400 Shure's Axient Digital ADX series available worldwide Shure announced its award-winning Axient Digital ADX series wireless transmitters are now widely available through all global resellers and distributors. News | Broadcast Wed, 27 Feb 2019 12:13:16 +0400 Starz Play makes ASDA’A BCW corporate communications partner MENA subscription video on-demand service Starz Play has appointed ASDA&rsquo;A BCW as its corporate communications partner News | Broadcast Wed, 27 Feb 2019 11:47:01 +0400 Netflix acquires Chinese sci-fi blockbuster Netflix has bought the rights to "The Wandering Earth" and will stream it in more than 190 countries and translate it into 28 languages. News | Broadcast Wed, 27 Feb 2019 10:25:41 +0400 Appear TV to showcase IP contribution/distribution solution Appear TV's X-Series platform, including the X10 and X20, is made for IP contribution and distribution with ultra-low latency, high service density applications. News | Broadcast Wed, 27 Feb 2019 09:44:40 +0400 Diversified FZ attends first CABSAT after completing TSL Middle East acquisition Diversified will be exhibiting at the 2019 CABSAT conference for their first time since the acquisition of TSL FZ LLC, boosting its EMEA presence with the Dubai office. News | Broadcast Thu, 21 Feb 2019 09:55:52 +0400 Lawo opens UK division, adds new hires German broadcast manufacturer Lawo has opened a subsidiary in the UK and strengthened its sales &amp; support team with new appointments. News | Broadcast Wed, 20 Feb 2019 09:59:37 +0400 Red Bee Media opens first Red Lab in London &ldquo;Red Lab&rdquo;, London houses a private cloud platform for remote testing, as well as a collaboration space for broadcast and network engineers and solution architects News | Broadcast Tue, 19 Feb 2019 04:29:48 +0400 Alhurra TV picks up Prime Entertainment's documentaries Alhurra TV has bought broadcast rights to Prime&rsquo;s documentaries on Russian President Vladimir Putin and global entertainment icons such as Angelina Jolie and Madonna. News | Broadcast Tue, 19 Feb 2019 04:20:39 +0400 Zee announces lineup of Original shows on Zee5 ZEE5 available in the MENA region is debuting a range of exclusive ZEE5 Originals lined up for the platfore in February 2019 News | Broadcast Mon, 18 Feb 2019 12:42:48 +0400 Jackie Chan returns to shoot second film in Dubai 'Vanguard' directed by Stanley Tong marks the second time the superstar has filmed a movie in Dubai News | Broadcast Mon, 18 Feb 2019 11:44:24 +0400 New Pierce Brosnan movie to start filming in Abu Dhabi Set mostly in the Middle East, The Misfits follows the story of criminal Richard Pace and will start shooting next week News | Broadcast Mon, 18 Feb 2019 11:28:58 +0400 Al Rayyan TV updates playout infrastructure with Pebble Beach The decision to adopt the Pebble Beach solution followed a detailed proof of concept exercise and extensive evaluation. System integrator for the project was Salam Media Cast News | Broadcast Thu, 14 Feb 2019 02:36:03 +0400 Political thriller 'Official Secrets' shot on Sony Venice DOP of upcoming political thriller 'Official Secrets', Florian Hoffmeister, chose Sony&rsquo;s flagship large format camera VENICE to create an intimate, yet natural aesthetic News | Broadcast Thu, 14 Feb 2019 09:50:24 +0400 Raed Alsermari’s Dunya’s Day wins jury prize at Sundance First Saudi film to be screened in the Kingdom wins short film jury prize at Sundance News | Broadcast Wed, 13 Feb 2019 04:11:57 +0400 DTC Broadcast kit deployed for Hankook 24Hr DUBAI endurance race DTC's SOLO7 OBTX transmitter and SOLO7 Nano amplifiers coupled with PRORXD receivers provided comprehensive coverage around the circuit, cutting the number of receive points required in half. News | Broadcast Wed, 13 Feb 2019 03:06:32 +0400 Yahlive extends deal with Turner to broadcast CNN The agreement continues broadcast of Turner Broadcasting Systems&rsquo; flagship news channel CNN International to Yahlive&rsquo;s viewers across South West Asia and the Middle East. News | Broadcast Wed, 13 Feb 2019 12:44:54 +0400 Image Nation's 'Free Solo' wins BAFTA award for Best Documentary The documentary tells the story of rock climber Alex Honnold&rsquo;s ascent of El Capitan &ndash; a 3,000-foot high vertical rock in Yosemite National Park News | Broadcast Mon, 11 Feb 2019 04:43:16 +0400 Imagine Communications makes key MENA hires Sherif Shaker as Regional Sales Manager and Maha Ammar as Bid Manager have joined the Imagine Communications team serving the MENA region. News | Broadcast Mon, 11 Feb 2019 03:24:51 +0400 Shams unveils Emirates Entertainment Experience team As part of the Emirates Entertainment Experience, Sharjah Media City will launch &lsquo;films made by audience members&rsquo; for the first time in the Arab world News | Broadcast Mon, 11 Feb 2019 02:19:35 +0400 Formula One looking for new Middle East broadcast partner A spokesman for Formula One said it was in the late stages of finalising arrangements with a new licensee for the region News | Broadcast Sun, 10 Feb 2019 09:45:57 +0400 93% of UAE population tune into radio every week: Nielsen report Nielsen's latest UAE Radio Audience Measurement found that 93% of the total UAE population tuned into radio every week in Q4 2018, 4% higher (307,000 listeners) in reach compared to the previous quarter. News | Broadcast Wed, 06 Feb 2019 02:32:00 +0400 Turkey's BluTV gets 4mn subscribers in 3 years Turkish video-on-demand service, BluTV has completed its 3rd year with record-breaking numbers News | Broadcast Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:03:14 +0400 Nominations for the Digital Studio Awards close tomorrow ONE DAY LEFT: Nominations for the Digital Studio Awards close tomorrow! News | Broadcast Wed, 06 Feb 2019 12:50:43 +0400 Sennheiser launches XS Wireless Digital series in the Middle East The XSW-D incorporates many features typically seen in top-grade microphone systems such as one-touch synchronization, low audio latency, and automatic frequency management News | Broadcast Wed, 06 Feb 2019 10:13:16 +0400 Tarek Mounir appointed CEO of Deezer MENA MENA region veteran Tarek Mounir will be responsible for growing Deezer&rsquo;s B2B and advertising business in the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey News | Broadcast Tue, 05 Feb 2019 01:09:28 +0400 Ross Video to launch new Virtual Studio rendering solution at NAB 2019 New in-house virtual studio solution will be based on Epic Game&rsquo;s Unreal 4 gaming engine following termination of partnership with Future Group on the existing Frontier rendering offering. News | Broadcast Sun, 03 Feb 2019 05:30:46 +0400 Cinepolis opens first cinema in Bahrain Cin&eacute;polis, the world&rsquo;s fourth largest cinema exhibitor, is set to open its first location in Bahrain as the brand announces its official entry into the GCC&rsquo;s movie theatre sector. News | Broadcast Sun, 03 Feb 2019 03:28:53 +0400 Panasonic launches LUMIX S Series full-frame mirrorless cameras Panasonic has now introduced the full specifications of its first digital single lens mirrorless cameras, the LUMIX S1R and S1, with a 35mm full-frame CMOS sensor. News | Broadcast Sun, 03 Feb 2019 12:16:39 +0400 Pakistan's Dunya News upgrades to Pebble Beach's Marina playout system Dunya News, one of Pakistan&rsquo;s preeminent TV channels, has chosen Pebble Beach Systems to upgrade its playout facility. News | Broadcast Sun, 03 Feb 2019 11:34:04 +0400 Canon launches newest addition to XF handheld camcorder range – the XF705 The new flagship pro 4K camcorder was introduced at a launch event held in collaboration with National Stores. Attendees were witness to live demonstrations of the XF705 in action with the XF-HEVC recording format. News | Broadcast Wed, 30 Jan 2019 03:11:55 +0400