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European Parliament Report on Public Broadcasting

The Association of Commercial Television in Europe (ACT) welcomes the adoption of the non-binding, own-initiative resolution based on a report by Ivo Belet MEP on “Public service broadcasting in the digital era: the future of the dual system”. The co-existence of public and commercial broadcasters has so far ensured a great variety of choice to European citizens as well as the freedom of expression European media need in today’s challenging environment. The current process of digitisation has presented new opportunities, as well as challenges, for the media sector. All players should be able to compete equally.
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European Parliament Report on Public Broadcasting

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MSNBC uses Orad's graphic solutions for midterm election coverage

Besides having 14 anchors, analysts and reporters on set in multiple studios in 30 Rock, the two networks continued its extensive use of virtual and touch screen technology.While the technology was new for many U.S. networks in 2008, the networks have had more time to learn and tweak, meaning a well rounded and polished look for this election.Unlike other networks, the technology, powered by Orad, worked. The iPad app didn’t fail. The real-time virtual graphics didn’t twitch.
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MSNBC uses Orad's graphic solutions for midterm election coverage

Commercial Broadcasters Confident About Future of Linear TV & Taking Lead in Innovation

Commercial broadcasters issued a vote of confidence in the future at the 3rd Annual ACT Conference today, where CEOs from all over Europe gathered to discuss the latest media developments with policy-makers. With viewing time for linear TV increasing for the tenth year in a row and reaching a European average of 222 minutes of TV viewing per person, per day, it is clear that television as a mass medium remains successful in an increasingly converged media landscape.
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Commercial Broadcasters Confident About Future of Linear TV & Taking Lead in Innovation

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Commercial Broadcasters Support Commission Green Paper on Creative Industries

When responding to the Commission consultation on theGreen Paper on Creative & Cultural Industries presented by DG Education and Cultureearlier this year, the Association of Commercial Television in Europe welcomed the recognition of the creative sector as a central part of theDigital Agenda and the wider EU economy as laid down in the EU 2020 Strategy.
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Commercial Broadcasters Support Commission Green Paper on Creative Industries

VSN participates in the project to create Catalonia’s Audiovisual Ring

On 5th July, VSN's director and CEO, Jordi Utiel, took part in the signing of an agreement amongst the Government of Catalonia, companies of the audiovisual sector and telecommunications operators with the aim to start a trial run to boost Catalonia's Audiovisual Ring. As a result of the agreement, the signing parties will cooperate on the initial stage of this project by contributing resources and knowledge to develop the infrastructure, connectivity, services and applications that add value to the audiovisual field.
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VSN participates in the project to create Catalonia’s Audiovisual Ring

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AKG Phase 2 Inauguration Video Provided by Creative Technology

Called upon by long time partner QMDI in Doha, Qatar, and working alongside Production Company John Adkins (JA) Productions, Creative Technology (CT) provided a variety of video equipment for the inauguration of Phase 2 of the Al Khaleej Gas (AKG) Project in Qatar.
The ceremony, held at the Cultural Village in Doha on May 10th, was the second stage, the first phase of which began in November 2005 and was completed in December last year. This is an ambitious project, the aim of which is to provide gas to some of Qatar’s most significant industries.
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AKG Phase 2 Inauguration Video Provided by Creative Technology

Christie Delivers Cutting-Edge Visuals at G8/G20 World Summit International Media Centre

TORONTO, ON – (24th June, 2010) – Christie®, a global visual technologies company, is pleased to announce its participation in the Experience Canada Pavilion during the 2010 G8/G20 World Summit in Toronto, 23rd – 27th June. Christie’s High Definition projectors and innovative Christie® MicroTiles™ will play a large part in providing compelling visuals to showcase Canada as a prime destination for business, investment and tourism. Housed within the International Media Centre located in the Heritage Court of the Direct Energy Centre, the pavilion is designed to promote Canada to over 3,000 international media.
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Christie Delivers Cutting-Edge Visuals at G8/G20 World Summit International Media Centre

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Commercial Broadcasters set out Vision for the Future of the Media

On the occasion of the EU Presidency Conference organised by the Spanish Government in Madrid today on “European Media Meeting: The new Challenges”, the Association of Commercial Television in Europe (www.acte.be) expresses its view about the state of the media sector and calls for targeted and limited action by regulators at European and national level.
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Commercial Broadcasters set out Vision for the Future of the Media
RRsat provides Occasional Use of SNG truck in Ashdod

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Digital Agenda for Europe: Statements from ACT and EBU

The Association of Commercial Television in Europe (ACT) as well as the European Broadcasting Union (EBU have responded to today’s adoption of the Digital Agenda. The EU 2020 Strategy rightly recognised the Digital Agenda as one of seven flagship initiatives needed to stimulate growth. The creative industries, including commercial and public television, play a crucial role in that initiative, contributing to the European economy and employing millions of workers, but also by promoting democracy, original creative content, linguistic diversity and media pluralism. As indicated in the Digital Agenda attractive content plays an important role in stimulating investment in faster networks.
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Digital Agenda for Europe: Statements from ACT and EBU
A High Definition Royal Wedding, Thanks to Grass Valley

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SIS LIVE Supplies 70 Uplinks for Election Night 2010

SIS LIVE, Europe’s largest outside broadcast (OB) and uplink supplier, provided 70 satellite uplink vehicles to the main UK broadcasters for their coverage of the UK General Election 2010 coverage. Uplink vehicles and SIS LIVE crew were deployed throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, giving the broadcasters unprecedented coverage of the main electoral battlegrounds. The number of SIS LIVE’s customers represented the whole array of broadcasting companies, including the BBC, Sky News, ITV, ITN, Five News and GMTV, as well as STV in Scotland, RTE in Ireland and Sky Italia.
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SIS LIVE Supplies 70 Uplinks for Election Night 2010

Arqiva provides extensive Election Day SNG for Sky News

Arqiva is supplying Sky News with extensive Satellite News Gathering (SNG) services to support their coverage of the UK general election. For three days a large proportion of Arqiva’s SNG fleet will be deployed at key electoral locations across the UK covering the build up, Election Day and the results. Arqiva will also provide Sky News with satellite space on AB1 and IS905.
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Arqiva provides extensive Election Day SNG for Sky News

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Dubai Media's HD 'Clip-ons' have 'Altitude'

Following a recent upgrade of two of their D-Cam 'Clip-on' Wireless Camera Systems to HD, Dubai Media International used them up on level 154 for the official opening of the Burj Khalifa by the Ruler of Dubai,Sheikh Mohamed.
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Dubai Media's HD 'Clip-ons' have 'Altitude'

HD standards converter provides clean feeds for global Broadcast of U.N. Climate Change Conference COP15 in Copenhagen

The United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP15), hosted Dec. 7-18 in Copenhagen by the Danish foreign ministry, is being broadcast to countries across the world in high quality, thanks to Snell's Alchemist Ph.C – HD motion-compensated standards converter. The Alchemist Ph.C – HD has been installed at the International Broadcasting Centre to make transparent standards conversion available to international broadcasters reporting on COP15 proceedings.
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HD standards converter provides clean feeds for global Broadcast of U.N. Climate Change Conference COP15 in Copenhagen

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