BBC calls for Iran to reverse asset freeze of staff

BBC calls for Iran to reverse asset freeze of staff

BBC World Service has called on the Iranian authorities to reverse a new order which appears effectively to freeze the assets of BBC staff in Iran, preventing them from selling or buying property, cars and other goods. BBC World Service Director Francesca Unsworth...
The AIBs 2017 | closing date extended

The AIBs 2017 | closing date extended

The closing date of the AIBs 2017 has been extended, following requests from broadcasters and production companies around the world. The new date by which entries must be submitted is 14 July.  “Many people have been in touch with us asking for an extension to...
Smart TV vulnerabilities addressed

Smart TV vulnerabilities addressed

At its 85th meeting, the DVB Steering Board approved updates to TS 102 809 “Signaling and carriage of interactive applications and services in Hybrid broadcast/broadband environments” introducing an authentication mechanism to help prevent ‘Man in the Middle’ attacks...
RMIT ABC Fact Check relaunched

RMIT ABC Fact Check relaunched

RMIT University and ABC News have partnered to relaunch award-winning news service Fact Check, to be based in Melbourne at the University’s new state-of-the-art Media Precinct. From March, RMIT ABC Fact Check will once again test and adjudicate on the accuracy of...

Eutelsat hits new milestone of 1,000 HD channels

HD pace accelerates across Eutelsat video neighbourhoods 240 new channels in 2016 represents ↗30% growth High Definition TV continues to gain ground across the broadcast satellites operated by Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) with the 240 HD channels...
Celebro Media offers news broadcasters free trial

Celebro Media offers news broadcasters free trial

London-based Celebro Media are in trials with a new type of HD OB Vehicle. On Monday 20th February the studio and facilities company is offering a free trial to all broadcasters. The new truck will be outside the UK Parliament at College Green (right) for planned...