Advanced Television


Harmonic CableOS tops charts

Harmonic’s Nasdaq stock price jumped nearly 20 per cent after it revealed to investors big gains in its cable-net virtualisation software in Q1. CableOS now reckons to control around 10 per cent of modems connected to DOCSIS 3.1 networks worldwide, about 18.4 million total. CableOS replaces expensive cable modem termination system (CMTS) hardware in networks […]

May 10, 2023

LAMDA receives £2m funding for virtual production tech

The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) will become one of the first drama schools in the UK to offer students virtual production technology training in a new state-of-the-art studio after receiving almost £2 million in funding from the Department of Education. Founded in 1861, LAMDA is the oldest drama school in the […]

March 3, 2023

Wales: Great Point Media opening virtual production hub

Great Point Media, the London-based media group that has invested more than £500 million into the creative industries worldwide, is collaborating with Fields Park, US-based Volume Global and Media Cymru, a consortium of creative and educational institutions in South Wales, to build a virtual production hub at Great Point Seren Studios in Cardiff. In addition […]

February 14, 2023

Google Cloud rolls out Immersive Stream for XR

Last year at Google I/O, the company previewed Immersive Stream for XR, which leverages Google Cloud GPUs to host, render, and stream photorealistic experiences to millions of mobile devices. Google has announced that the service is now generally available for Google Cloud customers. With Immersive Stream for XR, users don’t need powerful hardware or a […]

February 9, 2023

Sony launches production studio with Crystal LED tech

Sony has joined forces with Plateau Virtuel (virtual production studio, subsidiary of the Novelty-Magnum-Dushow Group) and Studios de France (a set provider for broadcasting in France) to create the first virtual studio with a 90m² Sony Crystal LED B-series screen (18m wide x 5m high) in Seine Saint Denis, north of Paris, France. This unique […]

January 12, 2023

Survey: 74% of marketers see virtual events as key

Kaltura, the Video Experience Cloud, has released The State of Events 2023, a global survey on the state of events. This is the second annual report issued by Kaltura that assesses and analyses the ever-changing events industry, following the 2022 edition published last year. Marketers are continuing to plan in-person, hybrid, and virtual events, but […]

November 3, 2022