Broadcast Articles

Aereo TV Service Threatened by Supreme Court Case

In a case which alludes to the 1984 Betamax case, the pseudo-TV service Aereo is being threatened by a lawsuit from major cable companies. On Tuesday, the Supreme Court will start hearing arguments from both sides. Two years ago, Aereo …

Sony’s New PMW-100 XDCAM Camcorder Sony’s New PMW-100 XDCAM Camcorder
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Sony has introduced its full-featured handheld PMW-100, that captures broadcast standard 50Mbps video. The compact size of the new camera makes it ideal to work in tandem with Sony’s larger PMW-500 XDCAM HD422 shoulder camcorder, for applications including news gathering, …

RIAA Trial To Be Broadcast Over The Internet

 The RIAA says it is abandoning new lawsuits against file sharers. but existing court actions are moving forward.  Thanks to a team of Harvard law students, one of these trials will be shared with the world in an unprecedent fashion. A Massachusetts District Court judge has granted the request of a Harvard Law legal team authorizing internet broadcast coverage of a case brought by the RIAA.

Yahoo Live Does Real-Time Webcasting
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The launch of Yahoo Live, and its associated developer APIs, enable people to create live videos and webcast them immediately.