It should be obvious that bottom-of-the-screen tickers contain real estate that could be sold in the form of a sponsorship. In fact, most stations have ticker sponsors, but in general they don't maximize their sponsorship programs.
Real-time virtual graphics, augmented graphics, and full-blown virtual sets aren’t new concepts in broadcast news production; in fact, they’ve been around for at least 15 years. There’s no question that virtual and augmented elements can add a layer of sophistication and deepen understanding of a topic in ways that are far beyond the capabilities of traditional graphics. But these technologies haven’t caught on in a widespread way for enhancing breaking news, primarily because they’re perceived as complex, time-consuming, and difficult to use.
During the night of the US election, ChyronHego supported customers all over the world with solutions for broadcast graphics, displaying social media on screen as well as virtual enhancements and virtual sets. In the US alone, more than 380 stations were using NewsTicker Elections to help them get real-time results on air. In addition, several customers were also using our virtual graphics solutions for displaying election results in new, creative ways.
WISH-TV, a 24-hour news channel and CW affiliate based in Indianapolis, Indiana has long been using ChyronHego’s Channel Box solution.
Sports arenas are transforming more and more into multi-use media centers. Today's ticket holders for a sports event expect to be entertained and informed through a state-of-the-art facility.
In the highly competitive news environment of today, it’s an absolute must for broadcasters to be able to deliver fast and high quality news to their audience.
A challenge for broadcasters in today's competitive media landscape is that they have to do more with less. UK-based ITN is one of the world's leading news and multimedia content companies. They needed a solution that would enable their production department to create programs in-house without having to invest in technically trained personnel.
Al Jazeera is one of the world’s largest news organizations.
Its daily news and weather bulletins reach 305 million households all across the globe.
Al Jazeera needed a system that could display accurate weather forecasts in a concise and informative manner for viewers. Metacast from ChyronHego, turned out to be the ideal solution.
Every year, Swedes gather around their TV’s to watch the country’s most popular show, Melodifestivalen, an annual song competition that airs in six shows by Sweden’s Public TV Broadcaster, SVT. The winner of the grand finale is selected to represent Sweden in the international Eurovision Song Contest – the world’s biggest music show and the most popular entertainment program in Swedish TV history.
Topics: Creative and Production Services
The greatest challenge for radio broadcasters today is reaching young audiences. The behavior of radio listeners has dramatically changed over the past decade. Today's young listeners don’t own radios. Instead, they are using mobile devices to connect with the world. The smartphone is their central communication and entertainment medium.
Topics: Visual Radio