Radio World Gear & Technology Editor Brett Moss asked representatives of several leading microphone manufacturers about the state of the broadcast microphone industry and what might be in the future. Source:

NRB Announces 2015 Show Theme

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 by

The National Religious Broadcasters has adopted the theme of “Proclaim” for its 2015 International Christian Media Convention. Source:

Blonder Tongue Laboratories announced Purdue University has successfully transitioned its campus television network, Boiler TV, from analog to digital relying on a wide range of solutions from Blonder Tongue. Source:

WorldNow Announces Twitter Player Cards

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 by

In tandem, WorldNow has also released Social Connect, its integration with social media log-ins to link individual social profiles to bylines. Source:

The Hollywood Post Alliance has announced recipients of the organization’s 2014 Engineering Excellence Award and the HPA Judges Award for Creativity and Innovation in Post Production. Source:

FCC Drills Down Into Auction Items

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 by

Wireless mics, channel repacking and white spaces were addressed in the FCC’s regular monthly meeting. The sports blackout rule was also eliminated and satellite licensing rules were amended. Source:

TOKYO — Sky Perfect JSAT Corp. will simultaneously open two new channels, the world’s first dedicated 4K channels, on the company’s premium Japan-based service on March 1, 2015, according to the comp.. Source:

Wristband Drone Prototype Unveiled

Monday, 29 September 2014 by

The Nixie wearable drone targets folks who want to capture themselves doing something amazing, or at least not captureable in the normal selfie mode. Source:

GoPro Rolls Out 4K Hero

Monday, 29 September 2014 by

New features of the Black include 4K@30 fps, 2.7K@50fps, and 1080p@120fps video capture. Source:

The Educational Foundation of the Audio Engineering Society has announced the recipients of the 2014 AES Educational Grants for Graduate Studies in Audio Engineering. Source: