April 16, 2014

Journal Broadcast Group rolls out new Web design

Journal Broadcast Group debuted a new website design at some of its stations this week; including WTMJ-TV, KTNV-TV and WFTX‑TV. The new look uses responsive web design, allowing it to adapt to any screen resolution. The design also includes a fixed header, so access to more news is always a click away. The homepage includes an […]

April 14, 2014

MSNBC, NowThis News launch 15-second video series

MSNBC and NowThis News have launched new, co-produced original 15-second daily video series titled “15 Seconds to Truth,” which will dig into a big headline each day to uncover a truth hidden behind the day’s conventional wisdom and spin. The video series, launching today on MSNBC, Facebook and Twitter, builds on the recently formed partnership […]

April 11, 2014

CNN launching digital studios arm

CNN has announced the creation of CNN Digital Studios, which will be tasked with producing original content for the Web. Included in the launch is a partnership with Twitter to offer 15-second video clips via the social network. In addition, longer original series will also be produced featuring CNN talent, including “Brutally Honest with Kelly Wallace” and […]

April 11, 2014

CNN unveils interactive news service

CNN has announced CNNx, a new iPad service that allows customizable TV news experiences. Through Watch CNNx users can access 24 hours of program rundowns and select on demand the segments they want to view, according to a statement issued by the network. “CNN has again redefined the way people consume news.  As the Internet […]

April 8, 2014

CNN ‘get lost’ promo airs at unfortunate moment

CNN’s efforts to promote “Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown” with a large “Get lost” banner resulted in a rather awkward juxtaposition when the graphics aired over the network’s coverage of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, according to an image circulating online. Often these types of promos are inserted at the master control level, so it’s entirely possible the […]

March 27, 2014 adds feedback tab

After rolled out a new look in February, which was met with vocal negative response as well as a quieter praise, the network has added a “Feedback” tab to its page. The tab, which is located on the right side of the page and remains visible even as users scroll down, opens another window […]

March 26, 2014

RenderOn rolls out new website

Motion graphics designer RenderOn debuted a new website this month. Have a look. The new website drops Flash and updates the portfolio with some recent work, including: WBRZ-TV and India TV.

March 24, 2014

Worldnow launches Studio Gateway

Website platform Worldnow has announced its latest product, Studio Gateway, the first and only technology that lives inside of iNews and ENPS, creating the first bi-directional on/off TV to any screen or device. Studio Gateway unifies the workflow between legacy studio systems and digital content management systems to seamlessly publish and distribute content to all […]

March 21, 2014

‘Today’ to feature interactive, multiplatform cooking segments

Beginning Monday, March 24, “Today” will launch an interactive cooking experience with the launch of “Fresh Cooks Live: Today’s Spring Cookalong” The weeklong, multiplatform series will showcase talented, self made cooks who are heating up the Internet, according to an NBC News statement. The segments will feature full, live cooking demos on television with Picture-in-Picture and […]

March 19, 2014

Digital Nirvana to introduce content repurposing system

Digital Nirvana will introduce the latest version of its MediaPro 2.0 Content Repurposing System, a fast, affordable way to record multiple channels for content rebroadcasting, repurposing and ad verification at NAB 2014. This new version of MediaPro includes the ability to record content and share it easily on social media platforms and the cloud. “We’re […]