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Oct 20

Community Media Day 2017

October 20th is Community Media Day! An annual celebration, Community Media Day is dedicated to bringing attention to the importance of free speech and accessible media. Organized in partnership with Free Speech Week (Oct. 16 – 22), this event is an opportunity to support your local PEG organizations and all they do. Community media stations […]

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Oct 06

College Radio Day

Today is the 7th Annual World College Radio Day, an event that celebrates the unique medium of college radio. If you’re not on campus, it’s easy to forget what college radio can do. But thousands of future broadcasters learn their craft through their high school and college stations. This medium excites young people about working […]

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Oct 06

Case Study: WDAY Fargo Uses LiveShot For Easy ENG

WDAY, an ABC-affiliate located in Fargo, ND, delivers local news and programming to a 200-mile district. In order to increase their mobility, they’ve turned to LiveShot – our IP video codec for live wireless newsgathering. Easy configuration means WDAY can do more remotes with shorter notice. With LiveShot, there’s no need to coordinate a satellite truck […]

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Oct 06

See Opal in action

Have you ever listened to a radio program that spent hours promoting an exciting interview segment that you looked forward to hearing? But when it came time for the interview, the guest called in over a cellphone, and it was difficult to make out what they were saying? And the entire thing felt a little disappointing? That’s […]

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Oct 04

In A Crisis, Radio Saves Lives

Radio is often a primary source of information before a crisis. But after the hurricanes that have battered the southern United States in the last month, the senate passed the Sandy Act, establishing radio as a first responder. Brave and creative broadcasters have managed to keep their stations on the air even as their facilities […]

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Sep 28

SCTV 17 Expands Programming to Facebook Live with Comrex LiveShot

(This user report was originally published in Creative Planet. To read the original story, click here.) By Aaron Shamshoyan Salem Community Television (SCTV 17) of Salem, N.H., provides coverage of local events to an audience in Salem and the surrounding area. We were recently looking to add the ability to deliver live video of local events […]

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Sep 19

WSU-TV Taps Comrex for Duplex IFB

By Jeffrey Franck Audio Visual Engineer Wichita State University TV WICHITA, KAN.—As Wichita State University’s full-service video production team, WSU-TV covers events for campus organizations, doing everything from script planning to post-production. Recently, WSU Athletics transitioned from the Missouri Valley Conference to the American Athletic Conference. But in our final season with the Missouri Conference, the […]

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Sep 12

Radio World: IBC Exhibitor Viewpoint with Chris Crump

In anticipation of IBC, Comrex Sales Director Chris Crump sat down with Radio World to discuss trends and new developments. How has business been for the company since last year’s IBC Show? Chris Crump: Economic uncertainty typically follows a U.S. presidential election and this year has certainly been no exception. The ripples are felt globally. Business […]

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Sep 14

Learn How LiveShot Works In Under 3 Minutes

LiveShot does a lot of things. Like, A LOT of things. It’s got return video, a two-way IFB, a unique camera mounted interface – it can be hard to visualize how it actually works in the field. (Not to mention, so much functionality can be overwhelming to a newbie!) In this video, we cover the basics […]

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Sep 06

With ACCESS, UTA Radio Conducts Their First Intercontinental Interview

UTA Radio is an online station that serves the community of University of Texas at Arlington. The station broadcasts indie rock music and coverage for all major sports at UTA, and is run in large part by students. Since their inception in 2001, UTA Radio has been an online station. “As soon as the internet […]

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