A virtual press conference from Sound & Video Contractor

Chyron’s New Social Media Editor Debuted by TNT and TBS for SAG Awards Coverage

Chyron’s New Social Media Editor Debuted by TNT and TBS for SAG Awards Coverage

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Feb. 9, 2012 — Prior to the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards(R) telecast, held Sunday, Jan. 29 on TNT and TBS, Chyron’s new Social Media Editor was deployed by the networks during the last two segments of programming leading into the SAG Awards.

Developed by Chyron’s in-house team of engineers, this software-based solution allows an operator to monitor and pull incoming Tweets from any feed and quickly display the Tweets on-air. Turner used the new Social Media Editor in tandem with 16 Chyron Channel Box² channel branding systems already in use at both networks.

“Like all of Chyron’s products, the new Social Media Editor allows playout operators to simplify and streamline their approach to on-air productions and events,” said Bonnie Barclay, chief marketing officer at Chyron. “Ideal for news, sports, and entertainment markets, this solution helps broadcasters optimize today’s increasingly popular Twitter outlet and encourages interaction with viewers from around the globe watching at home.”

# # #

About Chyron
Chyron (NASDAQ: CHYR) is a leading provider of Graphics as a Service for on-air and digital video applications including newsrooms, studios, sports broadcasting facilities, and corporate video environments. An Emmy(R) Award-winning company whose products have defined the world of digital and broadcast graphics, Chyron’s graphics solutions include the Axis World Graphics online content creation software and order management system, on-air graphics systems, clip servers, channel branding, and graphics asset management solutions, all of which may be incorporated into the company’s BlueNet(TM) end-to-end graphics workflow. More information about Chyron products and services is available on the company websites: www.chyron.com and www.axisgraphics.tv. The company’s investor relations information is at www.chyron.com via the “Investors” link.

All trademarks and registered trademarks mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners.

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: News, Product Applications

Doha Airport is Covered with ICONYX as Far as the Eye Can’t See
FrontRow hires LightSPEED manager to lead construction program
MIRA Mobile M-12HD and SportsNet LA Capture High-Quality Close-Ups, Panoramic Shots and Night-time Slo-Mo With FUJINON Optics
Journey’s FOH Engineer as Guest Speaker in Upcoming Meyer Sound Online Mixing Workshop
TC Furlong Hosts Digital Console Expo
Remix Moby’s “The Last Day” on Blend
HARMAN’s Martin Professional Introduces The JEM Hazer Pro For Advanced Atmospheric Haze Effects
Alcorn McBride Welcomes J.R. Solis To The Sales Team
Shotoku To Boost Worldwide Sales Initiatives with Appointment of New Technical Sales Manager
California Baptist University’s Collinsworth School of Music Preaches to the Choir about DPA Microphones

About

Stay up to date on the latest technology news. Select press representatives post company news several times a day. Check back often to get the latest news on product releases, mergers and acquisitions, and product applications. To be included in this virtual press conference, please contact The Wire.

Calendar

February 2012
M T W T F S S
« Jan   Mar »
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
272829  

Your Account

Subscribe

Subscribe to RSS Feed

Subscribe to MyYahoo News Feed

Subscribe to Bloglines

Google Syndication