Live News and Sports Production 


Live broadcast events as it’s happening makes everyone part of history.


Several network news channels share content.   With smartphones,  latest news updates from the moment they get up to the time they fall asleep. They start their day watching the morning shows while they get ready for their work day.   


News divisions also provide special coverage general and primary election coverage, quadrennial inaugurals, funerals of significant local public and religious figures,  occasional presidential addresses including the annual State of the Union Address in the United States.,  residential Addresses to the Nation, and other live events involving of national or international public and religious figures. 


Public affairs networks such as CSPAN in the US cover all of these occasional events live, in addition to congressional hearings, and legislative session proceedings.  Similar public affairs network channels broadcast in other countries as well


Local news covers the local action live shots during broadcasts and occasional major breaking news events breaking into their regular coverage.


Slow-speed car chase of a Ford Bronco vehicle containing American football star and murder suspect O. J. Simpson


The tragic 9-11  crash of United Airlines Flight 175 into the south tower of the World Trade Center.


Live News Production Engineering

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Live News Production Engineering

News Room Computer Systems (NRCS) is at the heart of live broadcast news operations.  


Augments content search and discovery with contextual content recommendations to matches editorial assignments.


Social media framework managing content curation, publishing, research, and trend analysis


3-D graphic designers create graphics templates used in live and post-produced media production.  The software interface typically includes a timeline, objects editor and real-time preview


To shorten the learning curve, the graphics software interface must be intuitive.  A designer can learn to build complex animations on a timeline.  On-air playout triggered by commands issued by the production automation system
Many broadcasters create multi-lingual programs for multiple channels for distribution and cloud-based delivery.  Operators enter text information, the ML translators generate alternative languages without human intervention
Tickers and crawls elements use the same elements configured with other graphics. XML, spreadsheets, SQL and text files populate the ticker and crawl placeholders.