- ESPN Pushes New-Time Religion: HDTV. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;4/5/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 14, p21
Reports on the anniversary of ESPN HD, which has helped redefine high definition television and the way sports is watched in the U.S. Statement issued by vice-president of strategy, business planning and development Bryan Burns; Adjustment of affiliate marketing campaigns in 2004.
- ESPN Vice President Discusses Its International Growth Strategy. // Satellite News;7/8/2009, Vol. 32 Issue 27, p2
An interview with Russell Wolff, executive vice president and managing director of Entertainment and Sports Programming Network (ESPN), is presented. He discusses the plans of ESPN in the television market in Great Britain. He details the role of high-definition television in its broadcast of...
- The News at ESPNews Is HD. Dickson, Glen // Broadcasting & Cable;3/24/2008, Vol. 138 Issue 12, p22
The article reports on the launching of ESPN's sports news television (TV) network, ESPNews HD, in Bristol, Connecticut on March 30, 2008. The high-definition (HD) network offers additional news and statistics to viewers by placing a bevy of graphics in a widescreen, 16:9 HD picture. It states...
- Being There. Arenstein, Seth // CableFAX Daily;12/9/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 238, p4
The article focuses on the advantages of watching the cable television coverage of sports in high definition (HD) television. Such equipment bring the audience closer to the action. According to ESPN HD chief Bryan Burns, pro leagues and colleges believe that HD will not threaten stadium...
- Comcast SportsNet goes HD. Kerschbaumer, Ken // Broadcasting & Cable;3/25/2002, Vol. 132 Issue 12, p36
Focuses on the broadcasting of home games in the high definition (HD) television network Comcast SportsNet in the U.S. Cost of the bid for an HD production vehicle; End to the procurement of sets from switching to direct-broadcast satellite; Integration of HD graphics equipment.
- High-definition TV gets a sporting chance. Schoettle, Anthony // Indianapolis Business Journal;01/17/2000, Vol. 20 Issue 45, p9
Focuses on the use of high-definition television (HDTV) technology for sports broadcasts. Advantage of the high quality picture and sound; Tradition for the use of sporting events as a showcase for television; Use of HDTV in motorsports and football events.
- Mitsubishi Hosts HD Thanksgiving Game On CBS-TV. Tarr, Greg // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;12/04/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 28, p8
Reports on CBS Television Network's presentation of the National Football League's New England Patriots and Detroit Lions game in 1080i high definition television on Thanksgiving Day 2000.
- MEP, NMT Take the Hi-Def Road. Kerschbaumer, Ken // Broadcasting & Cable;12/16/2002, Vol. 132 Issue 51, p34
Focuses on the decision of Entertainment & Sports Programming Network (ESPN) and American Broadcasting Co. (ABC) to offer high definition sports programming to mobile production companies in the U.S. Discussions with various broadcasting equipment providers on the issue; Steps taken by a...
- Hut, Hut, HD. Kerschbaumer, Ken // Broadcasting & Cable;8/11/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 32, p20
Focuses on the role of sports broadcasting in promoting high definition television (HDTV) in the U.S. Overview of plans of various television networks regarding the coverage of matches of the National Football League on HDTV; Assessment of the technological support needed for the purpose;...