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What exactly is virtual, and what is real?

Bill Bennett, Media Solutions Account Manager here at ENCO, shares his thoughts on the many forms that virtualization is taking with the readers of Radio World.

October 1, 2021
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Why We Call ClipFire a TV Channel-in-a-Box

Inspired by broadcast television, ClipFire goes a step further, making it possible for a single operator or lean crew to produce and stream professional-looking videos for all kinds of presentations, including online lectures by universities, religious services by churches, and training by corporations.

September 30, 2021
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ClipFire’s Library is Your Greatest Production Asset

ClipFire users can drag and drop media files from the library onto the GUI screen for production or playout using familiar Explorer file lists and ingest media into the library manually or via unmanned DropBox Watch folders. Users can tell ClipFire how to handle newly ingested assets, including assigning file names, categorizing them, and adding metadata for searching. 

September 16, 2021
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Making the Most of ClipFire’s Library for Media Playout

As a TV Channel-in-a-Box, ClipFire from ENCO offers a wide range of capabilities essential for live video production, multichannel playout, and streaming, all integrated within this compact, Windows-driven appliance. ClipFire enables users to produce live or pre-recorded videos enhanced by graphics, animations, rolls, crawls, lower third supers, and more while streaming to multiple destinations simultaneously.

September 2, 2021
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Foreign Language Captions Add Value to Local TV Content

Presenting information, such as breaking news, with near real-time captions created and translated into one of many foreign languages would make the content more accessible to non-English speaking viewers—provided it can be done cost-effectively.

June 30, 2021
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On-Demand Captioning is in the House

Discover how enCaption can automate captioning of live and pre-recorded shows for multiple DTV channels, leading to a more cost-efficient workflow and faster ROI.

June 24, 2021
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DTV Subchannels are Subject to the Same FCC Captioning Mandates

Like the main DTV channel, programs broadcast on the subchannels must also provide closed captioning to ensure accessibility by deaf and hard of hearing viewers.

June 15, 2021
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Making Video Podcasts More Memorable and Accessible

Video podcasters are always seeking to expand their audience base. Using enCaption, they can make their content accessible to all.

April 23, 2021
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ClipFire Gives Video Podcasters a Hand

Video podcasting on social media allows everyday people to become broadcasters with their own signature channels.

April 14, 2021
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Audio Podcasting Broadens Horizons for Radio Stations

Audio podcasting is seeing exponential growth thanks to smartphones, smart speakers, and digital voice assistants that make it easier for listeners to browse and access today’s universe of podcast options.

April 7, 2021