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Ross’ XPression Brand-it and Tick-it Launch at News 12

  Ross Video’s XPression Brand-it and Tick-it Launch at News 12 in New York CAMBRIDGE, ON 07-10-2017 – Bannister Lake and Ross Video continue to provide current news and weather media companies with the latest in branding and ticker workflow systems.  Adding to that extensive list is the recent purchase of Ross’ XPression Brand-it and

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Query with Randy MacCarthy

Each week we ask one of our staff members 10 questions. This week, Randy MacCarthy, Director of Research and Development   A place where you are the happiest? Floating on the lake at the cottage with a beer in my hand and the sun shining down. Staring at the clouds next to the green treetops

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Query With Pete Shields

Pete Shields is the Executive Producer of News 12 in New York. With 5 stations the company looks to Pete and his team to quickly process data on a daily basis for over 3 million subscribers. News 12 Traffic and Weather Channels  regional hyper-local television channels owned and operated by News 12 Networks (Altice USA),

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Elector Used by Global TV for 2 Thrill-a-Minute Elections in May

May has been an exciting month for us here at Bannister Lake. Our election software, Elector, was used by Global TV for two incredibly dramatic and historic elections. On May 9th, we had the British Columbia General Election which produced a thrill-a-minute result where 2 major parties and a minor party were able to produce an unlikely minority government.

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Query with Alain Savoie

Alain Savoie is our Creative and Technical Director at Bannister Lake and our first volunteer to participate in our summer long series: Query with…   Where every other week I’ll ask one of our staffers ten questions, to help our clients better understand masters behind the curtains. Before we begin, what’s your primarily role with

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8 Years of XPression

Our CG Journey.   As we approach our 8th anniversary of being Ross Video XPression developers, I reflect upon how we got here.   Up until 2009, all of our broadcast graphics development had been on the Inscriber platform using the RTX api. It had served us well but there were concerns about whether the Inscriber platform was

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Help!! I need somebody…

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Most people aren’t familiar with our site.  But, did you know we have a pretty good wiki!? It was recently revamped to make it easier for users to find what they’re looking for.  And our developers frequently update the site whenever there are new features added. Producers have Content Controls and Broadcast Controls.  Designers have Scene Tags

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Bannister Lake Adds Ground-Breaking Data Management Enhancements to Super Ticker Software

CAMBRIDGE, ON, Canada, October 19, 2016 – Bannister Lake has unveiled two powerful new enhancements for the company’s Super Ticker software, further extending the flexibility that has helped make it the preferred data aggregation and management solution for broadcasters and other media enterprises worldwide. The powerful new Query function creates dynamic playlists that automatically adapt

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Bannister Lake Powers Financial Broadcast Graphics for Live Video Network Cheddar

CAMBRIDGE, ON, Canada, October 5, 2016 – Bannister Lake, a leading provider of broadcast data aggregation and graphics solutions, today announced that the company’s software is powering financial graphics generation for live news and entertainment company Cheddar. Cheddar is a live and on-demand video news network focused on covering the most innovative products, technologies, and

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Bannister Lake Meets Google

by Georg Hentsch Here on The Lake, we rely on Google to get us through the day: Drive, Communities, Hangouts, Calendar, Gmail, Search, YouTube, Play and Photos. We may even have one of the most enthusiastic Google Evangelists imaginable; I won’t name names. So, it’s no surprise we’re always looking for opportunities to use Google

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