Webcasting

The Right to Report, Webcasting and Devolution

On 6th August Eric Pickles signed a Parliamentary order allowing press and public to film and digitally report from all public meetings of local government bodies. It is an update on Margaret Thatcher’s 1960 law allowing written reporting of council meetings. We briefly spoke about the implications for local authorities in our last post but with ...

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What does the new ‘right to report’ law mean to you?

You may well already be aware that last Wednesday, 6th August 2014, saw a new law passed which gives the public the right to film and digitally report from all public meetings of public bodies. We’ve updated you on the progress of this over the past year, and the legislation marks a significant milestone in bringing ...

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The usergroup in June: community channels and other exciting ideas

Our next usergroup will be in London on the 19th of June - and will feature an afternoon session on increasing engagement by showing additional outside video content in your webcast. The afternoon session will be really interesting, as we'll be looking at how the new digital webcasting equipment can accommodate external input. This will allow separate videos to ...

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Product Update: STUDIO & Webcaster 7, the new world of content capture has arrived…

Broadcast meetings to residents online. Increase openness and transparency. Over the next two months we will be rolling out our next generation STUDIO software with a major release and update to Webcaster. Webcaster has been the staple and goto software tool for capturing and streaming democratic content from council chambers and cttee rooms. We see the huge value and ...

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