NewTek and Wowza Launch MediaDS, the First Ever Global & Local Distribution Platform


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) NewTek and Wowza have just unwrapped the MediaDS1, which is touted as the world's first end-to-end, real-time media encoding and live streaming video delivery system. Among the many features, the first generation MediaDS has the ability for content creators to … [Read more...]

Newtek Lowers Lightwave Production Suite Price Through November


By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) Newtek, the makers of Lightwave and Tricaster, have lowered the price of the Lightwave Production Suite through November 30, 2015. Lightwave Production Suite consists of Lightwave 2015, NevronMotion and ChronoSculpt. Ligthtwave 2015 consists of 3D modeling, … [Read more...]

NewTek Announces Improved TriCaster Mini SDI


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) NewTek's TriCaster really changed the way users could create broadcast quality presentations, especially on the Internet. If you're a fan of Leo Laporte's Netcasts, you know that he relies on the TriCaster to beam his million dollar tech empire all around the world. … [Read more...]

Newtek announces Lightwave 11.6 and other apps updated


Other updates include ChronoSculpt and NevronMotion By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Newtek announced updates to three of their 3D based software applications that will promise advanced previsualization, production and even 3D printing options.  The trio of utilities includes Lightwave 11.6 with … [Read more...]

NewTek Unveils TriCaster 40: The Most Complete HD Multi-Camera Video Production Studio Under $5K

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SAN ANTONIO, August 29, 2012 - NewTek today unveiled TriCaster™ 40—the company's latest entry in its TriCaster family of live production systems. TriCaster 40 creates a new entry point for broadcasters and producers who need full-resolution, HD, multi-camera live production and streaming … [Read more...]

A Day At SIGGRAPH 2012

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) So I went to SIGGRAPH today, the 39th annual graphics confab, which this year is taking place at the Los Angeles Convention Center.  I expected talk about computer graphics in filmmaking, video games, publishing and more.  And it was all of that ... but what I … [Read more...]

LightWave 11.5 in The Pipeline for Q4 2012


by Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) LightWave 11.5 is coming in Q4 2012, according to The LightWave 3D Group (a division of NewTek, Inc.). The new version includes several new features, such as Genoma, better After Effects intergration, ZBrush and more. Genoma - Genoma is a new instant-rigging … [Read more...]