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14 Sep 2017
User requirements for Video Monitors in Television Production 

Tech 3320 defines the technical characteristics for video broadcast monitors used in a professional TV production environment for evaluation and control of the images being produced.

01 Sep 2017
Public Service Media and the Power of Drama Members Only
Drama has always been an essential genre for public service media (PSM). However, in recent years drama has proved to be a difficult genre for us in terms of cooperation.
01 Sep 2017
SFN myths and Realities 

Broadcasters are often asked why they do not make greater use of Single Frequency Networks (SFNs). This guide tells you why not all the SFN advantages can be maximized at the same time.

31 Aug 2017
Telecoms Framework 
The way electronic communications networks and services are regulated at EU level directly impacts the availability and technical quality of media services.
31 Aug 2017
Radio, but not as we know it 

The September 2017 issue of EBU tech-i magazine includes Swedish Radio's award-winning NXG Radio House project, NRK's use of drones in live production and SWR's Markus Ostertag's view on IP production.

31 Jul 2017
Cost-benefit analysis of FM, DAB, DAB+ and broadband for radio broadcasters and listeners 

This article analyses distribution and consumption costs of analogue FM radio, digital radio (such as DAB) and internet radio streamed via unicast.

25 Jul 2017
The EBU Community in Numbers Login Only
An infographic presenting some key figures about our Members and their services
20 Jul 2017
Frequency Bands Allocated To Broadcasting 

This gives an overview of the associated regulation and applications of the different frequency bands allocated to broadcasting. Please note this is Version 2.0, dated July 2017.

20 Jul 2017
Virtual Reality: How are public broadcasters using it? Login Only
This report provides the EBU's perspective on VR. It gives an overview of EBU Members’ experiences and learning curves as they explore the VR sector. It also outlines EBU efforts to help Members succeed in creating high quality, immersive VR experiences.
06 Jul 2017
Safe areas for 16:9 television production 

This document provides guidelines to safe areas (both graphics and action).

05 Jul 2017
Audience Trends: Television 2017 Members Only
Presents daily viewing time, weekly reach and PSM market share for all individuals and youth from 2016 and 5-year evolution
05 Jul 2017
Audience Trends: Radio 2017 Members Only
Presents daily listening time, weekly reach and PSM market share for all individuals and young adults from 2016 and 5-year evolution
05 Jul 2017
Audience Trends: Television 2017 (Public Version) Login Only
Presents aggregated figures for daily viewing time, weekly reach and PSM market share from 2016 and 5-year evolution
05 Jul 2017
Audience Trends: Radio 2017 (Public Version) Login Only
Presents aggregated figures for daily listening time, weekly reach and PSM market share from 2016 and 5-year evolution
05 Jul 2017
Europeans & Television 2017 Login Only
An infographic representing some key findings from the EBU report Audience Trends: Television 2017
05 Jul 2017
Europeans & Radio 2017 Login Only
An infographic representing some key findings from the EBU report Audience Trends: Radio 2017
29 Jun 2017
Keynote Speech by Thorbjørn Jagland, Secretary General of the Council of Europe 
Ladies and gentlemen, It is a great pleasure to open the EBU’s General Assembly, in the home country of your new Director General, Noel Curran. I have no doubt that you will have much to discuss here.
20 Jun 2017
The importance of protecting whistleblowers 
Three years after the Council of Europe Recommendation on the protection of whistleblowers the debate has now reached the European Union. Public awareness notably benefited from the 2015 LuxLeaks scandal...
09 Jun 2017
EBU Annual Report 2016-2017 
2016 has underlined the challenges our Members face on so many different fronts, from securing sustainable funding to protecting their independence and evolving to meet the demands of the online, digital...
06 Jun 2017
Time for T2 in Germany 

The June 2017 issue of EBU tech-i magazine includes the launch of DVB-T2 in Germany, RTBF's new production system and advice on data privacy for media organizations.