On the horizon

10.1 Finale

So we have arrived at the final chapter, and we'll spend a while looking at how gathering news by satellite (or otherwise) is developing. While the title of this chapter infers we are looking at future developments, we also cover some developments that have already occurred and are ongoing, but that will have an impact on the way SNG may be used in the future. The topics covered are disparate, and so some developments touched on in this chapter may seem at first glance as not necessarily having a great impact on conventional SNG – but that would be complacent. Any technology that offers the opportunity of gathering news more cheaply, more effectively and more easily (although possibly at lower quality) is always ...

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