Press Releases

ChyronHego Introduces Click Effects PRIME

ChyronHego Introduces Click Effects PRIME

LAS VEGAS, APRIL 23, 2017

Graphics Rendering Firepower of PRIME Ecosystem Enhances Arena A/V Presentations Created With Click Effects’ CrossFire and Blaze 

At the 2017 NAB Show today, ChyronHego introduced Click Effects PRIME, a highly integrated, turnkey graphics authoring solution for live arena- and stadium-based A/V presentations. 

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ChyronHego Introduces Live Assist Panels Platform

ChyronHego Introduces Live Assist Panels Platform

MELVILLE, APRIL 21, 2017

Highly Intuitive Tool for Creating and Delivering Advanced Web-Based User Interfaces to Control Full Range of ChyronHego Solutions

At the 2017 NAB Show, ChyronHego will demonstrate the Live Assist Panels platform — an all-new user interface and control panel creation tool in the company’s Live Assist playout automation system family. 

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DFL and ChyronHego Sign New TRACAB™ Contract for Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2

DFL and ChyronHego Sign New TRACAB™ Contract for Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2

MELVILLE, APRIL 5, 2017

Industry-Leading Real-Time Player-Tracking Solution to Continue Providing Valuable Insight for 36 DFL Football Clubs in Total of 612 Matches

ChyronHego today announced that the Deutsche Fußball Liga (DFL), one of the world’s largest sports organizations, has signed a new four-year contract with ChyronHego to use the company’s award-winning TRACAB™ image-based tracking system for Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 matches.

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ChyronHego’s All-New LyricX 2.0 Now Shipping

ChyronHego’s All-New LyricX 2.0 Now Shipping

MELVILLE, JANUARY 16, 2016

World’s Leading Graphics Solution Now Features Amped Performance, Enhanced Usability, and Support for 4K and IP-Based Environments

ChyronHego today announced that LyricX 2.0, the latest version of the company’s industry-leading LyricX graphics creation and playout solution, is now shipping. 

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In Milestone Deal, Qatar’s Aspire Academy Chooses ChyronHego’s Coach Paint Telestration Tool

In Milestone Deal, Qatar’s Aspire Academy Chooses ChyronHego’s Coach Paint Telestration Tool

MELVILLE, OCTOBER 4, 2016

Globally Acclaimed Sports Facility Deploys Coach Paint to Entire Coaching Staff to Enhance Football Training and Improve Team Performance

ChyronHego today announced that Aspire Academy, a renowned football (soccer) training facility based in the Middle Eastern state of Qatar, has made a significant investment in the ChyronHego Coach Paint video telestration tool. 

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ChyronHego Acquires Hybrid

ChyronHego Acquires Hybrid

AMSTERDAM, September 9, 2016

Industry-Leading Virtual Studio Technologies Will Enhance ChyronHego’s Strategy to Become Premier Software Suite for Video Content Creation 

ChyronHego today announced that the company has finalized its acquisition of Hybrid, a leading manufacturer of virtual reality and robotics solutions for the digital media and broadcast industries.

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ChyronHego Solutions Now Support NewTek’s NDI™ Protocol for Video Workflows Over IP Networks

ChyronHego Solutions Now Support NewTek’s NDI™ Protocol for Video Workflows Over IP Networks

AMSTERDAM, September 9, 2016

Open NDI Standard Breaks Down Wall Between Traditional, SDI-Powered Broadcast Operations and Broader World of Ethernet-Based Business Networks

ChyronHego today announced that its entire line of broadcast solutions now supports NewTek’s Network Device Interface (NDI™) protocol, an open technology for live-production video workflows over Ethernet networks.

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ChyronHego Introduces LyricX 2.0

ChyronHego Introduces LyricX 2.0

MELVILLE, SEPTEMBER 1, 2016

Latest Version of Industry-Leading Graphics Solution Raises the Bar for Performance, Usability, and Integration in 4K and HD Operations

At IBC2016, ChyronHego is unveiling version 2.0 of LyricX, the company’s award-winning graphics creation and playout solution. 

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XOS Digital and ChyronHego Announce Partnership

XOS Digital and ChyronHego Announce Partnership

MELVILLE, MAY 24, 2016

Integration of ChyronHego’s Coach Paint With XOS Thunder HD Provides Industry’s Most Comprehensive Video-Based Coaching and Training Solution 

ChyronHego today announced a partnership with XOS Digital, a leading provider of coaching and sports tools and technology, to integrate ChyronHego’s Coach Paint video telestration tool with the XOS Thunder HD video coaching platform. Together, the Coach Paint and XOS Thunder technologies offer a comprehensive solution that brings new levels of visualization, interactivity, and realism to coaching and training for all sports.

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ChyronHego’s LyricX Next-Generation Graphics Solution Wins NewBay Media’s ‘Best of Show’ Award

ChyronHego’s LyricX Next-Generation Graphics Solution Wins NewBay Media’s ‘Best of Show’ Award

MELVILLE, MAY 2, 2016

ChyronHego today announced that LyricX, an all-new release of the company’s flagship Lyric graphics creation and playout solution, received a NewBay Media Best of Show Award at the 2016 NAB Show. Based on ChyronHego’s industry-leading Lyric PRO platform, LyricX harnesses the power of 64-bit architecture to offer unprecedented performance in graphics creation and playout.

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Météo-France Upgrades Weather Graphics Content Creation With ChyronHego’s Metacast

Météo-France Upgrades Weather Graphics Content Creation With ChyronHego’s Metacast

MELVILLE, April 27, 2016

Metacast Streamlines Production and Distribution of Weather Graphics to Broadcast, Web, and Mobile Service Clients 

ChyronHego today announced that Météo-France, the French national meteorological and climatological institute, has chosen ChyronHego’s Metacast weather graphics solution. Metacast replaces a proprietary system for generating weather graphics content for distribution to media clients and for use on Météo-France’s own media channels. The solution was provided by ChyronHego’s French reseller, Magic Hour. 

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ChyronHego Sells 17 Tracking and Analysis Systems to Swedish Horse Racing Broadcaster

ChyronHego Sells 17 Tracking and Analysis Systems to Swedish Horse Racing Broadcaster

LAS VEGAS, April 17, 2016

ChyronHego’s ZXY, Virtual Placement, and GS2 Graphics Engine to Provide Data and On-Screen Graphics That Aid Viewers’ Betting Decisions 

ChyronHego today announced that Kanal 75, the media arm of Sweden’s trotting and thoroughbred horse racing organization known as ATG, has purchased 17 ChyronHego systems that will add tracking, analysis, and virtual graphics to its broadcasts of Swedish Trotting Association races.

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NBC Olympics Selects ChyronHego to Provide Graphics Creation for Production of 2016 Olympic Games

NBC Olympics Selects ChyronHego to Provide Graphics Creation for Production of 2016 Olympic Games

LAS VEGAS, APRIL 17, 2015

NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, has selected ChyronHego’s Lyric PRO running on the Mosaic XL platform to provide on-air graphics for its production of the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, which take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Aug. 5–21. The announcement was made today by David Mazza, CTO & SVP of Engineering, NBC Olympics and Johan Apel, president and CEO, ChyronHego.

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ChyronHego Introduces LyricX for Next-Generation Graphics Creation and Playout

ChyronHego Introduces LyricX for Next-Generation Graphics Creation and Playout

LAS VEGAS, APRIL 17, 2016

Next-Generation Graphics Creation and Playout Solution for Today’s Demanding Broadcast Requirements

At the 2016 NAB Show, ChyronHego will introduce LyricX, an all-new release of the company’s flagship Lyric graphics creation and playout solution. Based on ChyronHego’s industry-leading Lyric PRO platform, LyricX harnesses the power of 64-bit architecture to offer unprecedented performance in graphics creation and playout.

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ChyronHego Appoints Three Strategic Sales Positions in North America

ChyronHego Appoints Three Strategic Sales Positions in North America

MELVILLE, APRIL 13, 2016

Charles R. Davidson, Bil Apker, and Glen Maxheleau Bring Extensive Experience in the Broadcasting and Media Markets to Their New Roles

Signaling the ongoing expansion of its North American sales organization, ChyronHego today announced the appointment of three new sales professionals. These include Charles R. Davidson, director, channel sales; Bil Apker, director of sales, Western region; and Glen Maxheleau, presales specialist.

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ChyronHego Launches CAMIO Universe

ChyronHego Launches CAMIO Universe

MELVILLE, MARCH 31, 2016

Software-Based Newsroom Ecosystem Places Producers in Control of End-to-End Content Creation Workflows

ChyronHego today introduced the CAMIO Universe, a comprehensive software-based newsroom production ecosystem that empowers producers and journalists to create compelling news stories and deliver them rapidly to air. 

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ChyronHego Announces Latest Acquisition: Newsroom Solutions

ChyronHego Announces Latest Acquisition: Newsroom Solutions

AMSTERDAM - September 10, 2015

Highly Respected Provider of News Ticker Graphics Solutions Brings Real-Time Data Expertise to ChyronHego Product Family

At IBC2015 today, ChyronHego announced the acquisition of Newsroom Solutions, a leading provider of fully integrated software, hardware, and services for local and network cable and television stations.

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Euro Media Group Is First to Deploy VidiGo Live Remote Production Environment

Euro Media Group Is First to Deploy VidiGo Live Remote Production Environment

AMSTERDAM - September 10, 2015

Europe’s Leading Provider of Broadcast Facilities and Services to Extend VidiGo’s Latest Technology to Four Live Remote Production Galleries

VidiGo, a ChyronHego company, today announced that it has signed a contract with Euro Media Group (EMG), Europe’s leading provider of broadcast facilities and services, to deploy VidiGo’s all-new VidiGo Live solution in four live production galleries.

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ChyronHego Announces Channel Box Prime

ChyronHego Announces Channel Box Prime

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Thursday, September 3, 2015

Company’s Industry-Leading Channel Branding System Completely Re-engineered as 64-Bit Solution, With All-New Tools for Unlimited Creativity

ChyronHego today introduced Channel Box Prime, a significant new release of the company’s popular Channel Box channel branding system that has been re-engineered for the 64-bit environment.

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Welsh Rugby Union Chooses ChyronHego Paint for Upcoming Global Tournament

Welsh Rugby Union Chooses ChyronHego Paint for Upcoming Global Tournament

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Thursday, August 20, 2015

In First Rugby Outing for Highly Popular Telestration/Visualization Tool, WRU Will Apply Paint for Enhanced Team and Player Performance Analysis 

Marking ChyronHego’s first win for the sport of rugby, the company today announced that the Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) has purchased the ChyronHego Paint telestration/visualization tool for use in a major, global rugby tournament taking place in England Sept. 18 to Oct. 31.

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ChyronHego Partners with Hybrid

ChyronHego Partners with Hybrid

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Aug. 18, 2015

ChyronHego and Hybrid Partner to Offer Comprehensive, Best-of-Breed Virtual Set Solutions

ChyronHego to Market Hybrid’s State-of-the-Art Tracking and Trackless Virtual Studio and Robotic Camera Head Systems

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ChyronHego Acquires VidiGo

ChyronHego Acquires VidiGo

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Monday, August 10, 2015

Dutch Company Offers Industry-Leading IT-Based Solutions for Broadcast Production, Providing Ideal Complement to ChyronHego’s BlueNet Graphics Workflow

ChyronHego today announced that the company has acquired VidiGo, a Dutch provider of innovative, IT-based software solutions for live broadcast production workflows.

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Westlake Football Academy Chooses ChyronHego’s Newest Telestration Tool, Coach Paint

Westlake Football Academy Chooses ChyronHego’s Newest Telestration Tool, Coach Paint

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Football and Athletic Training Organization Is Among First Users of All-New Solution for Transforming Game Video Into Immersive Teaching Tool

ChyronHego today announced that the Westlake Football Academy (WFA) in Austin, Texas, will be one of the first users of the company’s Coach Paint video telestration tool, designed for coaches of all sports.

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ChyronHego Provides Graphics Support for TV A Crítica’s Live Coverage of Parintins Folklore Festival

ChyronHego Provides Graphics Support for TV A Crítica’s Live Coverage of Parintins Folklore Festival

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Monday, July 20, 2015

ChyronHego Solutions Deliver Outstanding Production Value for 20-Hour Broadcast of Brazil’s Second-Largest Festival, Marking Its 50th Anniversary

TV A Crítica, an affiliate of major Brazilian broadcaster Rede Record based in Manaus in the state of Amazonas, relied on a suite of ChyronHego broadcast graphics solutions for its exclusive coverage of the 50th annual Parintins Folklore Festival.

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MOOV Deploys ChyronHego’s Next-Generation Lyric™ Solution

MOOV Deploys ChyronHego’s Next-Generation Lyric™ Solution

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Monday, June 15, 2015

MOOV Deploys ChyronHego’s Next-Generation Lyric™ Solution for BT Sport’s New 4K Ultra High-Definition Graphics Service

ChyronHego today announced that its next-generation Lyric™ graphics creation solution has been deployed as the ultra high-definition (UHD) graphics infrastructure of choice for MOOV and BT Sport’s new UHD service, which was announced on June 9. 

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Japan’s Top Professional Football League Installs ChyronHego TRACAB Player Tracking System

Japan’s Top Professional Football League Installs ChyronHego TRACAB Player Tracking System

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Monday, May 4, 2015

ChyronHego’s Industry-Leading Technology Delivers Up-to-the-Second Player Tracking Data for Team Analysis and Fan Enjoyment  

ChyronHego today announced that the J.League, the top division of the Japan Professional Football League, has rolled out the ChyronHego TRACAB™ system to provide advanced player tracking capabilities for all 18 J.League teams and venues. 

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ChyronHego to Sponsor 36th Sports Emmy® Awards

ChyronHego to Sponsor 36th Sports Emmy® Awards

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Monday, April 27, 2015

For Second Year, ChyronHego Named Exclusive Broadcast Technology Sponsor of Prestigious Awards Program

For the second year in a row, ChyronHego is the exclusive broadcast technology sponsor of the 36th Annual Sports Emmy® Awards.

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ChyronHego Announces Metacast MediaMaker

ChyronHego Announces Metacast MediaMaker

MelVILLE, N.Y. — Sunday, April 12, 2015

Automated Weather Templates Ideal for Secondary Channels or Periods of Lower Viewership

ChyronHego today announced the launch of Metacast® MediaMaker, an all-new version of the company’s industry-leading Metacast professional weather graphics solution that provides users with automated templates. 

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ChyronHego to Provide Integrated Graphics Platform to 15 Stations Owned or Operated by Media General

ChyronHego to Provide Integrated Graphics Platform to 15 Stations Owned or Operated by Media General

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Tuesday, March 17, 2015

ChyronHego’s BlueNet™, Mosaic™, CAMIO, and Axis World Graphics to Empower Local Stations’ Teams and Streamline Overall Graphics Workflows

ChyronHego announced today that Media General, one of the largest multimedia companies in the U.S., has adopted a suite of next-generation ChyronHego graphics creation and workflow solutions for 15 of its owned or operated television stations. 

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Vector Capital Completes Acquisition of ChyronHego

Vector Capital Completes Acquisition of ChyronHego

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Monday, March 9, 2015

ChyronHego Corporation, a leading provider in broadcast graphics creation, play-out and real-time data visualization offering a wide variety of products and services for live television, news and sports production, today announced the completion of its acquisition by funds managed by Vector Capital, a leading private equity firm specializing in transformational investments in established technology businesses.  

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Phase 3 Productions Chooses ChyronHego Virtual Placement to Enhance Live Football Broadcasts

Phase 3 Productions Chooses ChyronHego Virtual Placement to Enhance Live Football Broadcasts

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Jamaica’s First Deployment of Virtual Graphics Placement Tool Joins Suite of ChyronHego Solutions for Creating Visually Compelling Broadcasts 

Phase 3 Productions Ltd., one of the Caribbean’s leading multimedia production companies, has chosen ChyronHego’s Virtual Placement to enhance live video production of football matches for the Red Stripe Premier League. Phase 3 Productions is using Virtual Placement to add striking virtual graphics to each broadcast and provide football fans with a richer and more compelling viewing experience.

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ChyronHego’s TRACAB to Provide Powerful Player Tracking Tech for Swedish Premier Football League

ChyronHego’s TRACAB to Provide Powerful Player Tracking Tech for Swedish Premier Football League

STOCKHOLM — Tuesday January 13, 2015

League-Wide TRACAB™ Deployment Boosts Coaches’ Ability to Analyze Player Performance/Game Strategy and Enhances Fans’ Experience 

Svensk Elitfotboll (SEF), the governing body of the Swedish premier football league Allsvenskan, has launched a league-wide rollout of sophisticated player tracking technology driven by ChyronHego’s TRACAB™.

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ChyronHego’s Mosaic XL and Lyric PRO Power Graphics for Time Warner Cable Sports’ 4K Test Broadcasts

ChyronHego’s Mosaic XL and Lyric PRO Power Graphics for Time Warner Cable Sports’ 4K Test Broadcasts

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Monday, January 5, 2015

Leading Graphics Creation and Workflow Solutions Join Other Best-of-Breed Technologies in 4K Proof-of-Concept Coverage of Football and Basketball Games

ChyronHego today announced that its industry-leading Mosaic™ XL and Lyric™ PRO graphics solutions were among the elite group of technologies chosen by Time Warner Cable Sports and IMS Productions for two recent proof-of-concept tests of ultra-high-definition (UHDTV) broadcasting in 4K. 

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ChyronHego Technology Gives Life to Tinker Bell and Other Visual Effects in NBC’s Peter Pan Live

ChyronHego Technology Gives Life to Tinker Bell and Other Visual Effects in NBC’s Peter Pan Live

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Thursday, December 18, 2014

Lyric™ PRO, Mosaic™, and Virtual Placement Graphics Rendering and Tracking Solutions Offer Dependable and Flexible Capabilities in Dynamic Live Environment

ChyronHego’s Lyric™ PRO advanced graphics creation software and Virtual Placement system played starring roles in NBC’s “Peter Pan Live!,” which aired to an estimated television viewing audience of more than 9 million on Dec. 4. 

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ChyronHego to Exhibit at Broadcast Video Expo (BVE) 2015

ChyronHego to Exhibit at Broadcast Video Expo (BVE) 2015

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Tuesday December 16, 2014

At BVE 2015, ChyronHego will highlight its award-winning family of graphics creation, workflow, and playout solutions. On display will be the latest innovations in streamlining weather graphics creation; creating and placing virtual graphics; creating stunning and feature-rich interactive touch-screen presentations; and tools for sports production analysis and player tracking. Visit ChyronHego February 24-26, 2015, at ExCeL London, Stand L11.

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ChyronHego’s ChyronIP Drives Network-Quality Graphics for College of Charleston’s Sports Broadcasts

ChyronHego’s ChyronIP Drives Network-Quality Graphics for College of Charleston’s Sports Broadcasts

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Thursday, December 11, 2014

Tight Integration With NewTek TriCaster Enables Live-Studio Production Value With Cost-Effective, Smaller-Profile Truck 

The College of Charleston athletics department in Charleston, South Carolina, has adopted ChyronHego’s ChyronIP, a real-time HD/SD 2D and 3D character and graphics generator specifically designed for the NewTek TriCaster multi-camera video production system. ​

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ChyronHego Partners With Fraunhofer IIS to Market and Develop GoalRef

ChyronHego Partners With Fraunhofer IIS to Market and Develop GoalRef

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Friday, November 21, 2014

Innovative Goal-Line Technology Enables Accurate and Precise Measurement of Ball’s Position for Assisting Goal Decisions 

In its ongoing commitment to provide best-of-breed technologies for the world’s most popular sports, ChyronHego today announced a new licensing agreement with the renowned Fraunhofer IIS. 

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ChyronHego Announces Agreement to Be Acquired by Vector Capital for $2.82 per Share

ChyronHego Announces Agreement to Be Acquired by Vector Capital for $2.82 per Share

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Monday, November 17, 2014

ChyronHego Corporation (NASDAQ: CHYR) (“ChyronHego” or the “Company”) today announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with affiliates of Vector Capital (“Vector”) under which an affiliate of Vector will acquire all of the outstanding shares of ChyronHego common stock for $2.82 per share in cash (the “Vector Agreement”).

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ChyronHego to Exhibit at CAPER 2014

ChyronHego to Exhibit at CAPER 2014

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Monday, October 27, 2014

At CAPER 2014, ChyronHego will highlight its award-winning family of graphics creation and playout solutions, including the latest innovations designed to streamline data access and visualization; expand graphics capabilities and integration; and accelerate graphics workflows.   

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ChyronHego and Sky Sports Win IBC2014 Innovation Award

ChyronHego and Sky Sports Win IBC2014 Innovation Award

AMSTERDAM - September 15, 2014

ChyronHego, Sky Sports and Vizrt Win the IBC2014 Innovation Award for Content Creation for Sky Sports’ Monday Night Football Show

Last night at IBC Show, ChyronHego together with Sky Sports and Vizrt, earned the IBC 2014 Innovation Award as a result of a unique collaboration on Sky’s flagship football discussion show, Monday Night Football. 

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ChyronHego Announces Multiple ZXY Sport Tracking Deals

ChyronHego Announces Multiple ZXY Sport Tracking Deals

AMSTERDAM — Friday, September 12, 2014

ZXY Transponder-Based Player Tracking and Analysis Offering Gains Further Traction in Providing Leading Research Within Professional Sports Market

ChyronHego today announced four major player tracking deals based upon its ZXY Sport Tracking solution.

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Chilean Mobile Marketing Agency Celmedia S.A. Chooses ChyronHego Virtual Placement

Chilean Mobile Marketing Agency Celmedia S.A. Chooses ChyronHego Virtual Placement

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Thursday, August 28, 2014

ChyronHego’s Virtual Graphics Solution Enhances Celmedia’s Mobile Value-Added Service Offerings for Advertisers and TV Broadcasters

ChyronHego today announced that mobile marketing agency Celmedia S.A. has signed a deal to include multiple ChyronHego Virtual Placement licenses. Celmedia has begun using the virtual graphics solution to create realistic virtual product placement campaigns in cooperation with its customer base of advertisers and major television channels in Chile, Peru, Colombia and Ecuador.

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