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WORLD NEWS New state-of- the-art caption translator Version 3.0 digital cinema server software Q ube Cinema have announced the release of version 3.0 server software for its digital cinema servers. The new digital cinema server software platform is used in both the Qube XP-I as well as the XP-D, which recently passed the DCI Compliance Test Plan (CTP). The new modularized version 3.0 software provides a common user experience for setup, operation and maintenance of both XP-D and XP-I servers. The flexible architecture provides XP-D owners with an easy upgrade path to the XP-I server and the Qube Xi 4K Integrated Media Block (IMB) in order to accommodate 4K resolution and higher frame rates. The 3.0 software supports stereoscopic 3D systems, as well as accessibility devices such as on-screen titles, closed captioning, and systems for the visually impaired. Wohler have announced the introduction of a real-time, single- card-based standards converter that enables on-the-fly conversion of WST/OP-47 to CEA-608/ CEA-708 captioning standards, an industry first. The new turnkey caption standards translator combines a seamless and efficient solution with a cost-effective, one- time-only investment.  he Tiffen Company has announced the availability of the award-winning Tiffen Photo fx 5.0 (Apple® iPhone®, iPod® Touch, and iPad® running iOS 4.3 or later) and Tiffen Photo fx Ultra 5.0 (Apple iPad running iOS 4.3 or later). The newest addition to Wohler’s HDCC captioning card product line, the WST-708 card boasts two 3G/HD/SD video channels and allows for direct bridging and transcoding of captions/encoded subtitles without the need for additional hardware or offline conversion processing. In addition, the WST-708 card provides transcoded data out of serial and/ or Ethernet ports for logging, closed-caption file regeneration, direct connection to an ATSC encoder, and use with the SMPTE Grand Alliance protocol. The WST-708 card comes in an openGear(R) form factor and is available as a single- or dual-card, redundant power supply, 1RU standalone unit. Getting social with new editing app T TM3 A little meter large on LOUDNESS! 01296 681313 TV-BAY MAGAZINE | 11 TV-BAY067JUL12.indd 11 05/07/2012 22:23