Retriever Communications offer Newshound, a wireless construction and submission application for field correspondents.
It can construct and instantly upload submissions that include texts, photos and videos from anywhere in the world using a laptop, tablet or PDA to a news website quickly.
With the Newshound submission application, field reporters can connect from anywhere in the world.
Newshound submission application integrates directly with publishing or content management systems, so that submission process is automated and stories are published within a few minutes.
Newshound submission application can work in different connection capabilities, from regular downtown 3G to remote site satellite connection. It can be deployed as a standard tool for compilation and transmission.
News submissions can be done anywhere as Newshound submission application supports multiple wireless technologies including satellite and 3G. It is used by Fairfax Media for their world-wide news reporting.
According to Fairfax Media, they wanted to enable journalists to send their content that includes video, audio, text and photo from anywhere and at anytime for publication to any Fairfax medium (online, radio, Internet TV and print). After project and technical work, Fairfax deployed Newshound submission application for the Beijing Olympics.
Retriever Communications’ wireless technologies are designed to dynamically connect the office with the field and enable field operatives to work fast, increasing productivity.