Why story-based workflows are the future of news

Back in the day, you didn’t have much choice. You could read your daily newspaper, watch the evening news on TV, or listen to the radio as the fastest medium available. News sources were scarce so they were in control: the times of consumption got decided for the consumer. However, we all know times have changed! Let’s deep dive into …

De Warmste Week

Over €5MM for charity facilitated through TinkerList

Raising over five million euros for charity in a week… crazy but possible! Every year in the build-up to Christmas, Belgian public broadcaster VRT organises ‘De Warmste Week‘: a 7-day long, 24/7 live radio and television event. The goal is to raise as much money for charity as possible, but most primarily to spread positivity and warmth. VRT literally brings hundreds of …

Catch us in 2023!

TinkerList wishes you all a healthy and happy Holidays! We look forward to seeing your faces back in 2023 during the following fairs: CIMIx (Vienna) : 12-13 January CIMIx is the first global matchmaking and conference event that brings together the creative economy, business and industry and explores global business opportunities, the advantages of Austria as a production location and …

Klaar voor dé digitale transformatie van de Vlaamse mediasector?

Groot nieuws! Via het digitaal transformatieprogramma voor de Vlaamse mediasector, in het kader van het relanceplan Vlaamse Veerkracht, hebben we samen met partners (zie hieronder), de ondersteuning gekregen om in 2023 ons veelbelovend concept ‘EPIC’ uit te bouwen: een slim newsroom computer systeem dat redacties ondersteunt in een versnipperde en bliksemsnelle nieuwsgaringsomgeving. Nieuws gaat steeds sneller en moet instant gebracht …

Production automation for TV shows and broadcasting: The 2022 Ultimate Guide

An introduction to automation Today, automation is everywhere: your car has automatic gear shifts, electric windows, headlights, or wipers come on when the weather asks for it. Or think about how your lights can turn on when you come home when it’s dark. Automation eases actions and workflows incredibly, but is it already a part of your broadcast production flow?  …

Linear vs online news studios: a comparison at VRT NWS

Nowadays we have a myriad of newspapers, TV and radio channels, podcasts, magazines, websites, apps and social media to get our worldly news and updates. We get bombarded with information through all types of media. As there is an endless and continuous information flow due to digitalisation, literally everyone with an internet connection can share and look for the content …

Team Building: The TinkerList Way

When you hear ‘team building’, you usually think about a day filled with sporty and adventurous activities with your colleagues. Going abroad to Northern Africa probably doesn’t immediately cross your mind… Well, with TinkerList, we decided to be a little bit extra: during five beautiful days we connected with the team and enjoyed the energising sun in a tiny Moroccan …

These were our guests in our automated studio at IBC 2022

The International Broadcasting Convention has just finished, what a thrilling experience! For those who haven’t noticed on our social media, we transformed our booth this year into a fully automated news studio, A.K.A. our One-Man-Band. Plenty of guests hopped in our studio such as Benjamin Lardinoit, CEO of On-Hertz, Edward Tischler, CEO of Gravity Media, Raymundo Barros, Technology Director at …

Showing off our One-Man-Band at Future Week in Bergen

On june 11th, our Head of Business Development Aaron presented TinkerList at Future Week of Media City Bergen. Aaron walked the attendees through our STADIEM project, which enabled us to work with the news studios of the two biggest broadcasts in Belgium: VRT NWS and DPG Media. Have a look at his presentation. As Aaron explains in the video, in …

Our mission

We know we post a lot about our projects, experiences and developments, but is it actually clear what we’re working for? What drives TinkerList? Who are we helping? How are we helping? What solutions do we bring to the table? We deconstructed our mission in 4 sweet parts that clarify how we believe TinkerList helps people create live media productions. …