- ENG is defined as the abbreviation for electronic news gathering which is the use of small electronic and mobile devices to cover news.
An example of ENG is the use of a tiny television to tape at the scene of a crime.
Origin of ENG; from e(lectronic) n(ews) g(athering)
Origin of engProbably on the model of em and en.
eng - Computer Definition
(Electronic News Gathering) Refers to the use of camcorders and/or live satellite feeds to transmit video. The term originated when videotape was first used for news reporting in the 1970s rather than film cameras. Subsequently, all news was captured electronically, first analog, and then digital. See also engineer.