An example of ENG is the use of a tiny television to tape at the scene of a crime.
Origin of ENGfrom e(lectronic) n(ews) g(athering)
Origin of engProbably on the model of em en
eng - Computer Definition
(Electronic News Gathering) 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.
- Elec. Eng., 2 7, p. 869.) In 1899 experiments were made atMenai Straits to put the lighthouse at the Skerries into communication with the coastguard station at Cemlyn.
- Elec. Eng., 27, p. 938.) It may be explained as follows: - Suppose a battery on shore to have one pole earthed and the other connected to an insulated submarine cable, the distant end of which was also earthed; if now a galvanometer is inserted anywhere in the cable, a current will be found flowing through the cable and returning by various paths through the sea.
- Elec. Eng., 27, p.
- Elec. Eng., 1899, 28, p. 273.
- Elec. Eng., 1900, 30, p. 232; P. Janet, " On Duddell's Musical Arc."