Broadcasters To FCC: Update Regs For 3.0

Commercial and public broadcasters are asking the FCC to relax its rules to allow them to deploy more transmitters at the edge of their service areas as they build out for ATSC 3.0.

Kyle Luther Joins TVU Networks As VP Of NA Sales

Kyle Luther, a veteran of the broadcast industry, has been named the new vice president of sales in North America for TVU Networks, a provider of IP-based live video solutions. Luther has filled various senior leadership positions at multiple industry-leading brands. He was most recently at Grass Valley/Belden as VP of sales, North America. Prior to […]

Tremor Video Launches Self-Service DSP Advancements

Programmatic video platform Tremor Video has implemented self-service DSP advancements to its platform featuring a modernized user interface (UI) and advanced tools that the company says “simplify and enhance clients’ experience in planning, executing and tracking their video advertising campaigns.” “Traders are increasingly strapped for time and need to eliminate any busy work in orchestrating […]

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Quibi’s Jeffrey Katzenberg, Meg Whitman To Deliver CES 2020 Keynote

Cable Pushes Back Against ATSC 3.0

A sequence of recent actions suggests that cable operators are pushing back against collaboration with the Advanced Television Standards Committee’s efforts to enable carriage of the format on MVPD systems. It is unclear whether they legitimately believe, as claimed, that it is “too early” to establish ATSC 3.0 (aka Next Gen TV) retransmission procedures or if the MVPDs are defensively rejecting the standard’s data transmission opportunities as competition to cable’s own digital agenda.

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TVN Tech | Big Changes Driving Multiviewer Technology

Multiviewers are in the midst of a rapid evolutionary phase spurred by the proliferation of signals that need monitoring and the IP transition. As the need for control across multiviewer screens increases, the technology is also becoming more integrated with other pieces of equipment.

Mediaproxy To Demonstrate 8K Capability, More At NAB Show New York

Mediaproxy, a provider of software-based IP broadcast solutions, is bringing the latest version of its LogServer IP logging, monitoring and analysis system to the NAB Show New York, Oct. 16-17, at Booth N550. The company will be focusing on compliance and monitoring for both linear television and OTT streaming. Each of these areas is facing […]

San Francisco Giants Choose Veritone For AI-Powered, Rapid Media Discovery

Veritone Inc., the creator of aiWARE, an operating system for artificial intelligence, said the MLB’s San Francisco Giants have selected Veritone’s AI solutions to bring its 60-year media archive to life and drive an advanced fan engagement strategy. Veritone aiWARE will enable rapid content search and accelerated asset sharing with media, global partners, internal stakeholders […]

Cobalt Iron Renames Flagship SaaS Data Protection Platform

Cobalt Iron Inc., a provider of SaaS-based enterprise data protection, today announced Cobalt Iron Compass, the new name for its flagship SaaS-based enterprise data protection platform. The company says the new name signifies “the immediate insights and guidance the company delivers to its customers. With the renaming, Cobalt Iron kicks off a new phase of […]

CP Communications Hitting The Road With MultiDyne Van

CP Communications, a provider of solutions and services for complex live event productions is adding MultiDyne’s 22-foot mobile van to its growing fleet of production vehicles. MultiDyne introduced the van in 2018 as a “mobile marketing van” that doubled as an exhibition showcase for MultiDyne products at North American tradeshows, and as a mobile showroom for MultiDyne road shows and training initiatives. […]