NAB 2017 HOT TOPICS

NAB Show To Tackle Next-Gen TV Audio

With the FCC’s adoption last week of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that ultimately will lead to voluntary ATSC 3.0 over-the-air transmission, broadcasters attending the NAB Show next month who focus on audio will have multiple opportunities to get more familiar with object-based audio features like personalization and immersive sound and many chances to see and hear Dolby’s AC-4 audio codec in action. Click here  to access TVNewsCheck’s NAB 2017 Resource Guide listing of audio-for-TV vendors and products. Photo: Pac-12 Networks remote production enabled by IP. Source: Calrec Audio.

Maria Elena Salinas To Join NAB Hall Of Fame

Journalist and co-anchor of Noticiero Univsion María Elena Salinas will be inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Broadcasting Hall of Fame at the 2017 NAB Show Television Luncheon on Monday, April 24, in Las Vegas. Salinas began her journalism career in 1981 as a reporter, anchor and public affairs host at Univision’s KMEX Los Angeles. Her daily […]

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NAB Show To Feature New IP Showcase Pavilion

NAB TV Chairman’s Award Going To America Ferrera

Actress and producer America Ferrera will receive the NAB Television Chairman’s Award during the NAB Show Television Luncheon on April 24 at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort and Casino. Ferrera is best known for her breakthrough role as Betty Suarez on ABC’s comedy Ugly Betty. She was recognized with a Golden Globe, Emmy, Screen Actors Guild Award, […]

INTX Slotted For Same Week As ’17 NAB Show

The National Cable Telecommunications Association plans to conduct INTX from Wednesday, April 26, through Friday, April 28, next year in Washington. That’s in direct conflict with the NAB’s plan to hold the NAB Show from Saturday, April 22, through Thursday, April 27, in Las Vegas.