DigiCAP, LG Electronics & Pearl TV Conduct First Public Test Of US Automotive Mobile NRT Data Handoff Between Two ATSC 3.0 Stations

In a test car, LG Electronics installed a system to receive and display ATSC 3.0 signals on a rear-seat entertainment TV. As the car traveled between the signal coverage of WKAR Lansing, Mich., and WMYD Detroit, the NRT handoff technology succeeded in keeping a steady TV signal on the receiver.

WKAR Launches Apollo PublicTV

WKAR Public Media at Michigan State University and Gaian Solutions have launched the Apollo PublicTV Platform, a NextGen TV accelerator platform for public broadcasters.

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Steven Meuché, Former WKAR GM, Dies At 74

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Michigan State’s WKAR Adds Comark 3.0 Solution

PBS member station WKAR Lansing, Mich., is on-the-air with a fully integrated ATSC 3.0 solution from Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark. In late 2017, WKAR ordered a 20kW Parallax UHF transmitter system on channel D33 to replace its existing and aging DTV transmitter.  WKAR’s Parallax transmitter was configured as a main-standby in 1+1 redundancy.  The transmitter […]

Mich. Stations A Step Ahead Of New PBS Kids Ch.

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WKAR To Partner On 24/7 Children’s Channel

2 Pubcasting Deaths Include Carnegie Secretary

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Mary Jane Wilson, Ex-WKAR PD, Dies At 67