Repack and Power Increase Readied for Maine PBS Stations

Dielectric’s role as a key broadcast industry supplier of repack antennas continues, with the company already preparing shipments and installations for the final high-power phases. These include three Phase 8 projects for early 2020 in its home state of Maine, with one installation for Maine Public Broadcasting Corporation now completed and ready for air.

605 Earns Third-Party SOC 3 Security Certification Compliance

Next-generation TV measurement and analytics firm 605's Audience App, built for Charter Communications, has achieved service organization control 3, or “SOC 3,” compliance. Audience App uses anonymized and aggregated subscriber viewing data, combined with third-party consumer data, to target specific consumer attributes.

Meet Videoamp’s Top Legal Eagle

Tasked with forging new industry standards, Videoamp's new Chief Privacy and Legal Officer "will revolutionize the company’s global legal and privacy affairs, expand its base of clients and partnerships, and drive privacy compliance initiatives without compromising on quality in a dramatically changing legal environment," the company boasts. 

Creator and Guest Credits, Now Within A Hosting Platform

Through this integration, podcasters that utilize the Omny Studio platform can tag hosts, guests, producers, editors, and more involved in the production of a podcast - directly within the Omny Studio platform.  

Granite Town Media Streamlines Automated Workflows, Elevates Channel Look

Upgrading their long-serving automation and playout system in preparation for HD broadcasting, Granite Town Media in New Hampshire purchased a new Cablecast VIO multi-format video server with version 7.0 of the Cablecast broadcast automation software to efficiently bring content to both cable and cord-cutting audiences.

How Big Of A Smart Speaker Buy Barrier Are Privacy Worries?

Privacy is still a major issue for users of voice control on any device, as well as among potential buyers of smart speakers. That's the key takeaway from a newly released voice control device study from Hub. Yet, more than 4 in 10 respondents own a smart speaker, and nearly all of them use it to interact with entertainment content.

GatesAir Gets Ready For NAB Show’s New Early Start

In a major change, the NAB Show in Las Vegas will see its exhibit hall and program of panel discussions open on a Sunday. As such, GatesAir is moving its event schedule, and is hosting a pair of panel discussions on Saturday, April 18, at the Las Vegas Country Club that may be of interest to you or your team.

NAB Show Accepting Nominations for Product of the Year Awards

NAB Show is accepting nominations for the second annual NAB Show Product of the Year Awards. The awards recognize the most auspicious and innovative new products and technologies being showcased by exhibitors at the Las Vegas event. This year’s program will include three new “Best Overall” categories and five new product categories.

The Samsung Bixby Capsule of the Year Award Goes To Entercom

The award came at the Project Voice Awards, which honor global best-in-class achievement across the emerging voice and AI realm. The event took place at the organization’s annual conference in Chattanooga, Tenn., on January 15.

An Emmy To Telos Alliance for Audio Over IP for Broadcast Product

The consortium was honored for the development of Synchronized Multi-channel Uncompressed Audio Transport over IP Networks, to be presented at the 2020 NAB Show on April 19 in Las Vegas.

MuxLab’s ‘Signal Transmitter Solution’ Gets ISE Europe Spotlight

ISE Europe is coming, and Montreal-based MuxLab will showcase its newest "signal transmitter solution" at the event. The MuxLab product uses an IP-based Ethernet network to stream AV from a variety of sources.

A Big 5G Milestone Comes To SK Telecom

SK Telecom on Monday made a big revelation: the Seoul-based company that is a key player in the NEXTGEN TV rollout announced that it has successfully accomplished the world’s first standalone 5G data session on its multi-vendor commercial 5G network.

Dielectric Rolls Out A SNMP-Enabled Dual RF Switch Controller

In a preview of another big Las Vegas event, Dielectric has introduced a new Dual RF Switch Controller to the market that is designed to simplify local and remote control of transmission systems, with its public debut scheduled for the 2020 NAB Show.

New Pro Studio Headphones All The Buzz At CES, NAMM

Making its debut at both CES 2020 and in Anaheim at the NAMM show are a line of new professional studio headphones that many Consumer Electronics Show attendees -- including FOX Business anchor Liz Claman -- are buzzing about.

Meet Synthax’s New Broadcast Sales Manager

The distributor of RME, Ferrofish, myMix, Appsys Pro Audio and Digigram, has appointed an individual to the newly created position of Broadcast Sales Manager. The appointment reflects Synthax’s "overall commitment to increasing its presence in the rapidly expanding broadcast market."

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