Verance Partners With Fincons On ATSC 3.0

One of the world's top international IT business consulting and systems integration firms has teamed up with Verance Corporation on the acceleration and expansion of the development of next-generation broadcast TV in the U.S., and in Europe.

An Irish Win For Wedel

Ireland’s premier media company and the home of some of Europe’s leading commercial media brands has selected Wedel Software's MediaSales platform to unify station operations -- and to streamline its workflow.

Apple CarPlay Connectivity Comes To KENWOOD

Until now, a USB-to-Lightning cable was needed to connect a iPhone to the receiver and enable CarPlay features. KENWOOD is eschewing this, as iPhone users now have the choice to go wire-free or charge their phones with a direct connection.
SBG / Sinclair Broadcast Group

SK, Sinclair Team For ATSC 3.0

SK Telecom and Sinclair at CES 2019 signed a joint venture agreement to lead the next-generation broadcasting solutions market in the U.S. and globally. Here's what will happen next as the two companies have agreed to  jointly fund and manage a joint venture company within Q1 2019.

A Data Center Expansion For MOBITV

A data center that currently serves as a pop location for MOBITV’s managed service connectivity will become a new redundant site for its Sacramento-based data center. It's a win for the Peachtree State.

Media Tech and Innovation Scholarships Fly From PILOT

The NAB innovation initiative granted its first media technology and innovation scholarships to nine undergraduate and graduate students, for pursuit of studies related to broadcast engineering, media technology and innovation. The scholarships are administered in partnership with the BEA.

The OTT Market: ‘Far From Oversaturated’

While there’s a limit to how many SVOD services users are ready to pay for, it is far from being reached. This is one key finding from Ooyala’s just-released State of the Broadcast Industry 2019 report, which maps out the challenges for content creators and distributors as they strive to maintain and grow audiences.

Tap Now Fully Operative, Thanks To Triton Pact

Audio publishers are always looking for ways to further optimize and streamline the order management process. Look no further than what Triton Digital just did for its Tap Advertising Server platform.

Media Sales Software Maker Releases First App

If you're a user of media sales software from Efficio, you now have a mobile app at your fingertips. Here are all the details.

Vertical Bridge Hits New Heights With Site Portfolio

The largest private owner and operator of communications infrastructure in the U.S. is celebrating. It has successfully grown its portfolio to 266,000 owned, master-leased and right-to-master sites. Vertical Bridge is also cheering the construction of more than 500 macro towers for telecom carriers to date.
NAB / National Association of Broadcasters

What’s Set To Get The NAB Product of the Year Nod?

Attention, NAB Show exhibitors already planning on big success in Las Vegas come early April. The 2019 NAB Show will debut a new Product of the Year awards program, recognizing the most significant and promising new products and technologies on the show floor. 

Luna Over The Moon As Gates’ New LatAm Head

GatesAir, the company known for its over-the-air content delivery products for radio and TV broadcasters, has appointed Felipe Luna as Managing Director for the Caribbean and Latin American (CALA) region. 

Beasley At CES: A Media Innovation ‘Hackathon’

Entercom Communications and iHeartMedia weren't the only radio broadcasting companies to gain the world's attention at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show, which began Wednesday. Beasley Media Group, in collaboration with the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV), successfully held a Media Innovation Hackathon initiative at CES 2019.

ERI Lures Lynch For Top TV Broadband Role

There's a new individual responsible for the business development of broadband products and sales of Electronics Research Inc. (ERI)'s television transmission, structural products and associated services.

Smart Speaker’s Continued Push Into The Mainstream

The latest smart speaker ownership survey from NPR and Edison Research has just been released, and the data further cement the growing ubiquity of voice-activated home audio devices across the U.S.

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