Jacobs Media Gearing Up For Techsurvey 2023

Why should your radio station participate in what Jacobs Media calls "Radio’s Largest Online Survey"? "Past surveys have enabled us to identify key digital trends including smart speakers and the rise of voice technologies, on-demand audio and video entertainment options like podcasts and Netflix, and the surge in social media usage," the consultancy says.

Veritone Digital Media Hub Partnership Brings AI to Arabic

Wondering how English- and Arabic-speaking broadcasters and filmmakers can best discover and license the footage they need in their preferred language — something perhaps of immediate need giving the 2022 FIFA World Cup men's soccer tournament currently underway in Doha, Qatar? Veritone has helped give birth to a new solution.

Nominations Open for 2023 NAB Technology Awards

The awards honor contributions in digital leadership, broadcast engineering and technology innovation, and will be presented during the 2023 NAB Show, scheduled for April 15-19 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Raoul Wedel at the 2019 NAB Show in Las Vegas [Photo: Francisco Montero/Twitter]

Adthos Partnership Brings Dynamic Audio To Life

Users of the platform will be able to use the scheduling and results of major sporting events to create up-to-the-minute audio ads or content. Here are the details.
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Improved Closed Captioning, Audio Descriptions The Focus Of House Bill

For a California Representative and a Massachusetts Senator, there's hope proposed legislation that would help sight-impaired and deaf TV viewers will get approved within the remaining weeks of the 117th Congress.

National Student Electronic Media Convention A Tech Success

Over four days, attendees listened to more than 35 media professionals and attended more than 65 informational sessions to learn valuable skills and techniques to take back to their media organizations at colleges and universities across the country.

A Third CES Tour for Paul and Fred Jacobs?

Given the response and interest they’ve had to their exclusive tours for radio broadcasters at the Consumer Electronics Show, Paul and Fred Jacobs of Jacobs Media are "seriously considering" adding a third tour.

Here’s The New PPDS North America Commercial VP

The exclusive global provider of Philips digital signage, interactive displays, direct view LED and professional TV products and solutions is welcoming a new Commercial VP for North America.

An ATSC 3.0-Powered IoT and Edge Pathway Tool Is Here

Its mission: to provide a standards-based, open, end-to-end, nationwide, wireless, IP, multicast network. Introducing Scottsdale, Ariz.-based PEAK3, which has created an alternative data highway designed to offer organizations who operate a high volume of edge devices a secure and efficient pathway to deliver critical information to their network.

Xperi Corp. Wins More DTS AutoStage Launches

Like any other publicly traded company, a conference call for analysts and investors was held. It was during this call that Xperi Corp. revealed that its DTS AutoStage has won four new automotive brands. Meanwhile, supply chain challenges continue for HD Radio.

CP Helps OKG Follow LPGA Tournament for ESPN+

When it came time to finalize REMI production and streaming services for the Ohlmeyer Kusserow Group (OKG), a production company that specializes in sports broadcasts, during its production of two LPGA events in September, a St. Petersburg, Fla.-headquartered operation gaining recognition for its live event services was selected.

Skyworth Broadens its RDK Content Offering

NetRange MMH GmbH's Smart TV Portal for RDK and the NetFront Browser BE have been selected to provide global content services through Skyworth RDK set-top boxes. It is the result of a new agreement between NetRange, an ACCESS company and a global provider of white-labeled, turnkey Smart TV and OTT ecosystems, and Skyworth Digital Technology.

Emerson College Upgrades its Broadcast Audio Capabilities

For generations, it has been regarded as the leading higher education institution advancing training in the arts and communication within the context of the liberal arts. Now, this school that's enjoying strong Nielsen Audio ratings results with its WERS-FM has implemented what it's described "a major upgrade" of its broadcast audio capabilities at its downtown Boston main campus, which faces the Boston Common.

A Tech-Driven Audio Advertising ‘Interactive and Actionable’ Intro

An "interactive and actionable" audio advertising platform that allows a listener to interact with the ad creative by voice in real time is getting a big splash on Tuesday in London, England. It is a celebration of a new offering from AdTonos, which is officially launching the rollout.

ARK Multicasting Leverages ATSC 3.0 for OTA – CDN

Low power television broadcaster and Broadcast Internet technology innovator ARK Multicasting has successfully completed a proof of concept working with commercial CDN demonstrating end-to-end content delivery network from source to the far edge in the consumer home. This, ARK says, marks one of the largest breaks in the datacasting business model for the new broadcast television standard powered by ATSC 3.0.