Telecom Standards Development Society, India (TSDSI) and the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) have signed an agreement to enable adoption of ATSC standards for broadcast services on mobile devices in India. It's an important-enough pact for Sinclair Broadcast Group's President/CEO to have issued a congratulatory comment.
With the spectrum repack fully in the rearview mirror, Dielectric has promoted its TV Antenna Manufacturing Manager to Director of RF Systems and Components. The new role is part of the company's shift in strategy to better serve broadcasters in the post-repack world. Earning the promotion is Mike Spugnardi.
The recently formed Independent Broadcasters Association has forged a partnership with a top distributors in the broadcast and multimedia space. This gives member radio stations access to parts and service and new inventory.
With an increasing need for content owners, broadcasters and operators to tackle real-world piracy, Friend MTS has also included ASiD OTT Edge-switched, a new smart server-side A/B variant solution with an additional robust method of watermarking premium content that works to protect Live and VOD assets from illegal redistribution.
NAB Show Premiere, a special online event, will convene top brands in media and entertainment and offer exclusive educational content on NAB Amplify, April 12-23. Sony, Panasonic and Grass Valley are among the featured companies scheduled to announce new products and provide demonstrations beginning April 19.
Podcast advertising attribution platform Podsights just announced the close of a $4M oversubscribed Seed+ round, led by Newark Venture Partners. Streamline Publishing's Podcast Business Journal spoke to Podsights founder Sean Creeley about podcast attribution. It was an exclusive interview.
There's other news from the "all-in-one radio management platform" maker, which is putting industry veteran Fletcher Ford in its top leadership role. Radio Workflow is expanding its operations with the opening of a sales and support office in two U.S. cities to go along with its existing centers in New Jersey and in Australia.
Ferri Lighting Design & Associates (FLDA) recently equipped CNBC Studio B with a complete Martin LED lighting rig. The promised benefits for the NBCUniversal-owned cable channel: "optimal on-camera looks and increased energy efficiency."
A company known for cloud-based SaaS technology powering both broadcast and streaming TV is now making its cloud solutions available on Google Cloud’s platform.
Broadcast audio tech entity Telos Alliance is now making available a virtual intercom platform that could be of particular use to broadcast media companies steeped in remote and on-the-go feed needs.
Investors have soured of late on Veritone Inc., the technology company that has built a reputation on harnessing media sales growth opportunities through AI attribution in audio and video content -- including advertising. On Thursday, Veritone shares were down by nearly 11%.
BeckTV, a systems integrator for the broadcast media industry, has completed another high-profile project for one of its major U.S. clients. It involves the owner of the NBC affiliate in Charlotte, which will soon host this publicly traded broadcast TV company's new master control hub.
ENCO has shifted its business operations to a modernized office space in the growing community of Novi, Michigan, just 17 miles from the company’s longtime Southfield headquarters. The newly constructed, 12,000-square-foot facility will offer a more collaborative work environment and a centralized location for staff and customers in the Detroit suburbs.
In what is being hailed as a "market influencing move" in the Media & Entertainment (M&E) content storage & management sector, Genstar Capital-controlled Telestream has purchased the creator of "intelligent, hybrid cloud-based storage and asset lifecycle management solutions" of benefit to the industry.
Toldright, a first-of-its-kind on-demand video production resource for the sports, media and technology industries, has formally appointed an ESPN veteran as Executive Director. Other C-Suite selections were finalized.