The Asian American Tide Toward Streaming Video

Consumers are shifting to streaming both short-form and long-form video. Broadcasters will need to stay ahead of these trends. One solution for a TV station owner may lie in understanding how Asian Americans watch television. Simply put, they are leading the streaming wave.

A New World of Body-Worn Mics

Point Source Audio (PSA), manufacturer of specialty sub-miniature body-worn style microphones, has launched Mic Finder, an interactive web-based tool designed to help sound teams—from TV to theater—pinpoint specific mic elements and mic styles.

A Popular Processor With ‘Big Shoes To Fill’

Audio processing company Orban has released its OPTIMOD 8700iLT FM processor. It replaces the 8600 FM/HD while offering a feature set close to that of Orban’s OPTIMOD 8700i, including dual redundant power supplies, which are fully monitored and alarmed.

An Online, Mobile Boost For Broadcast Election Data Tools

With both Canada and the United States gearing up for national elections, Ontario-based Bannister Lake is now offering media organizations web-based solutions to complement and augment their on-air presentations and expand election coverage.

New From Wheatstone: A Glass LXE Virtual Console

Wheatstone Corporation, the designer and manufacturer of professional broadcast audio equipment, is readying for the 2019 IBC conference by rolling out a virtual console for its WheatNet-IP audio network. It's a multi-touch UI that operates as a standalone console.

Bailey’s ARC Unlocks Key, Gets Sun & Fun

ARC is a radio research platform providing detailed station and personnel information, revenue analysis, CRM and Nielsen data for radio stations across the U.S. The platform's rollout is led by Sun & Fun Media Chief Revenue Officer Dennis Green. 
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Triton Gets IAB OK On Podcast Measurement

Podcasts are big business these days, with many broadcast radio companies highly invested in the space. That's why this announcement from The E.W. Scripps Co.'s Triton Digital could be of big importance to your C-Suite, and your company's bottom line.

Stephens Media Brings HD Radio To Southern Oregon

This station's promotions may be a bit of a throwback, with "Trucker Hat Tuesday" something one may be quick to associate with CB Radio. Don't let that cheeky giveaway fool you. Medford, Ore.'s Country "105.1 The Wolf" is as modern as a radio station can get. It just went with HD Radio.

Now Available: A New Attribution Solution for Local TV Ads

Comcast Spotlight has a new automated attribution product developed in partnership with TVSquared. It's designed to bring greater accountability to local TV advertising.

Compliance, Media Monitoring Provider Selects An Americas Sales Head

A provider of compliance and media monitoring products has named a new VP of Sales to handle the Americas, while also welcoming a Customer Services Manager. The new positions, says Actus Digital, were created as part of its response to meet increased demand for broadcast compliance and media monitoring solutions.

Project OAR Support Added To Verance Aspect Platform

Verance Corporation, known as a provider of standards-based watermarking, is moving forward with plans to add support for Project OAR (“Open Addressable Ready”) to its Aspect platform. 

Durst Helps Usher In TV Repack Phase IV At WTC

On August 1, the fourth phase of the broadcast TV post-spectrum auction repack process began at One World Trade Center. As the industry embarks on this next step, Durst Broadcasting has taken a front seat on an initiative designed to balance the future needs of broadcast TV with that of wireless services companies.

Video over IP Support Integrated Into Intraplex Ascent

Wireless, over-the-air content delivery specialist GatesAir has added a new application to its Intraplex Ascent transport platform to support reliable and secure video over IP transport alongside audio.

Veritone Prepares For IBC 2019

Veritone is already preparing for IBC2019, one of the world's largest media technology expositions. This year's event is scheduled for September 13-17 in Amsterdam. Here's a preview of what Veritone will be showcasing for attendees at this popular confab.

New APIs Arrive For StreamGuys Streaming, Podcasting Offerings

The new API gives developers programmatic access to SGrecast’s stream recording, content publishing, media player creation and rebroadcasting functionality, thus enabling broadcasters and content providers to integrate StreamGuys’ services into their existing enterprise systems.

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