Radio & Television

NAB 2019: U.S. broadcasters plot mass rollout of next-gen broadcast standard

New standard would make broadcasters interactive and targetedLAS VEGAS – About a year after the formal launch of the next-gen broadcast TV transmission standard, ATSC 3.0, major U.S. broadcasters are mobilizing to roll out the new technology across the nation over the next 20 months.Appearing at a press conference during the National Association of Broadcasters Show in Las Vegas last week that turned into a lovefest for the new technology, a broad coalition of broadcast TV station groups announced plans to deploy the ATSC 3.0 standard in the top 40 U.S. markets by the end of 2020. The TV station...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.