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PILOT Develops Transmitter Identification Resource for NextGen TV Stations

By |April 20, 2022|News|

PILOT announced the development of a NextGen TV Transmitter ID (TxID) table for voluntary use by broadcasters using the ATSC 3.0 transmission standard. The table and TxID codes can be used to identify individual transmissions for testing, measurement, interference identification and other differentiation purposes.

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Sophi.io Joins NAB PILOT Broadcast Innovation Coalition

By |March 29, 2022|News|

Sophi.io, a suite of artificial intelligence (AI)-powered solutions that help content publishers identify and leverage the value of their content, has joined PILOT, an initiative of the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB).

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NAB’s Technology Team Looks Ahead to NAB Show

By |March 29, 2022|Blog|

We’re just a few weeks away from kicking off the NAB Show again in Las Vegas and the excitement is building. We’re all excited to connect with the people that make up the NAB Show community, and we’ve outlined some of specific things the NAB Technology staff is looking forward to April 23-27 in Las Vegas.

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PILOT Announces Winning Teams for 2022 Innovation Challenge

By |March 8, 2022|News|

PILOT has announced the three winners of the 2022 PILOT Innovation Challenge. Winners will receive relevant mentorship, feedback, travel support and exhibit space at the 2022 NAB Show, held April 23–27 in Las Vegas, Nev. The three winners are Blueprint CRM from Townsquare Media, Minutes from Michigan Radio, and Virtual Sportscasting Studio from Spalk.

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NAB Announces Recipients of 2022 Engineering Achievement Awards

By |February 23, 2022|News|

Washington, D.C. -- The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced today that Xperi Corporation’s Ashruf El-Dinary and Capitol Broadcasting Company’s Peter Sockett are the recipients of the 2022 NAB Engineering Achievement Awards. They will be recognized [...]

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NAB Announces 2022 Digital Leadership Award Honoree

By |February 23, 2022|News|

Washington, D.C. -- The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced today that Jeremy Sinon, vice president of Digital Strategy for Hubbard Radio, is the recipient of the 2022 Digital Leadership Award. Sinon will be recognized at [...]

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NAB Committees Focus on the Technologies that Drive Broadcasting

By |February 7, 2022|Blog|

NAB’s Technology department is always busy with the work of the association, whether it be helping to plan the next NAB technical conference or webcast or working to develop new technical standards and recommendations focused [...]

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PILOT Opens Window for 2022 Innovation Challenge Applications

By |January 4, 2022|News|

PILOT is now accepting submissions for the PILOT Innovation Challenge through 5 p.m. ET on January 31. The program will provide mentorship and promotion to winning proposals, along with an opportunity to demonstrate their products at NAB Show in Las Vegas, April 23-27, 2022. 

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Broadcast Technology Predictions: Looking Ahead at 2022

By |December 20, 2021|Blog|

We wanted to know what technologists in our industry are excited about and expect (or hope) to see in 2022, so we asked the NAB Technology staff and a few other luminaries in the industry if they had anything to share. They did.  This compilation of predictions is our way to wrap up 2021 by looking forward to 2022.

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PILOT Launches New NEXTGEN TV Fellowship, Introduces 2021 Fellows

By |December 14, 2021|News|

PILOT has launched the PILOT NEXTGEN TV Fellowship program with support from Amazon Web Services (AWS). The fellowship will focus on exploring capabilities of the ATSC 3.0 broadcast standard and developing a concept for a NEXTGEN TV product or service. The fellowship will conclude with fellows presenting their projects at the 2022 NAB Show in April in Las Vegas. The 2021-2022 fellows are current Howard University students Mikaela Mosley and Sulaiman Bastien.

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