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About Tariq Mondal

Tariq Mondal is the Director of Advanced Technology at the National Association of Broadcasters.

Enhancing GPS Location Accuracy with ATSC 3.0

By |September 2, 2020|Blog|

ATSC 3.0, the underlying standard for Next Generation TV, could be used to enhance GPS location accuracy, and the enhancement feature could enable a nationwide service. Accuracy of GPS location, when computed solely by the [...]

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Experimenting with Conversational AI Bots Using MindMeld

By |July 10, 2020|Blog|

Many conversational artificial intelligence (AI) bots have been successfully deployed, and they are becoming quite common. Nearly everyone today has used or at least heard of Google Assistant, Alexa or Siri, for example. There are [...]

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Evolution of ATSC 3.0 Mobile Use Cases

By |June 9, 2020|Blog|

Mobile reception has been discussed since the early days of standardization for ATSC 3.0 or Next Gen TV. Just as there was a wide range of opinions on what functions ATSC 3.0 should include, the [...]

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Can Broadcasting Benefit from Neon’s Artificial Humans?

By |February 11, 2020|Blog|

Neon, an independent startup backed by Samsung, showed humanlike computer agents at CES 2020. These digital avatars follow commands, make facial expressions, and can converse with a real human in different languages. Neon calls them [...]

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EBU Studying 5G Broadcasting Feasibility

By |December 13, 2019|Blog|

The EBU has been active in evaluating 3GPP based wireless solutions for broadcaster use cases. In 2014, EBU published a report, Delivery of Broadcast Content over LTE Networks, on the efficacy of LTE eMBMS technology [...]

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Broadcasting in an Era of Connected Intelligence

By |September 19, 2019|Blog|

The next 15 years will be more disruptive than the last 15 years. A myriad of connected devices and sensors will share and process information, and new services and business models taking advantage of the [...]

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PILOT Pitch Prize 2018

By |October 31, 2018|PILOT Pitch Prize, Blog|

PILOT held its first ever Pitch Prize competition at NAB Show NY. Five startups pitched, and three of them - Airwavz.tv, PolyPort and Teamium - won the prize of a $50,000 investment in SAFE note. The [...]

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