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Broadcast’s Reality May Be Virtual

Broadcast’s Reality May Be Virtual The promise of Virtual Reality has long been the stuff of science fiction. Early VR systems, such as Nintendo’s Virtual Boy, had consumers dreaming of a Star Trek like Holodeck, but left them with Mario Tennis and a headache. Ultimately, the early VR technologies proved to be nothing more [...]

By |December 7, 2015|Blog, Television|0 Comments

Multi-Screen Advertising is the New Norm

Multi-Screen Advertising is the New Norm The broadcast industry is moving towards integrated multi-screen advertising. Recent Nielsen and comScore studies have shown that viewers are more engaged and more likely to watch TV programming longer while using second screen apps. A 2014 Nielsen study, conducted in Canada, shows that the spending/revenue of multi-screen campaigns will [...]

By |November 17, 2015|Blog, Television|0 Comments

NAB Labs Supporting Smart Spectrum Summit

NAB Labs Supporting Smart Spectrum Summit Complementary Registration for NAB Members A first-of-its kind conference next week will examine broadcast and other wireless spectrum in an entirely new way. It will be held on November 18th at the Westin City Center, Washington DC. NAB Labs is happy to support this event that looks “beyond the [...]

By |November 10, 2015|Blog, Television|0 Comments

NAB Labs Joins Dingman Center Angels

NAB Labs Joins Dingman Center Angels As part of our commitment to innovation and incubation, NAB Labs has joined the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship as an angel investor in the Dingman Center Angels program. The Maryland based incubator invests in early stage companies and startups in the Mid-Atlantic Region, and we will be on the [...]

By |November 3, 2015|Blog, Radio, Television|0 Comments

HDR and Immersive Audio Dominate SMPTE Conference

HDR and Immersive Audio Dominate SMPTE Conference The 2015 Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) drew record crowds to the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Hollywood, CA, 26-29 October 2015. A packed agenda of presentations from the industry’s leading experts was dominated by Ultra HD topics, [...]

By |November 4, 2015|Blog, Television|0 Comments

Broadcast TV and Second Screen Apps

Broadcast TV and Second Screen Apps According to Nielsen, 47% of global respondents say they engage with social media while watching TV programming and 58% say they browse the Internet. A recent Accenture study reports as many as 87% of consumers use a second screen while watching TV. Moreover, Facebook recently announced new APIs that [...]

By |October 20, 2015|Blog, Television|0 Comments

Field Test Results for Layer Division Multiplexing Presented at IBC 2015

Field Test Results for Layer Division Multiplexing Presented at IBC 2015 Efficient use of spectrum resources is a necessity for modern wireless communications systems. Regulators are not interested in authorizing, and service providers are not interested in launching, new services that would use spectrum inefficiently, given the unquenchable thirst for bandwidth and resource scarcity [...]

By |September 21, 2015|Blog, Television|0 Comments

A New Partnership Formed

A New Partnership Formed We’re excited to announce that NAB Labs has joined 1776 as a corporate partner. 1776 is an incubator for startups with two campuses: one in DC and another in Crystal City. Over the past two years, they’ve helped nurture over 250 companies including aquicore, a startup that provides real time energy data [...]

By |September 22, 2015|Blog, Radio, Television|0 Comments