Local radio and television broadcasters continually develop and invest in new technologies that allow them to provide the news, entertainment and emergency information viewers and listeners rely on every day. Through innovation, local broadcasters keep communities safe, informed and entertained. With social media, over-the-air broadcasts, internet services, mobile applications and other emerging technologies, broadcast innovators are able to identify and create new opportunities to deliver these services to their communities.

Raycom’s National Investigative Unit

"You should always have good strong watchdog journalism" says Andy Miller, the Executive Producer of Investigations at Raycom Media. In this InnoMinute, Andy and Raycom’s Director of Investigations, Lee Zurik, explain the power [...]

Leaving Was Never an Option

"Leaving was never an option," said Ray Thurber as he describe how he and his team at E.W. Scripps Company prepared for Hurricane Irma. "It was all about service and mission, and how [...]

Enhanced Broadcast Radio

Developed by Emmis, the NextRadio app allows mobile consumers to listen to live, local FM radio on FM-enabled smartphones. Users also receive supporting information like album art, program information and metadata over the [...]

The Power of Next Gen TV

WRAL used the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang to showcase the capabilities of Next Gen TV. This Innovation Story epitomizes the power of the new standard, with 4k content, multi-platform delivery and interactive features. [...]