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NPG Celebrates Its First Foray into Next Gen TV

News-Press & Gazette (NPG), a privately held media company that owns or operates sixty-four broadcast services and seven newspapers across the Midwest and western U.S., has jumped on the ATSC 3.0 bandwagon by launching a Next Generation broadcast TV station—the first of its kind on the west coast—at KSBB in Santa Barbara, California. NPG hosted [...]

PILOT Pitch Prize 2018

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 session was opened by NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith. He emphasized that innovation, one of the three pillars of [...]

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

Technology Indistinguishable from Magic

Cyber Illusionist Marco Tempest spoke to us at NAB Show about how he uses magic to push technology to do things it is not quite ready to do. Marco uses drones, augmented reality and robotics to present a bright vision of the future, which he believes will play a massive role in the future of broadcasting.

By |October 25, 2018|Categories: Videos, Blog, InnoMinute|

PILOT Takes 3rd in Ford Make It Driveable Challenge

Apps are not just for smartphones. Automobiles support a variety of app platforms as well, and recently PILOT sent a team of software developers to an auto app hackathon, the Ford Make It Driveable Challenge LA, which was hosted during Mobile World Congress Americas, 11-14 September 2018. At the conclusion of the hackathon, “Team PILOT” [...]

By |October 24, 2018|Categories: Digital Dash, Blog|