NAB Partners with NPG for a Virtual Next Gen TV InterOp

NAB has partnered with News-Press & Gazette (NPG) to host the fifth Next Generation TV interoperability event (InterOp). The goal of an InterOp is to exercise different features of the ATSC 3.0 standard using various combinations of broadcast equipment and consumer Next Gen TV receivers to resolve any potential issues thus helping to facilitate consumer [...]

By |June 2, 2021|Categories: Blog|

FEMA Announces August 11 for Nationwide EAS Test

In a letter sent May 3, 2021 to the FCC, the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) announced it has selected Wednesday, August 11, 2021 to hold the next national EAS test. FEMA proposes to conduct this test at 2:20 p.m. EDT (18:20 GMT). The test message will use the National Periodic Test (NPT) event code and be geo-targeted using the All-US (000000) geocode.

By |May 6, 2021|Categories: Blog|

The Future of Media Innovation on The Edge

Edge computing is one of the hottest concepts in technology today, but is it just another buzzword or does it offer a real potential to transform broadcasting in the years to come? PILOT, in partnership with PILOT member Verizon Media, engaged Kearney to help sort that out. We talked to more than a dozen NAB member companies across the broadcasting business to discover whether, how much and when we can expect edge to impact broadcasting.

By |April 21, 2021|Categories: Blog|

Re-Viva Las Vegas and the BEIT Call for Papers

Admit it—like many others, you’ve been thinking, “I can’t believe I miss Las Vegas.” To some extent, secretly or otherwise, we’re all looking forward to returning to the real world this fall when the 2021 NAB Show takes place there October 9-13.

By |April 6, 2021|Categories: Blog|

Radio’s Potential in a $3 Trillion IoT Ecosystem

Ashruf El-Dinary, is the Senior Vice President, Radio Technology Solutions for Xperi. Radio must take a stake in the $3 trillion IoT ecosystem Can you imagine a world where radio stations communicate with billions of "listeners?" Well, you don’t have to imagine too hard, because that world is nearly here. The Internet of Things [...]

By |April 6, 2021|Categories: Blog|