Phil Kurz has covered the television and non-broadcast video industries for more than 30 years.
Tom Barbeau has joined Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark as VP of engineering, after a seven-year hiatus from Comark, the company said today.
Football is a communal experience with tens of thousands of fans gathering in stadiums across the country every weekend to take in the spectacle, whether it’s college or NFL games.
Pixar’s “Toy Story” character Buzz Lightyear is famous for saying “To infinity and beyond,” and if the Telos Alliance TV Solutions Group has its way broadcasters too will be uttering something similar when deploying an intercom and planning for contribution audio.
With completion and authorization of ATSC 3.0 on the horizon, it wouldn’t be surprising that broadcasters may soon begin looking for new products to meet the demands of the new production capabilities enabled by the next-generation TV standard.
Marc Hand, CEO of Public Media Company says the new venture is up to the task.
A T-Mobile white paper characterizing ATSC 3.0 and its advanced emergency warning capabilities as “inferior” drew fire Sept. 14 from the Advanced Warning and Response Network (AWARN) Alliance.
Sony has gone back to the drawing board to develop Venice, its next-generation digital cinema camera that was previewed last week by a select audience of American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) members.
IBC 2017 opened today in Amsterdam with a rich lineup of conference topics, many aimed specifically at exploring what is and what can be in the way television is acquired, transported, managed, produced and ultimately distributed to an audience that’s evolving how it consumes media.
Hurricane Irma took its toll on TV and radio broadcasters in Florida and the Caribbean with nine television and 51 radio stations being knocked off air, according to a Sept. 12 running total from the FCC’s Disaster Information Reporting System.
Two-hundred-thirty-six people, 26 dogs, numerous cats, assorted reptiles an even a colorful Macaw aren’t the typical TV staffing compliment, but Sunday, Sept. 10, was no typical day at WZVN, the Montclair Communications-owned ABC affiliate, and WBBH, the Waterman Broadcasting-owned NBC affiliate, serving Fort Myers and Naples, Fla.
Analyst Sees TV Ad Spending on Downswing
All Access Boosted to Warp Speed by ‘Star Trek Discovery"
A Change in the Living Room Signals the Rise of OTT
MCN Online Extra | Sept. 25, 2017
Complaints About Yahoo’s NFL Live Coverage Stream In
Disney Warns Altice Talks Could Stall
BBC expands BBC Player into Malaysia
Global Radio to launch Heart 80s
‘Cultural revolution’ in China as SVoD rises
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