Emergency Alert Test Filing Deadline Postponed to November

September 22,2017 —EAS participants in Florida, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, as well as some in parts of Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana and Texas, hav...More

Fox Looks To Tap Into Communal Nature of Sports

September 22,2017 —Football is a communal experience with tens of thousands of fans gathering in stadiums across the country every weekend to take in the spect...More

Intel VR Makes Cut for PGA TOUR Events

PGA Tour broadcasts will have a new tool in its bag with the announcement of an exclusive relationship with Intel to produce and distribute live virtual reality and live 360 video for six future PGA T...

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Feds OK Disney’s BAMTech Buy

The road is clear for Disney to develop its planned ESPN-branded video streaming service after the federal government signed off on the company’s purchase of a majority stake in BAMTech.

Roku To Offer Its Own Ad-Supported Movie Channel

Connected device and streaming service provider Roku Inc. this week announced it will launch The Roku Channel, a commercially supported streaming channel delivering top films and other content free to...

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SMPTE Approves First ST 2110 Standards

September 18,2017 —SMPTE has moved forward with approval for the first standards within SMPTE ST 2110, Professional Media Over Managed IP Networks.

FCC Moves Up Open Meeting to Sept. 26

There’s been a shift in the schedule for the FCC’s September Open Meeting, as the date has been moved up from Thursday, Sept. 28, to Tuesday, Sept. 26.

Tom Barbeau Joins Hitachi-Comark As VP of Engineering

September 22,2017 —Tom Barbeau has joined Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark as VP of engineering, after a seven-year hiatus from Comark, the company said today.

Lyons Takes Helm at AFCCE

The new slate of officers for the Association of Federal Communications Consulting Engineers Board of Directors has been announced, and John Lyons has been tapped to take over as president.

IBC: Best of Show 2017 Winners Announced

September 19,2017 —TVBEurope has announced its Best of Show winners for IBC2017.