Research & Standards
What Tom Said: About Richard Friedel
Imagine being able to combine the two things you love most at a young age: summer at the beach and tinkering with broadcast technology.
Ad Tech Integration Shifts Expectations
Closing FCC Field Offices Could Lead to ‘RF Anarchy’
NAB 2015: Notes From the Floor on Three-Sensor 4K Cameras
McAdams On: The Ongoing Transition
What to Expect at 2015 NAB
McAdams On: TV Stations With No Signal
Gearing Up for the 2015 NAB Show
What Tom Said: Hollywood Stays In Control (For Now)
Remembering the Early Days of L.A. Television
Amazon’s Agenda Fits Streaming Expectations From Researchers
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What Tom Said: The Push for Drones
Locating Shows Becomes a Cross-Platform Challenge
McAdams On: Title II Overkill
Broadcast’s Future Depends On Consumer Electronics
Apr 08, 2015 / 02:50PM
ATSC 3.0 Proposal Expands Data Delivery Options
Complementing its proposed system for the ATSC 3.0 physical layer, the LG/Zenith/GatesAir Futurecast system now incorporates the applications/presentation layer and the management/protocol layer.
Apr 02, 2015 / 03:49 PM
LG, GatesAir, Zenith to Conduct Six-Month OTA ATSC 3.0 Tests
A team from LG, Zenith and GatesAir will use an abandoned UHF transmitter at Tribune Media station WJW to conduct extensive on-air tests of its Futurecast ATSC 3.0 physical-layer technology proposal.
Mar 27, 2015 / 11:15AM
Preparing for HEVC, 4K Test and Monitoring
In order to accommodate 4K/UHD transmissions, the way in which video is compressed for transport must improve dramatically.
Mar 20, 2015 / 01:59PM
Quantum Dots Connect New Display Technology
If this year’s Consumer Electronics Show is any indication, quantum dotswill soon be as ubiquitous as LED, LCD CFL, CD ROM and countless other technologies that have moved directly out of the lab into big box stores.
Mar 16, 2015 / 03:59 PM
AES Publishes 3D Headphone Audio Standard
AES has published a standard describing the format and exchange of spatial acoustics files.
Feb 24, 2015 / 03:55 PM
Ericsson: More People Will Watch On-Demand Than Broadcast in 2015
This year will mark the first time consumers will watch more streamed or on-demand video than broadcast TV over a weekly period, according to an interim edition of the Ericsson Mobility Report
Feb 19, 2015 / 10:00AM
ATSC Forms 3.0 Advanced Emergency Alerts Implementation Team
The Advanced Television Systems Committee has formed a new implementation team for advanced emergency alerting as a key element of the emerging next-generation ATSC 3.0 television broadcasting standard.
Feb 04, 2015 / 01:28PM
Cognitive Networks Receives Third U.S. Patent for Real-Time Ad ID Technology
Cognitive Networks announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued the company patent No. 8,930,980 for its system and methodology for the automated real-time identification of content such as TV advertisements.
Jan 29, 2015 / 01:42PM
Interactivity and DTV Broadcasting
Before television went digital, there were predictions that home TVs would soon allow interactivity to allow viewers to learn more about products and even shop from their TVs.

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