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Forward Thinker
If broadcasting is viewed by the general public as an old technology, Sam doesn’t see it that way and he emphasizes that publicizing broadcasting’s strengths is also one of his responsibilities.
C-SPAN Pay Wall Spotlights Multiplatform Challenge
It’s All Just ‘Television,’ Or Is It?
What Tom Said: Hatching the UHD Egg
Ready for YouTube’s Networks
CableCARD: Acknowledge the Inevitable
McAdams On: Ferguson Unraveling
A Look Back at Broadcast Engineering Magazine
McAdams On: Comcast’s Growing Pains
Rounds’ Social TV Relies on Online Streams
True Dedication
Transitioning Broadcast Automation
Recording Pretty Pictures From Above
McAdams On: LPTVs
McAdams On: Aereo’s Hail Mary
FCC Intentions Are Out of Balance

Sep 22, 2014 / 04:35 AM / By Mary Gruszka
‘Book ’Em, Danno’: A/V Fingerprinting
Audio and video are about to get fingerprinted. Despite much success and many valiant efforts to keep them aligned, often enough these miscreants head off at their own speed, drift apart and cause lip-sync problems.
Sep 02, 2014 / 09:19AM / By Jay Yeary
Audio-Over-IP in the Broadcast Plant
Audio over IP (AoIP) has matured to the point that it’s only a matter of time until it becomes standard in television facilities.
Aug 21, 2014 / 12:20 PM / By Jay Yeary
Audio Control Room Acoustics
Welcome to part two of our look at audio control room acoustics and the reasons we expend so much effort to build great sounding rooms.


Sep 26, 2014 / 10:31AM / By Doug Lung
T-Mobile: 84 MHz of UHF Spectrum Can Be Reclaimed With Limited Impact on TV
In an ex-parte filing earlier this month, T-Mobile USA demonstrated that the 600 MHz incentive auction can “readily clear at least 84 MHz of spectrum” without the participation of major network stations.
Sep 26, 2014 / 10:30AM / By Doug Lung
FCC’s Sept. 30 Meeting to Address Post Auction Broadcast Coverage, White Spaces
Meeting will commence at 10:30 AM EDT and streamed on www.fcc.gov/live
Sep 26, 2014 / 10:22AM / By Doug Lung
Satellite Update for Sept. 26, 2014
A review of the latest FCC actions affecting the satellite industry.


Sep 02, 2014 / 10:50AM / By Craig Johnston
'Go Anywhere' ENG
As cellular network providers continue to build out their high-bandwidth infrastructures, cellular liveshot units can be expected to become more and more popular.
Aug 29, 2014 / 12:14PM / By John Ive
The Future of Newsrooms
In every broadcast studio around the globe digital technology has revolutionized news from the point of creation, right through to consumption.
Aug 28, 2014 / 03:01 PM / By posted by Bob Kovacs
Dejero Releases Compact Live+ Broadcast Server
The Live+ broadcast server includes RAID hard drives for increased broadcast reliability when receiving video transmissions from field-based transmission devices, including the Live+ family of products.


Sep 09, 2014 / 04:00 PM / By Karl Paulsen
Scaling Servers to Fit the Workflow
Systems focused on media now have more IT specifications in them than media components.
Sep 08, 2014 / 05:00 AM / By Wes Simpson
Using IEEE 1588 PTP in Video Networks
The IEEE 1588 Precision Timing Protocol defines a set of techniques for synchronizing various devices across packet-based networks, including Ethernet switches and IP routers.
Sep 03, 2014 / 02:46AM / By Wes Simpson
What Is Software-Defined Networking?
Software-defined networking is a hot topic in data networking today.


Sep 26, 2014 / 02:00 PM / By Jay Ankeney
‘Drunk History’ Revives Oral Storytelling
Toward the beginning of “Honolulu” when Rodrigues was joshing with Waters about doing another whiskey shot and we heard his voice say, “Laugh with me.
Sep 17, 2014 / 03:00 PM / By Jay Holben
LED Is Coming of Age
One of the woes of location shooting, especially on small productions when you can’t afford a generator or a qualified electrician to tap into existing power, is being limited to wall-socket power in the 15-amp or, at most, 20-amp variety.
Aug 15, 2014 / 11:40 AM / By Jay Holben
The Parabolic Aluminum Reflector
The next in line on our examination of lighting fixtures is the PAR, which is an acronym for Parabolic Aluminum Reflector.






 
 
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