ATSC 3.0

Understand the complexity of Next Gen TV, discover the standards, transmission methods, and delivery mechanisms needed to make ATSC 3.0 operate effectively. Keep up to date with this fast-paced emerging technology.

Recent ATSC 3.0 Content

The CDS test lab helps stations configure technology used to process both baseband and IP signals for their designated coverage area.

Comark Digital Services Eases The Transition To NextGen TVJuly 22nd 2021 - 09:00 AM

As more terrestrial television stations in the U.S. have been making the transition to ATSC 3.0 operations, the testing and compliance lab at Comark’s headquarters in Southwick, Mass., has been a busy place.

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The DekTec Zond 265 can display various aspects of the EVC encoding structure such as prediction partitions on top of the decoded image.

DekTec Mid-Year UpdateJuly 19th 2021 - 09:30 AM

DekTec adjusts to new dynamics, technologies, and solutions in 2021.

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“Anything with a printed circuit board in it is likely looking at similar market dynamics.” Tim Shoulders, Grass Valley CEO and President.

Parts And Chip ShortagesJuly 15th 2021 - 09:00 AM

TV equipment manufacturers are doing what broadcasters do best: Creatively helping each other work through a difficult technical challenge.

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Sometimes people say they have NextGen TV all figured out. To create a business, you have to have it all figured out. It is called posturing

ATSC 3.0 Progress UpdateMay 20th 2021 - 09:00 AM

Digital TV broadcasting technologies continue evolving, but the industry’s goals can become a moving target when demands unexpectedly change.

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Sinclair’s Broadcast App ExplainedApril 29th 2021 - 09:00 AM

A NextGen TV Broadcast App can make an exciting first impression because it immediately stands out when a NextGen TV is tuned to an ATSC 3.0 station broadcasting the app. The Sinclair Broadcast App is the first TV Broadcast App to be deployed.

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The tweaking tool has been replaced by privileges, passwords and settings.

ATSC 3.0: Right Place, Right TimeApril 9th 2021 - 09:00 AM

Many people and cultures celebrate special New Year dates. Organizations designate fiscal years. Broadcasters traditionally mark their new technology year mid-April, at annual NAB Shows. Old habits die hard.

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Unusually harsh winter weather has not slowed the ATSC 3.0 rollout.

Optimizing The Future Of ATSC 3.0March 16th 2021 - 09:00 AM

The FCC’s recent Report and Order supporting Distributed Television Systems (DTS) is yet another reason for broadcasters to be excited about ATSC 3.0’s new revenue potential.

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Most retired engineers I’ve known loved every minute of it but never came back unless free food was involved.

The Trouble With TV March 12th 2021 - 09:00 AM

TV stations are great places to work, and talented technical people like the stability. The longer they work at a station, the more difficult they are to replace when they retire.

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