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

Flying on instruments was more fun in 1980 than it will be in 2021. Courtesy Paramount Pictures.

Flying On Instruments Into 2021January 6th 2021 - 09:00 AM

As TV broadcasters struggle to stay on air during the pandemic, the FCC has released the map to the future NextGen TV Broadcast Internet world.

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The Year That Changed TVDecember 29th 2020 - 09:00 AM

This time last year, had anyone predicted or suggested what is now normal in live TV news, sports and entertainment, such as fake fans, laugh track-style crowd noise and regular live news reporting and interviews from reporter’s homes, they would have been laughed out of the industry. Who would have thunk?

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LPTV station operator is using dual ATSC 3.0 transmitters and a proprietary set-top box to provide cord-cutters a brilliant OTA alternative.

Changing The Paradigm In ParadiseDecember 8th 2020 - 09:00 AM

During the DTV transition, we chief engineers in the Kansas City market joked about broadcasting the most popular cable channels on our new ATSC 1.0 digital subchannels and running the local MVPDs out of business. Station owners weren’t interested because ATSC 1.0 had no provisions for subscriber broadcasting. ATSC 3.0 does.

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Testing includes ramping up alert tests in four different time periods every two weeks, so more people on separate shifts can experience it.

Will NextGen TV Change Local News?August 28th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Tests in Washington D.C. ABC and FOX affiliate newsrooms will reveal the first data on new NextGen TV systems and workflows.

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ATSC 3.0 broadcasters’ future could be watering crops and turning on industrial lighting systems.

Broadcasters Consider Using ATSC 3.0 To Control IoT Devices. Is That “Broadcasting?”August 21st 2020 - 09:00 AM

Thanks to the pioneering and the sometimes overly promotional work of One Media, the wholly owned subsidiary of Sinclair Broadcast Group, the new broadcast standard emerging in the U.S., called ATSC 3.0, is promising broadcasters new capabilities well beyond delivering TV signals. Yet it’s also about to change the very definition of what it means to be a “broadcaster” in today’s highly competitive video marketplace.

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Broadcasters are building the transmission infrastructure and market transition models for NextGen TV.

NextGen TV Lifts OffAugust 12th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Several licensed experimental ATSC 3.0 stations have been on the air for some time. Now, the first commercial ATSC 3.0 stations have signed on in Las Vegas, Pittsburgh, Nashville, Salt Lake City and Phoenix.

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When the 2020 NAB Show became NAB Show Express the 2020 NAB BEIT Conference became a Show component called BEIT Express.

Honing Advanced Television’s Leading EdgeJune 11th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Top TV engineering technologists update the current status of ATSC 3.0. The cloud is the unifier.

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Today

The Shows Go OnMay 14th 2020 - 09:00 AM

The current social and medical situation with lockdowns and distancing is unleashing new ideas at local TV stations. Some will become the new normal.

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