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Harpswell (MA) Community TV

Comark 1KW LPTV DTV Transmitter Powers Community TV January 14th 2016 - 12:05 PM

A new Comark LPTV DTV transmitter replaced a retired analog transmitter at Maine’s Harpswell Community TV.

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Harmonic has launched two OTT channels for video professionals.

Harmonic Highlights OTT Technology With Custom Training Channels May 14th 2015 - 02:02 PM

Harmonic has found a new way of demonstrating OTT’s potential to deliver niche channels worldwide. It has established two channels about OTT itself aimed primarily at TV engineers seeking guidance on issues relating to OTT video deployment.

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STN uplinks 500 channels from their teleport

STN Trials HEVC for DTH services April 29th 2015 - 12:28 PM

At NAB The Broadcast Bridge met up with senior executives from satellite service provider STN. Mitja Lovsin, STN’s sales and marketing director, talked about the market, and an exciting new project that will use HEVC encoding and is to air late summer, 2015. STN, the Satellite Telecommunications Network, is based in Slovenia and uplinks 500 channels from their teleport. The company also provides playout facilities for 50 of those channels.

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Ned on NAB April 19th 2015 - 05:36 PM

Disruptive technology aims to end linear television.

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The DCX Paragon transmitter provides an efficient, reliable, and high-performance RF solution.

COMARK becomes Hitachi Kokusai Comark April 12th 2015 - 07:09 PM

Broadcast transmitter manufacturer COMARK is consolidated into Hitachi Kokusai Comark.

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Harmonic Provides End-To-End Solution at TV Centro América April 10th 2015 - 02:01 PM

Harmonic powers new HD and ISDB-T 1seq services for TV Globo affiliate TV Centro América

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While CES 2015 was full of 4K displays, delivery standards have yet to be defined.

Getting 4K Television to Home Audiences Is a Complex Task April 3rd 2015 - 08:02 AM

At NAB 2015, it is a given that many companies will dazzle attendees with stories of how 4K television is virtually here. For those susceptible to such celebratory hype, it might be good to think about the issue for a bit and be armed with some intelligent questions to ask manufacturers who are promoting it.

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Harmonic reports its Electra 8000 series models encode over 22,000 channels worldwide.

Harmonic’s Statmux Encoding Reclaims Satellite Bandwidth March 11th 2015 - 11:59 AM

Greece’s pay TV DTH platform chooses Harmonic Electra encoding with statmux.

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The F1 platform is claimed to boost existing compression technologies by up to 50% without reducing quality.

Faroudja claims large compression gains ahead of NAB March 4th 2015 - 12:17 PM

The demand for bandwidth is doubling every three years. Video is the biggest contributor to this growth. However, compression scheme efficiency doubles approximately every 10 years. Heading into NAB, US compression specialist Faroudja Enterprises claims to have made progress addressing this problem.

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