IBC 2016 starts this week in Amsterdam, and I will be covering press conferences, conference sessions, exhibits, special events and other show features on TVNewsCheck.com , in TVN’s Playout blog and via my Phil Kurz@TVplayout Twitter account. Be sure to check all three destinations for the latest news from IBC. Coverage begins Thursday, Sept. 8.
NBC Olympics will offer limited, delayed 4K Ultra HD coverage of the Rio Olympics in August as part of its overall production of the games, the network announced yesterday. The 4K UHD coverage will be made available via cable, satellite, telco and other NBC partners, NBC said. U.S. broadcasters currently have no way to transmit […]
Jeffrey Krauss, president of Telecommunications and Technology Policy, in Rockville, Md., once again dives into the implications of ATSC 3.0 for cable operators. In his latest CED magazine article,“Capital Currents: What is a ‘Good Quality’ ATSC 3.0 Television Signal?,” Krauss compares what is considered a good quality ATSC 1.0 signal with a good quality next-gen […]