FCC Opens Door to Next-Gen TV

May 24, 2019

Looks like the next-gen era in broadcast transmissions will begin May 28.

That red-letter day is when the FCC says it will start accepting TV station applications to modify their licenses to allow them to broadcast in the ATSC 3.0 transmission standard, which will allow for interactivity, targeted advertising, 4K pictures and more, though it will require a new TV set or adaptor to receive them.

Read more here: https://www.broadcastingcable.com/news/fcc-opens-door-to-next-gen-tv

Get the Media Source Newsletter on your smartphone or tablet now!



Latest News

FCC approves controversial T-Mobile-Sprint merge

The merger was approved by the Department of Justice in July, under the conditions that Sprint sells its subsidiary Boost Mobile...


Revealed: how TikTok censors videos that do not please Beijing

TikTok, the popular Chinese-owned social network, instructs its moderators to censor videos that mention Tiananmen Square, Tibetan independence...


Compliance Grows in Importance

Government regulation isn’t going away. Neither are legal battles over everything from proof of advertising to equal treatment and FCC programming requirements.


Evangelist Andrew Palau Joins 405 Churches in East Texas to Host CityFest

Hosted by 405 churches, businesses, and nonprofits, this year-long, region-wide campaign has been focused on serving the region and proclaiming...


More News