Omny, Triton Team For Continental Sales Pact

Looking to acquire an Omny Studio plug-and-play audio management solution? Give Triton Digital a call.

What’s Next for Personal Electronics?

As a Futuresource Consulting analyst sees it, the smartphone will likely remain the most important personal electronics device for consumers for the foreseeable future. As technology progresses, however, we won't rely on or be limited to the smartphone forever. What could this mean for broadcast media's C-Suite?

Media Finance Focus Cuddles Up To ‘Connected Car’

On May 23, business and credit management executives in the media industry will get a "hands-on" tutorial of what the "connected car" will bring to broadcast radio and TV. Consider industry veteran and Jacapps President Paul Jacobs one of your virtual field trip coordinators.

Latest Version of Lightspeed Live Stream Arrives

The newest version of an enterprise-class live multiscreen encoding, packaging and distribution system has come to market. Digital media tools and workflow solutions provider Telestream is now offering Lightspeed Live Stream, designed to bring "increased revenue and greater audience engagement for live linear content streaming to new media and online video platforms (OVPs)."

Programmatic TV Player Selects A Product VP

A supply-side platform for automated television advertising has selected a programmatic pro to oversee the planning and execution of "the company's product vision."

Innovative Power Control Brought to the Rack

A manufacturer of innovative electrical power control solutions for professional audio, video, and lighting systems has released its new Networkable Power Automation Control (NPAC) rack-mounted system. LynTec's NPAC is being marketed as a "complete, ready-to-install power management solution delivering power control and audio sequencing in a single 2RU unit that can manage up to 80 amps."

Does Pandora Have a Fake Listening Problem?

That's a question Westwood One's Chief Insights Officer, Pierre Bouvard, would sure like the answer to. He's asking because noted Wall Street analyst Anthony DiClemente questioned tune-out in a research brief on Pandora Media released this week.

Is Your Radio Station Prepared For A Satellite’s Death?

For radio industry engineers, programming executives and the C-Suite, "AMC-8" is the all-important satellite that for many years has been feeding AM and FM radio stations with short-form and long-form programming. On June 30, the aging satellite will be put to sleep. Are radio stations prepared? There's concern that many aren't. This RBR + TVBR INFOCUS piece looks at why a last-minute transition scramble could prove problematic for the industry.

Univision Now … Now On Roku

The Univision NOW service is now available to consumers on the Roku platform. It joins iOs, Apple TV, Android and the website as ways Hispanic consumers can view content from the Spanish-language media company.

CBS Affiliate Board OKs ‘Skinny Bundle’ Access

In a major plus to consumers and companies offering so-called "over-the-top" TV service package, the CBS Affiliate Board today reached a wide-ranging agreement with CBS Corp. that will extend non-CBS O&Os beyond its CBS All Access platform. This means affiliates can now have their channels available on OTT platforms from Hulu, Google's YouTube TV and "future new entrants," with additional revenue possibilities for all.

Here’s Something Designed To Fix IP STL Glitches

Barix, considered a pioneer in the IP audio and control technology field, has introduced Redundix, a new tool for radio broadcasters that automatically corrects glitches over IP STL connections that affect on-air signal quality.

George, Brett Royal Choice For Utah Scientific

Two individuals have been selected to head up all direct sales activities and partner relationships for an eight-state region of the U.S. for Utah Scientific, a media tech specialist in routing switchers, master control switchers, and related control software.

Orban Opens A Legacy Service Center In Arizona

A bustling city within the Phoenix DMA has just landed another tech-focused business. Orban, the audio processing company, is housing its Legacy Service Center here. It will be dedicated to providing service to the Optimod 8500 and all products that predate it.

Integrated Video Solutions: A Growth Opportunity For TV and OTT

Content providers will need to seek integrated video solutions to minimize costs, streamline processes and provide growth opportunities at every step in the video life cycle. That's the key take away from a new report from video monetization technology and services provider Ooyala, produced in collaboration with U.K.-based Futuresource Consulting.

A Fully Automated Visual Radio Solution Gets Enhanced

A French technology company has enhanced its fully automated "visual radio" solution, which was displayed at no less than three exhibit booths at the recent 2017 NAB Show in Las Vegas.

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