TV’s Future May Depend on ATSC 3.0 Transition

By on Jan, 9 2016 with Comments 0

Gregg SkallBy Gregg Skall

With new generations of viewers increasingly moving to personal devices for news and video entertainment, many broadcasters see an urgent need for a broadcast standard capable of reaching those devices. To hit that target, and other new media opportunities, One Media, a joint venture of Sinclair Broadcasting Group and Coherent Logix, is advocating an ATSC 3.0 standard. Last week in part one of this series, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice attorney Gregg Skall wrote the goal is to have an ATSC 3.0 standard adopted in time for the repack following the incentive auction.

Here, Skall (GSkall@wcsr.com) discusses the benefits and conversion costs of ATSC 3.0.

Click here to Login & view the full article & read our famous RBR+TVBR observation (Not a member? Join Today!)

About The Author: Leslie Stimson has been a reporter for 35+ years, starting in radio news. She’s spent the last 20 years reporting for radio trades.

Comments are closed.