PILOT Opens Window for 2023 Innovation Challenge Applications

The Challenge is seeking startups and growing companies providing solutions to some of the key challenges and opportunities facing broadcasters over the next two to three years. PILOT is specifically seeking products or prototypes that align with three focus areas of the 2023 NAB Show associated with the content lifecycle.

A New Remote Contribution Tool, In The Cloud

The new product from COMREX delivers conferenced audio from multiple contributors to Comrex hardware codecs in high quality and allows between one and five users to send and receive audio from computers and smartphones.

Densitron Adds Staff In Broadcast Department

It is known for display, touch-based interfaces and specialized ODM+ outsourced product design and development for manufacturers in the broadcast space. Now, it seeks to further accelerate growth by hiring a SVP of Product; SVP of Broadcast Sales; and a VP of Marketing.

NAB Show Preview: A Next-Gen HD Radio Data Monitor Arrives

Seeking a more user-friendly method for monitoring and analyzing the full data payload in your stations' HD Radio broadcasts? A next-gen HD Radio Data Monitor being unveiled at the 2018 NAB Show may be what you're looking for.

‘An On-Premise And Cloud Version’ Of A Big ‘AI’ Platform

Artificial intelligence in the cloud is now available for media companies that wish to extract new value from their video and audio content. That’s thanks to the roll out by Quantum Corp. of aiWARE for Xcellis, described as “an on-premise and cloud version” of the artificial intelligence (AI) platform from Veritone.

An Automated Metadata Generation and Enhancement Alliance Arises

Under the agreement, Digital Nirvana's automated, AI-driven STT transcription, subtitle, and video intelligence metadata generation capabilities — collectively known as MediaServicesIQ — will integrate directly with its partner's product offerings via API.

CES 2020: A Wieser View On ‘Invisible Revolutions’

Among the many attendees at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas was Brian Wieser, Global President for Business Intelligence at GroupM. In this column, Wieser notes that there was no shortage of new gadgets at CES 2020. But, do any have a potentially positive -- or negative -- impact on broadcast media?

Cumulus Goes With GatesAir For RF Modernization Plan

A broad-based modernization initiative for Cumulus Media’s RF facilities network-wide has resulted in the finalization of a "significant contract" with GatesAir. The newly codified arrangement calls for close to 70 GatesAir Flexiva AM and FM radio transmitters rolling out in multiple markets in the coming months.

NAB Show Accepting Nominations for Product of the Year Awards

NAB Show is accepting nominations for the second annual NAB Show Product of the Year Awards. The awards recognize the most auspicious and innovative new products and technologies being showcased by exhibitors at the Las Vegas event. This year’s program will include three new “Best Overall” categories and five new product categories.

Dielectric Hits A Repack High

For many TV broadcasting companies, Dielectric was selected as the supplier of new antennas needed for the multi-phase repack process. Now, Dielectric has completed the order of its 500th antenna. The recipient: A Nexstar-owned station in the South.

These Low-Power FM Antenna Systems Light Up the Dial

Dielectric’s low-power TV and FM business continues to grow as the company develops and expands its antenna and RF product portfolio of lower-power broadcast systems. Radio stations in Florida and Puerto Rico represent two recent examples of how Dielectric has improved signal coverage for FM translators in challenging coverage areas.

Xytech: Shipping Latest Updates to MediaPulse 2019

Here's a scoop on some news regarding an upcoming product announcement at NAB Show New York: Xytech will now start shipping the latest updates to its MediaPulse 2019 facilities management software for broadcasters and post-production companies.

Now Available: Integrated Content Repurposing, from Qligent

A specialist in cloud-based, enterprise-level content monitoring and analysis has added integrated content repurposing as a standard feature within its popular media quality assurance platform.

Red House Streaming Rolls Out Spark HD Production Trailer

Red House Streaming, the CP Communications subsidiary headquartered in Pinellas County, Fla., has officially rolled out its second mobile production vehicle to support the company’s growing schedule of live-streamed productions. The compact unit is equipped with broadcast-quality video gear and a Dante audio infrastructure.

AI-Powered Audio Mastering For Better Voicetracking

AI-based radio solutions provider Super Hi-Fi has rolled out an AI technology aimed at mastering and post-producing voice recordings. The product is designed to convert voice files from any device into studio-quality masters.