Repack Work Involved In Fatal Ozarks Tower Collapse
The television tower housing the transmitter for Ozarks Public Television‘s KOZK-21 in Springfield, Mo., located to the east of the metropolitan area in Fordland, Mo., crashed to the ground Thursday morning, killing one individual.
NAB Show 2018 Wrap-Up: The Digital Revolution Rules
It wasn’t so long ago that the radio industry was collectively shuffling its feet as in-car listening—AM/FM’s bread and butter—was subsiding amid a threatening new technology called “streaming,” as at-home and at-home tune-in were also declining. Well, look at us now. While traditional over the air AM/FM remains the mothership, broadcasters at the 2018 NAB Show this month made clear that the industry has now created its own digital revolution.Read more
FCC Frees Up $742 Million More for Post-Incentive Auction Repack
As promised, the FCC has released the second tranche of post-incentive auction repack funding, which is almost all of the original money allocated by Congress. It is allocating an additional $742 million (or 92.5% of total costs), with a tad left over for ($8 million), eventually, for "trueing up" those payments--the payments are based on broadcaster cost estimates that are something of a moving target.
In Surprise Move, Mignon Clyburn Says Goodbye To FCC
Following months of speculation regarding the future of one of the FCC’s longest-serving Commissioners, Mignon Clyburn today at the Commission’s April Open Meeting revealed what her future will be.Read more
What Is ATSC 3.0 Over-the-Air TV? We Explain
This past week the National Association of Broadcasters trade show was held, and you likely saw a ton of news about ATSC 3.0 over-the-air TV. That may have left you wondering what is it and should I care? So we thought we would take a minute and go over the basics.
Golf with us at the AZ AMBER Alert Golf Classic!
On May 4, we'll be hitting the course for 18 holes to raise money for AZ AMBER Alert and broadcast scholarships. Check out all the details and get your foursome signed up!