Posted on January 8, 2016 in Press Releases
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2016 – The first public demonstrations of 4K Ultra High-Definition over-the-air broadcasts with High Dynamic Range (HDR) using the ATSC 3.0 Candidate Standard are wowing attendees at CES 2016, while proponents of next-generation audio systems also are showcasing their ATSC 3.0-related capabilities at the annual consumer technology event. Receivers based on […]
Posted on December 29, 2015 in Press Releases
New Directors Homer and Schelle Begin Terms in January; Jenkins, Friedel and Reitmeier Re-elected WASHINGTON, Dec. 29, 2015 – Members of the Advanced Television Systems Committee Inc. (ATSC) have elected five industry executives to serve on the ATSC Board of Directors for three-year terms beginning January 2016. New to the board are Christopher Homer, Vice […]
Posted on December 7, 2015 in Press Releases
Four New Candidate Standards Approved; ATSC’s Technology Group Voting on Six Others WASHINGTON, Dec. 7, 2015 – Wrapping up a milestone year for next-generation televi-sion broadcasting, 10 more standards in the ATSC 3.0 suite of standards – including video encoding, Internet Protocol transport, electronic service guides and closed captioning – are moving toward “Candidate Standard” […]
Posted on September 29, 2015 in Press Releases
More than Dozen Key Building Blocks Comprise Next-Generation Broadcast TV Transmission System WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2015 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee announced today that the “Physical Layer” transmission system for ATSC 3.0 next-generation television broadcasting has been elevated to “Candidate Standard” status. The ATSC TG3 Technology Group approved the ATSC 3.0 Physical Layer Candidate […]
Posted on May 14, 2015 in Press Releases
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2015 Lechner Award Recognizes Leadership in ATSC 3.0 WASHINGTON, May 14, 2015 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) today honored Luke Fay as the 2015 recipient of the organization’s highest technical honor, the Bernard J. Lechner Outstanding Contributor Award. The presentation was made during the ATSC Broadcast Television Conference, “Tune In to […]
Posted on May 7, 2015 in Press Releases
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ATSC 3.0 Candidate Standard Process Officially Under Way WASHINGTON, May 7, 2015 – The first ingredient in the Physical Layer transmission standard for next-generation TV broadcasts is now an ATSC “Candidate Standard,” marking an important milestone in the process to develop the ATSC 3.0 standard, the Advanced Television Systems Committee announced today. […]
Posted on April 2, 2015 in Press Releases
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Over 50 ATSC Members Also Planning NAB Show Exhibits LAS VEGAS, April 2, 2015 – Demonstrations of key elements of the emerging ATSC 3.0 broadcast TV standard will be on display at this month’s NAB Show, with a variety of exhibitors from all over the world planning to show how ATSC 3.0 […]
Posted on March 30, 2015 in Press Releases
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Association Chiefs from Broadcasting, Cable and Consumer Electronics ‘Tune In to the Future’ at 2015 ATSC Broadcast TV Conference WASHINGTON, March 30, 2015 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) is uniting three experts on the TV industry on one “Super Panel” that will tackle the future of television, as the industry adapts […]
Posted on March 10, 2015 in Press Releases
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Proponents Submit Detailed Technical Descriptions for Next-Gen Television Audio Systems WASHINGTON, March 10, 2015 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) has begun its technical review of three detailed proposals for a comprehensive audio system that will bring a more immersive audio experience for living room and mobile viewers with the ATSC […]
Posted on February 19, 2015 in Press Releases
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, Feb. 19, 2015 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) has formed a new “Implementation Team” for advanced emergency alerting as a key element of the emerging next-generation ATSC 3.0 television broadcasting standard. “Advanced emergency alerting promises to create new significant value for viewers, consumer electronics manufacturers, broadcasters and the public […]
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