Monthly Archives: December 2014

Top 5 TV trends for CES 2015

Written on December 31, 2014 at 4:16 pm, by

ConsumerReports.org reports that TVs with quantum dot technology, more 4K content will be among the top TV trends for 2015. CES is always a showcase for the latest TV technologies, and CES 2015 will be no exception. As we get ready to head to the show next weekend, we’re once again expecting some big news […]  More

Company brings online codes to traditional TV

Written on December 31, 2014 at 3:52 pm, by

CToost.com from Connecticut reports that a company with Fairfield ties is looking to turn traditional TV into something more like its online counterpart. SymbolShifters, with homes in the Southport section of town and Scottsdale, Ariz., has patented a method for connecting a traditional television broadcast to the digital universe by use of scannable codes that have […]  More

The NHL Winter Classic Sounds Sharp As A Blade

Written on December 31, 2014 at 10:00 am, by

The 2015 NHL Winter Classic may be a regular-season match, but its outdoors setting brings some changes, especially for the broadcast audio. “We have to watch the weather, particularly the wind, which is something we don’t have to contend with in the arena,” explains Tim Dunn, A1 on the NBC Sports broadcast, as he surveyed […]  More

Libin: Shock and Dismay at U.S. Spectrum Policy

Written on December 30, 2014 at 2:05 pm, by

In the early 1980s, Congress created Low Power Television (LPTV) service to fill a void in local communities that were not fully covered by full-power television broadcasting, enhancing the diversity of the unique “voices” providing free, over-the-air television service. Today, in many places throughout the country, these stations are the only broadcast television service available, […]  More

Shock and dismay at US spectrum policy

Written on December 30, 2014 at 1:41 pm, by

TheHill.com reports that in the early 1980s, Congress created Low Power Television (LPTV) service to fill a void in local communities that were not fully covered by full-power television broadcasting, enhancing the diversity of the unique “voices” providing free, over-the-air television service. Today, in many places throughout the country, these stations are the only broadcast […]  More

ESPN Goes All Out In Surrounding New College Football Playoff Semifinals

Written on December 30, 2014 at 11:56 am, by

Bringing viewers extensive coverage of the Rose Bowl and Sugar Bowl is nothing new for production and operations crews at ESPN, but make no mistake about it; this isn’t just any other year in Pasadena and New Orleans for the “Worldwide Leader.”  More

ESPN Details Massive College Football Playoff National Championship Megacast Plans

Written on December 30, 2014 at 11:43 am, by

ESPN will be taking its “Megacast” coverage to the next level for the College Football Playoff National Championship game on Monday, Jan. 12, with a different production on every ESPN television network (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPNEWS, ESPN Classic, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Goal Line, and possibly SEC Network), multiple options on ESPN3, and the game coverage on […]  More

Notre Dame Launches ‘First Time Fans’ Film Series on WatchND App, Website

Written on December 30, 2014 at 8:59 am, by

A series of three documentary films, directed by award-winning film directors who are also University of Notre Dame alumni, will be released on the WatchND app and the UND.com website during the last three weeks of this year. The series, “First Time Fans,” presents the excitement and wonder of some very different people as they […]  More

San Diego Padres Tap Daktronics for New Left-Field HD Video Board

Written on December 30, 2014 at 8:59 am, by

The San Diego Padres have selected Daktronics to provide a new LED video display system for Petco Park that will include the third largest video display in all of baseball.  More

Adorama, Intel Partner to Present Super Sunday Sweepstakes

Written on December 30, 2014 at 8:58 am, by

Adorama, one of the world’s largest photography, video, imaging, and electronics retailers, is partnering with Intel to present Adorama’s second annual Super Sunday Sweepstakes. Football’s biggest day of the year is scheduled for Sunday, February 1, 2015, in Glendale, Arizona, at the University of Phoenix Stadium. After the overwhelming success of last year’s sweepstakes, Intel […]  More

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