Tag: NextGen

  • NextGen TV Goes Live in Michigan

    NextGen TV Goes Live in Michigan

    Michigan State University is now transmitting ATSC 3.0, making East Lansing the 11th market to launch NextGen TV. TV Technology reports that Michigan State’s WKAR was given an experimental license to begin broadcasting ATSC 3.0 in 2018. The following year, the university opened the Media Innovation Lab where students, faculty, and researchers worked together to […]

  • ATSC 3.0 is Live in Portland

    ATSC 3.0 is Live in Portland

    After announcing plans for the launch of ATSC 3.0 in Portland last month, 7 stations have started broadcasting NextGen TV. The seven stations are: KPTV (Fox) KPDX (MyNet) KOIN (CBS) KRCW-TV (CW) KATU (ABC) KGW (NBC) KOPB-TV (PBS) “The future of television in Portland begins today, as the launch of NextGen TV opens the door […]

  • ATSC Says NextGen TV Rollout Continues Despite COVID-19 Impact

    ATSC Says NextGen TV Rollout Continues Despite COVID-19 Impact

    Despite delays and setbacks due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Advanced Televisions Systems Committee says the 2020 rollout of ATSC 3.0 is still moving forward. The new broadcasting standard, which will use the “NextGen TV” branding is scheduled to go live on all major networks in Las Vegas and Portland, Ore., by early June, the […]

  • Sinclair Joins Broadcast Organization to Move NextGen TV Forward

    Sinclair Joins Broadcast Organization to Move NextGen TV Forward

    Today, Pearl TV announced that Sinclair Broadcast Group is the ninth member of the organization with a goal to move forward with ATSC 3.0, also called NextGen TV. Pearl TV is an organization of U.S. broadcast companies with a shared interest in exploring forward-looking broadcasting opportunities, including innovative ways of promoting local broadcast TV content […]

  • CTA Announces ‘NextGen TV’ Name and New Logo for ATSC 3.0 Technology

    CTA Announces ‘NextGen TV’ Name and New Logo for ATSC 3.0 Technology

    Since we first started hearing about ATSC 3.0 last year, ATSC 3.0 has also been referred to as NextGen TV. Now, that name has been confirmed, along with a new logo in a press release. The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) announced today that NEXTGEN TV will be the go-to market name for ATSC 3.0. Along […]