Tag: OTA TV

  • ATSC 3.0 Launches in Portland with the Help of Triveni Gear

    ATSC 3.0 Launches in Portland with the Help of Triveni Gear

    If you’ve ever been curious about some of the tech involved with getting a TV station up and running with the new ATSC 3.0 standard, Triveni Digital shared a few details about some of its equipment being used in Portland’s transition. In particular, Triveni Digital touted the use of its gear at Meredith-owned KPTV and […]

  • 5 Nashville Stations Flip the Switch on ATSC 3.0

    5 Nashville Stations Flip the Switch on ATSC 3.0

    A group of Nashville television stations are among the latest to join the ATSC 3.0 club. The new broadcasting standard, aka NextGen TV, is gradually being deployed across a number of major markets around the country. In Nashville, WTVF (CBS), WKRN (ABC), WZTV (Fox), WUXP (MNT), and WNAB (CW) are all broadcasting via ATSC 3.0, […]

  • The OTA TV Network Heroes & Icons TV Announces a New Weekend Lineup

    The OTA TV Network Heroes & Icons TV Announces a New Weekend Lineup

    Today the over-the-air TV network Heroes & Icons TV announced an all-new War Heroes lineup for Saturday evenings. Beginning Saturday, February 8th at 7p ET/6p C, H&I will present classic war dramas Black Sheep Squadron, Tour of Duty, Combat!, The Rat Patrol and 12 O’Clock High back to back, bringing the heroism from the front line to living rooms every […]

  • There Are Now 110 FREE OTA TV Networks Targeting Cord Cutters

    There Are Now 110 FREE OTA TV Networks Targeting Cord Cutters

    Over the last 10 years, since digital over-the-air TV launched, we have seen a huge jump in the number of free TV stations. Many of these stations have launched with the goal of targeting the growing cord cutting trend that has exploded recently. Now there are 110 free OTA TV networks including the newly launched […]

  • The OTA TV Network Court TV is Adding 19 New Markets Today

    The OTA TV Network Court TV is Adding 19 New Markets Today

    Back in May Katz Networks relaunched the crime network Court TV as a free over the air TV network. First launched back in 1991 the network was relaunched as truTV in 2007. Now Court TV is once again back this time as a free over the air TV network. To make it even better you […]

  • Cord Cutters Need to Rescan Their Antennas Today As Nearly 1,000 OTA TV Channels Are Moving

    Cord Cutters Need to Rescan Their Antennas Today As Nearly 1,000 OTA TV Channels Are Moving

    If you use an antenna to watch free over-the-air TV you will likely need to rescan as nearly 1,000 OTA TV stations will be changing frequencies today to make room for 5G Internet. You can check on Antenna Web to see what channels in your area will be moving. Note: The rescan for some channel […]

  • CBS, Martha Stewart, & Emeril Lagasse Are launching a New OTA TV Network in 109 Markets Next Week

    CBS, Martha Stewart, & Emeril Lagasse Are launching a New OTA TV Network in 109 Markets Next Week

    Earlier this summer CBS announced a new partnership with Martha Stewart and Emeril Lagasse to launch a new free OTA TV network called Dabl. This will be a lifestyle built as a cross between the Food Network and HGTV. “The strength of our distribution and ad sales teams, combined with our O&O station group and […]

  • There Are Now Over 100 FREE OTA TV Networks Targeting Cord Cutters

    There Are Now Over 100 FREE OTA TV Networks Targeting Cord Cutters

    Over the last few years, over-the-air TV has seen a huge jump in the number of free TV stations. Many of these stations have launched with the goal of targeting the growing cord cutting trend that has exploded recently. Now there are over 100 free OTA TV networks including the newly launched Court TV network, […]

  • The OTA TV Networks Justice & Quest Now Have New Owners

    The OTA TV Networks Justice & Quest Now Have New Owners

    Today Tenga announced that they have purchased the over the air TV networks Justice and Quest for $77 million in cash. According to the press release the Justice Network and Quest are amoung the fastest-growing OTA network in the United States reaching 87 million U.S. television homes. “Consumer viewing habits are shifting toward over-the-air consumption […]

  • Next Gen OTA TV ATSC 3.0 Testing Is Expanding in Phoenix

    Next Gen OTA TV ATSC 3.0 Testing Is Expanding in Phoenix

    For about a year now next gen OTA TV has been tested in Phoenix. Right now, only one tower is transmitting the ATSC 3.0 OTA broadcast. A second tower is being added to expand the test as ATSC 3.0 gets closer to launch. This new test will focus on Single Frequency Network transmissions that allow […]