Chuck Lorre, Bob Woodruff and Keke Palmer Honored at Day One of 2016 NAB Show

Posted On: Sep 08, 2020

NAB Show, the world’s largest annual conference and expo for professionals who create, manage, and distribute entertainment across all platforms, kicked off today in Las Vegas. NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith opened the convention with his annual State of the Broadcast Industry Address, and a broad range of industry professionals led sessions dealing with the latest advances in advertising, virtual reality, and content creation. This year’s NAB Show runs through Thursday, April 21. …

NRSC Releases Updated Guidelines to Improve Digital Radio Signals for Broadcasters

Posted On: Sep 07, 2020

LAS VEGAS, NV – The Digital Radio Broadcasting (DRB) Subcommittee of the National Radio Systems Committee (NRSC) on April 16th reaffirmed two important NRSC Guideline documents dealing with measurement of RF mask compliance for AM and FM HD Radio™ stations and the transmission power of FM digital sidebands. These guidelines include handling of asymmetric sideband power levels that benefit broadcasters by clarifying the correct levels required for best coverage resulting in higher quality digital broadcast…

Gordon Smith 2016 NAB Show Opening Keynote Remarks

Posted On: Sep 06, 2020

Las Vegas, NV — NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith delivered the annual NAB State of the Industry address during the 2016 NAB Show. Below is a transcript of his remarks as prepared for delivery….

Competitive Power of Technology Platforms Threatens Future of Local Journalism, NAB Says in Comments

Posted On: Sep 03, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The dominant marketplace power of a handful of digital technology platforms puts local broadcast radio and television stations at a competitive disadvantage for advertising revenue and impedes broadcasters’ ability to effectively monetize their own content online, said National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) President and CEO Gordon Smith in a filing submitted to the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law. This overwhelming competitive position jeopardizes broadcasters’ ability to invest in,…

NAB Statement on FCC Regulatory Fees for Fiscal Year 2020

Posted On: Sep 02, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to an order by the Federal Communications Commission setting regulatory fees for Fiscal Year 2020, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Senior Vice President of Communications Ann Marie Cumming: …

Day Two of 2016 NAB Show Features ‘Empire,’ ‘The Big Short,’ ‘The Revenant,’ and ‘Deadpool’ Creatives

Posted On: Aug 31, 2020

NAB Show, the world’s largest annual conference and expo for professionals who create, manage, and distribute entertainment across all platforms, featured the debut of new cinematography and virtual reality camera technologies, conversations with Academy Award-winning editors of “The Big Short” and “The Revenant,” as well as future of over-the-top (OTT) and HDR content delivery. This year’s NAB Show runs through Thursday, April 21. …

Day Three of 2016 NAB Show Hosts FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, Drone Experts, and Oscar de la Hoya

Posted On: Aug 30, 2020

NAB Show, the world’s largest annual conference and expo for professionals who create, manage, and distribute entertainment across all platforms, today featured the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler, in addition to panels and presentations showcasing the next generation of broadcast television standards, the demand for multicultural programming, and rapid advances in drone technology. …