ATSC 3.0

ATSC completes 3.0 standards and launches at CES

The US Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) has approved the final elements that complete the ATSC 3.0 suite of next-generation TV standards. The ATSC announced the release of ATSC 3.0 at CES in Las Vegas. According to the body, the new standards provide broadcasters with ew market opportunities through enhanced transmission and reception functionality and […]

FCC approves ATSC 3.0 but splits on partisan lines

The US Federal Communications Authority has approved the new ATSC 3.0 standard for use by broadcasters, enabling them to offer advanced interactive services to complement over-the-air signals, including targeted advertising. The FCC voted three to two to approve the standard, with Commissioners Mignon Clyburn and Jessica Rosenworcel voting against and expressing concern that the measure […]

ATSC receives new broadcast standards submissions

The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) has received proposals for the new ATSC 3.0 broadcast television standard.  The international, non-profit organisation, focused on developing voluntary standards for digital television, said that it received 10 initial proposals from 19 organisations and that the new standard is expected to “redefine TV broadcasting for decades to come.” The […]