NBC Sports Launches ‘Premier League Pass’ OTT Offering

NBC Sports Gold – NBC Sports Digital’s direct-to-consumer live streaming product – is launching “Premier League Pass,” giving fans in the U.S. exclusive access to 130 live Premier League matches plus extensive Premier League shoulder programming. The $49.99 direct-to-consumer pass, powered by Playmaker Media, will stream coverage live and on-demand via desktop, mobile, tablets, and connected […]  More

Early Ignition: New Spectrum Users Light Up 600-MHz, Take Wireless Mic Users by Surprise

A recent article in online publication TVNewsCheck raised an alarm about the actual amount of time that wireless microphone systems users will have to get out of the way of the recently concluded FCC spectrum reallocation. The article discussed how users of unprotected channels, regardless of their primary or secondary broadcast service status, may find […]  More

Fraunhofer Completes MPEG-H Training in Korea as Part of ATSC 3.0 Launch

Fraunhofer IIS, developer of the MPEG-H immersive-audio codec, recently concluded training of South Korean broadcasters ahead of the format’s deployment there as part of the country’s launch of ATSC 3.0 as its television broadcast standard this year. The MPEG-H audio codec was included as part of the Korean standard for terrestrial Ultra High Definition Television […]  More

As Team USA Looks to Rally at the America’s Cup, NBC Sports Puts Its Best Tech Foot Forward in Bermuda

With a 3-0 lead heading into the final weekend at the America’s Cup, Team Emirates New Zealand is threatening to swipe the Auld Mug away from two-time defending champion Oracle Team USA, which would need to win seven races in the coming days to retain the Cup. However, U.S. rightsholder NBC Sports Group knows first-hand […]  More