PSIP Essential for LPTV Broadcasters

“Program and System Information Protocol”, or PSIP, is often misunderstood by stations and viewers alike.  Here is the latest information about this protocol. Designed for ATSC 1.0 standard broadcast...

Memorial Service Set for Byron and Julie St. Clair

The Memorial Service for low power television pioneer and visionary Byron W. St. Clair and his wife, Julie L. St. Clair, has been set for 1:30 PM Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Arvada Presbyterian Church...

Remembering LPTV Industry Pioneer Byron St. Clair

  Editors Note: Byron St. Clair, a renowned television and radio engineer who was instrumental in bringing early TV to the mountainous rural West passed away last week. He is a past board member...

A Summer Blockbuster Open Meeting

By Ajit Pai | FCC Chairman In the spirit of the summer blockbuster season, the Commission’s June 7 meeting is going to be our own version of “Avengers: Infinity War.” We’re taking familiar headliners...

New Neilson Nos. Mixed Blessings for Stations

Finally making good on a promise it made a decade ago, Nielsen will replace its long-reviled diaries in the 140 smallest markets next month with a new paperless system that draws viewing data from a ...

Traditional TV Cord-Cutting Is Global Trend

  Cord-cutting isn’t just restricted to traditional U.S. pay TV providers — total pay TV subscribers are down in 13 other countries/territories. IHS Markit, a consumer researcher, says dec...

Are You Social? LPTV’s Should Be

Many of us are tired of seeing the latest meme or your best friend from high school posting from another cruise, but social media is important to your station and programming. A recent Nielsen TV Wat...