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  • Sound Mixer Henri Rapp Brings High Quality Sound To Midwest
    by Karl Whitney on April 20, 2019 at 4:09 am

    Sound Mixer Henri Rapp Brings High Quality Sound To MidwestAs a Production Sound Mixer, Henri Rapp offers high quality Location Sound Services to the Midwest Region. Based in Cleveland, Ohio, strategically placing Henri within range of multiple production hubs throughout the region. Working with ... […]

  • Interra Systems Expands Dolby Partnership, Adding Support for Dolby Vision to BATON QC Platform
    by 202 Communications on April 19, 2019 at 9:11 pm

    CUPERTINO, Calif. — April 18, 2018 — Interra Systems, a leading global provider of software products and solutions to the digital media industry, today announced an extension to the company's partnership with Dolby. Interra Systems' BATON file-based quality control (QC) platform has now been ... […]

  • Rep. Nadler Expects Mueller-Related Hearings Will Be Televised; C-SPAN Says: We'll Be There
    by John Eggerton on April 19, 2019 at 8:58 pm

    House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) says he expects an upcoming series of hearings with various Trump Administration officials cited in or involved with the Mueller report will be televised, by C-SPAN at least and perhaps other outlets. C-SPAN confirmed that first part of that ... […]

  • Charter Strikes Deal to Remain in New York
    by John Eggerton on April 19, 2019 at 8:12 pm

    Charter and the New York State Department of Public Service have struck a tentative deal to keep Charter serving customers in the state, setting a new broadband buildout deadline of Sept. 30, 2021. The agreement settles a dispute over buildout conditions imposed by the New York Public Service ... […]

  • AT&T Bails On OpenAP Advanced Ad Consortium
    by Jon Lafayette on April 19, 2019 at 7:34 pm

    AT&T’s WarnerMedia unit said it is withdrawing from OpenAP, which is hoping to standardize targeted audience buying across the television industry. “As our company has transformed, our advanced advertising strategy has evolved. As a result, we are withdrawing from OpenAP. We appreciate what ... […]

  • Weigel’s WCIU Takes Over Chicago CW Affiliation in September
    by Michael Malone on April 19, 2019 at 6:45 pm

    WCIU Chicago will become the CW affiliate in DMA No. 3 starting September 1. The station is owned by Weigel Broadcasting. The current CW affiliate in Chicago is Fox-owned WPWR. Weigel owns Me-TV station WWME and WCIU, an independent known as The U. The U programming, including a 7 p.m. newscast ... […]

  • Groups Mass Against T-Mobile-Sprint
    by John Eggerton on April 19, 2019 at 5:53 pm

    A couple dozen opponents of the T-Mobile-Sprint deal say the companies have not come close to establishing that the merger of the number three and four wireless carriers is in the public interest and told the FCC again this week not to approve it. "Our nation’s antitrust and telecommunications laws ... […]

  • KCBS-KCAL GM Mauldin Sets Retirement
    by Michael Malone on April 19, 2019 at 5:34 pm

    Steve Mauldin, president and general manager of KCBS-KCAL Los Angeles, will retire as of May 31, wrapping up 40-plus years in television. He’s been in that role since late 2009. Last year, Mauldin marked 20 years as a CBS Television Stations general manager, along with his 70th birthday. Prior to ... […]

  • Broadcast Television Journalists Association and NPACT's First 'Critics Choice Real TV Awards' Garners More Than 500 Submissions From Networks, Streamers and Producers
    by Karl Whitney on April 19, 2019 at 4:40 pm

    Los Angeles  – Coming off close of submissions, the inaugural Critics’ Choice Real TV Awards has garnered from networks, streaming platforms and producers more than 500 submissions across 26 categories for the new awards program. The announcement was made today by the Broadcast Television ... […]

  • Natalie Morales Exiting 'Access'
    by Paige Albiniak on April 19, 2019 at 4:31 pm

    Just weeks after long-time Access executive producer Rob Silverstein was transitioned off of the entertainment magazine, co-host Natalie Morales also is departing. Kit Hoover, who has been with the show since 2010, will remain, as will Scott Evans, who became co-host of Access Live last ... […]