Major Broadcasters Launch NextGen TV on Four Local Television Stations in Austin, TX

MAJOR BROADCASTERS LAUNCH NEXTGEN TV ON FOUR LOCAL TELEVISION STATIONS IN AUSTIN, TX 

 KXAN-TV, KEYE-TV, KNVA and KBVO-CD

Begin Broadcasting with New Technology

 

Austin, TX – October 6, 2020 – Four leading local television stations in Austin, TX, including  KXAN-TV (NBC), KEYE-TV (CBS), KNVA (CW), and KBVO-CD (MyNet), today became among the first in the nation to begin broadcasting with NEXTGEN TV, a revolutionary new digital broadcast technology. Based on the same fundamental technology as the Internet, digital applications, and other web services, NEXTGEN TV can support a wide range of features currently in development, such as immersive audio and video (up to 4K), broadcasting to mobile devices, personalized viewing tools, and advanced emergency alerts providing rich media instead of simple text messages. NEXTGEN TV also allows full integration with 5G and other broadband-delivered Internet content.

Read more…Press Release – NextGen TV Launch – Austin FINAL (002)

Media Contacts:

KBVO-CD and KXAN-TV; Nexstar – Gary Weitman
gweitman@nexstar.tv

 

KEYE-TV; Sinclair – Michael Padovano

mpadovano@5wpr.com 

 

KNVA; Vaughan Media Jessica Nyman

jessica.nyman@pillsburylaw.com

 

BitPath – John Hane

jhane@bitpath.com

 

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