MAJOR BROADCASTERS LAUNCH NEXTGEN TV ON FOUR LOCAL TELEVISION STATIONS IN NORFOLK, VA
WAVY-TV, WVBT, WNLO-CD and WTVZ-TV
Begin Broadcasting with New Technology
Norfolk, VA– November 20, 2020 – Four leading local television stations in Norfolk, VA, including WAVY-TV (NBC), WVBT and WNLO-CD (FOX), and WTVZ-TV (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.
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