Topic: broadcast incentive auction
T-Mobile and CBS Television Stations have already wrapped the repack of WLNY-TV’s 600 MHz spectrum on portions of Long Island, Brooklyn and Queens.
Fox Television Stations and T-Mobile are teaming up to speed up the 600 MHz spectrum repack process for a fraction of the original estimated cost.
The National Association of Broadcasters aims to educate consumers about what to do to keep getting broadcast TV during the incentive auction repack.
Sinclair Broadcast Group and Nexstar Media have signed a tentative agreement to coordinate the transition for ATSC 3.0 next-gen TV services.
The FCC’s initial estimates for the cost of the channel repack following the incentive auctions has well exceeded the $1.75 billion allocated for the process.
Sinclair Broadcast Group is urging the FCC to reimburse for transmitter headroom as broadcasters plan the channel repack process following the incentive auctions.
So-called zombie station KBEH, which sold its broadcast spectrum during an FCC auction earlier this year, has withdrawn its application to sell its station and other assets for $10 million.
T-Mobile and CTIA want the FCC to dismiss NAB’s petition for reconsideration of the $1.75 billion funding and timeline for the incentive auction channel repack.
Comcast’s $1.7 billion bid for broadcast spectrum doesn't mean it's fully committed to entering the wireless business, an analyst said.
The FCC’s broadcast incentive auctions are complete, and 175 winning broadcasters will receive more than $10 billion.