National Association of Broadcasters

PILOT Innovation Challenge Announces 12 Finalists

10/17/17 10:00 pm

PILOT, an innovation initiative of the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), announced the 12 finalists of its second annual PILOT Innovation Challenge. The PILOT Innovation Challenge recognizes creative ideas that leverage technological advances in the production, distribution and display of engaging content.

SPROCKIT and NAB Show Welcome Nine New Media, Entertainment and Technology Startups to Partnership Program

10/16/17 10:00 pm

SPROCKIT, the global community that curates, connects and fosters collaboration between market-ready startups and media, entertainment and tech companies to drive innovation in collaboration with NAB Show, today announced nine new startups selected to participate in the year-long program.

NAB Education Foundation Announces 2018 Broadcast Leadership Training Class

10/16/17 10:00 pm

The NAB Education Foundation (NABEF) announced today the 2018 class of the Broadcast Leadership Training (BLT) program. The BLT program is the foremost executive training program for the broadcast industry, for which participants are selected through a competitive application process.

NAB Statement on Letter Regarding Incentive Auction Repack Timeline

10/15/17 10:00 pm

WASHINGTON -- In response to a letter from Members of Congress to the FCC regarding the current timeline for repacking TV stations following the broadcast spectrum incentive auction, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton:

Steve Newberry Joins NAB as EVP for Strategic Planning/Special Projects

10/12/17 10:00 pm

WASHINGTON -- NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith announced today that former NAB Joint Board Chairman Steve Newberry has joined the NAB as Executive Vice President for Strategic Planning/Special Projects.

Media Files for Distracted Driving 2018

Multitasking is a myth. Human brains do not perform two tasks at the same time. Instead, the brain handles tasks sequentially, switching between one task and another. Brains can juggle tasks very rapidly, which leads us to erroneously believe we are doing two tasks at the same time. In reality, the brain is switching attention between tasks - performing only one task at a time. For this reason, starting in July 2014, texting while driving has officially been outlawed in New Mexico.

 


Distracted Driver (:30 English)