Next Gen TV revolves around a new broadcasting technology called ATSC 3.0, which provides 4K ultra high definition video as well as improved, immersive sound quality and provides for the adding of interactive features to involve viewers in broadcasts.
Local NBC affiliate WRAL has a lot planned for the Winter Olympics. Anchors David Crabtree and Kathryn Brown are reporting from the games in PyeongChang. Their reports will be a mix of politics, sports and human interest stories.
WRAL’s cameras will be set up at the corner of West Edenton and Hillsborough Streets and will start earlier than WTVD’s coverage – at 9:30 a.m. The two and a half hour broadcast will be commercial free.
WRAL-TV broadcast this video featuring a Santa Claus performer promoting the upcoming Raleigh Christmas parade. Unfortunately for Santa, the parade sponsorship switched from WRAL to WTVD and Santa became entangled in the fight over broadcast rights.