2020 NAB Crystal Radio Awards Entry Window Now Open

-- Entries are due by January 31, 2020 --
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Washington, D.C. -- The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) is accepting entries for the NAB Crystal Radio Awards, honoring outstanding community service. Winners are announced at the We Are Broadcasters Celebration, held Tuesday, April 21 during the 2020 NAB Show in Las Vegas.

Established in 1987, the NAB Crystal Radio Awards bring national recognition to radio stations for their year-round commitment to serving communities. A panel of judges with backgrounds in broadcasting and community service select 50 finalists and 10 winners.

Stations must submit an online entry here describing their community service efforts for the 2019 calendar year.

Finalists will be announced in February. Entry submissions must be received by January 31. Entry information is available here or by contacting NAB Television/Radio Awards Manager Tobi Hall.


FOR-A CG Portable

NAB 2020: FOR-A’s New Cost-Efficient Compact Character Generator CG-Portable Now Shipping

Through its browser-based GUI, FOR-A’s new CG-Portable makes it easy to produce and display lower-thirds and other graphics for broadcast and digital signage. About the size of a smartphone, CG-Portable features CG software developed by Brainstorm that provides a simple solution for fill and key mixing over live video or graphics. FOR-A will demo CG-Portable at the 2020 NAB Show next month in Las Vegas, Nev. (Booth C5016).


Cinegy bets all on SRT, brings 8K to everyone, and launches new, all-in-one TV Pack suite at NAB Show 2020

NAB 2020, April 19 - 22, Booth SL11216 – Cinegy, the global leader for cloud and on-premise broadcast software solutions, uses NAB 2020 to reinforce its strong support for Secure Reliable Transport (SRT) while at the same time making end-to-end workflows including for 8K and HDR, affordable. This fact is illustrated with its enhanced, new TV Pack solution for channel and studio-in-a-box applications.