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Biography for Monty Tayloe

Monty Tayloe, Associate Editor, covers broadcasting and the Federal Communications Commission for Communications Daily. He joined Warren Communications News in 2013, after spending 10 years covering crime and local politics for Virginia regional newspapers and a turn in television as a communications assistant for the PBS NewsHour. He’s a Virginia native who graduated Fork Union Military Academy and the College of William and Mary. You can follow Tayloe on Twitter: @MontyTayloe .

Recent Articles by Monty Tayloe

Full-Power Broadcasters Disagree With Microsoft, LPTV on ATSC 3.0 DTS Petition

Full-power broadcasters and ATSC 3.0 boosters clamored for the FCC to relax rules governing distributed transmission systems (see 1910110040), in comments posted through Wednesday in docket 16-142. Microsoft and low-power broadcast entities have interference concerns. NAB and…Subscribe to Read >>

South Korea ATSC 3.0 EAS Similar to AWARN Plans

South Korea launched an emergency alert system using ATSC 3.0, similar to enhanced alerts advocated by the Advanced Warning and Response Network Alliance, said executives from South Korean firm DigiCap and AWARN Executive Director John Lawson at NAB…Subscribe to Read >>

ATSC 3.0 Backers Aiming to Create 'Beachhead' in Home, Rather Than Mobile

Broadcasters and ATSC 3.0 advocates are focused on establishing a “beachhead” in the home and in TVs rather than on mobile uses or chips in handsets, said Pearl TV Managing Director Anne Schelle at an FCBA event Tuesday…Subscribe to Read >>

Broadcasters Not Counting on ATSC 3.0 Getting Into Phones

Broadcasters aren't sure precisely what the most profitable application for ATSC 3.0 will be, but the financial viability of the new standard isn't dependent on getting the tech into phone handsets, said industry officials from Fox, Nexstar and Tegna…Subscribe to Read >>

Legal Challenges Bigger Issue for 3.0 Than Technical Ones, Broadcasters Say

The biggest challenges to setting up an ATSC 3.0 station are legal rather than technical, said Pearl TV Engineer Dave Folsom Wednesday on a panel. Technical issues are “straightforward,” but programming agreements, sharing arrangements and rights issues generate…Subscribe to Read >>