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Planned Merlin/COVE Outage During Media Manager Launch Cycle

Last Updated by José Fernández on

Reminder that the Merlin/COVE console will be disabled for all users 2AM-Noon ET, for each Tuesday during the roll-out period (excluding April 18) with the final outage planned for May 2nd. All users must stop using Merlin/COVE by Monday, 11:59PM ET, the night before a Tuesday release. Asset/Ingestion updates made after this time may be lost.

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YoPro San Diego: Let's Go!

Last Updated by Jennifer Carter, Amy Lust on

Believe it or not, it’s time to start getting ready for the PBS Annual Meeting. At this year’s meeting PBS Digital will be presenting a FREE young professionals workshop called YoPro: San Diego.

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Announcing the Digital Immersion Project Partners

Last Updated by Max Duke on

The Digital Immersion Project was created by PBS Digital & Marketing, with support from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, to help improve digital efforts at stations, while offering a way for station staff to connect to a greater public media community of digital professionals.

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Veterans Initiative Page Added on Station Management Center

Posted by Megan E. Paparella | Senior Manager | Station Services on

We are pleased to announce the launch of the Veteran Initiatives page on the Station Management Center. This will be a space to share engagement case studies, resources, collaborative events and local film content.

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Value PBS Bentomatic

Last Updated by Katie Wilson on

A new ValuePBS website launched this week and it’s available for stations to integrate into their websites, using Bentomatic. It makes the case why PBS and its member stations are a trusted, valued, and essential resource for communities, educators, and families.

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PBS Throwback campaign - coming very soon!

Posted by Leif Brostrom on

News from Kevin Dando, Sr. Director, PBS Social Media on a new campaign kicking off this week.

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TechCon Sessions: Birds Eye View

Posted by by Katie Wilson | Senior Manager | PBS Digital on

TechCon is on the horizon! We have 30 Digital sessions for you to select from, and we are adding 4 Development sessions for a total of 34 Digitally focused sessions! You will not want to miss a minute.

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From Whiteboard to Web, a Bento 3.0 Success Story

Posted by Ray Walters | Television Operations Support Engineer | KMOS-TV on

In preparation for the launch of Bento 3.0, PBS Digital began a beta group consisting of stations not previously using Bento to build a site from scratch with the goal of launching that site. The group consisted of thirteen stations. Ray Walters, Television Operations Support Engineer from KMOS participated and was the first station to launch on Bento 3.0.

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YoPro Talks: Leadership Panel At TechCon

Posted by Jennifer Carter, Amy Lust on

To help break down the walls that can form between leaders and staff in an organization, YoPro will be hosting a Leadership Panel at PBS TechCon 2017.

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Be a Voice That Inspires at the 2017 PBS Annual Meeting

Last Updated by Gina Hardter on

The theme of the 2017 PBS Annual Meeting is “Voices That Inspire” and we’d like to hear from some of our most inspirational voices – you! Whether you will be attending this year’s Annual Meeting or not, PBS would like to showcase your voice during the General Audience Programming Sessions.

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