ATSC 3.0 has been given thumbs up for new broadband applications.
ATSC 3.0 is not only about TV broadcast. It has an enormous potential for new applications. In May, FFC approved new rules to allow broadcasters to not only lease available spectrum to other broadcasters but also to other providers of ancillary and supplementary services.
It will open new ways of communication in telehealth, remote learning, transportation, etc.