ITU announces new HDR-TV standard

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ITU has announced a new standard for High Dynamic Range Television (HDR-TV) that aims to build on its 2015-approved Ultra HD Television (UHDTV) Recommendation BT.2020.… Read more

KPN launches 4K UHD TV pilot

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Dutch telco KPN has launched a 4K Ultra HD TV service to a selected group of 1,000 customers. Content on the service could include the… Read more

Mediaset airs 360° coverage of Radio Italia concert

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Mediaset has produced and distributed a series of 360° and stereoscopic 3D clips of a Radio Italia Live concert in Milan. Mediaset produced eight 360°… Read more

SES launches HDR test channel

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Satellite operator SES has launched a new Ultra HD test channel that includes High Dynamic Range (HDR) content. The channel was unveiled at SES’s annual… Read more

Tele Columbus extends HDTV promo period

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German cable operator Tele Columbus has extended a three-month free HDTV offer until the end of June. The moves take the three-month free trial period… Read more

4KUniverse to launch in Asia Pacific


New 4K UHD TV channel 4KUniverse is to launch in the Asia Pacific market on the AsiaSat satellite platform, bringing a range of movies, TV… Read more

Portugal Telecom launches 4K Ultra HD box


Portugal Telecom has launched a new 4K Ultra HD set-top box and has unveiled plans to offer a wide range of 4K sport content as… Read more

Finland’s DNA strikes HD deal with Yle


Finnish operator DNA and public broadcaster Yle have struck a deal to continue the distribution of Yle’s high-definition television channels via DNA’s terrestrial network. The… Read more

HD services led channel growth in EU over last six years

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The total number of channels in the EU grew by almost half between 2009 and 2015, according to the latest figures released by the European… Read more

LG unveils range of multi-format HDR TV models

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TV manufacturer LG has unveiled its 2016 Super UHD TV range, which it claims to be the first to market with HDR support for both… Read more