YouTube introduces 60fps video to Android, iOS


YouTube has started offering high frame rate video playback on Android and Apple iOS devices. In a Google+ post, YouTube confirmed that 60 frames per… Read more

Discovery ‘driving hard’ on 4K

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Discovery says it is driving hard on 4K to ensure it is ready when pay TV platform operators start to demand content in the ultra… Read more

Technicolor unveils HDR and SDR compatibility solution

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Technicolor has launched what it describes as a High Dynamic Range (HDR) single-layer solution that is compatible with MPEG HEVC standards and backwards compatible with… Read more

BT Sport teams up with Ericsson for UHD channel launch

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BT Sport has signed a multi-year broadcast and media services deal with Ericsson, which will help launch three channels – including BT’s new Ultra HD… Read more

TV manufacturing outsourcing to reach 43% this year

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TVs manufactured using outsourcing is expected to reach a record 43% of all LCD TVs shipped globally this year, according to IHS statistics. The research… Read more

CSA calls for HD services as France prepares for 700MHz, MPEG-4 transitions

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French media regulator the CSA has said it will issue a call for candidates to launch HD services on the country’s digital-terrestrial network, to coincide… Read more

Italy’s Chili launches UHD service with Thomson technology


Italian OTT TV service provider Chili has launched an Ultra HD service as part of its movie offering. Chili is using Thomson Video Networks’ ViBE… Read more

Teo gives up HD licence for DTT

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Lithuanian service provider Teo is giving up its licence to re-broadcast Eurosport HD, Discovery Showcase HD and National Geographic Channel HD over the digital-terrestrial network… Read more

Moldtelecom adds two HD channels


Moldovan service provider Moldtelecom has added two new HD channels to its Extra TV package. Moldtelecom has added HD movie services Kino HD and Kino… Read more

Sky Deutschland to air cup final in UHD

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Pay TV operator Sky Deutschland is to broadcast the DFB Cup Final football match in Ultra HD in a number of selected sports bars. The… Read more