Multimedia Polska boosts HD offer, begins switching off SD

Multimedia Polska

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska is to boost its HD offering and begin the process of ceasing to simulcast SD versions of channels available in… Read more

Toshiba agrees smart TV ad partnership with Smartclip

Olivier Van Wynendaele

Toshiba has agreed a new partnership with video ad technology company Smartclip, which has secured the European advertising rights for Toshiba’s smart TV platform. Smartclip… Read more

DTG launches HDMI testing service

Richard Carlton

The UK’s Digital TV Group (DTG) is launching an HDMI interoperability testing service, designed to ensure a high quality consumer experience and retailer buyers’ confidence.… Read more

Ukraine’s Volia adds HD music channel to line-up

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Ukrainian cable operator Volia has added locally-produced music channel RU Music HD to its line-up.  The standard-definition version of the channel, which airs a mix… Read more

The shape of techs to track

Steve Plunkett headshot

Following last week’s CES 2015 in Las Vegas, Steve Plunkett, chief technology officer, Red Bee Media, presents his take on  some of this year’s key… Read more

Sharp showcases 8K TV

Sharp's booth at CES 2015

Sharp showcased a prototype 85-inch 8K LCD TV at the Consumer Electronics Show last week. The electronics manufacturer claimed the TV is the world’s first 8K… Read more

LG sets sights on significant OLED TV expansion

Brian Kwon

LG has outlined plans to “significantly expand” the market penetration of its OLED TVs this year, as it unveiled an extended lineup of OLED TVs… Read more

Hisense to bundle UltraFlix 4K streaming app in new TVs

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Chinese electronics manufacturer Hisense has partnered with NanoTech Entertainment, announcing plans to bundle the latter’s 4K UltraFlix Network App with its new 4K Ultra HD… Read more

Sony puts support behind Android TV, unveils new 4K line

Sony's  X9000C series of 4K Bravia TV

Sony has said that all of its new 4K and some new Full HD Bravia TVs will be powered by Google’s Android TV operating system,… Read more

CEA predicts 208% rise in 4K display shipments

Samsung UHD S9 Series Smart TV

Ultra High-Definition, 4K TV is “poised for strong growth in the coming years” according to US technology body, the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA). The organiser… Read more