HD & 3DTV

Wyplay taps V-Nova for video compression

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TV software provider Wyplay has tapped V-Nova to provide compression technology for a major European TV operator, understood to be Sky in Italy.  Though V-Nova… Read more

NeuLion to showcase 4K portfolio

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Digital TV technology provider NeuLion is due to showcase its HEVC and 4K/Ultra HD-ready product portfolio at TV Connect next week.  NeuLion will demonstrate how… Read more

Sky and Telecom Italia select Wyplay to power TV decoders

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Sky, in cooperation with Telecom Italia, are deploying a broadband HD TV decoder powered by Frog By Wyplay. Telecom Italia has partnered with Sky to… Read more

Cogo to introduce new 4K encoding products

New video compression specialist Cogo is to use the NAB Show to launch a number of new transcoding and encoding products aimed at the 4K… Read more

Tata Sky chooses Elemental for 4K service

Tata Sky 4k

Indian DTH provider Tata Sky is using technology provider Elemental’s sofrtware encoding platform to to process 4K live linear content in HEVC/H.265 for delivery to… Read more

Yle expands DTT HD offering

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Finnish public broadcaster Yle has made its four HD channels available via DNA’s digital-terrestrial network. Yle has made Yle Fem HD and Yle Teema HD,… Read more

Tata Sky partners with Ericsson to bring 4K to India

Tata Sky 4k

Indian direct-to-home (DTH) operator, Tata Sky, has partnered with Ericsson to launch what the pair claim is the first commercial 4K video service in the… Read more

ZTE launches 4K set-top

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Chinese tech giant ZTE has launched a 4K set-top box, the B860A, following the launch by China Telecom of a 4K TV service in Sichuan.… Read more

Panasonic unveils Firefox-based 4K TVs

Panasonic at CES

Panasonic has unveiled a number of 4K TV sets that will run on Mozilla’s Firefox OS, following a preview of Firefox-based panels at CES in… Read more

4K TV set shipments jump 700% in 2014

LG's Ultra HD Curved OLED TV

Shipments of 4K TVs jumped by 699% year-on-year in 2014 to 11.6 million units, according to estimates by research firm Futuresource Consulting. The new research… Read more