Television technology Press Release
|07/09/2019 - 16:02||
Legislators From Eight States Have Now Called on AT&T to Negotiate in Good Faith and Restore Nexstars Stations and Programming
Barring Immediate Action from AT&T, Viewers in 20 Local Markets will be Unable to Access Tonight’s 2019 Major League Baseball All-Star Game on DIRECTV and AT&T U-verse.
|07/09/2019 - 03:29||
Signs Multi-Year Deal with Leading Consumer Electronics Manufacturer
SAN JOSE, Calif.--( )-- TiVo Corporation (NASDAQ: TIVO), today announced that the company has entered into...
|07/08/2019 - 07:58||
Deal Includes an Expansion of the IP License to Add the TiVo Patent Portfolio
SAN JOSE, Calif.--( )-- TiVo Corporation (NASDAQ: TIVO), a global leader in entertainment technolog...
|07/08/2019 - 03:18||
MediaTek Launches S900 Globally to Power 8K Smart TVs
HSINCHU, Taiwan – July 8, 2019 – MediaTek today launched S900, the company’s latest flagship smart TV SoC supporting 8K resolution and high-speed edge AI computation. Designed to help TV manufacturers create highly competitive flagship products, the integrated S900 combines a high performance CPU, GPU and a dedicated AI processor unit (APU) to support features including AI voice-user interface and picture quality enhancement, enabling the next generation of smart TVs to deliver a vastly improved user experience.
|07/02/2019 - 05:37||
Apex Broadcast Relies on ATEM Constellation 8K for 2019 Blancpain GT World Challenge America
Fremont, CA - July 2, 2019 - Blackmagic Design today announced that Apex Broadcast has built a custom OB truck packed with the ATEM Constellation 8K switcher, ATEM 2 M/E Broadcast Panel, three ATEM Camera Control Panels, 13 URSA Broadcast cameras, Broadcast Videohub router, four HyperDeck Studio recorders and approximately 30 Mini Converter Optical Fiber 12G converters to broadcast the 2019 Blancpain GT World Challenge America. The professional auto racing series airs monthly on CBS Sports Network on Sundays from April to October 2019.
|07/01/2019 - 09:23||
Potential broadband cord-cutters watch more than six hours of mobile video per week
Research examines use of data-intensive entertainment services among potential broadband cord cutters.
|06/30/2019 - 14:09||
Seven Worlds, One Planet trailer can be viewed here:
June 30, 2019 – To celebrate Glastonbury going single-use plastic free for the first time in its 49-year history, inspired by the continued Blue Planet II effect, BBC Studios joined forces with festival organizers to celebrate the amazing work of its iconic Natural History Unit and globally launch its next blockbuster Seven Worlds, One Planet, coming soon to BBC AMERICA.
|06/27/2019 - 11:43||
Over 233 Million 4K TVs to Ship in 2024, with 8K on the Horizon
As worldwide TV household penetration is quite saturated, the flat panel TV market has been driven by consumer adoption of TVs with higher resolution, larger screen size, and connected and integrated applications and services. While flat panel TV makers have announced 8K TV sets, it is the 4K TV market that will continue to grow to cement its place as the mainstream TV format over the next few years. ABI Research, a global tech market advisory firm, forecasts that 4K flat panel TV shipments will grow at 13% CAGR to reach 233 million in 2024.
|06/26/2019 - 16:48||
DISH introduces 'DISH Fiber,' combined Wi-Fi and live streaming TV solution for multifamily communities
Improves resident experience, creates new revenue opportunities for properties and provides a platform for the future of smart-home technology.
|06/26/2019 - 12:59||
VESA Publishes DisplayPort 2.0 Video Standard Enabling Support for Beyond-8K Resolutions, Higher Refresh Rates for 4K/HDR and Virtual Reality Applications
DisplayPort 2.0 enables up to 3X increase in video bandwidth performance (max payload of 77.37 Gbps); new built-in features enable improved user experience, greater flexibility and improved power efficiency.
|06/26/2019 - 06:05||
Next-Gen Video Broadcasting System Live Tested over 5G
Global Invacom announces that Rai Radiotelevisione italiana (“Rai”), the Italian national public broadcasting company, has successfully live-tested mobile TV broadcast over 5G.
|06/24/2019 - 16:35||
TELE System Continues Licence for TiVos Rovi Intellectual Property Portfolio for TVs and Set-top Boxes
Comcast Found Once Again to Infringe on Rovi IP Comcast Needs to Pay Licensing Fees If It Wants to Continue Providing Advanced Cable Features SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WI...
|06/19/2019 - 12:59||
Is 2019 the Year Voice-Enabled Smart TVs Go Mainstream?
Starting with the introduction of Siri on the iPhone in 2011, consumers have increasingly embraced voice-controlled consumer apps and smart devices. With four out of ten US broadband households using some form of smart speakers, it is no surprise that consumers express a growing interest in using voice commands to control their connected in-home entertainment devices.
|06/18/2019 - 17:59||
THE BANANA SPLITS MOVIE AVAILABLE AUGUST DIGITAL BLURAY DVD
Burbank, CA – One banana, two banana, three banana, GORE! The cult-favorite animal rock-band from Hanna-Barbera’s 1968 "The Banana Splits Adventure Hour" variety program is back with a blood-spattered vengeance! Warner Bros. Home Entertainment brings you “The Banana Splits Movie,” an original feature-length film on Digital on August 13, and on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD on August 27, 2019. The movie is priced to own at $19.99 SRP for Digital, $24.98 SRP for Blu-ray Combo Pack ($34.97 in Canada), $19.98 SRP for the DVD ($24.99 in Canada).
|06/18/2019 - 11:20||
DISH delivers new innovations to hotel TV entertainment experience; launches Netflix on EVOLVE platform, unveils property-wide live streaming TV service
Access Netflix shows and movies via the app on the EVOLVE menu, the channel guide or by pressing the Netflix button on the remote control; login details automatically removed upon check-out
|06/17/2019 - 16:59||
HITEC 2019 NEWS: TraknProtect and SONIFI Partner to Deliver Location Tracking Technology for Hotels
Hospitality Technology - June 17, 2019 - SONIFI Solutions Inc., announced a partnership with TraknProtect to offer the company’s real-time location technology to hotels including employee safety devices, inventory and room tray tracking as well as vendor and service contractor monitoring.
|06/17/2019 - 15:53||
HITEC 2019 NEWS: SONIFI Offers Live Demos of New In-Room Platform as well as Marriott's Guest Room Entertainment Platform
Hospitality Technology - June 17, 2019 - SONIFI Solutions announced its HITEC technology showcase – reinforcing its position as a solution provider and integration partner to simplify and support the influx of technology in hospitality. Acknowledging the challenges presented by the ever-changing guest expectations for seamless, connected experiences in a setting where technology cycles much faster than buildings, SONIFI continues to deliver flexible, robust, and secure options.
|06/17/2019 - 13:40||
Subscription Fatigue: Understanding Consumers' Perception of Value
Subscription-based business models cross a number of different industries with companies offering a product or service for a recurring fee. While these models offer a strong value proposition in hopes of an improved customer experience, the plethora of subscription-based offerings in the market offer the potential for subscription fatigue.
|06/17/2019 - 11:16||
Nebula harnesses power of machine learning to deliver the future of hotel services
The latest evolution of Zyxel’s cloud platform will change the way hotels deploy, manage, and invest in IPTV.
|06/17/2019 - 10:28||
TraknProtect and SONIFI Partner to Deliver Location Tracking Technology for Hotels
LOS ANGELES (JUNE 17, 2019)—SONIFI Solutions Inc., announced a partnership with to offer the company’s real-time location technology to hotels including employee safety devices, inventory and room tray tracking as well as vendor and service contractor monitoring. In addition, TraknProtect will leverage SONIFI’s nationwide service platform to deploy its technology solution. The partnership supports SONIFI’s mission to simplify technology and service for the smarter enterprise.
|06/17/2019 - 08:31||
SONIFI OFFERINGS SHOWCASED AT HITEC SOLIDIFY ONE PROVIDER POSITION
LOS ANGELES (JUNE 17, 2019)—SONIFI Solutions announced its HITEC technology showcase – reinforcing its position as a solution provider and integration partner to simplify and support the influx of technology in hospitality. Acknowledging the challenges presented by the ever-changing guest expectations for seamless, connected experiences in a setting where technology cycles much faster than buildings, SONIFI continues to deliver flexible, robust, and secure options.
|06/17/2019 - 07:41||
DISH launches OnTech Smart Services, a new direct-to-consumer smart home solutions brand
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., June 17, 2019 / / -- Today, DISH announced the launch of a new direct-to-consumer brand, OnTech Smart Services, providing consumers with professional installation, set-up and education for the latest smart home devices and entertainment systems.
|06/14/2019 - 15:59||
HITEC 2019 NEWS: SONIFI Debuts Interactive Guest Interaction Platform for Hospitality
Hospitality Technology - June 14, 2019 - SONIFI Solutions, introduced SORA, its next generation interactive platform for hospitality. SORA is designed for the ever-evolving hospitality industry – empowering hoteliers with smart features and visually compelling interfaces to deliver memorable and personalized guest experiences.
|06/14/2019 - 13:43||
Imagine Communications Demonstrates Proven Dynamic Ad Insertion, Playout and Live Production Solutions at BroadcastAsia 2019
HONG KONG – Imagine Communications will demonstrate its latest solutions for dynamic advertising, media architectures and the IP transition at BroadcastAsia 2019 (18 – 20 June, Suntec Singapore, stand number 4C2-04). Experts from Imagine’s extensive team in the Asia Pacific region will be joined by subject leaders to provide in-depth support for businesses looking for migration strategies that allow them to advance their technological platforms to next-generation architecture and business models.
|06/13/2019 - 12:33||
Christie unveils new lower-cost RGB RealLaser projector for smaller cinema screens
New Christie Vive Audio cinema surround loudspeaker with ribbon-drivers delivers crystal-clear sound.