Television technology Press Release
|06/14/2017 - 12:34||
NAB Statement on FCC Creation of Special Displacement Window for LPTVs, Translators
NAB appreciates the FCC’s expeditious action granting our request that translators and low-power television stations displaced by the incentive auction be allowed to temporarily operate on alternative channels. Today’s order is a positive step towards mitigating the incentive auction’s impact on the tens of thousands of viewers who rely on these important sources of news, entertainment and emergency weather warnings.
|06/14/2017 - 07:14||
Leyard and Planar to Showcase Patent-Pending Innovation and Industry Firsts at InfoComm 2017
Leyard and Planar, global leaders in visualization products, announced they will showcase the latest in display innovations at InfoComm 2017, including a first-of-its-kind seamless LED touch-enabled video wall and a groundbreaking 0.7 millimeter ultra-fine pitch LED display.
|06/14/2017 - 02:40||
Barcos new X-series LED displays bring better quality, easier installation to indoor applications
Kortrijk, Belgium, 14 June 2017 Indoor applications are particularly sensitive to quality. Barco’s new X-series LED displays offer providers in that sector a powerful combination of superior quality, easier installation and enhanced reliability.
|06/12/2017 - 08:55||
MediaTek Announces Ultra HD TV SoC Supporting Dolby Vision and Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG)
HSINCHU, Taiwan – June 12, 2017 — MediaTek Inc.
|06/09/2017 - 08:41||
Barco introduces 2 new 4K60p interface cards, further extending the power of the Event Master screen management series
Kortrijk, Belgium, 09 June 2017 – As part of the continued development of the Event Master screen management systems, Barco has introduced two next-generation 4K60p video interface cards.
|06/08/2017 - 22:35||
Intel® Skylake Based Open-pluggable-specification Compliant Media Player Helps to Deploy 4K Ultra HD Digital Signage
Not only CPU / GPU performance but also data transfer rate should be considered to assure smooth playback
|06/08/2017 - 03:17||
Commission Lays Out Instructions for AMs Next Translator Window
WASHINGTON — Managers of Class C and D AM stations that still want FM translators probably should not take vacation the last week of July.
|06/07/2017 - 08:40||
Sparton Corporation Introduces its Newest COTS 24 Bulkhead / Console Mount Display
Birdsboro, Pa. &Toronto — ( ) — Jun. 7, 2017 —Sparton Corporation (NYSE: SPA) under the brand Aydin, a leader in the ruggedized displays, computers and peripherals market has launched a new 24” High-Resolution Bulkhead/Console Mount Flat Panel Display. The model 8824 is part of Aydin’s Commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) Defense Series, which feature a range of flat panel displays specifically designed for the COTS military marketplace.
|06/06/2017 - 12:16||
Polaroid Launches New Range of LED TVs and Monitors in India
New Delhi (India) 8th June 2017 — Polaroid has announced the launch of a range of LED TVs and monitors for the Indian market.
|06/06/2017 - 11:56||
New 4K Quad Multiviewer Enables Simultaneous Viewing of Four Video Sources on One Screen
PITTSBURGH, PA – June 6, 2017 (InfoComm, Booth #2961) – Black Box, a world leading technology solutions provider of high-performance KVM, professional A/V signal distribution and extension and switching solutions, today announced the expansion of its video scaler line with the 4K Quad Multiviewer, which enables simultaneous viewing of four 4K60 video sources on one display in real time with no frame dropping.
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|06/05/2017 - 04:16||
Commission Announces Opening of Next Translator Window
WASHINGTON — In 2016, the FCC opened two FM translator modification filing windows, allowing AM broadcasters to relocate FM translator stations in order to enhance their local service. This past February, the commission relaxed the rule prescribing where such “cross-service” FM translators could be located.
|06/05/2017 - 01:33||
Next Generation BenQ Stylish Monitors Promote Streamlined Productivity and Simplified Lifestyles
TAIPEI, TAIWAN, June 5, 2017 – BenQ, internationally renowned provider of digital lifestyle devices, announced today the G80 Series stylish monitors, designed to simplify modern lifestyles with understated elegance, class-leading eye-care, and user comfort technologies.
|06/04/2017 - 05:38||
We Could Have Had Cellphones Four Decades Earlier
The basic idea of the cellphone was introduced to the public in 1945—not in Popular Mechanics or Science, but in the down-home Saturday Evening Post. Millions of citizens would soon be using "handie-talkies," declared J.K. Jett, the head of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Licenses would have to be issued, but that process "won't be difficult." The revolutionary technology, Jett promised in the story, would be formulated within months.
|05/30/2017 - 10:16||
Hacked in Translation: Check Point Shows How Hackers Can Use Subtitles To Take Over Millions of Devices Running Popular Media Players
Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP) today announced its security researchers revealed a new attack vector threatening hundreds of millions of users of popular media players, including VLC, Kodi (XBMC), Popcorn Time and Stremio. By crafting malicious subtitles, which are then downloaded by viewers, attackers can potentially take complete control of any device running the vulnerable platforms.
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|05/25/2017 - 10:35||
UNT to continue aiding students with Greater Texas Foundation funds
The University of North Texas will continue its partnership with the Greater Texas Foundation providing scholarships to Texas Early College High School graduates.
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|05/25/2017 - 08:30||
NHMC Joins Several Civil Rights Organizations in Filing Petition for Judicial Review Challenging the FCCs Decision to Reinstate the UHF Discount
NHMC joined Free Press and five other civil rights organizations in a request for judicial review of the FCC’s decision to reinstate the UHF discount. We have urged the Court to vacate or reverse the UHF Reconsideration Order for several reasons.
|05/24/2017 - 07:11||
ABI Research Forecasts HDR Sets Will Surpass 4K Television Shipments in 2020
High dynamic range (HDR) features will infiltrate some full HD television sets and help boost 4K’s (UltraHD) momentum. ABI Research forecasts that HDR TV shipments will grow at a 41% CAGR and reach 245 million units in 2022.
|05/22/2017 - 00:14||
Opera TV Partners with ALi Corporation to accelerate Hybrid OTT Set Top Box Chipset Deployments
Opera TV, the market leader in enabling OTT, and ALi Corporation, a leading Set-Top Box (STB) chipset provider, today announced the integration of Opera TV’s solution into ALi Corp.’s System-on-a-Chip (SoC) Set-Top Boxes (STB). This market-ready solution enables STB manufacturers and Pay TV Operators the opportunity to deliver consumers with immediate access to premium OTT content through an engaging viewing experience directly from their STB device.
|05/16/2017 - 09:41||
LG AND SES TO DEMONSTRATE 4K HIGH FRAME RATE TECHNOLOGY AT SES INDUSTRY DAYS
LUXEMBOURG, May 16, 2017 — SES and LG Electronics (LG) will demonstrate OLED TV’s cutting-edge 4K High Frame Rate (HFR) broadcast at the tenth SES Industry Days conference in Luxembourg, on 16 and 17 May. The 4K HFR content will be transmitted live via an ASTRA satellite at 19.2 degrees East and displayed on LG’s OLED TV using a prototype HFR software. This demonstration will offer visitors the opportunity to experience the highly improved image quality of next generation 4K HFR broadcast content.
|05/10/2017 - 09:00||
Cypress Four-Chip Dock Solution Brings USB-C Connectivity and Power Delivery to Samsung DeX
SAN JOSE, Calif., May 10, 2017 – Cypress Semiconductor Corp.
|05/09/2017 - 07:01||
Energy efficiency is important to wireless and broadcast networks
When a digital TV system operates with excess transmit power there is no benefit for either the user or broadcaster.
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|05/04/2017 - 11:25||
Grass Valley Wins Two 2017 NAB Best of Show Awards
Grass Valley's Densité UHD-3901-UC cards and XCU Universe UXF base stations honored by TV Technology MONTREAL, May 4, 2017 — Since 2014, the NewBay Media Best of Show program has recognized outstanding new products exhibited at the NAB Show through awards given by its publications, including TV Technology. This year, Densité UHD-3901-UC modular processing cards and the XCU Universe UXF camera base stations from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, were among those products chosen as winners.
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|05/04/2017 - 03:02||
Gartner Says Spending on Consumer Video Media Services to Reach $314 Billion in 2017
Global spending on consumer video media services will total $314 billion in 2017, a 4.2 percent increase from 2016, according to Gartner, Inc. Pay-TV services is the largest spending segment and is on pace to represent 90 percent of the total market, totaling $282 billion in 2017 (see Table 1).
|04/26/2017 - 22:51||
TRILOGY COMMUNICATIONS LAUNCHES MENTOR RG AT NAB 2017
Trilogy Communications, a supplier of intercom solutions and master reference generators and subsidiary of Clear-Com, today announced the launch of Mentor RG, the most sophisticated, flexible and reliable Sync and Test Pulse Generator (SPG) available on the market. Its design is built on several generations of proven Trilogy Sync and Test generators.
|04/26/2017 - 22:24||
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Glenn Hower currently studies entertainment content and delivery services. Glenn is experienced in entertainment content production and distribution systems with a particular emphasis on radio, television, and film content.