Television technology Press Release
|08/29/2016 - 02:18||
Samsung Electronics to Change the Game at IFA 2016 with Reveal of New Quantum Dot Curved Monitors
At IFA 2016, Samsung Electronics will reinforce its leadership in the growing gaming market with the release of its most powerful and visually-compelling curved gaming monitors yet – the CFG70 (24- and 27-inch models) and CF791 (34-inch model) displays. Samsung will formally introduce the latest additions to its curved monitor portfolio at its IFA press conference, scheduled for September 1, 2016 at 11 a.m.
|08/23/2016 - 02:02||
AUO Demonstrates Edge-to-Edge Bezel-less ALCD TV Displays
AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) will participate in Touch Taiwan 2016 at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center from August 24 to 26 to showcase a full portfolio of advanced large-sized display technologies and products. Exhibition highlights include edge-to-edge bezel-less ALCD TV displays in the TV Wall Zone, and 8K4K ultra high resolution edge-to-edge bezel-less curved TV display; in the Gaming Zone, a complete series of high refresh rate and high resolution edge-to-edge bezel-less gaming monitor panels will be present to build a professional gaming arena, complemented by extreme narrow bezel video wall displays that provide exciting live broadcast of demonstrative competitions.
|08/18/2016 - 01:37||
Elemental Powers IP Content Delivery for NET in Brazil
Portland, Ore./Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – Aug. 18, 2016 – Elemental Technologies, the leader in software-defined video solutions, today announced that it is providing a full suite of live video encoding and packaging solutions to enable NET, a leading provider of pay TV and broadband Internet access services in Brazil, to offer additional services and increase content variety. The platform allows NET to deliver 40 IP-based channels to multiscreen devices and hybrid set-top boxes, which are also handling multiple HD channels broadcasted in traditional DVB technology. This represents the first time NET is using both DVB and IP for live broadcasting services, including a dedicated experimental transmission in 4K in conjunction with one of the world’s largest sports events.
|08/08/2016 - 11:27||
AJA Updated Hi5-Fiber Mini-Converter Now Shipping
Grass Valley, CA (August 9, 2016) — AJA Video Systems announced today that its updated Hi5-Fiber Mini-Converter with 3G-SDI support for high frame rate needs is now shipping. AJA has also released Mini-Config control software v2.17.0, which adds support for the redesigned Hi5-Fiber, in addition to feature enhancements for the Hi5-4K, Hi5-4K-Plus, LUT-box, ROI, ROI-DVI, ROI-HDMI, ROI-DP, and Hi5-3D Mini-Converters.
|08/08/2016 - 09:17||
DISH Targets Loolbox as it Continues Anti-Piracy Push
In its latest effort to further combat piracy, DISH has filed a lawsuit against the makers of the “Loolbox” streaming device, which unlawfully retransmits numerous Arabic TV channels. The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas and names Defendants Lool Tech Co., Limited and Shenzhen Bilinren Technology Co., Ltd., d/b/a Shenzhen Lool Tech Co., Ltd.
|08/04/2016 - 17:45||
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|08/01/2016 - 18:16||
Looking For Full 4K and Direct PC Control? DVDO 4K Ultra HD Test Pattern Generator
DVDO AVLab Test Pattern Generator (TPG) is the first pocket-sized test pattern generator supporting full 4K Ultra HD at 50/60Hz as specified in Version 2.0 of the HDMI Standard. Designed specifically for use with Color Management System (CMS) software such as CalMAN, the AVLab TPG is powered by USB and uses the USB interface to automatically control the video calibration workflow. Pocket-sized and rugged, AVLab TPG is designed to bring lab-quality functionality to on-site display setup and calibration.
|07/27/2016 - 09:20||
ViewSonic Introduces the LightStream Pro8 Series of Professional Installation Digital Projectors
BREA, CA (July 27, 2016) – ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of visual solution products, announces its new line of LightStream® Pro8 Series of projectors for installation solutions. The Pro8510L and Pro8530HDL projectors deliver the flexibility and extensive connectivity options needed for various installation designs, making them ideal for large venues like houses of worship, sizable conference rooms, and big classrooms or auditoriums.
|07/26/2016 - 06:30||
Time Spent Watching TV Increased in Italy and France in 2015, IHS Markit Says
LONDON (26 July 2016) – IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced findings from its study on TV viewing times across the UK, France, Germany, Italy and Spain. The report examined changes in television viewing behaviour across broadcast and digital platforms.
|07/25/2016 - 17:53||
Francis Ford Coppola tests concept of live movie-making with UCLA students, faculty
Coppola returned to his alma mater, where he received an M.F.A. in theater arts in 1967, to run the experimental workshop, which was co-sponsored by UCLA TFT and American Zoetrope, Coppola’s production company.
|07/21/2016 - 01:56||
DVDO Quick6R Roku Ready 62 4K Ultra HD HDMI Switcher
DVDO Quick6R is Roku Ready® certified version of Quick6, DVDO’s award winning 4K Ultra HD HDMI®switcher. Simply insert the Roku® Streaming Stick™ (Roku Ready MHL version)* into the MHL port – no wires or extra remote required. Like the original Quick6™, the Quick6R allows any home entertainment system to be upgraded to 4K UHD without replacing the A/V receiver, saving cost and time.
|07/20/2016 - 03:38||
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|07/19/2016 - 13:26||
Leyard Video Walls Modernize La Salle des Emirats at the Palace of Nations, the United Nations Headquarters
Leyard, a global leader in visualization products, today announced that the La Salle des Emirats at the Palace of Nations, the European headquarters of the United Nations (UN) located in Geneva, Switzerland, has installed the latest Leyard LED display technology as a central feature of daily delegate sessions and other meetings throughout the year.
|07/18/2016 - 23:49||
FanZone Action During the 2016 UEFA European Championships Shot on URSA Mini
Blackmagic Design today announced that the Blackmagic URSA Mini 4K and Micro Cinema Camera were used by production specialist Drone Immersion during the UEFA European Championships, hosted by France, to film live media coverage of the Marseille FanZone.
|07/18/2016 - 11:57||
Ooyala Bolsters Ad Monetization for Live-Video Streams with New Server-Side Ad Insertion
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- (July 18, 2016) -- Ooyala, a Telstra subsidiary and a leading global innovator in premium video publishing, production workflow, analytics and monetization, now offers live server-side ad insertion (SSAI) for broadcasters and media companies distributing live, ad-supported video. A part of Ooyala Live and its ad-serving platform, Ooyala Pulse, the technology provides smooth transitions between ads and content during live feeds for seamless, TV-like playback. SSAI helps circumvent ad blockers so customers can reclaim lost revenue.
|07/14/2016 - 10:36||
Opera TV Launches Next-Generation OTT TV App Technology
Opera TV today announced the launch of the latest update to its next-generation TV app technology, Opera TV Snap 3.0. The latest version of Opera TV Snap brings a complete end-to-end over-the-top (OTT) app generator for broadcasters, content providers, and video on demand (VOD) services. This full platform upgrade enables content providers to mix live broadcasted streams, video clips from recent episodes, and full series content in one app with a multi-tier category navigation for easy access.
|07/14/2016 - 09:17||
DISH Debuts New Voice Remote to Customers Nationwide
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--( )--DISH today launched its Voice Remote, featuring voice recognition, a clickable touchpad and backlighting. This remote controls navigation, search and content selection on Hopper 3 and 4K Joey set-top boxes.
|07/11/2016 - 02:12||
Lattice Semiconductor Schedules Q2 2016 Conference Call
PORTLAND, Ore.--( )--Jul. 11, 2016-- Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:LSCC) today announced that it will hold a conference call on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 to discuss the Company’s financial results for the second quarter 2016 and business outlook.
|07/08/2016 - 05:54||
Green Edge System Presents K12Viewer School Digital Signage, School Digital Menu Boards and MyPlate Menu Boards
Green Edge Systems’ K12Viewer Digital Menu Boards and MyPlate Dry Erase Menu Board are creative and effective solutions to meet USDA's clear and simple directive to Schools: "Schools must identify, near or at the beginning of the serving line(s), the food items that constitute the unit-priced reimbursable school meal(s)”; Presenting at ANC 2014 SNA Conference in San Antonio, TX.
|07/06/2016 - 20:47||
SHARP TO PRESENT RELATIONSHIPS@WORK ALONG WITH NEXT GENERATION OF PROFESSIONAL DISPLAYS AT INFOCOMM 2016
Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America (SIICA), a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation will showcase its theme “Relationships@Work” during InfoComm 2016 in Las Vegas, from June 8 – 10, 2016, demonstrating how its strategic technology alliances combine with Sharp technology to transform displays into true industry solutions.
|06/29/2016 - 11:01||
Smart TV Surge: More Than Half of TVs Shipped Globally in Q1 2016 Were Smart, IHS Says
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (June 29, 2016) – An important milestone was passed in early 2016: more than half of TV sets shipped globally in first quarter 2016 were smart TVs. The acceleration in the uptake of internet-connected TVs was led by China, where four out of five TV sets shipped with smart functionality. Meanwhile, despite a seasonally quiet quarter, 56 percent of North American TV shipments were smart TVs, according to IHS Inc.
|06/28/2016 - 07:31||
Pay TV Revenue Crosses 5 Billion Mark in Central and Eastern Europe, IHS Says
WARSAW, Poland (28 June 2016) – Pay TV revenue in Central and Eastern Europe totaled €5.02 billion in 2015, according to a new report from IHS Inc.
|06/25/2016 - 23:49||
A Guide to Upgrading from 1080p to 4K Ultra High-Definition (UHD)
There has been a lot of talk around the emergence of 4K ultra-high-definition (UHD) in the consumer space. We’ll take a look at the basics of 4K UHD and how to upgrade from 1080p.
|06/22/2016 - 06:41||
NTI Introduces a 4K HDMI Matrix Switch Over HDBase-T with Power over Ethernet
Network Technologies Inc (NTI) today announced the addition of the 4K HDMI Matrix Switch Over HDBase-T with Power over Ethernet (PoE) to its popular line of Video Matrix Switches. The matrix switch routes uncompressed Ultra-HD 4Kx2K digital HDMI signals and IR from eight HDMI video sources to eight displays and speakers via inexpensive CATx cable using HDBase-T Technology.
|06/21/2016 - 22:38||
Tracking Eyeballs: Video Analytics and Measurement
With margins for content shrinking in the on-demand digital video world, many digital video service providers must rely increasingly on advertising revenue to retain customers with low-price or free content services. The mass audience measurement tools from the past are proving ineffective in the age of personalization, requiring new focus by content and service providers to demonstrate the value of digital "air time" to potential advertisers.