Monthly Archives: November 2009

3DTV: Home and the Range

Written on November 30, 2009 at 5:01 pm, by

Most people don’t live in movie theaters.  That could be a problem for 3-D TV. It wouldn’t be the first time that TV offered an experience different from that of a cinema auditorium.  In 1961, NBC Saturday Night at the Movies began with the 1953 movie How to Marry a Millionaire, shot in an aspect […]  More

5.1 on a Shoestring

Written on November 25, 2009 at 11:45 am, by

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ATSC Recommended Practice: Techniques for Establishing Digital Television Loudness

Written on November 25, 2009 at 11:44 am, by

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HDI 3D Laser-Television

Written on November 23, 2009 at 12:45 pm, by has a report on Richard Hart from KGO Television seeing HDI Ltd’s., demonstration of their laser-driven 3D TV technology and stated, Take it from me, weve seen RealD, Dolby, Film, all kinds of 3D and this is the smoothest yet. Here’s the report (video):  More

The Great Debate: Should Video Technology Be Introduced In European Football?

Written on November 23, 2009 at 12:43 pm, by

The Bleacher Report has a story on the debate on whether video replay should be used in European football after Thierry Henry used his hand to help send France through to the 2010 World Cup. There’s more at  More

Watergate 'Gap' Mystery to be Solved?

Written on November 19, 2009 at 6:44 pm, by

A dark chapter in the history of the Watergate scandal surrounding former President Richard M. Nixon might soon be uncovered. The National Archives announced Wednesday that it will use forensic documentation technology to try and uncover the contents of two pages of handwritten notes taken by Nixon’s chief of staff, H.R. “Bob” Haldeman. Thoese were […]  More

Broadcast Loudness

Written on November 19, 2009 at 10:03 am, by


Surround Live 5 — Creating the Live Sports Experience

Written on November 19, 2009 at 9:07 am, by

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Groundbreaking Technology Powers Olympic Torch Cam

Written on November 18, 2009 at 8:54 pm, by

When Canada’s Olympic Broadcast Media Consortium and CTV News began planning their coverage of the 2010 Olympic Torch Relay, the question (a challenge, really) was: “How do we cover the relay every step of the way, live?” The answer: Torch Cam. To find out more, from the CTV’s Olympics website, visit  More

YouTube Adding 1080p Video Support

Written on November 16, 2009 at 2:04 pm, by

The Mac Observer reports that YouTube is bumping up its maximum HD video resolution from 720p to 1080p. Support for 1080p videos is coming next, according to a Thursday post on the YouTube blog. “We’re excited to say that support for watching 1080p HD videos in full resolution is on its way. Starting next week, […]  More

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