BroadcastAsia 2012 - Show Teasers

BroadcastAsia 2012 - Show Teasers

Heading to BroadcastAsia 2012? Members of the media were given a sneak preview this morning on what attendees can expect from the upcoming broadcasting exhibition and conference. Here's a quick rundown if you're keen.
ITU Lays Down Recommendations for 3D TV Programming

ITU Lays Down Recommendations for 3D TV Programming

The ITU has devised a new set of standards for 3D TV programming, focusing primarily on 720p and 1080p formats, digital interfaces for studio production, and quality evaluation based on picture quality, 3D depth, and audiences' comfort levels.
Ikea's Uppleva TV to Feature Popular Video Streaming Apps

Ikea's Uppleva TV to Feature Popular Video Streaming Apps

According to GigaOM's report, Ikea's upcoming Uppleva 'home theater in a box' will allegedly carry popular video streaming apps like YouTube and Vimeo. Ikea's all-in-one solution is expected to be launched in Europe next month before trickling down to the rest of the world.
Panasonic Suffers Record Loss, Plasma TV Sales in The Red

Panasonic Suffers Record Loss, Plasma TV Sales in The Red

Panasonic will be scrambling to turn things around after suffering a record net loss of US$9.7 billion. Things aren't looking too rosy for its plasma division either with a 41 percent dip in sales.
Eyes On You

Eyes On You

Smart TVs are evolving, and most consumers would probably welcome features like voice triggers, motion controls, and face recognition as seen on Samsung's latest breed of premium HDTVs. However, are these screens compromising our privacy in the process? Read on for Samsung's reply.
Almost Half of Britain's Smart TV Users Don't Know What It Is

Almost Half of Britain's Smart TV Users Don't Know What It Is

A recent survey conducted by a market research firm reveals that almost half of Britain's Smart TV owners have no clue as to what a Smart TV is. Is this an appalling phenomenon or an expected trend?
Of Sony HDTVs and Lower-Resolution Videos

Of Sony HDTVs and Lower-Resolution Videos

According to Kevin Hunt's report, Sony asserts that their HDTVs are able to display sharper images on standard-definition video and streaming video than other manufacturers.
What's Cooking in the HDTV World?

What's Cooking in the HDTV World?

Here's a quick roundup of newfangled features you can expect from upcoming high-definition televisions this year. And it looks like the Smart tellies have gotten just a notch smarter.
Sony Expands Entertainment Ecosystem with New Bravia TVs and NXT Phones

Sony Expands Entertainment Ecosystem with New Bravia TVs and NXT Phones

Sony has just shown first glimpses of their new line of Bravia televisions along with the the Xperia NXT smartphones. Along with their notebooks and tablets, Sony was keen to showcase the fact that content can be transferred and shared across all the various platforms with the help of DLNA.
IT Show 2012 - TVs & AV Products Buying Guide

IT Show 2012 - TVs & AV Products Buying Guide

IT Show 2012 is here! From HDTVs and projectors, to media players and headphones, we've got your audio and visual needs covered in this buying guide. Happy shopping!