HD comes of age
- Rush into HDTV picture gives local firms edge. Garmhausen, Steve // Crain's New York Business;2/9/2004, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p18
The sheer versatility of High-definition television (HDTV) and the promise that it could be the next big thing has spurred a number of small high-tech firms in New York to act. They are hoping to win new business by investing in High Definition (HD) technology and establishing reputations as...
- Fiber-optic solutions. Luff, John // Broadcast Engineering;Apr2011, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p112
The article reports on the increasing use of fiber-optic solutions in high definition (HD) television. It mentions that fiber has become an integral part in the infrastructure of modern facilities as it has proven to make complex installations more friendly to monitoring. It affirms that oneof...
- More U.S. households use Roku vs. Apple TV or other streaming video media devices. // ATM/ Gigabit;Sep2013, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p15
The article presents the Connected TV: Trends and Innovation research of the research and investing information firm Parks Associates that considers Roku as the most-used streaming video media device in the U.S. market as of September 2013 and compares other streaming devices. It forecasts that...
- The impact of HD growth. Bravin, Michael // TVB Europe;Sep2004, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p37
Reports on the impact of the growth pattern of High Definition (HD) technology. Lead of the European market in the use of HD; Bearing of HD in the television and traditional film; Role of IBC 2004 in the vision of HD.
- Wavelet data compression. Langreth, Robert; Free, John // Popular Science;Jun92, Vol. 240 Issue 6, p67
Focuses on the efforts of electrical engineer Martin Vetterli to create a television signal that works on both high-definition television (HDTV) sets and older sets. His solution--a multi-resolution television signal based on a new mathematical theory called wavelets; How the system works;...
- Shrinking HDTV costs. Free, John // Popular Science;Jun92, Vol. 240 Issue 6, p68
Comments on the high costs of high-definition television sets in Japan. Successful developments by Fujitsu Ltd. that are bringing prices down; Expectation that Japan's famed miniaturization techniques will further reduce size and cost of television decoders; Research details.
- The Genius box. Steinberg, Don // GQ: Gentlemen's Quarterly;Aug96, Vol. 66 Issue 8, p78
Discusses high-definition television as the TV of the future. High-fidelity, life-like images, and other versatile qualities; Disadvantages pertaining to price; Necessity for upgrades for enjoying its varied features. INSET: How to watch tv like an expert..
- High-definition TV's new direction. Slovick, Murray // Popular Mechanics;Jul94, Vol. 171 Issue 7, p90
Reports on developments in the digital high-definition television (HDTV) technology. Decision to use a signal transmission system developed by Zenith; Possible effect of the HDTV standard being developed by an industry-wide Grand Alliance of TV manufacturers on the existing standard National...
- Selling definition. Prophet, Graham // EDN Europe;Apr2001, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p25
Presents high definition television (DTV) in the United States. Argumentation on the prospects of DTV; Description on picture quality of television; Discussions on the HDTV and high definition pictures.