NHK and Mitsubishi Electric announced that the companies have jointly developed the world’s first HEVC encoder for Super Hi-Vision 8K Ultra HDTV.
Sharp Electronics announced that it is showing off its latest display offerings at CES 2013, including Indium Gallium Zinc Oxide (IGZO), 4K Ultra HD as well as 8K technologies.
The National Association of Broadcasters announced that Japanese public broadcaster NHK will present the latest iteration of its 8K Super Hi-Vision system at the 2013 NAB Show.
The organizers of the 2013 Storage Visions Conference announced that the event will feature a talk by Yoshiaki Shishikui from NHK describing the broadcaster’s experience shooting 8K video content at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
Coughlin Associates announced that it has published its 2012 Digital Storage for Media and Entertainment Report, an in-depth analysis of the role of digital storage in all aspects of professional media and entertainment.
The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) announced that one of its working groups has drafted a new technical standard for Ultra High Definition Television (UHDTV).