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LG Adds 4K DIRECTV and More to Smart TV Platform

LG Electronics USA announced it is expanding its webOS Smart TV platform to include streaming Full HD and 4K Ultra HD content from DIRECTV.

DIRECTV Rolls Out 4K Ultra HD Set-Top Box

AT&T Inc. announced that DIRECTV is introducing a new 4K Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) Set-Top Box (STB).

DIRECTV Beefs Up 4K Ultra HD Capacity

DIRECTV announced that it has launched two new satellites in order to increase its HD and 4K Ultra HD capacity in the U.S. and Latin America.

Technicolor Signs Extension with DIRECTV

Technicolor announced that it has signed a three-year contract extension with DIRECTV.

Cable Loosing Ground in Pay TV Market

Infonetics Research announced it forecasts that the global pay-TV market, including cable, satellite, and telco IPTV video services will grow from $261 billion in 2011 to $371 billion by 2016.

RVU Alliance Updates Remote User Interface Spec

The RVU Alliance announced that it will release its RVU 2.0 Remote User Interface (RUI) client/server specification in early 2012.

DIRECTV and Panasonic Hold 3D Film Invitational

DIRECTV and Panasonic announced that they will hold an invitational 3D film contest over the summer.

Union Square Produces 3D TV Series for DIRECTV

Union Square Agency announced that it has signed an agreement with DIRECTV to produce a 3D television series, which will premier on DIRECTV’s 3D channel, n3D, powered by Panasonic.

Premium Video-on-Demand Services Overpriced

The Diffusion Group (TDG) announced that, according to its latest research, DirecTV, Comcast and others have overpriced their upcoming premium Video-On-Demand (pVoD) services.

Netflix Dominates U.S. Digital Movie Streaming

The NPD Group announced that, according to its latest research, Netflix’s share of digital movie units (downloaded or streamed) reached 61% between January 2011 and February 2011.

3net 3D Television Network Ready to Launch

Sony, Discovery and IMAX announced that their joint venture 3net 3D television network will be available through DIRECTV in the U.S. beginning February 13, 2011.

DIRECTV Presents Celebrity Beach Bowl in 3D

DIRECTV announced that it will carry its Fifth Annual Celebrity Beach Bowl on Feb. 5, 2011 in 3D.

DIRECTV to Carry Formula DRIFT in 3D

DIRECTV announced that it will carry the 3D broadcast of Formula DRIFT’s “Round 7: Title Fight Event” on Friday, Feb. 4, 2011.

DIRECTV Celebrity Beach Bowl Goes 3D

DIRECTV announced that it will carry its Fifth Annual Celebrity Beach Bowl on Feb. 5, 2011 in 3D.

DIRECTV Carries The Prince’s Trust Rock Gala in 3D

DIRECTV announced that it will carry the broadcast of The Prince’s Trust Rock Gala 2010 in 3D.