Ericsson Develops Intelligent Tone Mapping

by Bob Raikes

It’s always good to get an update from Ericsson at IBC about quality standards. The company processes a lot of the video that gets broadcast and Matthew Goldman is who we usually talk to …

Tags:Ericsson| HDR - High Dynamic Range| IBC 2017| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 24 - Issue 35

Goldman of SMPTE Updates on HDR & IP for Broadcast

by Bob Raikes

We spotted an article that includes an extensive interview with Mathew Goldman, current president of SMPTE and from Ericsson. (We did a video interview with Goldman at IBC in 2015 – Ericsson Prefers HDR …

Tags:Back Panel| Ericsson| HDR - High Dynamic Range| Large Display Monitor| Video over IP (VIP)| Vol 24 - Issue 25

Adaptive Viewport Distribution Solutions for VR Content

by Chris Chinnock

Increasing the image fidelity of VR content will require more pixels to be delivered to the end user. That has a big impact on bandwidth, so we are starting to see the emergence of …

Tags:Ericsson| Fraunhofer| Mobile Display Monitor| NAB 2017| Video Encoders & Decoders| Virtual Reality| Vol 24 - Issue 17

Augmented TV Demos at NAB

by Chris Chinnock

Augmented TV is a concept where a phone, tablet or headset is used to add additional information for the user while watching TV in a traditional living room situation. We saw examples from Technicolor, …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Ericsson| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| NAB 2017| NHK| Technicolor| Vol 24 - Issue 17


Ericsson out of media?

by Bob Raikes

Ericsson is restructuring its business and may book charges of up to $1.7 billion in Q1 and the new CEO, Börje Ekholm, appointed in January, has said that it has been ‘spreading itself too …

Tags:Ericsson| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Reorganisation & Restructuring| Vol 24 - Issue 12

Ericsson and Vodafone Find Delays Cause Stress

by Bob Raikes

Ericsson and Vodafone have undertaken research in Germany on delays in broadband and have found, using Electroencephalography (EEG) equipment to measure brain activity, that even small delays and disturbances raise the level of tension …

Tags:Ericsson| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| OTT Video| Vodafone| Vol 24 - Issue 09

Ericsson Mobility Report Sees High Growth

by Bob Raikes

Ericsson has released its annual report on mobile data and communications and said that it believes that the US will be an important market for 5G mobile connectivity, with 25% of all subscriptions being …

Tags:Ericsson| Market Data| Mobile Data| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 46

Ericsson Highlights Switch to Mobile Viewing

by Bob Raikes

Ericsson has released the 2016 version of its ConsumerLab report, a comprehensive survey of 30,000 online and 24 in-depth interviews across 24 countries that the company has published and made freely available. Quite a …

Tags:Ericsson| OTT Video| TV Viewing| Vol 23 - Issue 44

Ericsson ConsumerLab, Annual TV & Media report 2016

by Isaac Oburu

The seventh edition of this yearly report takes a closer look at the evolving role of TV and media in consumers’ daily lives.It is clear that besides the rapidly growing popularity of mobile TV …

Tags:Ericsson| TVs (TV Sets)

Ericsson Highlights End to End Service

by Bob Raikes

Ericsson held a press event and briefing on the day before IBC. Stella Medlicott, CMO of Ericsson Broadcast and Media Services was the first speaker and she started by explaining that Ericsson has over …

Tags:Broadcast| Ericsson| IBC 2016| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| OTT Video| Vol 23 - Issue 38

Thoughts from IBC on the Broadcast Industry

by Bob Raikes

I know that I am famous among some of my long term readers and subscribers for starting my editorials with a comment that “this has been a busy week”. Well, this one has been …

Tags:Broadcast Market| Editorial| Ericsson| HFR - High Frame Rate| IBC 2016| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| SES| sony| Vol 23 - Issue 35