ITU Approves ATSC 3.0 as a Recommended DTT Standard

by Artem Alekseenko

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Sinclair) and ONE Media 3.0, LLC applaud the International Telecommunication Union’s (ITU) adoption of the ATSC 3.0 digital broadcast standard for use by all countries in the world. The U.S. …


Lars Borg Explains Dynamic Metadata

by Chris Chinnock

SMPTE organized a webinar conducted by Lars Borg, a principle scientist at Adobe, but who was also very active in the development of SMPTE standard ST-2094. In the webcast, Borg describes the various versions …

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ITU Builds on Rec.2020 With HDR Standard

by Tom Allen

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has developed and published a new HDR standard (aka Recommendation) for television broadcasting. The standard was developed by the ITU’s Radiocommunication sector (ITU-R), working with industry stakeholders. It builds …

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ITU Region-1 Reaches ASO Deadline

by Tom Allen

The ITU’s deadline for analogue switch-off (ASO) came and went on 17th June. By this time, the 119 countries in ITU Region 1 (EMEA and Central Asia) should have turned off their analogue TV …

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ITU-T Accepts G.9701 Standard

by Raverstead

With the 4k/UHD TV adoption, bandwidth requirements for all streaming solutions will go up. So far Netflix requires a stable 15 Mbps connection to stream 4k to the house. Other providers will have similar …

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by Super User has been chosen as the standard for wireline home networks in mainland China and Taiwan. The specification, developed by the ITU, defines networking over power lines, phone lines and coaxial cables with data …| ITU| Large Display Monitor| PowerLine Networks| Vol 21 - Issue 35| Volume 21