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Starz Entertainment’s view on Ultra HD and HEVC

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What’s stopping Ultra HD from reaching the mainstream? With the recent approval of the Ultra HD HEVC standard by the ITU, broadcast and video compression engineers can focus their time on bringing Ultra High Definition content to the mainstream. So now that we have the Ultra HDTV’s and the HEVC compression format — what’s stopping large media…

Elemental hosts webinar for HEVC multiscreen video

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HEVC Multiscreen Video Elemental Technologies — a leader in video processing and multiscreen content delivery — will be hosting a webinar on Thursday, February 7th at 11am for an overview of HEVC / H.265 multiscreen video. Join us on February 7 at 11:00 am PST for an overview of HEVC/H.265 for multiscreen video presented by…

ITU approves High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) standard H.265

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND — High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC), the new video compression standard designed to use half the data of it’s H.264 predecessor, received the nod of approval from the ITU-T‘s Study Group 16 today. (What is HEVC?). The first-stage approval (consent) of the Ultra HD video encoding format will ease the burden on global networks,…