Michael Silbergleid

Michael Silbergleid

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Broadcasters Face Big Challenges Covering Speedy America's Cup Boats on Vast Course

The Canadian Press, reports from Valencia, Spain that broadcasters might not be able to do justice to the big boats that will sail for the America’s Cup next week on the Mediterranean Sea. Once you’re over all the technology of the Super Bowl, take a look at the world’s largest boat race at http://www.google.com/hostednews/canadianpress/article/ALeqM5isq0O3rqvWLtogmewZgrXoDjXiLw  More

Five Things That Will Transform TV

How about an Indian perspective? The Economic Times of India has its take on the future of TV at http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/features/the-sunday-et/consumer-life/Five-things-that-will-transform-TV/articleshow/5543786.cms  More

Web Video Gets H.264 Royalty Reprieve

CNET News reports that in a decision that deprives open-source foes of some rhetorical fodder, the group that licenses patents for the widely used H.264 video-encoding technology chose to renew a streaming-media freebie through 2015. The full story is at http://news.cnet.com/8301-30685_3-20000040-264.html  More

Skip High-Def TV, Proceed Directly to 3D HD

That’s what the Vancouver Sun is telling its readers. “There’s good news for late adopters who haven’t got around to upgrading to a new high definition television yet. Instead of having to shell out for yet another television to replace a high def set, you can skip that and instead go straight to the new […]  More

Canon Launches New HD Video & Audio Capture Technology

Smarthouse reports¬†on Canon, which has struggled in the camcorder market, is set to launch a brand-new Full-HD Codec that allows users to capture high-quality motion images and sound. Aimed at the professional market, the new MPEG-2 FullHD (4:2:2) file-based recording codec delivers up to 50 Mbps data recording and twice the color data of the […]  More

Unrestricted 3D TV: 64 Viewing Angles, Zero Glasses

PC World reports that Sunny Ocean Studios is announcing its contender in the glasses-free 3D television battle. While similar glasses-free 3D TVs shown at CES had flexible yet limited viewing angles (around 8 or 9 viewing angles), Sunny Ocean Studios is promising that its 3D panel will have a whopping 64 viewing angles. The company […]  More

FCC Adopts Order to Promote Native American Radio and Streamline Broadcast Radio Assignment and Allotment Procedures

The following press release was issued by the FCC on February 3, 2010 The Federal Communications Commission adopted a First Report and Order that gives tribes a priority to obtain broadcast radio licenses in tribal communities.¬† The Order provides an opportunity for tribes to establish new service specifically designed to offer programming that meets the […]  More

Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch Defends Flash, Warns HTML5 Will Throw The Web "Back To The Dark Ages Of Video"

Adobe’s Flash technology has been taking a beating lately. Apple still won’t support it on its upcoming iPad or its iPhone. Steve Jobs calls it buggy and crash-prone and dismisses Adobe as being lazy. Adobe is trying to fight the negative vibes emanating from Cupertino and elsewhere. It has already pointed out that it will […]  More

NASA Streams Video From Space Station

Bored at your desk? A live video feed of astronauts inside two of the International Space Station’s modules is available online during crew work hours. Intrigued? Information Week has more at http://www.informationweek.com/news/government/mobile/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=222600762  More