Michael Silbergleid

Michael Silbergleid

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Manila Commission Deferring Digital TV Deadline to 2015

The Manila Standard Today reports that the Manila Commission on Information and Communications Technology plans to push back the deadline for the digitalization of television from analog technology to 2015 pending the selection of a platform. But that 2015 might be too soon. There’s more on Manila’s DTV transition at http://www.manilastandardtoday.com/insideBusiness.htm?f=2010/february/1/business2.isx&d=2010/february/1  More

The Coolest Technology Ever

The Memory Lane column at CEDmagazine.com has a piece on the coolest technology ever. And it might not be what you think. Read more at: http://www.cedmagazine.com/Article-Memory-Lane-Coolest-Technology-Ever-020110.aspx  More

A Breakneck TV Decade

Ciciora’s Corner on CEDmagazine.com has a piece on the last 10 years of television. You can find it at http://www.cedmagazine.com/Article-Ciciora-BreakneckTV-Decade–020110.aspx  More

Companies Launch New Ways to Deliver Video E-mails in Marketing Campaigns

InternetRetailer.com reports that the ability to run video files in e-mail marketing campaigns is reaching new levels, with video technology companies including Flimp Media Inc. and Liveclicker Inc. working with e-mail services providers to offer new marketing applications. For the full story, visit http://www.internetretailer.com/dailyNews.asp?id=33318  More

Navy Says Video Games Can Boost "Fluid Intelligence" of Warfighters

Popular Science reports that the Office of Naval Research (ONR) hopes that video game-like training can help warfighters hone their “fluid intelligence,” or ability to confront and solve new problems. For more, visit http://www.popsci.com/technology/article/2010-01/navy-says-video-games-can-boost-fluid-intelligence-warfighters  More

Sharp Expands Its TV Color Palette with Yellow

The Wall Street Journal reports that in what Sharp Corp. is calling a “revolutionary” breakthrough, the company says it has developed a way to add a fourth primary color, yellow, to the mix. By doing so, Sharp says its new flagship televisions—hitting the market in two months—will display more than a trillion colors, about 1,000 […]  More

Sky Advance TV Product Design With 3D Service

www.appliedproductdesign.co.uk reports that Sky has announced it has been testing new 3D television technology for use with football (soccer) matches. The new product design concepts have been tested on a number of different kinds of sport, but football proved to be the most popular. The new technology should enable people to watch football on special 3D […]  More

DTG to Profile UK Standard for 3DTV

The DTG has announced they are to lead the development of a UK standard for 3DTV products and services. Simon Gauntlett, Technology Director at the DTG, made the announcement on January 21 at the DTG’s 3DTV Seminar. In 2009 the DTG launched the UK’s first industry consultation on 3DTV to gain members’ views on the […]  More

McAdams On: The HD-to-3DTV Transition

Deborah McAdams, editor of TelevisionBroadcast.com and Senior Editor at TV Technology has a piece on 3DTV on her McAdams On: blog. The piece is located here and includes some comments, but reprinted in its entirety below courtesy of McAdams. HDTV is about to become as passé as Zip Drives, dot-matrix printers and vacuums that have to […]  More