So, there's good news and bad news, and we tend to prefer starting with the former. According to Akihabara News
has whipped up an upscaling technology to end all upscaling technologies -- one that takes vanilla 1080p material to 4K x 2K
without breaking a sweat. Now, for the less-than-awesome tidbit. For whatever reason, the tech is not yet compatible with Blu-ray content, and moreover, you're still nowhere close to being able to afford a 4K television
. Here's hoping this breakthrough makes 'em a wee bit more feasible for the layman, though.