H.265

07.12.15
Test run paves the way for over-the-air 4K TV
07.12.15

Test run paves the way for over-the-air 4K TV

You may not have to pony up for a streaming video service (or any service, for that matter) to get...

By J. Fingas,   07.12.15
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02.25.15
AMD's next laptop processor is mostly about battery life
02.25.15

AMD's next laptop processor is mostly about battery life

Intel isn't the only chip giant championing battery life over performance this year. AMD has revea...

By J. Fingas,   02.25.15
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01.20.14
VLC gets one-touch playback controls and a fresh new interface on iOS 7
01.20.14

VLC gets one-touch playback controls and a fresh new interface on iOS 7

VLC for iOS just got a much-needed coat of fresh paint. The media player's version 2.2 update has...

By J. Fingas,   01.20.14
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01.02.14
YouTube to show off lower-bandwidth 4K streaming at CES
01.02.14

YouTube to show off lower-bandwidth 4K streaming at CES

For ultra-HD to truly take off, there needs to be a wealth of native content available -- not just...

By T. Seppala,   01.02.14
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11.20.13
MediaTek launches world's first true octa-core mobile chip, first devices due end of year
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11.20.13

MediaTek launches world's first true octa-core mobile chip, first devices due end of year

Qualcomm's nightmare has finally come true. Earlier today, MediaTek officially introduced the worl...

By R. Lai,   11.20.13
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08.19.13
KT Skylife plans to trial 4K satellite TV service in 2014
08.19.13

KT Skylife plans to trial 4K satellite TV service in 2014

Satellite TV in Ultra HD quality is no longer just a dream: following a successful test broadcast...

By J. Fingas,   08.19.13
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05.09.13
NHK and Mitsubishi develop the first H.265 encoder for 8K video
05.09.13

NHK and Mitsubishi develop the first H.265 encoder for 8K video

NHK's 8K Super Hi-Vision is an extremely bandwidth-heavy format -- so much so that earlier tests u...

By J. Fingas,   05.09.13
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01.28.13
H.265 video gets ITU approval
01.28.13

H.265 video gets ITU approval

Web and mobile video will soon get a boost thanks to H.265, a new video codec recently approved b...

By K. Hodgkins,   01.28.13
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01.27.13
ITU approves the H.265 video format, takes us closer to high-quality mobile video
01.27.13

ITU approves the H.265 video format, takes us closer to high-quality mobile video

Any smartphone owner who's ever watched a streaming HD video buffer... and buffer... and buffer on...

By J. Fingas,   01.27.13
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