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Opinion Piece: 4K Here to Stay, VR Still Feels Gimmicky

Any time I get on the subject of television picture performance, I always have to start with what I started with as a kid. As a 33 year old today, I started as a kid with rabbit ears TV that had to be adjusted essentially every time you changed the channel and stuck on something. 488 more words

Broadcasting

How to Stop T-Mobile From Reducing YouTube Video Quality

One of the fine print details of the Binge On service is that all forms of streamed video are reduced to 480p quality — and apparently that includes video from services that aren’t even part of the Binge On program, like YouTube. 63 more words

Web Tv

SDTV

Standard Definition Television. Is a television system that uses a resolution that is not considered to be either high-definition (1080i, 1080p, 1440p, 4K UHDTV, and 8K UHD) or enhanced-definition EDTV 480p.

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Retro Graphics And Modern Pixel Density

Pier Solar came out on Steam not too long ago with a significant visual upgrade, and while playing the demo I saw it to be a really good example of a game that pulls off the retro visual style without looking like crap on modern displays. 839 more words

Games

"Foreign Correspondent" Blu-ray Unboxing

A new, Blu-ray only edition of Alfred Hitchcock’s Foreign Correspondent is being released today by the Criterion Collection. The film was originally released as a Blu-ray/DVD set back in February of this year. 16 more words

Criterion Collection

The Aspect Ratio (1 of 2)

The basic principles of graphics will include

  • aspect ratio
  • essential area
  • readability
  • color
  • animated graphics
  • style

I’ll cover most (if not all) points in subsequent entries. 609 more words

Digital Media

Why Signage Placement matters

Location, location, location!  Just like Real Estate, it’s all about location.

When you consider using digital signage players, you ask yourself where the placement should be for my content.  639 more words

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