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  • The Olympic Games starts today, captured in stunning 8K

    Today the 2016 Olympics in Rio begins, marked by the opening ceremony. The world’s sporting elite compete every 4 years and in that time, technology advances substantially. While there’s been short, experimental clips shot before, these Olympics will be captured in glorious 8K quality. That’s a mega 7,680×4,320 pixels and don’t forget...
  • Regional TV channels changed today, here’s what’s new

    With the exception of HD quality, TV in regional areas of Australia have today gone through the biggest change in decades. From today, the WIN Network will now show programs you’re used to seeing on Network Ten. Channel numbers won’t change and neither will the broadcast frequencies, so you won’t have to re-tune...
  • Video algorithms from SAP will change sport forever

    SAP is a software solutions company and they’ve just learned a new trick. At CES 2015, they’re showing off a new prototype that analyses video footage of sporting events to automatically create player, team and game statistics. Currently the stats we see from sporting events are done by a...