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5 HDR Technology ‘Amendments’ Loom for ATSC 3.0 Video Document, Says Richer

The A/341 document on ATSC 3.0 video and high dynamic range will go out in a matter of days for a four-week ATSC membership ballot that, if approved, will elevate the document to the status of a proposed standard … Subscribe to Read >>

Google's Chromecast Built-In Gaining Adoption in Multiroom Audio Market

German wireless multiroom speaker brand Raumfeld has Google Assistant voice integration in its sights after the rollout of Chromecast built-in late last month, Pablo La Rosa, general manager-music streaming, at Raumfeld parent Teufel, told us on a New York … Subscribe to Read >>

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ATSC 3.0 to Support Both HLG and PQ Transfer Functions for HDR, Says Richer

ATSC's Technology Group 3, which supervises the framing of ATSC 3.0, approved a ballot this week that would elevate the A/341 document on ATSC 3.0 video and high dynamic range to the status of a proposed standard, ATSC President Mark Richer emailed us Thursday through a spokesman. "The document includes support for HLG and PQ transfer functions,“ Richer said of the competing hybrid log-gamma and perceptual quantization approaches to HDR. It was Richer's first known public acknowledgement that ATSC 3.0 will support both HDR technologies. … Read More >>

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