DirecTV may be developing the pay TV industry's first 4K, or ultra HD network, according to several trademark applications it filed last week.
Television programmers should focus on producing dramas and other TV series in 3D, rather than use the technology for major sporting events such as The Masters golf tournament, the acclaimed film
French pay TV distributor Canal Plus plans to fold its 3D network on Jan. 24, after it managed to sign just 20,000 subscribers in the 18 months since its debut in June 2010. A Canal Plus spokesperson
Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) and DirecTV (Nasdaq: DTV) are the only pay TV providers that plan to deliver U.S. Open Tennis coverage in 3D, but CBS is talking other affiliates about carrying the 3D feed.