In the course of 2021, Swiss public broadcaster SRG plans to migrate the DTH satellite broadcast of its TV channels on Eutelsat Hotbird (13° East) to HEVC/H.265 in preparation for the introduction of Ultra HD.
The EBU says the World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19) has closed with positive results for its members.
ITU has just published a new report that lays out how Artificial Intelligence (AI) could be used during the process of making and distributing television and radio content.
US technology company Imagine Communications has appointed Stephan Heimbecher as its new international director of consulting services.
Member states of the ITU have re-elected Houlin Zhao of China as secretary general during the Union’s 20th Plenipotentiary Conference (PP-18) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Catalin Marinescu, the president of the Romanian regulator ANCOM, will leave his post at the end of April and become the head of strategy at the ITU in early May.
Italy has completed the switch-off process of television broadcasting transmissions on 61 frequencies, the use of which had been causing harmful interference.
ITU has announced a new standard for High Dynamic Range Television that represents a major advance in television broadcasting.
The ITU has given its recommendation to a new series of audio standards designed to bring the listening experience closer to that of real life.
Europe’s Conference of Post and Telecommunications Regulators (CEPT) has agreed a common position against the allocation of the UHF band (470-694MHz), currently used by DTT, to mobile services.