Wimbledon, which has previously played host to the launch of colour and high definition TV services, will this year for the first time be shown in Ultra HD.
The BBC has announced plans to screen its World Cup matches in the Ultra HD format over the BBC iPlayer – but its setting a cap on the number of viewers that will be able to access the coverage.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 has announced plans to start broadcasts in the Ultra HD format in late summer 2018.
Sky News is to use machine learning to identify guests at the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
The BBC has streamed its first live content in the Ultra-High Definition (UHD) format.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will transmit a handball match in Ultra HD resolution for the first time in Germany.
The Ultra HD service offered by Sky Deutschland will become available on the cable network of Vodafone Deutschland (formerly Kabel Deutschland) from January 30, 2018.
Marlin DRM, the open standard Digital Rights Management, has announced a compliance and robustness (C&R) framework for enhanced content protection (ECP) for ultra-high-definition (UHD) content.
The BBC is to screen the complete series of nature documentary the Blue Planet II in the Ultra HD and HDR formats.
The availability of 4K content is on the increase, but a new report says that despite growing sales of media streamers, set-top boxes, games consoles and UHD TVs, it is still not reaching consumers.