Posts Tagged ‘ HD ’

Zoom Q3HD Handy Video Recorder Does HD Video, Stereo Sound

Oct 11th, 2010 | By | Category: Digital Video Recorder, Internet TV, Podcasting Hardware, Video

Zoom has announced the new Q3HD Handy Video Recorder, which features HD video and HD audio (24-bit/96kHz) in a tiny package. While the Zoom Q3HD does HD video, Zoom emphasizes the recorder’s audio capabilities: The Q3HD uses the same microphone capsules as Zoom’s industry-leading H4n Handy Recorder. From live musical performances, rehearsals and recitals to […]



YouTube Bumps HD Resolution To 4K, But Still Limiting Length

Jul 9th, 2010 | By | Category: Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video

YouTube today announced support for videos shot in 4K (4096 x 3072 pixels) – a mega HD format designed for screens up to 25 feet wide. This level of resolution may seem like overkill – but devices like the iPhone are demonstrating that more pixels per inch is better, and TV screens are likely to […]



YouTube Blog: 1080p HD Is Coming to YouTube

Nov 13th, 2009 | By | Category: Internet TV, Video Software

YouTube has announced that they are now supporting HD Internet video sharing up to 1080p: We’re excited to say that support for watching 1080p HD videos in full resolution is on its way. Starting next week, YouTube’s HD mode will add support for viewing videos in 720p or 1080p, depending on the resolution of the […]



Nine Inch Nails Reinvents The Concert Video

Jun 7th, 2009 | By | Category: Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video

New media and cheap technology is making it easy for anyone to podcast, video podcast and create all types of media for the Web. It’s a mistake, though, to think that this revolution is limited to low-budget indies. Check out this concert video for Nine Inch Nails‘ performance of Survivalism, live in Atlanta, GA, May […]



YouTube Gets Twitterish

Mar 27th, 2009 | By | Category: Educational Podcasts, Video

From the YouTube blog yesterday came word of changes to how the video site announces updates and new features. “[A]fter watching you guys take to the forums and Twitter to discuss what else has changed, we figured more frequent, casual “release notes” would be good to publish as well. That way you can get a […]



Flickr Opens Video To All, Plus HD Video For Pro Users

Mar 2nd, 2009 | By | Category: Video

Photo-sharing mega-site Flickr has opened up to all Flickr users video uploads. In addition, paying “Pro” members of Flickr will now be able to upload high-def videos that everyone can watch in HD. Also announced today, Flickr users can submit their video creation to be part of the recently debuted Flickr Clock timeline view, which […]



Miro Updates Open Source HD Video Player

Feb 10th, 2009 | By | Category: General, Streaming Video, Video, Video Podcasts

A new version of free, open source HD video player Miro launched today. The makers of Miro 2.0 say that this is the “biggest update in the project’s history.” Miro is a collaborative project developed by the Participatory Culture Foundation (PCF), a non-profit organization, and by volunteers around the world. PCF has a mission to […]



Roke Player Now Streaming Netflix In HD

Dec 22nd, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video

Roku – the maker of the $99 Netflix Player, today announced (pdf) it has released support for streaming high definition (HD) content. Netflix is the first content provider to deliver HD content to the Roku player. Additional providers of HD content are expected in the first quarter of 2009. The new software will be automatically delivered to all Roku […]



YouTube Announces HD Video Rollout, New Landing Pages

Dec 19th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video

YouTube has announced two developments: the expansion of their HD player and a test of three new landing pages. Here are the details of the announcement: HD on YouTube Starting today, if you click the “watch in HD” option below any HD-enabled video, the video will automatically play in widescreen – so you can find out […]



Facebook, YouTube Now Offering The Best-Quality HD Video Sharing

Dec 7th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video

TechVideoBlog has measured the HD qualities of the various video services now offering HD video sharing, and it looks like YouTube and Facebook are now the leaders.  Here are the specs they measured, along with links to example videos: Youtube HD: 1280×720 – 2mbit/s H264 – full framerate – 44hz stereo 254kbit/s AAC audio Facebook […]