Author Archives: Jamie Carter

Jamie Carter
Jamie has been a freelance writer for many years, covering all manner of topics relating to HDTV, 3DTV, digital TV boxes, compact cameras, projectors, tablets, Apps, printers, and phone accessories. He has worked with a number of publishers, including T3 magazine, Techradar, Pocket Lint, and BBC Focus magazine.

 

Beyond 3D: what’s next for flat TVs

sky-sports-3d When the first plasma displays appeared in 1997 – from Fujitsu, Philips and Pioneer, they measured 42-inches, had a resolution of 852×480 pixels, and cost US$14,999. Fourteen years later and we’ve.. more
Posted in Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV, HDTV / 3D TV News

3DTV: The rich list

A 3DTV can cost as little as £450, but what you’re getting isn’t very good. Depending on what type of 3D you go for, there’s double-imaging going on or, just as.. more
Posted in Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV, HDTV / 3D TV News

Premier League in 3D: a game of two halves

sky-sports-3d As the Premier League kicks-off and Sky surges past 100 broadcasts in 3D, Techwatch caught-up with Darren Long, director of operations at Sky Sports. Which sport looks the best in 3D?.. more
Posted in Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV, Satellite TV News

Is Youview killing UK digital services?

In the world of consumer electronics, 1$ = 1£. We’ve all seen products that get released in the US for a certain dollar value, then weeks later are put on sale in the UK for the exact same number of pounds. That situation is becoming.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV, IPTV News

TiVo goes touchy-feely

What’s the most old-fashioned thing you’ve done lately? Penned a letter? Booked a holiday with a high street travel agent? Or maybe you’ve been planning your TV week using the Radio Times and a highlighter pen? The last one I’d forgive you for. Modern technology.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Cable News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

Court short: the 3D verdict from Wimbledon

Novak Djokovic lurches for a Nadal forehand, but can only loop a soft shot high towards his opponent, who waits at the net. A smash is inevitable, and in an instant the camera angle switches from just behind Djokovic to a diagonal position, still at.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV