Television influences much of our daily lives and viewers have always been captivated by television’s power to bring global Events into our homes. For example, one of the earliest major televised occasions was the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II (of the UK) in 1953. On that day, as well as much cheering and waving of flags, people celebrated by dressing up as televisions! And the power to draw us to the small screen is still strong today.

However, today, the small screen is not so small anymore. The mass-market of High Definition video and advent of flat panel displays has seen screen size grow enormously in recent years. 4K, Ultra High Definition seems perfectly placed to capitalise on the dominance of the small screen. Read the full technical paper.