Olympic 3D TV Coverage

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Hot off the lips of the BBC press machine comes the announcement that a small part of the Olympic games will be shown in 3D. Coverage will be on the BBC HD channel, and will include the opening ceremony, the closing ceremony and the highlights at the end of each day. Oh, and for some […]

Watch 3D in 2D

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There have been various trials of 3D programming on the BBC in the last 12 months. We’ve had some Wimbledon tennis in 3D, and the final of Strictly Come Dancing for example. But what you may not have noticed is that pretty much every time they broadcast in 3D, they are also broadcasting in 2D […]

Wimbledon 2011 Tennis Finals In 3D On Freesat

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The BBC has now announced it will be broadcasting the Wimbledon finals in 3D on Freesat. Coverage will be on the BBC HD channel, and will show both the mens and the womens finals live in 3D. The dates to watch out for are Saturday 2nd July and Sunday 3rd July respectively. You will of […]

Freesat Demos French Open In 3D

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We already know the BBC is preparing to broadcast Wimbledon in 3D on Freesat later this year. But you can also catch some of the French Open in 3D too. Unfortunately whilst this is a live feed 3D broadcast provided throughout the tournament, on Freesat it’s only being made available to retail stores in the […]

Humax Says 15 Years For 3D TV At Home

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It will be 15-20 years before 3D TV becomes a mainstream consumer technology, according to Bob Hannent of electronics company Humax. Speaking at a Westminster forum debate on the future of television technology, the chief technologist for the company, …