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Forum: Freeview Today, 07:58
Replies: 14
Views: 1,524
Posted By technologist
I imagine because it is a lot cheaper to...

I imagine because it is a lot cheaper to do....
As you just need to code up one version and mux it into each local mux,

To stat mux each each mux would require 3 stat muxed encoders per station...
Forum: Advice Yesterday, 18:53
Replies: 28
Views: 861
Posted By technologist
You should not have retuned.... There are lots of...

You should not have retuned....
There are lots of other things that can go wrong outside your TV set /boxes.
But you can try to manual tune to get the channels back
Got to this page...
Forum: Broadcasting 08-07-2014, 19:47
Replies: 110
Views: 2,737
Posted By technologist
So you are saying that the government enforces a...

So you are saying that the government enforces a subscription based service which cost MORE than the cost of collecting the LF and prevents those who do not from receiving the BBC which is in TV ...
Forum: Advice 08-07-2014, 19:35
Replies: 2
Views: 312
Posted By technologist
Just read the gov.uk website...

Just read the gov.uk website

https://www.gov.uk/tachographs/overview
Forum: Broadcasting 08-07-2014, 18:26
Replies: 44
Views: 3,076
Posted By technologist
You mean like cisco project fresco...

You mean like cisco project fresco http://blogs.cisco.com/sp/ciscos-future-of-video-demo-wins-nab-technology-innovation-award/. This has a video
Or a PDF...
Forum: Broadcasting 08-07-2014, 15:49
Replies: 11
Views: 613
Posted By technologist
and with Row adaptive transmission - a very...

and with Row adaptive transmission - a very efficient page to transmit!
_ just one packet
Forum: Broadcasting 08-07-2014, 15:44
Replies: 4
Views: 463
Posted By technologist
But do you ever sell the same asset - the Hobbit...

But do you ever sell the same asset - the Hobbit was done in well over 170 Versions not just language but also edited for cultural and legal reasons...

At the moment a more or less territory by...
Forum: TV and Home Entertainment Technology 08-07-2014, 11:44
Replies: 30
Views: 1,379
Posted By technologist
The problem is that it is all cutting edge...

The problem is that it is all cutting edge technology ... And at base band about 100 Gbit/sec.
And who makes either camera or display with BT 2020 colorimetry yet ??

It has taken a lot to persuade...
Forum: Broadcasting 08-07-2014, 11:35
Replies: 11
Views: 613
Posted By technologist
Use a teletext font perhaps .. Many early...

Use a teletext font perhaps ..
Many early broadcaster web systems had to text pages .. As well as the softel/sysmedia systems, Tara did an engine which converted a page inti a jpg image .

But the...
Forum: TV and Home Entertainment Technology 08-07-2014, 11:22
Replies: 30
Views: 1,379
Posted By technologist
I agree that the industry should go straight to...

I agree that the industry should go straight to phase 2 ....

It is interesting to see how many people want to go to an inferior state..
Whether that is the TV manufactures , our transatlantic...
Forum: Broadcasting 08-07-2014, 11:04
Replies: 11
Views: 613
Posted By technologist
Yes you could use the graphics in the editing...

Yes you could use the graphics in the editing system and there were even camera systems to input a paper sketch but it was often easier to just input the letters ,
The comment I make about getting...
Forum: Broadcasting 08-07-2014, 08:26
Replies: 11
Views: 613
Posted By technologist
Teletext is used by most broadcasters to convey...

Teletext is used by most broadcasters to convey subtitles embedded in the video from playout to code and mux where they are either turned to DVB subtitles for DTT Freesat or encapsulated inti DVB...
Forum: TV and Home Entertainment Technology 07-07-2014, 19:43
Replies: 30
Views: 1,379
Posted By technologist
And this is the ebu view...

And this is the ebu view
https://tech.ebu.ch/docs/techreports/tr028.pdf

""""
This document contains an important and fairly complex statement. It may only be reproduced and distributed in its...
Forum: Sky 07-07-2014, 18:28
Replies: 122
Views: 8,447
Posted By technologist
The ofcom code has no place fir the ordinary...

The ofcom code has no place fir the ordinary viewer to gave any input ..

The key part is 15 d

to carry out periodic reviews of their listing policy and of channel listings made in accordance with...
Forum: Radio 07-07-2014, 18:16
Replies: 13
Views: 1,216
Posted By technologist
Yes unfortunately the BBC would not change the...

Yes unfortunately the BBC would not change the contractual arrangements that would have enabled Siemens to stereo-ise English local radio unlike what they did in the nations ..
( likewise back...
Forum: General Discussion 07-07-2014, 13:30
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By technologist
If you have an agency on the right t&c they will...

If you have an agency on the right t&c they will do all the employment and immigration checks that are now required .. Otherwise you are liable ...
They also can be useful if your cleaner goes on...
Forum: Sky 07-07-2014, 13:20
Replies: 85
Views: 13,847
Posted By technologist
Not really .... That is the meaning of due...

Not really .... That is the meaning of due prominence ...
On the first page may be nice.
But not an automatic assumption that a PSB channel is first in the list .

As one PSB channel when...
Forum: Sky 07-07-2014, 13:08
Replies: 85
Views: 13,847
Posted By technologist
No I do not ...... Note what I said on "how it is...

No I do not ...... Note what I said on "how it is implemented...."

BBC one certainly needs to be the first channel.
But BBC alba need not be in the top 20 or so,,,

Look at how the BBC...
Forum: Freesat 07-07-2014, 10:52
Replies: 67
Views: 6,540
Posted By technologist
Yes !!!! - and if the DSAT platform could be...

Yes !!!! - and if the DSAT platform could be split - Freesat could Go HD now with very few viewers using it missing out as the vast majority of Freesat Boxes are HD.
.. but Sky have 2million or...
Forum: Freesat 07-07-2014, 09:36
Replies: 67
Views: 6,540
Posted By technologist
Siimpe the LF is imposed by government ... As it...

Siimpe the LF is imposed by government ... As it has been fir almost 100 years ...
With the trigger being the owing of equipment,

The government employ some one to collect the money. .. Was the...
Forum: Freesat 07-07-2014, 09:23
Replies: 67
Views: 6,540
Posted By technologist
At DSO 2 which is when the temp muxes stop, the...

At DSO 2 which is when the temp muxes stop, the uk DTT platform will almost certainly change its modulation and coding , emitting the PSB's in HD only and having about 100 SD slots on the com muxes...
Forum: Sky 06-07-2014, 21:22
Replies: 85
Views: 13,847
Posted By technologist
You have forgotten BBC alba and s4c and local on...

You have forgotten BBC alba and s4c and local on yellow button

RB are not channels
Forum: Broadcasting 06-07-2014, 20:51
Replies: 44
Views: 3,076
Posted By technologist
BT2020 has a wider colour gamut But it is HDR...

BT2020 has a wider colour gamut
But it is HDR and HFR as well as gamut which will make the difference
...and the audio system also wants to get sorted out
Look at Report of the UHDTV Ecosystem...
Forum: General Discussion 06-07-2014, 17:26
Replies: 119
Views: 3,400
Posted By technologist
99% actually. See tfl...

99% actually. See tfl http://www.tfl.gov.uk/info-for/media/press-releases/2014/july/london-s-buses-go-cash-free-from-this-sunday


Here is the list of contact less cards they can use without getting...
Forum: Sky 06-07-2014, 17:16
Replies: 85
Views: 13,847
Posted By technologist
You are missing the point of section 310...

You are missing the point of section 310 ....
And how it is implemented.
There are about 16 PSB channels in content on the EPG and yellow button at the moment
And then the HD versions of BBC...
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