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NAB: AWS Elemental enables first live 4K transmission from space

Attendees at the NAB Show yesterday witnessed the first 4K UHD transmission from space when NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson was interviewed from the International Space Station. The transmission was enabled by TV technology provider AWS Elemental, whose CEO, Sam Blackman, conducted the live interview during a panel session called ‘Reaching for the Stars: Connecting to […]

NASA to live stream 4K video from space

NASA is set to produce its first-ever live 4K video stream from space during a session at the NAB Show in Las Vegas later this month. The US National Aeronautics and Space Administration will co-produce the panel with Amazon Web Services and NAB to explore how advanced imaging and cloud technologies are “taking scientific research […]

NASA launches Apple TV app

NASA has launched an app for the fourth generation of Apple TV, letting users live-stream NASA TV and access videos and images on-demand. The US National Aeronautics and Space Administration will offer more than 15,000 images, display 2D and 3D satellite tracking maps and deliver the latest NASA mission information. “The NASA app has been […]

Ultra HD space channel NASA TV launches in US

The US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has partnered with Harmonic to launch what they claim is the first consumer Ultra HD (UHD) channel in North America. NASA TV is now available via the SES AMC-18C satellite, with Harmonic currently in discussions with pay TV operators to carry the channel on their satellite DTH, […]

NASA launching US’s first UHD TV channel with Harmonic

The US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has tapped the support of video technology provider Harmonic to launch NASA TV UHD, which NASA claims to be the first consumer UHD channel in North America. Utilising a UHD video delivery system from Harmonic, NASA will deliver live and linear 2160p60 video content, enabling consumers to […]