Continuing to slash overhead at its Culver City studio, Sony Pictures Entertainment is laying off at least three dozen employees, according to knowledgeable sources. The company announced Wednesday…
Though the Academy usually saves the real fanfare to the creatives, engineers behind the scenes got their due at the 65th Primetime Engineering Emmy Awards, held Oct. 23 at the Loews Hollywood Hotel…
Prexy of Sony Picture Technologies Chris Cookson will be honored with the Charles F. Jenkins Lifetime Achievement Award at the 65th Primetime Emmy Engineering Awards, to be held Oct. 23 at the Loews…
While it's still unclear how many consumers will take a shine to new Ultra HD TVs, Sony is getting ready to launch the industry's first 4K streaming service this summer using an encoding system from…
Northern California's Cinequest has long been known for its tech and cinema experiments, but this year, the San Jose fest's toppers are planning on taking innovation one significant step farther…
As hyped as it's been at this year's CES, Ultra High Definition 4K television has been a technology searching for a reason to exist. But a panel Thursday agreed that UHD is essential for bringing the…
As some lament physical DVD declines, others foresee digital goldmine
Television manufacturers have a pretty new picture they hope will entice consumers to replace their current flatscreens.
Sony Pictures Technologies has upped a pair of its senior execs to new roles.
There was plenty of high-tech buzz -- about mobile and cloud computing in particular -- at Wednesday morning's panel of high-level studio technologists at the Variety Entertainment Summit, but the…
Race to dominate the digital cinema future a three-camera field