The prototype, which is being showcased at the Ceatec technology fair, can zoom in to 4x and maintain full-HD resolution.
Prototype system displays 16 times more details than any consumer panel.
Studio Ghibli has announced its first ever TV series, based on a book by Pippi Longstocking author Astrid Lindgren.
Toshiba plans to withdraw from HD DVD production, according to a report on Japan's NHK. This follows announcements by Netflix, Best Buy, and Wal-Mart to favor Blu-ray Disc format.
A Japanese company will soon test the first renewable energy source to harvest the power of the wind and ocean.
While Australia's free-to-air networks insist on showing shows from the '60s, '70s and '80s on our high-definition channels, the International Communications Union (ITU) has met to begin nutting out the standards governing 4K and 8K broadcasts.
This broadcasting behemoth is a Super Hi-Vision camera recording a stunning 33 megapixels at 120 frames per second.
Engadget manages to catch an 8K Olympics screening in London and comes away impressed with the sights and sounds.
Bringing outside electrical power could be a major relief helping cool down dangerously overheated reactors. Also, Japanese authorities raise the severity rating of the nuclear crisis.
The power company running the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant hopes to connect a new power line to help restore crucial cooling systems.