The 3D play begins
By Julian Clover
Once more BSkyB is ahead of the game, but its plans for a 3D television service in 2010 come even before the relevant bodies have decided on a standard, and there are plenty of them, writes Julian Clover
When BSkyB first began demonstrating its 3D technology to the financial community and industry leaders no one could really be sure where the technology was heading. Sky’s announcement this week made it plain, straight into its subscriber’s living rooms, at least those with $5,000 to spare for a new display. You may not need any additional equipment from Sky, which can run its 3D imagery on existing Sky+ HD receivers, but a trip to the retail park will still be required.
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