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CES 2016

4 Takeaways From CES

THR sorts through the trends that could have the biggest impact on Hollywood.

CES: 8K TV? What Do These Demos Mean for Consumers?

LG and Samsung were among the set makers that previewed 8K TVs, which are 16 times the resolution of HD.

CES: Touring the Show Floor With YouTube Stars Joey Graceffa, iJustine

"I'm not shooting in 4K yet," says vlogger iJustine as she checks out the latest technology from Intel, GoPro and more.

CES: ‘The Martian’ Becomes Fastest-Selling Live Action Digital HD Title With One Million Copies Sold

The Digital HD version of the Ridley Scott-directed sci-fi film starring Matt Damon was released on Dec. 22.

CES: High Dynamic Range Takes Off; Challenges Ahead

"There’s the potential that the studios will have to create multiple masters," warns SMPTE standards director Howard Lukk.

CES: NextVR Hosts Live Virtual Reality Broadcast of NBA Game

The startup has also worked with the NHL and Premier League.

CES: Digital Video Will Displace TV, Says YouTube’s Robert Kyncl

The executive highlighted YouTube's efforts in virtual reality during a keynote in Las Vegas.

CES: Steve Burke Explains Why NBCUniversal Invested In BuzzFeed, Vox

The exec spoke in Las Vegas as part of a media and marketing-focused keynote and panel discussion.

Netflix Launches in 130 More Countries, Reed Hastings Says

The exec's keynote kicks off the first official day of CES in Las Vegas.

iHeartMedia Heads to Canada, Continuing International Digital Expansion

The former Clear Channel, led by Bob Pittman, has signed an exclusive partnership with Canadian broadcaster Bell Media to get its iHeartRadio service over the border.

Fox to Buy Stake in Virtual Reality Glasses Maker

"The power of virtual and augmented reality enables us to deliver on our longstanding commitment to bring audiences exciting new creative experiences," says Jim Gianopulos, chair and CEO of 20th Century Fox Film.

CES: Ridley Scott Adds Star Power to LG’s Dazzling OLED Ultra HD TV Launch

The display is UHD Alliance-certified and supports Dolby Vision.