Freeview achieves strong household take-up

A mere three months after Freeview ushered in a new era in New Zealand broadcasting, take-up figures for the period clearly show New Zealanders are embracing all that free-to-air digital broadcasting provides. Sales figures show more than 21,000 set-top-boxes have been purchased since Freeview’s launch in May, taking the total number of households with free-to-air [ Read More ]

TVNZ Digital Broadcasts go Widescreen

TVNZ will “go widescreen” on all digital services from 22 September 2007. This means television programmes that are made in widescreen will be broadcast by TVNZ in the 16:9 widescreen format on the satellite versions of TV ONE and TV2, as well as on TVNZ Sports Extra and the soon-to-be launched TVNZ6 and TVNZ7, available [ Read More ]