Will the 4th iPhone have 720p Video?

720p video recording on the iPhone? Sounds awesome! The folks over at www.macrumors.com have discovered a tiny little line of code hidden within the inner workings of the iPhone OS 4 SDK. Will the next iPhone shoot HD video? You tell us: AVCaptureSessionPreset640x480 AVCaptureSessionPreset1280x720 Nothing is for certain. However, it’s relatively safe to assume that this feature will be included in iPhone 4. Obviously it would be a little strange for Apple to include a line of code like that if they were NOT going to include 720p recording. Whatever the case, Apple’s WWDC is coming up on June 7th so we can find out then. Read more »

1080p 5.1 Surround Sound Coming to Netflix Watch Instantly?

CNET has heard that Netflix will be rolling out 1080p and 5.1 surround sound to their streaming service later this year. The bandwidth necessary is not known yet but Zune has a similar service that uses 3 mbps of bandwidth. The one big question is what content will be available. Gizmodo points out that only 6 percent of the current video list is in HD. We’ll just have to see what happens. Read more »