Research & Development
January 2018 - 4KUNIVERSE Adds HDR Support for 4K Linear, OTT
February 2018 - 4KUNIVERSE's 24-hour 4K linear channel launches in Tennessee (Jackson Energy)
March 2018 - 4KUNIVERSE's 24-hour 4K linear channel launches in Mexico (WhereverTV)
November 2018 - 4KUNIVERSE launches on HOTBIRD over Europe, Middle East and North Africa
January 2019 - 4KUNIVERSE's 24-hour 4K HDR linear TV channel launches on Ooredoo in Qatar
March 2019 - 4KUNIVERSE's 24-hour 4K HDR linear TV channel launches on Etisalat across Middle East and North Africa
September 2019 - 4KUNIVERSE is LIVE over Asia-Pacific and announced a multi-year satellite capacity agreement with AsiaSat 9.
- 4KUNIVERSE's 24-hour 4K HDR Linear TV channel becomes available on POST in Luxembourg
- 4KUNIVERSE's 24-hour 4K HDR Linear TV channel becomes available on Tivusat in Italy
March 2020 through December 2020 - Global pandemic, economy shut off to slow the spread of COVID-19, quarantine for 10 months, civil & racial unrest, citizens with a U.S. Passport are not allowed into Canada, Europe, and many other countries due to America's infection rate, and the stock market crashed. And on top of all of that, it's an Election Year. And a Leap Year. The Year of the Rat.
June 2020 - Matthew Mancinelli details the inner workings of his Hollywood career in an article he wrote on Medium.com
- 4KUniverse airs its first Primetime TV Special, a half-hour Fourth of July Fireworks Special in UHD. 100% of the proceeds were donated to Feeding America's COVID-19 Fund.
- 4KUniverse announces it is In Development on a New Year's Eve: Countdown to Midnight 2021 1 Hour TV Special.
August 2020 - 4KUniverse's promotional campaign "Go to your happy place" releases two videos (Driving through the forest) and (Cowboy)
October 2020 - 4KUniverse Network Awards are announced
2021 (Year 6)
February 2021 - 4KUniverse Multiverse, created by Matthew Mancinelli, is first announced