Creating a portable Slider Block with ACF

ACF’s upcoming 6.0 release brings support for block.json blocks, which means it’s now possible to build standalone, reusable ACF Blocks which contain all the fields, scripts, styles and templates required to display a block. One of the significant changes to WordPress 5.9 was the introduction of an iframe wrapper for blocks inside the block editor…… Continue reading Creating a portable Slider Block with ACF

How to watch (and where to find) the World Cup in 4k UHD on BBC iPlayer in the UK

The BBC is running the UK’s first live 4K UHD HDR broadcast trial for the Russian 2018 World Cup. It’s broadcast via the BBC iPlayer app directly on compatible smart TVs, The BBC do have a list of compatible TVs, but this isn’t a complete list. Due to constraints in live encoding of UHD material,…… Continue reading How to watch (and where to find) the World Cup in 4k UHD on BBC iPlayer in the UK

Sky Q Formula One UHD Failed Recordings

This morning was the first live qualifying of Formula One available in Ultra HD on Sky Q, and it’s looking like it’s caused issues for lots of people. There are reports on Twitter and Sky’s forums of numerous issues – “Part Recorded” or “Failed” for Qualifying this morning.¬†Other people report green screens, artefacts and blocky…… Continue reading Sky Q Formula One UHD Failed Recordings