Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Huawei Sues Samsung Over Mobile Patents
Toyota Is Investing In Uber
Google Enhances Ads For Mobile Devices
LG G5 "Friends" LG CAM Plus, LG 360 CAM, LG 360 VR, LG TONE Devices Launch In US
Twitter Photos, videos And Names in Reply Tweets Will No Longer Count Toward 140-character Limit
Samsung Expands 750 EVO SSD With Availability and Increases Capacity to 500GB
Google's Paris Offices Raided
OCZ RD400 NVMe SSD Series Released
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > Nokia, ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, January 24, 2006
Nokia, Motorola, Intel Form Alliance for Mobile TV


Mobile phone giant Nokia has teamed up with other technology firms to promote the DVB-H technology standard for mobile TV, Nokia said on Monday.

Other firms in the alliance include Intel, Motorola, Texas Instruments and Modeo, owned by Crown Castle International Corp., it said in a statement.

The tie-up, called the Mobile DTV Alliance, aims to encourage open standards for TV broadcasts to mobiles, focusing on the North American market.

DVB-H (Digital Video Broadcasting - Handheld) technology bypasses mobile networks and broadcasts directly to handsets from TV masts, allowing millions of phone users to access the service at the same time.

It also allows them to use interactive services and order "on-demand" programs via mobile networks, which operators hope will be a new source of income.

Mobile operators are keen to exploit the marriage of mobile phones and TV as revenues from voice calls fall because of competition and regulatory cuts to call charges.

The Mobile DTV Alliance said more than 10 DVB-H network trials are under way or have been completed, including in Australia, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Britain and the United States.

It said most major U.S. markets are expected to have DVB-H infrastructure ready for use by 2007.

DVB-H competes with digital audio broadcast (DAB) technology, which is also under test by operators, as well as wireless firm Qualcomm's MediaFlo technology.


Previous
Next
Siemens, IBM Team up on Internet Telephony        All News        TDK to Support the VXA Alliance
ATI brings 3D Graphics to Cell Phones     Mobiles News      BenQ-Siemens Mobile Handset Brand Unveiled

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Lenovo To Release Motorola Modular Smartphone
Nokia Buys Withings To Connect People to Better Health
MWC: Ericsson, Nokia Offer 5G Timelines
Ericsson And Nokia Extend 3G's Capabilities Toward 5G Era
Nokia Settles Patent Dispute With Samsung
Motorola Moto 360 Sport Watch Launching Next Month
Nokia's Virtual Reality Camera 'Ozo' Priced at $60,000
New Nokia 230 and Nokia 230 Dual SIM Phones Coming Next Month
Droid Turbo 2 Coming In Europe As The Moto X Force
Motorola Introduces New DROID Turbo 2 and DROID Maxx 2
Motorola Outlines Android Marshmallow Update Plans
This Is The New Moto 360

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .