Friday, October 24, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Internet Explorer 11 Toolkit Allows Enterprise Admins "Spy" On Their Employees
FCC Says Airwave Auction To Delay Until 2016
HP Broadens Moonshot Portfolio With Intel-powered Models
Microsoft To Keep Nokia Brand For Low-end Smartphones
LG Introduces Its First Octa-Core Application Processor
Cloud and Surface 3 Drive Microsoft's Revenue
Micron Urges Investors To Reject TRC Capital's Unsolicited Tender Offer
Facebook Returns To Chat Roots With Rooms App
Active Discussions
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
How to generate lots of different CDs quickly
Yamaha CRW-F1UX
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
 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
Microsoft To Keep Nokia Brand For Low-end Smartphones
Motorola Droid Turbo Rocks With Impressive Specs
New Portable Power Charger For Microsoft Phones
Nokia 130 Coming To Stores
Microsoft To Drop The Nokia Branding
New Updates for The Nokia X2
Motorola Launches Moto 360 Smartwatch, New Moto X, Moto G Smartphones, And The Moto Hint
IFA: New Nokia Lumia Smartphones Come With Enhanced Imaging Capabilities
Nokia Networks Completes Acquisition of SAC Wireless
Nokia Networks to buy Part of Panasonic's Wireless Network Business
Motorola Said To Make Google's Next Phablet
Lumia 530 Entry-level Windows Phone Released

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .