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Technique Enhances Digital Television Viewing For Visually-Impaired
Scientists at Schepens Eye Research Institute have found that people with low vision can improve their ability to see and enjoy television with a new technique that allows them to enhance the contrast of images of people and objects of interest on their digital televisions...

NXP Announces Ultra-Low Power Terrestrial And Satellite Multi-Band Silicon Tuner For Portable TV
NXP Semiconductors recently made available an anytime, anywhere digital TV viewing experience with the launch of its first multi-band silicon tuner, TDA18292. Building on NXP’s pole position in silicon tuners, the TDA18292 supports the five global TV standards for portable devices and five prominent frequency bands...

BigBand Networks Launches Fifth-Generation Switched Digital Video Platform
BigBand Networks, Inc. recently announced its fifth-generation switched digital video (SDV) platform, BigBand Switched Video Services (SVS) 5.0. BigBand’s fifth-generation solution features performance and reliability enhancements designed to help operators deliver virtually infinite programming at a relatively low capital cost...

HWH PR/New Media Retained By iriver
iriver, the international digital device powerhouse, has chosen HWH PR/New Media to spearhead a major national PR campaign. Owned by global A/V force, Reigncom, Ltd., the brand is reemerging this year with an inventive and style-driven product line up of Multimedia Devices, Network Devices, and Content Devices...

Xtendwave Granted Patents For Technology That Improves Broadband Signal Strength And Distance For DSL And HDTV
Xtendwave, a technology company dedicated to changing the economics of delivering broadband signals over existing telecommunications networks, recently announced that the U.S. Patent and Trade Office approved three of the company’s key patents for issuance...

STMicroelectronics Leads European MPEG Decoder Shipments For Integrated Digital TV Applications
STMicroelectronics, the world's foremost supplier of ICs for TV set-top boxes (STBs), recently confirmed its leadership position for the shipment of MPEG-2 and H.264 decoder chips for use in integrated Digital TV sets (iDTVs) for the European market. These iDTVs are TV sets that integrate a digital TV receiver, and are today primarily aimed at the digital terrestrial broadcast market...

Korea's C&M Utilizes Harmonic's Technology To Power First High Definition H.264 Cable Service In Asia
Harmonic Inc. recently announced that C&M Co., Ltd., a leading cable TV operator in Korea with more than two million subscribers, has deployed Harmonic’s DiviCom Electra 7000 encoder for Asia’s first live high definition (HD) MPEG-4 AVC (H.264) video service in a cable environment...

NDS Partners With Kaonmedia To Support ASTER To Launch Advanced TV Services In Poland
NDS, the leading provider of technology solutions for digital pay-TV, recently announced that it has joined forces with Kaonmedia (Kaon) to deliver digital set-top boxes (STB) and DVRs, including a DVR for viewing in High Definition, to ASTER, a leading provider of media and communication services in Poland...

Hitachi Delivers Two DK-H32 HDTV Remote Box Cameras To New England Sports Network
Multiple Hitachi DK-H32 HDTV remote box cameras running via a bi-directional fiber optic network from Telecast Fiber Systems have been newly deployed by New England Sports Network (NESN), a Boston-based regional sports network, for the production of pre-game, intermission, and post-game shows for Boston Bruins hockey games and pre-game shows for Boston Red Sox games...

Toshiba's New LCD TV SoC Delivers Single-Chip Solution With Full 1080p High Definition TV Support To North American HDTV Market
Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC), a committed leader that collaborates with technology companies to create breakthrough designs, recently announced the latest addition to its popular line of system-on-a-chip (SoC) ICs for mass-market ATSC high- definition LCD TVs, the TC90413XBG...

Broadcom Powers RCA Digital-To-Analog Converter Box In Support Of The NTIA's Digital-To-Analog TV Coupon Program
Broadcom Corporation, a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, recently announced that the RCA DTA800B digital-to-analog converter box utilizes a Broadcom digital television (DTV) system-on-a-chip (SoC) solution designed specifically to facilitate the transition from analog-to-digital broadcasting...

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