TITLE

TV Seeks Slice of Mobile Pie

AUTHOR(S)
Schachter, Ken
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Red Herring;1/9/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Open Mobile Video Coalition, an alliance of broadcasters, has announced that 63 television stations plan to roll out mobile broadcasting for a new generation of mobile phones, MP3 players, GPS devices and in-car entertainment systems in 2009. Korean electronics maker LG showed prototypes of mobile phones, an MP3 player and a portable DVD player at CES that could receive signals under the Advanced Television Systems Committee standard. The technology promises live, local and national digital television transmission.
ACCESSION #
36602869

 

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