Within the United States Market, there are two competing technologies, MediaFLO
(Forward Link Only) and DVB-H.
Qualcomm Introduces MediaFLO
Broadcast Mobile TV Platform II-28
We are committed to working with local players to commercialise MediaFLO
mobile media services in Taiwan and drive business results for Taiwan's information and communications technology industry," said Neville Meijers, senior vice-president and general manager of Qualcomm MediaFLO
A citywide demonstration of the MediaFLO
broadcast mobile TV platform, including 30 channels of international content and interactive applications that allow users to chat, vote, rate shows and update their social networking site while watching TV
Features of the MediaFLO
applications include the following:
Recent digital technologies have emphasized the rapid growth in media-oriented industries, and this textbook, designed for broadcasting engineers and students, covers many recent developments such as DVB-H, DMB, ISDB-T and MEDIAFLO
Verizon Wireless customers have already been enjoying what MediaFLO
has to offer since January 2007 through its V CAST service.
runs its service across 6 MHz of bandwidth in the 700 MHz range of UHF channel 55.
It's great," said Michael Martinez, senior broadcast engineer at MediaFLO
TV USA, Qualcomm.
Clipcasting, FLO and MediaFLO
are trademarks of Qualcomm Incorporated.
We are thrilled to team with MediaFLO
USA to offer our customers an unmatched mobile entertainment experience that is changing the way we all look at TV.
Qualcomm has already met with mobile operators and television channels in Latin America, says Jeff Lorbeck, vice president and general manager for MediaFLO
at the company, although no deals have been formalized.
JHG clients include Qualcomm, MediaFLO
USA and MediaFLO
Technologies, National University System, Rogers Communications, Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc.
Keynote speakers from Qual- comm, LinkMedia, MediaFLO
Japan Planning, Participe TV and Kyocera discussed industry trends, highlighted new revenue opportunities, shared best practices and debated the future of the industry.
As a technology enabler and leader in the mobile media space, Qualcomm is continually looking to improve the capabilities of FLO technology to deliver more advanced broadcast services to our worldwide customers," said Neville Meijers, senior vice president and general manager of MediaFLO