Turkcell Uses Ericsson in LTE Broadcast Trial

by Tom Allen

Ericsson and Turkcell have worked together to deliver a live streaming mobile experience, using LTE Broadcast, in Turkey. The demonstration took place at a basketball game, and was part of Turkcell’s deployment of Ericsson’s …

Tags:Broadcast| Ericsson| Europe| Large Display Monitor| LTE| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 19


Ericsson and TIM present first LTE Broadcast concert in Italy

by Isaac Oburu

Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) and TIM, in collaboration with Samsung and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., presented a previously unreleased live concert of singer-songwriter Max Gazzè, broadcast for the first time in Italy in LTE Broadcast technology at …

Tags:Broadcast| Ericsson| Italy| LTE| Qualcomm| Samsung

LTE Interference Down in Czech Republic

by Tom Allen

The Czech Telecommunications Office has said that LTE interference to DTT households fell in September. 379 cases of interference were logged, down from 429 in August.

Tags:Europe| Large Display Monitor| LTE| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 42

IBC 2015 Round Up

by Bob Raikes

German STB maker, ABox42, was showing a new middleware solution that it has developed that is called ABox42 OPA (Operator Android). The middleware allows for the development of Android boxes with security for pay …

Tags:Codecs| Dolby Vision| DVB-T & T2| Field Monitors| IBC 2015| KVMs| Large Display Monitor| LTE| Mobile Display Monitor| SAT>IP| Security| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| UltraHD| Vol 22 - Issue 37

Mobile Video Keeps Climbing

by Tom Allen

Rory Murphy works for Equinix (a data centre and interconnection platform), while Matt Stagg is a network manager at mobile operator EE. They discussed the DTG’s working group, the Mobile Video Alliance, which the …

Tags:3G & 4G| Broadcast| DTG| DTG Summit 2015| Large Display Monitor| LTE| Mobile Display Monitor| Mobile TV| Streaming Video| Vol 22 - Issue 20

Qualcomm Focuses on LTE Broadcast

by Bob Raikes

Qualcomm was at the show to talk about LTE broadcast rather than making any product or technology announcements. First the company clarified how it is likely to be used. Spectrum and data connections are …

Tags:Broadcast| Large Display Monitor| LTE| Mobile Display Monitor| Qualcomm| TV Connect 2015| Vol 22 - Issue 18

Qualcomm Sets Up Local 4G to Stream UltraHD

by Tom Allen

Qualcomm has confirmed that it is developing a reference design for an UltraHD dongle, using its own Snapdragon 800 chipset (Qualcomm Hopes to Grow Content Availability With Dongle). The stick appears to use Android …

Tags:4k| HDMI| Large Display Monitor| LTE| Qualcomm| Streaming Dongles| Vol 22 - Issue 08

MediaTek Touches 150Mbps Down

by Tom Allen

Mediatek is building a 64-bit octa-core smartphone chip, as it competes against Qualcomm. The MT6752 will be in smartphones shipping by the end of Q2. All eight cores are based on ARM’s Cortex A53 …

Tags:Chips| LTE| Mediatek| Mobile Display Monitor| Mobile Processors| Vol 22 - Issue 06