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2012-02-16 00:20:01

Tokyo, Feb 16, 2012 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today two Android-compatible mobile devices, the "docomo NEXT series AQUOS PHONE SH-06D" smartphone and the "docomo Tablet MEDIAS TAB N-06D", Japan's first devices compatible with V-High multimedia broadcasting service. The smartphone and tablet will be sold in Japan only from March and April respectively.Users of the two devices will be able to watch mmbi Inc.'s "NOTTV", a mobile multimedia broadcasting station that will begin...

2011-09-09 00:20:01

Tokyo, Sept 8, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today the unveiling of the first tablets compatible with its extra-high-speed next-generation LTE service, Xi(TM)(read "Crossy"). The "docomo Tablet GALAXY Tab 10.1 LTE SC-01D" will go on sale in Japan in the beginning of October and the "docomo Tablet ARROWS Tab LTE F-01D" in the middle of October.Both tablets feature large 10.1-inch displays and are powered by dual core CPUs running on Android(TM) 3.2. The light, thin and...

2010-02-10 08:00:00

PARIS, February 10 /PRNewswire/ -- DiBcom, a leader in the market for components dedicated to mobile TV reception, is announcing the launch of the DIB10096, a new circuit based on the programmable, multi-standard Octopus platform. The DIB10096, already available, supports Japanese ISDB-T in Full-Seg and One-Seg as well as European DVB-T, the two most widely used standards in the world today, and even more so since the recent launch of ISDB-T in Brazil, Argentina and Chile. The boom in DTT...

2009-12-23 23:00:00

TOKYO, Dec. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- ISDB-Tmm has been adopted as one of the standards for nationwide mobile multimedia broadcasting in Japan. Broadcasting using this standard is scheduled to start after July 24, 2011, when analog TV broadcasting will be closed down. ISDB-Tmm belongs to the ISDB-T family of technologies, and has been developed based on the same technology as ISDB-T. This technology is being actively promoted by the ISDB-T Forum, a group made up of approximately 80 Japanese...

2008-10-15 00:00:06

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Silicon Motion Technology Corporation (Nasdaq:SIMO) ("the Company"), a leading fabless semiconductor company that designs, develops and markets semiconductor solutions for multimedia consumer electronics, today announced that MegaChips Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 6875) ("MegaChips"), a leading fabless system LSI company in Japan, and the Company have jointly developed the world's smallest and lowest power consumption ISDB-T(1) mobile TV...

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The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).